TNPSC Group 4 2018 Exam notification, Eligibility, Syllabus, Model Question Paper

TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2017 – 2018

TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2018: In this Post, we are going to see Latest news regarding TNPSC Group IV 2018 Exam Recruitment Details. And also see Eligibility details. Every Year Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) conducts Group 4 Examination for the recruitment of the Junior Assistant, Bill Collector, Typist, Field Surveyor and other posts included in Group-IV Services. For this year recently TNPSC released recruitment notification for TNPSC Group IV 2017-2018. Over 18 Lakh people have applied for this year, the highest in any year.

Check Here, Your Group 4 Application Status


Tamilnadu Public Service Commission is planned to combine the Group 4 and VAO exams. And plan to contact the single exam in the name of Combined Civil Service Exam IV (CCSE-IV), More Details.

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Notification Details 2017 - 2018

TNPSC Group 4 2018 Vacancy and Salary Details

In the Annual Planner, TNPSC mentioned recruiting 1788 Numbers Junior Assistant of the Various department in Tamilnadu Govt for the year of 2018. But the reality is totally different from the Annual Planner. Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has recently announced the recruitment notification to fill the 9351 vacancies. The TNPSC Group 4 alone occupy 8857 Vacancies in overall 9351 vacancies. Remaining 494 posts are allocated for VAO Postings.

  • Total number of Vacancies in Group IV Exam 2018(CCSE IV) – 8857 [VAO-494+8857=9351]

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Vacancies Split Up (Post Wise)

S.No Name of the Post and Post Code No(P.C) Number of Vacancies Scale of Pay
1 Junour Assistant (Non-Security) (P.C -2600) 4096 Rs. 5200 – 20200 + 2400 G.P
2 Junour Assistant (Security) (P.C -2400) 205
3 Bill Collector, Grade-4 (P.C -2500) 48
4 Field Surveyor (P.C -2800) 74
5 Draftsman (P.C -2900) 156
6 Typist (P.C -2200) 3463
7 Steno-Typist (P.C -2300) 815 Rs. 5200 – 20200 + 2800 G.P
Grand Total 8857 View

 TNPSC Group 4 Exam Eligibility

TNPSC Group 4 Educational Qualification (as on 14.12.2017)

To this Recruitment Minimum educational qualification is 10th Standard. The Applicant should have completed the SSLC or 10th as on the notification date of TNPSC Group 4. To know the full details i.e Technical Qualification, Click the Link and Read the full articles.

  • 10th Standard / SSLC

Technical Qualification for Typist

Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting

  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

TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit (as on 01.07.2017)

The minimum age for all Community to apply for the Group IV exam is 18 Years. But the Maximum age limit for applying to group iv exam varies for different categories. For example, SC, ST 35 years. To know age limit for all categories and exception in maximum age limit (Up to 56) – Click Here

TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit 2017-2018

TNPSC Group 4 Selection Process

Group 4 Selection process has two stage. Generally, the Group 4 exam is coming under direct recruitment of TNPSC jobs.

  • Stage 1: Written Test
  • Stage 2: Document Verification

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Fees

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

TNPSC Group IV 2018 Important Dates

Conforming to the Annual Planner 2017-2018 the tentative Exam date is February 11, 2018. The notification was released on 14th November 2017. The date of applying has been extended upto 20th December 2017.

TNPSC Group 4 Date of Notification: 14-11-2017

Last Date to Apply Online: 20-12-2017TNPSC Group 4 Apply last date extended

Last date for payment of Fee through Bank: 21-12-2017

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Date and Time: 11-02-2018 from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M

TNPSC Group 4 Latest news 2018

Read More: ‘TNPSC VAO 2017 Notification’»

TNPSC Group 4 Exam Notification 2017 More Information

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 official notification Click Here

S.No Description Get Details
1 TNPSC Group iv Notification Details
2 Group 4 Eligibility Condition  Details
3 TNPSC Group iv Syllabus Download
4 TNPSC Gr-4 Exam Pattern Check Here
5 Check Group 4 Application Status Check Now
6 Model Question Paper Download
7 Previous Year Question Paper Download
8 Group 4 Study Notes Download
9 PSTM Certificate Download
10 TNPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket Download
11 Answer key & Cut off Marks & Result TNPSC Group 4 New Online Apply Link Check Here

TNPSC Group 4 Official Notification

Group 4 (CCSE IV) Online Apply Link-1

How to Prepare and Apply for Group 4 Exam 2017

TNPSC Group 4 2016 Exam Counseling details

The TNPSC Group 4 counseling Conducted from 17th July 2017 to 6th September 2017. At the end of 1st phase counseling, totally 4632 candidates are selected. Soon 2nd counseling will be Conducted for remaining 819 posts.

