21 Sep 2018

Group 2a Exam

TNPSC Group 2a Exam:

Group 2a Exam is conducted TNPSC each and every year, going to be held in 2019. A huge number of students are appearing for that TNPSC Group 2a Exams. Students are finding difficult in preparing for that exam. We provide u exam pattern, post details, study plan and preparation tips follow. It’s not easy to clear the exam without knowing the syllabus. First and foremost is to understand the syllabus, go through once before start preparing.  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 Exam Tips for the upcoming exam.

Educational Qualification:

Anyone with a Bachelor Degree from a recognized board/institution is eligible to apply for the TNPSC Group 2a Exam.

TNPSC Group 2A Exam

Tips for TNPSC Group 2a Exam:

As a beginner, to have fundamental knowledge about the syllabus, you may start with Tamilnadu State Board Books. Cover every line of the 6th Std – 12th Std Science, Social Science Books as per the TNPSC Group 2 Latest Syllabus.

Concentrate More on General Tamil / General English:

As General Tamil / General English Portion in TNPSC Group 2a Exam occupies equal marks with General knowledge. You should focus more concentration on General Tamil / General English. In the current trend, you should get minimum 95/100 plus correct questions in General English/General Tamil.

Primary Study Materials:

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 TNPSC Group 2 Prelims and Group 2A Exams.

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


Next, to Samacheerkalvi 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.


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)


Practice makes you perfect, do practice as much as TNPSC previous year question papers. At first, start practising previous year question papers such as Group 2, 2a etc. Model question paper available in Governmentexams.co.in

TNPSC Group 2a Model Question Papers

TNPSC Group 2A Materials:

Group 2a Study materials for the upcoming exam is given below in PDF format for free download. Check the  table below:

S.NO Subject Download Link
1 General English Click here
2 General Tamil Click here
3 General Science Click here
4 History Click here
5 Geography Click here
6 Indian Polity Click here
7 Indian Economy Click here

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