TNPSC Group 2 Exam Date 2021-22 Out: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducts Group-2 Exam every year which is a state-level exam conducted for the candidates willing to join the civil services of Tamil Nadu. The candidates will be selected for various Group-II Services Interview & Non-Interview posts. TNPSC Group 2 notification 2022 is expected to be released by the end of December 2021 by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) for 5831 CCSE-II vacancies. For complete details about TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022 continue reading the complete article and bookmark this page to get notified when TNPSC Group 2 Notification is released officially. TNPSC Group 2 Syllabus & Exam Pattern has been revised with an incorporation of General English in Prelims & slight changes in Mains Pattern.  

The selection for Group 2 & Group 2 A will be done through the selection process as discussed below: 

  1. Group 2 (Interview Posts): Preliminary exam, main written exam, and Interview/Personality Test.
  2. Group 2A (Non-Interview Posts): Written Test only

TNPSC Group 2 Notification 

As TNPSC has announced the proposed exam date for February 2022, therefore it is expected that the TNPSC Group 2 Notification can be released soon. The commission will be mentioning all the details in regards to the vacancies in the detailed advertisement. When the official notification is released, we will be providing the details here too. Till then go through the details as per the previous year notification.  

TNPSC Group 2 New Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2022- Click Here

TNPSC Group 2 2022- Overview

TNPSC Group 2 Notification 2022
Conducting BodyTamil Nadu Public Service Commission
ExamTNPSC Group 2 Exam
Vacancies 5831
CategoryGovt Jobs
Exam TypeState Level Exam
LanguageTamil and English
Salary Rs. 37200 - 117600
Exam ModeOffline
Official Websitetnpsc.gov.in
TNPSC Help desk044-25332833

TNPSC Group 2 Exam Date 2021-22

As expected, TNPSC Group 2 Notification 2022 can be issued in December 2021. As per TNPSC Calendar released on 07th December 2021, the exam is to be held in February 2022 for 5831 vacancies. The dates for the further recruitment process will be updated here once announced officially. 

TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022: Important Dates
EventsDates
TNPSC Group 2 Notification 2022December 2021
TNPSC Group 2 Application form 2022To be notified
TNPSC Group 2 Apply last date 2022To be notified
TNPSC Group 2 Hall Ticket 2022To be notified
TNPSC Group 2 Prelims Exam date 2022February 2022
TNPSC Group 2  Prelims ResultTo be notified
TNPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Date 2022To be notified
TNPSC Group 2 Mains ResultTo be notified

TNPSC Group 2 Vacancy 2021-22 

A total of 5831 TNPSC Group II Vacancy has been announced along with the tentative exam planner. The detailed vacancy distribution will be released along with TNPSC Group 2 Notification 2022. The names of various posts listed under TNPSC Group-2 are mentioned below, the vacancies are expected to be released for these posts. 

Interview Posts

  1. Revenue Assistant in the Revenue Department in various Revenue Units
  2. Executive Officer, Grade-II in Town Panchayat Department Tirunelveli District
  3. Audit Assistant in the accounts branch of Highways Department
  4. Handloom Inspector in Handlooms and Textiles Department
  5. Supervisor / Junior Superintendent in Tamil Nadu Agricultural Marketing / Agricultural Business Department
  6. Senior Inspectors in Milk Production and Dairy Development Department
  7. Senior Inspector of Co-operative Societies in the Department of Registrar of Co-operative  Societies
  8. Assistant Inspector in Local Fund Audit Department
  9. Audit Inspector in the Audit Wing of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Administration Department
  10. Supervisor of Industrial Co-operatives in the Industries and Commerce Department
  11. Assistant Section Officer Cum- Programmer in Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
  12. Assistant Section Officer in Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
  13. Assistant Section Officer, Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat
  14. Assistant Section Officer in the Finance Department in Secretariat
  15. Assistant Section Officer in Law Department in Secretariat
  16. Municipal Commissioner, Grade-II Special Assistant in the Vigilance and Anti – Corruption Department
  17. Sub Registrar, Grade-II
  18. Assistant Inspector of Labour in the Labour Department
  19. Probation Officer in the Prison Department
  20. Junior Employment Officer (Non- Differently Abled) in Employment and Training (Employment Wing) Department
  21. Probation Officer in the Social Defence Department
  22. Industrial Co-Operative Officer in the Industries and Commerce Department

