How to prepare for TSPSC Group-1 exam

Preparation Tips for TSPSC Group-1 and where to start!

The Telangana State PSC is formed and there are not yet confirmation on syllabus query, But there is going to be minor changes,it is not possible to change the total syllabus,So getting ready for the exam is main study-plan one has to do. We are here to help you out in this matter.

Once,let us look where TSPSC can change its exam pattern and syllabus.

ManaPSC : Preparation Tips.

ManaPSC : Preparation Tips.

1. HISTORY – It may include Modern Telangana History keeping the  ancient,medieval as it is. The main focus may be on the recent 100 years  history of Telangana-movement from the days of the British and the  Nizams, special focus on 1969 revolt and from 2009 till how we got our  Telangana on 2nd JUNE,2014 .

2. GEOGRAPHY – As AP got bifurcated, The Telangana State’s Geo. has  changed physically and politically. Getting ready for the TS Geo. is apt.  So,let us look at in the depth in coming days of our Study Plan once it is  official.

3. ECONOMY – There may be many changes in this exam pattern related to the Telangana Economy. The figures are changed and the calculations, revenues and budgets(2015-16) also got a new figures. So, preparing for Economy gives you best results in the coming TSPSC Notifications of Group-1,2,4 and several other exams.Why TS ECONOMY is important? It is,because the economy mainly runs in the present day calculations. So Current affairs on Telangana Economy could fetch you nearly 100 marks.

4. CURRENT EVENTS– Giving importance to the Current- National and State,changing circumstances and the TS schemes can give a clear functionality of the government and you can proceed to move to the next level of preparation.

We are just giving you this information because you may get ready for preparation. This is not the secret as you may think,once give a minute and think “what the change is going to be?” You,will get an answer for sure. But, it is not official yet by the Telangana PSC Board. Once you are clear guessing where the syllabus change may be-we can go ahead with the material,books required,study plans and many we will provide you with .

So, Getting ready for the exam,having patience and a clear focus on the exams can fetch you fruitful success-results. Just,do one thing. Build up Confidence!



Let us look at the syllabus of the erstwhile APPSC Group-1 Exam Pattern.

The exam contains Prelims,Mains and the Interview as usual.

The Group-1 Prelims exam consists of only paper i.e GENERAL STUDIES AND MENTAL ABILITY, which is objective type questions and one have to choose the correct one. It consists of 150 Marks for 150 questions. It is just a screening test.

The 150 marks include questions from the topics like:


1. General Science (Science and Technology and Day-to-Day observations)

2. Current Events of National and International Importance.

3. History of India (Socio-economic,political and cultural aspects with a focus on AP Indian National Movement(Now, on TS Indian National Movement.)

4. World Geography and Indian with a focus on AP.(Now,on TS Geography.)

5. Indian Polity and Economy (Rural-development,Planning[NITI AAYOG] and Economic reforms in India.)

6. Mental Ability- Reasoning and Inferences.

7. Disaster Management.

So, for PRELIMS there can be little change in syllabus which may account for 30-40 marks. Don’t worry we will help you out in achieving your goal. Keep 100% Confidence,Success will be yours.



General English -X Standard (Qualifying).

It consists of 5 papers with 150 marks each adding to a total of 750 marks.


Paper-2 : History (Socio-cultural) India and A.P.(Now may be TS), Indian Constitution

Paper-3 : Indian Economy-Planning,Land Reforms in A.P(Now -TS) and TS Economy,Strengths and Weakness.

Paper-4 : Science-Technology,Life sciences and Development-Environment Problems.

Paper-5 : Data Interpretation and Problem Solving.

(THE TS Govt. may include a new paper (Paper-6) on Telangana Movement – But it’s not official.)

Getting ready with the pattern you have and going ahead, can change the success rate of yours. Please, utilise the time wisely. Don’t bother about TSPSC NOTIFICATION – We, will let you know once the Official Notification is announced.



(Note: The information we provided is of our personal views and not official by the government of Telangana, Till then- Be prepared!   Better late then never-An IDEA can change your life.)

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  • Laxmi

    Thank u..Good info..

  • ManaPSC

    You are Welcome! Your comment would help us to provide more and the better information required.

  • GovtJobAspirant

    Sir ,
    Start with prescribing textbooks for prelims and mains in detail ,as the syllabus is available now.
    So far…. the websites i searched for telangana groups preparation ,i found your website to be useful –a good initiative and a website full of worthy information,one suggestion is to have colorful icons . keep updating and All the best .

    • ManaPSC

      Thank you for your feedback. We are getting ready with the full fledged preparation plan. Be ready and all the best! *Keep following our site for more info.

  • satya

    I want telangana historyh from 1947 to till and social media in telangana

    • ManaPSC

      We will get back it for you in few days

  • sravanthi

    how to prepare group1 and 2

    • RAVI

      We will be able to collect the daily newspaper with a economical surveys and current events of Telangana state census and agriculture petrol rates business plans ts government schemes ts budget topics important dates Compulsory.

  • vijay

    Can a degree final year student can attempt group 1 this year

    • AnupamReddy

      Degree is must for one to write the examination. You must be eligible to complete a degree to write and more over you can start preparing for your exam and we are here to support you. All the best!

    • ManaPSC

      Degree is must for one to write the examination. You must be eligible to complete a degree to write and more over you can start preparing for your exam and we are here to support you. All the best!

  • ManaPSC

    By the end of this month , we are coming up with a study-plan!

  • Sree Harsha

    sir i am preparing for telangana group 1 and 2 and found your site the best one for preparation.. i’m confused about what to study now after seeing the syllabus.. please guide me regarding which book to study in english medium..

  • Inquisitive

    I am 21 years old and in final year of engineering..
    can i give the exam this year?

    • ManaPSC

      You are not eligible to write, as Degree is the basic qualification.

  • Monu

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  • Monu

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  • jyoshna

    what are the books we have to read for groups