TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission invites applications under TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022 vide advertisement 03/2022 released on Official website of TNPSC. The aspirants can apply for the vacancies under the TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022. The interested candidates who are eligible can apply for the Interview and Non – Interview posts notified in TNPSC application advertisement. If you fulfill the age eligibility and educational qualification prescribed by TNPSC, you can do registration under One time Registration and apply for TNPSC Group 2 Examination as explained in the article below.
TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022
TNPSC Group 2 Selection process involves Prelims, Mains examination for both the Interview and Non-Interview posts. Those who are applying for Interview Posts have to undergo Oral Test also called as Personal Interview for final selection. The selected candidates also have to complete the Document Verification Process.
The application fee is to be paid for 3 different stages. For One time Registration which is valid for 5 Years, the application fee is Rs.150/- . For application to appear in Prelims Rs.100/- . In order to appear for Mains Exam after qualifying the Prelims Exam, the application fee is Rs.150/-. In this article, you will every detail with regard to no. of vacancies for each post under TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment, examination pattern for both Prelims and Mains, how to apply and fill up application form for TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022. We have also shared the Salary & allowances of TNPSC Group 2 officer. Read this article carefully and complete the application procedure before last date.
TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022- Key Highlights
|Examination Organizing Body||Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)|
|Article Name||TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022|
|Vacancy for||Group II and Group II A posts|
|Number of Vacancy||5529|
|Job Location||Tamil Nadu|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Official Link||Click Here|
|Selection Process||For Interview posts – Prelims, Mains, Oral Test |
For Non-Interview Posts – Prelims, Mains Examination
|Eligibility||Explained in article|
|Online Application||23rd February to 23rd March 2022|
|Article Category||Jobs and Results|
Vacancies under TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022
TNPSC vide advertisement no.605 has notified a total of 5529 TNPSC Group 2 Vacancy (116 vacancies of Group 2 Interview posts & 5413 non interview posts. Complete details on vacancy distribution for the posts can be checked in the official notification of TNPSC
|Type of Vacancy||Interview/Non Interview||Vacancies|
|Group –II Services||Interview Posts||116|
|Group- II A Services||Non Interview Posts||5413|
Name of Posts under TNSPC Group 2 Recruitment 2022
As we have stated above, the vacancies under TNSPC Group 2 Recruitment are divided in to Interview and Non Interview posts. Here, we are giving names of all the posts covered under Interview and Non Interview category for which the Interested Candidates can apply.
Interview Posts under TNPSC Group II notification
|Name of Post||State Department||Pay Level||No. of Vacancies|
|Junior Employment Officer (Non Differently Abled)||Employment and Training (Employment Wing) Department||Level 18||11|
|Probation Officer||Department of Prisons and Correctional Services||Level 18||2|
|Assistant Inspector of Labour||Labour Department||Level 18||19|
|Sub Registrar, Grade-II||Registration Department||Level 18||17|
|Junior Employment Officer (Differently Abled)||Employment and Training (Employment Wing) Department||Level 18||8|
|Special Assistant||Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Department||Level 18||1|
|Special Branch Assistant||Intelligence Section, Office of the Commissioner of Police||Level 18||15|
|Special Branch Assistant||Special Branch of Criminal Investigation Department (State Intelligence Wing)||Level 18||43|
Non-Interview Posts under TNPSC Group II notification
|Name of Post||State Department||Pay Level||No. of Vacancies|
|Municipal Commissioner, Grade-II||Municipal Administration Department||Level 16||9|
|Assistant Section Officer||Secretariat, Other than Law and Finance Department||Level 16||11|
|Assistant Section Officer||Secretariat, Law Department||Level 16||7|
|Assistant Section Officer||Secretariat, Finance Department||Level 16||7|
|Assistant Section Officer||Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission||Level 16||9|
|Full Time Residential Warden (Men’s Hostel)||Dr. Ambedkar Government Law College, Chennai||Level 13||1|
|Senior Inspector||Co-Operative Societies in Department of Co-operative Societies||Level 12||291|
|Audit Inspector||Audit wing of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Administration Department||Level 12||29|
|Assistant Inspector||Local Fund Audit Department||Level 12||38|
|Supervisor / Junior Superintendent||Agricultural Marketing and Agri Business Department||Level 12||1|
|Handloom Inspector||Handlooms and Textiles Department||Level 12||40|
|Assistant||Commissionerate of Revenue Administration Department||Level 10||4|
|Revenue Assistant||Revenue Department of State Districts||Level–10||462|
|Assistant||Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department||Level–10||337|
|Assistant||Commercial Taxes Department (Chennai and Tirunelveli Division)||Level–10||2|
|Assistant||Departments in Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service, Panchayat Subordinate Service, Co-Operative Audit Subordinate Service and General Subordinate Service||Level–10||3830|
|Personal Clerk, Steno-Typist||Departments in the Tamil Nadu Secretariat Service, Legislative Assembly Secretariat Service||Level–10||88|
|Assistant||Departments in the Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service, Secretariat Service, Legislative Assembly Secretariat Service||Level–9||247|
Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment
The applicant should meet the eligibility criteria prescribed by the Examination Board in order to apply online and appear for TNPSC Group 2 Vacancy. The application of a candidate who fails to meet the eligibility criteria can be cancelled at any stage of examination. Read the details given below to know more on eligibility criteria for TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment.