Non-Interview Posts

  1. Personal Clerk in Secretariat
  2. Personal Clerk in TNPSC
  3. Steno-typist in Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat
  4. Assistants in various government departments
  5. Accountant in Treasuries and Accounts Department
  6. Assistant in (Law Department) Secretariat
  7. Assistant in (Finance Department) Secretariat
  8. Assistant and Lower Division Clerk in Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly

TNPSC Group 2 Apply Online 

TNPSC Group 2 2022 Apply Online link will be activated along with the release of the official notification on the official website of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. Once, the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission released the TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022 notification on their official website, we will update a direct link to apply online here.

Apply Online Link for TNPSC Group 2 2022 (Link Inactive)

Steps to Apply Online for TNPSC Group 2 2021-22

The online application of TNPSC Group 2 2022 will be active once the notification is released. Candidates who are waiting eagerly for this recruitment can expect the notification in December 2021. Refer to the below steps to apply for the online application form of TNPSC Group 2 2022

Step 1: Visit the official website of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission @ tnpsc.gov.in

Step 2: The home page will appear on your system screen

Step 3: Click on the notification appearing on the Home Page.

Step 4: Check all the details of TNPSC Group 2 2021-22 and click on apply online link.

Step 5: It will redirect to the registration page, complete registration with valid details.

Step 6: Provisional registration number and password will be generated.

Step 7: Note down the registration number to open the application form

Step 8: Enter all the valid details in the online application form

Step 9: Recheck your details and then click on the Submit button.

Step 10: Pay the application fee, and take a printout of the application form for the future recruitment process.

TNPSC Group 2 Application Fee

Application Fees for TNPSC Group 2 2022 will be submitted during the online application process. The candidate can pay the application fee through various online payment modes i.e. Debit Cards, Credit Cards, and Internet Banking, etc.

ExamFee
For Preliminary ExaminationRs.125/-
For Main Written ExaminationRs.100/-
CategoryApplication Fee
GeneralRs. 100/-  
De-notified communities, MBC/ Backward class Muslim)Full exemption if they should have not availed 3 free chances earlier
Ex-ServicemenFull exemption if they should have not availed 2 free chances earlier
SC/ SC (Arunthathiyars)/ STExempted
Destitute widows/ PWDExempted

TNPSC Group 2 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must fulfil all the eligibility criteria to be eligible to apply online for TNPSC Group 2 2022. If a candidate failed to match the eligibility criteria, the candidature of a candidate can be cancelled at any level of examination. Have a look at the table below to know the eligibility criteria for TNPSC Group 2 2022.

TNPS Group 2 Age limit

Name of the PostMinimum Age limit (for all categories)Maximum Age Limit for “Others” (applicants not  belonging to SC, SC (A), ST, MBC/ DC, BC, and BCM)
For all posts (except Sub-Registrar Grade – II, Probation Officer in the Prison Department and Social Defence Department)18 Years30 Years
Sub-Registrar Grade- II20 Years
Probation Officer in the Prison Department22 Years
Probation Officer in the Social Defence Department26 Years40 Years

TNPSC Group 2 Age Relaxation

 There is no maximum age limit for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes, Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes, Backward Classes (Muslims), and Destitute Widows of all categories.

  1. Age relaxation up to 10 years above the maximum age limit is given to differently-abled persons
  2. The maximum age limit for ex-servicemen is 48 years. However, the age concession does not apply to the ex-servicemen applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service, or category.

