TNPSC Group 1 2016 Notification to be published soon - Latest News Updates

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What TNPSC Annual Planner Says about Group I 2016 Notification ?
              According to TNPSC Annual Planner 2016 - 2017, The Group 1 2016 Exam (Combined Civil Service Examination - I) Notification is scheduled to be published in the first week of August 2016 and the Examination was scheduled to be conducted on 27-11-2016.  The result of the Group I Exam 2016 also scheduled  to be published on 4th week of March 2017.  So we can expect the official notification for the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2016  to be published soon by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.  In the annual planner, the total number of vacancies is tentatively mentioned as 45 but this year the  vacancies expected to be higher than this. So, prepare well for both prelims and mains from today itself. All the best !

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29-07-2016 : TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2016 Notification to be published soon after Group IV 2016 notification 2016 - TNPSC Chairman informed today at a press meeting  .  Dear  Group 1 Exam aspirants, start your sincere preparation for the Preliminary Examination from today itself. All the best !
 TNPSC  Official Website for Latest Notification  http://www.tnpsc.gov.in/latest-notification.html

19-08-2016 : TNPSC Group I Final Rank List Published at TNPSC Website http://www.tnpsc.gov.in/results.html.

12-08-2016 : TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exam 2015 Marks Written and Interview Marks Published at http://www.tnpsc.gov.in/results.html
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Screenshot of http://www.tnpsc.gov.in/results.html on 12-08-2016

17-06-2016 : TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exam 2015 Result Published.   The result of TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exam conducted on 05.06.2015, 06.06.2015, 07.06.2015 is published at TNPSC Official Website www.tnpsc.gov.in/results.html .

The Certificate Verification for the listed candidates will be conducted  on 04.07.2016 & 05.07.2016 at TNPSC Office, Chennai. 

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TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam 2015 Result Published - Check Soon from TNPSC Official Website
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TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exam 2016 is scheduled to be conducted on 29.07.2016,30.07.2016 and 31.07.2016

Download TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Answer  Keys

11-11-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 2015 Official Answerkey ( Tentative) is published at the TNPSC Official Website http://www.tnpsc.gov.in/answerkeys.html

8-11-2015 : Dear friends, hope, you all have done this year TNPSC Gr I Prelims 2015 Exam well. Now you may download the TNPSC Group One Prelims 2015 Answerkeys of Coaching Centres like Appolo Study Centre, Chennai and NR IAS Academy, Trichy  (Click here). To see the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Expected cutoff marks prediction by www.tnpscportal.in Click Here

Download TNPSC Group 1 Hall Ticket for the 8th November 2015 Exam from TNPSC Website www.tnpscexams.net .

Group I Preliminary Exam is scheduled to be conducted on tomorrow (08-11-2015). Download your admit card now from the following TNPSC Website links.
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TNPSC Group 1 2015 Exam  Hall Ticket Download Website

Direct Link to Download Group 1 Hall Ticket

TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Answer Key and Expected Cut off marks  will be updated in our website at 4pm today.

The official answerkey for TNPSC Group 1 2015 will be published with in this week.

Check Your TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Online Application Status

Tamilnadu Public Service Commission is going to conduct the TNPSC Group 1 exam 2015 on 08-11-2015 . Total number of vacancies in the upcoming TNPSC Group I exam  is 74 posts. More than Two Lakh total number of candidates have applied for the degree standard TNPSC Group 1 Examination 2015. Before publishing the  Hall Tickets, now the Commission has published the facility to check application status of Group 1 November 2015 exam. The receipt of application acknowledgement can be checked by the candidates from the following link with your TNPSC Group 1 Registration ID from the TNPSC Website www.tnpsc.gov.in
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Check Your Group I 2015 Exam Application Status

Note : 
  • If your application for the Group 1 2015 is not available, dont worry, please contact TNPSC  office through following email   contacttnpsc@gmail.com before 13th October 2015 with sufficient documents like receipt of fee payment copy etc. 
  • This is not Hall Ticket, the Hall Ticket is usully published just one week before the exam.

TNPSC published Group 1 2015 Exam notification on 10-07-2015. 

TNPSC Group 2A Non Interview Posts Exam 2015 Notification is Published. Apply online now.

07-09-2015 : Total applicants for the TNPSC Group 1 2015. Total 2,41,791 candidates have applied for the TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam 2015. News source : The Hindu Tamil, 7-9-15.

