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TNPSC Syllabus 2022 Forest Apprentice/AHO/Translator Exam Pattern pdf

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Download latest updated TNPSC Syllabus !!! Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has issued syllabus for Forest Apprentice/AHO/Translator Posts Exam. Those who have applied for TNPSC Recruitment exam may download latest syllabus for Prelims & Mains.

TNPSC question paper will be set both in Tamil and in English. You may begin your preparation as per latest Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Syllabus. TNPSC Exam Pattern and TNPSC Syllabus 2022 for all subjects are listed in PDF Form.

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TSPSC Syllabus 2022 PDF

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TNPSC Syllabus

TNPSC Forest Apprentice Syllabus

Tamil Nadu PSC Forest Apprentice Exam Syllabus for Physics

  • General Scientific Laws
  • National Scientific Laboratories
  • Mechanics and properties of matter
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Force, motion, and energy
  • Atomic and nuclear physics etc.

TNPSC Syllabus for Chemistry

  • Elements
  • Periodic Table
  • Fertilizers
  • Nitrogen and their compounds
  • Pesticides
  • Insecticides

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Tamil Nadu PSC Syllabus For Biology

  • Name of Species
  • Concepts of life science
  • Bio-diversity and its conservation
  • Classification of a living organism
  • Respiration
  • Environment
  • Human diseases (prevention and remedies) etc.

Tamil Nadu PSC Forest Apprentice Syllabus for History

  • Ancient, Midvale and Modern
  • Sports history
  • Recent Affairs
  • Main Innovations
  • Indian Struggle for Freedom etc.

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TNPSC 2022 Syllabus For Political Science

  • Foreign Policies and international relation
  • Parliament of India and Assembly elections of Tamil Nadu
  • Political System of India
  • Election commission of India
  • Public awareness and general administration
  • Constitution of India

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TNPSC Group IV Syllabus for Geography

  • Oceans
  • Livable planet of the universe
  • Rivers
  • Climate changes in Southern India
  • Our solar system
  • Earth
  • Rocks
  • Wildlife centuries of India and TN etc.

TNPSC Forest Apprentice Syllabus for Economics

  • Indian and Tamil Nadu State economy
  • Role of HRD of India in economy
  • Five-year planning commission reports and effects
  • Land reforms and accusation bills
  • GDP, FDI, NSI of India, etc.

TNPSC Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning

  • Averages
  • Percentage
  • Rail-related question
  • Pipe and cistern
  • Analogy
  • Time, Clock and Calendar
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • LCM, HCF
  • Time, Speed and Distance
  • Dice and Compound Interest etc.

TNPSC Forest Apprentice 2022 Exam Syllabus for Grammar

  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Finding error and sentence correction
  • Adjective, Sentence Reformation
  • Comprehension
  • Cause test
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Question tag
  • Tense, Noun, Pronoun
  • Degree, passive voice, etc.

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TNPSC Syllabus for Literature

  • Match the poem with its poet
  • History and Scope of the language
  • Experiences of poets with language
  • About the poets and Dramatics
  • Identify the other of a story
  • Autobiography and biography of famous personalities.
  • Appreciation Questions from poet
  • Important lines by poets
  • Famous quotes etc.

TNPSC Group IV Syllabus for Mains Examination

  • Essay Writing
  • General Studies of Art and Culture
  • Literature-based questions
  • Importance of language
  • Science and technology
  • Economics
  • Polity
  • Geography
  • History
  • Power of language etc.

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TNPSC FA Syllabus 2022 – Optional Subjects

  • Agriculture
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Application
  • Computer Science
  • Agriculture Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • Horticulture
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Veterinary Science
  • Zoology

TNPSC Forest Apprentice Exam Pattern

TNPSC Forest Apprentice Preliminary Exam Pattern

Duration: 3 hours

SubjectsNo of QuestionsMarks
General Studies75300
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test25
General Tamil and English100

TNPSC Forest Apprentice Mains Exam Pattern

Duration: 3 hours

Paper – I (Optional Subject – 1)300200
Paper – II (Optional Subject – 2)300200
Paper – III (General Studies)300   200

TNPSC Syllabus of Translation Officer Exam

TNPSC Translator Syllabus 2022 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 2022 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 2022

  • 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.
Exam TypeName of the TopicsNo. of Questions
Stages I
Descriptive Type
State Acts, Bills, Ordinances, Rules, and Notifications made thereunder.Marks-300

Duration-3 Hours

Central Acts, Ordinances, Rules and Notifications made thereunder
Legal Terms / Legal Maxims
Stages II
Objective Type
General StudiesNo. of Ques:75


Duration-2 Hours

Aptitude and Mental AbilityNo. of Ques:25
Interview & RecordsMarks- 70
Total Marks-570

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 Duration
Paper – I(Diploma Standard)Maximum Marks-300

Duration-03 Hours

Paper- IIGeneral StudiesMaximum Marks-200

Duration-02 hours

Aptitude and Mental Ability Test
Total Marks -500

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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

Subjects Time
Paper – I
Degree Standard
Duration-03 Hours

Maximum Marks-300

Paper- II
General Studies
Duration-02 Hours

Maximum Marks-200

Aptitude and Mental Ability Test
Total Marks500

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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.

TNPSC Syllabus 2022 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

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


SubjectMarks/ DurationMinimum Qualifying
Marks for selection
Single Paper ObjectiveMarks-300

Time Duration-3 Hours

90 for reserved category

120 for others

Main Written Examination:

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

Time Duration- 3 Hours

Subject (General Studies-
Descriptive type)
MarksMinimum Qualifying
Marks for selection
Paper-I300306 for reserved category
408 for others

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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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