Age Limit for TNPS Group 2 Examination
As on 01.07.2022, the age of applicant for application to both the Interview and Non Interview Post should fall in the range of maximum and minimum age limit as explained below:
|Post Name||Minimum Age limit (for applicants of all categories)||Maximum Age Limit for “Others” (for applicants other than SC, SC (A), ST, MBC/ DC, BC, and BCM)|
|Posts (other than Sub-Registrar Grade – II, Probation Officer in the Prison Department and Correctional Services)||18 Years||32 Years|
|Sub-Registrar Grade- II||20 Years||32 Years|
|Probation Officer in the Prison Department and Correctional Services||22 Years||32 Years|
Age Relaxation for TNPSC Group 2 Vacancy
|SC/ST/SC (Arunthathiyars), ST, Most Backward Classes/Denotified Communities, Backward Classes (OBCMs), Backward Classes (Muslims)||No Maximum age|
|Destitute Widows from any category||No Maximum age|
|Differently-abled persons||Relaxation of 10 years on maximum age|
|Ex-Servicemen||48 years (No relaxation to those ex-servicemen already in other class or service|
Education Eligibility Criteria for for TNPSC Group 2 Vacancy
An applicant who wishes to apply for TNPSC Group 2 and Group 2A recruitment should be a citizen of India. Education Qualification is specific to the post applied for. The applicant has to be a graduate in subject relevant to the post applied for. For complete information on education eligibility for each post of TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment should be checked in the official advertisement released by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.
Candidate has to pay application fee online for applying to TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment. The Application fee is to be paid at each stage of application. The application fee is given below:
- Registration Fee for One Time Registration – Rs.150/-
- Preliminary Examination – Rs.100/-
- Main Written Examination on clearing Prelims Examination – Rs.150/-
Applicants who registered earlier under One Time Online Registration System and 5 years have not passed since their registration are exempt for payment of Registration Fee.
TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment Exam Pattern
TNPSC Group 2 examination is scheduled to be conducted in 3 stages namely:
- Preliminary Examination
- Main Written Examination
- Personal Interview
The Examination for TNPSC Group 2 is bilingual. The applicants have the choice to attempt the exam in either of two languages i.e. Tamil or English. As an applicant, you should have full knowledge regarding TNPSC Eligibility and TNPSC exam pattern so as to crack the Exam successfully.
Prelims Exam of TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment
The preliminary examination by TNPSC will be objective-type. The applicant has to attempt a maximum of 200 questions in the time duration of 3 hours. The maximum marks is 300 marks. The examination pattern of TNPSC Prelims exam is as given below:
|Subject||Number of Questions|
|General Tamil + General Studies Or General English + General Studies||175 Questions|
|Aptitude and Mental Ability Test||25 Questions|
The minimum qualifying marks for all categories is 90 marks
TNPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Pattern
The Mains Exam of TNPSC will be of descriptive type. There are two papers that are compulsory as mentioned below:
|Paper 1||Tamil to English Translation||50|
|English to Tamil Translation||50|
|Paper 2||General Studies||300|
The Candidates applying for interview posts have to appear before the Interview Board for an Oral Test. A maximum of 40 marks are earmarked for interview stage.
The candidates applying for interview posts will be shortlisted on the basis of combined marks obtained both in the Main Examination and Personal Interview (Oral Test). The Reservation Rules applicable in the State would be duly followed in final selection of candidates.
Non Interview Posts
The candidates applying for Non- Interview posts will be selected on the basis of marks scored in the Main Examination. The Reservation Rules applicable in the State would be duly followed in final selection of candidates.
The mode of application for the TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment is online. The eligible candidates can apply for the TNPSC Group 2 and Group 2A vacancies online on the official website of TNPSC. Here, we have shared the TNPSC Group 2 Application procedure.
How to Apply for TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment
In order to apply for the TNPSC Group 2 Application Form, the candidates have to take the following steps.
- Visit the official website ‘tnpsc.gov.in’
- On the left side of homepage, there is option ‘important links’
- Under Important links, click on ‘Apply Now’
- On the new webpage, Click on ‘One Time Registration and Dashboard’
- If you are a new user, register here by creating your Login Id and Password.
- Now, Click on ‘Apply now‘
- Here, login to the application page with your Login Id and Password
- In the Application form, mention your full name, Active Email Id, mobile number etc
- Also, fill up complete details on your academic qualification and other category information
- Also, annex recent passport size photo and signature
- Click on ‘Submit’
- Save your application form and take print copy of the same for reference in future
The candidates who finally get selected under TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment will get salary, perks and allowances as per the State Rules. Here, in the article above, we have mentioned the Pay level of Pay Matrix under which each post category is considered. Candidates can expect to get salary between Rs.37,200/- to Rs.1,17,600/- each month depending on the post for which selection is made.
Important Points for TNPSC Group 2 Vacancy
The Reserve Bank of India has announced that the online registration for TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022 has begun on 17th February 2022. Refer to the given table for important dates regarding TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment.
|TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment Notification Release Date||23rd February 2022|
|TNPSC Online Application Form Start Date||23rd February 2022|
|TNPSC Group 2 Application Last Date||23rd March 2022|
|TN Group 2 Admit Card Issue Date (tentative)||May 2022|
|TNPSC Group 2 Prelims Examination Date||21 May 2022|
|TNPSC Group 2 Prelims Result (Tentative)||June 2022|
|TNPSC Group 2 Mains||September 2022|
|TNPSC Mains Examination Result||December 2022|
For more information on TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022, Check out the important links given below. Here, you can check official advertisement for application to TNPSC Group 2 Recruitment.