TNPSC Horticultural Officer Recruitment 2021: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has issued an employment notification for the recruitment of 197 Posts for Assistant Director of Horticulture & Horticultural Officer Vacancies. The last date for submission of the application form is 04-03-2021. The application will be rejected if the candidate does not meet the minimum eligibility criteria of the TNPSC job notification.

TNPSC Horticultural Officer Recruitment 2021 Vacancy Information

  • Name of the Department: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
  • Category: Tamil Nadi State Govt Jobs Notification
  • Total Vacancies: 197
  • Name of the Post: Assistant Director of Horticulture & Horticultural Officer

Post-Wise Details:

Name of Post

No. of Vacancies

Assistant Director of Horticulture


Horticultural Officer




Eligibility Criteria for TNPSC Horticultural Officer Recruitment 2021


Candidate must have completed a Degree in M.Sc., Horticulture (or) M.Sc., Fruit Science (or) M.Sc., Floriculture and Landscaping (or) M.Sc., Vegetable Science (or) M.Sc., Spices / Plantation and Medicinal and Aromatic Plants or Degree in B.Sc., Horticulture.

Age Limit:

Applicants’ age limit is a maximum of 48 years (based on posts) as on 01.07.2021.

Age Relaxation:

The upper age limit is relaxable by

  • 10 years for PWD

Salary For TNPSC Horticultural Officer Recruitment 2021

Candidates will receive a pay of Rs.37700- 177500/-

Application Fee for TNPSC Current Notification 2021

All the Candidates are required to pay Fee as mentioned below to be deposited by the candidates through Online Fee Payment.

  • GEN/OBC: Rs.150/-
  • SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 150/-

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in

  • Written Exam

How to Apply

Eligible and Interested Aspirants can apply online through the TNPSC official web portal before the last date.
Only online applications will be considered. No other mode of application shall be considered

  • Open TNPSC official website
  • Find the recruitment section
  • Search for the desired notification to apply for
  • Go through the notification thoroughly
  • Then, Click on the “Register/ Login” link
  • Fill all the details in the application carefully and pay the application fee
  • Now click on the submit the form
  • Take a print out of the application for future reference


TNPSC Road, Park Town, V.O.C. Nagar,

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India – 600 003

Dates to Remember for TNPSC Recruitment 2021

Opening Date: 05-02-2021

Last Date: 04-03-2021

Important Links

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