TNPSC Recruitment 2017 Apply for 333 Asst Agricultural Officer Posts

TNPSC Recruitment 2017, TNPSC AAO Recruitment 2017, TNPSC Asst Agricultural Officer Recruitment, TNPSC AAO Application Form, TNPSC Asst Agricultural Officer Exam Date, Tamil Nadu Asst Agricultural Officer Eligibility and Vacancy details.

TNPSC AAO Recruitment 2017 – Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has released a job notification and invited online applications for the recruitment of 333 Assistant Agricultural Officer (AAO) posts on Direct Recruitment basis in the Tamil Nadu Agricultural Extension Subordinate Service. The candidates seeking Government Job in the Tamil Nadu can apply online from 08-03-2017 to 07-04-2017. Check out TNPSC Recruitment details here.

TNPSC Recruitment Notification

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) was formed ad Madras Service Commission in 1929 and adopted its current name in 1970. TNPSC was the first provincial Public Service Commission in India which is responsible for governing the recruitment of qualified personnel into the state’s public service and in the Tamil Nadu Government departments.

TNPSC Recruitment 2017

The primary function of the TNPSC is to advise the Government on all matters relating to framing of recruitment rules, principles to be followed in making appointments and promotions and transfers from one service to another service, in respect of disciplinary matters affecting government servants and to conduct examinations for selection of candidates for direct recruitment to the State, Subordinate and Ministerial Services.

Every year, Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission releases multiple job notifications on their official website. The TNPSC Recruitment 2017 drive is popular among the candidates of Tamil Nadu State who are seeking government job in the state.

Interested candidates have to register their essential particulars through one-time online registration system on payment of Rs.150/- towards registration fee. The one-time registration is mandatory for the Applicants who want to apply online for TNPSC Recruitment. The One-Time Registration will be valid for 5 years from the date of registration.

TNPSC Asst Agricultural Officer Recruitment 2017

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has issued a notification for direct recruitment of 333 Assistant Agricultural Officer vacancies in Tamil Nadu Agricultural Extension Subordinate Service. Eligible candidates may submit an online application from 08-03-2017 to 07-04-2017. Other details such as age limit, educational qualification, pay scale, exam date, selection process, and how to apply online are given below.

TNPSC Asst Agri Officer Vacancy Details

Name of the Post: Assistant Agricultural Officer

Post Code: 3101

Notification No.: 08/2017

Advertisement No.: 463

Total No. of Posts: 333 Vacancies

Category Wise Posts:

  • GT: 102 Posts
  • BC: 87 Posts
  • BC (M): 13 Posts
  • MBC/DC: 67 Posts
  • SC: 51 Posts
  • SC (A): 10 Posts
  • ST: 03 Posts

Age Limit: The minimum age of the candidates should be 18 years and no maximum age limit for SCs, SC (A)s, MBCs/DCs, BCs (OBCMs), BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes. For all other applicants, the age limit should be 18 to 30 years as on 01-07-2017. Refer official notification for more age relaxation details.

Educational Qualification: Applicants must have passed Higher Secondary (Plus Two) Examination and must possess two years Diploma in Agriculture from the Institutions recognised by the Government of Tamil Nadu or affiliated with the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University or Gandhigram Rural Institute, Dindigul District or any other institutions under the control of the Commissioner of Agriculture.

Examination Fee: The applicants should pay Rs.150/- One-Time Registration Fee and Rs.150/- Examination fee at the time of online application through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card or by offline at the Bank (State Bank of India/Indian Bank) within 2 days from the date of submission of an online application. Those who have registered in the one-time registration system on payment of Rs. 150/- and received the registration ID need not to pay the application fee i.e. Rs. 150/- and it is enough to pay the examination fee alone. No fee for SC/ SC (Arunthathiyars)/ ST/ Differently Abled/ Destitute Widows of all communities.

Scale of Pay: Rs.5200-20200/- (PB2) + Rs.2800/- Grade Pay

Selection Process: Selection will be made in two successive stages i.e. (i) Written Examination and (ii) Oral Test in the form of an interview. Final selection will be made on the basis of total marks obtained by the candidates at the Written Examination and Oral Test taken together subject to the rule of reservation of appointments.

TNPSC AAO Recruitment Important Dates

Date of Notification08-03-2017
Last date for Online Application07-04-2017
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank (SBI/ Indian bank)11-04-2017
Date of Examination [Paper-I (Agriculture) (Diploma Standard)]02-07-2017 from 10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M.
Date of Examination [Paper-II (General Studies) (HSC Standard)]02-07-2017 from 02.30 P.M. to 04.30 P.M.

How to Apply Online for TNPSC AAO Recruitment 2017?

The candidates, who are seeking Government Job in the Tamil Nadu state can apply online for TNPSC AAO Recruitment 2017 at or or The applicants should follow the simple steps given below to submit the online application form for TNPSC AAO Recruitment 2017.

  • Before applying online for TNPSC AAO Recruitment exam, candidates must have valid email ID and permanent mobile number.
  • Applicants should apply only through online mode for TNPSC Recruitment in the Commission’s websites at,,
  • One Time Registration (OTR) and applicant dashboard are mandatory before applying for any post.
  • For applying in One Time Registration, the applicants should have scanned image of photograph and signature in digital media for uploading purpose.
  • Now, navigate to the appropriate notification and click Apply link against the post notified in the TNPSC’s website and use the same User ID and Password given for One Time Registration.
  • Select the Name of the Post or Service for which you wish to apply.
  • Upload required images, pay examination fee and submit the final TNPSC Application Form.
  • After submitting the application form, download it and take a printout for future reference.

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