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Tamilnadu Public Service Commission has released TNPSC Group 6 Notification 2022 for the recruitment of Forest Apprentice in Tamil Nadu Forest Subordinate Service (Group-VI Services). These TNPSC Group 6 Notification 2022 applications will be available on the official website from 08/08/2022 to 06/09/2022. Read the full article with TNPSC Group 6 Notification 2022 details like Educational Qualification, Age Limit, how to login, official page link etc.
|TNPSC Group 6 Notification 2022|
|Name of the organization||Tamilnadu Public Service Commission|
|Post Name||Forest Apprentice in Tamil Nadu Forest Subordinate Service|
|No of vacancies||10|
|Exam Date||03.12.2022 To 13.12.2022|
TNPSC Group 6 Important Date 2022
|TNPSC GROUP VI||Date/ Link|
|Online Application Start||08.08.2022|
|Last date for submission of application||06.09.2022|
|Application Correction window||11.09.2022- 13.09.2022|
|Date Of Exam||03.12.2022- 13.12.2022|
TNPSC Group 6 Eligibility Criteria 2022
The eligibility criteria includes age limit, Educational Qualification etc. The detailed eligibility criteria for TNPSC Group 6 is provided below.
TNPSC Group 6 Age Limit 2022
TNPSC has released notification for the post of Forest Specialist in Tamil Nadu. The age limit details for Tamil Nadu Forest Practitioner post are provided below.
|Category of Applicants||Minimum Age||Maximum Age|
|Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Castes (Arunthathiyar), Scheduled Tribes, Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes (Other than Backward Class Muslim), Backward Classes (Muslim) and Destitute Widows of all castes||18 Years||37* Years|
|‘Others’ [i.e., candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BCs]||32* Years|
|For Ex-Servicemen (Irrespective of caste)||39* Years|
i) For Persons with Benchmark Disability :
Persons with Benchmark Disability are entitled to age relief up to 10 years above the specified maximum age limit
(ii) For Ex-Servicemen:
Age Relaxation for Ex-Servicemen mentioned in “Instructions for Applicants” is not applicable for this recruitment.
(a) The above age relaxation shall not apply to ex-servicemen applicants who have already been recruited in any grade or service or category.
TNPSC Group 6 Educational Qualification 2022
The educational qualification details for the post of Tamilnadu Forestry Specialist are provided below.
|Forest Apprentice||(a) Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or its equivalent degree of any Institution or University recognized by UGC
OR(b) Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent degree in any one of the following subjects from any Institution or University recognized by UGC
2. Animal Husbandry and
5. Computer Applications /
6. Engineering (All Engineering
subjects including Agricultural
7. Environmental Science
10. Marine Biology
14. Wildlife biology
(i) The educational qualifications prescribed for the post should be obtained by passing the required qualification in the following sequence of studies i.e. 10th + HSC or its equivalent + U.G. Degree required under Section 25 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016. The results of the examination should be announced on or before the date of notification
(ii) Applicants claiming equivalence of qualification with the prescribed qualification should upload and submit proof of equivalence of qualification in the form of Government Order issued on or before the date of this notification and submit it along with the online application otherwise their application will be summarily rejected after due process. Government regulations regarding qualification equivalence issued after the date of this notification will not be accepted.
|Category||Height (not less than)||Chest Measurement (not less than) (round the chest)|
|(on full expiration)||(on full inspiration)||Difference|
|Men||163 cms||84 cms||89 cms||5 cms|
|Women||150 cms||79 cms||84 cms||5 cms|
|Applicants belonging to Scheduled Tribes and races such as Assamese, Bhutanese, Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Kumoanis, Ladakhese, Mizo, Naga, Nepalese, Sikkimese and those from Arunachal Pradesh, Lahaul and Spiti, Meghalaya||Minimum Height
Men : 152 cms
Women : 145 cms
Certificate Of Physical Measurement:
A certificate containing the following particulars should be obtained from a Medical Officer not below the rank of Assistant Surgeon appointed by the Government / State Medical Institution on or after the date of notification (08.08.2022) and should be uploaded at the time of submission of online application.
