TNPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024 (PDF), Prelims and Main Syllabus

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released the TNPSC Group 1 Notification recently. They plan to recruit 90 different posts like Deputy Collector, DSP, Assistant Commissioner, and so on. To get this post we have to clear the two stages of the Group 1 Exam. To clear the Group 1 Exam we have to be aware of the Exam Pattern and have Good knowledge of the Syllabus. Here we have provided detailed information about Group 1 Exam Pattern and Group 1 Syllabus 2024. Let’s in detail…

TNPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024

The TNPSC Group 1 exam’s Prelims Exam is planned to be conducted on 13th July 2024. before 13th July you have to complete the studies as on Group 1 Prelims Syllabus 2024. Before viewing the syllabus and Exam Pattern we see the Exam Information.

Recruitment Board TNPSC
Exam NameGroup 1 Exam
Name of PostsDeputy Collector, DSP, Assistant Commissioner
Total Vacancy90
Prelims Exam Date13th July 2024
Online Registration Start28th March 2024
Online Registration End27th April 2024

TNPSC Group 1 Exam Pattern 2024

You can view the TNPSC Group 1 Scheme of Examination in the below table.

Group 1 Prelims Exam PatternNo.of QtsMarks
General Studies175262.5
Aptitude & Mental Ability2537.5
S.NoGroup 1 Mains Exam PatternMaximum Marks
1Paper-1 (Tamil Eligibility Test)100 Marks / 3 hours
2Paper-2250 Marks / 3 hours
3Paper-3250 Marks / 3 hours
4Paper-4250 Marks / 3 hours

TNPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024

1. General Studies Syllabus

  • General Science: Basics of scientific knowledge, laws of mechanics, properties of matter, everyday applications of science, elements, compounds, life sciences, environment, and ecology.
  • Current Events: National and international events, history, politics, geography, economics, science, prominent personalities, sports, books, and authors.
  • Geography of India: Physical features, climate, water resources, rivers, soil, minerals, natural resources, transportation, social geography, and environmental issues.
  • History and Culture of India: Ancient civilizations, medieval and modern Indian history, socio-cultural aspects, unity in diversity, secularism, and prominent historical figures.
  • Indian Polity: Constitution of India, fundamental rights, duties, directive principles, union and state government structures, judiciary, elections, federalism, corruption, and women’s empowerment.
  • Indian Economy: Economic structure, five-year plans, revenue sources, banking system, fiscal and monetary policies, goods and services tax, industrial growth, rural welfare programs, and social issues.
  • Indian National Movement: Early resistance against British rule, leaders, movements, ideologies, communalism, and partition.
  • History, Culture, Heritage, and Socio-Political Movements in Tamil Nadu: Tamil society, literature, freedom struggle, socio-political movements, rationalism, Dravidian movement, and contributions of leaders.
  • Development Administration in Tamil Nadu: Human development indicators, social reform movements, political parties, welfare schemes, reservation policy, education, health, geography’s impact on economic growth, achievements, and e-governance.

2. Aptitude and Mental Ability

  • Mathematical concepts: Simplification, percentage, HCF, LCM, ratio, proportion, simple and compound interest, area, volume, time, and work.
  • Logical reasoning: Puzzles, dice, visual reasoning, alphanumeric reasoning, and number series.

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