Assistant Commissioner - Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)



Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission shortly called as TNPSC was established with the objective of entrusting the responsibility of appointing people to different services at the Tamil Nadu Government inclusive of Ministerial, subordinate and state services. The TNPSC selects eligible candidates for different Government posts through unique selection process consisting of written and/or oral tests that varies from service to service.

Job Profile:

Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites application from eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Commissioner.

No. of posts: 28

Pay Scale –  Rs. 15600-39100 + Grade Pay of Rs.5400


Age criteria – The minimum age limit is 21 yrs and the maximum age limit is 36 yrs. Maximum age limit relaxation will be offered to candidates falling under any of the categories like DC/MBC, BCM, SC, ST, SC(A), BC(OCM), DC/MBC and needy widows belonging to any caste. For other category candidates the maximum age limit is 31 yrs.

Educational Qualification – Degree in both Commerce and law with Diploma in taxation laws is the first preference. Degree in both Commerce and/or Law with/without diploma in taxation laws are given next preference. TNPSC has also specified certain physical qualification requirement for this post.

Selection Process:

TNPSC will be selecting the candidates for the post of Assistant Commission through first round of examination, main examination (written) and interview. For complete details about the selection process, refer the website

Date of preliminary examination – 22.05.2011

How to apply:

Eligible interested candidates can download the application form from or obtain the application form from the sales counter of the office of the TNPSC, No.1, Greams road, Commerical Tax Annexe Building, Chennai -600006. Application can also be made through the link, which is the website of TNPSC.

Completely filled application must be forwarded to the following address along with postal receipt of fees and required documents:

The controller of Examinations,

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission,

Commercial Taxes Annexe Building,

No.1, Greams Road,

Chennai - 600 006

Application fees:

The Preliminary examination fee of Rs. 75 must be paid through one of the Post Offices listed in the website. The Main written examination fee of Rs. 125 must be by those selected in the preliminary examination.

Contact Details:

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission,

Commercial Taxes Annexe Building,

No.1, Greams Road,

Chennai - 600 006

Date of interview: 28.01.2011

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25 Responses to “Assistant Commissioner - Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)”

  1. 25

    Happy noon sir / madam.
    I want to know what is the age limit for (OC / FC) other caste or Forward caste catorgy for studying TNPSC.
    Digesh doshi

  2. 24

    this is my first time to apply for an exam in tnpsc, i have applied for the post of Assistant Commissioner-HR&CE and also for Assistant Public Prosecutor, i am incomplete without knowing proper syllabus, when will i receive hall ticket online, my date of birth is 12-06-1976 whether i possess age qualification properly as i fall under MBC Category, expecting reply eagerly as soon as possible, thank u sir.

  3. 23

    how to write the exam for Assistant Commissioner(HR&CE) in computer?

  4. 22
    sree jyothi:

    what is post for master degree in sociology as qualification in tamil nadu?
    is employment registration compulsory?
    what are the other post vacant in tnpsc with age limit of 36?

  5. 21

    Respected Sir,

    Plz sent me the syllabus for TNPSC GROUP -1 (B) HR & CE

    With regards


  6. 20

    my aim is police officer in tamilnadu .plz guidence from me the exam details help me

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  8. 18

    iam tn govt teacher more than 10years now completed age 31(1.6.1980) i ll try chances gr1 gr2 eligible attend the exam

  9. 17

    my date of birth is 28.8.1980 can i apply for tnpsc exam group2, and group 4

  10. 16

    sir i will complete D.ECE , BE ………….i nee application form for govt job sir

  11. 15

    sir,i m doing BE final yr,can i apply for this post

  12. 14

    sir/madam, i need study materials and syallabus for executive officer grade i,ii,iii,iv in the dept.of hindu religious and charitable endowments. And also for asst.commissioner in commercial tax.

  13. 13

    As I had completed my Bsc(comp.sci), Do i can apply for assistant commissioner post please give me the details about these details regarding this…. I’ll be thankful to you… I want to enter in police service….

  14. 12

    i am studying it final year… my aim and interested in police…..i need police i written in group 1 exam…pls ask some infor….and where get the application form in erode……..

  15. 11
    sarath kumar:

    Dear sir
    I am studying BBM(CA) i am eligible for apply to assistant comissioner by TNPSC exam?

  16. 10
    k.vasantha kumar:

    sir i will complete D.EEE ………….i nee application form for govt job sir…………

  17. 9

    Sir, i am trying for HR & CE(AC)-Tnpsc. How to prepare for that, what are all the materials available and were to get it ?
    Is any coaching for this post ?

  18. 8

    sir,i am studing bsc it final year so i written the gruop 1 exam sir?

  19. 7

    sir, i m doing msc 1st yr can i apply for asst commissioner exam

  20. 6

    what type of quesions will prepare for writing this exam?.i have no idea

  21. 5

    sir,what is examination service code asked in application form and what is the post priority code that also asked in application form but that details are not given in application prospectus

  22. 4

    sir, i m studying 3rd year.can i apply the SI examination

  23. 3

    sir, i am finished Bsc computer science and my date of birth 23.6.1990. so i apply to group I, group II?

  24. 2

    sir, lam studying B.E-AERONAUTICAL in the final year.can i apply to group I, group II, and AC?

  25. 1

    where get the appliaction in trichy.