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tnpsc_logoTNPSC Recruitment 2019 or Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has announced a notification for the post of District Educational Officer Posts in Tamil Nadu School Educational Service, Tamil Nadu on Direct Recruitment. The total number of 20 posts are declared by Public Commission (TNPSC Recruitment) And the advertisement is given under NOTIFICATION NO.37/2018. And the last date to apply for the post for TNPSC Recruitment is 09 January 2019.

TNPSC ஆட்சேர்ப்பு 2019 அல்லது தமிழ்நாடு பொது சேவை ஆணைக்குழு தமிழ்நாடு பள்ளிக் கல்வித் துறையின் மாவட்ட கல்வி கல்வி அலுவலர் பதவிக்கு நேரடி அறிவிப்பு ஒன்றை அறிவித்துள்ளது. மொத்தம் 20 பதிவுகள் பொது ஆணைக்குழு (டி.என்.பி.எஸ்.சி.சி. ஆட்சேர்ப்பு) மூலம் அறிவிக்கப்பட்டு, விளம்பரம் அறிவிப்பு NO.37 / 2018 இன் கீழ் வழங்கப்படுகிறது. TNPSC பணியிடங்களுக்கான பதவிக்கு விண்ணப்பிக்க கடைசி தேதி 09 ஜனவரி 2019.

Distribution of TNPSC Recruitment 2018 are:-
Name of the posts Name of the Service and Code No. Total no of posts Salary Age Limit
District Educational Officer (2014-2015)(2015- 2016)(2016-2017 (Code No. 2062)

Tamil Nadu School Educational Service (Code No. 055)

*18 +2 cf (carried forward vacancies viz., BC(OBCM)(G) 1 SC(G) 1) Rs 56900 -180500 (Level 23) As per the Tamil Nadu Revised Pay Rules, 2017 Max 30 years
TNPSC Recruitment Important Dates-
Starting Date to Apply Online 10 Dec 2018
Closing Date to Apply Online 09 Jan 2019 till 11:59 PM
Last date for payment of fee through Bank (State Bank of India or Indian Bank) 11 Jan 2019
Dates of Preliminary Examination 02 Mar 2019 from 10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M

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District Educational Officer


Rs 56900 - Rs 180500/-


Graduation/Post Graduation

Age Limit

Max 30 years (Age relaxation as per GOI)

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Total - 20 Posts

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Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission TNPSC

Educational Qualification

Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification awarded by any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission:

1. Master’s Degree of any University recognised by the UGC in the State or a Degree of equivalent standard in any one of the following subjects with not less than 50% of Marks in the Master’s Degree Examination in any one of the following subjects:- Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry , Botany , Zoology, Economics , Geography , History ,Commerce, Tamil and English, (Provided that a candidate possessing a Degree of M.A or M.Sc. or an equivalent degree awarded under the grading system shall not be considered eligible for appointment unless he has obtained the said degree with “ O” or “A” or “B” Grade.)


2. B.T. or B.Ed degree of any recognized university in the State or a degree of equivalent standard.


3. Must have studied Tamil under Part-I or Part-II of the Intermediate or Pre-University course or Higher Secondary Course.

Experience: Only for recruitment to the vacancies which are to be filled from among the Teachers employed in recognised Aided Secondary and Higher Secondary Schools having teaching experience in a recognized School for a total period of not less than 12 years after acquiring the qualifications specified.

Selection Process

Selection will be made in two successive stages i.e.,

(i) Written Examination and

(ii) Oral Test in the shape of an interview.

Final selection will be made on the basis of the total marks obtained by the applicants at the Written Examination and Oral Test taken together subject to the rule of reservation of appointments. Applicant’s appearance in the Written Examination and Oral Test is compulsory.

The details of the test are given as-

Subject Duration Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks for Selection for SC, SC(A), ST, MBC/DC and BC Minimum Qualifying Marks for Selection for ‘Others’
General Studies - 200 items
[General Studies - 150 items
Aptitude & Mental Ability Test - 50 items (S.S.L.C Std.)]
3 Hours 300 90 120

Paper - I (Descriptive type):
General Studies
Paper - II (Descriptive type):
General Studies
Paper - III (Objective type):
Education - 200 Items (B.Ed. course syllabus)

Interview and Records

3 Hours

3 Hours

3 Hours



306 408
Total 9 Hours 1020    

After, the Written test selected candidates will be called for Interview.

Two types of question papers will be set.

The question paper will be set in both English and Tamil.

Centres of Examination - 

The written examination will be held at the following Centres:-

Chennai 0100 Coimbatore 0200 Thanjavur 1900
Tiruchirappalli 2500 Tirunelveli 2600 Salem 1700
Madurai 1000 Villupuram 2800 Vellore 2700

How to apply

Application fee:- Rs.150/- for One Time Registration in the TSPSC website. Applicants who have already registered in the One Time Registration system within the validity period of five years are exempted.

Examination Fee:- For Preliminary Examination- Rs.150/-, Rs 200/- For Main Written Examination fee.

Modes of Payment - Online Mode: Application Fees can be paid through Online mode - Debit card, Credit Card, Netbanking, Wallets or UPI

How to Apply - 

1. Go to the official website of TNPSC i.e. Website and Click on "Apply Online" given against the post, For applying any post in TNPSC candidate must possess OTR i.e. One Time Registration and applicant dashboard. And the Candidates are required to have a valid personal email ID and Contact No. It should be kept active till completion of this recruitment project.

2) Candidates should Visit the Link and open the appropriate Online Application Format, available through the link mentioned in the advertisement.

3) Candidates will be required to apply Online and pay the application fee using Debit Card / Credit Card / Internet Banking etc.

4) Candidates need to fill in the required details.

5) There is to register their application by entering their basic information in the online application form. The system will generate a provisional registration number and password. The Registration number and password is also sent to the Candidates by SMS on their Mobiles.

6) The Candidate can open their Application form by using the Registration Number and Password. And also enter their Details like Personal or educational in the prescribed format.

7) The name of the candidate and his/ her father/ husband etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the certificates/ mark sheets. Any change/ alteration found may disqualify the candidature. 

8)  Next step is to Upload your Scanned Documents list:-

a) Candidates recent Photograph in the passport size of (4.5cm × 3.5cm) and Size of the file should be between 20kb – 50kb.

b) Candidates Signature, Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS will NOT be accepted and Size of the file should be between 10kb – 20kb. 

9) To Submit all please Click on Save and Next. Next Step is to Pay your Application form. The fee can be paid through the Online mode

10) Then, Candidates are advised to take a printout of the e-receipt and online application form. An email/ SMS intimation with the Registration Number and Password generated on successful registration of the application will be sent to the candidate’s email ID/ Mobile Number.

Hall Tickets for eligible applicants will be made available in the Commission’s website or   or   for downloading by applicants.

Click here to check the official notification- Official Notification


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