TNPSC CCSE IV Exam Syllabus 2019 -Tamilnadu PSC Group IV Exam Pattern

Harika | May 14, 2020


Name of The Recruitment Board
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Total No. of Posts
Name of the Exam
Group IV Combined Civil Service Examination
Post Name
Junior Assistant, Field Surveyor, Typist & Other Jobs
Date of Written Examination
01st September 2019
Selection Process
Written Test & Documents Verification
Notification No
Type of JobTamil Nadu Govt Jobs
Application Mode
Official Website
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Tamilnadu PSC CCSE Group IV Syllabus along with exam pattern updated here. Students who have applied for TN Group 4 Recruitment can check detailed exam syllabus topics, and pattern etc.

TNPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2019 in English

Combined Civil Services Examination (CCSE) – 4 exam syllabus has given in this article. Total of 6491 vacancies are waiting for the eligible candidates. So, contenders who are willing to get a job in TNPSC must practice well by going through this page. Detailed exam syllabus along with the pattern is updated here as per official notification. So, guys we advise here is to check complete exam syllabus of Tamil Nadu PSC along with test pattern.

 TNPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2019 Notification Out to fill 6491 vacancies with skilled & efficient candidates. So, it invites applications from eligible candidates from 14th June 2019 to 14th July 2019. Finally, TN job seekers finally land on the correct platform to check the updated exam syllabus of TNPSC Group 4 along with Exam Pattern.

Selection Process for Group 4 Jobs in Tamilnadu 2019

In general, the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission select the applied candidates of TNPSC CCSE IV Recruitment on the basis of written examination and documents verification. Participants those who got minimum qualified marks in the written examination they will be appointed for document verification. And after verification, the eligible candidates will be called for counselling to allot the post and unit/department in the order of rank and category to which they are eligible as per the vacancy position. Refer to the later modules for TNPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus 2019 and look at more TN Govt Jobs 2019.

  • Written Exam
  • Documents Verification

Tamil Nadu PSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2019

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has decided to conduct a written exam for group 4 in the form of a single paper (i.e., S.S.L.C standards). The list is given below

  • The scheme of the examination will be in an objective type which consists of three topics. They are General Studies, Aptitude and Mental Ability Test, General Tamil / General English
  • Total 300 marks, duration of a time period is 3 hours.
  • Minimum qualifying marks for selection is 90.
  • TNPSC  Group 4 Question Paper consists of two types namely Type I & Type II

Tamil Nadu PSC Group IV 2019 Syllabus Pdf in Tamil & English

Detailed Tamilnadu PSC Exam Syllabus topics are as follows. Candidates preparing for TNPSC Recruitment 2019 should follow the topics enlisted below. Make a perfect preparation plan and start prepare yourself like that.

General Studies of TNPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus

Unit I

  • General Science
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Zoology

Unit II

  • Current Events
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Geography
  • Economics

Unit III

  • Geography
  • Earth and Universe
  • Solar System
  • Monsson
  • Rainfall
  • Weather & Climate Water Resources
  • Rivers in India
  • Soil
  • Minerals
  • Natural Resources
  • Forest & Wildlife
  • Agriculture Pattern
  • Transport including surface transport & Communication
  • Social Geography
  • Population Density
  • Distribution
  • Natural Calamities
  • Disaster Management

Unit IV

  • History and Culture of India and Tamil Nadu
  • Constitution of India
  • The preamble to the Constitution
  • Sail Features of Consitution
  • Union, State and territory
  • Citizenship rights amend duties
  • Fundamental rights
  • Fundamental Duties
  • Human Rights Charter
  • Union Legislature
  • Parliament
  • State Executive
  • State Legislature
  • Assembly
  • Local  
  • Panchayat Raj
  • Tamil Nadu Judiciary in India
  • Rule of law/due process of law elections
  • Official language and schedule – VIII
  • Corruption in public life
  • Anti-corruption measures
  • CVC
  • Lok Adalats
  • Ombudsman
  • CAG
  • Right to Information
  • Empowerment of women
  • Consumer protection forms

