TNPSC Jobs notifications opening in 2016

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission shortly known as  (TNPSC)came into existence in the year 1929. This commission is central agency under Constitution of India.  The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission is a department of the government of Tamil Nadu which is responsible for governing the recruitment of personnel into the state’s public service.  Also Check TN TET 2017 Answer key The Commission is required to advise the Government on all matters relating to framing of recruitment rules, principles to be followed in making appointments and promotions and transfers from one service to another service, in respect of disciplinary matters affecting government servants and to conduct examinations for selection of candidates under direct recruitment to the State, Subordinate and Ministerial Services.  The Commission conducts departmental examinations for government servants and also conducts the examination on behalf of the national Ministry of Defence for admission to the school run by the Rashtriya Indian Military College, Dehra Dun.  The Secretary to the Commission holds responsibility of ensuring implementation of its various decisions, besides handling day-to-day administration, departmental promotion committees, oral tests for recruitment, etc. The Controller of Exams is responsible for notifying and conducting recruitment and departmental examinations.


The Official site of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) is .   Candidates can visit this site for any information related to the Commission.


Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)  announces vacancies in different departments.  It releases a number of Recruitment Notifications every year.  Some of these recruitment are Tamilnadu AHD Recruitment, Tamil Nadu Government Revenue Department Recruitment, Tamilnadu Police Constable SI(Sub Inspector) Recruitment, Civil, AR, Armed Police Recruitment,  Chennai Metro Rail Recruitment,  Tamilnadu Govt Jobs TNPSC Recruitment Notifications, Electrical Department Recruitment, Agricultural Commissioner, Law And Judiciary, Police Department Recruitment, Sports etc. It is a very good opportunity to work in Government Sector.  Aspirants those who are searching for secure jobs with prestigious image can go through the details of these various vacancies and apply for the vacant posts.


Eligibility Criteria is based on the Designation of Post.  Below we have mentioned some of the posts alongwith with their Qualification :

Research Assistant in Evaluation and Applied Research Department :  The Candidate must possess a First Class Post-Graduate degree in Economics or Econometrics or Statistics or Business Administration or Mathematics or Social Work or Sociology or Anthropology or Agricultural Economics or Public Administration.

Village Administrative Officer :  The Candidate must  possess Minimum General Educational Qualification viz. Must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies (or) to College Courses of studies.

Maternal and Child Health Officer :  B.Sc.(Nursing) degree or B.Sc.(Public Health Nurse) degree and must have a Certificate of registration in section I-A or I-B of the Register of Nurses under the Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Act, 1926 (Tamil Nadu Act-III of 1926) and A Certificate of registration in section I-C of the register of Midwives under the Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Act 1926 (Tamil Nadu Act – III of 1926).

Assistant Engineer (Civil) in Highways Department :  A degree in Civil Engineering OR A pass in Sections A and B of the Institution Examinations under Civil Engineering Branch.

Assistant Statistical Investigator in the Department of Economics and Statistics :  Candidates should possess the following or its equivalent Qualifications. Degree in Statistics; OR Any one of the following degree with Statistics as an ancillary / allied subject (i) Degree in Mathematics (ii) Degree in Computer Science (iii) Degree in Economics (iv) Degree in Computer Applications OR Any Degree with Post Graduate Degree in Operations Research/ Econometrics / Mathematical Economics.


Research Assistant in Evaluation and Applied Research Department :  Minimun 18 years & Maximum 30 years.

Village Administrative Officer :  Minimum 21 years & Maximum 30 years.

Maternal and Child Health Officer :  Minimun 18 years & Maximum 35 years.

Assistant Engineer (Civil) :   Minimun 18 years & Maximum 30 years.

Assistant Statistical Investigator :  Minimun 18 years & Maximum 30 years.


Research Assistant in Evaluation and Applied Research Department :  Rs.9,300-34,800/- (PB2) + 4,400/- Grade Pay

Village Administrative Officer :  Rs.5,200 – 20,200/- + 2,400-G.P (PB1)

Maternal and Child Health Officer :  Rs.15600-39100 +G.P Rs. 5400/- (PB3)

Assistant Engineer (Civil) :  Rs. 15600 – 39100 + Grade pay Rs.5400/-

Assistant Statistical Investigator :  Rs.5,200 – 20,200/- (PB1) + Grade Pay 2,800/-


Candidates fulfilling all the eligibility criteria can apply for the Recruitments released by the TNPSC .  The mode of Application is Online.  Candidates have to fill the Online Application form from the official site on or before the last date which is mentioned in the Recruitment Notification.  Below we have furnished the steps to apply online for the convinience of the candidates :

 1. Candidates are first required to log on to the TNPSC’s website or

2. Click “Apply Online” to open up the on-line application form.

3. Select the name of the post or service for which you wish to apply.

4. If you already have Unique ID, enter the Unique ID and password to view the already available information and update them, if necessary.

