TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022: Tamil Nadu Public Services Commission (TNPSC) conducts the combined civil services examination – 4 (Group-IV) for direct recruitment of candidates in the following services in the state of Tamil Nadu:
- Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service
- Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service
- Tamil Nadu Survey and Land Records Subordinate Service
- Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service
- Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat Service
TNPSC recruits candidates for the post of Village Administrative Officer (VAO), Junior Assistant (Non – Security & Security), Bill Collector, Grade-I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist, Steno-Typist(Grade-III). In this article we have discussed in detail, the TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus and Exam Pattern.
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TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022- Overview
The TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022 is to be released in the 4th week of March 2022. The important details regarding TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022 are provided in the table given below.
|TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022|
|Organization||Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission|
|Exam Name||TNPSC Group 4|
|Post Name||Village Administrative Officer (VAO), Junior Assistant (Non-Security & Security), Bill Collector, Grade-I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist, Steno-Typist ( Grade III ), etc.|
|Exam Date||June 2022|
|Selection Process||Written Exam and Document Verification|
TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022
There will be three (3) papers for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam. All the questions will be objective in nature. TNPSC Group 4 Exam Paper has a weightage of 300 marks with a total time duration of 03 hours. Before we get into the TNPSC Group IV Syllabus, let us first have a look at the Exam Pattern.
|Exam Type||Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks||Minimum Qualifying Marks||Duration|
|Objective (OMR)||Tamil Eligibility-Cum-Scoring Test (SSLC Standard)||100||150||90||3 Hours|
|Aptitude & Mental Ability Test||25|
|Total (200 items)||200||300|
Points To Note For TNPSC Group IV Exam
- The TNPSC Group 4 Prelims Exam will be conducted in offline mode.
- The candidates have to mark the answers on the OMR sheet provided to them by the exam body.
- TNPSC has removed the General English and General Tamil section from its revised TSPSC Group 4 Syllabus.
- A new section Tamil Eligibility-cum-Scoring Test has been introduced by the TNPSC in place of the General English and General Tamil section in the revised TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus.
- There is no negative marking in the TNPSC Group 4 exam.
- After conducting the exam successfully, the TNPSC Answer Key is released. It gives the candidates to tally their answers and thereby raise objections if any.
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus
TSPSC has released the revised TSPSC Group 4 Syllabus on its official website. The TNPSC Group 4 syllabus comprises the following sections.
- General Studies
- Aptitude and Mental Ability test
- Tamil Eligibility-Cum-Scoring Test
TNPSC Group 4 Exam paper will be conducted in 02 different sets, the candidates are given the choice to opt for any one of them based on the language of the paper. The sections wise syllabus has been explained below in detail.
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus – General Studies
General Studies is the most common section among all the government exams across the nation, especially in civil services exams.
The TNPSC Group IV General Studies comprises of the following subjects:
- General Science
- Current Events
- History and Culture of India
- Indian Polity
- Indian Economy
- Indian National Movement
- History, Culture, heritage, and Socio-Political Movements of Tamil Nadu
- Development Administration In Tamil Nadu
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus – General Studies Topics
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus- Current Affairs
|Economics||Current socio-economic problems|
|Science||Latest inventions in science & technology|
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus Geography
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus – History and Culture of India
|History and Culture of India||
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus- Indian Polity
TNPSC Group IV Syllabus- Indian Economy
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus – Indian National Movement
|Indian National Movement||
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus- History, Culture, Heritage, and Socio-Political Movements of Tamil Nadu
|History, Culture, Heritage, and Socio-Political Movements of Tamil Nadu||
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus- Development Administration In Tamil Nadu
|Development Administration in Tamil Nadu||
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus – Aptitude & Mental Ability
The syllabus for aptitude and mental ability is discussed below in the table that is given below.
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus- General Tamil
The syllabus regarding the General Tamil paper of TNPSC Group 4 exam candidates may refer to the PDF of the General Syllabus which is given below. Candidates who are preparing for the TNPSC Group 4 exam can click on the link given below to download the TNPSC Group 4 General Tamil Syllabus PDF.
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus FAQs
Q. What is the TNPSC Group 4 Exam?
Ans. TNPSC Group 4 Exam is the Tamil Nadu Public Services Commission is the combined civil services examination – 4 (Group-IV) for direct recruitment of candidates for the post of Village Administrative Officer (VAO), Junior Assistant (Non – Security & Security), Bill Collector, Grade-I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist, Steno-Typist(Grade-III).
Q. What are the subjects for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam?
Ans. The TNPSC Group 4 Exam will comprise of three (3) Subjects: General Studies, Aptitude Test, and Tamil Eligibility-cum-Scoring Test.
Q. What is the exam pattern for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam?
Ans. The TNPSC Group 4 Exam will be of a total of 300 marks of 3 hours comprising of 200 questions.
Q. How many questions will be there for each of the subjects?
Ans. There will be a total of 200 questions. The General Studies will have 75 questions, Aptitude Test will have 25 questions, and the Tamil Eligibility-cum-Scoring Test will have 100 questions.
Q. What are the qualifying marks for the TNPSC Group 2 Exam?
Ans. The candidates will have to secure a minimum of 90 marks out of 300 marks.
Q. Will the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Objective in nature?
Ans. Yes, the exam will be objective in nature with Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).