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TNPSC Group 2 Exam Analysis 2022: Good Attempts, Difficulty


TNPSC Group 2 Exam Analysis 2022: The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) conducted TNPSC Group 2 Prelims on May 21, 2022. Candidates who appeared for the exam can check the paper analysis from this article. Embibe’s subject experts have analysed the question paper and provided their reviews. Thus, candidates can check the TNPSC Group 2  paper analysis and check their performance.

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The exam analysis contains good attempts, the topic-wise number of questions, and the difficulty level of the exam. Candidates can check these details to know how they have performed in the exam. Furthermore, we have also provided expected cut off marks for aspirants. Thus, candidates can also know the cut off marks that they can expect for the current year. Scroll down to find out more.

TNPSC Group 2 Exam Analysis 2022: An Overview

Before getting into the detailed paper analysis, let us take a look at the overview of TNPSC Group 2 recruitment 2022 below:

Name of the ExamTNPSC Group 2
Exam Conducting BodyTamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Level of ExamState Level
Frequency of ExamOnce in a Year
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOffline
Type of PostsGroup 2 (Interview Posts)
Group 2A (Non-Interview Posts)
Selection ProcessThree Stages:
– Preliminary Exam (Prelims)
– Main Written Exam (Mains)
– Interview and Counselling
Official Websitetnpsc.gov.in

Overall TNPSC Group 2 Preliminary Paper Analysis 2022

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducted the Preliminary examination as per the schedule. Candidates can check the overall exam analysis for TNPSC Group 2 Prelims from the table below:

SectionsGood AttemptsDifficulty Level
General Tamil (SSLC Standard)80 to 85Easy
General Tamil (SSLC Standard)80 to 90Easy
General Studies (Degree Standard)60 to 75Moderate to Difficult
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard)18 to 22Easy
Overall150 to 165Easy to Moderate

TNPSC Group 2 Subject-wise Analysis 2022

Candidates can check the TNPSC Group 2 shift-wise analysis 2022 from here. We have provided the TNPSC Group 2 subject-wise analysis 2022 that will help candidates know topics from which questions are asked in the exam.

SubjectsNumber of Questions
General English/ General Tamil100
Aptitude and Mental Ability25
History and Culture07
Current Affairs10
Unit – 8 Tamil Culture15
Development and Administration04
Indian Polity13
Total200 marks

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TNPSC Group 2 Exam Pattern

The Commission prescribes the exam pattern for Prelims and Mains. Candidates can check the TNPSC Group 2 exam pattern for Prelims and Mains below:

TNPSC Group 2 Prelims Exam Pattern

SubjectsExam LevelNumber of Questions
General Tamil/ General EnglishSSLC Standard100
General StudiesDegree Standard75
Aptitude and Mental Ability TestSSLC Standard25

Important Points:

  • TNPSC Group 2 Prelims will be conducted for 300 marks.
  • The overall duration of Prelims is three hours.
  • The medium of the Prelims question paper is in English and Tamil, except for the language subject.

TNPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Pattern

SubjectsMaximum MarksDuration
Paper 1: Compulsory Tamil Language Paper (Descriptive)100 marks3 hours
Paper 2: General Studies (Descriptive)300 marks3 hours 

Important Points:

  • Paper 2 will be evaluated only for candidates who have secured minimum qualifying marks in Paper 1.
  • Candidates have to answer Paper 2 fully in Tamil or English.
  • Marks secured in Paper 2 will be considered for selection to interview and counselling.

Expected TNPSC Group 2 Cut Off 2022

TNPSC releases the cut off marks along with the result. Furthermore, the cut off marks depend on factors like the number of candidates who appeared for the exam, performance of candidates, difficulty level of the exam, and vacancies. Candidates can check the expected TNPSC Group II cut off 2022 below:

General158 to 162156 to 160
BC156 to 160155 to 158
MBC154 to 157153 to 156
BC (M)151 to 153147 to 150
SC153 to 156149 to 152
SC (A)147 to 150140 to 143
ST142 to 145139 to 143

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FAQs on TNPSC Group 2 Exam Analysis 2022

Candidates can check commonly asked questions related to the TNPSC Group II exam analysis 2022 below:

Q.1: When will TNPSC Group 2 Prelims be conducted?

Ans: The TNPSC Group 2 Prelims exam was conducted on May 21, 2022.

Q.2: What is the difficulty level of TNPSC Group 2 Prelims?

Ans: The overall difficulty level of the TNPSC Group 2 Prelims exam was easy to moderate.

Q.3: What are the good attempts for TNPSC Group 2 Prelims?

Ans: The overall good attempts for the TNPSC Group 2 Prelims exam were 150 to 165 questions.

Q.4: What are the minimum qualifying marks for TNPSC Group 2?

Ans: The minimum qualifying marks for Prelims are 90 marks. However, the minimum qualifying marks for Mains Paper 1 are 40 marks, Mains Paper 2 (interview posts) are 102 marks, and Mains Paper 2 (non-interview posts) are 90 marks.

Q.5: What is the expected cut off for TNPSC Group 2 Prelims?

Ans: The expected cut off for male general candidates is 158 to 162 and for female general candidates is 156 to 160.

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