Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission- Recruitment of 14 Assistant Conservator (Forest). Last Dt. 09/10/2017


Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC). is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 14 posts of Assistant Conservator (Forests). Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC). (See URL below). Notification No.21/2017. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —

No. of Vacancies: 14 Nos. (GT-04, BC-05, MBC/DC-02, SC-03)


Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in any one pf the following subject or its equivalent subjects – Forestry, Botany, Zoology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Geology, Agriculture, Horticulture, Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer/Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Applications, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Veterinary Science.

In case of candidates Graduates in Mathematics and Statistics, they must have taken one of the following subjects in their P.U.C. or H.S.C. or Matriculation or equivalent examination:- Biology / Physics / Chemistry.
Preference shall be given to candidates who possess a degree in Forestry or a Post Graduate Degree in Wild Life Biology.

Candidates should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil.


Age Limit: Minimum-21 years and maximum-30 years as on 01.07.2017.


Pay Scale: Rs.15,600- Rs.39,100 and Grade Pay Rs.5400/-


Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SCs  /SC(A)s / STs/ MBCs/DCs, BCs (OBCM), BCMs and DWs of all Castes and 10 years for PWD


Physical Standards:
(i) Male Candidates: Height — 163 cm; Chest (unexpanded) — 84 cm; Chest (expanded) — 89 cm
(ii) Female Candidates: Height — 150 cm ; Chest — 79 cm ; Chest (expanded) — 84 cm

Cut-off in Physical Standards: For candidates belonging to certain categories/ communities or of certain States/Areas; the cut-off in such candidate’s Height/ Chest’s measurement will be as per Govt. norms. Please see officially released advertisement for more details.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Preliminary Examination, Main Written Examination, Physical Test and Oral Test in the form of an Interview.
Preliminary Examination will be held at the following centers: Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli on 17/12/2017 (10am to 1pm).
Main Written Examinations will be held at the Chennai only.

Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) — www.tnpsc.gov.in


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


RegistrationFee: Candidates must pay Rs.150/- as Registration Fee for one time and Rs.100/- as Preliminary Examination. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking OR can be paid through Bank by means of fee payment Challan. Fee Challan can be downloaded from the official website of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC).. See released advertisement for more details.



How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) — www.tnpsc.gov.in (See Application form’s link given below) on or before 09.10.2017

Candidates will be required to pay Main Written Examination fee at the time of Examination.

Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it for future correspondence. DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.


For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)


Important Dates:
Starting Date of Online Application: 12.09.2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 09.10.2017


Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission — www.tnpsc.gov.in
For Advt., See following PDF file — Download PDF.
To Apply Online now, visit the following URL — Apply Online.