TNPSC VAO Exam Syllabus, Qualification, Pay Scale and Study Materials
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducts direct recruitment for the post of Village Adminstrative Officer (VAO) or Grama Nirvaga Aluvalar in Tamilnadu Ministerial Service. This post is similar to the post of Village accountant tasked with the responsibility of maintenance of record, record keeping and account of preparation of statistical returns. This exam is conducted every year by the TNPSC.
The role of the Village Administrator Officer (VAO) is Maintenance of village record pertaining to crop and harvest, Keeping right record of land and preparation of statistical reports and returns.
Pay Scale: Rs. 21,000 (approx)
Job Location: Tamil Nadu
TNPSC VAO Eligibility Criteria & Education Qualification:
Qualification: Candidates should have Passed SSLC or equivalent from a recognized board/university.
Age Limit: Applicants age limit should be with in the range of 18-30 years for general category candidates and 18-40 years for all other category candidate as per govt norms, Age relaxation is applicable for reserved candidates.
Selection Procedure: selection of candidates will be dependent on Personal Interview and written test
TNPSC VAO exam will consist of a single paper with the following subjects of SSC standard
General studies – (75 items)
Basics of Village Administration (25 items)
Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items)
General Tamil / General English (80 items)
Total – (200 items)
Duration of Examination:- 3 Hours
Maximum Marks:- 300
Scheme of Written Examination:
(1) Two types of question papers will be set:-
Type-1 -> General Studies + General Tamil will contain questions on General Studies (75 items), Basics of Village Administration (25 items), Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items) and General Tamil (80 items).
Type-2 -> (General Studies + General English) will contain questions on General Studies (75 items), Basics of Village Administration (25 items), Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items) and General English (80 items).
(2) Candidates are given the option to choose either General Tamil or General English for answering the 80 items apart from answering the 120 (75+25+20) items on General Studies, Basics of Village Administration and Aptitude & Mental Ability Test.
(3) 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.
How To Apply: Minimum 10th Passed Tamil Knowledge Candidates Apply online through TNPSC Exams Online Portal.
Official Website: http://www.tnpsc.gov.in/
Syllabus: Download here..
- General Knowledge
- Space Science
- India Geography, History, Facts
- Human Body
- Solar System
- World History
- India Union Territories Geography, Facts
- Important Events in Indias
Questions and Answers:
- General Science
- Indian Geography
- Indian Economy
- Indian Culture
- Awards and Honours
- Famous Personalities
- Books and Authors
- World Organization
- Indian History
- Computer Awareness
- English: Verbal Ability
- Space Science
- Archery Questions