TNPSC Assistant in Secretariat recruitment 2012

Last Updated: Tue, Feb 07, 2017 11:54 hrs

Update: TNPSC will declare the results of the exam held to recruit assistants in the Secretariat. Watch this space for news on the results.

Earlier: TNPSC is inviting online applications for the post of assistant in the departments of Secretariat under the Tamil Nadu Secretariat service.

Name & No of posts

TNPSC will recruit 28 candidates for the post of assistant in the departments of secretariat.


The age limit for SC/ST candidates must be between 18 years to 35 years. For MBC/DC/BC and other candidates, the age limit should be between 18 years to 30 years as on 01.07.2012. Candidates should possess a degree of any university or institution recognized by the University Grants Commission for the purpose of its grant. The candidate should be an approved probationer in the post held by him in the parent department and should have put in a regular service for a period of not less than five years either in the category of Junior Assistant or in the category of Assistant or in both the categories taken together in the Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service or in the Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service on the 01.08.2012.

How to apply

Candidates should apply only through online in the Commission's Website or in

Selection process

The selection will be made on the basis of the marks obtained by the candidates at the Written Examination subject to the rule of reservation of appointments.

Mode of submitting Application form

Candidates are required to pay Rs.150/- (Rupees one hundred and fifty only) for examination fees. Candidates claiming exemption from examination fee should pay only Rs.50/- towards application fee. Candidates can choose either online/offline mode to pay examination fees. The offline payment will be accepted only from Post office or Indian bank.

Important dates

Date of notification: 13.06.2012
Last date for submission of applications: 13.07.2012
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank or Post Office: 17.07.2012
Date of Written Examination: 12.08.2012


Commission's website

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