TNPSC Recruitment 2019: Apply online for 42 Assistant Tourist Officer Posts

TNPSC Recruitment 2019: Apply online for 42 Assistant Tourist Officer Posts

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has invited applications through online mode for the Direct Recruitment to the post of Assistant Tourist Officer, Grade-II on its official website, Interested and eligible candidates can apply through online from the official website, on or before 20 Aug 2019.

It is mandatory for the applicants to register their basic particulars through One Time online Registration system on payment of Rs.150/- (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only) towards registration fee and then should apply online for this recruitment. (The One-Time Registration will be valid for 5 years from the date of registration. Thereafter, the registration should be renewed by paying the prescribed fee.)

Click here to read / download the official notification of TNPSC Assistant Tourist Officer Recruitment 2019

Click here to apply online for TNPSC Assistant Tourist Officer Recruitment 2019

TNPSC Recruitment 2019 – Vacancy Details:

Assistant Tourist Officer Grade-II – 42 Posts

TNPSC Recruitment 2019 – Important Dates:

Date of Notification – 22.07.2019

Last date for submission of online application – 20.08.2019

Last date for payment of Examination Fee through Bank (State Bank of India or HDFC Bank) – 22.08.2019

Date and Time of Written Examination

Paper – I (Travel and Tourism) – 29.09.2019 – 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M

Paper – II (General Studies) – 29.09.2019 – 2.30 P.M. to 4.30 P.M

Application Fees:

a) Registration FeeFor 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).


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

b) Examination FeeNote:

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

Note: Examination fee Rs.100/- (Rupees One Hundred only) is payable online through Net banking / Credit card / Debit card or it can be paid offline at SBI / HDFC Bank within 2 days from the date of submission of online application, by choosing the option in the online application.


Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Recruitment 2019:

Educational Qualification:

Applicants should possess the following qualification awarded by any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission on the date of notification.

(i) Degree in Travel and Tourism;


Any Degree with Diploma in Tourism;


(ii) Must have undergone Certificate Course in Computer on Office Automation offered by the Department of Technical Education, Government of Tamil Nadu or any equivalent courses offered by any institution recognized by Department of Electronics and Information Technology of Government of India – All India Diploma programs or any higher level program in which office automation is a subject like DOEACC – ‘O’ level, ‘A’ level, etc…”


(iii) Proficiency in English and Tamil:

Should have studied Tamil and English as one of the Subject in Degree Course.

Age Limit:

SI No Category of Applicants Minimum Age (should have completed) Maximum Age (should not have completed)
1. Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Castes (Arunthathiyar), Scheduled Tribes, Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes, Backward Classes (Muslim) and Destitute Widows of all Categories 18 Years No Age Limit
2. “Others” [ i.e Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and DWs of all Categories] 30 years


Selection Procedure:

Based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the Main Written Examination, the tentative list of eligible candidates will be announced in the Commission’s website for uploading all the certificates in support of their claim for certificate verification. After verification, the eligible candidates will be summoned for counselling to allot the post in the order of rank and category to which they are eligible as per the vacancy position.

How to apply for TNPSC Assistant Tourist Officer Recruitment 2019?

1) Applicants should apply only through online mode in the Commission’s Websites

2) One Time Registration (OTR) and applicant Dashboard are mandatory before applying for any post. Applicant should register only once in the One Time Registration by paying Rs.150/- as Registration fee. Successfully registered One Time Registration is valid for 5 years from the date of Registration. All the applications should be submitted using the One Time Registration ID and password registered by the applicant.

3) To apply under One Time Registration, the applicants should have scanned image of their photograph, certificate wherever insisted and signature in CD/DVD/Pen Drive to upload the photo, certificate and signature.

4) Applicants who have already registered in One Time Registration on or before 29.09.2015 shall use their existing user ID and Password to create applicants Dashboard in the new One Time Registration system. No applicant is permitted to create more than one registration ID in One Time Registration.

5) Applicant should enter the Unique ID and password to view the already available information and update them.

6) One Time Registration is not an application for any post. It is just a collection of information from the applicants and giving a separate dashboard to each applicant to facilitate them to maintain their own profile. Applicants who wish to apply for any post shall click “Apply” against the post Notified in the Commission’s Website using the same USER ID and PASSWORD given for ONE TIME REGISTRATION.

7) Applicants are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature.

8) Online application uploaded without the photograph, specified documents and signature will be rejected.

9) All the particulars mentioned in the online application including Name of the Applicant, Educational qualifications, Communal Category, Date of Birth, Gender, Address, Email ID, Centre of Examination, Government employee, etc., will be considered as final and no Modifications will be allowed after the submission of online application. Once an application is submitted no further request for change of details will be entertained.

10) Print Option:- a) After submitting the application, applicants can print / save their application in PDF format.

b) On entering user ID and password, applicants can download their application and print, if required.

c) Need not send the printout of the online application or any other supporting documents to the Commission. The application and certificates will be verified only when the applicants come up for next stage of selection.

d) One Time Registration will not be considered as an application for any post.

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