TNPSC Combined Civil Service Exam-I Notification, Eligibility, Syllabus, Hall Ticket, and Result

TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2018

In this post, we are going to see the latest news regarding TNPSC Group 1 recruitment. Tamilnadu Public service commission contacted the exam of Group 1 on 14th October 2018. Here we give the details of upcoming TNPSC Group I exam notification, Syllabus, Model Question Paper, Previous year question Paper and Etc.




The annual planner of TNPSC has published on 5th January 2018. As per the Planner, The Tentative Schedule for Group 1 exam is 14th October 2018. When the Group 1 notification will be released officially, we will share the details of notification on this page.

Name of the Exam Date of Exam Official Notification (Sample)
Combined Civil Service Exam-I (Group 1) Services 14-10-2018 TNPSC Group 1 Examination 2016

TNPSC Group 1 Recruitment Details 2018-2019

Name of the Exam TNPSC Group 1 Services (CCSE-I)
TNPSC Group 1 Vacancies 57
Name of the Post Deputy Collector, DSP, Assistant Commissioner and etc…
TNPSC Gr-1Prelimis Exam Date 14/10/2018
Official Website www.tnpsc.gov.in

Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2018 – 2019

TNPSC Group 1 – Educational Qualification

Any Degree from a recognized university. Final year student can also apply for this Job. The degree should be obtained in SSLC + HSC or its equivalent + UG Degree Pattern.

TNPSC Group 1 – Age Limit

To apply this post Minimum age is 21 Years, Maximum age is 35 years for SC/ST/BC/MBC, Others- 30 Years. For candidates possessing BL Degree 36 Years (BC/MBC/SC/ST) and 31 Years (Others)

Selection Procedure of TNPSC Group 1 Services 2018

TNPSC Group 1 Examination is divided into three stages i.e Prelims, Mains and finally Personal Interview. The merit list will be prepared based only upon Mani examination and Interview Marks.  The preliminary examination will not be considered in the final selection list.

  • Stage-1: Preliminary Examination (Objective Type) – Total Questions – 200, ( General Studies – 150 Questions and Aptitude Test – 50 Questions )
  • Stage-2: Main Examination (Descriptive Types) three Papers in General Studies. Each paper will have questions for 300 Marks (3 hours each)
  • Stage-3: Interview


S.No Description Get Details
1 TNPSC Group I Notification Details
2 Syllabus[Prelims,Mains] Download
3 TNPSC Group I Apply Online Apply Now
4 Model Question Paper Download
5 Previous Year Question Paper Download
6 Previous Year Cut off Marks Details
7 PSTM Certificate Download
8 Gr-I Hall Ticket Download
9 Result (2017’s Prelims) See Result

Important Dates of TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam

  • TNPSC Group 1 Notification Date: 3rd Week of June 2018
  • TNPSC Group 1 Exam Date: 14th October 2018 (14-10-2018)
  • Group two Preliminary exam result date: Last week December 2018

Latest News of 2017’s Group 1 Exam

12-10-2017: Special Instructions for Group 1 Mains Exams Applicants.

TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exams Aspirants instruction

07-10-2017: TNPSC Group 1 Mains Hall ticket Published. To download Gr-1 Mains Hall-Ticket – Click Here

21-07-2016: TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary result Published. To check your results Clik Here.  If you cleared the Group 1 Prelims, congratulations! Don’t waste your time start preparing for the TNPSC Gr-1 Mains. The Main Written Examination will be scheduled on 13.10.2017, 14.10.2017 and 15.10.2017

20-06-2017: As per TNPSC Toll-Free Number.The GROUP-1 Prelims Result will be released Next Month Only. If it is so GROUP-1 MAINS Exam expected in November after UPSC Mains Exam

08-02-2017: Group 1 Hall Ticket Published – Download Here

27-01-2017: Group-1 Hall ticket will be published end of next week

19-12-2016: Application Status 2016 – Check Here


138 thoughts on “TNPSC Combined Civil Service Exam-I Notification, Eligibility, Syllabus, Hall Ticket, and Result

  1. Sir, is there age relaxation for reserved category… ??? Am MBC and born on 17.06.83 . Am I eligible to write this exam ??

  2. Sir I completed M.Sc (software engineering) Integrated five years course after my 12th standard. Please tell me Iam eligible for this exam? Kindly reply me. No one clarify my doubt

  3. Dear Sir/Mam,
    i am a BE pre final year student.I would like to write tnpsc group 1 upcoming year..my DOB is 01.03.1998.At the time of notification 20 years only completed.Is it possible to write the exam for me?
    i am confused sir.Please clarify me as soon as possible.

  4. my daughter belongs to madurai district, tamilnadu state. now she is living with her husband at pondicherry. her name is not yet deleted from my ration card. If I delete it and include in her husband’s family card, can she apply for tnpsc group I and other exams? At the time applying, what document should I produce to prove her nationality?

