TNPSC Group 3 Recruitment 2022



The TNPSC is Going to release the latest notification for TNPSC Group 3 Recruitment 2022 for various Group-3 posts. The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission conducts the TNPSC Group-3 Recruitment examinations to Select eligible candidates as officers of the state or subordinate positions that come under its operational area. The state public service commission of Tamil Nadu helps on any issues pertaining to the recruitment & appointment of group-3 officers to various posts & related matters.

  • Those candidates who are willing to work as an officer in the Tamilnadu government have to apply online for the TNPSC Group 3 combined civil services post through the TNPSC online official portal when the recruitment dates are announced.
  • The total No of vacancies is 15 (tentative)
  • The number of vacancies mentioned above is Tentative and Answerable to modification as indicated in Para 11(A) of Instructions to Applicants..
  • Candidates who qualify for the TNPSC Group 3 civil services main exam can appear for the interview. Those who qualify for the interview will be considered for the merit list based on their category (general or reserved) and the number of vacancies available at the time.
  • Reservations for women and other categories are as per the rules laid out by the state government of Tamil Nadu.

TNPSC GROUP-3 Recruitment-2022 Overview

The Public Service Commission of Tamil nadu organizes the TNPSC Group 3 exam for recruiting officers to several civil services posts.The TNPSC Group 3 exam is organized for employing Group 3A and Group 3 officers to several posts.  The TNPSC Group 3 selection process will be based on the written test i.e Preliminary & Main exam and interview. Check the following table to know more about the TNPSC Group 3 Exam.

TNPSC GROUP-3 Recruitment-2022 Overview
Exam AuthorityTamil Nadu public service commission (TNPSC)
Official websiteclick here
Name of postGroup 3 and Group 3A services
No of Vacancies 15(Tentative) 
Tentative month of notificationAugust (click here to see official tentative notification month and no of vacancies)
Mode of applicationonline
Last date to Apply To be announced
Selection processWritten Exam and Interview 
Exam modeOffline
Exam centersWithin Tamil Nadu State
Admit card release date To be announced

TNPSC GROUP-3 Recruitment Vacancies-2022

The 2022 notification has not been released yet for TNPSC Group 3. According to the TNPSC Annual recruitment planner-2022 notification for TNPSC Group- 3 will tentatively be released in the month of August 2022. We will update all necessary important information in this article when the number of vacancies will be announced for the year 2022. For further updates, The candidates are advised to keep in touch with the official website of TNPSC.

TNPSC Group 3 and 3A Vacancies Details
PositionDate of Vacancies
Station fire officer (group 3)Month of August(Tentative)
Junior Inspector of Cooperative Society(Group-3A)Month of August(Tentative)
Assistant Supervisor of Industrial cooperative societies (Group-3A)Month of August(Tentative)
Store Keeper in the Employment and Training Department (Training Wing)(Group-3A)Month of August(Tentative)
Store-keeper Grade-ii in Industrial and Commerce Department (Group-3A)Month of August(Tentative)

TNPSC GROUP-3 Apply Online 2022

The applicant, who is interested in appearing for the exam, can apply by logging into the official website. Here some simple steps for applying online for TNPSC Group-3 posts are given below.

  • Visit to the official website of TNPSC.
  • If you have not registered yet, then the Applicant has to complete the One Time Registration (OTR) process. here candidates have to pay one-time registration fees of rs 150/- and those who are already registered have not to pay any registration fees.
  • No applicant is permitted to create more than one Registration ID under the one-time registration system.

Next, the Applicant should click on the “Apply Online” and then Fill applicant’s information correctly according to his certificate and notification. Otherwise, your application will be rejected.

  • Once you fill in the details on the form, the applicant has to proceed to the payment gateway.
  • In the next round, the candidates need to pay the TNPSC Application fees.
  • After that, the applicants need to scan and upload a copy of the passport size signature and photograph of the required size.
  • After verifying details Click on the ‘submit’ option for completing the submission of the TNPSC Group 3 Application form.
  • finally, take a printout of the filled TNPSC Group 3 Application form for future reference.


 payment should be paid successfully before clicking the final submit option of the TNPSC Group-3 Application Form. category-wise fees details are given below.

One-time registration fees150/-
Application fees150/-
Destitute Widow categoriesNIL



   The TNPSC Group-3 Recruitment Process will have the following selection rounds.

  1. Written Exam
  2. Interview
  3. Document verification

TNPSC Group-3 Eligibility Criteria 2022 (Expected)

The TNPSC group-3 Eligibility Criteria include detail like Age Limit, Academic qualification, and Nationality. Only Indian citizens can apply for the TNPSC Group-3 exam

Through the TNPSC Group 3 2022 official Notification has not yet been released, however, from the previous year’s notification, TNPSC Group-3 eligibility criteria have been given below.

Age limit 

As on previous notification the age limitation of several posts and categories for TNPSC Group 3 are discussed in the table below.

PostAge limit
Station fire officer (Group-3)20 to 30 years for all categories of Aspirants
Junior Inspector of Cooperative Society(Group-3A)18 to 30 years for General18 to 35 years for sc/st/destitute Widows for all castes/Most backward class/sc(A)/Denotified communities/BC  andBC (muslims).18 to 40 years For war service.Applicants who have undergoes a course of training for nine months in one of the cooperative Training Institute18 to 45 years for SC/SC(A)/ST war service candidates who have undergoes a course of training for nine months in one of the cooperative Training Institute    
Assistant Supervisor of Industrial cooperative societies (Group-3A)18 to 30 years for all categories of Aspirants.
Store Keeper in the Employment &Training Department (Training Wing)(Group-3A)18 to 30 years for all categories of Aspirants.
Store-keeper Grade-ii in Industrial and commerce Department (Group-3)18 to 30 years for all categories of Aspirants.
  • The Aspirants not belonging to SC/SC(A)/MBC/DC/ST and BC and who have five years of Experience in the State or Central government, would not be Eligible for any age relaxation.
  • No  Maximum Age Relaxation means the maximum age should not be 58 years. 

