TNPSC CESSE Exam 2023 Apply Online | 1083 Diploma Engineer Vacancies

TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services Examination 2023 Notification, Apply Online Details: Government of Tamilnadu, Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites online applications from eligible Diploma Engineering candidates for direct recruitment of Junior Draughting Officer, Overseer, Draughtsman and Foreman posts. The last date for registration of online applications is 4th March 2023.

✅ TNPSC CESSE EXAM 2023 - Advertisement No.651 / Notification No.05/2023

Name of the Post

Total Vacancies

Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department


Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department


Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department


Draughtsman, Grade - III in Town and Country Planning Department


Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited


TNPSC Recruitment Age Limit:

✔️ Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer: 37 years
✔️ Junior Draughting Officer: 32 years
✔️ Draughtsman: 32 years
✔️ Foreman: 32 years

TNPSC Recruitment Pay Scales:

✔️ Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer / Draughtsman: Level 11 ₹ 35400 - 130400/-
✔️ Foreman: Level 8 ₹ 19500 - 71900/- 

TNPSC Recruitment Educational Qualifications:

✔️ Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer: Diploma in Civil Engineering.

✔️ Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department: A Diploma in Civil Engineering or its equivalent.

✔️ Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department: Diploma in Civil Engineering (OR) Diploma in Architectural Assistantship.

✔️ Draughtsman: Diploma in Town and Country Planning (OR) Diploma in Civil Engineering / Architectural Assistantship.

✔️ Foreman: Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / B.E., Mechanical Engineering preferred.

TNPSC Recruitment Selection Process:

✔️ Objective Type (OMR Method) Examination
✔️ Certificate Verification at their own expenses

TNPSC CESSE Exam Pattern:


No of Questions

Maximum Marks

Paper-I (Objective Type) (Subject Paper) (Diploma Standard)



Paper-II – Part A (Tamil Eligibility Test) (SSLC Standard)



Paper-II – Part B (General Studies / Aptitude & Mental Ability Test)



TNPSC Recruitment Application Fee:

✔️ Registration Fee: ₹ 150/- (One Time Registration is valid for 05 years)
✔️ Examination Fee: ₹ 100/-
✔️ Exam Fee Concessions - SC / ST / PwBD / Destitute Widow (Full Exemption) and MBC / BC (03 Free Chances)

How to Apply TNPSC Recruitment:

➢ Eligible Interested candidates should apply online through TNPSC Exam Portal (
➢ The candidates first register “One Time Registration” by linking Aadhaar.
To apply under One Time Registration system, applicants should have upload a scanned image of their photograph, certificates etc.
➢ The last date for registration of online applications is 04/03/2023 till 11:59 PM

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Important Dates:

➢ Last date for registration of online application: 04/03/2023
➢ Application Correction Window Period From 09/03/2023 to 11/03/2023
➢ Date of Written Examination (Paper-I): 27/05/2023 (09:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
➢ Date of Written Examination (Paper-II): 27/05/2023 (02:00 PM to 05:00 PM)