Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) is a department of the government of Tamil Nadu that is responsible for governing the recruitment of personnel into the state’s public service. This commission has recently revealed a notification in regard of job vacancies availed in the post of Motor Vehicle Inspector (Grade-II) under Tamil Nadu Transport Subordinate Service. To fill up the vacant posts, a recruitment examination is planned now.
This particular exam will be conducted on 10th June 2018 in morning and afternoon session. At this time, all the interested candidates are advised to prepare for the exam as per the TNPSC Motor Vehicle Inspector Syllabus 2018. If you not yet get the syllabus, find it here along with the exam pattern and other exam details.
Main Subjects: In the following subjects, the overall questions would be asked for the TNPSC Motor Vehicle Inspector exam.
- Automobile Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- General Studies
- Aptitude & Mental Ability
Subject Wise Topics in TNPSC Motor Vehicle Inspector Syllabus
Here we provide syllabus for paper-I subjects like Automobile Engineering and Mechanical Engineering as well as paper-II subjects like General Studies and Aptitude and Mental Ability. Candidates those who are seeking for TNPSC Motor Vehicle Inspector Syllabus 2018 are asked to refer the below tabular column.
TNPSC Motor Vehicle Inspector Syllabus 2018
Syllabus for Paper-I
|Mechanical Engineering Syllabus||Automobile Engineering Syllabus|
|Theory of Machines: Balancing of single and multi-cylinder engines, Linear vibration analysis of mechanical systems etc.
Mechanics of Solids: Stress-strain relations, uni axial loading, stress/strain tensor applied to a body subject to loads, thermal stress. Beams etc.
Engineering Materials: Basic concepts of structure of solids, Crystalline materials, Defects in Crystalline material, Alloys and binary phases diagrams etc.
Manufacturing Science: Merchant force analysis, Taylor’s tool life equation, machine ability and machine economics, Rigid small and flexible automation etc.
ManufacturingManagement: Production planning and control, forecasting-moving average, exponential smoothing, Operation Scheduling, assembly line balancing, product development etc.
Elements of Computation: Computer Organization, flow charting, features of common computer languages C & C++
Thermodynamics: Basic concepts, open and closed systems, Application of thermodynamic laws, gas equations.
IC Engines, Fuels and Combustion:Spark Ignition and compression ignition engines. Four stroke and two stoke engines, Mechanical, thermal and volumetric efficiency etc.
Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning: One and two dimensional heat conduction, Heat transfer from extended surfaces, heat transfer by forced and free convection Heat exchangers etc.
Turbo Machines and Power Plants:Continuity , momentum and energy equations, adiabatic and isentropic flow, Fanno lines, Rayleigh lines etc.
|Fundamentals OF Mechanical Engineering: Explanations of different Standards etc.
Dynamics: Time study and motion study, Explanations of work, Power, Energy.
Conventional Manufacturing Process: Turning, Welding, Shaping, Molding, Foundry Technology, Drilling etc.
Thermodynamics: Laws of Thermodynamics, First law, Second law, Zeroeth law, Statement and Explanation etc.
Electrical Machines and Electronics: Generating equipments, D.C. Motor, Three phase Induction motor, Single Phase Induction motor, Alternator, Transformer etc.
Kinematics and Dynamics of Machine: Simple mechanism, kinematics and their classifications, link mechanism. Inversion etc.
Vehicle Dynamics: Understanding of vehicle dynamics, Dynamics load in moving vehicle, Tyres etc.
· Two and three wheel technology extended to four wheel technology
Transmission System: Various drives, Selection of Transmission system.
· Gear study and design of different types of gears. study of gear train
· Frame and body of the vehicle
· Electrical System and Instrumentations: Battery ignition system and Magneto ignition system, specification of Battery etc.
Advance Mechanical Measurements: Tolerances, gauging, Straightness and flatness measurement, surface finish, measurement of pressure, vacuum, angular speed, flow, etc.
Automotive System Design: Design of clutch system, Design of propeller shaft, Axle design, Design of braking system etc.
Automobile Air Conditioning: Study of different types of air conditioning system, Study of different types of refrigerants, Study of psychometric chart, thermal load calculation and analysis, air circuit. Control of temperature, humidity and quality of air, Maintenance of air conditioning system
Alternate Fuels and Engine: Needs of alternate fuels study and combustion of different alternate fuels like, LPG, CNG, LNG, Alcohol, hydrogen etc.
· Garage practice
· Transport management and laws, total quality management (tqm)
· Heat Transfer: Study of Radiator system, Heat transfer by Conduction Convection and Radiation. Study of Different Types of Heat Exchangers.
· Tribology: i.e., Lubrication system in Automobiles, different types of Lubricants
Syllabus for Paper-II
|Syllabus for General Studies||Syllabus for Aptitude & Mental Ability|
|· General Science (Physics, Chemistry, Botany & Zoology)
· Current Events (History, Political Science, Geography, Economics & Science)
· History and culture of India
· Indian Polity
· Indian Economy
· Indian National Movement etc.
|· Conversion of information to data
· Collection, compilation and presentation of data
· Tables, graphs, diagram
· Parametric representation of data Analytical interpretation of Data
· Highest Common Factor (HCF)
· Lowest Common Multiple (LCM)
· Ratio and Proportion
· Simple interest
· Compound interest
· Area-Volume-Time and Work-Behavioural ability
· Basic terms
· Communications in information technology
· Application of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Decision making and problem solving
· Logical Reasoning
· Puzzles-Dice-Visual Reasoning
· Alpha numeric
· Number Series
· Logical Number/Alphabetical/Diagrammatic Sequences