TNPSC Engineering Services (CESE) Recruitment 2017

TNPSC Engineering Services (CESE) Recruitment 2017 – Combined Engineering Services Exam

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites online application for the direct recruitment to the posts included in Combined Engineering Services Exam (TNPSC CESE). The recruitment is for filling 147 vacancies in various Engineering services under the Government of Tamil Nadu.

Name of the Post Vacancies
Assistant Director of Industrial Safety and Health 014
Junior Electrical Inspector 003
Assistant Engineer (Agricultural Engineering) 117
Assistant Engineer in Tamil Nadu Fisheries Department 013
Total 147

VIEW ⇒ TNPSC CESE 2017 Official Notification

Age Limit

Upto 30 Years (No Age Limit for SC/SC(A)/ST/MBC/BCM/BC & Destitute Widows of all castes)


In Pay Scale Rs.9300 – 34800 + Grade Pay Rs. 5100


One Time Registration Fee: Rs. 150

TNPSC CES Examination Fee: Rs. 200

Educational Qualification

Assistant Director of Industrial Safety and Health

A Degree in Mechanical or Production or Industrial or Electrical or Chemical Engineering or Textile Technology.

Junior Electrical Inspector

A Degree in Electrical Engineering.

Note: Preference shall be given to those who have undergone Apprenticeship Training under the Government of India Scheme or the State Government Apprenticeship Scheme for one year.

Assistant Engineer (Agricultural Engineering)

i) B.E. (Agriculture) or B. Tech (Agricultural Engineering) or B.Sc., (Agricultural Engineering) OR

ii) B.E. (Mechanical) (or) B.E. (Civil) (or) B.Tech (Automobile Engineering) or B.E. (Production Engineering) or B.E.(Industrial Engineering)

Note: Provided that only if sufficient applicants with qualification on the item (i) is not available, the applicants in item (ii) will be considered.

Assistant Engineer in Tamil Nadu Fisheries Department

A Degree in Civil Engineering (or) A pass in section A and B Examination(AMIE) in Civil Engineering Branch conducted by the Institution of Engineers (India) and practical training in surveying for a period of not less than one year.

APPLY NOW TNPSC Combined Engineering Services Exam Online Application

Selection Process

  • Written Examination (Paper I & Paper II)
  • Interview

TNPSC CES Exam Scheme

Subject No. of Questions Marks
Paper –I Engineering Subject 200 300
Paper – II 100 (General Studies – 75

Aptitude & Mental Ability – 25)

Interview   70
Total   570


TNPSC Combined Engineering Services Exam Centres

  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Chidambaram
  • Kancheepuram
  • Karaikudi
  • Madurai
  • Nagercoil
  • Pudukottai
  • Ramanathapuram
  • Salem
  • Thanjavur
  • Tiruchirapalli
  • Tirunelveli
  • Udhagamandalam
  • Vellore

Important Dates

Last Date for Online Registration: 16th December 2017

Date of TNPSC CES Exam: 24th February 2018

Paper I (Subject Paper): 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Paper II (General Studies): 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *