TNPSC 2018 Exams Notification: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (www.tnpsc.gov.in) is a recruiting agency which is authorised by the Government of Tamil Nadu for conducting exams to select deserving personnel for the state civil service. Aspirants who wish to participate in the exams should submit their applications online through the official website (www.tnpscexams.net). TNPSC has drafted certain terms and conditions for the candidates regarding the eligibility criteria, education qualification and other requirements. In this section aspirants can find all the Latest TNPSC Notification with the detailed information regarding the whole recruitment process. Also candidates can get all updates about Upcoming Exams 2018 with step by step instructions to submit online application.
|Organisation||Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)|
|Authority||Government of Tamil Nadu|
|Category||Group 1, 2, 2A and 4|
|Frequency||Each Exam Once in a Year|
|Participants||More than 2 Millions|
Latest TNPSC Notifications 2018
|Sl. No||Name of Service and Code||Vacancy||Last Date||Details|
|1||TNPSC Annual Planner||3235||31-12-2018||Click Here|
|2||TNPSC Motor Vehicle Inspector||113||13-02-2018||Click Here|
|3||Horticulture Officer||130||27-12-2017||Click Here|
|5||Engineering Services||147||16-12-2017||Click Here|
|6||Group 4 Services||9351||20-12-2017||Click Here|
|7||VAO (Village Administrative Office)||494||20-12-2017||Click Here|
|8||Group 7A Services||04||12-12-2017||Click Here|
|9||Assistant Conservator (Forests)||14||09-10-2017||Click Here|
|11||Secretariat Assistant||54||26-09-2017||Click Here|
|12||Assistant Engineer||21||02-08-2017||Click Here|
|13||Assistant Commissioner (Hindu Relegious)||03||28-06-2017||Click Here|
|14||Auto Mobile Engineer||03||24-06-2017||Click Here|
|15||Assistant Professor (Radiology)||16||16-06-2017||Click Here|
|16||Tourist Officer||05||16-06-2017||Click Here|
|17||TNPSC Group 2A Services (Clerk, Typist)||1953||26-05-2017||Click Here|
|18||Assistant Director||04||13-04-2017||Click Here|
|19||Assistant Agricultural Officer||333||07-04-2017||Click Here|
|20||Geologist and Assistant Geologist||53||21-03-2017||Click Here|
|21||Hostel Superintendent cum Physical Training Officer||27||07-03-2017||Click Here|
|22||Tamil Nadu Handlooms and Textiles Service (Code No: 039)||12||12-01-2017||Click Here|
TNPSC Exams 2018
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission is the constitutional body which is established by the government of Tamil Nadu for governing the manpower requirements of the Ministries and Department of the State Government. Every year it conducts several exams for engaging deserving candidates in the vacant posts existing in various departments. Among those exams some of the tough competitive exams which are going to takes place in 2018 are listed below.
- Group 1 Services Exam 2018
- Group 2 Services Exam 2018
- Group 2A Services Exam 2018
- Group 4 Services Exam 2017
- VAO Services Exam 2017
- Engineering Services 2017
These five are the tough competitive exam based on the volume of the applicants and considering the number of vacancies. Apart from these there few other less competitive services are also exists they are,
- Group 3 Exam (Group-IIIA Services)
- Group 5A Exam (Asst in Secretariat)
- Group 7B Exam (EO: Gr-III Services)
- Group 8 Services (EO: Gr-IV Services)
Apart from these TN Public Service Commission Exams, there are also several other departmental services which are filled by conducting a competitive test. For these services TNPSC Notification will be released separately. Also based on the availability of vacancies in concerned department the notification will be revealed. Likewise, the above said group services the departmental recruitment in TN PSC is less frequent exam.
TNPSC Vacancies: Based on the availability of vacant posts in concerned department TNPSC Vacancies will be revealed. However, we can know about the approximate number of vacancies available in each service from the Annual Planner issued by TNPSC. Here we have listed the approximate number of vacancies exists for the highly competitive TNPSC Exams.
