TNPSC AAO Notification 2021: Vacancy, Exam Date & Registration

TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 – Vacancy | Exam Date | Salary | Apply Online

TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification: Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has released the job recruitment notification for the posts of Assistant Agriculture Officer & Assistant Horticultural Officer. There are going to fill up a total of 429 vacancies. As per the recruitment the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission invites Online applications from interested and eligible candidates who are willing to work in the government sector can go ahead to apply for the above said job vacancies. The online application link available from 05th February 2021 and candidates should submit the online application form on or before the last date 04th March 2021.

TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification official notification and online application link are available on the official website @ Applications received after the last date or incomplete applications will be rejected and the candidates selected on basis of written test (paper-1, Paper-2) and document verification for TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification. The candidates shortlisted from the written exam have to produce all the original documents along with the printout of the application form during the document verification. The selected candidates appointed anywhere in Tamil Nadu. Here, we have given the complete details about the TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification.

TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification: Overview

TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification

Conducting BodyTamil Nadu Public Service Commission
PostAssistant Agriculture Officer & Assistant Horticultural Officer
No of Vacancy Released on429
Date of Notification05th February 2021
Registration begins05th February 2021
Last Date To Submit Application04th March 2021
CategoryGovt Jobs
Job LocationAcross Tamil Nadu
Selection ProcessWritten Exam(Paper-1, 2) & Document Verification


TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification: Important Dates

Date of Notification05th February 2021
Registration begins05th February 2021
Last Date To Submit Application04th March 2021
Last date for payment of Fee through Bank (State Bank of India or HDFC bank06th March 2021
TNPSC AAO Exam Date Paper-I17th April 2021 (10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M)
TNPSC AAO Exam Date Paper-II17th April 2021 (03.00 P.M. to 05.00 P.M)
TNPSC AAO Result DateReleases Soon


TNPSC AAO Vacancy 2021:

The total number of vacancies for the TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 has been released by the commission is about 429 vacancies.

Name of the PostVacancy
Assistant Agricultural Officer106+16
(Carried Forward
Assistant Horticultural Officer204 + 103
(Carried Forward

TNPSC AAO Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates who are going to apply for the TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 must attain the eligibility criteria that is drafted by the commission. generally, the TNPSC AAO Eligibility Criteria drafted under three major criteria that a candidate is required to fulfill in order to be eligible for TNPSC AAO 2021 Exam.

TNPSC AAO Age Limit 2021: (As on 01.07.2021)

The age limit for the AAO & AHO prescribed in the TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 are given below for your reference.

Category of ApplicantsMinimum
(Should have
Maximum Age
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs(OBCMs),
BCMs and DWs of all Castes
18 yearsNo Maximum Age limit
“Others” [i.e. Applicants not belonging to
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs,
BCs(OBCMs) and BCMs]
18 years30 Years
(Should not have


TNPSC AAO Educational Qualification: (as on 05.02.2021)

Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification on the date of this TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 PDF.


(i) Must have passed Higher Secondary (plus two) Examination.

(ii) Must possess two years Diploma in Agriculture from the Institutions recognized by the Government of Tamil Nadu or affiliated with the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University; or Gandhigram Rural Institute, Dindigul District; or any other institutions under the control of the Commissioner of Agriculture.


9i) A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination and

(ii) A pass in the two years Diploma course in Horticulture in the Institutions approved by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University or Director of Horticulture and Plantation Crops or Gandhigram Rural University.


Applicants should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil on the date of this Notification.

TNPSC AAO Selection Process

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has conducted the selection process to recruit the eligible candidates at national level. Based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination, the tentative list of eligible candidates for certificate verification will be announced in the Commission’s website. After verification of the original certificates, the eligible candidates will be summoned for final selection through counselling method.

In TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification, the TNPSC AAO Selection process is based on 2 stages

  • Written Exam(paper 1 & 2)
  • Document verification

It is mandatory for the candidate to qualify both these stages of examination in order to make it to the provisional selection list released by the commission.

TNPSC AAO Exam Pattern 2021:

PaperSubjectNo of QuestionsMax MarksDuration
IAgriculture2003003 hours
IIGeneral Studies (HSC
752002 hours
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test
(SSLC Standard)


TNPSC AHO Exam Pattern 2021:

PaperSubjectNo of QuestionsMax MarksDuration
IHorticulture2003003 hours
IIGeneral Studies (HSC
752002 hours
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test
(SSLC Standard)


TNPSC AAO Minimum Qualifying Marks:

The TNPSC AAO 2021 Notification has prescribed the minimum qualifying marks in order to get qualified. The details are given below.

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Marks
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs200



The selection candidates for TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 for the above said posts will get the pay scale of Rs.20600-65500 (Level-10) (Revised Scale).

TNPSC AAO Notification 2021: Important Links

Check here the TNPSC Official Site

Download the TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 PDF

Start Here the TNPSC AAO 2021 Registration Process –

How to apply for TNPSC AAO Notification 2021?

  • First of all, candidates have to visit the official site.
  • If you are a new user, then start the registration process by filling in all the mandatory fields.
  • After the successful completion of the registration, you will receive the registration number and password.
  • Using the registration number and password, log in and start to fill the TNPSC AAO Notification 2021 Online Application Form.
  • Fill in all the important fields.
  • Upload the photograph & signature as prescribed in the official TNPSC AAO notification 2021.
  • Submit the application form successfully and take a printout for your future use.