Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission exam is the name of the exam through which recruitments to government jobs in Tamil Nadu are made. The syllabus of this exam is according to the degree and qualification of the candidate. Some of the papers are also specific to the posts to which recruitments are made.
The Syllabus for TNPSC includes the subjects General Knowledge, General Tamil, General English, subjects from Post Graduate Degree Standard, Degree Standard, Diploma Standard, Certificate Course, Intermediate Standard, HSC Standard and SSLC Standard.
TNPSC GROUP I
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission offers recruitment opportunity by conducting TNPSC Group 1 Exam. Recruitment to various posts under State Services are done in three stages of examination – Preliminary, Mains and Interview. This exam is considered equivalent to UPSC Civil services as these posts are the highest recruitment of the State Government. Posts such as Assistant Director, Assistant Commissioner, Deputy Superintendent etc…
TNPSC GROUP II
The TNPSC exams are conducted by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission for the various vacancies in the Public Service Commission Sector. The Group 2A exams are conducted for all non interview posts such as Accountant in treasuries department, Assistant in Forest Department etc. The candidates will be tested on topics such as Current Events, General Science, History, Geography, and Culture of India, Indian Politics, Indian Economy, National movement in India, Aptitude and Mental Ability
TNPSC GROUP IIA
TNPSC Group II A Recruitment for Non-Interview Posts posts will be under the various departments like Tamilnadu Ministerial Service, Commercial Taxes Department Secretariat Service/Legislative Assembly Secretariat/Cooperative Subordinate Services. The required qualification for the candidates will be Graduation B.Sc. B.Com or other qualifications as per the post they have applied for. The age limit to apply for the TNPSC Group II Assistant Jobs in various departments will be 18 years and maximum of 30 years.
TNPSC GROUP IV
The TNPSC Group 4 Vacancies include, Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Typist, Stenographer (Grade III), Field Surveyor, Draftsman etc in Technical Education Department of Group IV. Applicants must possess Minimum General Educational Qualification, Must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of studies. Applicants must have good typing knowledge in English and Tamil languages. Candidates must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English. Age limit of the applicants must be between 18 to 30 years. Age relaxation will be applicable for reserved category candidates as per Tamil Nadu Govt norms.
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducts direct recruitment for the post of Village Adminstrative Officer (VAO) or Grama Nirvaga Aluvalar in Tamilnadu Ministerial Service. This post is similar to the post of Village accountant tasked with the responsibility of maintenance of record, record keeping and account of preparation of statistical returns. This exam is conducted every year by the TNPSC.