TNPSC EXAMINATION, 2020

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TNPSC Combined Civil Services-I Examination (CCS-I) 2020

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Applications are invited from eligible candidates only through online mode up to19.02.2020for direct recruitment to the vacancies in the posts included in Combined Civil Services-I Examination (Group-I Services)

DATES FOR TNPSCHOW TO APPLY
LAST DATE OF APPLICATION : 19.02.2020
LAST DATE OF PAYMENT : 21.02.2020
ADMIT CARD DATE : will be updated
DATE OF EXAMINATION : will be updated
RESULT DATE : will be updated
DATTE FOR MAIN EXAMINATION :Will be announced later at the time of declaring results of Preliminary Examination.
INTERVIEW DATE : WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER


Applicants should apply only through online mode in the Commission’s websites CLICK HERE
DEPARTMENTEDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
TNPSCApplicants should possess a degree of any of the Universities in corporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or any other Educational Institutions
SALARY FOR TNPSCNUMBER OF VACANCIES
Rs.56100-17750069
AGE LIMITFEES
21-38FOR PRELIMINARY EXAM : 100/-
FOR MAIN WRITTEN EXAM : 200/-
SC/ST : NIL

VACANCIES FOR TNPSC POST

SR.NONAME OF POSTNO. OF VACANCIESPAY SCALE
1Deputy Collector18Level 22Rs.56100-177500(Revised Scale)
2Deputy Super intendent of Police (Category-I)19Level 22Rs.56100-177500(Revised Scale)
3Assistant Commissioner(Commercial Taxes)10Level 22Rs.56100-177500(Revised Scale)
4Deputy Registrar of Co-operative Societies14Level 22Rs.56100-177500(Revised Scale)
5Assistant Director of Rural Development7Level 22Rs.56100-177500(Revised Scale)
6District Officer (Fire and Rescue Services)1Level 22Rs.56100-177500(Revised Scale)
TOTAL69

DISTRIBUTION OF VACANCIES

The rule of reservation of appointments is applicable for this recruitment and the distribution of vacancies will be announced later.

AGE LIMIT RELAXATION

NAME OF POSTMINIMUM AGESCs, SC(A)s,
STs,MBCs/DCs,BCs,
BCMsand DWs of all categories
OTHERS
For all the posts except the post of Assistant Commissioner(Commercial Taxes)213732
Assistant Commissioner
1. For applicants possessing any degree213732
2. For applicants possessing B.L. degree of any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.213833

FEES PAYMENT FOR TNPSC

An applicant who wishes to have immediate fee reconciliation, shall make payment through Net Banking or Debit Card / Credit Card.

Registration Fee For One-Time Registration (Revised with effect from01.03.2017 vide G.O.(Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated01.03.2017)

Note

  • (i)Applicants who have already registered in One-Time Registration system and are within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.
  • (ii)Those who have registered in One-Time Registration system and paid the Registration fee i.e., Rs.150/-, it is enough to pay the examination fee alone

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS ACCORDING TO TNPSC POSTS

SR NOPOSTEDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION1
1Deputy Superintendent of Police (Category I)Preference shall be given to candidates who possess National awards for Physical efficiency
2.Assistant Commissioner(Commercial TaxesFirst Preference-A degree both in Commerce and Law together with a Diploma in Taxation laws.
Second Preference-A degree both in Commerce andLaw.
Third Preference-A degree either in Commerce orLaw together with a Diploma inTaxation laws.
Fourth Preference-A degree either in Commerce orLaw.
3.Assistant Director of Rural Development DepartmentPost Graduate Degree in Rural Service of the Gandhigram Rural Institute, Madurai District.ii.Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Extension.iii.Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Sociology.

PAPER PATTERN FOR TNPSC

PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION (SINGLE PAPER)(OBJECTIVE TYPE)

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

MAIN WRITTEN EXAMINATION AND ORAL TEST

 Subject  Duration  Maximum MarksMinimum Qualifying Marks for selection
SCs, SC(A)s,STs, MBCs/ DCs,BC(OBCM)s and BCMs
General Studies –Descriptive type (Degree Standard)    OTHERS
Paper-I3 Hours250  
Paper- II3 Hours250255340
Paper-III3 Hours250  
Interview & Records 100  
Total 850

CENTERS OF EXAMINATION FOR TNPSC

PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION

Name of CentreCentre CodeName of CentreCentre CodeName of CentreCentre Code
Ariyalur3001Madurai1000Thiruvallur2101
Chennai0100Nagapattinam1101Thiruvannamalai2201
Chidambaram0302Nagercoil0801Thiruvarur2301
Coimbatore0200Namakkal1201Thoothukudi2401
Dharmapuri0401Perambalur1401Tiruchirappalli2501
Dindigul0501Pudukkottai1501Tirunelveli2601
Erode0601Ramanathapuram1601Tiruppur3201
Kancheepuram0701Salem1701Vellore2701
Karaikudi1804Thanjavur1901Villupuram2801
Karur0901The Nilgiris (Udhagamandalam)1301Virudhunagar2901
Krishnagiri3101Theni2001

SELECTION PROCEDURE FOR TNPSC

The selection will be made in three successive stages, viz (i) Preliminary Examination for selection of applicants for admission to the Main Written Examination (ii) Main Written Examination and (iii) an Oral Test in the form of an Interview.

The Preliminary Examination is meant to serve as a screening test only. The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination by the applicants who are declared qualified for admission to the Main Written Examination will not be counted for determining their final order of merit. The number of applicants to be admitted to the Main Written Examination will be 50 times the number of applicants to be recruited having regard to the rule of reservation of appointments.

SYLLABUS FOR TNPSC

Combined Civil Services Examination –I Group – I Services(Preliminary Examination) General Studies (Degree Standard)

Topics for Objective Type

UNIT-I : 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.

UNIT-II: CURRENT EVENTS

  • History – Latest diary of events – National symbols – Profile of States – Eminent personalities and places in 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.

UNIT- III: 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.

UNIT – IV: 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.

UNIT-V: 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.

UNIT-VI: 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 programmes – Social problems – Population, education, health, employment, poverty.

UNIT-VII: 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.

UNIT- VIII : 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 a Secular literature
    • Relevance to Everyday Life
    • Impact of Thirukkural on Humanity
    • Thirukkural and Universal Values – Equality,

Humanism, etc

  • 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 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.

UNIT – IX : 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.

UNIT-X: 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.

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What is the application fees TNPSC Combined Civil Services-I Examination (CCS-I) 2020?

FOR PRELIMINARY EXAM : 100/-
FOR MAIN WRITTEN EXAM : 200/-
SC/ST : NIL

what is the educational qualification for TNPSC Combined Civil Services-I Examination (CCS-I) 2020?

Applicants should possess a degree of any of the Universities in corporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or any other Educational Institutions

how many vacancies are available for TNPSC Combined Civil Services-I Examination (CCS-I) 2020?

their are 69 vacancies

what is the pay scale for TNPSC Combined Civil Services-I Examination (CCS-I) 2020 ?

Rs.56100-177500

what is the age limit for TNPSC Combined Civil Services-I Examination (CCS-I) 2020 ?

21 years and maximum 38 years as on 01.01.2021.

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