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TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus: The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) releases the TNPSC Group 4 syllabus on the official website. Aspirants who want to clear the TNPSC Group 4 Exam should know the syllabus completely. Understanding the syllabus and preparing well for the Exam helps students crack any exam. Knowing the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus helps students cover important topics with higher weightage or where scoring marks are easier. TNPSC Group 4 Notification was announced on 30 January 2024, and the Exam will be conducted on 09 June 2024.

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus to Know:

Every year, More than ten thousand Group 4 vacancies are announced by the Tamil Nadu Government. There are Lacs of candidates registered for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam. In this, few candidates sincerely prepare for the Exam. You must know the syllabus and pattern to crack any type of Exam. This page covers the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus for the candidates attending the TNPSC Group 4 Exam this year. The Tamilnadu Public Service Commission released a TNPSC Annual Planner in which the Exams conducted by the TNPSC are mentioned.



TNPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus

TNPSC Group 4 Exam: 

Candidates with a minimum 10th qualification can appear for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam. The curriculum for the Tamil Language Paper of the TNPSC Group 4 Exam was updated by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) last year. The Tamil language paper in the Group 4 examinations has now been made compulsory by TNPSC. In the Tamil language paper, there will be 100 MCQs.

TNPSC Group 4 Notification:

Tamil Nadu Public Services Commission conducts the TNPSC Group 4 Exam annually to recruit junior assistants, typists, bill collectors, village administrative officers (VAO), and steno-typists. The minimum qualification to appear for this Exam is 10th standard. The TNPSC Group 4 Exam is conducted offline, followed by document verification. The posting or the department of the candidates is purely based on the merit list. The TNPSC VAO syllabus and TNPSC Group 4 Exam syllabus are the same. All the details about the TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus Exam are given below in a link; you can click and read the complete guide about the TNPSC Group 4 Notification.

TNPSC Group 4 Exam 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)
Job Category TN Govt Jobs
Job Role Junior Assistant, Junior Executive, Typist, Personal Assistant, Private Secretary, Steno Typist, Receptionist cum Telephone Operator, Milk Recorder, Laboratory Assistant
Qualification Minimum 10th
Total Vacancies 6244 Posts
Salary Rs.16,600- Rs.75,900/- (Based on post)
Job location Tamilnadu
Application Mode Online
Notification Announced 30 January 2024
Last Date 28 February 2024
Exam Date 09 June 2024
Official Website www.tnpsc.gov.in.

To Apply: Click here.

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus:

The Syllabus for the TNPSC Exam includes General Studies, Tamil, and General English. Part A will be the General Studies with 75 questions and the Aptitude test with 25 questions. Part -B will be General Tamil & English with 100 Questions. All the questions will be of the objective type only. The question paper Standard is 10t/SSLC. The total marks will be 300.

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus Part -A:

Part -A of the TNPSC Group 4 Exam will be the General Studies and Aptitude & Mental Ability Test. The Topics for the objective-type questions are given below.

Part-A
Gerela Science – Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology
Current Events – History, Political Science, Geography, Economics, Science
History & Culture of India & Tamilnadu
Indian Polity
Indian Economy
Indian National Movement
Aptitude & Mental Ability Test

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus Part -B:

The Part B contains the object-type questions from General Tamil & English. The questions will be asked from three sections: Grammer, Literature and  Authors and their Literary Works. 100 questions will be asked for 100 Marks.

Part-B
General Tamil/English
Grammar
Literature
Authors and their Literary Works

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern:

According to the TNPSC group 4 exam pattern, questions will be asked from three subjects: Tamil Eligibility-Cum-Scoring Test (General Tamil), Mental Ability & Aptitude, and General Studies.

Question Paper Standard: 10th/SSLC

Question Paper Type: Objective Type

Time Duration: 3 Hours

Total Marks: 300

Total Questions: 200

Minimum Qualifying Marks: 90



Detailed Pattern:

Section Subject No of Questions
PART-A General Studies 75
Aptitude Test 25
PART-B General Tamil/English 100

Note:

  • The Question Paper will be bilingual (i.e the question paper will be available in both English and Tamil Langauge)
  • 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 the General Studies and Aptitude Test. (There are two sets of questions paper will be given)

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus:

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus in English:

General Studies: 75 Questions

  • General Science
  • Current Events
  • Geography, History and Culture of India & Tamilnadu
  • Indian PolityIndian Economy
  • Indian National Moment

Aptitude & Mental Ability Tests: 25 Questions

General English: 100 Questions

  • Grammer
  • Literature
  • Authors and their Literary Works

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus in Tamil:

பொது அறிவு: 25 வினாக்கள்

  • பொது அறிவியல்
  • நடப்பு நிகழ்வுகள்
  • புவியியல் வரலாறு மற்றும் இந்திய & தமிழ்நாடு கலாச்சாரம்
  • இந்திய அரசியல் மற்றும் பொருளாதாரம்
  • இந்திய அரசியல் நிகழ்வுகள்

திறனறிவு- 25 வினாக்கள்

பொது தமிழ்- 100 வினாக்கள்

  • இலக்கணம்
  • இலக்கியம்
  • தமிழ் அறிஞர்களும் தமிழ் தொண்டும்

For Detailed Syllabus: Click here.

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TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus (FAQs):

Is interview conducted in TNPSC Group 4 exam?

No, the interview is no interview in TNPSC Group 4 selection process. Candidates are selected on the basis of marks scored by them in the written examination

Is there negative marking in the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

No, there is no negative marking in the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Group 4 examination

How to prepare for the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

Interested candidates can start their preparation from NCERT books & Tamil Nadu State Board books. Books from Class 6-12 must be studied in order to cover the syllabus

What is the TNPSC Group 4 revised syllabus?

According to the revised syllabus, the Tamil Language paper has been made compulsory. Candidates must qualify this paper for the final selection


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