TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2024

TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2024

TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2024: The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) offers a prestigious gateway to a fulfilling career in public service through the Combined Civil Services Examination-I (Group-I Services). This exam opens doors to coveted administrative positions within the Tamil Nadu state government.

Key Highlights of TNPSC Group 1 Recruitment 2024

  • Notification Released: March 28, 2024
  • Application Window: March 28, 2024 to April 27, 2024 (till 11:59 PM)
  • Exam Date (Preliminary): July 13, 2024 (Exact timings to be announced later)
  • Vacancies Announced: 90

Seize the Opportunity:

Aspiring candidates with a bachelor’s degree and a passion for public service can leverage this opportunity to apply for the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2024. The selection process is rigorous, involving a Preliminary exam, Mains exam, and an Interview.

Unveiling the Application Process:

  1. Registration and Application Form Access:
    • Visit the official TNPSC website:¬†
    • If you haven’t already, register for a one-time registration ID. This incurs a fee of Rs. 150, which is valid for five years for applying to any TNPSC post.
    • Once registered, locate the “Apply Online” section and proceed to the TNPSC Exams page.
    • Select “2024 TNPSC Group 1” exam and meticulously fill out the application form with accurate details.
    • Double-check all information before submission and upload scanned copies of required documents (ensure clarity).
    • Complete the online payment for the application fee as per your category.
    • Download and print a copy of your application form for future reference.
  2. Required Documents:
    • Scanned copies of signed photograph and signature
    • Educational certificates and mark sheets (all semesters/years)
    • Non-employment certificate (if applicable)
    • Community certificate (if applicable)
    • Disability certificate (if applicable)
    • No Objection Certificate from current employer (if applicable)

Understanding the Fee Structure:

A one-time registration fee of Rs. 150 applies to all candidates, irrespective of caste or category. This registration allows you to apply for any TNPSC post within five years.

The application fee varies depending on the category:

  • SC/ST, Differently Abled & Destitute Widow: No application fee
  • MBCs & Backward Castes: No application fee for the first 3 attempts (Rs. 150 for subsequent attempts)
  • Ex-Servicemen: No application fee for the first 3 attempts (Rs. 150 for subsequent attempts)
  • Others (For Prelims): Rs. 150 + Rs. 100
  • Others (For Mains): Rs. 200 (Registration fee not applicable)

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2024, you must:

  • Be a citizen of India
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university
  • Be between 21 and 35 years of age on the first day of the preliminary exam (age relaxation applicable for SC, ST, OBC, and PwD candidates as per TNPSC notification)

Exam Pattern:

The TNPSC Group 1 Exam comprises two stages:

  1. Preliminary Examination: This objective-type exam tests your General Studies and Aptitude. It is a qualifying exam, and securing the minimum qualifying marks is necessary to proceed to the Mains.
  2. Main Examination: This is a descriptive-type exam, assessing your knowledge in various subjects relevant to the administrative services, including Tamil, English, Essay, General Studies (I, II, III & IV), and optional subjects chosen by the candidate.

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Candidates who successfully clear the Mains exam will be called for an interview. This stage evaluates your personality, communication skills, and suitability for the administrative roles offered through the TNPSC Group 1 Exam.

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