TNPSC Group 2 Educational Qualification

There are different educational qualification requirements for different posts in TNPSC Group 2 2022. The candidates are advised to read their educational qualifications carefully before filling the application form. Check Educational Qualification given in the table below for all the posts for TNPSC Group 2 2022

Post NameEssential Educational QualificationPreferential Qualification
Industrial Co-Operative Officer in the Industries and Commerce DepartmentA degree in BCom or BA, or BSc (other than in a professional subject not being Agriculture)NA
Probation Officer in Social Defence Department

A degree in BA/ BSc/ BCom from any UGC recognized university or institution.

OR

BOL of Annamalai University

OR

BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University or Bachelor of Letters (BLitt) of Madras University or BBM/ BLitt of Bharathiyar University

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given to candidates who possess a degree in Sociology or Psychology.

 

Provided further that other things being equal preference shall be given to those who have practical experience in having done Social Welfare work or who possess a Diploma in Social Service including experience in Social and moral hygiene and aftercare work.

Junior Employment Officer (Non-Differently Abled) in Employment and Training (Employment Wing) DepartmentA degree in Arts or Science or Commerce or  BOL of Annamalai University or BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University or BLitt of Madras University or BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar UniversityNA
Probation Officer in the Prison DepartmentA degree in BA or BSc or BCom or BOL of Annamalai University or BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University or BLitt of Madras University or BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar University

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given to persons

i) Who possess an MA degree in Criminology or Sociology or a degree in Sociology or Psychology

OR

ii) Who holds a diploma in Sociology or Psychology in addition to a degree in any subject other than Sociology or Psychology

OR

iii) Who has rendered Social Welfare Work for a  period of not less than one year

OR

iv) Who possess a diploma in Social Work awarded by the Madras School of Social Work

Assistant Inspector of labour in the Labour DepartmentA degree in Arts or Science or Commerce or Engineering or BOL of Annamalai University or BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University or BLitt of Madras University or BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar University

Other things being equal preference shall be given to candidates

(i) Who possess MA degree in Social Work

OR

(ii) Who possess the diploma awarded by the Madras School of Social Work

OR

(iii) Who possess MA degree in Applied Psychology of the Sagar University

OR

(iv) Who has undergone the diploma course of two years duration at the Institute for Labour Welfare Workers, Bombay or The Xavier Labour Relation Institute, Bihar

OR

(v) Who has undergone the diploma course of PSG school of Social Work, Coimbatore on Labour Specialisation or the Post Graduate Diploma Course in Social Services conducted by the Institute of Social Science, Loyola College, Madras under the direction of the Indian Institute of Social Order, Pune

OR

(vi) Who possess the Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) of the University of Baroda

OR

(vii) Who possesses a Post Graduate Diploma in Labour Administration awarded by the Tamil Nadu Institute of Labour Studies.

OR

(viii) Who possess a Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management, Industrial Relations and Labour Welfare awarded by the Madras Productivity Council

OR

ix) Who possess a PG Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, conducted by the Madurai Institute of Social Work, Madurai

OR

x) Who possess MA degree in work Education awarded by the University of Madras

OR

(xi) Who are Released Short Service, Regular Commissioned Officers or Emergency Commissioned Officers 

OR

Other Ex-Servicemen

Sub Registrar, Grade-IIA Bachelor’s degree of any university or Institution recognized by the UGC for the purpose of its grantProvided that other things being equal preference shall be given to persons who possess a BL degree in addition to the qualification specified
Special Assistant in the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Department

Any Degree and technical qualification

Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting both by Higher/ Senior Grade in Tamil and English

NA
MunicipalCommissioner, Grade-IIA degree from any UGC recognized university/ institutionNA
Assistant SectionOfficer in Law Department in SecretariatBL degree awarded by any university recognized by UGCNA
Assistant SectionOfficer in Finance Department in Secretariat

A master’s degree in Commerce/ Economics/ Statistics

OR

A bachelor’s degree in Commerce/ Economics/ Statistics with a pass in the final examination of the ICWAI

