TSPSC Group 2 services exam details paper

TSPSC Group 2 services exam dates

TSPSC has invited application for the post of Group 2 services.Candidates who have already applied for Group 2 services against the previous notification should not apply for this new notification.Their application remains valid.You should not submit more than one application.Candidates applying for more than one position will have their candidature cancelled.

Important dates for this TSPSC Group 2 services exams are

  • Submission of online application will start from – 2nd Sep 2016
  • Submission of online application will end on – 23rd Sep 2016
  • Written test will be held on – 12th Nov 2016 and/or 13th Nov 2016
  • Hall tickets for written exams can be downloaded from – 5th Nov 2016

You need to register yourself before applying for the post.The registration will be done at official website of TSPSC (link here).If you have already registered in past then you can login and if you are eligible then you can apply for the posts.I have outlined the eligibility criteria for the each posts.

You will have to pay 320 INR as part of exams fees.Candidates who are still unemployed and reserved candidates will not have to pay the fees.The fees will be paid online.

TSPSC Group 2 services 2016 eligibility criteria

Educational Qualification

For the posts of Municipal Commissioner Group 3 in Municipal Administration sub service , Assistant Commercial Tax officers , Sub Registrar Group 2 (Registration sub service) , Extension officer (Panchayat Raj and Rural development sub service) , Prohibition and Excise sub Inspector (Excise sub service) , Deputy Tahsildar in Land Administration , Assistant Registrar in Registrar of co operative societies , Executive officer grade 1 in endowment department , Assistant Labour officer in commissioner of Labour department , Assistant Section officer GAD single unit Secretariat you should have Bachelor degree froma recognized university.

For the posts of Assistant Development Officer in Handlooms and Textile you can have Bachelor degree.You can apply for this post if you have Diploma in Textile technology or Handloom technology.

For the posts of Assistant Section officer in Finance department Secretariat you should have Bachelor degree in Maths or Economics or Commerce.For the posts of Assistant Section officer in Law department Secretariat you should have Bachelor degree in Law.

For Sub Registrar Group 2 (Registration sub service)post preference will be given to candidates have Degree in Law.

Age Limit

For Sub Registrar Group 2 (Registration sub service)post the lower and upper age limit is 20 years and 44 years.But for all other posts the age limit is 18 years and 44 years.

Physical requirement

This is only applicable for Prohibition and Excise sub Inspector (Excise sub service) post.For this post your height should be equal to or more than 165 cms (5 ft 4 inches) for Man or Woman height should be equal to or more than 5ft (152.5cms). For Man candidates the chest should not be less than 81 cms (30 inch) and there should be 5 cms expansion. For Women candidates the weight should be more than 45.5 kgs.

Candidates should have vision of .5 (near vision) 6/6 distant vision certificate from Civil surgeon in Govt service.Candidates with color blindness,fractured limbs and decayed teeth are not allowed for this post.

Other requirement

For the post of Executive officer grade 1 in endowment department only Hindus are allowed.

TSPSC Group 2 services 2016 selection process

TSPSC Group 2 services recruitment process is divided into two steps Written test and Interview.

Written test

The written test will not be online.It is objective type OMR based test.The written test will be divided into 4 papers.

Paper 1

Paper 1 will be of General Studies and General Abilities.The exam duration will be 150 minutes and total marks will be 150.All exams are of 150 marks and 150 minutes duration.

Paper 2

Paper 2 will be on History,Polity and Society.This paper will be divided into 3 sections

  • Socio Cultural history of India and Telangana
  • Overview of Indian Constitution and Politics
  • Social structures,issues and public policies.

Each of the sections will have 50 questions each of 1 marks.

Paper 3

Paper 3 will be on Economy and Development.This paper will be divided into below sections

  • Indian Economy Issues and Challenges
  • Economy and development of Telangana
  • Issues of development and challenges

Each of the sections will have 50 questions each of 1 marks.

Paper 4

Paper 4 will be on Telangana movement and State formation.This paper will have three section

  • The idea of Telangna
  • Mobilisation phase
  • Towards formation of Telangana state

Each of the section will be of 50 marks each with one marks for each question.

Interview

Candidates successful in written test will be called for Interview in ratio of 1:2. Interview will be of 75 marks.The final merit list will be created based on marks of written test and interview.

TSPSC Group 2 services 2016 materials

Telangana state exams are new exams.There is not much information present about these exams on internet. I have not received too many information about candidates as well. I have talked to candidates and researched about good books for these exams.Currently books are available in Telugu medium as well as English medium.

Paper 1 , Paper 2 ,Paper 3

I have given link to books in Telugu language.But you can easily find the same book in English language as well on same website.You can order the book in language you prefer.

Paper 4

Below book is in English language but you can find book in Telugu language as well so order the one which is your preference.

These two book swill help you in preparation for these posts.The syllabus of these exams are different then other exams.So these books written by local writer of Telangana will be much better for preparation then any other material.

TSPSC Group 2 services video

Conclusion

The pay package of these posts are very good.So you should seriously prepare for the exams.The eligibility criteria is also not strict.The competition will be only from Telangana state candidates.The vacancies are also healthy.So you should dedicate food amount of time for preparation.

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