TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020: Tripura Public Service Commission (TPSC) has postponed the preliminary examination for Civil Service (Grade-II) & Police Service (Grade-II) recruitment 2020. The exam was scheduled to be held on June 07, 2020. Also, the last date to apply online has been extended until May 31, 2020. TPSC is recruiting for 30 vacancies in Civil Service and 10 vacancies in Police Service in 2020. An application fee of Rs 300 must be deposited to apply for TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020. Get all the important information related to the recruitment here in this article.
Latest: The last date for submission of application form for TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 has been extended. Apply Here. Also, the preliminary examination has been postponed until further notice.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020
TPSC has published official recruitment notice for Civil & Police Services in the state through advertisement number 03/2020. Graduate candidates can apply for the same within the specified schedule. Get all the event dates of TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 below.
|Start of application||10 Mar 2020|
|End of application|
31 May 2020
|Admit card release||To be announced|
To be announced
|Preliminary result||To be announced|
|Main exam||To be announced|
|Main result||To be announced|
|Final interview||To be announced|
|Final result||To be announced|
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Exam Postponed
Tripura Public Service Commission (TPSC) has extended the last date for submission of application form for the TCS Grade 2 examination. The commission will take a decision after assessing the situation due to COVID-19. Also, the preliminary examination scheduled to be held on June 07, 2020 stands deferred until further notice.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Vacancy Details
40 vacancies are advertised in total for TPSC conducted Civil Service and Police Service recruitment in 2020. The detailed distribution of vacancies are provided below.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Eligibility Conditions
The complete eligibility conditions are provided in the official notification. Details of the age limit and minimum qualifications required to apply are provided below.
Applicants must be of the minimum age of 21 years. The maximum age must not be over 40 years. Minimum and maximum age are calculated as on March 01, 2020.
Check out the applicable relaxations on the upper age limit below.
|Differently abled||05 years|
|Government servant||05 years|
Candidates must have a graduate degree in any discipline. In addition, all candidates are required to gave knowledge of Bengali/English/Kokborok language.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Application Process
Applications can be submitted online within the specified schedule. However, candidates must not wait until the last date to apply. The online application window is active at tpsc.gov.in. The details of the application process are provided below.
How to apply
To apply, candidates must first register at the official website. After the registration, candidates can log in to the website using the generated username and password to fill up the application form. However, it must be noted that the specified application fee must be paid during the application process. Without this, the applications are not accepted by the authorities.
An application fee of Rs 300/- must be deposited to apply. However, the application fee is discounted for candidates belonging to special categories. The details of the applicable relaxations on the fee are given below.
|SC/ST (Tripura)||Rs 250/-|
|BPL card holder||Rs 250/-|
|Physically handicapped||Rs 250/-|
There is no need to submit/ send any document to the Commission during the online application process. However, all documents must be produced at later stages as per instructions. To apply, candidates must upload the following documents through the application form.
- Scanned photograph
- Scanned signature
Image files to upload with the application form must comply with the indicated fize size and format. The complete details can be checked from below.
|Photo||20 to 50Kb||JPEG/JPG|
|Signature||20 to 50Kb||JPEG/JPG|
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Selection Process
Eligible applicants are selected through a multi stage process including examinations and personality test. Each stage of the selection process for final recruitment is explained below.
Screening of applications is conducted through the preliminary exam. It is only qualifying in nature and the marks are not considered for final selection. However, to appear in the subsequent stage, candidates must qualify in the preliminary exam by securing the minimum qualifying and cut off marks.
The main exam is held for all candidates who qualify in the preliminary exam. Marks obtained in the main exam are considered for final selection. Besides, qualifiers of the main exam are eligible to appear for the final personality test.
This is the final selection stage in TPSC Civil Service and Police Service Recruitment 2020. Candidates qualifying in the preliminary and main exam are eligible to appear in the personality test. marks obtained in the personality test are considered for the final selection.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Exam Scheme & Pattern
The scheme of examination of TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 recruitment includes the preliminary and main exam. The former is qualifying in nature consisting of objective type question and the latter contains a descriptive question paper. Get the complete details of the exam pattern of preliminary and main stage below.
Preliminary exam pattern
- Language: Preliminary exam is conducted in English.
- Exam mode: Examination is conducted on OMR sheets.
- Sections: There is a single paper on general studies.
- Number of questions: There are 200 questions.
- Total marks: The exam is for a total of 200 marks.
- Type of questions: Only MCQ type questions are asked.
- Duration: Time allowed is 02 hours and 30 minutes.
Check out the marks distribution of preliminary exam paper below.
Main exam pattern
- Language: Main exam is conducted in English.
- Exam mode: Examination is conducted offline.
- Sections: There are 06 papers on language and general studies.
- Total marks: The exam is for total of 800 marks.
- Type of questions: MCQ, short answer and descriptive questions are asked.
- Duration: Time allowed is 03 hours for each paper.
|Language Paper I||100|
|Language Paper II||100|
|General Studies Paper I||150|
|General Studies Paper II||150|
|General Studies Paper III||150|
|General Studies Paper IV||150|
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Syllabus
The detailed syllabus of TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 examinations are available through the official website. Complete syllabus of preliminary and main examinations are provided by the TPSC. Check out the main subjects included below.
Syllabus of preliminary exam
- English composition
- History of India
- Geography of India
- Culture, geography and history of Tripura
- Indian polity and economy
- General Science & environment
- General mental ability
- Numerical ability
Syllabus of main exam
- English essay
- Report & precis writing
- English composition
- Bengali/Kokborok composition and translation
- General knowledge and current affairs (national & international)
- Everyday science & technology
- Numerical ability
- Reasoning/mental ability
- Environmental conservation & degradation
- Security & disaster management
- Modern history of India
- History of Tripura
- Indian socio-cultural heritage with reference to Tripura
- Geography of India & Tripura
- Indian Constitution & Human Rights
- Indian political system & governance
- Political & administrative system of Tripura
- Indian Foreign Policy
- International Institutions and their role in World Peace & Order
- Indian economy
- Budget, fiscal & monetary policy
- Banking, money supply & share market
- Social security measures in India with reference to Tripura
- Economy of Tripura
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Admit Card
TPSC issues individual admit cards (also known as call-letters) to eligible applicants. E-admit cards are published at the website of the Commission as per schedule. Separate admit cards are issued for preliminary, main and personality test stages of TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 recruitment at the website. However, it only determines the provisional eligibility of candidates to appear in the relevant examination/selection process.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Answer Key
Answer keys of the preliminary and main stage examinations of TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 recruitment are published after each exam. The answer keys contain the correct answers to all objective type questions. Series wise answer keys in pdf format are uploaded at the website of the Commission as per schedule. These are useful in calculating the expected score before the results are declared.
TPSC TCS Grade 2 2020 Result
The results of each stage of the examination are published individually by the TPSC. Results are published on the website of the Commission as per schedule. It is in the form of a merit list of candidates shortlisted for the subsequent selection stage or final appointment. It contains the roll number of selected candidates and crucial information about the next stage of the selection process.
The state-level PSC in Tripura is known as the Tripura Public Service Commission (TPSC). The Commission came into existence in 1972 after the formation of the state of Tripura on January 21, 1972. The Commission was headed by Sri G.P. Bagchi as the first chairman and Sri I.K. Roy as the first member. Headquartered in the old Assembly House of Tripura in Agartala, TPSC conducts different recruitment examinations to fill up gazetted and non-gazetted posts of the state government.