TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility 2022: Age Limit, Qualification, Number of Attempts

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility 2022: Age Limit, Qualification, Number of Attempts

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Sep 14, 2022
TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility 2022 is notified by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission for VAO, Junior Assistant, etc. Know age limit, qualification, number of attempts, etc here. Check the detailed TNPSC Group 3 eligibility to apply for the exam.
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TNPSC Group 4 eligibility is released along with the official notification by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission on its official website. TNPSC Group 4 eligibility criteria 2022 include age limit, educational qualification, nationality, number of attempts, and work experience. Candidates who are going to appear for TNPSC Group 4 exam must ensure that they fulfill the criteria to apply for the exam.

TNPSC recruits eligible and interested candidates for various public service posts in Tamil Nadu every year. In order to appear in the exam, aspirants have to undergo four stages of the TNPSC Group 4 eligibility to grab the job and fulfill their dreams. Read further to get the complete information regarding TNPSC Group 4 eligibility criteria.

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility 2022

TNPSC Group 4 eligibility is one of the essential elements that must be fulfilled by the candidates to appear in TNPSC Group 4 exam. Below we have given the complete information of the TNPSC Group 4 eligibility that includes the following parameters. You can also check out TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit in Tamil for your convenience.

  • TNSPC Group 4 Age
  • TNPSC Group Educational Qualification
  • TNPSC Group 4 Computer Qualification for Typist and Steno Typist
  • TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility - Knowledge of Tamil 
  • Physical Fitness for TNPSC Group 4 Exam
  • TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2022: Number of Attempts

TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit

The first and the most important parameter of recruitment is TNPSC Group 4 age limit. Candidates who have attained 18 years to 30 years as of 01.07.2022 are eligible to be apply for TNPSC Group 4 exam. TNPSC Group 4 upper age limit has provided below.

TNPSC Group 4 Post Wise Age Limit

Post

Category

General Category

Upper Age Limit 

Village Administrative Officer

SC/ ST/ OBC/ MVC

21 years to 32 years

42


Other Group 4 Posts

SC/ ST/ Destitute Widows

18 years to 37 years

42

MVC

18 years to 37 years

32

TNPSC Group 4 Age Relaxation

Candidates who are domiciles of Tamil Nadu are eligible to avail age relaxation as given below.

TNPSC Group 4 Category Wise Age Relaxation

Post

TNPSC Group 4 Minimum Age Limit

TNPSC Group 4 Maximum Age Limit

SC/ ST/ and those who are destitute widows

18 Years

37 Years

Most Backward Classes and Backward Classes such as Muslims

18 Years

34 Years

Others

18 Years

32 Years

TNPSC Group 4 Age Limit in Tamil

TNPSC Group 4 has a predefined age limit for the candidates who want to apply for TNPSC Group 4 exam. Below we have mentioned the age limit for TNPSC Group 4 in Tamil for different categories. The age limit must be calculated as of 01.07.2022.

பிரிவு

வயது வரம்பு

பொதுப் பிரிவினர்

30

இதர பிற்படுத்தப்பட்டோர் (BC/MBC/DNC)

32

ஆதி திராவிடர் (SC/ST)

35

ஆதரவற்ற விதவைகள்

35

TNPSC Group 4 Qualification

Another significant parameter in TNPSC Group 4 eligibility is the minimum education qualification required to apply for the exam. TNPSC Group 4 qualification are different for each vacancy. Below we have provided the detailed TNPSC Group 4 qualification for each post.

TNPSC Group 4 Educational Qualification 2022

Post Name

Qualification 

Forest Apprentice

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Forestry from any recognized university in any one of the following
    subjects:

Mathematics, Wildlife Biology, Geology, Botany, Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science, Agriculture, Chemistry, Engineering Marine Biology, Physics, Zoology, Statistics.

Village Administrative Officer

Candidates must have passed the S.S.L.C. Public Exam along with some general degree from a recognized university.

