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Govt TNPSC Biotech Jobs – Scientific Officer Posts Vacant

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission is recruiting msc biotech/biochem/ genetics/botany and zoology candidates for Jr. Scientific Officer vacancies. Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) jobs for msc biotech/biochem/ genetics/botany and zoology candidates. Interested and eligible candidates can check out all of the details on the same below:

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Name of Job: Junior Scientific Officer in Forensic Sciences Department (Code No.1767)

Name of the Service: Tamil Nadu Forensic Science Subordinate Service (Code No.033)

No. of Vacancies: 64 [2015-19]

Scale of Pay: Rs.36,900-1,16,600/- (Level 18)

The Amount of vacancies is approximate and is liable for modification including reduction With regard to vacancy position at any time before finalization of selection.

It’s Compulsory for the Candidates to Enroll their Fundamental 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 with this recruitment. [The One-Time Registration will be valid for five years from the date of registration. Then, the registration ought to be renewed by paying the prescribed fee.]

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION (According to 21.06.2019)

Applicants must have the following or its equivalent qualification from any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission as on 21.06.2019 i.e. date of the Notification.  (OR) M.Sc., Degree in the Subject for the Group as shown in the Explanation below to which he is appointed. Provided that other things being equal, preference shall be given to the person who holds a degree in M.Sc., (Forensic Science) Explanation: The Group, Division and subjects are given below:-

Educational Qualification

M.Sc., (Forensic Science) Degree along with a Degree in the Subject, for the Group as shown in the Explanation below to which he is appointed.


M.Sc., Degree in the Subject for the Group as shown in the Explanation below to which he is appointed.

Provided that other things being equal, preference shall be given to a person who holds a degree in M.Sc., (Forensic Science)

Explanation: The Group, Division and subjects are given below:

Group: Biology


(i) Anthropology: Zoology / Physical Anthropology

(ii) Biology

Botany / Zoology / Bio-Chemistry / Micro-Biology / Bio-Technology/ Genetics


i. The Post Graduate Degree qualification prescribed for this post should have been obtained  By passing the essential eligibility in the order of studies, viz., SSLC+ HSC or its Equal + UG Degree + PG Degree from the recognized Institutions as necessary under Section 25 of Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016.  (Results of the Examination ought to have been declared before or on the date of the Notification)

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ii. Candidates claiming Equivalence of qualification to the prescribed qualification should Submit evidence for Equivalence of qualification in the form of Government Order issued on Or prior to the date of the Notification, failing which their application will be summarily rejected. The Government Orders issued declaring Equivalence of prescribed qualification Following the date of the Notification won’t be accepted. (Refer also to the Disclaimer annexed To this Notification) [For Additional details regarding Equivalence of Qualification refer para 10 of this “Instructions to Applicants”]



(i) The three / two free chances allowed aren’t for EACH POST but for ANY THREE / TWO APPLICATIONS ONLY. The claim for exemption from payment of examination fee made in almost any application that is rejected/admitted or withdrawn will be counted as a free chance availed.
(ii) Failure to pay the prescribed fee together with the application in-time is going to lead to the rejection of the application.
(iii) The number of free chances availed by the applicant means, the entire number of free chances hitherto availed by the applicant in his/her earlier applications submitted to the Commission for any post/recruitment.
(iv) in the event the Examination fee concession claimed in the application is found to exceed the admissible limits, as mentioned previously, the application will be rejected at any stage of selection. The number of free chances availed by the candidates will be counted from all the previous applications submitted via One Time Registration and/or submitted directly without a Time Registration.

[For additional details regarding Exam Fee concession, refer to para. 12 of the”Instructions to Applicants“]. 


  • Examination fee of Rs.150/- (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only) is payable online via Internet banking / Credit card / Debit card or it may be paid offline at State Bank of India / HDFC Bank within two days from the date of submission of online application, by selecting the option in the online application.
  • Applicants need to register their basic particulars through One-Time Registration that is compulsory on payment of Rs.150/- (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only) towards Registration fee then should use online for this recruitment. The One-Time Registration will be valid for five years from the date of registration. Then, the registration ought to be renewed by paying the prescribed fee. Applicants that have already registered in One-Time Registration system by paying Rs.50/before 01.03.2017 and having validity and those who have registered for One-Time Registration on or after 01.03.2017 by paying Rs.150/towards One-Time Registration are exempted from paying the registration fee for this recruitment.
  • Applicants also have to pay the service charges applicable to the State Bank of India / HDFC Bank.
  • Applicants may avail exemption from paying Exam fees according to eligibility criteria.
  • Offline mode of payment in the form of Demand Draft / Postal Order etc., won’t be accepted and also the applications forwarded with such modes of payment will be summarily rejected.
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[For Additional details refer para 2 (13-23) of”Instructions to Applicants“]

Notice: The fees once paid to the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission won’t be refunded to the applicants under some circumstances.

How to Apply:

(i) Applicants should apply only through online mode in the Commission’s Website,,
(ii) ‘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 5 years from the date of registration. All the applications should be submitted using the OneTime Registration ID and password registered by the applicant.
(iii) To apply under One-Time Registration, applicants should have scanned image of their
photograph, certificate specified, if any and signature in CD/DVD/Pen Drive to upload the
same, as per the specifications are given in the guidelines for scanning and uploading of
photograph and signature.
(iv) 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 applicant Dashboard in the new OneTime Registration system. No applicant is permitted to create more than one registration ID in One-Time Registration.
(v) Applicants should enter the Unique ID and password to view the already available
information and update them.
(vi) 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. An applicant who wishes to apply for any post shall click “Apply” against the post notified in the Commission’s Website and use the same USER ID and PASSWORD is given for ONE-TIME REGISTRATION.
(vii) Applicants should select the name of the post(s) and service to which they wish to apply.
(viii) An online application uploaded without the photograph, specified documents and signature will be rejected.
(ix) 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, Centre of Examination 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 in the online application form with the utmost care and caution as no correspondence regarding change of details will be entertained.
a) After submitting the online application, applicants can print/save their Application in PDF format.
b) On entering user ID and password, applicants can download their application and print the same if required.
c) Candidates 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 candidates come up for Certificate Verification.
(xi) One-Time Registration will not be considered as an application for any post.

Check the PDF below for more info

Important Dates:

Date of Notification21.06.2019
Last date for submission of online application22.07.2019
Last date for payment of Examination Fee through
Bank (State Bank of India or HDFC Bank)
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Date of Written Examination
Paper – I (Subject Paper)
(Degree Standard)
24.08.2019 FN10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M
Paper – II (General Studies)
(Degree Standard)
24.08.2019 AN02.30 P.M. to 04.30 P.M



The Online Application can be submitted up to 22.07.2019 till 11.59 p.m., after which the link will be disabled.

[For detailed information, applicants may refer Commission’s “Instructions to Applicants” in the Commission’s website]

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  1. Whether final year M.Sc Biotechnology pursuing students are eligible for this examination?

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