Assistant Director of Fisheries


Job Details

Job Type : State Government Job
Social Category : SC,OBC
Min Age : 21
Number of Post : 02
Apply Start Date : 23-Dec-2021
Ex-Serviceman : Yes
Domicile Criteria : State Eligibility
Max Age : 35
Apply Website :
Apply Last Date : 21-Jan-2022
Physically Disabled : Yes
Domicile State : Tamil Nadu

Contact Details
1800 425 1002

Mock Test


Applications are invited from eligible candidates only through online mode up-to 21.01.2022 for direct recruitment to the posts of Assistant Director of Fisheries in the Tamil Nadu Fisheries Service.
1. (i) M.F.Sc., Degree (or) (ii) A Doctorate in Zoology or Marine Biology (or) (iii)M.Sc.,(Bio-Technology) with a basic B.F.Sc.,Degree

2. A first class degree in M.A/M.Sc., in Zoology or Marine Biology with a minimum of three years of Research experience as evidenced by published scientific papers. 

Provided that preference shall be given to the candidates possessing M.F.Sc., Degree or M.Sc., Bio Technology with basic B.F.Sc., degree and only if sufficient number of candidates possessing M.F.Sc., degree or M.Sc (Bio-Technology) with a basic B.F.Sc., Degree are not available the candidates possessing other qualifications shall be considered.
1. SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all categories - No Maximum Age limit

2. â??Othersâ?? [i.e. candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BC(OBCM)s and BCMs] - 33years* (Should not have completed)

Note: * In G.O (Ms).No.91, Human Resources Management (S) Department, dated 13.09.2021, Maximum Age Limit has been increased from 33 to 35 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.

Note â??Othersâ?? [i.e., Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs] who have put in five years and more of service in the State/Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit. (For further details refer to para 3(F) of â??Instructions to Applicantsâ??, Section 3(r) of Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016). 
Category No. of Vacancies/Posts
SC (Schedule Caste) 1
ST (Schedule Tribes)
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 1
(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 : a) The maximum age limit for ex-servicemen is 50 years. (Section 63 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016). 
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).

a) Registration Fee For One Time Registration (G.O.(Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 01.03.2017) - Rs.150/- 
Note Applicants who have already registered in One Time online Registration system and are within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.
b) Examination Fee - Rs.200/-
Note The 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. 
Category Fee Details
General 350
SC (Schedule Caste) 350
ST (Schedule Tribes) 350
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 350

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