5. Candidates are required to upload their latest photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the guidelines for scanning and upload of photograph and signature. An online application uploaded without the photograph and signature will be rejected.


Candidates who are applying for the Vacancies released in official notification can download the exam pattern and syllabus.  On the basis of exam pattern/syllabus candidates can start preparing for the exam.  Candidates can also take help of the previous year question paper.  All these question papers are also available on our site.  Candidates can download them for their preparation.


Nowadays there are several Coaching Institutes which provide coaching related to PSC Exams.  Candidates can join these Institutes and can get the study material from there.  Various E-books are also available in various sites for PSC preparation.  Some names of books we have provided below :

1. D.D.Kausambi’s historical outline [Ancient India]

2. A.L.Basham’s [Buddhism & Jainism]

3. J.L.Mehta [Medieval India]

4. Krishna Reddy [Modern India]

5. B.L.Growers [Gandhi & subhash]

6. Indn politics [Lakshmikanh ]

7. N.C.E.R.T. Book [Std.xi & Std. xii]

8. Chronicle Year book

9. Wrein & Martin [English Grammar]

10. R.SAgarwal [Arithmetic]


All India Civil Services Coaching Centre – Chennai

Official site :

Saidai Duraisamy’s Manidha Naeyam Free IAS Coaching Centre

Official Site :

Shankar IAS Academy, Chennai

Official Site :


The Admit Card can be Downloaded from the Official site Of TNPSC a week before the exam by following the few steps :

  • Log on to official website
  • Search  link admit card in examination section.
  • Then click download option which is related to hall ticket.
  • Enter important details like registration number and date of birth.
  • Then click summit button for submitting details.
  • After some moments Call letter is show in your display.
  • Print this Call Letter for hard copy.


All the latest result regarding the Written exam (Preliminary/Main Examination) are shown on official site.  Candidates can check their results visiting the official site.


Every year Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) conducts recruitment exam for various vacancies which are released officially in its main site.  Lacs of candidates who applies for these recruitments appears in the exam.  The exam is conducted in the pre allotted centres.  The Commission will conduct Preliminary Examination, Main Examination and Personal Interview for the Recruitment process.  Only those candidates who are declared to have qualified in the Preliminary Examination will be eligible for admission to the Main Examination for that year.  The Main Examination will comprise of written examination and personal interview.  The writtten exam will consists of four compulsary papers (General English, General Essay, General Studies I, General Studies II) carrying 100 marks each and two optional subjects of two papers of 100 marks each.  Personal Interview will also carry 100 marks.


After the commencement of Written Exam (Preliminary/Main examination) Commission releases Answer Keys officially in its main site so that the candidates can cross check their Answers and anlyze their Scores.  The Answer key is released set wise.


Cutoff of Tamilnadu PSC exam will be evaluated on many factors some of factors are mentioned Below :

  1. Number of Candidate appeared for the Tamilnadu PSC exam.
  2. No of candidates passed the exam.
  3. Difficulty level of question paper.
  4. No. Of vacancy for this exam.
  5. Cutoff may also be sectional wise.


The merit list is prepared on the basis of evaluation of Preliminary examination and Main Examination and Interview.  The Merit list is uploaded in the Official site.


The score card is the final result.  Candidates who Qualifies the Main Examination and Interview is finally selected or the PSC Job.  Candidates can check their Score Card from the official site by entering their Roll numbers and date of birth.


The Type of General Knowledge which is asked is Tamilnadu PSC consists of Questions in General Science and Environment, Current Events of National & International Importance, History of India, Geography of India, Indian Political System and Economy, Sports, Geography, History and Culture of Tamilnadu,  Current affairs in the field of Information and Technology.  Candidates have to be perfect in General Knowledge to appear for Tamilnadu PSC Exam.

For any queries leave comments in the comment box.  Keep visiting our site for regular job updates.

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  1. Thanks for sharing this post about upcoming exams, i am going to join in Best TNPSC Coaching Centres in Chennai to prepare for exams

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