TNPSC group 4 result 2017 and passing cut off marks out at

TNPSC group 4 exam result 2017 has been announced on 2016 recruitment exam on The group 4 result i.e., marks and rank positions are out for the written exam that was conducted on 6th November 2016. The Commission had earlier released a notification for recruitment to 5,451 posts of Junior Assistant (Security and Non-Security), Bill Collector, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist and grade III Steno-Typist.

How much are TNPSC group 4 2016 pass marks/ cut off marks

According to one portal, the process of verification of certificates is tentatively scheduled to be held 20th March 2017 onward. The candidates will be called for counselling after the documents verification.

As for how much passing marks were required to get shortlisted in group 4 exam, the same source has also shed some light. Here’s that.

TNPSC group 4 cut off marks for Junior Assistant:

BC 182
MBC 181
BCM 174
SC 178
SCA 176

TNPSC group 4 cut off marks for Typist

BC 171
MBC 171
BCM 158
SC To be updated
SCA 160

Kindly note: this is not the official cut off marks. We’ll update once we have more info.

February 22, 2017, 8 AM Update: is live now and the link to check TNPSC group 4 result is working well. Candidates can now check their group 4 exam marks and their rank position by entering the registration number at the link given below.

With this surprising move, TNPSC has ended the wait of around 11.50 lakh candidates who had appeared for the exam back in November 2016. The commission had also conducted the group 1 exam on Feb 19th, for which it is yet to release the answer keys.

Group 4 result 2016 check

TNPSC group 4 result and marks of the candidates obtained in the written test have been uploaded on the official website. The results were announced earlier today on Tuesday evening without any prior notice from the Commission.

TNPSC result for group 4 2016 exam has been published online at the official website of the commission ( for the candidates who had appeared. As per reports, more than 10 lakh candidates had taken the group 4 exam in November and around 15-16 lakh had registered. The exam was organised at 303 test venues across the state of Tamil Nadu.

TNPSC group 4 exam marks
TNPSC group 4 result, marks and rank position of the candidates can be viewed here.

The examination was held in written mode and had 200 questions, including 75 questions from general studies section, 25 questions from Aptitude and 100 questions from general Tamil/General English section. A time duration of 180 minutes was given to students to write the exam.

Answer Keys

The answer keys were released just 3 days after the completion of the written examination of TNPSC group 4. Even though with the use of answer keys candidates might have got a fair idea about their marks, yet the final score/status of result will be known only at the declaration of results which are now available to check online.

The final answers keys were also published after sorting out the challenges submitted by the candidates.

Cut off marks and selection procedure:

A candidate must obtain at least 90 marks to qualify TNPSC group 4 exam irrespective of his/her category/quota. The selection procedure itself comprises of qualifying the written exam i.e., on the basis of marks obtained in the Written Examination. For reservations and rules, candidates may check the notification.

A provisional list is published online of qualified candidates in order of their merit and after the process of document verification, they’ll be allotted their ranks and posts.

Status of result:

TNPSC published the group 4 result at around 3 pm on Tuesday. However, soon after the news broke out, the official website ( went down, supposedly due to the heavy traffic coming at it. The site remained non-functional for 2-3 hours but was up by evening.

If you can’t find the results at the official website, here’s the direct link we have got to TNPSC group 4 result for 2016-2017 recruitment exam.

How check group 4 exam result:

  • Visit the official website
    Click on the link ‘group 4 results 2016’
    Enter the register number and click on submit button
    The results will be displayed on the screen.
    Check the results and save it for further reference

This is your live page for the updates on TNPSC group 4 2016 exam results. We’ll update once we have more news.

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