21-08-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Free Coaching by Tamilnadu Government SC/ST Officers Associations. The Coaching Classes starts from 21-08-2015. Interested candidates can contact 9486592823 for registering your name.
News Courtesy : Dinamalar 21-8-15

11-08-2015 : According to TNPSC Chairman's recent interview there are 222771 candidates have applied for the TNPSC Group One 2015. Most of the candidates are from engineering stream. 

08-08-2015 : Tomorrow ( 09-08-2015 ) is the last date to apply online for the Group One Exam. As on 07-08-2015, 1,61000 aspirants have applied for the TNPSC Group 1 Exam - TNPSC Chairman informed.  
TNPSC Group 1 2015 announcement Important Dates

TNPSC Group 1 Notification Date : 10-02-2015

Last date to apply online : 09-08-2015

Last date for payment of fee in bank / post office - 11-08-2015

Group 1 Preliminary Exam Date : 08-11-2015 (10am to 1pm)

TNPSC Group 1 2015 Vacancy Details 
  • Deputy Collector - 19
  • DSP - 26
  • Assistant Commissioner of Commercial Tax -21
  • District Registrar - 8
Salary for TNPSC Group One Officers in Tamilnadu

Rs.15000/- 39100+ 5400 Grade Pay ( Nearly Rs.47,000/- to Rs48000/.first month pay)

Educational Qualification - Any Degree 

(Degree should be studied in SSLC+Plus Two+ UG Degree Pattern)

Can Final Year Students Apply for TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 ?

Yes , according to TNPSC Group One 2015 notification, the candidates, who have written the final year under graduation degree examination may also apply for the TNPSC Group One Preliminary Examination 2015. But they should produce proof of having passed the degree examination when they are admitted to write Main Examination. 

Candidates who passed the final year MBBS or any other Medical Examination but have not completed the internship also can apply for the TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam. But, whe they are admitted into the main written exam, they should submit a copy of certificate of passing the final examination. 

Age Limit to Apply for TNPSC Group 1 Examination

Minimum Age Limit for Group One Exam  - 21 years 

Maximum Age Limit for TNPSC Group I Exam

BC/MBC/SC/ST - 35 Years 

Others        -30 Years 

For candidates possessing BL Degree 

BC/MBC/SC/ST - 36 Years 

Others        -31 Years 

For more details on TNPSC Exams Maximum Age Limit, see TNPSC Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 

TNPSC Group 1 Exam Pattern 

Preliminary Exam (Objective Type)

Total 200 Questions (300 Marks) 

General Studies - 150 
Aptitude - 50 

How to apply for TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 ? 

Applications can be made through online mode only through www.tnpscexams.net website.

Direct Link  to apply online for Group One Exam 2015

TNPSC  Latest Notifications Official Website Link

TNPSC Group 1 Selection Procedure

The Group One Examination Selection is done in three consecutive stages. 

First Stage  : Preliminary Examination - It is a screening test only. The marks of preliminary examination will not be counted for final selection list.  The candidates will be allowed to write the main examination in the 1: 50 ratio ( 50 times of the total number of vacancies).

Second stage : Main Examination (Three Descriptive type papers)

Third State : Interview 

TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Examination Centres

Ariyalur, Madurai, Theni,Chennai, Nagapattinam, Thiruvallur,Chidambaram, Nagercoil, Thiruvannamalai, Coimbatore, Namakkal, Thiruvarur,Dharmapuri, Perambalur, Thoothukudi, Dindigul, Pudukkottai, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli,Erode, Ramanathapuram, Tiruppur, Kancheepuram, Salem, Vellore, Karaikudi, Sivaganga, Villupuram, Karur, Thanjavur, Virudhunagar,Krishnagiri, The Nilgiris (Udhagamandalam)

Physical Qualification for DSP Posts in the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 

For Men Candidates : 

Height  - Not less than 165 cms
Chest   - Not lest than 86 cms round the chest on full inspiration.                    Must have chest expansion of not less than 5 cms on full                  inspiration. 

For Women Candidates: 

Height : Not less than 155 cms 
(Chest measurement not applicable)

TNPSC Group 1 Main Examination Pattern

Three Papers in Generala Studies - Descriptive Types Degree Standard.

