TNPSC Group 2 Exam Recruitment 2022: Exam Date, Eligibility Details & Syllabus

TNPSC Group 2 Notification Out. TNPSC has just released the TNPSC Combined Civil Services Exam 2 Recruitment Notification. The board has the plan to conduct the exam on 21st May 2022. Go through this page you can get all related news of the Group 2 Exam 2022. Let’s see them one by one…

Last Updated: 8th November 2022

  • Group 2 Result Published – Selection List
  • Group 2 and Group 2A Vacancies have been reduced, approximately 326 Nos…
  • Hall Ticket Published — Download
  • Group 2 Online Application’s Correction Option Enabled…

TNPSC Group 2 Highlights 2022

Particulars Details
Online Application Start Date 23-02-2022
Application Submission Last Date 23-03-2022
Eligibility Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
Application Fees INR 100
Exam Language Tamil and English
Online Apply Link Click
Group 2 Mains Exam Date: 25-2-2023

Table of Contents

  1. About Group 2 Exam
  2. Vacancy Details
  3. Eligibility
  4. Document Required to Apply
  5. How to Apply
  6. Selection Process
  7. Exam Pattern and Syllabus
  8. Previous Year Question Papers
  9. Useful Links
  10. Group 2 FAQs

What is TNPSC Group 2 / CCSE-II?

TNPSC CCSE II full form is TNPSC Combined Civil Services Exam 2. Group 2 examination is conducted to select qualified persons for higher posts like Sub-Registrar, Assistant Inspector of Labor, Revenue Assistant, etc…

TNPSC Group 2 Vacancies Details

S.NO TNPSC Group 2 Posts Vacancies
1 Junior Employment Officer (NonDifferently Abled) 11
2 Junior Employment Officer (Differently Abled) 8
3 Probation Officer 2
4 Assistant Inspector of Labour 19
5 Sub Registrar, Grade-II 17
6 Special Assistant 1
7 Special Branch Assistant (Police) 58
Total 116

Previous Year Vacancies – More Info

Group 2A Vacancy Details

TNPSC Group 2 Eligibility Criteria

The interested candidates must be permanent Indian citizens. Moreover, to apply for the TNPSC Group 2 exam one has to meet the following eligibility criteria.

Educational Qualification

Any Degree from a recognized university.

The degree should be obtained in SSLC + HSC or its equivalent + UG Degree Pattern.

To read full details Click Here

Age Limit

To apply for this post Minimum age is 18 Years, No Maximum age limit for SC/ST/BC/MBC, and Others- 32 Years.

Post Name Minimum Age Maximum Age
Deputy Commercial Tax Officer 18 37
Other than Deputy Commercial Tax Officer 18 No Maximum age limit

Group 2 தேர்வுக்கு விண்ணப்பிக்க குறைந்த பட்ச / அதிக பட்ச கல்வி மற்றும் வயது வரம்பு பற்றிய முழுவிவரம் தெரிந்து கொள்ள Click Here.

Document Required to Apply

You can apply if you meet the above qualifications. It will require some documentation, we will see about that here.

  • Aadhar Card
  • 10th / SSLC Mark Sheet
  • 12th / HSC Mark Sheet (or) Diploma Certificate
  • PSTM Certificate
  • Community Certificate
  • Degree Certificate

How to Apply?

You can apply for the TNPSC Group 2 Exam Online mode only. Follow Group 2 Apply Online steps as given below:

Step-1 – Go to the official website of TNPSC (

Step-2 – Choose, New Register or Registered User

Step-3 – If you are new to this, first complete the New Register form using your basic info, mobile number, email id

Step 4 – Once again login to the OTR dashboard. Click the apply now button, now you see the current openings

Step-5 – Click the openings, and which one you want to apply to.

Step-6 – Fill in all the details that would be asked

Step-7 – Upload the necessary documents like photographs, and signatures.

Step-8 – Review the application form once again to check for any mistakes

Step-9 – Now select the payment mode- offline/online and pay the application fees.

Step-10 – Take out the Print Out of the Application Form for future reference.

Selection Process

TNPSC Group 2 2022 selection process has three stages.

  • Stage 1: Prelims Exam
  • Stage 2: Mains Written Exam
  • Stage 3: Interview / Personality Test

Exam Pattern and Syllabus

As we said above, the Group 2 Exam has three stages. the First one is Prelims Exam.

A Prelims exam will be contacted below we mentioned the method. Here is the detailed TNPSC Group 2 Exam Pattern for Preliminary Exam 2023.

