TNPSC Jailor Recruitment 2022 Apply Online | 06 Vacancies

TNPSC Jailor Notification 2022 of 08 Vacancies: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites online applications from eligible candidates for direct recruitment to the posts of Jailor (Men) and Jailor (Special Prison for Women) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department included in the Tamil Nadu Jail Service. The last date for registration of online applications is 13th October 2022.

TNPSC Jailor Recruitment 2022 (Advertisement No. 629, Notification No. 25 /2022)

Name of the Post

No of Vacancy

Jailor (Men)


Jailor (Special Prison for Women)


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

(1) 32 to 37 years for General category.
(2) No Maximum age limit for Reserved category candidates.

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

TNPSC Jailor 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 Jailor Selection Process:

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

TNPSC Jailor Physical Standards:

✔️ Height: 160 Cms for SC, SC (A) and ST, 165 Cms for all others.
✔️ Chest: 81 - 86 Cms for SC, SC (A) and ST, 79 - 84 Cms for all others.

TNPSC 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 Jailor Recruitment?

➢ Eligible candidates should apply online through TNPSC Exams Portal ( from 8th August 2022.
➢ 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 13/10/2022.

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Important Dates for TNPSC Jailor Recruitment:

➢ Last date for submission of online application: 13.10.2022
➢ Online Application Correction Window Period: From 18.10.2022 to 20.10.2022 up to 11.59 P.M
➢ Tentative date of Examination (Paper-I): 22.12.2022 (09:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
➢ Tentative date of Examination (Paper-II): 22.12.2022 (02:30 AM to 05:30 PM)