Academic qualification

The academic Qualification is different for several posts for TNPSC Group-3 civil services. According to the latest recruitment pattern educational Eligibility is given below in Table.

Posts Academic Qualification
Station fire officer (Group-3)BA/ From Annamalai University/BBA from Madurai Kamaraj University/B.litt of Madurai Kamaraj University(for SC,SC(A),ST,MDC,DC,BC,BCM Minimum educational qualification is pre University Course Examination or Higher SecondaryExamination) 
Junior Inspector of Cooperative Society(Group-3A)Pre University Course Examination / Higher SecondaryExamination or Diploma in Rural Services awarded by the National Council for Rural Higher Education with Cooperation as one of the subjects.((for SC,SC(A),ST,MDC,DC,BC,BCM Minimum general educational qualification is S.S.L.C /certificate of eligibility for college course of studies in madras ,Maduri and annamalai University issued by Board of secondary education/any other component authority.)
Assistant Supervisor of Industrial cooperative societies (Group-3A)Pre University Course Examination / Higher SecondaryExamination 
Store Keeper in the Employment & Training Department (Training Wing)(Group-3A)Pre University Course Examination / Higher SecondaryExamination 
Store-keeper Grade-ii in Industrial and commerce Department (Group-3)Pre University Course Examination / Higher SecondaryExamination 

TNPSC Group-3 Exam Pattern And Syllabus 2022

Candidates have to Answer 300 marks questions within three hours of Duration in TNPSC Group-3 2022 Exam. The Detail  Exam pattern and syllabus for TNPSC GROUP-3 Examination is given Below

Exam pattern (Expected).

SubjectNumber of question
General Studies75
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test(SSLC Level)25
General Tamil/General English100
Interview40 Marks
Total Questions200(300marks + 40 Marks=340marks)

Syllabus for TNPSC GROUP-3 2022

Syllabus for TNPSC GROUP-3 is not published till now. As soon as the syllabus is published by the official we update it here or you can visit the official website of TNPSC . for reference candidate can go through previous year old syllabus click here for old syllabus

TNPSC GROUP-3  Exam Dates 2022

The date of the TNPSC GROUP-3 exam is not officially announced. Candidates can visit the website regularly or click below for further updates.

Name of PostsDate of Exam
Station fire officer (Group-3)To be announced soon
Junior Inspector of Cooperative Society(Group-3A)To be announced soon
Assistant Supervisor of Industrial cooperative societies (Group-3A)To be announced soon
Store Keeper in the Employment &Training Department (Training Wing)(Group-3A)To be announced soon
Store-keeper Grade-ii in Industrial and commerce Department (Group-3)To be announced soon

TNPSC GROUP-3 Admit Card 2022

Candidates who applied for TNPSC GROUP-3 post Want to download admit cards can download the admit card two week prior to the commencement of exams by visiting the official website of TNPSC or you can click the given links below.

Download your TNPSC GROUP-3 Admit Card Here

Note:- Link will be activated after the release of the Admit card from officials.

Step 1: Visit theTNPSC official website or click on the above link.

Step 2: Log in with your credentials.

Step 3: Fill in your credentials i.e registration number and password.

Step 4: Download and reserve your admit card for future reference.

Step 5: Take a print of the admit card and carry it along with valid original id proof i.s voter card, pan card, Adhar card, Driving license passport on the day of the exam.

TNPSC GROUP-3 Answer Key 2022

Generally, the answer key is Published by the officials who were conducting the examination after the tests are over or after some days later. Candidates who wish to evaluate their obtained marks can check them through their official website. For more details read the article. Also, follow the steps below on how to access the TNPSC GROUP-3  answer key.

Step 1: Visit their official website of TNPSC.

Step 2: Find the link for the “ TNPSC GROUP-3  Answer key” on the official website

Step 3: Click on the given link & download the answer key in PDF format.

TNPSC GROUP-3 Result 2022

Results will be published  after a month or two. Those candidates who want to check their TNPSC GROUP-3  results can follow the steps given below or click the direct link provided. 

Click the Direct link to download TNPSC GROUP-3  Results 2022

Note:-The result link will be activated once when results are published by officials.

Step 1: Click on the specified link for TNPSC GROUP-3   Results or click here once the link is activated.

Step 2: Log in with your credentials.

Step 3: candidate can also Download and take a printout of his/her scorecard.

Step 4:Candidates can keep a scorecard printout for further reference.

Click here to see year wise results

TNPSC Group-3 posts FAQs.

When will the TNPSC GROUP-3 Recruitment Notification 2022 be released?

The recruitment notification for 2022 will tentatively be released in the month of august.

In which mode will the TNPSC GROUP-3  examination be conducted for the applicants?

 For TNPSC GROUP-3  examination will be conducted offline mode.

Is there any Interview for the TNPSC Group-3 exam?

Yes ,Interview contains a total of 40 marks for the TNPSC Group-3 Exam.

What is the educational qualification for post Store Keeper in the Employment and Training Department (Training Wing)(Group-3A)?

Educational qualification for the post Store Keeper in the Employment and Training Department (Training Wing)(Group-3A) is Pre University Course Examination or Higher SecondaryExamination.

What type of question was asked in the TNPSC Group-3 Examination?

Objective Type Question where asked in  TNPSC Group-3 Examination