Home / Syllabus / TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 tnpsc.gov.in VAO Exam Pattern Free PDF Download

TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 tnpsc.gov.in VAO Exam Pattern Free PDF Download

TNPSC VAO Syllabus

TNPSC VAO SyllabusCandidates who are searching for TNPSC VAO Syllabus and exam pattern, your search are end here. This page is made to update you about the detailed Syllabus and exam pattern of Village administrative Officer. Candidates check the same on this page or you can also free download the PDF file of TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 and paper pattern from official site.

This exam is conducted by the Tamilnadu Public Service Commission to recruit the talented and responsible candidates for the post of Village administrative Officer. Candidates if you are going to appear for this exam you must we well known about the scheme and pattern for better preparation.

Exam Syllabus

All the updates and news regarding TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 are provided below by the team of recruitmentinbox.in.

TNPSC VAO Syllabus

The general TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 of the exam includes:

General Studies

1) General Science

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Zoology

TNPSC VAO Question Paper

2) Current Events

  • History
  • Political Science
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Science

3) Geography

4) History and Culture of India and Tamil Nadu

5) Indian Polity

6) Indian Economy

7) Indian National Movement

Aptitude & Mental Ability Tests

Conversion of information to data-Collection, compilation and presentation of data – Tables, graphs, diagrams -Analytical interpretation of data -Simplification-Percentage-Highest Common Factor (HCF)-Lowest Common Multiple (LCM)-Ratio and Proportion-Simple interest-Compound interest Area-Volume-Time and Work-Logical Reasoning-Puzzles-Dice-Visual Reasoning-Alpha numeric Reasoning-Number Series

TNPSC Coaching Centres

General English

  • Grammar
  • Literature
  • Authors and their Literary Works

Basics of Village Administration

  • The role, functions duties and responsibilities of a Village Administrative Officer in VILLAGE and REVENUE ADMINISTRATION
  • Accounts maintained and furnished by the VAO at the end of every FASLI YEAR.
  • Basic Principles / Information relating to classification of lands
  • Basic information on rates of assessment and annual revenue collection and forms of irrigation of land including those belonging to the Government
  • Scrutiny of accounts relating to Panachayat revenue
  • Role of VAO during calamities
  • Basic information relating to assignment of lands / house sites in Villages and Towns
  • Grant of lands for cattle or dairy farms
  • Levy of rents (Ground Rent / Quit Rent) etc
  • Exemption from land revenue
  • Unauthorized occupation of Government land basic information about Land
  • Procedure relating to conduct of inquiries in relation to age, marital status, income, domicile
  • Basic principles of and procedures involved in survey, sub-division of a survey field and knowledge of Field Management Book.
  • Direct Revenue collections made under various heads by the VAO
  • Specific duties during festivals and common Village functions
  • Basic information about Revenue Recovery Act
  • Basic information relating to forest lands and resources and sale of sandalwood and other valuable tress
  • Basic information relating to Adivasis / Tribals and the role of a VAO in extending special protection and support of the Government to them.

TNPSC Annual Planner

Exam pattern of TNPSC VAO

Here you can have a look at the exam pattern of written exam

Subject Duration of Examination Maximum Marks Minimum QualifyingMarks for selection
Single Paper in the following subjects in SSLC standard General studies (75items)+Basics of Village Administration (25 items)+

Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items)


General Tamil / General English (80 items)

Total (200items)

3 hours 300 90
Total 300

TNPSC VAO paper contains two types of paper only. One e type of question paper will contain questions on General Studies, Basics of Village Administration, Aptitude & Mental Ability Test and General Tamil. The other will contain questions on General Studies items, Basics of Village Administration, Aptitude & Mental Ability Test and General English.

Note: You can Get TNPSC VAO Syllabus PDF from here.

You may also like to check this Section

Written Examination Tips Free Online Test Series
Interview Prep. Tips- By Experts Latest Current Affairs
How to Make Good Study Habits for Exam How to Score Good Marks in Exam
Best Tips / Ways to Overcome Exam Fear How to Score Good Marks in Exam
How to Manage Time during Exams Tips to Get 100% Results in Exams

Opportunity To Get Job In VFX, Gaming & Web Design Companies

About admin


  1. vao questans romba kastama eruku kongm esaya kudanga sekarama exam viainga

  2. vao exam date please reply sir

  3. vao exam eppa sir

  4. fantastic web


  6. vao exam date pls vao usefull matrial pls sent to my mail id sprabakaranmrp@gmail.com

  7. plz vao exam paper and book, question answer send my e-mail id plz help me

  8. I’ve been browsing online more than 4 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours.
    It’s pretty worth enough for me. Personally, if all webmasters and bloggers made good content as you did, the internet will be much more useful than
    ever before.

  9. sir please sent it when date in vao exam apply sent in my emil.id

  10. plz advise when you are released applycation?

  11. Please model vao exam question paper 2011,2012,2013 and syllabus my e-mail id ku sent me

  12. Girls are elligible to VAO exam DOB: 09.05.1993

  13. Hello,pl’s send t model question paper

  14. web content writer

    Nice post. I used to be checking constantly this blog and I’m
    inspired! Extremely helpful information specially the last part :
    ) I handle such info much. I used to be looking for this certain info for a very long time.
    Thank you and good luck.

  15. Please model vao exam question paper 2011,2012,2013 and syllabus my e-mail id ku sent me

  16. its very useful if model question papers and materials will be send to my email id.

  17. anybody pls guide me to get prepare for basics of village administration for tnpsc vao exam…

  18. Please model vao exam question paper 2011,2012,2013 and syllabus my e-mail id ku sent me

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>