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TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022 Out

TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022 Out: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released the TNPSC Group 1 notification for TNPSC Combined Civil Service Examination Group 1 against Advt. No.16/2022 on 21st July 2022 on the official website i.e. The total number of vacancies announced for TNPSC Group 1 is 92 for the post of Deputy Collector, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Assistant Commissioner, Deputy Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Assistant Director of Rural Development, and District Employment Officer in Tamil Nadu General Service.

TNPSC Group 1 Notification

The candidates interested and eligible for the TNPSC Group 1 Notification must read out the detailed article for the information which includes the official notification pdf in English as well as in Tamil, Eligibility details, vacancy distribution, and important dates, and a direct link of online registration. Bookmark this page for regular updates regarding the TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022.

TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022: Overview

TNPSC is inviting online applications of the candidates for the TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022 for the recruitment of 92 vacancies for various posts. For ease of candidates, we have tabulated all the important information of TNPSC Group 1 Notification in the below table.

Conducting Body Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Exam TNPSC Group 1 Exam
Name of recruitment TNPSC Group 1 Notification
Advt No/ Notification No. Advt. No. 620/ 16/2022
Name of the Post Included in Combined Civil Services Examination-I (Group-I Services)
Vacancies 92
Notification Date 21 July 2022
Last Date to Apply 22 August 2022
Category Recruitment
Exam Type State Level Exam
Language Tamil and English
Salary Rs.56100-205700 Level 22 (Revised Scale)
Exam Mode Offline
Official Website

TNPSC Group 1 2022

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has published the official TNPSC Group 1 Notification on 21st July 2022 on the official website with 92 vacancies in Group -I Services. The candidates can read the notification in Tamil as well as English. TNPSC Group 1 Notification contains all the important details regarding the recruitment process.

TNPSC Group 1 Notification PDF

Candidates can directly download the TNPSC Group 1 Notification from the link mentioned below. The Tamil and English notifications are provided below.

Click here to download the TNPSC Group 1 Notification PDF – English

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TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022: Important Dates

TNPSC Group 1 Notification is out on 21st July 2022. All the important dates related to the recruitment process are in the below table.

Activity Dates
Notification released 21st July 2022
Online application begins 21st July 2022
Last date of application 22nd August 2022
Application Correction Window 27th August to 29th August 2022
Date and time of Preliminary Exam 30th October 2022 [9:30 am to 12:30 pm]
Date of Main Written  Exam will be announced

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TNPSC Group 1 Apply Link

The interested and eligible candidates can apply online from the official website. After the release of the official notification, the online registration link is activated. The last date of application is 22nd August 2022. Candidates can directly apply online from the link mentioned below.

Click here to apply online for TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022

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TNPSC Group 1 Notification Vacancy 2022

The total number of vacancies announced for group 1 posts in TNPSC is 92 and the vacancy distribution is as follows:

Name of the post Post Codes Number of vacancies
Deputy Collector 1001 18
Deputy Superintendent of Police (Category-I)
1002 26
Assistant Commissioner
(Commercial Taxes)
1003 25
Deputy Registrar of Cooperative Societies 1004 13
Assistant Director of Rural
1006 07
District Employment Officer in
Tamil Nadu General Service
1007 03
Total 92

TNPSC Group 1 Notification Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the TNPSC Group 1 Notification, candidates must understand and satisfy the eligibility criteria mentioned in the notification pdf. The minimum eligibility criteria include the educational qualification and age limit. TNPSC Group 1 Eligibility Criteria are as follows:

TNPSC Group 1 Notification Educational Qualification

The candidates must possess a degree from any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or any other Educational Institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956. The post-wise preferential qualification is as follows:

Name of the post Post Codes
Deputy Superintendent of Police (Category-I)
Candidates who possess National awards for Physical efficiency.
Assistant Commissioner
(Commercial Taxes)
A degree in Commerce and Law together with a
Diploma in Taxation laws
Assistant Director
of Rural Development
Post Graduate Degree in Rural Service of the Gandhi Gram Rural Institute, Madurai District. Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Extension. Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Sociology.
District Employment Officer in
Tamil Nadu General Service
Graduates in Economics / Education / Sociology /Statistics or Psychology and those with Post Graduate Diploma in Social Science and Experience in Industrial or Personal Management or Labour Welfare

TNPSC Group 1 Age Limit

The details age limit is explained in the below table. The minimum age is 21 years and the maximum age is 39 years.