Each Papers will have questions for 300 Marks .(3 hours each)

Examination fee for TNPSC Group One Exam 2015 

Preliminary Exam

Examination Fee Rs.75/- + Application Cost Rs.50/-

Main Exam - Rs.125/-

Note : 

  • Candidates claiming fee,  exepmtion also have to pay the application cost. 
  • Candidates already have the One Time Registration need not to pay application cost for 5 years

09-07-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2015 to be published tomorrow - Dinathanthi News Today

The newspaper says the Official Notification of the TNPSC Group One 2015 Announcement will be published on tomorrow (10-07-2015, Friday) . 
The total number of vacancies will be 74. 
Deputy Collector - 19
DSP - 26
Asst Commissioner Commercial Tax - 21
District Registrar - 8
This is to be noted that this year, the number of vacancies for both Deputy Collectors and DSPs Posts are high. So bright future is there if you work hard. All the best ! 

07-07-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 2015 Exam Notification to be published in two days. The exam date may be in October 2015. Total expected vacancies 70 .
News Source and Courtesy : Dinamalar, 07-07-2015 (Read original news)

16-06-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Notification with in Ten days - TNPSC Chairman informed during an interview to the media persons today that the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 announcement to be published with in 10 days. 
News Source : Dinakaran, 16-06-2015.
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13-06-2015: TNPSC Group 1 Notification will be published soon . During a press meet on 12-06-2015, the TNPSC Chairman informed about the TNPSC Group One Announcement will be published soon. Source : Dinathanthi, 13-06-2015.

06-06-2015: TNPSC Chairman has already informed that the TNPSC Group 1 2015 Exam Notification will be published before 15th June 2015. Expected number of total Vacancies in upcoming TNPSC Group 1 2015 Exam will be around 74 . 

News Source : Dinamalar, 6-6-2015

06-06-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exam 2015 Result will be published with in two months - TNPSC Chairman. News source : The Hindu Tamil, 06-06-2015.

01-06-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Notification for  about 74 Vacancies will be published before 15th June 2015 - TNPSC Chairman Informed. Dear all TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 
Aspirants, start your Group One Preliminary Exam Preparation from today itself. All the best !

14-05-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 2015 Notification to be published in the second week of June 2015 TNPSC Chairman Informed. 

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He also informed the Total Vacancies in TNPSC Group One 2015 will be around 74 in the upcoming TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2015

News Source : Dinathanthi, 14-5-2015
Dear all TNPSC Group 1 Aspirants, start your sincere preparation for the preliminary exam from today itself. TNPSCPortal wishes you great success to you all !

01-05-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 2015 Notification Soon. As TNPSC Chairman already notified in an previous interview in the Third Week of April 2015 , the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has published the notification for the TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2015 on 30-04-2015, the next important exam announcement from the TNPSC will be Group I 2015 notification. The notification is expected to be published very soon.  TNPSC Latest Notification Website Direct Link

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23-04-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Mains Exam 2015 has been postponed to June 2015 . Earlier the TNPSC Group 1 Mains Examination was scheduled to be conducted on 2,3,4 days in the month of May 2015 . Now the examinations are postponed to 5,6,7 of June 2015. About 4389 candidates compete for 79 Group 1 Posts this year. 

News Source : Tamil.The Hindu Newspaper, 23-4-2015

07-04-2015 [Updated]: TNPSC Group 1 2015 Notification will be published in the  last week of April 2015 - TNPSC Chairman informed. He also clued that the total number of vacancies in the upcoming TNPSC Group 1 2015 Exam notification will be arround 60 . There will be 13 Deputy Collector and 25 DSP posts among the total number of vacancy. The TNPSC Chairman also informed that the TNPSC Group 2 Exam 2015 Notification and TNPSC Group 4 Result of December 2014 Exam also will be published in the last week of this month. 

News Courtesy : Dinakaran, 07-04-2015

14-03-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Notification to be published in the first week of April 2015 - TNPSC Chairman Informed. Total number of vacancies in the TNPSC Group 1 exam  notification for this year  (2015) is expected around 47 . This year in 2015, the TNPSC Group 1 2015 vacancies will include Deputy Collector, DSP, Assistant Commissioners in Commercial Tax, etc., So start your TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam 2015 preparation from this moment itself. All the best !

News Source and Courtesy : Dinathanthi Newspaper, 03-14-2015.

