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TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022: Check Dates, Notification & More

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TNPSC Group 4 Exam 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.

TNPSC Group notification 2022 was released on March 30, 2022 and the last date to apply for the exam was April 28, 2022. TNPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket or Admit Card was released on July 14, 2022 on the official website. Candidates need to have their Application ID and Date of birth to download the TNPSC Group 4 Hall ticket 2022. Check out the article to know more about the exam date, admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, vacancy and other relevant details.

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What is TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022?

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission offers recruitment to various posts via TNPSC Group 4 entrance exam. The Combined Civil Services Examination-IV is a state-level entrance exam conducted in offline mode. The officials consider the marks in the test followed by certificate verification and counselling to shortlist candidates for posts. There is no interview round for selecting the aspirants.

TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022: Highlights

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

Particulars Details 
Recruitment TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 
Conducting BodyTamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Entrance ExamCombined Civil Service Exam-Group 4 Services
LevelState
Mode of ExamOffline 
FrequencyOnce a year 
Duration of Exam180 minutes
Maximum Marks 300
Selection ProcessWritten Exam, followed by Certificate Verification and Counselling

TNSPC Group 4 Exam Date 2022

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 that has been released on March 30, 2022. Candidates can check out the important dates related to TNSPC Group 4 Exam 2022 from the table given below:

EventsExam Dates 
TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022 Official Notification March 30, 2022 
Starting Date of TNPSC Group 4 Application ProcessMarch 30, 2022 
Last Date to Apply for TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022April 28, 2022 
TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022 Admit Card Release DateJuly 14, 2022
TNPSC Group 4 Exam Date 2022July 24, 2022
TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022 Answer key Release To Be Announced
TNPSC Group 4 Result Declaration 2022To Be Announced
TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022 Counseling ProcessTo Be Announced

TNPSC Group 4 Notification 2022

The officials release the notification every year for Group 4 services via online mode. Candidates can check out the notification to know the dates of various selection events, the application process, the selection process, and more. The notification is available in the form of a PDF. Furthermore, candidates can download the notification PDF from the direct link provided below:

Download TNPSC Group 4 Notification PDF 2022

TNPSC Group 4 Vacancy 2022

The officials release vacancies under various government departments. Check below the posts, departments, and vacancies offered via TNSPC Group 4 exam:

Name of the ServiceName of the PostVacancy
Tamil Nadu Ministerial ServiceVillage Administrative Officer274
Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service/ Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial ServiceJunior Assistant (Non-Security)3590 + 3 C/F
Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service/ Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial ServiceJunior Assistant (Security)88
Tamil Nadu Ministerial ServiceBill Collector, Grade 150
Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service/ Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service/ Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service/ Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat ServiceTypist2069 + 39 C/F
Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service/ Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial ServiceSteno-typist (Grade III)885 + 139 C/F
Tamil Nadu Ministerial ServiceStore Keeper in Tamizhagam Guest House, Udhagamandalam01
Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board Non-Technical Subordinate ServiceJunior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board64
Tamil Nadu Housing Board Subordinate ServiceJunior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Housing Board39 + 4 C/F
Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board Non-Technical Subordinate ServiceBill Collector in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board49
Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board Non-Technical Subordinate ServiceSteno-typist (Grade–III) in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board07
Total7301

C/F – Carry Forward Vacancies

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria

The officials prescribe the eligibility criteria for the candidates who wish to appear for the recruitment exam. Aspirants who fulfil the age, academic and other requirements can only apply for the entrance exam. Ineligibility found at any stage of the selection process will lead to disqualification. Check below the eligibility criteria for the TNPSC Group 4 recruitment exam:

Age Limit

The officials prescribe the minimum and maximum age to apply for the entrance exam.

Post-wise Age Requirement

PostMinimum Age Maximum Age 
Village Administrative Officer21 years30 years 
All other posts 18 years 30 years 

Note: There is an age relaxation of five years for reserved category candidates.

Educational Qualification

  1. Aspirants must hold a passing certificate for the SSLC examination or equivalent to apply for the entrance exam.
  2. For the post of a typist, candidates will also need a passing certificate in the government technical examination in type-writing.
  3. Aspirants should have knowledge of the Tamil language.
  4. Shortlisted aspirants will need a certificate of physical fitness for an appointment.
  5. Computer qualification is required to apply for the post of typist and steno-typist.

TNPSC Group 4 Registration 2022

TNPSC commences the online registration for the recruitment exam. Eligible candidates can apply for the test via online mode. The officials accept the applications up to the deadline only. Aspirants can access the TNPSC Group 4 Application Form on the official website of TNPSC. Incomplete or incorrect information in the form will lead to rejection. Check below the steps to apply online for TNPSC Group IV:

1st Step: One Time Registration

Candidates will need to provide basic details such as name, email-id, date of birth etc., to register for the exam. Aspirants will also need to pay a fee of INR 150 for registration. On completion, aspirants will receive a registration id and password.