Post Name Minimum Age Maximum Age
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs, and DWs of all categories Others excluding SCs, SC(A)s, STs, etc.
All posts excluding Assistant Commissioner (Commercial Taxes ) 21 years 39 years 34 years
Assistant Commissioner (Commercial Taxes)
For applicants possessing any degree 21 39 34 years
For applicants possessing B.L. a degree from a recognized university 21 40 35 years

TNPSC Group 1 Notification Application Fees

To successfully apply for the TNPSC Group 1 Notification, candidates have to pay the application fees. The detailed fees structure is as follows:

Registration FeeFor One-Time Registration (G.O.(Ms). No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 01.03.2017)

Note:- Applicants who have already registered in the One-Time Registration system and are within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.

Preliminary Examination Fee Note:- The Preliminary Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment unless exemption of fee is claimed. Rs.100/-
Main Written Examination Fee Note:- The candidates who have not claimed fee exemption and paid the fee of Rs. 100/- towards the Preliminary Examination of this recruitment, have to pay the Main Written Examination fee of Rs. 200/- if they are shortlisted for the Main Written Examination based on the results of Preliminary Examination and on receipt of such intimation from Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. Rs.200/-

TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022 Selection Process

The selection will be done on the basis of the following sequence:

  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3. Oral Test

TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022 Exam Pattern

Prelims Exam Pattern:

Subject Duration Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks for Selection
SCs,SC(A)s,STs,MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs Others
General Studies (Code No.003)General Studies(Degree Standard) (175 Questions) + Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard) (25 Questions) Total-200 Questions 3 Hours 300 90 120
Total 300

Mains Exam Pattern:

Subject Duration Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks for Selection
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs,

BC(OBCM)s and BCMs

Paper-ITamil Eligibility Test

(SSLC Standard)

(Descriptive Type)

3 Hours 100 40 40
General Studies(Degree Standard)

(Descriptive type)




Interview & Records


3 Hours

3 Hours

3 Hours







255 340
Total 850

TNPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2022

Name of Subject                                         Topics
General Science
  • Scientific Knowledge and Scientific temper – Power of Reasoning – Rote Learning Vs Conceptual Learning – Science as a tool to understand the past, present, and future.
  • Nature of Universe – General Scientific Laws – Mechanics – Properties of Matter, Force, Motion and Energy – Everyday application of the basic principles of Mechanics, Electricity and Magnetism, Light, Sound, Heat, Nuclear Physics, Laser, Electronics and Communications
  • Elements and Compounds, Acids, Bases, Salts, Petroleum Products, Fertilizers, Pesticides.
  • Main concepts of Life Science, Classification of Living Organisms, Evolution, Genetics, Physiology, Nutrition, Health, and Hygiene, Human diseases
  • Environment and Ecology
Current Events
  • History – Latest diary of events – National symbols – Profile of States – Eminent personalities and places in the news – Sports – Books and authors.
  • Polity – Political parties and political system in India – Public awareness and General administration – Welfare oriented Government schemes and their utility, Problems in Public Delivery Systems.
  • Geography – Geographical landmarks
  • Economics – Current socio-economic issues
  • Science – Latest inventions in Science and Technology

