TNPSC Recruitment 2022

TNPSC invites Online applications for recruitment of 23 Accounts Officer Class III Posts. This online facility will be available in the Official website @ from 15.07.2022 to 13.08.2022.  Interested and eligible candidates are requested to follow this article to officially know the details regarding the Eligibility Criteria, Salary, Application Fee, How to Apply, process of Examinations and Interview, Interview Date, Result Date etc.

TNPSC Posts Recruitment 2022:

Organization : Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Job Category : State Govt Jobs

Job Location : Tamilnadu

Total No of Vacancies : 23

Latest TNPSC Job Vacancy Details:

Applications are invited from eligible candidates only through online mode upto 13.08.2022 for direct recruitment to the post of Accounts Officer, Class III included in the Tamil Nadu State Treasuries and Accounts Service.

Name of the Post and Post Code No.Name of the Service and Service Code No.Number of vacancies
Accounts Officer, Class III (Post Code No. 2093)Tamil Nadu State Treasuries and Accounts Service (Service Code No.062)23

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Eligibility Criteria to apply for TNPSC Vacancy 2022:

Accounts Officer Class III  – Must have passed the Final Examination conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants / Cost Accountants.

Note:(i) The educational qualification prescribed for the posts should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the following order of studies: 10th + HSC or its equivalent + Bachelor‟s Degree+P.G. Degree as required under Section 25 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016. Results of the examination should have been declared on or before the date of notification. (Section 20(4)(iv) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016).(ii) Applicants claiming equivalence of qualification to the prescribed qualification should upload and submit evidence for 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, failing which, their application will be summarily rejected after due process. The government orders regarding equivalence of qualification issued after the date of this notification will not be accepted.

Salary Details for TNPSC :

The salary for Accounts Officer Class III is Rs.56,900 – 2,09,200 (Level 23) (Revised scale)

Age Limit for TNPSC :

SI NoCategory of ApplicantsMaximum Age (Should not have completed)
1.SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all categories.No Maximum Age limit
2.„Others‟ [i.e. candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs](i) 37 years@ in case of persons who are in regular service under the Government of Tamil Nadu. (ii) 32 years@ in the case of all other persons.

Note: @ In G.O (Ms).No.91, Human Resources Management (S) Department, dated 13.09.2021, Maximum Age Limit prescribed for appointment by direct recruitment is enhanced by 2 years.

Explanation: No maximum age limit shall mean that the applicants should not have completed 60 years of age either on the date of notification or at the time of selection /appointment to the post.

Age concession:

(i) For Persons with Benchmark Disability: Persons with Benchmark Disability are eligible for age concession upto 10 years over and above the maximum age limit prescribed.

(Section 64 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016)

(ii) For Ex-servicemen (others) :

 a) The maximum age limit for Ex-servicemen is 50 years. (Section 63 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016 and as per G.O (Ms). No.91, Human Resources Management (S) department, dated 13.09.2021)

b) The above mentioned age concession will not apply to the Ex-servicemen applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service or category. (Section 3(j) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016)

How to Apply for TNPSC:

Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the TNPSC website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. from 15.07.2022 to 13.08.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted.

Official Website : Click Here

Official Notification PDF : Click Here

One Time Registration Link : Click Here

Online Application Form : Click Here

Selection Procedure for TNPSC :

1 Computer Based Test Method

2 Oral Test in the shape of an interview

Application Fee/Exam Fee for TNPSC Accounts Officer Class III: 

a.Registration Fee:For One Time Registration (G.O.(Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 01.03.2017).Note: Applicants who have already registered in One Time online Registration system and are within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.Rs.150/-
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 concession noted below.Rs.200/-

Note : Pay through Credit Cards/ Debit Cards / Netbanking options using the details given below.


(i) Linking Aadhaar number with One Time Registration (OTR) is mandatory for applicants.[ For further details refer para 2B of „Instructions to Applicants‟.]

(ii) One Time Registration is valid for five years from the date of registration. After completion of five years, the applicant must renew the One Time Registration by paying the fee prescribed. The One Time Registration is different from the application for the examination. An applicant should make an online application separately for each and every examination for which he intends to appear.[Para 2C of „Instructions to Applicants‟.]

Examination Fee Concessions:

iScheduled Castes/ Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars)Full Exemption
iiScheduled TribesFull Exemption
iiiMost Backward Classes (V), Most Backward Classes and Denotified Communities, Most Backward ClassesThree Free Chances
ivBackward Classes (Other than Muslim) / Backward Classes (Muslim)Three Free Chances
vEx-ServicemenTwo Free Chances
viPersons with Benchmark DisabilityFull Exemption
viiDestitute WidowFull Exemption


(i) The total number of free chances availed, will be calculated on the basis of claims made in previous applications.

(ii) The number of free chances availed by the applicant may be verified by the Commission at any stage of the selection process.

(iii) In case an applicant who makes a false claim for exemption from payment of application fee by suppressing information regarding his/ her previous application(s) his/her candidature shall be rejected after due process and he shall be debarred for a period of one year from appearing for examinations and selections conducted by the Commission.

(iv) Applicants are directed to carefully choose the options „Yes‟ or „No‟ regarding availing the fee concession.

(v) Applicants are advised in their own interest, to keep an account of the number of times fee concession has been availed, irrespective of the information displayed in the <Application History> of the applicant dashboard.

(vi) An application (irrespective of the post applied for) claiming 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 permitted / applicants who do not wish to avail of the fee concession / applicants who are not eligible for fee concession, shall choose the option „No‟ against the query regarding fee concession. Such applicants shall thereafter pay the requisite fee through the prescribed mode of payment.

(viii) Failure to pay the prescribed fee in time along with the online application, will result in the rejection of application after due process. (for further details regarding examination fee concessions refer to Para 6 of „Instructions to Applicants‟)

Important Dates for the TNPSC Recruitment 2022:

Starting Date : July 15 , 2022

Last Date : August 13 , 2022

Date of examination (Computer Based Test)
Paper-I : Subject paper Cost Accountancy (PG Degree Standard)08.10.2022 09.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M.
Paper – II:PART A Tamil Eligibility Test (SSLC Std) and PART B General Studies (Degree Std)08.10.2022 02.30 P.M. to 05.30 P.M.