TNPSC Group 8 Exam Pattern, Exam Syllabus 2013
Tamilnadu PSC Group 8 Selection will be made in two successive stages i.e.,
(i) TNPSC Group VIII Written Examination and
(ii) Oral Test.
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Scheme of TNPSC Group 8 Written Examination ( Objective Type ) and Oral Test :
|Subject||Duration of TNSPC Group 8 Exam 2013||Maximum Marks||Minimum Qualifying Marks for Selection|
|Paper – I
General Studies ( 75 items ) + Aptitude Test ( SSLC Std. ) + General Tamil / General English ( 100 items ) ( SSLC Std. )
|3 hours||150 + 150 = 300||204|
|Paper – iI
1. Religion of Hindu ( SSLC Std. )( Code No.182 )
2. Saivism and Vaishnavism ( Code No.183 )( 200 items )( S.S.L.C Std. )
|Interview and Records||80|
i. Two Types of TNPSC Group 8 Exam Question Papers will be set. One type of tnpsc group viii question paper will contain questions on General Studies (75 items), Aptitude Test (25 items) and General Tamil (100 items) / General English (100 items). The other will contain tnpsc group viii questions on 1. Religion of Hindu 2. Saivism and Vaishnavism (200 items). Candidates are given the option to choose either General Tamil or General English for answering the second 100 items apart from answering the first (75+25)100 items on General Studies.
ii. The TNPSC Group 8 Questions on General Studies will be set both in English and Tamil and the questions on General Tamil / General English will be set in the respective languages.
iii. The TNPSC Group 8 Executive Officer Question on Hindu Religion and Saivism and Vaishnavism in respect of paper-II (i.e. 1. Religion of Hindu 2. Saivism and Vaishnavism) will be set in Tamil only. The TNPSC Group 8 Exam Syllabus are available only in the Commission’s Website www.tnpsc.gov.in.
TNPSC Group 8 Exam Centres 2013 :
The TNPSC Group 8 Written Examination will be held at following centres.
|Sl. No.||District||Code No.||Sl. No.||District||Code No.|
(i) The Tamilnadu PSC Group 8 2013 reserves the right to increase / decrease the number of TNPSC Group VIII Examination Centres and to re-allot the candidates.
(ii) Candidates should choose and write the tnpsc group 8 examination at any one of the centres.
(iii) Candidates will be required to appear at their own expenses for the TNPSC Group 8 Written Examination / Oral Test / Certificate verification if they are called.
(iv) Request for change of Tamilnadu PSC Group 8 Exam Centre will not be complied with.
In regard to the security to be furnished by the TNPSC Executive Officer, Grade–IV the rules framed under Section 116(2) (xvi) of the Tamil Nadu Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Act, 1959 (Tamil Nadu Act 22 of 1959) shall apply.
No Objection Certificate :
For details refer para 15 (g) of the Commission’s ‘Instructions to the candidates’.
Concessions in the matter of age and/or qualification and / or fees allowed to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, Destitute Widows, Ex-Servicemen, Differently Abled persons, other categories of persons etc., are given in paras 12 to 14 of the Commission’s ‘Instructions to the candidates’.