TNPSC Group 8 Exam Details 2013
TNSPC Group 8 Applications are invited only through online mode upto 16.08.2013 from candidates professing Hindu Religion only for direct recruitment against the vacancies for the years 2013-2014 in the following post included in Group VIII Service :
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Name of the Post and Post Code
Name of the Service and Code No.
No. of Vacancies in TNPSC Group 8 2013
TNPSC Group VIII Pay Scale 2013
|Executive Officer Grade - IV ( Post Code : 1655 )||Tamil Nadu Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Subordinate Service. ( Code No. 009 )||23||5200 - 20,200 + 2000/- Grade Pay ( PM ) ( PB 1 )|
Important Dates for TNPSC Group 8 Exam 2013 :
|A||Date of TNPSC Group 8 Notification 2013||19.07.2013||-|
|B||Last date for submission of Tamil Nadu PSC Group 8 Exam Applications||16.08.2013||-|
|C||Last date for payment of Fee through Bank or Post Office||20.08.2013||-|
|D||Date of TNPSC Group VIII Written Examination 2013||Paper - I||26.10.2013||10.00 am to 1.00 pm|
|Paper - II||2.30 pm to 5.30pm|
Qualifications for TNPSC Group VIII Exam 2013 :
(A) Age Limit for TNPSC Group 8 Exam 2013 (as on 1.07.2013) :
|SI.No.||Category of Candidates||Minimum Age (should have completed)||Maximum Age (should not have completed)|
|1.||Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes and Destitute Widows of all castes||25 Years||40 Years|
|2.||Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, and Backward Classes||37 Years|
|3.||“Others’ [ i.e Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, and BCs ]||35 Years|
(i) No maximum age limit for candidates belonging to SCs / SC (A)s ,STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and Destitute Widows of all castes 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).
(ii) “Others” [ i.e Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, and BCs ] who have put in 5 years of service in the State / Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit.
(iii) The Technical and Non-Technical Staff of TANSI who have faced retrenchment and have not been absorbed in the Government Corporations / Undertakings may also apply (Evidence to be produced), if they are otherwise qualified except age. The relevant age rule will be relaxed by the Government in their favour if they come up for selection. (Paragraph 4 of the Instructions to the candidates will not apply to this recruitment. The age concession announced in paragraph 14 of the Commission’s ‘Instructions to the candidates’ will apply for the tnpsc group 8 maximum age limit only)
(B)(a) Educational Qualification for TNPSC Group 8 Exam 2013 :
Candidates should possess the following or its tnpsc group 8 exam equivalent qualification on the date of this Notification, viz. 19.07.2013.
Minimum General Educational Qualification OR
The title of “Tamil Pulavar” recognized by the University Grants Commission for the purpose of its Grant.
Provided that, other things being equal, preference shall be given to employees of Religious Institutions (other than Government Servants) 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) OR
(ii) A pass in the SSLC Examination of this State. (10 years course of study)
(b) Knowledge of Tamil :
Candidates should posses adequate knowledge of Tamil on the date of TNPSC Group 8 Notification 2013 (for detail refer para 10 of Commission’s Instructions to candidates)
General Information for TNPSC Group 8 Exam 2013 :
A. The Rule of reservation of appointments applies to this post. Distribution of TNPSC Executive Officer Vacancies 2013 will be announced later as per the rule in force.
B. In G.O.Ms.No.145, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (S) Department, dated 30.09.2010, the Government have issued orders to fill up 20% of all TNPSC Group 8 Vacancies 2013 in Direct Recruitment on preferential basis to persons studied the prescribed qualification in Tamil Medium. The 20% reservation of vacancies on preferential allotment to Persons Studied in Tamil Medium (PSTM) will apply for this tnpsc group 8 recruitment 2013.
C. The number of tnpsc group 8 vacancies advertised is only approximate and is liable for modification with reference to vacancy position at any time before finalisation of selection.
D. If no qualified and suitable women candidates are available for selection against the tnpsc executive officer vacancies reserved for them, those vacancies will be filled by male candidates belonging to the respective communal categories.
E. Only persons Professing the Hindu Religion as required by Section 10 of the Tamil Nadu Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Act 1959 (Tamil Nadu Act 22 of 1959) are eligible to apply.
F. Certificate of Physical Fitness :
Candidates selected for appointment to the post will be required to produce a certificate of physical fitness in the form prescribed below :
Name of the Post
Standard of Vision Prescribed
Form of Certificate of Physical Fitness
|Executive Officer, Grade - IV||Standard - III||Executive Posts|
Candidates with defective vision should produce eye fitness certificate from a qualified eye specialist.
G. The Differently Abled persons should produce a certificate of physical fitness from the Medical Board to the effect that his / her handicap will not render him / her incapable of efficiently discharging the duties attached to the post to which he / she has been selected, before appointment. Among the three categories of Differently Abled persons, Deaf and Orthopaedically Challenged persons alone are eligible for the 3% reservation of vacancies intended for DA persons, for this post.
H. Reservation to “Destitute Widows” and “Ex-Servicemen” will apply for this tnpsc group viii recruitment 2013.
I. If no qualified and suitable Ex-Servicemen candidates belonging to a particular category are available for selection against the tamilnadu psc group viii vacancies reserved for them, those vacancies shall be filled by other than the Ex-Servicemen candidate belonging to the respective Communal category.
J. Evenafter filling up of the posts reserved for SC Arunthathiyar’s on preferential basis, if more number of qualified Arunthathiyar’s are available, they shall be entitled to compete with the Scheduled Castes other than Arunthathiyar’s in the inter-se merit among them and if any posts reserved for Arunthathiyar’s remain unfilled for want of adequate number of qualified candidates, it shall be filled up by Scheduled Castes other than Arunthathiyar’s.
K. Candidates selected for appointment to the post should be prepared to serve compulsorily in Hill Stations in Tamil Nadu. If they refuse or resort to dilatory tactics to serve in Hill Stations they will loose their appointments. The candidates should furnish a declaration in the format given below at the time of certificate verification. “If selected I assure that I will not refuse or delay to serve in Hill Stations. I am aware that I will lose my appointment if I refuse or delay to serve in Hill Stations”.
L. Any claim relating to the selection (not related to candidature or / and claims made in the tnpsc group 8 application) should be received within 30 days from the date of announcement of results. Any claim received thereafter will receive no attention.
M. Any wrong claim relating to category of reservation / age / educational qualification will be liable for rejection.