Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission exam is the name of the exam through which recruitments to government jobs in Tamil Nadu are made. The syllabus of this exam is according to the degree and qualification of the candidate. Some of the papers are also specific to the posts to which recruitments are made.
The Syllabus for TNPSC includes the subjects General Knowledge, General Tamil, General English, subjects from Post Graduate Degree Standard, Degree Standard, Diploma Standard, Certificate Course, Intermediate Standard, HSC Standard and SSLC Standard.
AS MANDATED BY THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA, THE TAMIL NADU PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION CONSISTENTLY AIMS AT CREATING AND NURTURING A PUBLIC SERVICE WHICH IS INDEPENDENT, IMPARTIAL, ETHICAL, EFFECTIVE AND BEING CAPABLE AND ENOUGH TO MEET THE NEW CHALLENGES FACED BY THE GOVERNMENT AND RESPONSIVE TO THE GROWING EXPECTATIONS OF THE PUBLIC AT LARGE AND MARGINALIZED SECTIONS IN PARTICULAR.
TNPSC’S MISSION IS TO
- ENSURE A FREE, FAIR AND TRANSPARENT RECRUITMENT PROCESS FOR THE STATE CIVIL SERVICES, BY LEVERAGING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS.
- CONSTANTLY UPDATE ITS RECRUITMENT METHODOLOGY
- SUITABLY ADVICE THE GOVERNMENT ON ALL THE MATTERS RELATING TO THE SERVICE CONDITIONS OF THE PUBLIC SERVANTS.
- SAFEGUARD THE INTEREST AND INTEGRITY OF PUBLIC SERVANTS.
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.
The current composition of the Commission is as follows:
|Dr.K.Arulmozhi,I.A.S (R)||Hon’ble Chairman||044-25300556|
The Commission meets at frequent intervals and hands down necessary rules, policies, guidelines and decisions on various issues arising from time to time. The Secretary to the Commission holds responsibility of ensuring implementation of its’ various decisions, besides handling day-to-day administration, departmental promotion committees, oral tests for recruitment, etc. The Controller of Exams is responsible for notifying and conducting recruitment and departmental examinations and currently, the above posts are manned by:
|Thiru. M.Vijayakumar, I.A.S.,||Secretary||044-25300451|
|Tmt V.Shobhana, I.A.S.,||Controller of Examinations||044-25300351|
Departments of TNPSC are headed by Joint Secretary, Deputy Secretaries and Under Secretaries consisting of sections headed by Section Officers and other subordinate staff.