19 Aug 2019

TNPSC Group 2A Syllabus

TNPSC Group 2A Exam Syllabus 2020:

Group 2A Exam(Non-interview Posts) is conducted by TNPSC this year 2020. TNPSC has revised/ changed the Syllabus for Group 2A Examination 2020. The General English/ Tamil portion removed from the TNPSC Group 2A Examination. A lot of students (more than 10 lakhs) waiting for Group 2A official notification. It’s not easy to clear the exam without knowing the TNPSC Group 2A Syllabus in Tamil and English. First and foremost is to understand the syllabus, once go through the syllabus before start preparing the Group 2A Exam. Group 2A New Syllabus 2020 PDF download in Tamil and English is given below.

Group 2A Exam pattern, study plan, preparation tips, and updated syllabus is given below. Read previous year question papers so that it will help you to know what type of questions they ask in the exam. Workout model question papers, it will help to know the week area as well as to do the exam within time. Read the newspaper regularly. 25% of questions from current affairs.  Here is the TNPSC Group 2A Syllabus for the upcoming exam follows.

TNPSC Group 2A Exam Pattern(Objective Type):

The exam pattern and updated syllabus for the upcoming exams are given below:

 Subject  Duration  Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks 
Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)

 General Studies (Degree Standard) (175 items)

Aptitude   and  Mental  Ability Test (S.S.L.C. Std.) (25 items)

(Total – 200 items)

   3 Hours  300  90

TNPSC Group 2A SyllabusPrimary Study Materials for Group 2A:

State Board books are considered as a primary source for all TNPSC Exams preparation. So you should study following Samacheerkalvi / State Board (11th, 12th Std) school textbooks compulsory for Group 2A Exams. You can also download samacheer kalvi book in PDF by clicking the link –  Samacheer Books.

i)Social Science Books – 6th to 10th Std
ii)Science Books – 6th to 10th Std, (Additional 11th,12th Botany and Zoology if you have time)
iii)Polity – 11th,12th Political Science
iv)Economy – 11th,12th Economics Books
v)Geography -11th,12th Geography Books
vi)Indian Culture – 12th Indian Culture Book

General Knowledge:

Next, to Samacheer kalvi books, you have to complete specific portions from the Arihant General knowledge Book. Besides General Knowledge, you may also read Indian Polity, Economics, Science Subjects from this book. For general Knowledge questions and answer you can download pdf by clicking – Download.

Current Affairs:

1. TNPSC Current Affairs in Tamil and English by Governmentexams.co.in.
2. Read Newspapers and take your own notes if you have enough time (The Hindu)



Secondary Study Materials for Group 2A:

Read standard books/materials for Group 2A as mentioned below. TNPSC Group 2A basic qualification is Degree and Exam question for Degree standard.

1. History
i)Prof.J.Dharmarajan’s Tamilnadu History
ii)K.Venkatesan. India Freedom Struggle

2. Indian Polity
i)Lakshmi Kanth – Indian Polity

3. Indian Economy
i)Pratiyogita Durban’s Indian Economy & Ramesh Singh’s Book

4. Geography
i)Oxford School Atlas
ii)Spectrum Publication -Indian Geography

5. Tamilnadu Language and Culture (Mains Exam)
i)தமிழ் இலக்கிய தகவல் களஞ்கியம் – தேவிரா
ii) தமிழ் இலக்கிய வரலாறு – ம. வரதராஜன்

6. Current Affairs
i)The Hindu, Dinamani, or other websites(must be standard one)

7. Science & Technology
i)Science & Tech by Spectrum Publications

8. India Year Book by Government of India

9. Aptitude by R.S. Agarwal

10. Guide Books for General Studies (Not Important, if you study all the books mentioned above). Any one of the Guides like Tata Mc Graw Hill, Spectrum, or Pearson.

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