TNPSC Village Administrative Officer Exam 2024 Eligibility Details | Age Limit | Educational Qualification

TNPSC VAO Eligibility Criteria 2023 – 2024

On this page, we will see the TNPSC VAO eligibility details. The eligibility criteria for the TNPSC VAO exam are based on two factors: age limit and educational qualification.

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) Village Administrative Officer Exam eligibility details are given below.   உங்கள் சந்தேகங்களை comments Box-ல் தெரிவிக்கவும்.

TNPSC VAO Eligibility Criteria 2023 - 2024

Age Limit for VAO Exam 2024 (Based on 1st July 2024)

Below we mentioned the minimum and maximum age limits for TNPSC VAO Exam 2023. As you, all know the combination of Group 4 and VAO exams and Conducted them as CCSE-IV Exam.

The age limit only differs for each other exams ie., The minimum age for the VAO exam is 21 Years but Group 4 is 18 only.

Generally, the age limit for VAO Exam is 21 Years to 42 Years

TNPSC VAO Eligibility Criteria 2023 Minimum Age Limit Maximum Age Limit
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs, and DWs of all 21 Years 42 Years
“Others” [ i.e. Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, and BCMs] 21 Years 32 Years
TNPSC VAO Maximum Age Limit
வருகின்ற 2024 ஆண்டில் VAO தேர்வை யாரெலாம் எழுதலாம்?

For OC: 1st ஜூலை 1992 மற்றும் 1st ஜூலை 2003க்கு இடையில் பிறந்தவர்கள்

For BC, MBC, BCM, SC, ST: 1st ஜூலை 1982 மற்றும் 1st ஜூலை 2003க்கு இடையில் பிறந்தவர்கள்


A. “Others” [i. e Candidates not belonging to SCs SC(A)s, STS, MBCs/DVs, BCs, and BVMs] who have put in 5 years of service in the state/ central government are not eligible even within the age limit.

Read Also: TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit

Age Concession for TNPSC VAO 2024

(i) For Differently Abled Persons:

  • Differently Abled Persons are eligible for age concession up to 10 years over and above the maximum age limit prescribed above.

(ii) For Ex-servicemen

  1. The maximum age limit is 53 Years for the Applicants who belong to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, and BCMs.
  2. The maximum age limit is 48 years for “others” (i.e.) Applicants not belonging to any of the above-said categories.
  3. The above concession will not apply to the Applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service or category. (Proviso to Section 3(j) (vii) of Tamil Nadu Government Servant (Conditions of Service) Act 2016).

Educational Qualification for VAO Exam 2024

The educational qualification is the same for the VAO and Group 4 Exams. The minimum educational qualification is 10th Std only, SSLC or Equivalent. Candidates should possess the above we mentioned or its equivalent qualification on the date of notification.


The applicants who have not passed the S.S.L.C examination or its equivalent are not eligible even if they possess a higher qualification.

Knowledge of Tamil

The third eligibility criteria are knowledge of Tamil. Candidates should possess knowledge of Tamil.

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225 thoughts on “TNPSC Village Administrative Officer Exam 2024 Eligibility Details | Age Limit | Educational Qualification”

  1. My date of birth is 25th December 1976 and my community is Backward Caste Muslim. Can I apply for TNPSC VAO 2019 Recruitment?

  2. I am staying in tamilnadu.but i passed tenth standard.but i don’t know to write tamil but i know to speak, can i write exam??

  3. My DOB is 27-May-1979. So at the time of Group4 notification my age crossed 41 years. I’m eligible for VAO exam or only eligible for JUNIOR ASSISTANT, BILL COLLECTOR GRADE-I, FIELD SURVEYOR, DRAFTSMAN exams. Please clarify the same and also syllabus for VAO & Other Jobs in Group4 is same or Not?

  4. Hi man
    I am shamshath begum
    Dob 25 10 1990
    I am eligible but I finished MBA
    Vao eligible is 10th only in notification.
    May I can apply vao mam pls reply

  5. Hii sir i am josephin….18 (08/09/2002) years old doing chemical engineering…can i write VAO exam…not for job preferences…i just want to write…am i eligible sir.. plsss replyy…..

  6. VAO ku Group 4 la highest mark edutha matum pothuma… ila basic computer knowledge 60 days antha mari la certificateum venuma..konchum clear panunga doubt a

  7. Is it compulsory that the candidate should know to read and write tamil? I am a hindi student and I can read tamil but I cannot write.

  8. Hi I am Prakash, i’m 32 years old, my community MBC .Shall I write vao exam and other TNPSC exam. Please tell me,which exam applicable to me ?


  10. I am only 35 years old and have only studied SSLC. BCM Class. Can I write the 2021 VAO exam? Group 4 and VAO application procedure what different.

  11. Hai I am completed chemistry but I am not score a pass mark in sslc 1 subject attempt and write a reexam then after only I passed so i have a 2 mark sheet in sslc I am eligible to write a VAO exam please tell me?

  12. நான் oc பிரிவு 03.06.1982. பிறந்த நாள். நான் +2 படித்து இருக்கிறேன் நான் vao. மற்றும் group 4 விண்ணப்பிக்க முடியுமா


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