Geography of India

  • Location – Physical features -Monsoon, rainfall, weather, and climate – Water resources – Rivers in India – Soil, minerals, and natural resources – Forest and wildlife – Agricultural pattern.
  • Transport – Communication.
  • Social geography – Population density and distribution – Racial, linguistic groups, and major tribes.
  • Natural calamity – Disaster Management – Environmental pollution: Reasons and preventive measures – Climate change – Green energy.
History and Culture of India
  • Indus valley civilization – Guptas, Delhi Sultans, Mughals, and Marathas – Age of Vijayanagaram and Bahmani Kingdoms – South Indian history.
  • Change and Continuity in the Socio-Cultural History of India.
  • Characteristics of Indian culture, Unity in diversity – Race, language, custom.
  • India as a Secular State, Social Harmony.
Indian Polity
  • Constitution of India – Preamble to the Constitution – Salient features of the Constitution – Union, State, and Union Territory.
  • Citizenship, Fundamental Rights, Fundamental Duties, Directive Principles of State Policy.
  • Union Executive, Union legislature – State Executive, State Legislature – Local governments, Panchayat Raj.
  • Spirit of Federalism: Centre-State Relationships.
  • Election – Judiciary in India – Rule of law.
  • Corruption in public life – Anti-corruption measures – Lokpal and Lokayukta – Right to Information     Empowerment of women – Consumer protection forums, Human rights charter.


Indian Economy
  • Nature of Indian economy – Five-year plan models – an assessment – Planning Commission and Niti Ayog.
  • Sources of revenue – Reserve Bank of India – Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy – Finance Commission – Resource sharing between Union and State Governments – Goods and Services Tax.
  • Structure of Indian Economy and Employment Generation, Land reforms and Agriculture – Application of Science and Technology in agriculture – Industrial growth – Rural welfare oriented programs – Social problems – Population, education, health, employment, poverty.
Indian National Movement
  • National renaissance – Early uprising against British rule – Indian National Congress – Emergence of leaders – B.R.Ambedkar, Bhagat Singh, Bharathiar, V.O.Chidambaranar, Jawaharlal Nehru, Kamarajar, Mahatma Gandhi, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, Thanthai Periyar, Rajaji,
  • Subash Chandra Bose and others.
  • Different modes of Agitation: Growth of Satyagraha and Militant movements.
  • Communalism and partition.
History, Culture, Heritage and Socio-Political Movements in Tamil Nadu
  • History of Tamil Society, related Archaeological discoveries, Tamil Literature from Sangam age till contemporary times.
  • Thirukkural :

(a) Significance as Secular literature.

(b) Relevance to Everyday Life

(c) Impact of Thirukkural on Humanity

(d) Thirukkural and Universal Values – Equality,  Humanism, etc

(e) Relevance to Socio -Politico-Economic affairs

(f) Philosophical content in Thirukkural

  • Role of Tamil Nadu in freedom struggle – Early agitations against British Rule – Role of women in the freedom struggle.
  • Evolution of 19th and 20th Century Socio-Political movements in Tamil Nadu – Justice Party, Growth of Rationalism – Self Respect Movement, Dravidian movement and Principles underlying both these movements, Contributions of Thanthai Periyar and Perarignar Anna
Development Administration in Tamil Nadu
  • Human Development Indicators in Tamil Nadu and a comparative assessment across the Country – Impact of Social Reform movements in the Socio-Economic Development of Tamil Nadu.
  • Political parties and Welfare schemes for various sections of people – Rationale behind Reservation Policy and access to Social Resources – Economic trends in Tamil Nadu – Role and impact of social welfare schemes in the Socio-economic development of Tamil Nadu.
  • Social Justice and Social Harmony as the Cornerstones of Socio-Economic development.
  • Education and Health systems in Tamil Nadu.
  • Geography of Tamil Nadu and its impact on Economic growth.
  • Achievements of Tamil Nadu in various fields.
  • e-governance in Tamil Nadu.
Aptitude and Mental Ability
  • 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 – Alpha-numeric Reasoning – Number Series.

TNPSC Group 1 Salary 2022

The candidates appointed in the Group I services in TNPSC Group I will get Rs.56100-205700 Level 22 (Revised Scale) for all the posts in the TNPSC Group 1 Notification.

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TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022: FAQ

Q. What is the last date of application for the TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022?

Ans: The last date of application is 22nd August 2022.

Q. How many vacancies are released for the TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2022?

Ans: The total of 92 vacancies are released.

Q. What is the language of the TNPSC Group 1 Exam?

Ans. The TNPSC Group 1 Exam will be conducted in English and Tamil.

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