Chest (on full expiration) :
Chest (on full inspiration) :
(Measurements should be specified with reference to the metric system only)
Physical Test (Walking Test)
- The applicant will have to undergo a physical test consisting of a walk of more than 25 km and 16 km, which male and female applicants have to complete in four hours, conducted by the Chief Senior Conservator of Forests before being admitted to the oral test. A certificate to this effect must be submitted by an official forest authority appointed by the Chief Forest Warden on his behalf. (Walk test will be conducted in Chennai only).
- Applicant must satisfy the Chennai Medical Board regarding his/her physique, fitness and capacity for rugged outdoor work in the Forest Department.
Certificate Of Physical Fitness:
Candidates selected for appointment to the said post will be required to submit physical fitness certificate. The selected candidate should submit the said certificate to the appointing authority upon starting the job. Applicants with impaired vision should submit a certificate of eye fitness from a qualified eye specialist
Knowledge in Tamil
Applicants should have sufficient knowledge of Tamil.
TNPSC Group 6 Apply Online 2022
Tamil Nadu Government Staff Selection Commission has issued a notification for the recruitment of Tamil Nadu Forest Practitioner. The total number of vacancies is 10. Candidates who want to apply for this recruitment can apply through the link given below.
Steps to Apply TNPSC Group 6 2022
- ONE TIME REGISTRATION ID – You have to upload your details and pay the fee. After uploading, don’t repeat it for the next test.
- You will receive a temporary registration number and password.
- Note the registration number to access the application form. Complete the online application form with all relevant information.
- Please check your details again before clicking submit.
- Pay the application fee and keep a copy of the completed application for future recruitment processes.
TNPSC Group 6 Application Fees 2022
Application Fee for Tamilnadu Forestry Practitioner Post is provided below:
For One Time Registration [G.O.(Ms).No. 32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) 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
The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the concession noted below.
Examination Fee Concessions:
|1||Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars)||Full Exemption|
|2||Scheduled Tribes||Full Exemption|
|3||Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities||Three Free Chances|
|4||Backward Classes (other than Muslim) / Backward Classes (Muslims)||Three Free Chances|
|5||Ex-Servicemen||Two Free Chances|
|6||Persons with Benchmark Disability (the Disability shall be not less than 40%)||Full Exemption|
|7||Destitute Widow (Destitute Widow Certificate should have been obtained from RDO/ Sub-Collector/ Assistant Collector)||Full Exemption|
(i) The total number of free chances used will be calculated based on the claims made in previous applications.
ii) The number of free chances that the applicant will use can be verified by the Commission at any stage of the selection process.
(iii) In the event that an applicant who falsely applies for exemption from paying the application fee by withholding information about his/her previous application(s), his/her candidature will be rejected after due process and will be disqualified for a period of one year from the date of appearance at the examinations and selections carried out by the Commission.
(iv) Applicants are requested to carefully select “Yes” or “No” options for availing the benefit.
(v) Applicants are advised in their own interest to keep a record of the number of times the fee waiver has been availed irrespective of the information displayed on the applicant dashboard.
(vi) An application (regardless of the seat requested) requesting a fee concession will operate to exclude one chance from the number of free chances allowed.
(vii) Applicants who have availed the maximum number of free chances allowed / applicants who do not wish to avail fee concession / applicants who are not eligible for fee concession shall select “No” option to the question regarding concession. Such applicants shall then pay the required fee through the prescribed mode of payment.
(viii) Failure to pay the prescribed fee on time along with the online application will result in rejection of the application after due process
Mode Of Payment Of Examination Fee:
i. Examination fee of Rs.150/- (Rupees one hundred and fifty only) is payable online through net banking / credit card / debit card on or before the last date of submission of online application by selecting the option in the online application. Payment of the exam fee can also be made during the application correction window.
ii. Applicants are also required to pay the applicable service fees
iii. Applicants can avail exemption from payment of examination fee as per eligibility criteria.
iv. Offline mode of payment, if delivered in the form of draft / postal order etc., will not be accepted and applications sent by this mode of payment will be summarily rejected and will not be returned or refunded.
v. The Commission is not responsible for failure of online payment or delayed approval of the fee by the banks. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the transaction they have made is successful.
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