TNPSC Group 2 Prelims Subject No.of Questions Maximum Marks
General Tamil / English 100 150
General Studies (Degree Standard) 75 112.5
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test (S.S.L.C. Std.) 25 37.5
Total 200 300

Note: TNPSC Group 2 Minimum Qualifying Marks for Prelims is 90 Marks.

Mains Exam Pattern More Details

Prelims Syllabus 2022

Coming Para you can find the Revised TNPSC Group 2 Syllabus for the Prelims Examination. It has three different sections. Let’s see it in detail…

  • பொதுத்தமிழ்
    • பகுதி – அ: இலக்கணம்
    • பகுதி – ஆ: இலக்கியம்
    • பகுதி – இ: தமிழ் அறிஞர்களூம் தமிழ்த்தொண்டும்
  • General English
    • Part A: Grammar
    • Part-B: Literature
    • Part-C: Authors and their Literary Works
  • General Studies
    • Unit-I: General Science
    • Unit-II: Current Events
    • Unit- III: Geography of India
    • Unit – IV: History And Culture Of India
    • Unit-V: Indian Polity
    • Unit-VI: Indian Economy
    • Unit-VII: Indian National Movement
    • Unit- VIII: History, Culture, Heritage, and Socio-Political Movements in Tamil Nadu
    • UNIT – IX: Development Administration in Tamil Nadu
    • Unit-X: Aptitude And Mental Ability

Download Syllabus PDF

Previous Year Question Papers

We have attached some TNPSC Group 2 Previous year question papers with answers in the below table. If you go through the paper you can understand the Group2 Exam.

S.No Particulars Details
1 2022 TNPSC Group 2 Question Paper Download
2 2018 TNPSC Group 2 Question Paper Download
3 2015 TNPSC Group 2 Question Paper Download
4 2013 TNPSC Group 2 Question Paper Download

Useful Links

S.No Description Get Details / More Details
1 Notification PDF- 2022 Details
2 Eligibility Condition Full Details
3 Prelims & Mains Syllabus Download
4 Exam Pattern [Revised] Details
5 Preparation Tips Download
6 Model Question Paper Download
7 Previous Year Question Paper Download
8 PSTM Certificate Download
9 Previous Year Cut-Off Marks Check Now

TNPSC Group 2 Exam Dates 2022

Below we mentioned some dates for the TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2021. The dates are only expected, it’s not confirmed in the news.

  • Prelims Exam Date: 21st May 2022
  • Prelims Result Date: 8th November 2022
  • Mains Exam Date: 25th February 2023

FAQ’s – TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment

Q. Do I need to be registered with the employment office to apply for the Group 2 exam?

Ans: No, It is not necessary to have registered with the employment office

Q. Is a PSTM certificate required to apply for Group 2 examination?

Ans: Yes, a PSTM certificate is required to apply for Group 2 examination. At the time of applying you have to enter the PSTM Certificate Issue Date.

Q. What are the jobs in TNPSC Group 2?

Ans: Sub Registrar, Junior Employment Officer, Probation Officer, Assistant Inspector of Labour, Special Assistant, Special Branch Assistant (Police)

Q. Which book is best for TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2022?

Ans: Samacheer Kalvi Scool books are best for Group 2 Exam. Download

Q. Is there any Negative Marking in TNPSC Group 2?

Ans: No, there is no negative marking in Group 2 Exam.

Q. How many attempts are there for TNPSC Gr-2?

Ans: Unlimited. You can write as many times as you want until you reach the maximum age.

Q. Does Group 2 have a compulsory Tamil paper?

Ans: Yes, Group 2 Main Exam has a Mandatory Tamil Eligibility Paper

Related Links

Previous Year Data

TNPSC Group-2 2018 Exam Dates

  • Notification Date: 10th August 2018
  • Prelims Exam Date:11th November 2018
  • Hall Ticket Released Date: 1st November 2018
  • Prelims result date: 17th December 2018
  • Main Written Exam Date: 23rd Feb 2019
  • Main Written Examination Result: May 2019
  • Certificate Verification: July 2019
  • Oral Test: 6-11-2019 to 30-11-2019
  • Counseling: 10-02-2020 to 15-02-2020

Last Updated:  9th November 2022

15 thoughts on “TNPSC Group 2 Exam Recruitment 2022: Exam Date, Eligibility Details & Syllabus”

  1. Sir I am completed nursing, now I am working in hospital .I have 2 year experience.shall I write to exam

  2. I’m studying M. Sc physics first year I have to written tnpsc group 4 exam coming sunday
    I want to know the vacancies in group 2 exam are allorted for every year or allorted by about their number of vacancies once for two or three years. I request you to send me clear answer .


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