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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Exam
  • Mode of Conduction
    Offline
  • Exam Duration
    5
  • Exam Frequency
    Annually
  • Official Website
    https://www.tnpsc.gov.in
  • No. of Papers
    2
  • Total Marks
    570
  • Total No. of Questions
    300
  • Exam Dates
    To be announced soon.
Eligibilty Criteria

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has set eligibility criteria for various posts under the TNPSC CDPO Recruitment 2022. The candidates must have the prescribed educational qualifications and must fulfill the age criteria to apply for the TNPSC CDPO Recruitment. The applicants must also be a resident of India and domicile of Tamil Nadu and also the candidate must know the Tamil language to apply for the post of TNPSC CDPO.

TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Eligibility: Educational Qualifications

The minimum education qualification required for TNPSC CDPO Recruitment is a Degree in Nutrition or Home Science from a recognized university or a degree with a Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Services awarded by the Gandhigram University.

TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Eligibility: Age Limits and Age Relaxation

The age criteria for various posts under the TNPSC CDPO Recruitment 2022 is that the minimum age of the candidate must be 18 years of age and the upper age limit is different for all categories. The upper age limits for the various categories of TNPSC CDPO Recruitment are:

Category Upper Age Limit
Scheduled Caste, SC(A), Scheduled Tribe, MBCs/ DCs, BCs, BCMs, and Destitute Widows of all categories No age limit
Other Category (Apart from Scheduled Caste, SC(A), Scheduled Tribe, MBCs/ DCs, BCs, BCMs) 30 Years (Should not have completed.
Exam Pattern

Candidates must know the exam pattern of TNPSC to crack the examination with ease. The TNPSC CDPO examination will comprise of two papers i.e. Paper-I with300 marks and Paper-II with 200 marks each in the written test.

Paper Subjects No. of Questions Marks Time
Paper 1 Subject Related Paper (Nutrition or Home Science) 200 300 3 hours
Paper 2 General Studies 100 200 2 hours
- Interview - 70 -
- Total 300 570 5 hours
Syllabus

TNPSC CDPO Syllabus questions are asked on the basic knowledge of the applicants acquired during their studying years. The syllabus always plays an important role in succeeding in the exam. The basic understanding of the proper syllabus guides the candidates towards their end goal. The candidates planning to appear for TNPSC CDPO 2022 should know the accurate syllabus for both papers beforehand.

TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Syllabus 2022 of Paper I

There will be a total of 200 questions from the Subject Related Paper (Nutrition or Home Science) in the TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Examination. Below detailed syllabus is given for Paper I.

Section Topics
Home Science
  • Food
  • Nutrition
  • Community Nutrition
  • Normal Nutrition
  • Therapeutic Nutrition
  • Resource Management
  • Community Development
Nutrition
  • Food group
  • Food Preservation
  • Energy
  • Vitamins
  • Diet therapy

TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Syllabus 2022 of Paper-II

There will be a total of 200 questions from the General Studies section in the TNPSC CDPO Recruitment Examination. Below detailed syllabus is given for Paper-II.

Section Topics
General Studies
  • General Science
  • Current events
  • Aptitude and mental ability tests.

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