2nd Step: Fill the Application Form

Login with the credentials and fill the application form with personal, academic and contact details.

3rd Step: Upload Documents

Upload scanned image of photograph, signature and certificate as per the specifications.

4th Step: Submission of Application Form

On completion, candidates must review the details and submit the application form. Aspirants must download and print the form for future reference.

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Centres

Candidates must select two District Centres to write the TNPSC Group 4 Examination. The candidates will be assigned to one of the two District Centres. Any request to change the location of the examination will be denied once the application form has been submitted. Candidates can check the list of cities and the number of centres in each city from the table below:

CityNumber of centres
Chennai Central13
Chennai North5
Chennai South6
Coimbatore10
Cuddalore10
Dharmapuri7
Dindigul9
Erode9
Kancheepuram13
Kanyakumari5
Karur6
Krishnagiri7
Madurai10
Nagapattinam8
Namakkal7
Perambalur4
Pudukottai12
Ramanathapuram8
Salem13
Sivagangai8
Thanjavur9
Theni5
The Nilgiris6
Tirunelveli16
Thiruvallur12
Thiruvannamalai11
Thiruvarur7
Thoothukudi8
Tiruchirappalli11
Tiruppur9
Vellore14
Villupuram13
Virudhinagar8

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.

TNPSC Group 4 2022 Admit Card Out

TNPSC released the TNPSC Group 4 2022 Admit Card on July 14, 2022 for the candidates who have submitted their applications for 7301 Group 4 vacancies. Candidates who are going to appear for the upcoming exam on July 24, 2022 can download their hall tickets here

TNPSC Group 4 Selection Process

The officials will shortlist the aspirants for the recruitment process based on their scores in the written examination. The Commission will release the cut-off list, TNPSC Group 4 Result answer key, and final merit list to notify the candidates who have been shortlisted. Only the candidates with their names on the list are eligible to participate in the further process of selection.

TNPSC Group 4 Counselling 2022

After the release of the selection list, shortlisted candidates need to upload all the specified certificates for verification. The officials will verify the eligibility of the aspirants through the certificates. On completion of the verification process, the officials will call the aspirants for the counselling round. The officials will allot posts and units/departments to the aspirants in the order of the rank and category to which they are eligible as per the vacant position.

TNPSC Group 4 Salary Details

Candidates can check out the salary structure of the TNPSC Group 4 posts from the below table:

Group IV Posts

Salary

Village Administrative Officer (VAO) Officer

Rs.19,500 – 71,900/- (Level 8)

Junior Assistant (Non–Security)

Junior Assistant (Security)

Bill Collector Grade-I 

Typist

Steno-Typist (Grade–III)

Rs.20,600 – 75,900/- (Level 10)

Store Keeper in Tamizhagam Guest House, Udhagamandalam

Rs.18,500 – 68,000/- (Level 6)

Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board

Rs.19,500 – 71,900/- (Level 8)

Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Housing Board

Bill Collector in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board

Rs.16,600 – 60,800/- (Level 3)

Steno-Typist (Grade–III) in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board

Rs.20,600 – 75,900/- (Level 10)

FAQs on TNPSC Group 4 2022

Check frequently asked questions related to the TNPSC Combined Civil Services Examination-IV 2022 below:

Q.1: What is the purpose of conducting the TNPSC Group 4 exam?
Ans: The officials conduct the exam to shortlist the candidates for recruitment to multiple Group 4 posts in various departments of the state.

Q.2: What is the qualification required to appear for the TNPSC Group 4 exam?
Ans: Candidates need to pass a minimum of the SSLC examination to apply for the exam.

Q.3: What are the jobs in Group 4?
Ans: Some of the job profiles under the recruitment are Village Administrative Officer, Junior Assistant, Bill Collector (Grade-I), Typist, Steno-typist (Grade–III), etc.

Q.4: What is the mode of the TNPSC Group 4 exam?
Ans: The officials conduct the recruiting exam of TNPSC in offline mode.

Q.5: What is the application fee to apply for the exam?
Ans: The one-time registration fee is INR 150. Furthermore, the examination fee is INR 100. Reserved category candidates are exempted from paying the examination fee.

Q.6: What is the age limit to apply for the entrance exam?
Ans: The age limit varies for each post. However, it is 21 to 30 years for a village administrative officer. For all the other posts, the minimum required age is 18 years. 

Q.7: When will the TNPSC Combined Civil Services Examination Group 4 be held?
Ans: The TNPSC Group 4 examination is scheduled to be held on July 24, 2022.

Q.8: What is the selection process for TNPSC Group 4 recruitment?
Ans: The officials shortlist candidates for various posts based on their marks in the written exam, followed by certificate verification and counselling.

Related Links:

TNPSC Group 4 Application FormTNPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket
Syllabus for TNPSC Group 4TNPSC Group 4 Answer Key
TNPSC Group 4 Exam DatesCut-off of TNPSC Group 4
TNPSC Group 4 Result

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