TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 Notification, Application Form, Vacancies

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) conducts a Group-2 examination at the state level for the candidates aspiring to join the civil services of Tamil Nadu state. The aspirants will be shortlisted for various Group-2 Services Interview & Non-Interview posts. It is expected that the official notification for TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 will be out by the end of December 2022 by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC). For more comprehensive details about TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2023 keep on reading the complete data on this page.

The selection of the candidates for Group 2 & Group 2 A will be made through:

  • Group 2 (Interview Posts): Preliminary exam, Main exam (written), and Interview/ Personality Test.
  • Group 2A (Non-Interview Posts): Only written test.

TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 Overview

Exam Name Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Group 2 Exam
Organizing Authority Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Status of application form To be released
Application mode Online
Level of Exam State Level
Application fees INR 250/-
Exam mode Offline
Duration of Exam 3 hours
Selection process Prelims, Mains, and Interview/ Personality Test
Language of exam Tamil and English
Official website

TNSPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 Important Dates

Events Important Dates
Official notification release date December 2022
Online application form release date To be notified
The deadline to submit the form To be notified
Last date to apply with late fee To be notified
Admit card issue date To be notified
Prelims examination date To be notified
Prelims examination result To be notified
Mains examination date To be notified
Mains examination result To be notified
Interview/ PI round To be notified
Final result announcement To be notified

Posts Details

  • Junior Employment Officer (Non- Differently Abled) in Employment and Training:
  • Industrial Cooperative Officer in the industrial and Commerce Department:
  • Probation Officer in Prison Department:
  • Probation Officer in Social Defence Department:
  • Assistant Inspector in the Labour Department:
  • Special Assistant in the Anti-corruption Department:
  • Assistant Section Officer in Department of Law in Secretariat:
  • Sub Registrar, Grade-II:
  • Municipal Commissioner, Grade-II:
  • Assistant Section Officer:
  • Assistant Section Officer in the Secretariat Finance Department:
  • Senior Inspectors in Dairy Development Department:
  • Senior Inspector of Co-operative Societies (Department of Registrar of Co-operative Societies):
  • Grade II Executive Officer in Town Panchayats Department:
  • Supervisor/ Junior Superintendent in Tamil Nadu Business Department/ Agricultural Marketing:
  • Revenue Assistant in Revenue Department:

Eligibility Requirements

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India in order to be eligible for TNPSC 2023.
  • They must possess an undergraduate degree in the relevant field from a recognized institute/ university
  • The minimum age to apply for the exam is 21 years while the maximum age is 36 years.

Age Limit:

Name of the post Age Limit
Sub Registrar Grade- II 20 years
Probation Officer in the Prison Department 22 years
The probation officer of the Social Defence Department 26 years

TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 Application Process

  • First of all visit the official website of TNPSC i.e.
  • On the homepage of the website, you will find the link- ‘TNPSC Application Form’.
  • Click on the link and register yourself for the TNPSC Group 2 exam by providing a valid email address and mobile number.
  • A registration number will be sent to your registered email ID.
  • With the help of the registration number, login and fill out the application form with all personal, educational, and category details.
  • Recheck all the entered details carefully before proceeding with the fee payment.
  • Pay the necessary TNPSC Application fee using Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking methods.
  • Submit the application form and take out its copy for additional requirements.

Application Fees:

Category Application fee
General and OBC candidates INR 250/-
SC and ST candidates Exempted

Exam Pattern

Preliminary Exam:

The Preliminary exam of TNPSC Group 2 2023 will have all multiple choice questions with a duration of 3 hours (90 minutes). The paper carries a total of 300 marks. Candidates need to solve a total of 200 questions on the question paper.

Check the detailed wise exam pattern:

Subject Number of questions Duration Maximum marks
General studies 175 questions  


3 hours



300 marks

Aptitude and Mental Ability test 25 questions

Mains Exam:

The Mains exam is a descriptive type question paper and involves two compulsory papers as mentioned below.
The detailed paper pattern is given below:

Paper Title No. of questions Marks Total marks
Paper 1 Tamil to English translation 2 25 50
English to Tamil Translation 2 25 50
Paper 2 Precis writing 2 20 40
Comprehension 2 20 40
Hints development 2 20 40
Essay writing on Thirukkural 2 20 40
Letter writing 2 20 40
Total marks for Mains Exam 300

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TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 Results

The TNPSC Group 2 exam results are generally released post a month from the exam conduction. So, the participants can expect the results accordingly. The candidate will be shortlisted for further rounds based on the performance in the Preliminary Examination. All the participants will be able to download their TNPSC Group 2 Result from the official website of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission with the help of their login credentials.

TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2023 Expected Cutoffs

Category Male Female
General 162 157
SC 154 149
ST 148 142
MBC 159 155
BC 160 156

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