TNPSC Executive Officer Grade IV Online Application Form 2018 | TNPSC invites Online Applicationfor the post of 65 Executive Officer Grade IV included in Group VIII Services Posts. TNPSC Executive Officer Grade IV Jobs Notification 2018 Released. TNPSC invites on-line applications for appointment in following Executive Officer Grade IV post in Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. Opening Date and time for Submission of Application is 02.11.2018 and end up by 03.12.2018. You can check here TNPSC Recruitment Eligibility Criteria, Pay Scale, Application Fee/Exam Fee, TNPSC Selection Process, How to apply, TNPSC Syllabus, TNPSC Question Paper, TNPSC Admit Date Release Date, TNPSC Exam Date, TNPSC Result Release Date & other rules are given below… Aspirants are requested to go through the latest TNPSC job recruitment 2018 fully, before applying to this job.

TNPSC Recruitment 2018 Notification Highlights:

Organization Name: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Job Category: Tamilnadu Govt Jobs
No. of Posts: 65 Vacancies
Name of the Posts: Executive Officer Grade IV included in Group VIII Services & Various Posts
Job Location: Tamilnadu
Selection Procedure: Written Exam, Interview
Application Apply Mode: Online
Official Website:
Starting Date: 02.11.2018
Last Date: 03.12.2018


TNPSC Recruitment 2018 Vacancy Details:

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

TNPSC Invites Applications for the Following Posts

SI No Name of Post No. of Post
1 Executive Officer, Grade-IV (Post Code: 1655) 65 Posts

Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Executive Officer Grade IV:

Educational Qualification: (As on 02.11.2018)

Qualification Minimum General Educational Qualification;


The title of “Tamil Pulavar” recognized by the University Grants Commission.

Provided that, other things being equal, preference shall be given to employees of Religious Institutions (other than Government Servant) who have put in not less than 5 years of Service.


Minimum General Educational Qualification means:

(i) A pass in the SSLC Examination with eligibility for admission to College courses of studies in the Universities in this State. (11 years course of study)


(ii) A pass in the SSLC Examination of this State. (10 yearscourse of study)


(i) The higher qualification claimed to have possessed over and above the prescribed for this post should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the order of studies viz., 10th + HSC or its equivalent +U.G. degree.

(ii) Applicants claiming equivalence of qualification to the prescribed qualification should upload and submit evidence for equivalence of qualification in the form of G.O. issued prior to the date of thisnotification when called for. The G.Os issued regarding equivalence of qualification after the date of this notification will not be accepted.

Age Limit: (01.07.2018)

Sl. No. Category of Applicants Minimum Age (should havecompleted) Maximum Age (should not havecompleted)
1 Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes and Destitute Widows of all categories 25 Years * 40 years
Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, and Backward Classes(Other than Muslim) *37 years
2 “Others” [ i.e Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs (Other than Muslim) and Destitute Widows of all categories] 35 years


* i. No maximum age limit for applicants belonging to SCs / SC (A)s ,STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs (Other than Muslim) and Destitute Widows of all categories who possess a General Educational Qualification which is higher than the Minimum General Educational Qualification (i.e. who have passed P.U.C / H.S.C / Diploma /Degree).

  1. Applicants not belonging to SCs/ SC (Arunthathiyars), STs, MBC/DCs,BCs(Other than Muslim) i.e. “Others” who have put in five years of service in the State / Central Government are not eligible to apply even though they are within the age limit.

iii. Paragraph 5 of the “Instructions to Applicants” will apply to this recruitment only for maximum age limit. The age concession announced in Paragraph 14 of the “Instructions to Applicants” will apply for the maximum age limit.

Age Concession

(i) Age Concession for Differently Abled Persons having Minimum General Educational Qualification: Differently Abled Persons are eligible for age concession upto 10 years over and above the maximum age limit prescribed above.

(ii) Age Concession for Ex-servicemen having Minimum General Educational Qualification:

(a) The maximum age limit is 53 years for applicants belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs andBCs (Other than Muslims).

(b) The maximum age limit is 48 years for “others” (i.e) applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs and BCs (Other than Muslims).

(c) The above mentioned age concession will not apply to Ex-Servicemen applicants those who have already been recruited to any class or service or category

Salary Details:

SI No Name of Post Pay scale
1. Executive Officer Grade IV Level -8 Rs.19500 – 62000/-

TNPSC Executive Officer Grade IV Selection Procedure:

TNPSC may follow the following process to select the candidates.

1. Written Exam
2. Interview
Exam Center List: Click Here
Syllabus & Exam Pattern: Click Here
Previous Years Question Papers: Click Here
Category Concession Condition
(i) Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) and Scheduled Tribes Full Exemption
(ii) Differently Abled Persons, Destitute Widow of all communities Full Exemption (i) For Differently Abled Persons, the disability should be not less than 40%.

(ii) For DWs, the DW certificate should have been obtained from the RDO / Sub Collector / Assistant Collector

(iii) Most Backward Class / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes (Other than Muslim), Backward Class (Muslim) Those who have not availed three free chances so far in the previous recruitments may avail exemption from payment of examination fee Should not have availed three free chances in the previous recruitments.
(iv) Ex-Servicemen Those who have not availed two free chances so far in the previous recruitments may avail exemption from payment of examination fee. (i) Should not have availed two free chances in the previous recruitments. (ii) Fee concession will not apply to those who have already been recruited to any class or service or category


(i) The three / two free chances referred to above are not for EACH POST but for ANY THREE / TWO APPLICATIONS ONLY. The claim for exemption from payment of examination fee made in any application which has been rejected / admitted or withdrawn will be counted as free chance availed.

(ii) Failure to pay the prescribed examination fee along with the application in-time, will be liable for rejection of application.

(iii) The number of free chances availed by the applicant means, the total number of free chances hitherto availed by the applicant in his/her earlier applications submitted to the Commission for any post/recruitment.

(iv) If, the examination fee concession claimed in the application is found to exceed the admissible limits as announced above, the application will be rejected at any stage of selection. The Number of free chances availed by the applicants will be counted from all previous applications submitted through One Time Registration and / or submitted directly without One Time Registration.

Application Fee/Exam Fee: 

a) Registration Fee:

For One Time Registration (Revised with effect from 01.03.2017 vide G.O.(Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 01.03.2017).

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

b) Examination Fee


The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting theonline application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the fee concession noted below :-


How to apply TNPSC Executive Officer Grade IV Vacancy? 

Candidates satisfying the above eligibility conditions Use Following Procedure Given Below to Apply Online:

Step 1: Log on to TNPSC Careers Page at official website to

Step 2: Eligible candidates are advised to open Notification

Step 3: Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility

Step 4: Click on “Click here for New Registration”, if you are a new user.

Step 5: Fill your Academic Qualification & Other Related Information as per the instructions

Step 6: Ensure the information provided is correct

Step 7: Complete the Registration & Click on “Submit” & Make Payments

Step 8: Take a print out of online application for future use.

Important Dates to Remember: 

Important Dates
Starting Date for Submission of Application 02.11.2018
Last date for Submission of Application 03.12.2018
Last Date for Payment of Application Fees 05.12.2018
Date and Time of Written Examination
Paper – I 17.02.2019 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M
Paper – II 17.02.2019 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M.

TNPSC Important Links:

Question Papers, Syllabus & Exam Pattern:  

TNPSC Syllabus & Exam Pattern Click Here
TNPSC Previous Years Question Papers Click Here

Online Application & Official Notification Links:

TNPSC Official Website Career Page Click Here
TNPSC Official Notification PDF Click Here
TNPSC Online Application Form Click Here