TNPSC Village Administrative Officer Exam 2017 Recruitment Details

TNPSC VAO Exam 2017 – 2018

TNPSC VAO Exam – This is one of the most preferred choices in TNPSC conducted examinations. Generally, it is called VAO Exam or Village Administrative Officer Exam. This exam is conducted annually by Tamilnadu Public Service Commission. The Exam for this year will be held on Last week of October 2017 at about 800 vacancies. Some political issues, the notification date is postponed to 20th July 2017.


TNPSC VAO Vacancies Details

As Per the annual Planner, the total number of vacancies in the upcoming VAO exam 2017 notification will be about 494. But the experts are saying, the vacancies will be around 800 or more. We expect the vacancies to come from a 700-800. TNPSC VAO 2017 exam has postponed to October 2017 last week. The VAO Notification will be published in the second week of August 2017.

TNPSC VAO Exam Eligibility

The minimum qualification for writing this exam is 10th [S.S.L.C] and the Minimum age is 21 years. To apply for TNPSC Village Administrative Officer Exam, a candidate must have completed SSLC / 10th Public Examination as on notification date. To know full details of TNPSC VAO Exam 2017 Eligibility Criteria Click Here

Tamilnadu VAO Exam 2017 Details

Name of the Post Village Administrative Officer (VAO)
No.of Vacancy 800+ [As per the Annual Planner 494]
Notification Date August 2nd Week
VAO Exam Date 2017 October last week
Salary Details Rs.5,200 – 20,200/- + 2,400-G.P (Pay Band – 1)
The number of Questions 200 Nos.
Exam Mode and Exam Duration OMR Sheet Method – 3 Hours



TNPSC VAO 2017 Exam Pattern

The TNPSC Village Administrative Officer Exam has consisted of total 300 marks and 200 multiple choice questions. The duration of the exam is three hours. The question paper will contain questions based upon the below category

  • General Studies (75 items).
  • Basics of Village Administration (25 items).
  • Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items).
  • General Tamil / English (80 items).



TNPSC VAO 2017 Exam Postponed to October 2017
TNPSC VAO EXAM 2017

TNPSC VAO 2017 Examination important Links

S.No Description Detail
1 TNPSC VAO Notification 2017 Get Detail
2 VAO Eligibility [Age Limit] Get Details
3 VAO Syllabus Download
4 Model Question Papers Download
5 Previous year Question Papers Download
6 PSTM Certificate Download
7 Apply online Click Here
8 Self Preparation Books Click Here

Latest News about TNPSC VAO Exam 2016:

In this paragraph we are going to update last year Exam details,  Like Certificate verification, Counseling and etc. The TNPSC VAO 2016 or Grama Nirvaga Aluvalar exam was contacted on 28-02-2016.

15-05-2017: TNPSC VAO 2017 2nd Phase counseling starting from 19th May 2017 – Download The Memo

27-04-2017: VAO 2nd Phase vacancy Distribution list published 

14-02-2017: 2nd Phase of TNPSC VAO 2016 Exam Schedule released Check Here


116 thoughts on “TNPSC Village Administrative Officer Exam 2017 Recruitment Details

  1. Hi sir we are a poor family, and my daddy is working now at a vao’s assistant, so can u please tell me my daddy is eligible for vao exam…. And my daddy is 10 years expert for this vao’s assistant, and my daddy’s age 47….. So, please tell us!!!!

  2. Hi sir, my daddy has studied 10 std only, but he is working now a VAO’s assistant. So I can apply for my dad but when,??? And our area is a small village??? So please help us sir and me & my brothers studying in 9th std @ G. H. S. School but we adjust that… Please help us an govt job

    • see Age eligibility of your dad… then you may apply for this post scrool up and check., i think that apper age limit is 40 . hope your life will be good. dont worry work hard

  3. Hi sir, my age is 21 started and my date of birth is 24.04.1997.I am eligible for write vao exam or not ? Pls kindly reply …..

  4. Sir VAO Aproximate notification Date pls ..why still notification not coming sir?..i m waiting for vao notification..

  5. Sir VAO Aproximate notudication Date pls ..why still notification not coming sir?..i m waiting for vao notification..

  6. i am new in tnpsc exam .so,please tell vao 2017 exam date and first and last day of registration also how to apply

  7. Sir i am finishing BE civil Engineering , pass out 2013, my date of birth 20. 06. 1990, VAO exam atten pana mudiyuma sir,

  8. Hi sir.. I m physical Handicap students.. Hearing Impairment with 55 percentage… Vao exam Naa Apply pannalama sir ? Please reply me sir.. I m MCA complete sir ..

  9. Can any one please provide details of VAO 2016 vacancies (after completion of I PHASE COUNSELLING) for BC Muslim quota. Please..

  10. Examku epdi prepare pana best.epo exam solunga pls…vao exam ezhuthi select aana peragu ena processes iruku.iruka training kodupangla

    • 1.Read the syllabus completely
      2.General Tamil(concept and model questions.refer saidai duraisamy academy materials)
      3.General studies(concept and model questions.refer saidai duraisamy academy materials)
      4.VAO awareness
      5.Aptitude

  11. I secured 169 question correct in VAO exam,which is held in 2016.
    I belong to BC category ( no pstm)
    Is there any possibility to get placed in 2nd phase.
    Kindly reply.

  12. now i m studying B.E,,,,i have interest to do tnpsc vao exams,,,,,but i don’t know how to prepare for the exam? please reply for me….thank u….

  13. My Don is 14 .11.1982.my qualification is 10th+diploma.til how many age shall I attend the tnpsc group4 and vao exam.is any age limit to me. Pls tel me the details.no Body is clear to me.

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