TYPIST/ STENO-TYPIST

  • Must have passed the S.S.L.C. Public Exam along with some general degree from a recognized university.
  • Candidates should be eligible for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Study or College Courses of Study.
  • Candidate must have cleared government technical exams of typewriting such as
    • Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English 
    • by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and Lower/ Junior Grade in English (or)
    •  Higher / Senior Grade in English and Lower/ Junior Grade in Tamil.
  • For steno-typist post candidates also have a shorthand certificate in government technical Exam

Store Keeper

Aspirant should have a minimum general education qualification, i.e. cleared S.S.L.C. Public Exam or its equivalent to be eligible for this position entrance to Post-Secondary Courses of Stud (or) to University Courses of Study. and also must have at least 2 years of experience.

Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development

Aspirants must cleared H.S.C r and its equivalent to be eligible for this position to University Courses of Study.

TNPSC Group 4 Computer Qualification for Typist and Steno Typist

TNPSC Group 4 computer qualification is applicable only for the post of Typist and Steno Typist. Such candidates will be have to qualify for Government technical exam both in typewriting and shorthand. The candidates. The candidate should have passed the “Certificate Course in Computer on Office Automation” awarded by the Technical Education Department.

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility - Knowledge of Tamil

TNPSC has revised the syllabus of the Tamil Language Paper of TNPSC Group- 4 Exam. TNPSC has made Tamil Language paper compulsory in the Combined Civil Service Group -4 preliminary exams.

Physical Fitness for TNPSC Group 4 Exam

Applicants appearing for TNPSC Group 4 need to submit a certificate of Physical Fitness as per the official notification of TNPSC. The model format is given below from the Notification. Candidates have to submit TNPSC Group 4 fitness certificate to the Appointing Authority, at the time of joining the post.

TNPSC Group 4 Physical Fitness Certificate

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2022: Number of Attempts

There are no restrictions on the number of attempts for the candidates willing to apply for the TNPSC Group 4 exam. Candidates can appear in TNPSC Group 4 exam till they are satisfying the maximum age limit.

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2022 – Important Points to Note

Below we have mentioned some mandatory points related to TNPSC Group 4 eligibility criteria 2022 that every candidate must keep in mind while applying for the TNPSC Group 4 recruitment process:

  • The candidate must have all the appropriate documents given for the TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria.
  • TNPSC will not accept ration cards and learner’s driving licenses as identity proof.
  • Candidates appearing for TNPSC Group 4 exam must be permanent residents of India.
  • For all the posts, the age relaxation for people with disabilities is ten years.
  • TNPSC Group 4 upper age limit for ex-servicemen is 53 years for SC/ST and 48 years for OBC.
  • Even if candidates have a higher degree, those who have not passed the SSLC Examination or its equivalent are ineligible to appear in the exam.
  • Applicants should have adequate knowledge of Tamil while applying for Group 4 posts.

TNPSC Group 4 Eligibility FAQs

  • TNPSC Group 4 eligibility includes that candidates should be between 18-30 years and must have passed class 12th in order to apply for TNPSC Group 4 exam. However, every post has a different TNPSC Group 4  qualification and age limit. For detailed TNPSC Group 4 eligibility 2022, you can read the above post.

  • To apply for the post of TNPSC Group 4, there are age restrictions set by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. The minimum age limit is 18 years but the maximum age is different for all posts and categories. You can check out the detailed TNPSC Group 4 age limit for all categories and posts.

  • Yes, the Candidate must have at least a 12th mark sheet from recognized school or board to appear in TNPSC Group 4 exam. Like the age limit, the TNPSC Group 4 qualification is different for each post as well.

  • Yes, Tamil language is necessary for TNPSC Group 4 Exam after the state assembly passed a resolution during the last session, making Tamil language test mandatory for getting jobs in Tamil Nadu state government services.

  • No, candidates must have passed the Government Technical Exam in Typewriting: – i) by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English (or) ii) by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and Lower/ Junior Grade in English to apply for Typist and Steno Typist.

  • TNPSC Group 4 educational qualification for the Forest Apprentice post is that a candidate must graduate in Forestry from any recognized university in any one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Wildlife Biology, Geology, Botany, Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science, Agriculture, Chemistry, Engineering Marine Biology, Physics, Zoology, Statistics.

  • Yes, S.S.L.C State exam is important in TNPSC Group 4 educational qualification. In addition, for the post of Junior Assistant in Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development, a candidate must have passed H.S.C. or its equivalent to be eligible for this position to University Courses of Study.

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