TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Horticultural Officer & Assistant Director Posts, Salary 119500 – Apply Now

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Horticultural Officer & Assistant Director Posts notification. Notification is out for 197 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: Assistant Director, Horticultural Officer

Post Date: 05/02/2021

No of Vacancies: 197

Place: Tamil Nadu

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Important Dates for TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Horticultural Officer & Assistant Director Posts

Online Application – Start Date 05/02/2021
Online Application – Last Date 04/03/2021
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank (SBI / HDFC Bank) 06/03/2021
Horticultural Officer: Date of Written Examination (Paper-I) 18/04/2021 (10.00 A.M to 01.00 P.M)
Horticultural Officer: Date of Written Examination (Paper-II) 18/04/2021 (03.00 P.M to 05.00 P.M)
Assistant Director: Date of Written Examination (Paper-II) 18/04/2021 (03.00 P.M to 05.00 P.M)
Assistant Director: Date of Written Examination (Paper-I) 19/04/2021 (100.00 P.M to 01.00 P.M)

Vacancy Details of TNPSC Recruitment 2021: Horticultural Officer & Assistant Director Posts

S. No Name of the Posts No. of Posts
1 Horticultural Officer 169
2 Assistant Director of Horticulture 28
TOTAL 197

Pay Scale:

S. No Name of the Posts Pay Scale
1 Horticultural Officer 37700 – 119500
2 Assistant Director of Horticulture 56100 – 177500

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

S. No Category Maximum Age Limit
1 SCs, 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 and BCMs]
30 years, [Horticultural Officer: 32 years for (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.
  • Ex-Servicemen: The maximum age limit is 48 years.

Educational Qualification:

1. Horticultural Officer 

  • Candidates should have completed a Bachelors’s degree in B.Sc., Horticulture.
  • Must possess adequate knowledge in Tamil.

2. Assistant Director

  • Candidates should have completed M.Sc., Horticulture (or) M.Sc., Fruit Science (or) M.Sc., Floriculture and Landscaping (or) M.Sc., Vegetable Science (or) M.Sc., Spices / Plantation and Medicinal and Aromatic Plants.
  • 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 Paper-I: Subject paper 300 Marks
Paper-II: General Studies 200 Marks
Interview 70 Marks
TOTAL 570 Marks

Application Fee:

  • Registration / Examination fee should be paid online.

S. No Category Fees
1 Registration Fee 150/-
2 Examination Fee 200/-
3 SC / ST / Destitute Widow / PWD Fee Exemption

Note:

  • 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: Horticultural Officer & Assistant Director Posts

  • Candidates can apply online by visiting the TNPSC website: www.tnpsc.gov.in
  • 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: Horticultural Officer & Assistant Director Posts

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For Official Website Click here
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