TNPSC Group 4 2022 – Notification PDF, Syllabus PDF, Exam Date, Admit Card

TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022

TNPSC Grade 4 2022 Recruitment: Every year Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) conducts Group 4  Exam to select eligible candidates for the position of level 4 officer in various departments in Tamilnadu Government.

On this page, we are going to see all the important aspects of the TNPSC Group 4 2022 Exam. Ie., We are going to see Group 4 Notification, Exam dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, and Preparation Tips. and etc on below.

  • 24-07-2022: Group 4 Exam Finished. Nearly 20 lakhs aspirants attended the exam.
  • 18-05-2022: TNPSC Press Meet: 100 Group 4 Vacancies have been increased.

TNPSC Group 4 Vacancies has been increased - Nearly 100 numbers

  • 29-03-2022: TNPSC Group 4 Notification Published!!!
  • 21-01-2022: General English has been removed from the syllabus and General Tamil has been made compulsory

Table of Contents

What is TNPSC Group 4?

Group 4 Exam Date

Group 4 Eligibility & Age Limit

Group 4 Vacancy Details

Group 4 Salary Details

Group 4 Apply Online

Group 4 Selection Method

 Group 4 Syllabus

Group 4 Sample Questions

Group 4 Useful Links

Group 4 Cut-Off Marks

Group 4 FAQs

Answer Key

What is TNPSC Group 4?

To say it is a one-word “Group 4 is a Jackpot for Tamilnadu Government Job Seekers”.

TNPSC Group4 Exam is one of the big recruitment processes of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.

The Group 4 Exam is conducted to select the Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Typist, Field Surveyor Posts by a minimum qualification of 10th Std.

This exam is one of the easiest examinations of all TNPSC Group examinations conducted every year. So this exam has a huge response from Tamilnadu Students.

In 2017 the TNPSC Group four recruitment process was brought under the TNPSC Combined Civil Service Exam IV (CCSE-IV).

TNPSC CCSE-IV is nothing but a combination of TNPSC Group 4 and TNPSC VAO Exam.

Group 4 Exam Date – 24th July 2022

Tamil Nadu Housing Board and Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board Vacancies are added with Group 4 Exam 2022.

TNPSC Group 4 2022 Exam Summary

Exam Name TNPSC Group 4
Post Name Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Typist, Field Surveyor
Recruitment Board Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Vacancy 7301 + 100
Eligibility SSLC / 10th Standard
Salary Rs.19,500 to Rs. 75,900 (First Month Salary)
Notification Pdf English


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Ok, let’s see the brief details about the Group 4 Exam 2022.

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TNPSC Group 4 Exam Schedule 2022

Group 4 Events 2022 Gr-IV Exam Dates (Tentative)
Group 4 Notification Release Date 29-03-2022
Online Registration Starts from 30-03-2022
Last Date to Apply 28-04-2022
TNPSC Group 4 Exam Date 24 July 2022
TNPSC Group 4 Result Date December 2022

What is TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2022

TNPSC Group 4 Educational Qualification

TNPSC Group 4 Minimum educational qualification is 10th Standard / SSLC for all posts.

The Applicant should have completed the SSLC or 10th as on the notification date of the Group 4 Exam.

TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit (As of 1st July 2022)

The age limit for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam is 18 to 32 Years.

  • Minimum Age – 18 Years

In some cases, the maximum age limit is 58 Years Ie., Based on the Applicants community and Educational Qualification.

Category Maximum Age
Maximum Age
(More than SSLC)
General 32 Years 32 Years
MBC, BC, BC(M) 34 Years 58 Years
SC, SC(A), ST, Destitute Widows 37 Years
The upper age limit for candidates appearing for examinations conducted by the Tamil Nadu Government would be relaxed by two years. Full Details

Technical Qualification for Typist

Aspirants must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting for the post of Typist and Steno-Typist

  1. by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English (or)
  2. by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and Lower/ Junior Grade in English
  3. (or) by Higher / Senior Grade in English and Lower/ Junior Grade in Tamil. More Details

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TNPSC Group 4 Vacancy Details 2022

Compared to previous years, the number of vacancies for Group 4 this year is very low. TNPSC has issued a notification for 7301 vacancies.

Post Code Name of the Post Department Vacancy
2025 Village Administrative Officer (VAO) Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service 274
2600 Junior Assistant (Non-Security)

Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service

2400 Junior Assistant (Security) 88
2500 Bill Collector, Grade-I Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service 50
2800 Field Surveyor
2900 Draftsman
2200 Typist Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service / Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat Service 2108
2300 Steno-Typist (Grade–III) Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service / Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service 1024
3210 Store Keeper Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service 1
Post Code Name of the Post Department Vacancy
3213 Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board NonTechnical Subordinate Service 64
3229 Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Housing Board
Tamil Nadu Housing Board Subordinate Service 43
3214 Bill Collector in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board NonTechnical Subordinate Service
3215 Steno-Typist (Grade–III) in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board 7
Total [7138 +163]


TNPSC Group 4 Salary Details

Below the table, you can see the TNPSC Group 4 Jobs list and salary details.

