TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Agricultural Officer (Extension) Posts, Salary 119500 – Apply Now

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Agricultural Officer (Extension) Posts notification. Notification is out for 365 Vacancies. Go through the eligibility criteria and apply online from 05/02/2021 to 04/03/2021. Candidates can view the post details, vacancy details, eligibility criteria, selection process, applying method, fee structure, exam pattern and important dates in the below content.

Name of the Post: Agricultural Officer (Extension)

Post Date: 05/02/2021

No of Vacancies: 365

Place: Tamil Nadu

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Important Dates for TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Agricultural Officer (Extension) Posts

Online Application – Start Date05/02/2021
Online Application – Last Date04/03/2021
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank (SBI / HDFC Bank)06/03/2021
Date of Written Examination (Paper-I)18/04/2021 (10.00 A.M to 01.00 P.M)
Date of Written Examination (Paper-II)18/04/2021 (03.00 P.M to 05.00 P.M)

Vacancy Details of TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Agricultural Officer (Extension) Posts

S. NoName of the PostsNo. of Posts
1Agricultural Officer (Extension)365

Pay Scale:

S. NoName of the PostsPay Scale
1Agricultural Officer (Extension)37700 – 119500

Age limit (as on 01/07/2021):

S. NoCategoryMaximum Age Limit
1SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs / DCs,
BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute
Widows of all categories.
No Age limit
2‘Others’ [i.e. candidates not
belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s andBCMs]
30 years (for bachelor degree in Agriculture), 32 years ( M.Sc.,  Ph.D.)

Age Relaxation:

  • For Persons with Benchmark Disability: Eligible for age concession upto 10 years over and above the maximum age limit prescribed above.
  • Ex-Servicemen: The maximum age limit is 48 years.

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates should have completed a Bachelors degree in Agriculture (B.Sc Agriculture) and
  • Must possess adequate knowledge in Tamil.

Selection Process:

The selection will be based on

  1. Written Examination
  2. Oral Test (Interview)

Exam Pattern:

Written Exam: Agricultural
Officer (Extension)
Paper-I : Subject paper
Agriculture (Degree Standard)
300 Marks
Paper-II : General Studies
(Degree Standard)
200 Marks
Interview70 Marks
TOTAL570 Marks

Application Fee:

  • Registration / Examination fee should be paid online.
S. NoCategoryFees
1Registration Fee 150/-
2Examination Fee 200/-
3SC / ST / Destitute Widow / PWDFee Exemption


  • Applicants who have already registered in the One-Time Registration system and are within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.
  • MBC / Denotified Communities / Backward Classes (Fees): Three Free Chances
  • Ex-Servicemen (Fees): Two Free Chances

How to Apply for TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Agricultural Officer (Extension) Posts

  • Candidates can apply online by visiting the TNPSC website:
  • Online registration starts from 05/02/2021 to 04/03/2021.
  • Candidates must register once in the One-Time Registration.
  • One-Time Registration (OTR) is mandatory before applying for any post.
  • Login and apply using the One-Time Registration ID and password.
  • Fill the online application, upload a scanned copy of the photograph, signature and certificates specified.
  • After submitting the application, applicants can print/save their application for future reference.

Important Links for TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Agricultural Officer (Extension) Posts

To Apply OnlineClick here 
For Official WebsiteClick here
For Official NotificationClick here

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