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TNPSC Syllabus 2018-19 Asst Horticulture Officer/Translation Officer Exam Pattern

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TNPSC Syllabus of Asst Horticulture Officer/Translation Officer Exam is available here!!! Candidates, applying for TNPSC Recruitment Advertisement No.498 for filling up 16 vacancies of Translation Officer and Translator can download the Complete TNPSC Exam Syllabus for the preparation of the exam from here.

Contenders are informed that written examination for Translation Officer and Translator Posts is scheduled to be conducted on 18.08.2018. In order to qualify the TNPSC Exam, you need to have Updated TNPSC Translation Officer Syllabus and Exam Pattern which is well provided on this page.

Latest Updates!!! Tamil Nadu PSC Translator Recruitment 2018 – Brief Details

Name of the OrganisationTamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Name of the PostsTranslation Officer and Translator Posts
No of Posts16 Posts
Apply ModeOnline
Starting Date30th May 2018
Last Date29th June 2018
Official Websitewww.tnpsc.gov.in
Job LocationTamil Nadu
Selection ProcedureWritten Examination

TSPSC Syllabus Download:

The TSPSC AEO/TGT/PGT/PRT Asst Horticulture Officer/Translation Officer Syllabus 2018 can either get download from the official website i.e. or by going through the information available in below section of this page created by the team members of www.recruitmentinboxx.com

With the help of TSPSC Syllabus 2018– 2019, you can get the idea about topics that are important from examination point of view.  Further the TSPSC Exam Syllabus also help you in avoiding less important band extra topics.

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TNPSC Syllabus of Translation Officer Exam

TNPSC Translator Syllabus 2018 for Paper I – Descriptive

  • State Acts, Bills, Ordinances, Rules, and Notifications made thereunder.
  • Central Acts, Ordinances, Rules and Notifications made thereunder
  • Legal Terms / Legal Maxims

TNPSC Translation Officer Syllabus 2018 for Papers II – Objective

TNPSC Translation Officer Syllabus of General Studies

Indian HistoryEconomics
GeographyMajor events in World History
General ScienceGeneral Awareness
Environmental IssuesHuman right Issues
Basic Knowledge of Computer ApplicationCurrent Events
Literature and Art & Culture of Odisha—-

TNPSC Syllabus of Aptitude and Mental Ability

Simple & Compound InterestMensuration
SimplificationHCF & LCM
Statistical ChartsProblem On Ages
Profit & LossArea
AverageTime & Work
Bar GraphPercentages
Pictorial GraphFundamental Arithmetical operations
Time & SpeedNumber Systems
Number SeriesDecision Making
Coding-DecodingVisual Memory
Problem SolvingSyllogistic Reasoning
Clocks & CalendarsArrangements
DirectionsBlood Relations
JudgmentArithmetical Reasoning
Non-Verbal SeriesEmbedded Figures

TNPSC Translator Exam Pattern 2018

  • The TNPSC Translator Exam will be conducted as a Descriptive & Objective type.
  • Tamil Nadu PSC Translator Exam comprises two papers. i.e., Paper I & Paper II.
  • Paper I is for 300 marks. Paper II is for 200 marks.
  • The TNPSC Translator & Translation Officer Exam will be conducted of 570 Marks.
  • The time duration for Tamil Nadu PSC Translator Exam Paper I is 03 hours while for TNPSC Translation Officer Exam Paper II is 02 hours.
StagesExam TypeName of the TopicsNo. of QuestionsMarksExam Duration
IDescriptive TypeState Acts, Bills, Ordinances, Rules, and Notifications made thereunder.3003 Hours
Central Acts, Ordinances, Rules and Notifications made thereunder
Legal Terms / Legal Maxims
IIObjective TypeGeneral Studies752002 Hours
Aptitude and Mental Ability25
Interview & Records70

TNPSC Asst Horticulture Officer Syllabus

TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus For Paper-I

UNIT- IBasic Horticulture And Plant Propagation
UNIT- IISoil And Fertility, Irrigation And Weed Management
UNIT- IIIProduction Techonology Of Fruits And Vegetables
UNIT -IVProduction Technology Of Flower Crops And Landscaping
UNIT-VProduction Technology Of Spices, Plantation Crops,
Medicinal And Aromatic Crops
UNIT- VIInsect Pest And Diseases Of Horticultural Crops
And Their Management
UNIT-VIIPost-Harvest Handling And Value Addition Of
Horticultural Crops
UNIT – VIIILivestock Management And Poultry Production
UNIT – IXCommercial Agriculture
UNIT – XFarm Management, Marketing And Extension Education

