TNPSC Recruitment 2022 | Apply for DEO (11 posts)


Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Recruitment has issued a job announcement for the District Educational Officer posts in Tamilnadu. Society invites online applications from eligible candidates for District Educational Officer recruitment in the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. Candidates’ educational qualification for the post mentioned above is a Master’s Degree. Candidates can apply online after reading the detailed information that has been mentioned in the notification. Kindly get free job alerts from our website. 

TNPSC Recruitment 2022

Candidates visit the official website After applying, the candidates are selected on a merit basis and the same should be informed to the selected candidates through email. The shortlisted candidates should be prepared strictly. Based on the vacancy notified in the official notification to be filled by candidates with equal educational qualifications. Candidates who do not fulfill the eligibility conditions for their application shall not be accepted. No other mode of application will be accepted.

Highlights of TNPSC Recruitment 2022

Organization NameTamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Post NameDistrict Educational Officer
Job LocationTamil Nadu
Apply ModeOnline
Starting Date14/12/2022
Last Date13/01/2023
Official Website

TNPSC Recruitment 2022 Vacancy Details

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission invited online applications from eligible and willing candidates for the post, District Educational Officer. Eligible and wished candidates can read the information carefully. Candidates can check the vacancy details below. Consequently, the number of vacancies for each vacancy has been updated below. Before applying, the applicant should gather as much information as possible.

S.NoPost NameVacancy
1District Educational Officer (Post Code No. 2062)11

Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Recruitment, 2022

Educational Qualification

Candidates who are interested to apply can clearly see the eligibility criteria below. One of the important things to know before applying for the post is the educational qualification. 

S.NoName of the PostQualification
1District Educational Officer 1. A Master’s Degree from any University recognized by the University Grants Commission in the State or a Degree of equivalent standard in any one of the following subjects with not less than 50% of Marks in the Master’s Degree Examination in any one of the following subjects:- Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Economics, Geography, History, Commerce, Tamil and English (Provided that a candidate possessing a Degree of M.A or M.Sc. or an equivalent degree awarded under the grading system shall not be considered eligible for appointment unless he has obtained the said degree with “O” or “A” or “B” Grade.) AND 

2. B.T. or B.Ed. Degree of any recognized university in the State or a degree of equivalent standard. AND 

3. Must have studied Tamil under Part-I or Part-II of the Intermediate Or PreUniversity course Or Higher Secondary Course. 

Note: 1

The educational qualification prescribed for the posts should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the following order of studies: 10th + HSC or its equivalent + Bachelor’s Degree + P.G Degree as required under Section 25 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016. The results of the examination should have been declared on or before the date of notification. 


Age Limit

S.NoCategoryAge Limit
1SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs, and Destitute Widows of all categories.No Age Limit
2‘Others’ [i.e. candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs]32 years

Age Concession

(i) For Persons with Benchmark Disability: Persons with Benchmark Disability are eligible for age concession upto 10 years over and above the maximum age limit prescribed above. (Section 64 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016 and as per Para 5D of “Instructions to Applicants”) 

(ii) For Ex-Servicemen: 

  1. a) The maximum age limit is 50 years for “Others” (i.e.) applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs. [Section 63 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016 and as per G.O (Ms) No.91, Human Resources Management (S) Department, dated 13.09.2021]. 
  2. b) The above-mentioned age concession will not apply to the Ex-servicemen applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service or category. [Section 3(j) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016]

Salary details

S.NoPost NameSalary details
1District Educational Officer Rs. 56900 to 209200 (Level 23) Revised Scale

Selection Procedure

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Oral Test (Interview and Counselling)

Apply Mode

  • Online

Application Fee

S.NoFeeFee Details
1Registration Fee 

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


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

Rs. 150/-
2Preliminary Examination Fee 

The Preliminary Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment unless exemption of fee is claimed. 

Rs. 100/-
3Main Written Examination Fee

 The candidates who have not claimed fee exemption and paid the fee of Rs. 100/- towards the Preliminary Examination of this recruitment, have to pay the Main Written Examination fee of Rs. 200/- if they are shortlisted for the Main Written Examination based on the results of Preliminary Examination and on receipt of such intimation from Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. 

Rs. 200/-


(i) Linking the Aadhaar number with One Time Registration (OTR) is mandatory for applicants.

(ii) Time Registration is valid for five years from the date of registration. After the completion of five years, the applicant must renew the Time Registration by paying the fee prescribed. The Time Registration is different from the application for the examination. An applicant should make an online application separately for each and every examination for which he intends to appear.

How to apply for TNPSC Recruitment 2022?

  • Candidates can visit the official website to get detailed information about the recruitment process.
  • Only the Online mode of application will be accepted and no other mode of application will be rejected.
  • Candidates should register their details at the official website with the Registration Number and all supporting documents. (should carry for apprenticeship mela at above-mentioned mela center)
  • Candidates need to apply for One-time registration (OTR), for that applicant must have a scanned image of the photograph, certificate specified, signature, etc.
  • Candidates should select the name of the post for which the applicant wishes to apply.
  • Candidates must have a valid personal active email id all the information related to the recruitment process will be sent to their registered email id throughout the process. 
  • Applicants must provide a valid mobile number for all information that will be sent to that number via SMS.
  • Candidates have to fill in all details including category, be correct in the online application and submit it only after ensuring that all details/particulars are correctly reflected in it. No change requested online application form will be entertained after submission.
  • Candidates should take printouts of the application form after completing the process of application for further reference.

Dates to Remember

Starting Date14/12/2022
Last Date13/01/2023

Official Website: Click here

Official Notification: Click Here


TNPSC Recruitment FAQs

  1. Who can apply for TNPSC Recruitment 2022?

Candidates should possess a Post Graduate from any of the recognized universities or institutions that can apply for this recruitment.

  1. What is the mode of application for TNPSC Recruitment 2022?

The mode of application is online.

  1. When is the last date to apply for TNPSC Recruitment 2022?

13.01.2023 is the last date.



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