TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2013 revised syllabus and exam pattern - Main Exam

Posted by: D Kessal on 23:32:00 Categories:||
TNPSC Group 4 Exam 2016 Latest News
Share with your friends by a Click
Latest Updated Changes April 2013 on TNPSC Group 2 Mains Exam
General Studies - Part A - 125 Questions
Part B- 2 Essay Questions
*New Part will be "Draft Preparation" - To check candidates drafting skills

PAPER –I (Objective type)

Part - A

Unit-I Role and impact of science and Technology in the Development of India and Tamil Nadu.

Nature of universe-General scientific laws-Scientific instruments-Inventions and

discoveries -Science glossary-Physical quantities, standards and units -Mechanics and properties of matter-Force, motion and energy-Heat, light and sound-Magnetism, -electricity and electronics -Elements and -compounds -Acids, bases and salts-Oxidation and reduction-Carbon, nitrogen and their compounds-Fertilizers -pesticides, insecticides -Main concepts of life science-The cell -
basic unit of life-Classification of living organism-Nutrition -and dietetics-Respiration -Blood and blood –circulation-Endocrine system-Reproductive system-Animals, plants and human life-

Govt. policy -organizations on Science and Technology-Role, achievement & impact of Science and -technology-Energy - self sufficiency - oil exploration- Genetics - the science of heredity- Environment, ecology, health and -hygiene, Bio - diversity and its conservation-Human diseases, prevention and remedies-Communicable diseases and non - communicable diseases-Alcoholism and Drug abuse- Computer -science and advancement

Unit-II Administration of Union and States with special reference to Tamil Nadu
State government organization - structure, functions and control mechanism-

District administration - role in people’s welfare oriented programmes-Industrial map of Tamil Nadu -- role of state government-Public Services -- role of recruitment agencies-State finance - resources, budget and financial administration-Use of IT in administration -- e-governance in the State-

Natural calamities – Disaster Management Union and State -Social welfare -Government sponsored schemes with reference to Tamil Nadu- Relationship between State and Union-Industrial map of India -

Public Services - role of recruitment agencies in Union Government- Social welfare - government sponsored schemes by Government of India

Unit-III Socio - Economic Issues in India/ Tamil Nadu 

Population Explosion-Unemployment issues in India & Tamil Nadu- Child Labour -Economic Issues (a) Poverty (b) Sanitation- Rural and Urban (c) Corruption in public life - Anti -Corruption -measures - CVC, Lok- adalats, Ombudsman, CAG.-Illiteracy-

Women Empowerment – Role of the Govt. in Women Empowerment - Social injustice to womenfolk - Domestic violence, dowry menace, sexual assault-Impact of violence on the growth of the nation – Religious violence, --Terrorism and Communal violence.- Human Rights issues-Right to information - Central and State Commission.-

Education – Linkage between  Education and Economic Growth-Community Development Programme-Employment Guarantee Scheme-Self Employment and Entrepreneurship Development-Role of N.G.O’s in Social Welfare – Govt. Policy on Health.

Part - B

Unit-IV Essay

(Descriptive Type) (a). Current issues at National Level (b) Current issues at
State Level


  1. idalam tamil la padika book irruka sir

  2. Sir i cleared group 2 prelims..but can u sugest me a books for mains..because i am doin self preparation

  3. Sir i m sharon.. i cleared group 2 prelims...i am doin self preparation...sir can u plz give us the major national and state issues which are much expected to be asked in group 2 mains.

  4. Sir,I'm preparing for VAO exams can us suggest me the General Knowledge, aptitude which is apart from 6th to 10th book... kindly inform me about previous year question bank books to prepare and general knowledge materials

  5. sir i cleared group 2 prelimninary exam how i do apply main exam ?and when i do apply? sir iam a exservice man

  6. tamil la prepare pana tips vanum friends 8012870846

  7. dear sir group 2 main exam books ellam TAMIL iruga. examku enth enth books ellam padikanum and preparing tips solluga sir [ls sen my email id

    friends ungalukum therisa solluga email la sonnaga pa
    Thank you

  8. sir group 2 main exam epadi preparing pananumuno solluga sir pls send my id :ganeshmuthuvel68@gmail,com

  9. Hai sir i am arivazhagan from trichy.. now i am waiting for tnpsc group 2 interview posts result. when that' s result osted sir. how to prepare it


Respected visitors , this is your area. Ask your queries, post your suggestions. If you know correct answers for other friend's questions, kindly reply them. Motivate One another . Your comments will be posted soon with a small moderation.
Note:Please avoid sharing phone numbers, email Ids and posting abusive comments against the government and recruitment agencies.