06-12-2017: TNPSC Group IV second phase Counseling list published

TNPSC Group 4 2016 Exam Latest News [06-11-2016]

16-09-2017: The first counseling is over

10-07-2017: Online call letter released today for TNPSC Group 4 1st Phase Counselling – Click Here to Download Call Letter.

29-06-2017: TNPSC Gr-4 2016th Exam 1st Phase Counseling Letter Published [Exam held on 06.11.2016]. The counseling start from 17th July 2017

No of Candidates called for 1st Phase Counseling [Total – 5795]

  • JA/FS/DM: 3350
  • Typist: 1920
  • Steno: 525

05-06-2017: TNPSC Gr-4 2014th Exam 4th Phase Counseling Letter Published [Exam held on 21.12.2014]

15-05-2017: Distribution of vacancies for I Phase of Counselling Published

11-04-2017: Online CV Letter for steno – Click Here to Download CV Letter

03-04-2017: Download Group 4 Typist certificate Verification Letter – Click Here

23-03-2017: 72 absentees out of 600 Aspirants in last three days 1st Phase Certificate Verification

07-03-2017: First Phase Certificate Verification details Check Here 

21-02-2017: TNPSC Group 4 Result Published Check Here

23-12-2016: Madras HC quashes the appointment of 11 TNPSC members. It’s may affect Gr-4 Result.

11-12-2016: As per the latest news Group 4 Result will be published end of this month

27-09-2016: TNPSC Group four Admit card released at the official website.

15-09-2016: Approximately, 13 lacs people have applied for the exam. It’s going to be a heavy competition. So get the seriousness and start the preparation immediately.

273 thoughts on “TNPSC Group 4 2018 Exam notification, Eligibility, Syllabus, Model Question Paper

  1. Hello sir. I’m Surya I was completed type writing both English and Tamil senior level. if there any other exams for typist?

  2. Hii I’m doing BE final year​.. I’m register for gate exam and also register group 4.. the both exams are held in same day 11.2.2017.. is this date change in future? I wish to write both exams please reply me

  3. My dob is 25.07.1979.I am completed higher secondary with arrear in one subject. I am under sc aadhidravidar. Shall I write a vao exam. Plzzzzz answer me.

  4. Hi
    I try to apply tnpsc group 4 exam.but i received below mentioned error message
    SSLC-results published date should be 14yrs greater then date of birth

    my date of birth 06-07-1991 and my SSLC exam result date 04-06-2005.diffence(13yrs 11 Months)

    Please confirm any possibles to applying exam???

  5. sir, my date of birth 09..08.985. may I eligible group 4 exam. I am completed blit.bed., typing Tamil and English,, shorthand Tamil. pl reply Sir,


  7. Sir I am BC women with pstm . I went for councilling up to 1381 rank it ends my rank is 1393 whether any chance in phase 2 councilling.


    • Sir I am 40 years old. my qualification,, typewriting both higher. my community Bc .can I write group 4 exam? and I also need information about the exam dates and the process to write an exam. still i am accountant in private concern. my DOB 12.05.197. pls sir reply.

  8. I am 18years old.can I write group 4 exam? and I also need information about the exam dates and the process to write an exam.

  9. Sir. My GRP4 exam 2016
    Communal rank (j. A-1896) (typist-825)
    Any chance to get job second counsiling. Pls rply..

  10. I got 164/200 in group 4 exam
    I am bc female pstm-hsc and ug-B.E no type writing certificate can I get a chance to get job in group 4? Reply admin

  11. Sir i attended group4 that exam unknowingly i marked one or two options wrongly than atlast when i checked i strikedout those wrong options and marked the correct answer again.will i get mark for those answers?.and another question is there negative marking for wrong answers?

  12. Sir i am preparing for both bank exam and tnpsc sincerely now i have an exams ibps rrb( at 8c in tanjore) and tnpsc grp 4(sirkali) on the same date (6th nov) what can i do? Is there any possibility to postpone the exam? Both are very important to me so please help me sir..

  13. Hello sir, i am obc candidate group 4 pass mark mattum sollunga .mbc communityla only pass mark mattum sollunga .high mark edutha vellai confirm ok.eruthalum pass mark sollunga admin

  14. sir I’m Christina. I have finished my B.A.Eng in villupuram. Now I’m in Coimbatore. My age is now 24. can I eligible to write this exam if I can also can u help me to write this exam in Coimbatore.