Unit VI

  • Indian Economy
  • Nature of the Indian economy
  • Five-year plan models- an assessment
  • Land reforms & agriculture
  • Application of science in agriculture
  • Industrial growthRural welfare-oriented programmers
  • Social sector problems
  • Population
  • Education
  • Health
  • Employment
  • Poverty
  • Economic trends in Tamil Nadu

Unit VII

  • Indian National Movement
  • National renaissance
  • The emergence of national leaders
  • Gandhi, Nehru, Tagore
  • Different modes of agitations
  • Role of Tamil Nadu in freedom struggle Rajaji
  • VOC
  • Periyar
  • Bharathiar & others


  • Aptitude & Mental Ability Tests
  • Conversion of information to data
  • Collection, compilation and presentation of data
  • Tables, graphs
  • Diagrams
  • Analytical interpretation of data
  • Simplification-Percentage
  • Highest Common Factor (HCF)
  • Lowest Common Multiple (LCM)
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple interest
  • Compound interest-Area-Volume-Time and Work.
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Puzzles
  • Dice
  • Visual Reasoning
  • Alphanumeric
  • Reasoning-Number Series

TNPSC Group IV General English Syllabus 2019

Part A

  • Grammar
  • Select the correct Tense
  • Identify the correct Degree.
  • Identify the sentence pattern of the following sentence (Subject, Verb, Object….) Blanks with correct ‘Homophones’
  • Select the correct Voice
  • Match the following words and Phrases given in Column A with their meanings in Column B.
  • Find out the odd words (Verb, Noun, Adjective and Adverb)
  • Form a new word by blending the words.
  • Select the correct Plural forms
  • Fill in the blanks (Infinitive, Gerund, Participle)
  • Select the correct word (Prefix, Suffix)
  • Select the correct Question Tag
  • Find out the Error (Articles, Prepositions, Noun, Verb, Adjective and Adverb)
  • Form compound words (Eg: Noun+Verb, Gerund+Noun)
  • Identify the sentence (Simple, Compound, Complex Sentences)
  • Comprehension
  • Choose the correct ‘Antonyms’ for the underlined word from the options given
  • Fill in the blanks with suitable Preposition
  • Choose the correct ‘Synonyms’ for the underlined word from the options given
  • Select the correct sentence
  • Fill in the blanks with suitable Article

Part B

  • Literature
  • Figures of Speech Observed in the following poems
  • Appreciation Questions from Poetry
  • Important Lines from Poems
  • Questions on the Biography
  • Questions of Shakespear’s
  • Questions from Oscar Wilde’s
  • Dr.Karl Paulnack
  • Comprehension Questions from the following motivational essays
  • Comprehension Questions from the following description of Places
  • British English – American English

Part C

  • Authors and Their Literacy Works
  • Match the Poems with the Poets
  • Which Nationality the story belongs to
  • Identity the author with the short story
  • Whose Autobiography / Biography is this
  • Which Nationality the Poet belongs to
  • Characters, Quotes, Important Lines from the following works of Indian Authors
  • Drama Famous lines, characters, quotes from Julius Caesar – The Merchant of Venice
  • Match the Places, Poet, Dramatist, Painter with a suitable option
  • Match the following Folk Arts with the Indian State / Country 10. Match the Author with the Relevant Title/Character
  • Match the Characters with Relevant Story Title
  • About the Poets
  • About the Dramatists
  • Mention the Poem in which these lines occur
  • Various works of the following Authors
  • What is the theme observed in the Literary works?
  • Famous Quotes – Who said this?
  • To Which period the Poets belong
  • Matching the Poets and Poems
  • Nature-centred Literary works and Global issue Environment and Conservation

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the time period for TNPSC Group 4 Exam?

A. 3 hours.

Q. What are the TNPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus Topics?

A. General Studies, General Tamil and General English.

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