07-02-2015 : According to the TNPSC Annual Planner 2015-16 published on 30-01-2015, TNPSC Group 1 Notification 2015 Announcement is expected to be published in the first week of April 2015 and the tentative date for TNPSC Group 1 preliminary examination is scheduled to be held on 05.07.2015. Many private coaching centres through out Tamilnadu have started coaching classes for the Group 1 Preliminary Examination 2015 . If you are sincere and preparing yourself ,  don't wait for the notification date, start your TNPSC Group 1 preliminary exam 2015 preparation from today itself. 
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Screen Shot of TNPSC Group 1 2015 Important Dates in the TNPSC Annual Planner 2015 - 16
28-01-2015 : TNPSC Group 1 2015 Notification is expected to be published very soon. Total number of expected vacancies in the upcoming TNPSC Group 1 Exam notification in this year may be around 50 . (source: maalaimalar news, 28-1-2015) Group 1 Preliminary Exam 2014 Result to be published soon - TNPSC Chairman Informed today.

05-01-2015 : Will TNPSC Increase the Age Limit of Upcoming Group 1 Notification 2015 ?  - Latest News updates in the today's Tamil Hindu Newspaper.  Read all news about TNPSC Group 1 Age Limit

30-12-2014 : TNPSC Group 1 2014 Result to be published soon - TNPSC Chairman Informed. 

The Chairman of the Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSChas informed that the next TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 Notification   will be published with in the month of January 2015 . While issuing appointment order to the top 10 rank holders in TNPSC Group 2A ( Non Interview Posts) Exam 2014, the chairman informed the media persons. According to Maalaimalar and Vikatan news, this year the TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2015 is to be called for earlier due to the increased number of vacancies in Police Department (DSP Posts)
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News courtesy : www.vikatan.com 
Dear TNPSC Group 1 Aspirants, a great opportunity is awaiting for you in this NEW YEAR 2015.  If you have not done the earlier TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2014 well, start your preparation for the upcoming TNPSC Group 1 2015 Exam from now itself.  All the best !

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News Courtesy : Malaimalar

Take this as a challenge and set a goal to become a Group 1 officer in the upcoming Group 1 Exam . May GOD Bless You All !


  1. Thank you forever.....

  2. thank you ......... wish you happy new year friends....

  3. when will released group vii b exam result in 19.10.2013


  5. I think VII B and VIII results on 2013 and gr 3A only pending

  6. plz send me the g2 main exam question paper(in tamil) to my mail id: sathishr.rsk@gmail.com.

    I couldn't get it...........

  7. HI SIR................


    AND GROUP 2......... EXAMS


    PLEASE REPLY ME...........

    MY MAIL IS......dhruva.ram96@gmail.com


    THANKS & REGARDS ...........

  8. Sir i am BC muslim female candidate,my name is Raheena.. in group 2 mains exam in paper 1 i scored 88/125 ..paper 2 also i wrote well..will i clear the group 2 mains...when is group 2 mains result..waiting for your reply sir.

    1. pls say me some tips how to crack this group 2 exam..u done prelims and main well. say some study plan

    2. Hi friend..Dis is Raheena....i cleared mains and attenden cv and waiting for cv result..this is my first attempt in group 2...my study plan is i started with
      polity,science,history,geo,economy...daily 1 hr concentrate in aptitude,anotr 1 hr for current affaurs,anothrr 1hr for the language u choose....ALL THE VERY BEST

  9. Yes raheena...u hav chances to be get selected..All the very best

  10. please tell when group2 exam will be conducted

    1. group 2 prelims will be conducted by july 26-2015 and

  11. when is the vao2nd phase counselling

  12. when will group 2A phase ii counselling???? any idea

    1. dnt knw abt phase2 counselling.i got 274th rank attended the phase1 counselling in chennai.till nw didnt get my order letter.i went to tnpsc office to enquire abut tis thy didnt response properly.can u pls tl me if u knw.my name is jackson

    2. I got selected for vao..didn't get any call letter yet.If you have any updates ,pls share

    3. Group 2a joining letter vandurucha ....

  13. coming 3 April onwards civil judge certification verification nearly 600........

  14. i want to known the result date for combined engineering service 2014

  15. result date for combined engineering service 2014


    AND GROUP 2......... EXAMS


    PLEASE REPLY ME...........

    MY MAIL IS......sabarish.sivan11@gmail.com


    THANKS & REGARDS .....

  17. IS THERE ANY chance for TNPSC GRP 1 mains EXAM postponed ?

  18. helo sir tnpsc group 1 exam date when will announced

  19. can any1 say about TNPSC group 4 and group 2 eligibility criteria(qualification)....nd when ll te group 1 for 2015 wil be announced???

