TNPSC Recruitment of Agricultural Officer (Extension) – 192 Vacancies
Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites application for the Direct Recruitment to the post of Agricultural Officer (Extension) included in Tamil Nadu Agricultural Extension Service.
Interested and eligible candidates are advised to read the official notification before applying for this post. Link to apply for this vacancy is available at the end of this post.
TNPSC Agricultural Officer 2018 – Vacancy Details:
Name of the post: Agricultural Officer (Extension) (2015-2016, 2016- 2017 and 2017-2018) (Code No.1678)
No of Vacancies: 192 (183 + 7 Carried forward vacancies + 2 for ST)
The scale of Pay: Rs.37700- 119500(Level 20) as per Tamil Nadu Revised Pay Rules 2017
TNPSC Agricultural Officer 2018 – Important Dates:
Accepting Online Applications – from 03.05.2018
The Last date to apply online – till 02.06.2018
The last date for the payment of fee through the bank – 04.06.2018
Date of Examination (Paper I, II) – 14.07.2018 FN & AN
TNPSC Agricultural Officer 2018 – Eligibility Criteria:
Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification awarded by any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission:
Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture (B.Sc., Agriculture)
Adequate knowledge in Tamil
|SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Widows||No Age Limit|
|Others||Should not be completed 30 Years|
No maximum age limit shall mean that the applicants should not have completed 58 years of age either on the date of notification or at the time of selection/appointment to the post.
The upper age limit is 32 years for the persons holding a postgraduate or higher degree in Agriculture such as M.Sc (Agriculture) or Ph.D. in Agriculture.
TNPSC Agricultural Officer 2018 – Application Fees:
|Type||General||SC/ ST/PWD & Exs|
|Registration Fees||Rs. 150/- (OTR)||Full Exemption|
|Application Fees||Rs. 200/-||Full Exemption|
Applicants who have already registered in One Time Registration system within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.
Those who have registered in the One-Time Registration system and paid the registration fee Rs.150/- and received the registration ID need not pay the Registration fee i.e., Rs.150/- and it is enough to pay the examination fee alone.
The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the concession noted below.
TNPSC Agricultural Officer 2018 – Selection Process:
Selection for the recruitment of Agricultural Officer vacancies will consist of 3 phases called Written exam (Paper I, II), Personal Interview & Document Verification.
TNPSC Agricultural Officer 2018 – Direct Links: