TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Details 2017 Selection Process, Age Limit

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2017-2018

In this post, we are going to see TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria / TNPSC CCSE 4 eligibility. Aspirants who are going to apply for TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2018, first they should know the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Eligibility details. And should satisfy the basic requirement of age limit, educational qualification, and Technical Qualification. Candidates who do not meet the basic requirement of the eligibility norms will be summarily rejected from the recruitment process.

TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit Details (as on 01.07.2017)

As per the TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria, the candidates required minimum 18 years age and upper age relaxation will be as per the govt. rules that are given below.

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2017-2018

To Download TNPSC Group 4 official Notification 2017 – Click Here

S.No Category of Candidates Minimum Age Maximum Age
1 Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste
(Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes and
Destitute Widows of all castes
18 Years 35 Years
2 Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes and Backward Classes (Muslims) 18 Years 32 Years
3 “Others” [ i.e., Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs ] 18 Years 30 Years
4 For the persons who are trained in Survey in ITI in Tamil Nadu, in respect of posts of Field Surveyor and Draftsman only 18 Years 35 Years

(i). No maximum age limit for candidates belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes who possess a General Educational Qualification which is higher than the Minimum General Educational Qualification (i.e. who have passed P.U.C / H.S.C / Diploma /Degree).
(ii) “Others” [ i.e., Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs] who have put in 5 years of service in the State / Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit.

Download TNPSC Group 4 Model Question Paper

TNPSC Group 4 Educational Qualification(as on 14.11.2017)

A. Candidates should possess the following or its equivalent qualification:

The Candidates should be passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent for TNPSC Group 4 recruitment notification all posts.

The candidates who have not passed SSLC Examination or its equivalent are not eligible even if they possess a higher qualification.

B. Technical Qualification:

1. For Typist:

Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting:-

  1. by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English (or)
  2. Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and Lower/ Junior Grade in English (or)
  3. by Higher / Senior Grade in English and Lower/ Junior Grade in Tamil.
2. For Steno-Typist, Grade III:

Must have passed the Government Technical Examination both in Typewriting and in Shorthand:-

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

Candidates who possess intermediate grade shall choose Junior Grade column, as the intermediate grade is not treated as equivalent to Senior Grade.

C. Computer Qualification (for Typist and Steno-Typist, Grade III):

Candidates should have passed the “Certificate Course in Computer on Office Automation” awarded by the Technical Education Department.

Candidates who do not possess the said qualification (viz., Computer Qualification) conducted by the Technical Education Department may also apply. If selected, they should acquire such qualification within the period of their probation.

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313 thoughts on “TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Details 2017 Selection Process, Age Limit

  1. Sir i am Arunkumar ,completed sslc studied from kannada medium but i know in tamil english & hindi .any problem for can i apply Group 4

  2. Sir i am from dob is 22/11/84.I completed I eligible for applying tnpsc group 4 exam.reply me soon sir.

  3. Hi this is krithika pradeep. I completed my b. Com as well as mba. (age 25) (after that i got married) May I apply for tnpsc group 4.

  4. Hi,sir. I’m K.Nedunchelian. my DOB is 20-7-1993.I completed DEEE in 1997.After i worked as LIC agent. In 2008 I completed D.T.Ed. can i eligible to write the TNPSC group 4 exam?

  5. My dob is 18.5.1998. I’m still studying BSc maths. Can I attend the group 4 exam/VAO exam? And one more thing, Please explain about TNPSC Group 4 Exam.

  6. Sir,

    I am B.Kuthalingam, M.A., with type Both Higher, DOB 01.06.1969 But I am OC community. I am eligible for this GROUP IV EXAM? Please reply sir

  7. Hai, This is Suriya, I’m MBC Hindu candidate. My date of birth is 01.08.1984. I have finished B.SC(IT). Please tell me, Am I eligible for group IV exams?

  8. Sir,
    I am B.Kuthalingam., M.A., and Type writing Tamil and English Higher D.O.B. 01.06.69. But I am O.C. Community so I am eligible for this exam.

  9. Sir
    I have doubts
    1) I am bc Christan category female also, already tnpsc group 4 2016 rs 75 pay panni ezuthi erukkan then group 2a 100 rs pay panni ezuthi erukkn. Now ccse 4 yesterday nan apply pannittan…fee pay pannala. But fee concession erukka sir?? ethavathu problm varuma??
    2) I have completed BE sir but nan ccse 4 apply pannum pothu SSLC mattum than specify panni erukkn…ethula ethuavthu problem erukka?? Totally confused sir.. Give me a solution

  10. hello sir,
    Im karthika… i’ve completed my BCA degree… and i know tamil and english typing…but i dont have govt certificate for this…. may i apply for this post sir?? Am i eligible?? Pls Kindly Reply me…

  11. sir, iam completed 12th and I completed diploma in computer application.
    Now I am studying B.E 2nd year.My D.O.B is (01/01/1999).
    Which post I will apply?. Please help me this doubt.reply fast

  12. Respected Sir/Mam,
    I am purshuing 3rd B.E Comp.Sci. Engg ,My Date of Birth 09.11.1996.
    I m applicable for TNPSC GROUP-4 Exam ?
    When we can able to Apply for 2018 Jan Exam ? Please say ..

