11 May, 2023

TNPSC Jailor Recruitment 2023 Apply Online | 59 Assistant Jailer Vacancies

TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 of 59 Vacancies in Tamil Nadu Jail Subordinate Service: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites online applications from eligible Male and Female candidates for direct recruitment to the posts of Assistant Jailors in Prisons and Correctional Services Department included in the Tamil Nadu Jail Subordinate Service. The last date for registration of online applications is 11th May 2023.


Name of the Post

No of Vacancy

Assistant Jailor (Men)


Assistant Jailor (Women)


TNPSC Assistant Jailer Age Limit: (As on 01/07/2022)

(1) 18 to 32 years for General category.
(2) No Maximum age limit for Reserved category candidates.

TNPSC Assistant Jailer Salary: ₹ 36,900 – 1,35,100/- (Level 18)

TNPSC Assistant Jailer Eligibility Criteria:

(1) Bachelors Degree in any discipline awarded by any University recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
(2) Preference shall be given to the candidates possessing a Master’s degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice Administration and next preference shall be given to the candidates possessing Master’s degree in Social Work.
(3) Applicants should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil.

TNPSC Assistant Jailer Selection Process:

✔️ Written Examination (Objective Type) (OMR / CBT Method)
✔️ Oral Test.

TNPSC Assistant Jailer Exam Pattern:


Maximum Marks

Paper I (Objective Type) – 200 Questions


Paper II – Part A (Objective Type) – 200 Questions (Tamil Eligibility


Paper II – Part B General Studies – 100 Questions / 150 Marks


TNPSC Assistant Jailor Application Fee:

✔️ Registration Fee: ₹ 150/- only, The one time registration system valid for 05 years.
✔️ Examination Fee: ₹ 150/- for General and OBC category candidates.
✔️ No fee for SC / ST / MBC / BC / BC (Msulims) / Ex-servicemen / PwBD and Destitute Widow.

How to Apply TNPSC Assistant Jailer Recruitment 2023?

➢ Eligible candidates should apply online through TNPSC Exams Portal (tnpscexams.in).
➢ The candidates first register "One Time Registration". Successfully registered One Time Registration is valid for five years from the date of registration.
➢ The candidates should have a scanned image of their photograph, certificates specified.
➢ The last date for registration of online applications is 11/05/2023.

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Important Dates for TNPSC Assistant Jailer Recruitment:

➢ Opening date for online application: 12/04/2023
➢ Last date for submission of online application: 11/05/2023
➢ Online Application Correction Window Period: From 16/05/2023 to 18/05/2023 up to 11.59 P.M
➢ Tentative date of Examination (Paper-I): 01/07/2023 F.N. (09:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
➢ Tentative date of Examination (Paper-II): 01/07/2023 F.N (02:30 AM to 05:30 PM)