TNPSC Group 1 Exam 2019 for Dy Collector/DSP/Officers | 139 Posts | Last Date: 31 January 2019


TNPSC Group 1 Recruitment 2019 – Tamil Nadu Government announced notifications for CCS-I Examination (Group-I Services). The detailed eligibility and application process are given below. For the upcoming Group Exams check TNPSC Annual Planner 2019

TNPSC Group 1 RecruitmentTNPSC Group 1 Recruitment 2019:

Exam Name CCS-I Exam (Group 1 Services)
Job Role Deputy Collector, DSP, Officers & Others
Qualification Any degree
Total Vacancies 139
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs.56,100-1,77,500/-
Job Location Tamil Nadu
Last Date 31 January 2019
Exam Date 3 March 2019

TNPSC Group 1 Recruitment – Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification: Applicants should possess a degree of any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or any other Educational
Institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as an University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.

Physical Qualifications:

Deputy Superintendent of Police:

Category Height Chest
Men 165 cms 86 cms (5 cms Expansion)
Women 155 cms NA

District Officer (Fire and Rescue Services):

Category Height Weight Chest
Men 165 cms 50 kgs 89 cms & 84 cms (normal)
Women 155 cms 50 kgs NA

Age limit (As on 01.07.2019): Minimum Age limit: 21 Years

Maximum Age limit:

For all the posts & Asst Commissioner (For applicants possessing any degree):

  • SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and DWs of all categories: Below 37 Years
  • Others: Below 32 Years

For Asst Commissioner (For applicants possessing B.L. degree):

  • SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and DWs of all categories: Below 38 Years
  • Others: Below 33 Years

Relaxations in upper age limit:

  • 10 years for Differently Abled Persons
  • Others as per govt rules.
TNPSC Group 1 Exam – Post wise vacancies: 139 Posts
  • Deputy Collector – 27 Posts
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police – 56 Posts
  • Assistant Commissioner (C.T.) – 11 Posts
  • Deputy Registrar – 13 Posts
  • District Registrar – 7 Posts
  • Assistant Director of Rural Development – 15 Posts
  • District Employment Officer – 8 Posts
  • District Officer (Fire and Rescue Services) – 2 Posts

TNPSC Group 1 Recruitment – Selection Process:

  • The selection will be made in three successive stages, viz (i) Preliminary Examination for
    selection of applicants for admission to the Main Written Examination (ii) Main Written Examination and (iii) an Oral Test in the form of an Interview.
  • The Preliminary Examination is meant to serve as a screening test only.

Scheme of Preliminary Examination: (300 Marks – 3 Hrs Duration)

Subject Name No. of Qns
General Studies 150
Aptitude & Mental Ability Test 50
Total  200

Minimum Qualifying Marks:

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  • For SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/ DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs: 90
  • For Others: 120

Scheme of Main Examination & Oral Test: 

Subject Name Max Marks Duration
Paper-I 250 3 hrs
Paper-II 250 3 hrs
Paper-III 250 3 hrs
Interview & Records 100
Total  850  

Minimum Qualifying Marks:

  • For SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/ DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs: 255
  • For Others: 340

Fee details:

  • Registration Fee: Rs.150/-
  • Preliminary Examination Fee: Rs.100/-
  • Main Examination Fee: Rs.200/-

How to apply for TNPSC Group 1 Recruitment 2019?

All interested and eligible candidates apply for this position in online latest by 31 January 2019.

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Important dates:

  • Date of Notification: 01.01.2019
  • Last date for submission of online application: 31.01.2019
  • Last date for payment of Preliminary Exam Fee through Bank or Post Office: 02.02.2019
  • Date of Preliminary Examination: 03.03.2019 FN 10.00 A.M to 1.00 P.M
  • Date of Main Written Examination: Will be announced later