You will receive your first month‘s salary of Rs. 22683 when you pass the Group 4 examination and join the service. For full details on Allowance and Deductions – Click Here

Post Code Name of the Post Pay Scale
2025 Village Administrative Officer (VAO) Rs.19,500 – 71,900/-
(Level 8)
2600 Junior Assistant (Non-Security)
2400 Junior Assistant (Security)
2500 Bill Collector, Grade-I
2800 Field Surveyor
2900 Draftsman
2200 Typist
2300 Steno-Typist (Grade–III) Rs.20,500 – 75,900/-
(Level 10)
3210 Store Keeper Rs.18,500 – 68,000/-
(Level 6)
Post Code Name of the Post Vacancy
3213 Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board Rs.19,500 – 71,900/-
(Level 8)
3229 Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Housing Board
3214 Bill Collector in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board Rs.16,600 – 60,800/-
(Level 3)
3215 Steno-Typist (Grade–III) in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board Rs.20,600 – 75,900/-
(Level 10)
TNPSC Group 4 Salary Slip - Junior Assistant Pay Slip
Sample of Group 4 Salary Slip

TNPSC Group 4 2022 Application Process

Candidates can fill TNPSC Group 4 application form on the official website of the TNPSC in two parts – One Time Registration and Gr-4 Application.

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Fees 2022

Community Group 4 Application Fee One Time Registration Fee
General / OBC Rs. 100/- Rs. 150/-
SC / ST / PWD / Widow Nil /- Rs. 150/-

How to Apply TNPSC Group 4 Online

You can apply for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Online mode only. Follow Group 4 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 photograph and signature.

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.

Apply Online Now – Click

TNPSC Group 4 Selection Process 2022

TNPSC Group 4 2022 selection process has two stages. Generally, the Group4 exam is coming under one of the direct recruitment of TNPSC jobs.

Stage 1: Written Test

Stage 2: Document Verification

TNPSC Group 4 Old Papers – Click Here

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2022

Aspirants should make a preparation strategy in accordance with the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern for better performance.

S.No Topic No.Of Questions Max. Marks
1 General Tamil 100 150
2 General Studies 75 112.5
3 Aptitude & Mental Ability 25 37.5
Total 200 300

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022

General Tamil (Tamil Eligibility-cum-Scoring Test)

General Science

Current Events


History & Culture of India & Tamilnadu

Indian Polity

Indian Economy

Aptitude and Mental Ability Test

To read the full syllabus – Click Here

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Strategy - Question Breakup

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How to Prepare for TNPSC Group 4

To clear the TNPSC Group 4 Exam on the very first attempt follow the steps while you prepare.

  1. First, study the Group 4 Syllabus clearly as well as keep a hard copy of the Gr-4 Syllabus.
  2. Start your preparation as on Group 4 Syllabus, Cover every topic on Syllabus.
  3. It is good to read Group 4 Topics in Tamil Nadu School Books.
  4. Take handwritten notes for Quick Revision.
  5. Take daily and weekly tests. (Model Questions)
  6. Weekly one Old Question Paper Analysis.

Group 4 Sample Questions 2022

1. தாயுமானவர் ஆற்றிய பணி எது? (Tamil)

  1. அரசுக்கணக்கர்
  2. தட்டச்சுப்பணியாளர்
  3. பத்திரிக்கையாளர்
  4. இசைப்பணியாளர்

2. மது அருந்தி வாகனம் ஓட்டுவதை கண்டுபிடிக்கும் சுவாசப் பகுப்பாய்வு சோதனையில் பயன்படும் சேர்மம் / The compound used in breath analysis test for drunken driving is? (Science)

  1. K2Cr2O7
  2. KI
  3. KMnO4
  4. CuSO4

3. 1951 ஆம் ஆண்டு மக்கள் தொகை பெருக்க வீதம் இவ்வாறு அழைக்கப்படுகிறது? / In the year 1951, the population growth rate is called? (Economics)

  1. பெரும் பிரிவினை ஆண்டு / Year of Great Divide
  2. மக்கள் தொகை வெடிப்பு ஆண்டு / Year of Population Explosion
  3. மக்கள் தொகை ஆண்டு / Year of Population
  4. சிறுபிளவு ஆண்டு / Year of Small Divide

4. மாட்டுவண்டி சக்கரத்தின் ஆரம் 35செ.மீ அது 154 மீ தொலைவை கடந்தால் அச்சக்கரம் எத்தனை முழுச்சுற்றுகள் சுற்றியிருக்கும் / The radius of a cart wheel is 35cm. How many revolutions does it make in traveling a distance of 154 m? (Maths)