- For Group 1 Exam 2018: 85 Posts
- For Group 2 Exam 2018: 1200 Posts
- For Group 2A Exam 2018: 1800 Posts
- For Group 4 Exam 2018: 9300 Posts
- For VAO Exam 2018: 700 Posts
Note: All these numbers are approximation based on the TNPSC Vacancies listed in previous year annual planner.
Education Qualification: If an individual wish to apply for TNPSC Exams 2018, he/ she must by academically qualify for participating in the exam. When discussing about education qualification, it differs based on the services. The qualifications for concerned services are as follows.
- Group 1 Service: Degree in concerned discipline
- Group 2 Service: Degree in concerned discipline
- Group 2A Service: Degree in concerned discipline
- Group 4 Service: 10th/ Matriculation or its Equivalent
- VAO Services: 10th/ Matriculation or its Equivalent
Age Limit: Likewise, education qualification age limit will also differ depending on the service. However, the maximum age limit for most of the services is same. But the relaxation for those services to reserved category and for candidates with special qualification may differ.
- Minimum Age Limit: 18 years for Group 2/ Group 2A/ Group 4 Services
- Minimum Age Limit: 21 years for Group 1 and VAO
- Maximum Age Limit: 30 years for all services except which are exempted
Age Relaxation: Relaxation in upper age limit will be given for reserved category candidates. In order to enjoy the benefits of age relaxation, the applicant have to submit the birth certificate and community certification at the time submitting application. The relaxation for reserved category candidates will be followed as listed below.
|Services||Category||Upper Age Limit||Relaxation Years|
|Group 1||SC/ SC(A)/ ST/ MBC/ DC/ BC/ BCM and DW||35 years||5 years|
|Group 2||No Limit||No Limit|
|Group 2 A|
|Group 4||SC/ SC(A)/ ST and DW||35 years||5 years|
|Group 4||MBC/ DC/ BC and BCM||32 years||2 years|
|VAO||SC/ SC(A)/ ST/ MBC/ DC/ BC/ BCM and DW||40 years||10 years|
Exam Procedure and Selection Process: Applicants have to undergo the recruitment process which includes the written exam and so on. The several stages included in the selection process of candidates for the Civil Services in Tamil Nadu include the short listing methods as mentioned.
- Written Exam common for all services
- Main Exam for Group 1/ Group 2/ Group 2A services
- Personal Interview for Group 1/ Group 2 services
For the year 2018 aspirants may expect many Notifications from TNPSC with large number of vacancies. Among those, TNPSC Group 2 Services Exam is the most expected exam which has to be notified by 2017 but delayed. Below in this section candidates may find all the departmental notifications which are going to be released by the year 2018. Aspirants who are eagerly waiting for Latest TNPSC Notification may refer this section get regular updates regarding TNPSC Exams 2018.
|No||Department or Services||Designation|
|1||Town & Country Planning Department||Research, Planning Assistant, Draughtman|
|2||Evaluation & Applied Research||Research Assistant|
|3||Health Department||Health Statistician|
|4||Industries Department||Tester, Chemist|
|56||Motor Vehicle Maintenance||Foreman, Technical Assistants|
|8||Secretariat Service||Librarian, Research Officer|
|9||Fisheries Department||Sub Inspector|
|10||Labour Service||Labour Officer|
|11||Handloom & Textile Service||Director|
|12||EMP & TRG service||Training Officer|
|14||General Service||Tourist Officer|
|15||Forensic Department||Scientific Officer|
|16||Medical Service||Jr. Analyst|
Note: Candidates who are preparing hardly for TNPSC Exams 2018 (www.tnpsc.gov.in) may get informed about latest TNPSC Notification in this section. Here we have discussed all details about the upcoming exams, despite these aspirant who needs more information may refer the official website of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.