TNPSC RECRUITMENT 2019 Eligibility

Exam Date : 14th July 2019

TNPSC 2019 Exam Eligibility Criteria

TNPSC 2019 Exam Eligibility Criteria - Agricultural Officer:

(A). TNPSC Eligibility Based on Educational Qualification:

Candidates must be aware of Tamil language and must have a graduate degree in Agriculture (B.Sc Agriculture) or the equivalent qualification awarded by any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.

(B). Certificate of Physical Fitness:

Applicants selected for appointment to the post will be required to produce a certificate of physical fitness in the form prescribed below:

Standard of Vision

Form of Certificate of Physical Fitness

Standard III

Form Prescribed for Executive Posts

(C). Eligibility Based on Age(as on 01.07.2018):

Category of Applicants

Maximum Age

SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes

No Age Limit


Should not have completed 30 Years [For persons holding B.Sc(Agriculture)]

32 Years [ For persons holding a postgraduate or higher degree in Agriculture such as M.Sc (Agriculture) or PhD in Agriculture]

Note: Applicants who have put in five years and more of service in the State/Central Government and are not belonging to SC, SC(A), ST, MBC/DC, BC(OBCM), BCM are not eligible even if they are within the age limit.

Explanation: No maximum age limit shall mean that either on the date of notification or at the time of selection/appointment to the post the candidates should not have completed 58 years of age. 

Age Concessions:

  • For Differently abled persons:

    • The maximum age limit prescribed up to 10 years over and above for Differently Abled Persons.

  • For ex-serviceman:

    • The maximum age limit prescribed is 48 years.

    • For ex-servicemen applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service or category, the above-mentioned age concession will not apply.

TNPSC 2019 Exam Eligibility Criteria - Civil Judge:

(A). Eligibility Based on Educational Qualification:


Educational Qualification

Practising Advocates/Pleaders and Assistant Public Prosecutors


(i) Must possess a Degree in Law (LLB) of a University in India recognised by the UGC and enrolled in the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu or any other State


(ii) (a) Must be practising as an Advocate/Pleader in any Court Notification date and must have practised for at least 3 years.


(b) Must be an Assistant Public Prosecutor having at least 3 years of experience as an Advocate and/or Assistant Public Prosecutor.

Fresh Law Graduates


(i) Must be a fresh Law Graduate possessing a degree in Law from a recognized University

(ii) Must be eligible to be enrolled as an advocate.

(iii) Must have secured an overall percentage of marks in acquiring the Bachelor’s Degree of Law as below:-

(a) 45% Marks [SC,SC(A),ST,MBC/DC,BC(OBCM)and BCMs]

(b) 50% Marks in case of Open Category.

(iv) Must have obtained the Bachelor’s Degree of Law within a period of three years prior to the date of notification.

(B). Eligibility Based on Age Limit:



Age Limit



Practising Advocates/Pleaders and Assistant Public Prosecutors


For SC, SC(A), ST, MBC/DC, BC, BCM and Destitute Widows of all castes.

25-40 Years


25-35 Years

Fresh Law Graduates

All Categories

22-27 Years 

TNPSC 2019 Exam Eligibility Based on Educational - Other Posts:

  • Candidates must be having adequate knowledge of Tamil language.

Name of Posts


Tamil Nadu PSC Jobs for Assistant Engineer    


Tamil Nadu PSC Jobs for Assistant Professor Radiology

Physics  Diploma, M.Sc(Phy)

Tamil Nadu PSC Jobs for Personal Clerk/ Steno-Typist/ Assistant/ Commissioner 

Any Graduate

Tamil Nadu PSC Jobs for Deputy Collector/ Deputy Superintendent of Police/ District Employment Officer

Any Graduate

  • Note:

    • Candidates who are awaiting results of previous examinations are not eligible to write the exam.

    • Candidates having equivalent qualification should provide proof before the exam notification, failing to do so will result in the application of the candidate being rejected. 

TNPSC 2019 Exam Eligibility based on Age - Other Posts:

Minimum Age

Maximum Age for Reserved Category

Maximum Age for other Category


No age limit

30 years

TNPSC 2019 Exam Eligibility Based on Physical Fitness:

Certificate of Physical Fitness

Standard of Vision Prescribed

Form prescribed for posts in

Tamil Nadu Ministerial Service,

Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial

Service and Tamil Nadu Secretariat


Standard 3 or better

  • Note:
    • Candidates are required to produce the certificate of physical fitness if they selected for the appointment or further processes

    • If a Candidates having an irregular vision they should produce an eye fitness certificate when asked for.



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