    • Ya possible. The candidates, who have written the final year degree examination, may also apply for the Preliminary Examination for direct recruitment to the posts included in Group-I Services, subject to the condition that they should produce proof for having passed the degree examination by the time when they are directed to produce documents before admission to the Main Written Examination, failing which they will not be admitted to the Main Written Examination.

  5. HELLO i just need a clarification, i want to write tnpsc group 1, but iam not that strong in tamil, is it necessary to write exam in tamil or wheather we have option to write in english

  6. Am a government employee of 37 years belonging to BC category. Am much interested in attending TNPSC Group I exam. Is there any relaxation for govt. employee?

  7. Sir,
    My d.of.birth was 30.07.1997 and now i still studying a degree on 2 year of 2017-2018 and also i will complete my graduation on 2018-2019 i am interested to write 2018-2019 th batch it is possible,or not

  8. sir,my name Palanimuthu group 1 exam which date I am apply this examination so pls inform my number add any government related job information 9003532080

  9. Sir
    I am completed my UG
    And which academy is best coaching center in Tamil nadu with low fee becoz I’m very poor and howmuch year coaching this GRP 1exam

  10. good day sir ,

    I want to know Tnpsc group1 2018 notifications…

    and for preliminary exam how many months I want to prepare

  11. Myself vishali I am doing final year B.E . Could i apply for tnpsc group exam which is going to conduct in next year.

  12. Hello sir i had intrest in ips offers but i dont know which group to selected please guide me sir contact me 9442999180.., thank you.,

  13. Dear Sir/ Madam,
    Can u pls suggest some tnpsc exams a mechanical engineer can write and in which group ?
    FOR ELIGIBILITY BE MECHANICAL ENGINEERING..

  14. and also pls prefer some material to crack it…when i asked some one about the material they are always said that collect school books and read it, but where i can get it,, every student throw their books away after their examination or no one give to any body,,,,pls brother im state board,,refer the right material and best coaching classes for gr1 from your considered thank you my email id is hariharansbsni@gmail.com

  15. my age 21 ,my caste bc hindu nadar pls call me sir i am ver poor family , the best of coaching center pls help me any one sir

    MY PLACE- RAMANATHAPURAM

  16. Am srikanth.. am from andhrapradesh.. I want to apply group 2 exam in tamilnadu.. am eligible to apply tnpsc group 2 exam.. plz tel me sir..

  17. Sir..my age will be 21 at june 20 2018.am i eligible for next year[2018] exam?.i will be a degree holder in next year.

  18. Sir I am arivalagan completed B.e
    (I am elegible or non elegible ) for this kind of group 1.2.3.4 how to prepare this exam

  19. hi sir i am studying BE my ambition is to become a IAS so how can i prepare for the group 1 exam please given some tips

  20. Respected Sir,
    i’m vijay now i am studying B.A History in Annamalai university in Distance Education
    The distance education degree is eligible for Group-1&2 exams,
    Please explain me sir.

  21. sir, now im working in government staff completed 2 years of service. preparing g 1 service. my age is 27. GO – if you completed5 years service can’t apply. else i resigned after 5 years of service. can i write tnpsc exams elegible.

  22. sir, i completed all formalities of tnpsc group 1 registration process including fees payment(through net banking). applied on payment on paid.but i can’t view the application help me sir/madam..
    Am preparing Tnpsc Group1, school books material only sir can you tel me more preparing detalis

  23. Hai sir, this is very useful for me.very thanks. I am apply for group1 exam first time.how to study. Some tips and material method tel me .

  24. Sir, iam a resisdent of karnataka,but i studied 1to 12th in tamilnadu state.so,please gave me suggestion can eligible for tnpsc group 1.how to apply for this examination.

    • 80 percentage of question will be cover from school books and rest of question may other source. If have time, physics, chemistry, biology from class 11 & 12.

      other than school books,
      polity -Lakshmikanth
      General knowledge -arihanth, year book (any)
      Science & technology- current invention and its related field.
      last one year event of tamil nadu related information for current affairs.
      all the best for your preparation

  25. Sir my DOB is 22/07/1995 ,I would to apply for tnpsc group1.but they web site should not accept my request . It showing under age.pls clarification

  26. sir , i m 20 years old .my birth day was 29/12/1995 .i would try to apply tnpsc group 1 exam ,But they website could not accepted my request .Its showing i m under aged .pls give clarification .

  27. sir, i completed all formalities of tnpsc group 1 registration process including fees payment(through post office). applied on 11.11.2016 and payment on 12.11.2016.but i can’t view the application help me sir/madam..

  28. I am a degree holder in regular but my 10th standard is irregular due to some health problem at the time of 10th standard so clarify me, weather I am eligible or not for TNPSC Group examination.

  29. Sir nice 2 meet u i completed bsc nursing in 2016 now im having course completed certificate can i eligibility to write exam pls tell

  30. Sir I have completed my Masters in Engineering (M.E-Computer science ) I belong to General category. Do i have any age relaxation due to Master degree ?

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