What is TNPSC ?

If we talk to the most of the youngsters that which job you would prefer in your future, a single voice will come that government job. It’s not a myth but it is true that many of the people love this particular job and many of them are very much particular about them. You must be thinking what this job provide that it has such a fan following. The answer is pellucid; the government jobs provide a secure and safer job with respect. After the implementation of the 7th pay commission there is hike in everyone’s salary who is employed in government job. When it comes to state wise then the TNPSC (Tamilnadu Public Service Commission) is being preferred by many people of the state.

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission recruits number of vacancies by conducting VAO, Group 4, and Group 2, Group 2A, Group 1 and other exams every year. There are many Government Jobs for almost all qualifications from SSLC to PG / PhD. Among them TNPSC Group IV Exam and Village Administrative Officer (VAO) is also the most popular exam .moreover, many students can say about 10-12 lakhs candidates apply every year from all over Tamil Nadu.

Who can succeed in this exam of TNPSC?

The answer is very clear, the candidate who is determined and dedicated towards the job will be able to qualify and clear the rounds of the recruitment.

Some tips and notification of TNPSc group 4 exam-


Candidates with a SSLC qualification are eligible to apply TNPSC Group 4 Exam.

Some tips for the success ladder

Just start with Tamil Nadu State Board Samacheer Kalvi Books. Just cover each and every line of the 6th STD – 10th STD Science, Social Science Books as per the TNPSC Group 4 Latest Syllabus.


As per Pothu Tamil / General English is the part in TNPSC Group 4 Exams that secures equal marks as the General knowledge. Grab your more focus and more concentration on General Tamil / General English.

Complete book list-

The focus of study-

1.       The state Board books are being considered as primary source of TNPSC Exam question setting for all Group Examination. So you should need to be through in the following school text books.

1-Social Science Books – 6th to 10th Std

  2-Science Books – 6th to 10th Std, (Additional 11th,12th Botany and Zoology)

3-Polity – 11th,12th Political Science

4-Economy – 11th,12th Economics Books

5-Geography -11th,12th Geography Books

6-Indian Culture – 12th Indian Culture Book

   7-Indian History – 11th, 12th Std books

  1.       Arihant General Knowledge – the most referred book for TNPSC Exams.
  2.       Current Affairs

1-Regularly read newspaper and take notes from The Hindu, Dinamani

2-Competitive Success Review/Civil Service Chronicle/Competition Wizard/Shankar IAS Academy’s Civilpedia, Pothu Arivu Ulagam or other GK monthlies(any one of these magazine)


  1.       Consider India Year Book by Government of India & Manorama Year Book
  2.       Also consider Pratiyogita Darpan.
  3.       For the General English / Pothu Tamil Portions

For TNPSC Pothu Tamil and General English portions you should study Tamil / English books from the Samacheer kalvi from  the 6th to 10th standard books and 11th, 12th also (many syllabus portions mentioned in the GT / GE are available in the 11th and 12th books also.)

Official Notification of TNPSC Group 4 examination 2016