  1. 70
  2. 189
  3. 119
  4. 86

Check: Group 4 Previous Year Papers

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TNPSC Group 4 Information 2022

The full description of the Group 4 exam is given in the table below. You do not have to wander through the Gr-IV selection details separately, We provide all the details here. All details are provided on separate pages for your convenience. To download the official notification Click Here

S.No Description Get Details
1 TNPSC Group IV Notification 2022 Details
2 Group 4 Eligibility Condition 2022 Details
3 TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022 Download
4 TNPSC Gr-4 Exam Pattern 2022 Check Here
5 Model Question Papers 2022 Download
6 Previous Year Question Papers (2011 to 2019) Download
7 TNPSC Group 4 Study Materials 2022 Download
8 PSTM Certificate Download Pdf Download
9 TNPSC Group 4 Cut off Marks Check Here
10 TNPSC Group 4 Result and Counseling Details Check Here
11 Online Certificate Verification Procedure More Details
12 Hall Ticket / Admit Card Download

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TNPSC Group 4 Cut-Off Marks 2022

We below-mentioned the TNPSC Group 4 Cut-off mark list for the post of Junior Assitant and Bill Collector. It will give you a fair idea about Group 4 Pass Mark.

If you want to get a job, you have to answer any of the questions we mentioned below.

TNPSC Group 4 2022 Expected cut-off Marks
Category Male Female
General 162 161
BC 160 159
MBC 160 159
BC(M) 152 148
SC 158 154
SC(A) 153 151
ST 151 148
Note: Based on the number of correct questions
The competition of the Group 4 Exam 2022 would be very high compared to previous years.

FAQs – TNPSC Group 4 2022

Q. When will TNPSC Group 4 Notification be Announced?

Ans: The TNPSC Group 4 announcement will be made in March 2022, according to the Annual Planner 2022

Q. When will the TNPSC Group 4 Exam be conducted?

Ans: The TNPSC Group 4 exam will take place coming July 24, 2022.

Q. Why not Field Surveyor, and Draftsman Posts are not included in Group 4 Recruitment 2022?

Ans: The qualification of Field Surveyor and Draftsman has been changed to Diploma Civil. So they are not included in Group 4 Recruitment 2022.

Q. How many days is the gap between TNPSC Group 4 Exam Notification and Exam?

Ans: 116 Days

Q. Can degree holders write the Group 4 Exam 2022?

Ans: Oh Yes, Anyone who has completed the 10th class can write the Group 4 Exam

Q. I am doing my final year… Can I apply for the upcoming Group 4 Exam??

Ans: Oh Yes, As we said above anyone who has completed the 10th class can write the Gr-4 Exam

Q. I have just started 18 years old … Can I apply for the Group 4 exam 2022?

Ans: No, As of July 2022, 18 years should have been completed

Q. Will the TNPSC Group 4 exam question paper be in English?

Ans: Yes, the exam question paper will be in both Tamil and English

Q. Can we take General English instead of General Tamil in Group 4 Exam 2022?

Ans: No, As per the latest syllabus, there is no General English part in Group 4 exam. General Tamil Part only available.

Q. How many marks to get a pass in the TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2022?

Ans: Minimum Qualifying Marks for Group 4 selection is 90 Marks.

Q. Is the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Conducted Every Year?

Ans: Most likely, the TNPSC Group 4 exam is held every year.

Q. Which certificates will need to apply for TNPSC Group 4 Exams?

Ans: 10th / SSLC Certificate, Community Certificate, Aaddar Card, Valid E-Mail ID, and Phone Number

Q. Do I need original certificates to apply for Group 4 exam?

Ans: Certificate numbers are sufficient to apply. But at the time of certification verification, you should have the original version of all the certificates.

Q. What Jobs Do We Get After Clearing the TNPSC Group 4 exam?

Ans: Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist, Steno-Typist (Grade–III)

Q. How many times can I appear for TNPSC Group 4 exam?

There is no limit to appearing for the TNPSC Group 4 Exam until you cross the age limit.

Q. Is there any interview for TNPSC Group 4 Exam?

Ans: No, there is no interview in the TNPSC Group 4 Exam

Q. Is there a negative marking in the TNPSC Group 4 Exam?

Ans: No, there is no negative marking.

Q. Do I need typing to apply for Group 4 exam?

Ans: No, But typing is required to apply especially for typist posts

Q. Is TNPSC Group 4 exam tough or easy?

Ans: For those who study all the topics in the syllabus, this is very easy. To others, it may seem tough.

Q. Where can I get the TNPSC Group 4 previous year’s question papers?

Ans: You can be obtained from our website, or from the official website of TNPSC,

Q. Which book is best for TNPSC Group 4 Exam Preparation?

Ans: School Textbooks are the best and enough for Group 4 2022 Preparation.

