TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023

Tamilnadu Public Service Commission has released the TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023. By this TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 posts of Assistant Jailor (Men) and Assistant Jailor (Women) will be filled. Candidates who are willing to apply for this job are advised to read TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 carefully.


Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has released TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 for inviting applications from eligible candidates for posts of Assistant Jailor Men & Women. Interested candidates may apply Online only through the official website or link given in end of this section.

Vacancy details for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 is given below :


Name of the Post and Department Name of the Service No. of vacancies
1 Assistant Jailor (Men) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department (Post Code No: 2280) Tamil Nadu Jail Subordinate Service (Service Code : 046) 54
2 Assistant Jailor (Women) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department (Post Code No: 3257) 5


Distribution of vacancies under TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023

For the post of Assistant Jailor (Men):

Category Posts
GT(G) 12
GT(G) (PSTM) 3
GT(Ex-Ser) 1
BC(OBCM)(G) 12
BC(M) (G) 2
MBC/DC (Ex-Ser) 1
SC (G) 7
SC (G) (PSTM) 1
SC(A)(G) 2
ST (G) 1


For the post of Assistant Jailor (Women):

Category Posts
GT(W) 1
BC(OBCM) (W) 1
BC(M)(G) 1
SC (G) 1


Abbreviation: GT – General Turn, BC (OBCM) – Backward Classes (Other than Backward Classes), BC(M) – Backward Classes (Muslims), MBC/DC – Most Backward Class / Denotified Community, SC – Scheduled Caste, SC(A) – Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyar), ST– Scheduled Tribes, W-Women, PSTM–Persons Studied in Tamil Medium, Ex-Ser – Ex-Serviceman.

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Quick Info for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023

Posts NameAssistant Jailor (Men) and Assistant Jailor (Women)
Form Filling Online
Total Posts 59
Salary 35400
Department Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Age requirements

Age limit as on :01/07/2023
Min Age :18
Max Age :32

Eligibility Criteria

Education qualification criteria for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023

The educational qualification prescribed for these posts should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the order of studies 10th + HSC or its equivalent + Bachelors Degree Course.


Physical qualification for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023

The applicants must satisfy the Medical Board in Tamil Nadu as to the physical fitness and capacity for active outdoor work.


Certificate of physical measurement for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023

Height Not less than below reading :

For all Communities (Except SCs,
and STs)
For SCs, SC(A)s
and STs
Men 168 cms 160
Women 159 cms 157


For full Certificate of physical measurement, refer TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023.


Certificate of physical fitness for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023


Standard of Vision Form of Certificate of Physical Fitness
Standard I
Right Eye – i.e., Distant vision v- 6/6 (without glasses).
Left Eye – v- 6/6 (without glasses) Near vision 0.5 (sn) (Each Eye)
Form prescribed for Executive post.


Applicants should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil on the date of this TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023.

Selection Process

Selection will be based on the following:

Computer Based Test, Written Test

Selection under TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 will be made in single stage. The selection will be made on the basis of the total marks obtained by the applicants at the written examination, subject to the rule of reservation of appointments. The applicant who has not appeared for any of the Papers in the written examination will not be considered for selection, even if he/she secures the minimum qualifying marks for selection

Exam Pattern for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023
Subject Duration Maximum Marks
Paper-I: (Objective Type) – 200 Questions.[Consists of the following Units(Degree Standard)]
1. Constitution and Human Rights
2. Administration of Union and States with special reference to Tamil Nadu
3. Socio – Economic issues in India / Tamil Nadu
4. Current issues at National Level
5. Current issues at State Level
3 hours 300
PAPER II: Objective Type – 200 Questions.
Part-A:100 questions/150 marks
Tamil Eligibility cum Scoring Test (SSLC standard)
3 hours 150
*Minimum qualifying marks : 60 marks (i.e., 40% of 150)] in Part A of
Paper II
Part-B: General Studies(Code No.003)-100 questions/150 marks
General Studies
(Degree standard) -75 questions and
Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (SSLC standard) -25 questions
Total 600


Exam Centers for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023
Sl. No. Name of the
1 Chennai 101
2 Coimbatore 201
3 Chidambaram 303
4 Kancheepuram 701
5 Nagarcoil 801
6 Madurai 1001
7 Uthagamandalam 1301
8 Pudukkottai 1501
9 Ramanathapuram 1601
10 Salem 1701
11 Karaikudi 1805
12 Thanjavur 1901
13 Tiruchirapali 2501
14 Tirunelveli 2601
15 Vellore 2701

Application Fee

SC / ST : 100

All Others : 100

Payment Modes :

Online, Net Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card, UPI

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Important Dates

Start date for apply : 12/04/2023
Last date to apply : 11/05/2023
Last date for payment : 11/05/2023

How to apply

Registration and Exam Fee for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023


A Registration Fee

For One Time Registration Fee [G.O. (Ms) No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department, dated 01.03.2017]


Applicants who have already registered in One-Time online Registration system and within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.




B Examination Fee:- Note:

The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online

application for this recruitment, if they are not eligible for the fee concession noted below.





How to apply for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 ?


Applicants should apply only through online mode in the Commission’s websites or

One Time Registration” using Aadhaar is 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.

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.

No applicant is permitted to create more than one registration ID under One Time Registration System.

Applicants should enter the Unique ID and Password to view the already available information and update them.

One Time Registration is not an application for any post. It is just a collection of information from the applicants and provides a separate dashboard to each applicant to facilitate maintenance of 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.

Applicants should select the name of the post for which the applicant wishes to apply.

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Online applications uploaded without the photograph, details of specified documents and signature will be rejected after due process.

All the particulars mentioned in the online application will be considered as final and no modifications will be allowed after the last date for submission of the online application. Once an application is submitted, further request for change of details will be entertained upto the last date of online application. Similarly, the applicants shall be permitted to edit the details in the online application till the last date stipulated for submission of online application. Hence, the applicants are instructed to fill the online application with utmost care and caution.

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

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

Applicants need not send the printout of the online application or any other supporting documents to the Commission.

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