TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022

TNPSC stands for Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. This is the body responsible for conducting this TNPSC Group 4 exam. As of 2022, they have revised the syllabus of the Tamil Language Paper.

On that note, let’s get to know more details regarding this TNPSC Group 4 exam.

Aspirants looking forward to appearing for the other government exams in the country can visit the linked article and learn more about the exam dates, syllabus, selection process and more. This will guide them through chalking out a preparation strategy for the competitive exams.

Candidates can complement their preparation of Govt. Exams from the links given below:

What is the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

TNPSC Group 4 is among the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission’s most extensive recruitment processes. Furthermore, aspirants consider this exam the most straightforward TNPSC Group recruitment paper.

TNPSC conducts this exam for the following positions:

  • Village Administrative Officer
  • Junior Assistant
  • Bill Collector Typist
  • Field Surveyor

Candidates are assigned the following posts based on this merit list. In addition, this body can give deserving students any of the following services:

  • Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service
  • Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat Service
  • Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service
  • Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service
  • Tamil Nadu Survey and Land Records Subordinate Service

TNPSC Group 4 notification 2021

Notification for TNPSC 2022 is yet to be released. The TNPSC Group 4 exam date will be released on the official website. Moreover, other details of this exam, such as eligibility, selection process, and paper pattern, the TNPSC will release later.

So far, let us look at TNPSC Group 4 exam details.

In 2021, 5255 vacancies were released. TNPSC is likely to release vacancies of up to 11,000 for recruitment of Group 4 2022.

TNPSC Gropu 4 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of this TNPSC Exam includes the following:

  1. Nationality
  2. The candidate can be a citizen of Bhutan, India, Nepal, or a refugee of Tibet who arrived in India before 1962 to establish permanent residence. Moreover, a person who has Indian origin and is an immigrant from Ethiopia, Pakistan, Malawi, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zaire, Uganda, Zambia, or Vietnam for permanent residence should obtain an eligibility certificate from the Tamil Nadu Government.

  3. Age Limit
  4. A candidate should be aged between 21 to 30 years for Village Administrative Officer. For the post of Bill Collector (Grade I), Draftsmen, Field Surveyor, Junior Assistant (Non- Security), Steno-Typist (Grade II), Junior Assistant (Security), and Typist, maximum age is 30 years, and the minimum age is 18 years. There will be age relaxation in the upper limit for candidates belonging to reserved categories.

  5. Age Relaxation
  6. Candidates from reserved categories will be eligible for age relaxations as follows:



    Age Limit (Upper)

    Village Administrative Officer


    48 Years

    SC/ ST/ OBC/ MVC

    45 Years

    Ex-Servicemen (SC/SC/ST/MBC/BC/ BSM)

    53 Years

    Other Group 4 Posts

    MBC/BC/Denotified Communities

    32 Years

     SC/ ST/ Destitute Widows

    35 Years

    Trained in ITI (For Field Surveyor & Draftsman)

    35 Years

  7. Educational Qualifications
    • For Village Administrative Officer post, the educational qualifications are successful clearance of SSLC Public Examination or any degree equivalent to it. Moreover, the candidate should qualify for college or higher secondary study courses.
    • For Bill Collector, Junior Assistant, Field Surveyor and Draftsman, the candidates should have completed the SSLC Public Exam or equivalent. Moreover, they qualify for college or Higher Secondary study courses.
    • For Typist, the candidates should have made it through the SSLC Public Exam and qualify for college courses or Higher Secondary courses for the typist post. Moreover, they should have cleared the Government technical examination in typewriting.
    • For Steno-Typist post, the candidate should have cleared the SSLC Public Exam, passed the Government Technical Examination in Shorthand and Typewriting, and qualify for the Higher Secondary or college courses.

Candidates can also review the TNPSC Group 1 eligibility criteria for their reference.

For more details, candidates can download the official notification and learn more about the recruitment process. Also, the best preparation strategy for competitive exams can be reviewed at the linked article.

To get the latest exam updates, study material and preparation tips for other government exams, visit BYJU’S.

Candidates can refer to the set of links given below to get details of the TNPSC Group 1 examination:

TNPSC Group 1 Result

TNPSC Group 1 Notification

TNPSC Group 1 Exam Pattern

Exam Dates for TNPSC Group 1

TNPSC Group 1 Exam Preparation

TNPSC Group 1 Syllabus

Frequently Asked Questions on TNPSC Group 4

How to place an application for the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

Individuals need to visit the official portal of TNPSC to place an application for TNPSC Group 4 exam.

How much application fee does one have to pay for the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

The application fee for the TNPSC Group 4 exam is Rs. 100 for General Category applicants and Nil for others. Veterans do not have to pay the costs for the first two attempts.

How many sections are there for the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

There are 3 sections for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam. They are General Studies, Aptitude, and General Tamil.

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