TNPSC syllabus download in pdf for group 1, 2, 4 & VAO / Exam pattern details

TNPSC conducts exams for about 70 types of services and among them following are very popular. So in this post we gave officially mentioned syllabus to prepare for the recruitments. All are available to download/print in pdf format. Govt rules will be followed strictly in job placement for following services

TNPSC syllabus pattern

Group 1 exam

Group 1 is the most popular exam of TNPSC, because it is conducted for most valuable posts such as assistant commissioner, DSP, Deputy collector. So it contains two levels of exams which are preliminary and mains. Questions will be asked in degree standard and a UG degree is required to appear for this exam.


Group 2 exam

Lot of Posts are coming under Group 2,among them some types stands almost equally with group 1 posts so it is also considered as a most popular exam. It contains single written exam and oral interview. To appear for this exam UG degree in any / relevant field (based on the posts) is required. It also holds degree standard curriculum.


TNPSC group 4 exam

Candidates for group 4 positions are selected with a SSLC/10th standard level written exam and an interview. Along with educational eligibility technical qualifications are required for the some posts.


VAO exam

This exam is conducted only recruiting village administrative officers, it also just requires school level SSLC/10th qualification to appear for the exam. Lakhs of candidates are registering for VAO exam during every notification. Below links will show you the revised/updated syllabus.



Download TNPSC syllabus

Group 1Group 2
Group 4VAO


TNPSC Exam pattern / Total marks:

Know the total marks for which above exam is conducted and what are the sections present in question paper and each carry how many marks from following link. Minimum pass mark of each posts also available in the following link.

Click here for Exam pattern


You can use TNPSC authority website to find more details about each exams.

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