TNPSC Group 4 2022 Notification & Exam Date
TNPSC Group 4 Exam Date 2022: Tamil Nadu Public Services Commission (TNPSC) conducts the combined civil services examination 4 (Group IV) for direct recruitment of candidates in group 4 services every year. TNPSC has released the annual recruitment planner containing the important dates of TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 on its official website i.e. @tnpsc.gov.in. TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 notification is to be released in March 2022 as per the annual recruitment planner 2022 released by the TNPSC. The TNPSC Group 4 written exam is scheduled for June 2022. The TNPSC Group 4 exam is conducted in an offline mode followed by document verification and final joining. The final joining is conducted by the respective departments which were assigned by the commission based on their marks. The following services are included in the TNPSC Group 4 exam:
- 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 Group 4 Exam 2022 – Overview
The TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 notification is going to be released in March 2022 as per the TNPSC annual recruitment planner 2022. Let’s have an overview of the essential details of the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022.
|TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022- Overview|
|Name of the Commission||Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)|
|Name of the Examination||Group 4 – Combined Civil Services Examination–IV (Group-IV Services & VAO)|
|Number of Vacancies||5255|
|Name of the Post||Jr Assistant, VAO, Bill Collector Etc|
|Application Mode||Online Only|
|Category||Tamil Nadu Govt Jobs|
TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022
The TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022 will be released in March on the official website of TNPSC. Candidates can check the following information on Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) Group 4 notification pdf like eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, important dates. A direct link to TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022 will be provided here for the candidates to download the notification when released officially.
TNPSC Group 4 Exam Date 2022
The exam dates of the TNPSC Group 4 2022 have been released in the annual recruitment planner of the TNPSC. Candidates can check the dates of TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 from the table given below:
|TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 Events||Date|
|TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022 Release Date||March 2022|
|TNPSC Group 4 Apply Online Starts||—|
|Last Date to Apply||—|
|TNPSC Group 4 Admit Card 2022||—|
|TNPSC Group 4 Exam Date 2022||June 2022|
|Declaration of TNPSC Group 4 Result||September 2022|
TNPSC Group 4 Vacancy 2022
There are a total of 5525 vacancies of the different posts have been released by TNPSC in Group 4 services. Through the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022, the candidates are recruited for the following posts. The no. of vacancies will be updated with the release of the notification.
|Post Code||Name of Post||Vacancy|
|2025||Village Administrative Officer (VAO) Officer||Available Soon|
|2600||Junior Assistant (Non–Security)||Available Soon|
|2400||Junior Assistant (Security)||Available Soon|
|2500||Bill Collector Grade-I (Post Code:)||Available Soon|
|2800||Field Surveyor||Available Soon|
|2300||Steno-Typist (Grade–III)||Available Soon|
TNPSC Group 4 Apply Online
The official notification of TPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 is going to be released in March 2022 and with the release of the official notification, the TNPSC Apply Online will also be activated. The interested candidates can apply online for TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 from the direct link mentioned below once the online application link is activated officially. The candidates are suggested to bookmark this page to get notified whenever the TNPSC Group 4 apply online link gets activated.
How to Apply Online for TNPSC Group 4 2022?
- Click on the link mentioned above and you will be redirected to the TNPSC official site directly.
- A page will be opened where you will get the registration and login form.
- If you are already registered for TNPSC Exams, then fill in the login details to apply for TNPSC Group 4. But if you are not registered, then first you need to fill out the registration form.
- After login, go to “Apply Now” and fill in all the required details i.e Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Education Qualification, Address, educational qualifications, and all the degrees you hold, etc.
- After that Fill in your communication address and Upload your Photo and signature.
- Before submitting the form, preview your details.
- Once you submit the form, the next step is to pay your fee. The application fee is acceptable in online and offline modes.
- Pay your fee through Debit/Credit card/Net Banking/E-Challan if applicable.
- Click on submit and Your form will be submitted successfully.
- Your Online TNPSC Group 4 application process is completed and you can take a printout of the application form for further use
Documents To Upload For TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022
Important things which you should keep with you while filling out the Application Form:
- Scanned copy of your Signature ( 1kb < Size < 12 kb ) in JPG format.
- Scanned copy of your Photo ( 4 kb < Size < 20kb ) in JPG format.
- You should have a valid E-Mail I.D with you which can be used for registration purposes.
- You should have valid Identity Proof with you.
TNPSC Group 4 Application Fee
The Fee for the General Category of Candidates is given below. The Ex-Servicemen, OBC, SC, ST, PwD, Destitute Widow of all Communities are exempted from paying the examination fee.
- A one-time registration fee of Rs 150/- with a validity of 5 years must be paid during fresh registration. Those who are already registered need not pay the registration fee.
- The Examination Fee for the GEN category is Rs. 100 which is only for TNPSC Group 4 exam.
TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria
All the aspiring candidates of TNPSC Group 4 have to abide by all the Eligibility Criteria Decided by the Commission.
There are different educational qualification requirements for the vacancies of VAO, typist, and steno typist grade III, field surveyor, and junior assistant and bill collector. The details of the same are below:
• Village Administrative Officer (VAO), Junior Assistant (Security), Junior Assistant (Non-Security), Bill Collector, and Draftsmen: The candidate must have passed the SSLC exam with the minimum marks that can grant admission to higher secondary courses.
