TNPSC Recruitment 2021 | Posts: 50 Assistant Public Prosecutor Jobs | Apply Online @

TNPSC Recruitment 2021 | Posts: 50 Assistant Public Prosecutor Jobs | Apply Online @ – TNPSC invites Online applications for recruitment of 50 Assistant Public Prosecutor, Grade-II Posts. This online facility will be available in the Official website @ from 25.08.2021 to 24.09.2021. Interested candidates are requested to peruse the advertisement regarding the process of Examinations and Interview, Eligibility Criteria, Application Fee, How to Apply, Pattern of Examination, Syllabus, Question Paper, Admit Date, Exam Date, Result Date etc,. Refer thoroughly before applying. 

TNPSC Recruitment 2021  [Quick Summary]
Organization Name: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Advertisement No: Advertisement No. 590

Notification No.10 /2021


Job Category: Tamilnadu Govt Jobs
Employment Type: Direct Recruitment Basis
Total No of Vacancies: 50 Assistant Public Prosecutor, Grade-II Posts
Job Location: Tamilnadu
Starting Date: 25.08.2021
Last Date: 24.09.2021
Apply Mode: Online
Official Website

Latest TNPSC Assistant Public Prosecutor Vacancy Details:

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

TNPSC Invites Applications for the Following Posts

Name of Post Name of the service No. of Post
Assistant Public Prosecutor, Grade-II (Post Code No. 1797) Tamil Nadu General Service (Service Code No. 035) 50


TNPSC Assistant Public Prosecutor Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification: (As on 25.08.2021)

Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification awarded by any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission:

i) Must possess B.L. degree,

ii) Must be a member of the Bar,

iii) Must possess adequate knowledge of Tamil and

iv) Experience: Must have had active practice in „criminal courts’ for a period of not less than five years.


(i) The qualification prescribed for the post should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the following order of studies: 10th + HSC or its equivalent + Bachelor’s 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 produce it when called for, failing which, their application will be summarily rejected. The government orders regarding equivalence of qualification issued after the date of this notification will not be accepted.

Age Limit: (As on 01.07.2021)

SI No Category of Applicants Age Limit
1. SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC(V)s, MBCs and DNCs, MBCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all categories. No Age limit
2. „Others‟ [i.e. candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC(V)s, MBCs and DNCs, MBCs BC(OBCM)s and BCMs] Should not have completed 34 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:

  1. a) The maximum age limit for ex-servicemen is 48 years. (Section 63 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016)
  2. 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)

Salary Details:

1. Assistant Public Prosecutor, Grade-II – Rs.56,100 – 1,77,500 (Level 22) (Revised scale)


Application Fee/Exam Fee for TNPSC Assistant Public Prosecutor: 

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.

b. Preliminary Examination Fee:

Note:  The Preliminary 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.

c. Main Written Examination Fee:

Note: The Main Written examination fee should be paid later only by those applicants who are admitted to the Main Written Examination based on the result of the Preliminary Examination and on receipt of intimation from the Commission, if they are not eligible for fee concession.

Note: Fee Pay by online through Net Banking / Credit card / Debit card on or before the date of submission of online application by choosing the option in the online application.


(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‟.]

(iii) Applicants who had already registered under One-Time Registration system by paying Rs.50/- before 01.03.2017 and having validity and those who have registered for One-Time Registration on or after 01.03.2017 by paying Rs.150/- towards One-Time Registration are exempted from paying the registration fee for this recruitment.

Examination Fee Concessions:

  Category Concession
i Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) Full Exemption
ii Scheduled Tribes Full Exemption
iii Most Backward Classes (V), Most Backward Classes and Denotified Communities, Most Backward Classes Three Free Chances
iv Backward Classes (Other than Muslim) / Backward Classes (Muslim) Three Free Chances
v Ex-Servicemen Two Free Chances
vi Persons with Benchmark Disability Full Exemption
vii Destitute Widow Full Exemption


How to apply for TNPSC Assistant Public Prosecutor Post:  

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 25.08.2021 to 24.09.2021. No other mode of application will be accepted.

Important Dates for TNPSC Assistant Public Prosecutor Post: 

Starting Date for Submission of Application 25.08.2021
Last date for Submission of Application 24.09.2021
Dates of written examination
Preliminary Examination 24.09.2021
Main Written Examination 06.11.2021 10.00 A.M. to 12.00 F.N

TNPSC Assistant Public Prosecutor Official Notification & Application Link:

TNPSC Official Website Career Page Click Here
TNPSC Official Notification PDF Click Here
TNPSC Online Application Form Click Here

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