Tamil Nadu PSC Recruitment 2017: 9351 Vacancies


Tamil Nadu PSC Recruitment 2017: Tamil Nadu State Public Service Commission(TNPSC) has released 9351 vacancies for the Direct Recruitment for the post of Village Administrative Officer, Junior Assistant (Non-Security & Security), Bill Collector-Grade I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist and Steno-Typist-Grade -III in the Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service, Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service, Tamil Nadu Survey and Land Records Subordinate Service and Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service.

Important Date

Last date for submission of application
13 December 2017
(till 11.59 p.m)
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank (State Bank of India / Indian Bank) or Post Office. 15th December 2017
Date and Time of Written Examination 11 February 2018 
[FN 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M]

Total Number of Vacancy: 9351

Post-Code No. Name of the Post No. Of Vacancy
2025 Village Administrative Officer 494
2600 Junior Assistant (Non – Security) 4096
2400 Junior Assistant (Security) 205
2500 Bill Collector, Grade-I 48
2800 Field Surveyor 74
2900 Draftsman 156
2200 Typist 3463
2300 Steno-Typist (Grade–III) 815
Total 9351

Educational Qualification

Candidate must have 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.

Age Criteria

Age Limit for Village Administrative Officer:-

Category of Applicants Minimum Age Maximum Age
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all Castes. 21 Years 40 Years
Others 21 Years 30 Years


Age Limit for the posts of Junior Assistant(Non-Security), Junior Assistant(Security), Bill Collector-Grade I, Field Surveyor, Draftsman, Typist and Steno-Typist (Grade -III):-

Category of Candidates Minimum            Age Maximum           Age
SC / SC (Arunthathiyar), ST and Destitute Widows of all castes 18 Years 35 Years
Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes and Backward Classes (Muslims) 32 Years
“Others” [ i.e., Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs ] 30 Years
For the persons who are trained in Survey in ITI in Tamil Nadu, in respect of posts of Field Surveyor and Draftsman only 35 Years

Selection Process

Based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination, the tentative list of eligible candidates for certificate verification will be announced in the Commission‟s website.

Application Fee

Registration Fee: 150/-

For One Time Registration (Revised with effect from 01.03.2017 vide G.O.(Ms).No. 32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department, dated 01.03.2017).

Examination fee Rs.100/-

Note: The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the fee concession noted below.

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