TNPSC Recruitment 2018-19: Apply Online for 20 District Educational Officer Posts

TNPSC Recruitment 2018-19: Apply Online for 20 District Educational Officer Posts

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released recruitment notification to fill 20 District Educational Officer in Tamil Nadu. Applications are invited from eligible candidates only through online mode upto 09.01.2019 for direct recruitment to the post of District Educational Officer in School Education Department included in the Tamil Nadu School Educational Service.

Click here to read / download the official notification of TNPSC District Educational Officer Recruitment 2019

Click here to apply online for TNPSC District Educational Officer Recruitment 2019

TNPSC Recruitment 2019 Details:

Organization Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Starting Date 10.12.2018
Job type TN Govt Jobs
Job Location Tamil Nadu
Vacancies 20
Apply mode Online
Official Website
Last Date 09.01.2019


TNPSC Recruitment 2019 – Vacancy Details:

District Educational Officer – 20 Posts

  • From Open Market – 14 Posts
  • From among Teachers employed in recognised Aided Secondary Schools and Higher Secondary Schools – 4 Posts
  • Carried forward vacancies – 2 posts

The number of vacancies is only approximate and is liable for modification including reduction with reference to vacancy position at any time before finalisation of selection.

Pay Scale: 

Rs.56900 -180500 (Level 23): As per the Tamil Nadu Revised Pay Rules, 2017


One Time Registration Fee – Rs. 150/-

Prelims Examination Fee – Rs. 100/-

Main Exam Fee – Rs. 200/-

Important dates:

Date of notification – 10.12.2018

Last date for submission of application – 09.01.2019

Last date for payment of fee through Bank (State Bank of India or Indian Bank) – 11.01.2019

Written Examination Date – 02.03.2019 (10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M.)

Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Recruitment 2019 for DEO Posts:

Educational Qualification:

  • Master’s Degree of any University recognised by the UGC 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.)
  • 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 Pre University course or Higher Secondary Course
  • Must have studied Tamil under Part-I or Part-II of the Intermediate or Pre-University course or Higher Secondary Course


Only for recruitment to the vacancies which are to be filled from among the Teachers employed in recognised Aided Secondary and Higher Secondary Schools having teaching experience in a recognized School for a total period of not less than 12 years after acquiring the qualifications specified

Age Limit:

Sl. No. Category of Applicants Maximum Age
SCs, SC (A)s, STs, MBCs/ DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes. No age limit
‘Others’ For Open Market – Should not have completed 30 Years
For Teacher employed in recognised Aided Secondary Schools or Higher Secondary Schools – Should not have completed 40 Years


How to apply for TNPSC Recruitment 2019 for DEO Posts?

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

2) “One Time Registration” (OTR) and “Applicant’s 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 five 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 system, applicants should have a scanned image of their photograph, certificates specified, if any, and signature in CD/DVD/Pen Drive to upload the same, as per the specifications given in the guidelines for scanning and uploading of photograph and signature.

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

5) Applicants 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 this recruitment shall click “Apply” against the recruitment notified in the Commission’s website using the same USER ID and PASSWORD given for ONE TIME REGISTRATION.

7) Applicants should select the name of the post (s) and service to which they wish to apply.

8) Online applications 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, post applied, educational qualifications, communal category, date of birth, address, e-mail ID, examination centre etc. will be considered as final and no modifications will be allowed after the last date specified for applying online. Since certain fields are firm and fixed and cannot be edited, applicants are requested to fill the online application form with utmost care and caution as no correspondence regarding change of details will be entertained.


a) After submitting the application, applicants can save / print their application in PDF format.

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

c)Applicants need not send the printout of the online application or any other supporting documents to the Commission. Application and all the required certificates will be verified only when the applicants come up for certificate verification.

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Best wishes – Gconnect

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