  15. Hello sir.DOB 09.02.1996 i am eligibilty in exam but i am courses for complete in diploma in nursing if midwifery iam atten this will choose the job in my courses in DNM

  16. Sir my DOB is 5.6.1999. Iam doing my bsc 1st year .can you please say whether iam eligible. If not at least for next year. Plzzzzzzzzzzz reply sit

  17. Sir my DOB is 25-06-1999.Am i eligible to apply apply for group 4.If not this time, then when could i apply for it.pls reply me Respected Admin.

  18. Sir ,I have applied for my community certificate now & studying MBA &my DOB is 18\02\1984 .am I eligible for group 4 exam .my primary &secondary education was in Bangalore ,now got married &settled in Chennai

  19. I am visually challenged (blind) person, do I have any any limit criteria? if so what is the maximum age limit for visually challenged persons

  20. sir, i like to know that if the details in one time registration there is some mistake while applying the form . whether it will affect while we will pass in the exam and for certificate verification.

  21. sir, one more thing i want to know. i have pay the exam fees last two times in group4 exam but this time i have completed the degree so i am not pay the exam fees because three times free for degree completed persons…….sir i am doing correct?

  22. sir i have completed degree and i have passed in typewriting tamil and english higher grade and also passed in office automation so how marks i have need to pass in group4 exam…..

  23. Hi, friends anybody lose your password and one-time id…….no problem it is easy to recover….you should have the mobile number you are giving the one time registration….this only helps you. go to the tnpsc government website and you know that options are available there….don’t scare about that….i am lose my password and after i am change it this way

  24. Dear Sir,
    During the Server Issue in TNPSC website on 08th September, I had lost my 200rs
    somewhere. Actually I was eagerly waited for a long for this Group-4 Exam.. I paid #50Rupees
    (Four Times) to finish the One Time Registration (2nd stage). But OTR process no finished due to
    Server Busy. At the same time the Debited amount still remains debit. What’s my Doubt is…..
    How can I retrieve the 200rs money?? Where I have to go? What I have to do???
    Sir please reply sir Plz

  25. sir my date of birth is 13-10-1994 i eligible for apply this group 4 exam ieligible or not eligible
    and also registered for exam . kindly tell me that last date for exam fees

  26. I completed b.e in civil engineering …which post is related to my studies in group 4 ? For field surveying i dont have iti survey certificate .

  27. Sir/Madam
    I am living in Pondicherry but I have Tirunelveli Birth Certificate. I completed my S.S.L.C , H.S.C and B.Tech Degree in Puducherry. Can I apply for TNPSC Exams ?

  28. sir i completed bsc nursing…. i belongs to forward caste…. but in application form and vaccanies list there is no vaccancy for forward
    caste iam i eligible to atten this tnpsc group 4 ??? pls tell me….

  29. Hi sir,

    Is this Mandatory to scan the photos while filling in the form or can i save the form as of now and can scan the photo & Signature afterwards,nw i finished filling those particulars wch asked in form nw photo and signature is pending shall i do it after??

  30. I have lost my onetime registration form. I don’t know what mobile number i gave ..I’m unable to access my account. What shall i do sir …

  31. Sir i already applied for tnpsc xms for 3 times now 4th time i applied for grp4 without fees but i used without fees for only one time is it mistake i done ?

  32. sir my previous group 4 mark is 205.5 sir typhist 1higher/junior my communal rank is 694 any chance for me sir reply me sir pls

  33. sir previous year my group 4 mark is 205.5 typhist 1higher/juniour sir my communal rank is 694 any chance for me reply me sir

  34. Respect Sir/Madam,
    I am magdaline, am 19 yrs old and i completed 12th in bangalore…
    Am i eligible to apply for this exam?

  35. Sir Iam rajalakshmi ,my dob is 23 April 1977.I have completed both higher typewriting course I eligible for group 4 and 2 exams

    • TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2016 Application Fee:
      i). Examination fee Rs.100/- (Rupees Hundred only)
      ii). Candidates have to register their basic particulars through One-Time Registration which is mandatory on payment of Rs.50/- towards registration fee. The registration shall be valid for a period of five years from the date of one-time registration.

  36. Sorry sir my mother is widow she is 43 yrs old . She finished MA , B.ed . Whether she able to apply for tnpsc group 4 . We belong to DNC.

  37. Sir , my is a widow age 43 . She finished M.A, B.ed . Whether she can able to apply for tnpsc group 4 . We belong to DNC

  38. Sir, i already used fee concession at 3 times but now i wrongly apply the group 4 examination with fee concession if any possible to change our application pls send your valuable ideas.

  39. Hai sir,madam my name sridhar i am physically challange person and i finised Dip 3Ys Electrical Electronic Engg, i worked as draftmen in last 8 years civil construction i want to know i apply plse reply

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