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TNPSC Group 4 vs TNPSC Group 3 posts – Check Details

TNPSC Group 4 vs TNPSC Group 3: From time to time, Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites applications for recruitment to  Combined Civil Services Examination–IV (Group-IV Services & VAO) and Group III Exams.

Here is a General Overview of the two exams.

TNPSC Combined Civil Services Exam–IV

Important Exam Dates
Starting Date for Apply Online 14.06.2019(completed)
Last Date for Apply Online 14.07.2019(completed)
Exam Date 01.09.2019(tentative)
Written Exam Result Date December 2019(tentative)
Certificate verification Date January 2020(tentative)
Counselling Date February 2020(tentative)

TNPSC had released Notification for 6491 vacancies for year 2019 in June . Check below for the vacancies .

  • Village Administrative Officer – 397 Vacancies
  • Junior Assistant – 2792 Vacancies
  • Bill Collector, Grade-I – 34 Vacancies
  • Field Surveyor – 509 Vacancies
  • Draftsman – 74 Vacancies
  • Typist – 1901 Vacancies
  • Steno-Typist (Grade–III) – 784 Vacancies

Pay Scale:

VAO, Junior Assistant & Other Posts – Rs.19,500 – 62,000/-
Steno-Typist (Grade–III) – Rs.20,600 – 65,500/-

More information on the job profile of Group 4 Services is here.


The syllabus of group 4 exam is 100 tamil questions and 75 general knowledge questions and 25 aptitude questions. For english medium students just a simple difference that is 100 english questions instead of 100 tamil questions.

NOTE : 80 percentage questions of TNPSC Group 4 Exam is directly asked from text books of tamilnadu that is Samacheer Kalvi books,  6th standard to 10 th standard.

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TNPSC Group 3

Education Qualification: The Qualification for the Group 3 Exam the candidate must have completed the Graduation/ Bachelor’s Degree in relevant specialization from any recognized university or board with a minimum aggregate of marks.

Age Limit:  The Age limit for General Candidates the minimum age is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 42 years.

Job Pay Scale: The Job pay scale would be different for a Qualified job. The Minimum salary for group 3 Exam Qualifier is Rs.15,200 to Rs.20,500.

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