NA
Assistant SectionOfficer, Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly SecretariatA degree in BA or BSc or BCom of any University or BOL of Annamalai University or BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University or BLitt of Madras University or BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar UniversityNA
Assistant SectionOfficer in Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

i) A master’s degree

ii) A bachelor’s degree and BGL degree

OR

A bachelor’s degree with first-class in any one of the parts Provided that in the case of a candidate belonging to SC, SC(A), ST, MBC/ DC, BC (Other than BCM) and BCM it shall be sufficient if he/she holds a Bachelor’s degree

NA
Assistant Section Officer Cum Programmer in Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Master’s degree in Computer Application

OR

Master’s degree in Science (Information Technology/ Computer Science)

NA
Supervisor of Industrial Co-operatives in the Industries and Commerce Department

A degree of BA or BSc or BCom or BOL of Annamalai University

OR

BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University

OR

BLitt of Madras University

OR

BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar University

OR

PG Diploma in Agricultural Economics and Co-operation awarded by the National Council for Rural Higher Education

NA
Audit Inspector in the Audit Wing of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Administration Department

A degree of BA or BSc or BCom or BOL of Annamalai University

OR

BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University

OR

BLitt of Madras University

OR

BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar University

Note: Persons professing Hindu Religion alone are eligible to apply for this post.

NA
Assistant Inspector in Local Fund Audit Department

A degree of BA or BSc or BCom or BOL of Annamalai University

OR

BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University

OR

BLitt of Madras University

OR

BBM or BLitt of Bharathiyar University

NA

a) Senior Inspectors in Milk Production and Dairy Development Department and

(b)Senior Inspector of Co-operative Societies in the Department of Registrar of Co-operative Societies

Any degree

OR

A diploma in rural services awarded by the National Council of Rural Higher Education

OR

A diploma of Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants

Other things being equal, preference shall be given to the candidates possessing such qualification and in such order as specified below:

i) MA degree in co-operation; OR

ii) MCom degree with co-operation as one of the subjects;

OR

iii) BA degree in co-operation; OR

iv) Higher diploma in co-operative management awarded by the Natesan Institute of Co-operative Management, Madras; or Institute of Cooperative Management, Madurai

Supervisor/ JuniorSuperintendent in Tamil Nadu Agricultural Marketing / Agricultural Business DepartmentAny degreeProvided that other things being equal preference shall be given to persons who have passed the Government Technical Examinations in Bookkeeping by Higher/ Senior Grade
Handloom Inspector in Handlooms and Textiles Department

i) Degree in BA or BSc or BCom of any University recognized by UGC

OR

ii) A diploma in Handloom Technology or Textile Technology or Textile processing or Manmade Fibre Technology awarded by the State Board of Technical  Education and Training in Tamil Nadu

NA
Audit Assistant in the accounts branch of Highways DepartmentAny degreeProvided that preference shall be given to persons who possess a degree in Commerce
Executive Officer, Grade-II in Town Panchayat Department Tirunelveli DistrictDegree of any university or institution recognized by the University Grants CommissionNA
Revenue Assistant in the Revenue Department in various Revenue Units

A degree of BA or BSc (other than in a professional subject)

OR

BCom of any university

OR

BOL of Annamalai University

OR

BBA of Madurai Kamarajar University

OR

BLitt of Madras University

OR

BBM

OR

BLitt of Bharathiyar University

NA

TNPSC Group 2 Exam Pattern

TNPSC Group 2 2022 recruitment will be completed in 3 phases i.e. prelims, mains, personal interview, and on the other hand there is no interview for TNPSC Group 2 services. The preliminary examination will be conducted in bilingual mode i.e. questions will be available in both the English and Tamil languages. Here we have mentioned the prelims exam pattern for both the services i.e. Group 2 and Group 2A

SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum marksDuration
General Tamil/General English100 3003 hours
General Studies75
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test25