Q. When will the TNPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket 2022 be released?

Ans: TNPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket will avail from July 5, 2022. More Info..,

Search Terms:

  • TNPSC Group 4 exam notification 2022
  • www tnpsc gov in group 4 notification
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This year TNPSC Group 2 Exam takes place before the Group 4 Exams. So If you prepare well for the Group 2 Exam, It will be helpful for the Group 4 Exam 2022.

Group 4 Previous Recruitment

TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2019 Details

S.No Gr-4 2019 Examination Details More Details
1 Date of Notification 14-06-2019
2 Total Vacancy 9882
3 Exam Date 01-09-2019
4 Result Date 12-11-2019
5 Counseling Date January 2020
6 Distribution of Appointment Letters July 2020
7 No of the Candidates Appeared Around 16 lakhs

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Last Updated: 07.00 AM – 14th July 2022

129 thoughts on “TNPSC Group 4 2022 – Notification PDF, Syllabus PDF, Exam Date, Admit Card”

  1. Hello, sir i am current graduating student & i complete english
    junior typewriting but certificate is not issued iam eligible for
    this examination

  2. Sir, I am from Pondicherry. BC catagory . date of birth 1990 December. do Pondicherry people considered general catagory?

  3. hi sir how to apply the (my community certificate ) Christion aunthathiyar cast this option not add for the cast column but my school certificate SCA

  4. Application la ( diplomo) university matri apply panniullen
    Enaku certificate verification pokumpothu problem varum sir .
    +12 vari sariyaka apply seithullen


  6. Sir my date of birth 02.061979 my qualifications Bcom mcommunity OC I am eligible to apply for group 4 2019 exam.

  7. Hai sir na 1st time apply panran enaku endha booklam padikanumnu therila konjam solungalen

    Oru standardla ella bookum padikanuma ila tamil english mattum padicha podhuma please solunga…

  8. My brother is 47 now. can he apply for group 4 exam? . if yes, for which post he can apply?
    (FC CATEGORY) Pl reply.

  9. Vera edhum group exams notification varuma aug sep date la?
    Ila ipo vara examsoda group exams mudinjidha indha yearku

  10. Sir,
    I’ve completed 12th and b.Com 2nd year discontinued, and I got distinction in typewriting(junior) and 1st class in senior, and also completed lower in tamil typewriting. Am I eligible for tnpsc exam. Is there any possibility to pass the exam.

  11. I am 23 years old. i am completed in +2 and Typewriting Both Senionr and COA course
    I am MBC caste-MALE
    Na 2019 Group4la 140question correct panniruken Enaku Typing vacanciela job kidaikuma sir
    Please answer tell me’
    Please my request
    Thank You Sir


  13. Sir i am Siva, I completed degree and both higher in typewriting with office automation, I got 243 marks in group 4, I am MBC community, Can I get the job?

  14. Wow sir….ur great….ellarukum reply comment kuduthirukiga…..pass panna yeppadi pannikanum enna enna books padikanumm..

  15. I have taken second language as french can i apply for group 4 since i know to speak tamil and read tamil but dont knw to write Tamil??

  16. Sir it is part time job or full time job, If I finished the 12 th exam I am eligible, it is a permanent job or tempoarary job

  17. Dear Sir my age is 43 yrs I was in private IT I left I am interested to persuade profession in tnpsc.
    Education is SSLC and Diploma and Graduation by distance education.
    Interested in VAO am I eligible. Other than Vao which all group I am eligible sir.

  18. Sir, My son date of birth is 20.07.2003 (20th July), is he eligible to write 2021 Group IV exam will be held first week of Dec. 2021 as mentioned by TNPSC web site. 18 years completed on 20th of July this month. Kindly reply Sir.

  19. Sir,I DOB 10/03/68. I completed MBA. Length of Army service 30 yrs. No age limit for above 10th std.Can i apply for VAO exam

  20. Hi, as general Tamil is compulsory, may I know if those questions will be in Tamil or in English? The whole question ppr will be in Tamil?

  21. Good morning sir, madam நான் DCT Diploma படித்துகொண்டிருக்கேயன் நான் TNPSC gor-4 நான் எழுதலாமா எனக்கு அதற்குரியவிவரம் கூறுங்கள் sir, madam

    • நீங்கள் எழுதலாம்… 18 வயது முடித்திருந்தால் விண்ணப்பிக்கலாம்…

  22. I’ve entered my Ug result declaration date as Apr 18th 2022 in group 4 but tnpsc wants result declaration before 31/3/2022 will it cause problems like rejection of application or rejection during certificate verification?
    Few say that I may have a life time ban for giving wrong info during application? Is it true?
    Please reply


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