Are you seeking a Government job after completing a Forensic Science degree? TNPSC is recruiting Junior Scientific Officers in Forensic Department !!

Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) released an official notification for the recruitment of Junior Scientific Officer posts in the Forensic Department. The notification is released on 27.04.2023. Candidates can apply online through the official website Candidates who hold a degree in Forensic Science or any other post-graduation degree can apply for these posts. The last date to apply online is 26.05.2023. This article includes details required for TNPSC JSO Recruitment 2023 such as post name, vacancy details, educational qualifications, age limit, salary details, selection procedure and application process.

Highlights of TNPSC JSO Recruitment 2023

Organization Name Tamilnadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
Job Type Tamilnadu Government Job
Post Name Junior Scientific Officer
Vacancy 31
Job Location Tamilnadu
Apply Mode Online
Start Date 27.04.2023
Last Date 26.05.2023
Official Website

TNPSC JSO Recruitment 2023 Vacancy Details

S.No. Post Name Vacancy
1 Junior Scientific Officer 31

Group-wise Vacancy Details

S.No. Group No. of vacancies
1 Chemistry 20
2 Biology 04
3 Physics 03
4 Physics & Chemistry 

(Division: Computer Forensic Science)

Total 31

Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC JSO Recruitment 2023

Educational Qualification

S.No. Post Name Educational Qualification
1 Junior Scientific Officer
  • Candidates should complete M.Sc in Forensic Science and a degree in the subject relevant to the group
  • Candidates should complete M.Sc degree in their respective subject for the group they are applying

Age Limit (As on 01.07.2023)

S.No. Category Minimum age Maximum age
1 SC / ST / SC(A) / MBC / DC / BC / BCM / Widow 18 No age limit
2 Others 18 32 years

Salary Details

S.No. Post Name Salary
1 Junior Scientific Officer Rs.36,900/- to Rs.1,35,100/-

Application Fee

S.No. Description Application Fee
1 Registration Fee Rs.150/-
2 Examination Fee Rs.150/-

Fee Concession

S.No. Category Fee Concession
1 SC / SC(A) Full Exemption
2 ST
3 MBC / DC Three free chances
4 BC / BCM
5 Ex-SM Two free chances
6 Widow Full Exemption

Exam pattern

  • Paper I (Subject Paper)
  • Paper II
    • Part A – Tamil Eligibility Test
    • General Studies

Selection Procedure

  • Written Examination
  • Oral test in the form of an interview

Examination Centre

  • The examination will be conducted in all 38 districts of Tamilnadu

How to apply for TNPSC JSO recruitment 2023?

  • Candidates can open the official website
  • Click on the career or recruitment menu
  • Click the official notification to download
  • Read the notification carefully before applying
  • Fill in the application form without any errors
  • Finally, submit your application form
  • You can do corrections in the application form from 02.06.2023 to 04.06.2023

Dates to remember

Start date to apply online 27.04.2023
Last date to apply online 26.05.2023
Application correction window period 02.06.2023 to 04.06.2023
Date of Examination Paper – I 23.07.2023 (9.30 am to 12.30 pm)
Date of Examination Paper – II 23.07.2023 (2.30 pm to 5.30 pm)
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TNPSC JSO online application Click here

TNPSC JSO Recruitment 2023 FAQ’s

Candidates who complete M.Sc in Forensic Science or M.Sc in their respective department are eligible to apply

Rs.36,900/- to Rs.1,35,100/- is the salary range

26.05.2023 is the last date to apply

BC / BCM candidates have three free chances.

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