TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus 2021 TNPSC AHO Syllabus Exam Pattern

By | 9th April 2021

TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus 2021 Tamil Nadu AHO Syllabus Exam Pattern: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission published notification for the recruitment of 805 Assistant Horticultural Officer vacancies all over the state. In response, a large number of applicants submitted & submitting applications and started their preparation as soon as possible. For those job hunters, we provide TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus through our website for everyone.

The candidates who have completed the registration process may follow this TNPSC AHO Syllabus 2021 Exam Pattern to score better marks in written examination. Job hunters can download this official Syllabus/ Exam Pattern in PDF format which is provided through a direct link at the end of the article. For more better preparation applicants may also go through the Tamil Nadu AHO Previous Paper/ Model Papers.

TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus 2021

The written exam schedule to held on 17th April 2021 (FN & AN) throughout the state. Totally there are 300 questions for 500 marks in 5 hours. Every candidate should cover all topics that provided in TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus 2021 before the commencing examination. Follow the below direct link to access the PDF format syllabus. For more details about TNPSC AHO Syllabus 2021 Exam Pattern kindly follow us.

Tamil Nadu Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus 2021

Organization Name: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Official Website:

Name of the Post: Assistant Horticulture Officer

Name of the Exam: TNPSC AHO Exam 2021

Date of Examination: 17th April 2021

TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Recruitment 2021

TNPSC AHO Exam Scheme

  • The written examination will be set in both English and Tamil.
  • Duration of examination is 5 hours i.e, Paper I -2 hours & Paper II 3 hours.
  • There is no negative marking for any wrong answer.
PaperSubjectNo of QuestionsMax MarksDuration
Paper IHorticulture200 Questions3003 hours
Paper II
  • General Studies
  • Aptitude and Mental Ability Test
  • 75 Questions
  • 25 Questions
2002 hours

TNPSC Assistant Horticulture Officer Syllabus 2021

Horticulture (Diploma Standard)

  • Basic Horticulture and Plant Propagation
  • Soil and Fertility, Irrigation and Weed Management
  • Production Technology
    • Fruits and Vegetables
    • Flower Crops and Landscaping
    • Spices, Plantation Crops, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops
  • Insect Pest and Diseases of Horticultural Crops and Their Management
  • Post Harvest Handling and Value Addition of Horticultural Crops
  • Livestock Management and Poultry Production
  • Commercial Agriculture
  • Farm Management, Marketing and Extension Education

General Studies (HSC Standard)

  • General Science
  • Current Events
  • Geography
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy
  • History and Culture of India and Tamil Nadu
  • Indian National Movement

Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard)

  • HCF & LCM
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple interest
  • Compound interest
  • Area – Volume
  • Time and Work
  • Logical Reasoning – Puzzles
  • Dice -Visual Reasoning
  • Alphanumeric Reasoning
  • Number Series
  • Simplification-Percentage

Important Dates:

  • Last date submit application form:
  • TNPSC AHO Admit Card Issued: A week before the commencing exam
  • Date of Examination: 17th April 2021
  • Examination Timings
    • Paper – I: 10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M
    • Paper – II: 02.30 P.M. to 04.30 P.M

Important Links:

For official syllabus in PDF link: Click Here