• Typist: The candidate must have passed the SSLC exam with the minimum marks that can grant admission to higher secondary courses and Government Technical Examination in typewriting.
• Steno-Typist (Grade – III): The candidate must have passed the SSLC exam with the minimum marks that can grant admission to higher secondary courses, as well as Government Technical Examination both in typewriting and shorthand.
• Field Surveyor: For the recruitment to the post of a field surveyor, other things being equal, preference would be given to the candidates who are trained in the survey in industrial training institutes.
Computer Qualification For Typist and Steno Typist Post
Candidates should have passed the certificate course in the computer on office automation awarded by the technical education department for the post of Typist and Steno typist to be eligible for TNPSC Group 4.
Knowledge in Tamil
Applicants should also have a working knowledge of the Tamil Language.
The upper age limit and lower age limit for the candidates are given below. Age relaxation is applicable for all the posts as per Govt. norms.
|Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Field Surveyor, Typist, Draftsman, and Steno-Typist (Grade -III).||Minimum: 18 to Maximum: 30|
|Village Administrative Officer (VAO)||Minimum: 21 to Maximum: 30|
TNPSC Group 4 Selection Process
Based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination, the tentative list of eligible candidates will be announced on the Commission’s website for uploading all the certificates in support of their claim for onscreen certificate verification.
After verification, the eligible candidates will be summoned for counseling to allot the post and Unit / Department in the order of rank and category to which they are eligible as per the vacancy position.
TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern
The TNPSC Group 4 paper has 300 questions and the duration of the exam is three hours. All the questions will be Objective type. The candidates need to score more than the minimum qualifying marks. The minimum qualifying mark is 90 for all the categories. The questions on General Studies will be set both in English and Tamil and the questions on General Tamil/ General English will be set in the respective languages.
Candidates are given the option to choose either General Tamil or General English for answering the second 100 items apart from answering the first (75+25)100 items on General Studies and Aptitude & Mental Ability Test.
The latest pattern of the TNPSC Group 4 exam is as follows:
|Exam Type||Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks||Minimum Qualifying Marks||Duration|
|Objective Type (SSLC Standard)||General Studies||75||300||90||3 Hours|
|General Tamil / General English||100|
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus
The TNPSC Group 4 syllabus comprises the following sections.
- General Studies
- Aptitude and Mental Ability test
- General English/General Tamil
Two types of question papers will be set.
Type- 1:-: General Studies (75 items) + Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (25 items) and General English (100 items).
Type-2:-: General Studies (75 items) + Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (25 items) and General Tamil (100 items)
Out of the two types, the candidates are given the choice to opt for any one of them.
TNPSC Group 4 Salary
The TNPSC group 4 PayScale will be in Level 8 and Level 10 depending upon the post the candidates are applying for. The salary structure of TNPSC Group 4 services is given below
|Village Administrative Officer||Rs.19,500 – 62,000/-
|Junior Assistant (Security & Non-Security)|
|Bill Collector Grade 1|
|Steno-Typist (Grade–III)||Rs.20,600 – 65,500/-
TNPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket
The candidates who have successfully applied for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 will be required to download the TNPSC hall ticket/ admit card from the official website of the commission. The same will be made available on this site as well. The hall ticket is released separately for the TNPSC Prelims, Mains, and the Interview.
TNPSC Group 4 Answer Key 2022
After conduction of the TNPSC Group 4 Exam, the Commission will release the Answer Key. The candidates will be able to view the answer key and have an idea of the marks that they will be able to secure in the Exam.
TNPSC Group 4 Result 2022
After the release of the TNPSC Answer Key, the Result of the TNPSC Exam will be released. The result will be the ticket to appear for the next level of the TNPSC Group 2 Exam.
TNPSC Group 4 2022 – Counselling
After the declaration of the TNPSC Group 4 Result 2022, the shortlisted candidates will be called to appear for document verification. After the Verification of the documents, the eligible candidates will be summoned for counseling to allot the post and Unit / Department in the order of rank and category to which they are eligible as per the vacancy position.
Checkout: TNPSC Group 4 in Tamil
TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022 FAQs
Q. When will the TNPSC Group 4 Notification be released?
Ans. The TNPSC Group 4 Notification is expected to be released by the second week of March 2022.
Q. What is the age limit to apply for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022?
Ans. For the post of TNPSC Group 4 Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Field Surveyor, Typist, Draftsman, and Steno-Typist (Grade -III) the age limit is 18 to 30 years. Whereas, for the post of Village Administrative Officer (VAO) the age limit is 21 to 30 years.
Q. What is the salary for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam?
Ans. The TNPSC Group 4 appointed candidates will be paid a salary of Rs.19,500 to 65,500/- depending upon the post they are applying for.
Q. What is the syllabus for the TNPSC Group 4 Post Exam?
Ans. There will be three sections General Studies, Aptitude and Mental Ability Test, and General English/General Tamil for the TNPSC Group 4 Post Exam.
Q. Is the TNPSC group 4 exam tough to crack?
Ans. If you prepare all the topics in the syllabus then it will be easy for you.
Q. Is it possible for anyone to crack the TNPSC Group 4 exam on the first attempt?
Ans. Yes, with proper preparation and dedication it can be easier to crack the exam on the first attempt.
Q. What is the pass mark for TNPSC Group 4?
Ans. Minimum 90 marks are required for eligibility in the examination.