TNPSC Assistant Geologist Recruitment 2019 – 15 Posts

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released TNPSC Assistant Geologist Recruitment 2019 notification in the Tamil Nadu Geology and Mining Subordinate Service & Tamil Nadu Engineering
Subordinate Service. Interested and eligible candidates can check the details given below and apply online based on the eligibility criteria on or before 11th March 2019.

Name of the Post: Assistant Geologist & Assistant Geochemist

Post Date: 12-02-2019

No. of Vacancies: 15

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Important dates to Remember:

Starting Date for submission of Application


Last Date for submission of Application


Last Date for  payment of Fee through SBI or Indian Bank


Date of Examination


Vacancy details of TNPSC Assistant Geologist Recruitment:

Sl.No.Name of PostNo of Posts
1Assistant Geologist10
2Assistant Geochemist5

Pay Scale:

Rs.37,700 – 1,19,500/- (Level 20)

Age limit (as on 01.07.2019):

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 30 years

Age Relaxation:

  • No maximum age limit for SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes.
  • 40 years for Differently Abled Persons
  • 48 years for Ex-Servicemen.
  • Maximum Age limit shall be applicable up to 58 years only.

Educational Qualification and Experience (as on 28.01.2019):

Assistant Geologist

  • Must possess M.Sc Degree in Geology of any recognised University or Institution.

Assistant Geochemist

  • A Master’s Degree in Geology (OR)
  • Applied Geology (OR)
  • Master of Science (Technology) in Hydrogeology with Geochemistry/Chemistry as one of the subjects in degree level or in the Post Graduate level of any University.


  • Applicants selected will be required to produce a certificate of physical fitness in the form prescribed before appointment.
  • Applicants should possess knowledge in Tamil.

Selection Process:

  • Objective Test
  • Interview / Oral test

Scheme of Exam:


SubjectNo of QnsDuration

Max Marks


Geology2003 hours300
IIGeneral Studies1002 hours


Interview & Records



Note: The Minimum Qualifying Marks for selection for is 171 marks forSCs,SC(A)s,STs, MBCs/DCs,BCs and BCMs/ 228 marks for Others.

Center for Examination: Chennai, Madurai, Coimbatore.

Application Fees:

Registration FeeRs.150/-
Examination FeeRs.150/-

Fee Concession:

SC/ ST/ PWD/ WidowNo Fee
MBC/ DC/ BCNo Fee (3 free chances)
EXSNo Fee (2 free chances)
One-Time Registration Fee of Rs.150/- valid for 5 years for all

How to Apply for TNPSC Assistant Geologist Recruitment:

  1. Applicants can apply online mode from the Commission‟s Websites
  2. Applicant should register themselves through the One-Time Registration by paying Rs.150/- as Registration fee.
  3. The applicants should upload scanned image of their photograph and signature in the One time Registration Form.
  4. Applicant shall click “Apply” against the Notification in the Commission’s Website and use the same USER ID and PASSWORD given for ONE-TIME REGISTRATION.

Important Links:

To ApplyClick here
For Official NotificationClick here
For Official WebsiteClick here

About TNPSC:

Articles 316 to 319 deal with the structure of State Public Service Commissions.  Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission is headed by the Chairman and Comprises of fourteen other members, all appointed by the Governor of Tamil Nadu, in accordance with the above provisions of the Constitution of India.

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