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TNPSC Group 2 Exam Eligibility


Candidates who want to apply for the examination must fulfill the required TNPSC Group 2 Eligibility Criteria 2016 such as age limit and qualification.

Below you can see the complete TNPSC Group 2 Eligibility Details 2016 such as qualification, age limit, minimum marks/scores.

Age Limit for TNPSC Group II

Sl.No. Name of the Post Minimum Age limit (For all) Maximum Age Limit
"Others" [i.e Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs ] Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes, Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes, Backward Classes (Muslims) and Destitute Widows of all castes
1 For all posts (Except Probation Officer, Junior Employment Officer (Non- Differently Abled), and Deputy Commercial Tax Officer) 18 Years 30 Years No Maximum age limit
2 Sub-Registrar Grade- II 20 Years
3 Probation Officer 22 Years
4 Junior Employment Officer (Differently Abled) 18 Years 40 Years
5 Deputy Commercial Tax Officer 18 Years 30 Years (For the persons holding a degree in Law 32 Years) Below 35 Years (For the persons holding a degree in Law 37 Years)

a) EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

Sl.No. Name of the Post Educational Qualification Preference
1 Deputy Commercial Tax Officer

A degree of B.A., or B.Sc.,   or / B.Com., of any University or institution recognized by the UGC.   or / B.O.L., of Annamalai University   or / B.B.A., of Madurai Kamaraj University   or / B.Litt., of Madras University or B.B.M.,   or / B.Litt., of Bharathiyar University.

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given firstly to the candidates who hold a degree both in Commerce and Law together with a Diploma in Taxation Law. Secondly to those who hold degree in Commerce and Law. Thirdly to those who hold a degree either in commerce or Law together with a Diploma in Taxation Law. Fourthly to those who hold a degree in Commerce.

Fifthly to those who hold a degree in Law and Lastly to those who hold a Diploma in Commerce. Provided further that other things being equal preference shall be given to Released Emergency Commissioned Officer, Released Short service Regular Commissioned Officer / Other Ex-Servicemen in Selection for appointment as DCTO.

2 Sub-Registrar, Grade-II

A Bachelor's degree of any university or Institution recognised by the UGC for the purpose of its grant.

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given to persons who possess a B.L. degree in addition to the qualification specified.

3 Probation Officer in Prison Department

A degree of B.A., or B.Sc., or B. Com., or / B.O.L., of Annamalai University or / B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or / B.Litt., of Madras University or / B.B.M., or B. Litt., of Bharathiyar University

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given to persons

i) Who possess M.A., degree in Criminology or Sociology or a degree in Sociology or Psychology OR

ii) Who holds a Diploma in Sociology or Psychology in addition to a degree in any subject other than Sociology or Psychology OR

iii) Who has rendered Social Welfare Work for a period of not less than one year OR

iv) Who possess a Diploma in Social Work awarded by the Madras School of Social Work

4 Assistant Inspector of Labour A degree in Arts or / Science or / Commerce or / Engineering or / B.O.L., of Annamalai University or / B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or / B.Lit., of Madras University or / B.B.M., or / B. Litt., of Bharathiyar University

Other things being equal preference shall be given to candidates

(i)Who possess the M.A., degree in Social Work. or

(ii)Who possess the diploma awarded by the Madras School of Social Work. or

(iii)Who possess the M.A., degree in Applied Psychology of the Sagar University. or

(iv)Who has undergone the diploma course of 2 years duration of the Institute for Labour Welfare Workers, Bombay (or) The Xavier Labour Relation Institute, Bihar. or

(v)Who has undergone the diploma course of PSG school of Social Work, Coimbatore on Labour Specialisation or the Post Graduate Diploma Course in Social Services conducted by the Institute of Social Science, Loyola college, Madras under the direction of the Indian Institute of Social Order, Pune. or

(vi)Who possess the Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) of the University of Baroda. or

(vii)Who possess a Post Graduate Diploma in Labour Administration awarded by the Tamil Nadu Institute of Labour Studies. or

(viii)Who possess a Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management, Industrial Relations and Labour Welfare awarded by the Madras Productivity Council. or

(ix)Who possess a P.G. Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, conducted by the Madurai Institute of Social Work, Madurai. or

(x)Who possess a M.A., Degree in work Education awarded by the University of Madras. or (xi)Who are Released Short Service, Regular Commissioned Officers or Emergency Commissioned Officers or Other Ex-Servicemen.

5 Junior Employment Officer (Non- DA) (Employment Wing)

A degree in Arts or Science or Commerce or B.O.L., of Annamalai University or B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or B.Litt., of Madras University or B.B.M., or B.Litt., of Bharathiyar University

6 Junior Employment Officer (DA) (Employment Wing)

a) A degree in Arts or Science or Commerce or B.O.L., of Annamalai University Or B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or B.Lit., of Madras University or B.B.M., or B.Litt., of Bharathiyar University

(b) Differently Abled persons whose physical disability shall not be less than 40%. Differently Abled person who applies for appointment to the post of Junior Employment Officer-DA should produce at the time of certificate verification, a Medical Certificate obtained from a Medical Officer of the rank not lower than that of the Civil Assistant Surgeon showing the nature and degree of h

7

Special Assistant in the Directorate of Vigilance and Anticorruption Department

Educational Qualification

Any Degree

Technical Qualification

Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting both by Higher / Senior Grade in Tamil and English

8

Special Branch Assistant in Intelligence Wing of the Police Department

Educational Qualification

Any Degree and person appointed should pass the Government Technical Education in Typewriting by higher grade within the prescribed period of probation unless he has already passed the said examination.

