TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 Exam Pattern Tamil & English PDF

By | November 23, 2015

TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has provided TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 online. Candidates, who are going to attend the written exam for Village Administrative Officers, can check their Paper Pattern here. On this web page, applicants can find the complete study contents that will be incorporated in the Examination.

Tamil Nadu PSC had earlier launched a recruitment Notice for various posts. The vacancy was regarding 813 posts of Village Administrative Officer. Eligible candidates have already applied for the posts and have started preparing for the test. For a proper outline of the exam contents, they require the updated Syllabus.TNPSC VAO Syllabus

As per the latest updates, the candidates looking for TNPSC VAO Exam Pattern Tamil PDF can check it out here. For kind information to users, the examination is going to be held on 14th February 2016 statewide. To be able to study according to the time left in hand, applied candidates need to have a structured study plan.

Download TNPSC VAO Hall Ticket

Declaration For TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016
Examination date 14-02-2016
Status Available here

TNPSC VAO Exam Pattern English PDF

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission is responsible for conducting the examination at the state level. The test will be conducted on 14-02-2016 at various pre-organized centers. To be able to crack the written test, candidates have been looking to download TNPSC VAO Exam Pattern English PDF 2016.

Here is the complete outlook of the contents to be included in the paper.

There will be two types of papers

TNPSC VAO Paper Pattern 2016

Sr. No. Name of Subject Questions Marks Exam Duration Qualifying Marks
1 General Studies 75 300 3 Hours 90
2 Basics of Village Administration 25
3 Aptitude & Mental Ability Test 50
4 General Tamil/ General English 80
Total 200


Also check: Preparation Tips for Competitive Level Exams.


  • Indus valley civilization
  • South Indian history
  • Culture and Heritage of Tamil people
  • India since independence
  • Characteristics of Indian culture
  • Unity in diversity –race, color, language,
  • Dravidian movement in TN-Political parties and populist schemes. 



  • Conversion of information to data-Collection
  • Compilation and presentation of data tables
  • Graphs, Diagrams and Pie Charts
  • Analytical interpretation of data
  • Simplification (Percentage, HCF, LCM, Ratio and Proportion, Simple interest, Compound Interest)
  • Area &Volume
  • Time and Work
  • Logical Reasoning


  • History
  • Current and upcoming events (National and International)
  • National symbols
  • Sports & games
  • Books & authors
  • Awards & honors
  • India and its Neighbors. 


  • Geographical landmarks
  • Economics
  • Current socio-economic problems
  • Science-Latest inventions on science & technology
  • Earth and Universe
  • Solar system
  • Monsoon, rainfall, weather & climate
  • Social Geography
  • Population
  • Density and Distribution Natural Calamities
  • Disaster Management. 

Questions Based on Indian Economy and Politics


Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology, and Botany of High School Level 

Important to Note:

  • Type 1 (Tamil Language)
  • Type 2 (English Language)

Steps to download TNPSC VAO Syllabus 2016 

  • Visit the Official website which is,””
  • Move to the Notification section, and download the Notification
  • In the Notification, the paper contents are also listed.
  • Get it printed and start gearing up for the written test.

For further updates our dear friends are suggested to

Enter your email address to subscribe Admit Card Jobs Alert Updates -
After Submission, check your inbox and click on activation link to get daily Admitcardjobs updates

Leave a Reply

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