TNPSC Group 2 Syllabus 

TNPSC Group 2 Prelims consist of two parts i.e. General Studies, and Aptitude Test. In prelims, 200 multiple choice questions will be asked in both English and Tamil languages. Candidates preparing for the TNPSC Group 2 exam are advised to go through the whole syllabus to know the need of the examination. Here we have mentioned subjects that will be asked in the TNPSC Group 2 Prelims

TNPSC Group 2 Syllabus for Prelims Exam
General EnglshCurrent Events
General ScienceHistory & Culture of India
Geography of IndiaIndian Economy
Indian PolityHistory, Culture, Heritage and Socio-Political Movements in Tamil Nadu
Indian National MovementAptitude and Mental Ability
Development Administration in Tamil Nadu 

TNPSC Group 2 New Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2022- Click Here

TNPSC Group 2 Salary

The salary structure for various job posts under TNPSC Group 2 are provided below, go through the table and check the salary offered by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission for the post you are interested in and eligible for. 

TNPSC Group 2 Salary (Pay Scale)
Post NameSalary 
Industrial Co-operative Officer (Industries and Commerce Department)Rs.37200-117600/- Level-19
Grade-II Sub RegistrarRs.36900-116600/- Level-18
Assistant Inspector of Labour (Labour Department)
Probation Officer (Prison Department)
Junior Employment Officer (Employment and Training Department) (Non- Differently Abled)
Probation Officer (Social Defence Department)
Grade-II Municipal CommissionerRs.36400-115700/- Level-16
Special Assistant (Vigilance and Anti-corruption Department)
Assistant Section Officer Cum Programmer in TNPSC
(Finance Department in Secretariat) - Assistant Section Officer
(Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Secretariat) - Assistant Section Officer
Assistant Section Officer in TNPSC
(Law Department in Secretariat)- Assistant Section Officer
Assistant Inspector in Local Fund Audit DepartmentRs.35400-112400/- 20 Level-11
Audit Inspector (Audit Wing of Hindu Religious & Charitable Endowments Administration Department)
Supervisor of Industrial Co-operatives
( Industries and Commerce Department)
(Handlooms & Textiles Department) -Handloom Inspector
(Department of Registrar of Co-operative Societies)- Senior Inspector of Co-operative Societies
(Milk Production and Dairy Development Department) - Senior Inspectors
Supervisor / Junior Superintendent (Tamil Nadu Agricultural Marketing / Agricultural Business Department)
Audit Assistant (Accounts Branch of Highways & Rural Works Department)Rs.19500-62000/-  Level-8
Executive Officer, Grade-II  in Town Panchayats Department
Revenue Assistant (Revenue Department)Rs.20600-65500/- Level-10

TNPSC Group 2 Admit Card 2022

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission will issue the TNPSC Group 2 2022 admit card after receiving all the applications within time. The admit card is issued to the intimate candidates about the venue, date, time, and roll number of candidates. It is necessary to carry admit card along with or original id proof to the examination center, otherwise, candidates will be restricted to sit in the examination hall if they failed to show admit card and Id proof.

TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2022

The Answer key of TNPSC Group 2 2022 will be published on the official website of the Tamilnadu Public Service Commission. Once the examination will be conducted, the Commission publishes an answer key on its official website. Candidates can download the answer key and calculate their scores. Once the Answer key will be out on the official website we will update this section.

TNPSC Group 2 Result 2022

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission will release the result for TNPSC Group 2 and Group 2A Services after the successful completion of each phase of the examination. Candidates who qualify for the prelims will be invited for the mains examination and candidates who qualify for the cut-off of mains will be invited for the last process i.e. Personal Interview. There is no interview round for TNPSC Group 2A Services.

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TNPSC Group 2: FAQs

Ans. It is expected that TNPSC Group 2 notification can be expected released in December 2021.

Ans. TNPSC Group 2 Exam Date has been announced for February 2022.

Ans. Around 5831 CCSE-II vacancies can be released for TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022.

Ans. The exam can be conducted in an Offline Mode.

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