Preference will be given to those who has passed Government Technical Examination in Typewriting and Shorthand atleast by the lower grade.

9 Assistant Section Officer in TNPSC

(i) A Master's Degree. or

(ii) A Bachelor's Degree and BGL Degree or

(iii)A Bachelor's Degree with first class in any one of the parts. Provided that in the case of a candidate belonging to SC,SC(A),ST,MBC/DC, BC (Other than BCM) and BCM it shall be sufficient if he/she holds a Bachelor's degree.

10. Assistant Section Officer Cum Programmer in TNPSC

Must possess Master's degree in Computer Application OR

Maste's degree in Science (Information Technology / Computer Science).

11 Assistant Inspector in Local Fund Audit Department

A degree of B.A., or B.Sc., or B. Com., or B.O.L., of Annamalai University or B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or B.Litt., of Madras University or B.B.M., or B. Litt., of Bharathiyar University

12

Audit Inspector in the Audit Wing of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Administration Department

A degree of B.A., or B.Sc., or B. Com., or B.O.L., of Annamalai University or B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or B.Litt., of Madras University or B.B.M., or B. Litt., of Bharathiyar University

Note : Persons professing Hindu Religion alone are eligible to apply for this post.

13

Supervisor of Industrial Co-operatives in the Industries and Commerce Department

A degree of B.A., or B.Sc., or B. Com., or B.O.L., of Annamalai University or B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or B.Litt., of Madras University or B.B.M., or B. Litt., of Bharathiyar University OR P.G. Diploma in Agricultural Economics and Co-operation awarded by the National Council for Rural Higher Education.

14

Senior Inspector of Co-operative Societies in Department of Registrar of Co-operative Societies

Any Degree or A Diploma in Rural Services awarded by the National Council of Rural Higher Education. or A Diploma of Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Other things being equal, preference shall be given to the candidates possessing such qualification and in such order as specified below:

(i) M.A., Degree in Co-operation; or

(ii) M.Com., Degree with Co-operation as one of the subject; or

(iii) B.A., Degree in Co-operation; or

(iv) Higher Diploma in Co-operative Management awarded by the Natesan Institute of Co-operative Management, Madras; or Institute of Co-operative Management, Madurai.

15

Supervisor / Junior Superintendent in Tamil Nadu Agricultural Marketing / Agricultural Business Department

Any Degree

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given to persons who have passed the Government Technical Examinations in Book- keeping by Higher / Senior Grade.

16

Handloom Inspector in Handlooms and Textiles Department

i) Degree in B.A., or B.Sc., or B.Com., of any University recognised by the University Grants Commission OR

ii) A diploma in Handloom Technology or Textile Technology or Textile processing or Man made Fibre Technology awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training in Tamil Nadu

17

Revenue Assistant in the Revenue Department in the various Revenue Units.

A degree of B.A., or B.Sc., (Other than in a Professional Subject) or B.Com., of any University Or B.O.L., of Annamalai University or B.B.A., of Madurai Kamarajar University or B.Litt., of Madras University or B.B.M., or B. Litt., of Bharathiyar University

18

Executive Officer, Grade-II in Town Panchayats Department

A degree of any University or Institution recognised by the University Grants Commission

b) Knowledge of Tamil

Candidates should possess adequate knowledge of Tamil on the date of this Notification. (for details refer para 11 of the ‘Instructions to the candidates’)

Note:

i. The qualification prescribed for these posts should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the order of studies 10th, HSC, U.G. degree, P.G. degree. (i.e., 10 +2 +3 pattern)

ii. Persons claiming equivalence of qualification should enclose evidence for such claim failing which their application will be summarily rejected.

CERTIFICATE OF PHYSICAL FITNESS

Sl.No. Name of the Post Form of Certificate of Physical fitness Standard of Vision Prescribed
1 Probation Officer (Prison) Form prescribed for Executive Posts Standard - I
2 Deputy Commercial Tax Officer, Senior Inspector of Co-operative Societies (in the Department of Registrar of Co-operative Societies) Standard - III or better.
3 Junior Employment Officer (Non- DA), Junior Employment Officer (DA), Supervisor of Industrial Co-operative Societies and Executive Officer, Grade-II Standard - III
4 Assistant Inspector of Labour Standard - II or better. (Colour Blindness, Night Blindness will be a disqualification for the post.)
5 Sub-Registrar, Grade-II Form prescribed for posts other than Executive and Ministerial posts Standard - III
6 Handloom Inspector Standard - III (Colour Blindness, Night Blindness will be a disqualification for the post.)
7 For all other posts Form prescribed for posts in Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service, Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service and Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service Standard –III or better.

Note : Applications containing wrong claims relating to other basic qualifications / eligibility age/ category of reservation / educational qualification will be liable for rejection.

Exam Pattern for TNPSC Group II Exam