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TNPSC VAO Exam

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) conducts Combined Civil Services Examination - 4 (Group-IV) 2017 Examination for the Direct Recruitment to the following posts included in the Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service, Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service, Tamil Nadu Survey and Land Records Subordinate Service and Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service.
 
Name of the Post and Post Code No. - Name of the Service and Service Code No. - Number of Vacancies (Approximate)
 
 
1. Village Administrative Officer (VAO) (Post Code 2025) - Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service  (Service Code. 050) - 494 Posts
 
2. Junior Assistant (Non - Security) (Post Code: 2600) - Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service (Service Code. 006) - 4096 Posts
 
3. Junior Assistant (Security) (Post Code: 2400) - Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service (Service Code. 006) - 205 Posts
 
4. Bill Collector, Grade-I (Post Code: 2500) - Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service (Service Code. 006) - 48 Posts
 
5. Field Surveyor (Post Code: 2800) - Tamil Nadu Survey and Land Records Subordinate Service (Service Code. 006) - 74 Posts
 
6. Draftsman (Post Code: 2900) - Tamil Nadu Survey and Land Records Subordinate Service (Service Code. 006) - 156 Posts
 
7. Typist (Post Code: 2200) - Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Secretariat
Service (Service Code. 006) - 3463 Posts
 
8. Steno-Typist (Grade–III) (Post Code: 2300) - Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service (Service Code. 006) - 815 Posts
 
TNPSC Group IV Exam 2017 Eligibility:-
 
AGE LIMIT (as on 01.07.2017)
 
VILLAGE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER - 
 
For SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all Castes -
 
Minimum Age - 21 Years
Maximum Age  - 40 Years
 
For Others -
 
Minimum Age - 21 Years
Maximum Age  - 30 Years
 
For the posts of Junior Assistant(Non-Security), Junior Assistant(Security), Bill Collector-Grade I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist and Steno-Typist (Grade -III). 
 
For Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyar), Scheduled Tribes and Destitute Widows of all castes -
 
Minimum Age - 18 Years
Maximum Age  - 35 Years
 
For Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes and Backward Classes (Muslims)
 
Minimum Age - 18 Years
Maximum Age  - 32 Years
 
For Others [ i.e., Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs ] 
 
Minimum Age - 18 Years
Maximum Age  - 30 Years
 
For the persons who are trained in Survey in ITI in Tamil Nadu, in respect of posts of Field Surveyor and Draftsman only
 
Minimum Age - 18 Years
Maximum Age  - 35 Years
 
EDUCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL QUALIFICATION: (As on 14.11.2017):-
 
Village Administrative Officer -
 
Must possess Minimum General Educational Qualification viz. Must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies (or) to College Courses of studies.
 
JUNIOR ASSISTANT (Non - Security), JUNIOR ASSISTANT (Security), BILL COLLECTOR, GRADE-I, FIELD SURVEYOR, DRAFTSMAN -
 
Must possess Minimum General Educational Qualification viz., Must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies or to College Courses of studies.
 
TYPIST -
 
I. Must possess Minimum General Educational Qualification viz., Must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies or to College Courses of studies.
 
II. Must have passed the Government Technical 
 
Examination in Typewriting:-
 
i) by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English (or)
 
ii) by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and Lower/ Junior Grade in English (or)
 
iii) by Higher / Senior Grade in English and Lower/ Junior Grade in Tamil.
 
 
STENO-TYPIST (GRADE- III) -
 
I. Must possess Minimum General EducationalQualification viz., Must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies or to College Courses of studies.
 
II. Must have passed the Government Technical Examination both in Typewriting and in Shorthand:-
 
i) by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English (or)
 
ii) by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and Lower/Junior Grade in English (or)
 
iii) by Higher / Senior Grade in English and Lower/ Junior Grade in Tamil.
 

 

TNPSC VAO Exam Registration / Application Form

TNPSC VAO 2017 Online Application Form / Registration:-
 
 
Apply online at website:- http://www.tnpsc.gov.in from 14.11.2017 to 13.12.2017
 
Applicants are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature.
 
Registration Fee:- Rs 150/- 
 
For One Time Registration (Revised with effect from 01.03.2017 vide G.O.(Ms).No. 32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department, dated 01.03.2017)
 
Note -
 
Applicants who have already registered in one time Registration system paying Rs.50/- before 01.03.2017 and those who have registered for One-Time Registration on or after 01.03.2017 by paying Rs.150/- are exempted from paying the registration fee for this recruitment if they possess valid registration.
 
Examination Fee- Rs 100/-
 
The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the fee concession noted below. 
 
Category - Concession
 
Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) and Scheduled Tribes - Full Exemption 
 
Differently Abled Persons, Destitute Widow of all communities - Full Exemption
 
Most Backward Class / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes Backward Classes (Muslim) - Those who have not availed three free chances so far in the previous recruitments may avail exemption from payment of examination fee.
 
Ex-Servicemen - Those who have not availed two free chances so far in the previous recruitments may avail exemption from payment of examination fee.
 
 

 

TNPSC VAO Exam Exam Dates

TNPSC VAO 2017 Exam Date:-  
 
TNPSC Group-IV Exam 2017 Date - 11.2.2018 FN 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


TNPSC VAO Exam Syllabus

TNPSC VAO Exam 2017 Syllabus:-
 
 
 
Click Here to download TNPSC VAO Syllabus (Refer Annexure-II).
 

Paper Pattern

TNPSC VAO Exam 2017 Pattern:-
 
Single Paper (S.S.L.C Std.) 
 
Duration - 3 Hours 
 
 
General Studies (75 items)
 
Aptitude Test (25 items) 
 
General Tamil / General English (100 items)
 
 
Maximum Marks - 300
 
Minimum Qualifying Marks for selection (All Communities) - 90
 
i) Two types of question papers will be set. 
 
Type- 1:-: General Studies (75 items) + Aptitude Test (25 items) and General English  (100 items). 
Type-2:-:General Studies (75 items) +Aptitude Test (25 items) and General Tamil (100 items). 
 
Candidates are given the option to choose either General Tamil or General English for answering the second 100 items apart from answering the first (75+25)100 items on General Studies and Aptitude Test.
 
The questions on General Studies will be set both in English and Tamil and the questions on  General Tamil/ General English will be set in the respective languages.

 

TNPSC VAO Exam Preparation

 
 
 
 
 

TNPSC VAO Exam Notification

TNPSC VAO 2017 Notification:-
 
 
TNPSC Group IV Exam 2017 Notification:-
 
Apply online at website:- http://www.tnpsc.gov.in from 14.11.2017 to 13.12.2017
 
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank (State Bank of India / Indian Bank) or Post Office - 15.12.2017
 
Date and Time of Written Examination - 11.2.2018 FN 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M
 
 
 
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