Tamil Nadu PSC Asst Horticulture Officer Syllabus For Paper-II

Unit – I: General Science

Unit – Ii: Current Events

Unit – III: Geography

Unit – IV: History And Culture Of India

Unit – V: Indian Polity

Unit – VI: Indian Economy

Unit – VII: Indian National Movement

Unit – VIII: Aptitude And Mental Ability Tests

TNPSC Asst Horticulture Officer Exam Pattern

Paper No.Subjects Time DurationMaximum Marks
Paper – I(Diploma Standard)03 Hours300
Paper- IIGeneral Studies02 hours200
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test

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TNPSC AO Syllabus

TNPSC Agricultural Officer Syllabus For Paper-I

  • Importance Of Agriculture
  • Fundamentals Of Crop Production
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Crop Management & Allied Agricultural Activities
  • Crop Improvement
  • Seed Science And Technology
  • Crop Protection Principles And Practices
  • Farm Business And Finance Management
  • Agricultural Marketing And Market Intelligence
  • Agricultural Extension: Principles And Methods

Tamil Nadu PSC AO Syllabus For Paper-II

The paper II syllabus for General Studies and Aptitude and Mental Ability Test is same as above. Must go through it.

TNPSC AO Exam Pattern

Paper No.Subjects Time DurationMaximum Marks
Paper – IDegree Standard03 Hours300
Paper- IIGeneral Studies02 hours200
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test

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Functions of TNPSC:

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) is the first Provincial Public Service Commission, which is being to act in accordance to select candidates for various civil services by recruiting, conducting various written examinations.

When it is came into existence known as “The Madras Public Service Commission” but now it is came to known as Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. Formation of Indian Civil Service the take place in 1923 by four Englishmen and four Indian and Lord Lee of Fareham was the Chairman of the Commission.

  • Conducts various examinations for selecting candidates for various civil services like preliminary and written exams.
  • Select aspirants through recruitment also.
  • Provide promotions, appointments and transfer from one post to another post.
  • It conducts department examinations too under Government of India.

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The Madras Service Commission thus came into existence in 1929. Madras was the first state, in India to establish their Service Commission. Madras Service Commission was formed by 3 Members, also including the Chairman.

After when states are re-organized in 1957, The Madras Service Commission became Madras Public Service Commission. In 1970, when the name of the State was changed into Tamil Nadu from Madras, the Madras Public Service Commission get name as the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC).

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The Government of Madras and Punjab planned to set up their own Public Service Commissions in their own states. Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducts various exams each year as indicated below:

  • Combined Civil Services – I, II, III etc
  • Some Posts Included In Group-IV Services
  • Various Posts Included In Group-VI, VII, VIII Services
  • Post Of Village Administrative Officer
  • All Technical Examination – SSLC, HSC, Diploma & Degree, Pg Degree Standard
  • Several other exams are also conducted by TNPSC.

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TNPSC Syllabus 2018 Group Wise:

TNPC syllabus contains important topics from various subjects and fields in each of the group.

  • General Science
  • Current Events
  • Geography
  • History And Culture Of India
  • Indian Economy
  • Political Study
  • National Movements
  • Aptitude And Mental Ability Test
  • Logical Reasoning

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TNPSC Examination Details:

Mostly TNPSC Examination starts from the month of February and end in December every year in between TNPSC conduct various examination in different fields regarding all the civil services.

  • Examinations will conduct in two forms i.e. Preliminary and Main Examination (objective and descriptive) and is further divided in paper I, II, III.
  • Preliminary Examination is being conduct to shortlist aspirants for Main Examination by screening test.
  • Main Examination is conduct in the form of written test and then interview is followed by it.

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TNPSC Exam Pattern


SubjectMarksTime DurationMinimum Qualifying Marks for selection
Single Paper Objective3003 Hours90 for reserved category120 for others

Main Written Examination:

Candidates who qualified in preliminary examination can attend for main examination which consists of three papers:

Subject (General Studies- Descriptive type)MarksTime DurationMinimum Qualifying Marks for selection
Paper-I3003 Hours306 for reserved category408 for others
Paper-II3003 Hours
Paper-III3003 Hours

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Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Exam:

An applicant must satisfy the Commission on the basis of the following points:

  • He/she should be a Citizen of India.
  • Character And Antecedents of the Candicates as such he/she will be selected for the appointment.
  • Applicants should not a part of Union/State Government Service at the time of appointment.
  • Candidates should satisfy the appointing authority that he/she is fine from all health and sound aspects.

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Age Limit:

  • The minimum age of the candidate should be 18 years from the first day of July of the year in which the vacancy is advertised and maximum age should be from 35 to 50 years as per the post applying for under the norms and conditions of Indian government.
  • Relaxation is given to the reserved category (SC/ST/OBC/OPH) candidates, ex-servicemen and person with disabilities (PWD) as per the rules and regulations of the government of India.

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Number of Attempts for TNPSC Exam:

  • For the SC/ST category candidates there is no limit up to the age 35 years.
  • OBC category aspirants can apply 7 times up to 33 years and for unreserved category aspirants there is a age limit of 30 years and they can take 4 attempts.

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