TNPSC Recruitment 2019: 64 Scientific Officer Vacancies

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has issued notifications for recruiting eligible candidates to the posts of Junior Scientific Officer in forensic sciences department. Please find detailed information regarding the vacancies below.

Important Dates

Last date to apply: 22.07.2019

Last date for payment of Examination Fee through Bank (State Bank of India or HDFC Bank): 24.07.2019

Date of written examination: 24.08.2019

About Vacancies

Name of Service: Tamil Nadu Forensic Science Subordinate Service

Name of Post: Junior Scientific Officer in Forensic Sciences Department

Split up of vacancies:

Chemistry: 40

Biology: 14

Physics: 06

Physics and Chemistry: 04

How to Apply

Eligible candidates must ensure that they possess the necessary qualifications and fulfil all the required criteria before applying for the posts.

Interested candidates need to apply online by visiting the Official Website. No other mode of application submission would be accepted.

Candidates should have valid a personal E-mail ID and a mobile number. It should be kept active till the recruitment process is fully complete.

Details once submitted in the online application form will be final and any request for any change including change in correspondence address/email address/mobile number/category shall not be entertained. Candidates are, therefore, advised to carefully fill up their online application.

Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility.

Essential Qualification

M.Sc., (Forensic Science) Degree and a Degree in the Subject, for the Group, as shown in the Explanation below to which he is appointed.


M.Sc., Degree in the Subject for the Group as shown in the Explanation below to which he is appointed. Provided that other things being equal, preference shall be given to a person who holds a degree in M.Sc., (Forensic Science)

Selection Procedure

Selection of candidates for all the posts would be made on the basis of the performance of the eligible candidates in the following:

  • Written Examination
  • Oral Test


Maximum: 30 years

Cut Off Date: 01.07.2019

No maximum age limit for SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes.


Registration Fee: Rs 150

Examination Fee: Rs 150

Other Information

Pay Scale

Rs.36,900-1,16,600/- (Level 18)

Official Link

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