TNPSC Group 4
Junior Assistant in various departments
Typist &steno typist
Village administrative officer
Age: Minimum – 18 Maximum – 40
Education: 10th pass
Salary: 20,000 – 25,000
Points To Note For TNPSC Group IV Exam
The TNPSC Group 4 Prelims Exam will be conducted in offline mode.
The candidates have to mark the answers on the OMR sheet provided to them by the exam body.
After conducting the exam successfully, the TNPSC Answer Key is released. It gives the candidates to tally their answers and thereby raise objections if any.
Two types of question papers will be set.
Type- 1:-: General Studies (75 items) + Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (25 items) and General
English (100 items).
Type-2:-: General Studies (75 items) + Aptitude & Mental Ability 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 & Mental Ability Test
There is no negative marking in the TNPSC Group 4 exam.
The TNPSC Group IV General Studies comprises of the following subjects:
History and Culture of India and Tamil Nadu
Indian National Movement
TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2021 – General English
Part A – Grammar
Phrases and Meanings
Synonyms and Antonyms
Prefix and Suffix
Infinitive, Gerund, Participle
Noun, Verb, Adjective, Adverb
Simple, Compound and Complex Sentences
Part B – Literature
Figure of Speech in Poems
Appreciation Questions from
Poems – Important Lines
Dr. Karl Paulnac
Description of Places
British English vs. American English
Part C – Authors and their Literary Work
Match Poems with Poets
Nationality of Story
Author of Short Story
Nationality of Poets
Characters, Quotes, Important Lines from Indian Authors
Famous lines, characters, quotes from from Julius Caesar and The Merchant of Venice
Folk Art: Country and/or State
Themes in Literary Works
Nature centred literary works and Global issue Environment and Conservation.