TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2017 in Tamil and English PDF download – Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) announced VAO exam syllabus and exam pattern for village administrative officer vacancies.
Candidates who successfully submitted their TNPSC VAO application form, they can start preparation according to the official VAO syllabus, which clearly explained below. Candidate must get 90 marks (qualifying marks) in order to consider in the selection process of the final selected list.
|Subject||No. of Questions||Marks||Max time|
|General studies||75||300||3 hours|
|Basics of Village Administration||25|
|Aptitude & Mental Ability Test||20|
|General Tamil / General English||80|
TNPSC VAO exam has 4 sections they are listed in the below. A total of 200 questions will be asked for 300 marks. There are no negative marks in the exam, so candidates can attempt as many as they can to clear the exam.
- General studies – 75 questions
- Basics of Village Administration – 25 questions
- Aptitude & Mental Ability Test – 20 questions
- General Tamil / General English – 80 questions.
2 types of question papers will set, where aspirant can attempt any one set from the following sets.
Type- 1 TNPSC VAO question paper: General Studies + General Tamil will contain questions on General Studies (75 questions), Basics of Village Administration (25 items), Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 questions) and General Tamil (80 questions).
Type-2 TNPSC VAO Question Paper: (General Studies + General English) will contain questions on General Studies (75 questions), Basics of Village Administration (25 questions), Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 questions) and General English (80 questions).
Candidates are given the option to choose either General Tamil or General English for answering the 80 questions apart from answering the 120 (75+25+20) questions on General Studies, Basics of Village Administration and Aptitude & Mental Ability Test.
The 80 questions on General Tamil/ General English will be set in the respective languages and the remaining 120 questions will be set both in English and Tamil.
You can also download TNPSC VAO Syllabus in Tamil and English (pdf format)
According to the official VAO notification, TNPSC VAO exam (date) scheduled on 17-09-2017. After conducting the exam, the commission is likely to be declared result of VAO exam in the third week of December 2017.
Selected candidates in the TNPSC VAO Exam 2017 must attend for certificates verification in the third week of April 2018 with all required documents and proofs. Finally TNPSC VAO counselling will be held in the first week of June 2018.