TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam 2018 | Assistant Engineer/Assistant Director | 147 Posts | Last date: 16 December 2017


TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam 2018 notification for Assistant Director, Junior Electrical Inspector, Assistant Engineer.The detailed eligibility and application process are given in below.Candidates can try TNPSC Group 4 VAO Exam

TNPSC Combined Engineering Service ExaminationTNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam 2018: Assistant Engineer

Job RoleAssistant Director, Junior Electrical Inspector, Assistant Engineer
Qualification B.E/B.Tech
Total vacancies147
Job locationTamilnadu
Last date16 December 2017
Exam date24 Feb 2018


TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam – Detailed Eligibility:

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Assistant Director of Industrial Safety and Health:

  • A Degree in Mechanical or Production or Industrial or Electrical or Chemical Engineering or Textile Technology

Junior Electrical Inspector:

  • A Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Provided that other things being equal, preference shall be given to those who have undergone Apprenticeship Training under the Government of India Scheme or the State Government Apprenticeship Scheme for one year

Assistant Engineer in Agricultural Engineering Service:

  • B.E. (Agriculture) or B. Tech (Agricultural Engineering) or B.Sc., (Agricultural Engineering) (or)
  • B.E. (Mechanical) (or)
  • B.E. (Civil) (or)
  • B.Tech (Automobile Engineering) or
  • B.E. (Production Engineering) or
  • B.E.(Industrial Engineering)

Assistant Engineer in Tamil Nadu Fisheries Department:

  • Must Possess a Degree in Civil Engineering, awarded by any University recognized by the University Grants Commission. or
  • A pass in section A and B Examination(AMIE) in Civil Engineering Branch conducted by the Institution of Engineers(India) and practical training in surveying for a period of not less than one year.

Note: Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification awarded by any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission/AITUC as the case may be.

Knowledge in Tamil:

Applicants should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil.

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TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam Vacancy lists: 147 Posts

  • Assistant Director – 14 Posts
  • Junior Electrical Inspector – 3 Posts
  • Assistant Engineer in Agricultural Engineering Service – 117 Posts
  • Assistant Engineer in Tamil Nadu Fisheries Department – 13 Posts

Age limit(as on 01.07.2017):

  • SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all Castes: No Age limit
  • ‘Others’ [i.e. applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs]:
    should not have completed 30 Years

TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam 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
  • The questions in Paper-I (Subject Paper) will be set in English only and the questions in
    Paper-II (General Studies) will be set both in Tamil and English.

Scheme of Examination:

Paper-I (Subject Paper)3003 Hrs
Paper-II (General Studies)2002 Hrs
Interview & Records70

Paper-I: one of the following subjects in which the candidate has acquired his/her Degree qualification (Degree Standard – 200 questions each)
(i) Agricultural Engineering
(ii) Automobile Engineering
(iii) Chemical Engineering
(iv) Civil Engineering
(v) Electrical Engineering
(vi) Mechanical / Production /Manufacturing Engineering
(vii) Textile Technology

Paper -II: General Studies
(Degree Standard-100 questions)+General Studies(Degree Standard)-75Questions and Aptitude and Mental Ability(SSLC Standard)-25 Questions

Minimum Qualifying Marks:

  • SCs, SC(A)s,STs, MBCs/ DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs: 171 Marks
  • Others: 228 Marks

Examination Fee:

  • One Time Registration Fee: Rs.150/-
  • Examination Fee: Rs.200/-

Note: Applicants who have already registered in One Time Registration system within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.

Examination Centre: Chennai, Madurai, Thanjavur, Coimbatore, Nagercoil, Tiruchirappalli, Chidambaram, Pudukkottai, Tirunelveli, Kancheepuram, Ramanathapuram, Udhagamandalam, Karaikudi, Salem, Vellore.

How to Apply for TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam 2018?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position in online latest by 16 December 2017.

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Important dates for TNPSC Combined Engineering Service Exam:

  • Date of Notification: 17.11.2017
  • Last date for submission of application: 16.12.2017
  • Last date for payment of Fee through Bank(State Bank of India or Indian Bank): 19.12.2017

Date of Written Exam:

  • Paper – I (Subject Paper): 24.02.2018 FN 10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M
  • Paper – II (General Studies): 24.02.2018 AN 02.30 P.M. to 04.30 P.M