TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024, Check Exam Pattern, and More

The TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024 covers general studies and mental ability, featuring objective-type questions on topics like current affairs, general science, history, and Telangana policies.

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Updated May 31, 2024

TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024, Check Exam Pattern, and More

TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024

The TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024, available on the official portal, encompasses general studies and mental ability for the prelims exam. It features objective-type questions covering topics such as current affairs, international relations, general science, environmental issues, economic and social development, geography, history, Indian polity, Telangana policies, and logical reasoning.

Aspirants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the syllabus to identify important topics for exam preparation. Understanding the exam pattern is equally crucial to grasping the question format and marking scheme.

Here is the official PDF for TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024.

Prelims Syllabus 2024

Below is the detailed syllabus for the TSPSC Group 1 Preliminary Exam for the convenience of candidates:

  • Current Affairs – Regional, National & International.
  • International Relations and Events.
  • General Science; India’s Achievements in Science and Technology.
  • Environmental Issues: Disaster Management- Prevention and Mitigation
  • Strategies.
  • Economic and Social Development of India.
  • World Geography, Indian Geography and Geography of Telangana state.
  • History and Cultural Heritage of India.
  • Indian Constitution and Polity.
  • Governance and Public Policy in India.
  • Policies of Telangana State.
  • Society, Culture, Heritage, Arts and Literature of Telangana.
  • Social Exclusion: Rights issues such as Gender, Caste, Tribe, Disability etc. and
  • inclusive policies.
  •  Logical Reasoning: Analytical Ability and Data Interpretation.

Mains Syllabus 2024

The Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) Group 1 Mains Examination 2024 is designed to assess the candidates' in-depth understanding and knowledge across various subjects. The examination comprises six papers and a General English test, which is qualifying in nature. Each paper will have a duration of 3 hours. Below is a detailed breakdown of the syllabus for each subject.

General English Test 

The General English test is designed to evaluate the candidate's proficiency in the English language. The topics covered in this test include:

  • Spotting Errors
  • Punctuation 
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Prepositions
  • Conjunctions
  • Verb Tenses
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Direct & Reported Speech 
  • Usage of Vocabulary
  • Jumbled Sentences
  • Comprehension
  • Precis Writing
  • Expansion
  • Letter Writing 

General Essay

This paper requires the candidate to write essays on the following topics:

  • Contemporary Social Issues and Social Problems
  • Issues of Economic Growth and Justice
  • Dynamics of Indian Politics: 
  • Historical and Cultural Heritage of India
  • Developments in Science and Technology
  • Education and Human Resource Development

History, Culture and Geography

This paper is divided into three sections:

  • History and Culture of India (1757–1947 AD)
  • History and Cultural Heritage of Telangana
  • Geography of India and Telangana

Indian Society, Constitution, and Governance

This paper covers:

  • Indian Society, Structure, Issues, and Social Movements
  • Constitution of India
  • Governance

Economy and Development

This paper includes:

  • Indian Economy and Development
  • Telangana Economy
  • Development and Environmental Problems

Science & Technology and Data Interpretation

This paper focuses on:

  • Role and Impact of Science and Technology
  • Modern Trends in Application of Knowledge of Science
  • Data Interpretation and Problem Solving

Telangana Movement and State Formation

This paper is divided into three phases:

  • The Idea of Telangana (1948-1970)
  • Mobilisational Phase (1971-1990)
  • Towards Formation of Telangana State (1991-2014)




Exam Conducting Body

Telangana State Public Service Commission

Post Name

Group-I Services in the State of Telangana




TSPSC Group 1 Exam Syllabus and Pattern 2024

Selection Process

Prelims and Mains

Maximum Marks



2 ½ hours

Exam Pattern 2024



Maximum Marks

Preliminary Test

General Studies and Mental Ability (Objective Type 150 Questions)

2 hours 30 minutes


Written Examination (Main)

General English (Qualifying Test)

3 hours


Paper I: General Essay

Paper II: History, Culture and Geography

Paper III: Indian Society, Constitution and Governance

Paper IV: Economy and Development

Paper V: Science & Technology and Data Interpretation

Paper VI: Telangana Movement and State Formation

How to Cover TSPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2024?

The TSPSC Group 1 exam is a popular and tough recruitment exam in Telangana. Candidates are declared successful in the prelims exam owing to their dedication and hard work. Hence, one must follow the latest TSPSC Group 1 exam syllabus to emphasize important topics. Here are the best tips and tricks to crack the TSPSC Group 1 prelims 2024 exam with flying colours.

Review the TSPSC Group 1 Exam Syllabus 2024

  • Study important topics thoroughly from the syllabus.

Select the Best Books and Resources

  • Gain clarity on basic concepts and core topics by choosing the right study materials.

Practice Mock Tests and Previous Year's Question Papers

  • Learn about your strengths and weaknesses by practicing mock tests and solving previous year's question papers.
  • Improve your performance based on the analysis of these tests.

Revise Regularly

  • Regularly revise short-cut tricks, formulas, and all covered topics to retain the information.
  • Ensure you obtain favourable marks in the written exam through consistent revision.
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