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TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022: Check Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022: The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducts the TNPSC Group 4 exam every year to recruit qualified candidates for the posts of Junior Assistant, Village Administrative Officer (VAO) Officer, Bill Collector, Typist, and Steno-Typist Posts by a minimum qualification of 10th standard. TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 for Combined Civil Services Examination-IV will be held on July 24, 2022 (9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.), as stated in the TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022.

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There is a change in the TNPSC Group 4 exam pattern this year. The government made it mandatory to include the Tamil Language in the competitive exams conducted by the Commission. The TNPSC Group 4 selection is based on a written exam for a duration of 3 hours and consists of 200 questions. Scroll down to know more about the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern and Syllabus.

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern: Exam Overview

Let us have an overview of the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 before getting into the details of the exam pattern.

Name of the CommissionTamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Name of the ExaminationGroup 4 – Combined Civil Services Examination – IV 
Number of Vacancies7301
CategoryGovernment Jobs
Name of the PostJunior Assistant, Bill Collector, Typist, Village Administrative Officer (VAO) Officer, Steno -Typist Posts
Application ModeOnline
Online Registration March 30 to April 28, 2022
SalaryRs.16,600- Rs.20,600 (Based on post)
Job LocationTamil Nadu

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022

The TNPSC Group 4 exam will be 3 hours and will consist of 200 multiple-choice questions (MCQs type). Candidates can check the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 revised exam pattern from the table below.

Exam Type

Parts

Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks

Objective Type

Part A

Tamil Eligibility-cum-Scoring Test* (SSLC Standard)

100

150

Part B

General Studies (SSLC Standard) 

75

150

Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard)

25

Total

200

300

Note:

  • Part B will not be evaluated if the candidate does not secure minimum qualifying marks of 40% (60 marks) in Part A.
  • The total marks obtained in Parts A and B will be considered for the ranking.

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022

The TNPSC Group 4 exam comprises the following section: General Studies, Aptitude and Mental Ability test and Tamil Eligibility-cum-Scoring Test. Candidates appearing for the upcoming TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022, can check the syllabus below:

General Studies

  • History
  • Current Events
  • Indian Polity
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Indian National Movement
  • Development Administration in Tamil Nadu
  • History, Culture, Heritage, and Socio-Political Movements of TN

Aptitude and Mental Ability Test

  • Simplification
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Area
  • Volume
  • Time and Work
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Puzzles
  • Dice
  • Visual Reasoning
  • Alpha Numeric Reasoning
  • Number Series

General Tamil

Candidates preparing for the TNPSC Group 4 exam can access the TNPSC Group 4 General Tamil Syllabus by clicking on the link.

Points to Remember

Following are the important points related to TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022:

  • The TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022 will be conducted in offline mode.
  • Candidates need to mark the answers on the OMR sheet.
  • After conducting the exam, the commission will release the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Answer Key 2022.
  • Candidates can get an idea of their score from the answer key, and they can also raise objections.
  • There is no negative marking in the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022.

FAQs related to the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022

Following are the frequently asked questions and answers related to the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022:

Q.1: What is TNPSC Group 4 Exam?

Ans: TNPSC Group 4 Exam is a combined civil services examination – 4 (Group-IV) conducted by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission for the direct recruitment of candidates for the post of Village Administrative Officer (VAO), Junior Assistant (Non–Security and Security), Bill Collector, Grade-I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist, and Steno-Typist (Grade-III).

Q.2: What is the pattern of TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022?

Ans: TNPSC Group 4 exams are held in offline mode throughout the state. Based on the new government orders, the Commission issued an advertisement notifying the new exam pattern. The Group 4 exam is divided into three sections.

  • General studies – 75 questions
  • Aptitude and mental ability test – 25 questions
  • Tamil language – 100 questions

Q.3: What is the total marks for TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022?

Ans: The total marks for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam are 300 marks.

Q.4: Is there a negative marking in TNPSC Group 4 examination?

Ans: There is no negative marking in TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022.

Q.5: What are the minimum qualifying marks for the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

Ans: The minimum qualifying mark for all categories is 90. Candidates will be eligible for selection if they score at least 90 marks in the exam.

Also, check:

TNPSC Group 4TNPSC Syllabus
TNPSC Group 4 Answer KeyTNPSC Group 4 Result
TNPSC Group 4 Hall TicketTNPSC Group 4 Cut-off
TNPSC Group 1 Exam PatternTNPSC Group 2

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