TN TRB Recruitment 2019: Apply online for 1060 Lecturer Posts

TN TRB Recruitment 2019: Apply online for 1060 Lecturer Posts in Government Polytechnic Colleges and Special Institutions (Engineering/Non Engineering) in Tamil Nadu Educational Service

Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board (TN TRB) has invited fresh online applications for direct recruitment from eligible candidates for filling 1060 vacancies of Lecturers in Government Polytechnic Colleges and Special Institutions (Engineering/Non Engineering) in Tamil Nadu Educational Service for the year 2017-2018. The fresh notification has been issued after the Judgement of Supreme Court made in the SLP (C) Nos.14206-14217 of 2019 dated August 8, 2019. Interested and eligible candidates can apply to the posts through the prescribed format in online mode through the official website,

Click here to read/download the official notification of TN TRB Lecturer Recruitment 2019

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TN TRB Lecturer Recruitment 2019 – Vacancy Details:

Total Vacancies: 1060

SI No Name of the Post & Scale of Pay Service Post Code Total Vacancies
1. Lecturers in Government Polytechnic Colleges and Special Institutions (Engineering / Non Engineering) Rs.56100 – 177500 ( Level 22 ) Tamil Nadu Educational Service 19PT 1060


Subject wise Vacancies:

SI No SUBJECT Short fall Vacancies in ST Category Current Vacancies TOTAL
1. Civil Engineering 112 112
2. Mechanical Engineering 219 219
3. Electrical and Electronics Engineering 91 91
4. Electronics and Communication Engineering 1 118 119
5. Instrumentation and Control Engineering 3 3
6. Computer Engineering 1 134 135
7. Information Technology 6 6
8. Production Engineering 6 6
9. Textile Technology 3 3
10. Printing Technology 6 6
11. English 88 88
12. Mathematics 88 88
13. Physics 83 83
14. Chemistry 84 84
15. Modern Office Practice 17 17
Total 2 1058 160


Important Dates:

Date of Notification: 27 November 2019

Date of Commencement of Application through online mode: Will be announced shortly

Last Date for Submission of Application through online mode: Will be announced shortly

Date of Computer based Examination and Certificate Verification: Will be announced later

TN TRB Lecturer Recruitment 2019 – Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification:

Lecturer in Engineering subjects : “ A Bachelor’s Degree in the appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology / Architecture* with not less than sixty Percent of marks or equivalent :

Provided that if the candidate has a Master’s Degree in the appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology / Architecture*, the candidate should possess a first class or equivalent in the appropriate branch either at Bachelor’s or Master’s degree level.”

(As per Tamil Nadu Government Gazette Extraordinary No.218 dated July 8, 2017).

*As in the notification table 4 a) Vacancies are not available for Lecturer in Architecture and hence B.Arch., degree holders are not eligible to apply to this recruitment.

Lecturer in non-Engineering subjects: A first class Master’s degree in the appropriate branch of study.


  • Candidates should possess the requisite qualification in relevant subject awarded by an University or Institution recognized by University Grants Commission.
  • As per the G.O.No.242 Higher Education (P1) Department dated 18.12.2012, for engineering subjects, the candidates should qualify 10+2+4 / 10+3+3 or 10+2+4+2 / 10+3+3+2 pattern for engineering subject and 10+2+3+2 / 11+2+3+2 pattern for non – engineering subject.
  • As per G.O. (Ms) No.149 Higher Education (J2) Department, Dated:22/07/2016, Diploma / B.E., degree qualification acquired through Distance Education not equivalent to the qualification acquired through regular stream.

Age Limit:

Candidates should not have completed 57 years as on 01/07/2019 as per G.O. (Ms) No.156 Higher Education (B1) Department Dated: 15/09/2014.

Examination Fee:

a) The Examination fee is Rs.600/- (Rupees Six Hundred only) for all candidates except SC, SCA, ST and Person with Disability. For SC, SCA, ST and Person with Disability Candidates, the examination fee is Rs.300/- (Rupees Three Hundred only). Since the examination fee is different for various categories, candidates are advised to enter the correct Community / Person with Disability category. Once the payment is made, it will not be refunded.

b) Online payment to be made only through Payment Gateway. (Net banking / Credit Card / Debit Card).

c) Offline mode of payment in any form such as Demand Draft / Postal order etc, will not be accepted.

d) The candidate have also to pay the service charges as applicable for online payment.

e) A candidate wish to apply for more than one subject, if equivalence permits, has to apply separately and Examination fee should be paid separately.

How to apply for TN TRB Lecturer Recruitment 2019?

a) Read carefully “How to Apply” section given in the advertisement

b) Candidates should apply only through online mode in the Teachers Recruitment Board website The application process is entirely online. No other mode of application will be accepted.

c) A valid e-mail id and Mobile Number of candidate are mandatory for registration and e mail id should be kept active for any future correspondence.

d) Evidence for claims made by the candidate while applying online shall be uploaded by the candidate at the time of Registration itself. The same will be verified subsequently at the time of Certificate Verification and Interview.

e) All the particulars mentioned in the online application including name of the candidate, post applied for, subject applied for, communal reservation, date of birth, address and all other fields will be considered as final and no modifications will be allowed after the last date specified for applying through online. Since certain fields are mandatory and fixed which cannot be edited, Candidates are requested to fill in the online application form with utmost care and caution, as no correspondence regarding change of particulars will be entertained at any cost.

f) If a candidate is willing to apply for more than one subject (if he/she is otherwise eligible and qualified) separate application form shall be submitted through online mode. Use separate email id and mobile number for each application as these fields are kept as unique identity for individual candidates.

g) The applicants are advised to submit only one application for each subject. However, if due to any unavoidable situation, he/she submits another/multiple applications, then he/she must ensure that application is complete in all respects like applicant’s details, photograph, signature, fee etc. The fee paid against one application shall not be adjusted against any other.

h) Incomplete or defective applications shall be summarily rejected. No representation or correspondence regarding such rejection shall be entertained under any circumstances.

i) The candidates are advised to exercise due diligence at the time of filling the application. In case if duplicate application of a candidate for the same subject is detected, Board will consider only the latest application.

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