Age Limit – The age limit will be considered as on 1st July 2019.
For SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/ DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes.
Maximum Age – 18 Years
Minimum Age – No Age Limit
No maximum age limit shall mean that the applicants should not have completed 58 years of age either on the date of notification or at the time of selection /appointment to the post.
Educational Qualification – A Degree in Pharmacy or A Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry or Degree in Chemistry
The qualification prescribed for the posts should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the following order of studies: 10th + HSC or its equivalent + Bachelor‟s degree + Post-graduate degree as required under Section 25 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016. Results of the examination should have been declared on or before the date of notification. (Section 20(4)(iv) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016).
With respect to the post of Junior Analyst, the qualifications considered equivalent are indicated in Annexure-I to this notification.
Examination Fee: For candidates who are applying only for the post of Junior Analyst – Rs.150/-
For candidates who are applying for both the posts of Drugs Inspector and Junior Analyst – Rs.200/-
SELECTION PROCEDURE –Selection will be made in two successive stages i.e.,
Oral Test in the shape of an interview.
The final selection will be made based on the total marks obtained by the applicants at the written examination and oral test taken together subject to the rule of reservation of appointments. Applicants‟ appearance in the written examination and oral test is compulsory. The applicant who has not appeared for any of the subjects in the written examination will not be considered for selection even if he/she secures the minimum qualifying marks for selection.