Updated April 28th, 2024 at 11:52 IST

TN TRB Assistant Professor Recruitment: Application Deadline Extended For 4000 Vacancies

TN TRB Recruitment: Interested individuals can apply for 4000 assistant professor vacancies through the official website trb.tn.gov.in till May 15.

Reported by: Nandini Verma
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The Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board (TN TRB) has extended the registration deadline for assistant professor recruitment. The last date to apply for TN TRB Assistant Professor Recruitment has been extended from earlier, April 29 to May 15, 5 pm. The recruitment notification, which was released on March 14, announced the opportunity for direct recruitment of Assistant Professors in the Tamil Nadu Collegiate Educational Service across government Arts, Science, and government colleges of Education.

TN TRB Recruitment 2024: Full Details

With a total of 4,000 vacancies up for grabs, interested individuals have been encouraged to apply through the official website trb.tn.gov.in since March 28. It's essential for candidates to note the key dates associated with this recruitment process:

  • Notification Date: March 14
  • Commencement of Online Application: March 28
  • Last Date to Apply: May 15
  • Tentative Exam Date: August 4
  • Interview Date: To be announced later

TN TRB Assistant Professor Recruitment: Vacancy Details

The vacancy details for the TN TRB Assistant Professor recruitment 2024 are as follows:

  • Backlog vacancies: 72
  • Shortfall vacancies: 4
  • Teaching vacancies for differently-abled persons (hard of hearing) in Tamil and computer application subjects: 3
  • Current vacancies: 3,921
  • Total - 4000 vacancies

TN TRB Recruitment Notification 


Candidates are advised to review the subject-wise list of vacancies and subject-post-wise educational qualification requirements outlined in the recruitment notification. Additionally, it's important to ensure that the age of the candidate is less than 57 years as of July 1, 2024.

TN TRB Exam Pattern

The selection process for the TN TRB Assistant Professor recruitment involves a written examination followed by interviews. Here's an overview of the examination pattern:

  • Written Examination:
    • Paper 1: 100 marks, comprising two sections
      • Section A: 50 compulsory questions (1 mark each) from Tamil Language and General Knowledge, especially Current Affairs (1 hour)
      • Section B: Eight descriptive-type questions from the subjects opted for, of which candidates must attempt any five (2 hours)
    • Paper 2: 100 marks, consisting of two sections
      • Section A: 50 multiple-choice questions (1 mark each) (1 hour)
      • Section B: Eight long questions, of which candidates must attempt any five (2 hours)
  • Interview Round: 30 marks

To qualify, open category candidates must score a minimum of 40%, while other categories require a minimum of 30%.

As the deadline approaches, candidates are urged to complete their applications promptly to avoid any last-minute technical glitches. This recruitment drive presents a valuable opportunity for aspiring Assistant Professors to contribute to the educational landscape of Tamil Nadu.


Published April 28th, 2024 at 10:29 IST