  13. sir i am muslim lady my dob 09.05.1980, i am finised correspondent education in madras university, am finised in typing english both, and i also diploma in computer education, i have already writing exam tnpsc grop 4 more times, but now i have one doubt now i can apply group 4 exam in tnpsc?.

  14. sir, I am m.maharaja i had completed diploma in mechanical engineering . I D’nt have typewriting certificate,but I have well typing .Is I am eligible for this exam?

  15. Hai.. This is DC Prabu. I finished my U.G.Degree.But still i am not did any Typing or Stenotyping.I want Know,If i will passed this exam, which post you can give. plse tell me.Because i don’t have certificate for Typing and Stenotyping.

  16. Sir,my dob is 11-03-1998.Now I am studying 3rd BCA .I don’t know typing.but I know to operate computer.I know little bit typing.Am I eligible to write group 4 exam sir

  17. Sir I’m sara I completed diploma in electronics and communication engg sir I can apply tnpsc group 2 exam sir please sir answer me sir

  18. Hai sir im Divya… im studying computer science engg,final year… dob 17/09/1996…….can i apply for group 4xam????
    Plz kindly reply sir

  19. the year of 2017,am completed my B.E college is doesn’t issue the degree can i apply the group2 exam(or)not..please tell me sir…

  20. Sir, I am Abinanth from kanya kumari. My dob is 01.01.1999 . I completed my 12th previous year. Now I’m studying mechanical engineering. Can I apply for group for examination???

  21. sir i am 12 th pass still i study BE first year my age was 18 can i eligible to apply tnpsc group lV please reply me

  22. Dear Sir/ Madam,
    This is Sundaramoorthi G from Chennai. I have completed diploma civil engineering during April1989, MBC aged 45 , Can I eligible! Please reply me.
    Thanks and Regards,

  23. sir, im archana from pondicherry my employment registration and ration card also in pondicherry but my native is TN. after marriage i settled in pondy i completed my B.A B.Ed. shall i apply for this exam sir waiting for your pleasure reply

  24. Sir

    i completed 10th -date of birth 07.05.1986-Caste BC-typing tamil english completed.

    (i am eligible or not because age limit 30 only)

  25. Sir one doubt
    I’m doing B.E-MECHANICAL 3YEAR but i don’t no typewriting and shorthand can i apply for this exam? For what post i’m eligible sir kindly reply me sir..

  26. Sir I have completed B.E ECE but I didn’t completed type writing And computer related course whether I am eligible for this exam…

  27. hi sir, i have already register one time registration and attended group2a but im not able to apply for group4 through already exsisting can i apply for this or have to create new login for every exams….

  28. iam not able to edit my application sir,what to do?

    i already regitered in one time regn so there is no need to pay the fees sir,but i wrongly selected the payment option to YES,so iam not able to register

    • From the official notification
      Candidates should possess adequate knowledge of Tamil on the date of this Notification
      (as on 09.08.2016)
      Candidates who do not possess an adequate knowledge in Tamil may also apply. If
      selected, they should pass the Second Class Language Test (Full Test) in Tamil
      within a period of two years from the date of their appointment, failing which they
      will be discharged from service.

  29. hai sir …i am sathiyaraj …i finidhed Bsc it …dob .7-10-85 age-31 communitty oc i can applt this group 4 exam ……please reply me ….sir .

  30. Dear Sir/Madam,

    Am completed diploma instrumentation and control engineering and working in MIS excutive role. currently am doing BSC IT 2nd year. Can i apply for Group 4 exam. Please check and revert ASAP.

  31. Sir , I have completed my B.Sc native is Kerala , settled in Chennai ,age is 33 , BC muslim . Can I apply for group 4 tnpsc exam . It is mentioned no age limit for Degree holders if belong to SC/ST , BC etc. My doubt is age relaxation is only for SC, ST , BC who belongs to Tamil nadu or it is for other state people also.

  32. Dear sir,

    i have completed B.B.M and my D.O.B: 20.3.86 can i applied for group iv? pstm certificate is must? till +2 Iam studied in tamil medium only? pls ans me

  33. sir am north indian only 10 std studied i know hindhi and engish tamil i dont know type writing.i known computer knowledge can i apply group 4 sir .

  34. ir, i am finised MCA and you asked computer and typing course certificate but i have not certificate. and i have company experience certificate in website age is 31 so tell me can i apply group 4 exam

  35. sir
    i have passed 10th tamil medium u asked PSTM CERTIFICATE but now i havent thats type of certificate so which type of option choosed apply post

  36. Hai sir, I completed BA degree, junior level typewriting, computer DCA course and Montessori training. After got married . my bd 30. 7. 1981. Now Can I applay sir and which post I have to select?

  37. Sir I am rajalakshmi, I’m 39 years old,I’m a post graduate and I have complated typewriting course too.can I apply for group4 and group 2 exams

  38. sir, i m chitra (3.6.1983) i finished 2006 my residency pondicherry(after marriage) but studied at all tamilnadu. i did not registerd employment office in TN. can i apply any tamilnadu govt. jobs. please help me this doubt.

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