  20. Anybody know about gr2 interview call for?

  21. Sir when is group 2 cv result date....its goin on.for a long time??????plz kindly reply

  22. Are u asking for group 2 or group 2a cv list . did u got appointment order .

  23. No i attended group 2 cv on march 27.........i am asking when is the cv result?

  24. Sir plz say us when is group 2 cv result..like me many people are asking dis same questiin..but y no replies sir?

  25. When is group 2a selection list . is there anybody got group 2a appointment order . plz reply me ...

    1. My friend got apointment order and she joined in group 2a postings..

    2. Which department she selected and when is the joining date of her and when she got that appointment order reply me plz

  26. She joined in subregistrar ofc..she joine last monday..she got the posting order by march last week itself

  27. Thank u for ur reply

    1. Its ok friend...if u came to know anything about group 2 cv result date kindly plz share in dis page.

    2. Ok friend

  28. i need one help kindly provided the group 2 notes frnd

  29. when will group 2A phase ii counselling???? any idea friends

  30. Sir .my height is about 155cm .can I able to apply for group 1 exam?. (Girl)

  31. what about age increase for group1 exam

  32. Is there any chance of increasing the age to 45 for group1? why not in TN?

  33. hello sir,when will you start online coaching tnpsc group 1 exam....preparation ?let me know

  34. there is no reservation for ST this time.
    In the notification there is no ST column at al sir any idea ??

  35. Sir,
    I have completed 10th+Diploma (3 Years)+ Degree (Lateral Entry 2 years), Shall i apply for TNPSC Gr.I?

    Pls Tell me sir

  36. age increase for group1 exam, now parties are giving assurance for 2016? then why not for age increase to 45 in group1 exam

  37. i want to appear for IAS exams and get ...............................................

  38. hai sir when you will start group 1 coaching class sir?we are eagerly waiting sir please start quickliy sir. we need your help sir. thank you sir

  39. Is it possible to check the number of times fee concession used by me in tnpsc applications. Please clarify. All suggestions are welcome. Thank you

  40. sir,i wrongly entered month of passing in group 1 application.Is there any problem?

    1. Sir,when will be the group 2,2a,4,vao notifications publish

  41. In group ! exam, I entered physical fitness chest measurement as 81 cm in expiration 86 in inspiration. but actually its more than that. whether this measurement will qualify me or will disqualify me

    1. dont worry.... i think it wont be a problem...if you have any doubts.....call tnpsc office...keep studying...all the best !


    1. TNPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam Date : 08-11-2015 (10am to 1pm) . Last date for online application is over. You can apply for next Group One Exam.

  43. Hi when will group 1 mains results be published for exam written on june 567

  44. i couldn't have a application number in group 1 examination, please help me, how can i get that number.

  45. May i know what is application no in group 1 application form

  46. Is there any chance of Sunday group 1 exam to get postponed due to widespread viral fever in many parts of TN due to recent rains....? Year long preparations get affected due to last weeks fever. Will TNPSC consider this scenario...?

  47. Group 1 exam being our dream exam, it will be helpful for lot of aspirants if TNPSC considers the scenario and postpone the exam after monsoon rains are over. Sent mail and requested TNPSC the same. Pls post your views.

  48. Hi all,
    I am also affected by rains. Sent mail to TNPSC. Let's see if TNPSC considers this situation if they receive some mails.

  49. I send email to TNPSC to postpone group 1 prelims

  50. I will also send mail on 7 november 11:00 PM to stop group 1.....

  51. Dear Mr.Kessal,
    Is this possible to check the result of Group 1'15 exam in an alternative way instead of using the roll no because i have only the registration number but i couldn't find it

  52. Friends can anyone tell an alternative way or way to get the roll no since i have missed my roll no of G1 exam.Kindly provide me an alternative way friends

  53. Probably they might postpone it. Rejected candidates/ selected candidates list after certificate verification is yet to be uploaded and upsc prelims also almost clashing the TNPSC mains schedule.

  54. Is there any chance for tnpsc grp 1 mains exam postpone.?

  55. I have got a reply from TNPSC commission as below.still selected/rejected candidates list yet to be uploaded.

    The candidate is hereby informed that the Commission has decided not to postpone the Group – I Main Written Examination. Hence, the Group-I Main Written Examination is to be held from 29.07.16 to 31.07.16 F.N as scheduled.

  56. Any chance of age increase for group1 exam, now assembly session begins from 25 .07.2016.

  57. When the notification for the group1 exam 2016 will be published ?? already its a month late, usually the duration of exam will be 11 months, but now it is taking 18 to 20 months to complete a full group 1 exam :(


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