TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017 Check Merit List | Selection List & Cut-Off Marks for Group 2 Exam

TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017: Candidates who have appeared for Group 2 Preliminary examination in the month of July 2017 will be waiting for their results. Here is the good news; TNPSC has let out the Group 2 exam result yesterday. Comparing to the year, more than 40,000 candidates applied for the exam and more than 30,000 candidates appeared for this exam. As the competition is high, the cut-off marks will also be more this time. This notification was released in the month of April and many young aspirants applied in response to it. Candidates who overcome all the selection process will be appointed permanently in various civil services. Those who took part in the Preliminary Examination can check their TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017 by following the steps given below.

TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017
Authority Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Exam Name TNPSC Group-2 Exam
Category Exam Result
Exam Date Updated Soon
Result Date Updated Soon
Status Declared After Exam
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TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) is a recruiting authority which engages lot of young graduates into various civil or government services. In order to fill the positions which are available below Tax Officer, Sub Registrar, Inspector, Employment Officer, Branch Assistant, Section Officer, Programmer and other posts, TNPSC planned for this recruitment.

The selection process will be conducted in three phases i.e. Preliminary Exam, Main Exam and Personal Interview. The preliminary examination comprises of objective type questions and descriptive type question will be asked in Main examination.

Now the TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017 has been published for aspirants who have participated in the preliminary examination. Candidates who are scoring the minimum qualifying marks category wise can only appear for main exam. If you have not secured the minimum cut-off marks, which means you are not qualified for the next round. Don’t get upset about the results, because more group exams are going to be conducted in the upcoming months.

TNPSC Group 2 Exam Notification: The advertisement for the Group 2 examination was published in the month of April and candidates who are fond of Civil services applied for these jobs. This exam was conducted in offline mode. The details regarding qualification, vacancies, Exam mode, etc are listed below.

  • Designation: Officer, Registrar, Inspector, Assistant, Programmer…
  • No of Posts:
  • Required Qualification: BA/ B.Com/ BBA/ B.Litt/ B.O.L/ Diploma
  • Application Type: Online
  • Exam Mode: OMR Based

Section Wise Marks and Result: There are three stages in selection process as mentioned earlier. By now, candidates have successfully completed the preliminary examination for a total of 300 marks. It is an objective type exam in degree standards.

The general studies and Aptitude together carries 150 marks and another 150 marks for General Tamil or English. The main examination will be in descriptive format for a total of 300 marks followed by interview for 40 marks. These written examinations will take place between 10AM to 1.00 PM on the specified date.

The question pattern for each examination in Group 2 is presented in the tabular form below.

Preliminary Question Pattern (Objective Type)

Subject No of Questions Maximum Marks allotted Minimum Qualifying marks Duration
General Studies (Degree Standards) 75 150 90 marks 3 hours
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test 25
General Tamil/ English 100 150
Total 200 300 marks

Main Examination (Descriptive Type) and Interview

Subject Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks Duration
General Studies (Degree Standards) 300 marks 102 3 hours
Interview and Record 40 marks
Total 340 marks

TNPSC Group 2 Selection Process 2017

After verifying the online application, the TNPSC selection committee will invite the suitable candidates for taking part in the preliminary examination. Candidates who are securing more marks and ranking top in the merit list will be called for Main examination.

This will be a descriptive paper and contains general studies questions in degree standards. Those who are performing well in this test will be again shortlisted and called for Personal interview in their respective centers. Depending upon overall performance, the final merit list will be drawn out. Based on the availability of vacancies, the appointments will be done.

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Main Exam
  • Personal Interview

Previous Year Cut-off Marks: The minimum pass mark fixed for the prelims exam is 90 and 102 marks for main examination. But getting these marks is not enough for qualifying to the next round. Last year the cut of mark was very high. So this time also, the qualifying marks will be really high.

In the below section we are listing out the Category Wise Cut-off marks for TNPSC Group 2 (Interview Post) in 2015 to 2016.

Community/ Category Cut-off Marks
Cut-off Marks for Prelims Exam
OC 228
BC 218
BCM 202
MBC 218
SC 207
SC (A) 202
ST 195
Cut-off Marks for Main Exam
OC 210
BC 205
BCM 200
MBC 205
SC 195
SC (A) 190
ST 185

How to View TNPSC Group 2 Result 2017

TNPSC has released the Group 2 Preliminary Exam Results last night. So many candidates appear for the examination on the exam date and eagerly waiting for the results. Now they can check the results by visiting the official website of Commission.

Find the Result tab and select Result option. Click on the concerned link below Written Exam Results option and you will be directed to a new page. In the next window, type your Registration or Roll number and give Submit option. After giving the submit option, you can view your results in the next window with category wise marks and ranks.

In the below section, we have listed the step wise guidelines for viewing your result or marks.

  • First of all, go to the official portal of TNPSC i.e. “ or” from your system.
  • On the right side of the page, choose the “Result” tab and a drop down list will appear.
  • Select the “Result” option and you will be guided to a new page.
  • Click on the link near to “Group-II Interview Post”
  • You will be directed to a new page.
  • There will be a box next to Register Number caption.
  • Fill that box with your “Register Number” and press “Submit”
  • Your Marks will be displayed on the next window.
  • Note it down for your reference.

Details which are needed for Checking Results:

  • Register/ Roll Number
Reference Link
Check Results

Dates to Remember:

  • Notification Issued Date – Updated Soon
  • Last date for Online Application – Updated Soon
  • Preliminary Exam Date – Updated Soon
  • Result Date for Prelims – Updated Soon
  • Main Examination Date – Updated Soon
  • Result Date for Main Exam – Updated Soon

Note: In the above section, we have made the announcement for TNPSC Group 2 Results 2017 for candidates who took part in the preliminary exam. You can refer the official site for further information.

Updated: 2017-09-07 — 11:52 am

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