TNUSRB Recruitment 2023 Application Form, Dates, Vacancies, Eligibility

TNUSRB Recruitment 2023: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board or TNUSRB is the proficient authority that carries out a state-level entrance exam for the posts of Sub-Inspector in Taluk, Armed Reserved, and Tamil Nadu Special Police in Tamil Nadu state on annual basis.

Every year TNUSRB invites online applications for the eligible candidates to take part in the recruitment process. Candidates possessing a bachelor’s degree can apply for the entrance exam online; however, they need to qualify for the written entrance test for their selection. The Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board is about to release the application forms for the post of SI (Sub Inspector) at their official website i.e. Once the relevant notification is released, candidates will be able to know the important schedule, eligibility criteria, and other related details.

TNUSRB Recruitment 2023 Highlights

Name of the Exam TNUSRB SI 2023
Full-Form of the Exam Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board Sub Inspector
Level of Exam State Level
Conducting Authority Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board
Application Mode Online
Mode of the Exam Offline (Pen and Paper mode)
Exam Medium English and Hindi
Official Website

TNUSRB Recruitment 2023 Important Dates

Events Expected Dates
The online application process starts from To be released
Last date to submit the form To be released
Last date to apply with late fee To be released
Admit card release date To be released
Entrance exam date To be released
Release of Answer key To be released
Declaration of result To be released
PMT/ ET/ PET commencement To be released

Eligibility Requirements


  • Applicant must be of Indian nationality and he/ she should be a resident of Tamil Nadu State in order to be eligible.
  • Other state candidates will not be allowed to take up the TNUSRB Recruitment Exam.

Educational Qualification

  • A candidate should possess a bachelor’s degree in 10+2+3/4/5 pattern or 10+3+2/10+3+3 pattern in diploma courses from a known and recognized Government Institution/University.
  • Applier must have studied the Tamil language in Class X or XII in order to apply for the TNUSRB Recruitment Exam.
  • Those applicants who have qualified for their degree from distance education/ open universities after completing schooling and ITI in the 10+3+2 pattern can also appear for the exam.
  • In case any applicant has passed his/ her graduation degree from an open university in a 10+2+3 pattern, then he/ she cannot take up the recruitment exam.

Age Limit

  • Any applicant who is in the age group of 20 years to 28 years can appear for TNUSRB Recruitment Examination.
  • Meanwhile, candidates belonging to the police department who have completed five years of service give this exam up to the age of 45 years.
  • However, this relaxation is only applicable for the candidates who are participating via departmental quota.
  • Candidates who are Ex-personnel / ex-servicemen of Central Paramilitary forces can take up the exam till 45 years of their age.

You can check the upper age limit for various categories as given in the below table:

Category Upper age limit
Most Backward Class / Backward Class (Muslim)/ Backward Class & Denotified Community 30 years
SC/ ST 33 years
Destitute Widow 35 years

TNUSRB Recruitment 2023 Application Process

  • Those candidates who are seeking recruitment in TNUSRB and aspiring to apply for the TNUSRB recruitment exam; need to fill out the form before the due date of its submission.
  • It is obligatory for the candidates to fill in with correct personal details, academic details, communicational and other information in the form.
  • Contenders have to fill in the application form validly and upload the scanned passport photo as well as a category certificate and other requisite documents as per the declared specifications.
  • Pay the crucial application charges to complete the rest of the application process.
  • Once the application form submission task gets completed, the applier will receive the confirmation mail regarding the completion of their application process on their registered email id.

Application Fee:

Candidates can make payment of the application fee via both online and offline modes i.e. debit card/credit card/ Net Banking or via Cash through the nearest branch of State Bank of India.

Category Application fee
Open/ Departmental Quota Rs. 500/-
Open & Departmental Quota Rs. 1000/-

Exam Pattern

Open Quota:

  • The duration assigned to complete the pen and paper-based (offline) exam is 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks will be 35% of 70 marks (25 marks).
  • There will be a total number of 140 questions carrying half mark each.
Subjects Marks
General knowledge 40 marks
Logical Analysis, Information Handling Ability, Communication Skills, Psychology Test, and Numerical Analysis 30 marks
Total 70 marks

Departmental Quota:

  • The duration allocated for the Written Examination is 3 hrs (180 minutes).
  • Minimum qualifying marks will be 35% of 85 marks (30 marks).
  • The paper will carry 170 questions and each question will be of half mark.
Subjects Marks
General knowledge 15 marks
Police Standing Orders and Police Administration, Indian Evidence Act, Criminal Procedure Code, Indian Penal Code, Information handling ability, Logical Analysis, Communication Skills, and Numerical skills 70 marks
Total 85 marks

Selection Process

S. No Test Marks (open quota) Marks (departmental quota)
1. Written examination 70 marks 85 marks
2. Physical efficiency test 15 marks Qualifying examination
3. Viva’s voice 10 marks 10 marks
4. Special marks 5 marks ( Sports/ NSS/ NCC quota) 5 marks (imparted for medals in National Police Duty Meet)
  Total 100 marks 100 marks

TNUSRB Recruitment 2023 Results

Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) will publish the results for the post of Sub Inspector Exam 2023 on their authorized web portal. The result will be granted once the TNUSRB SI Exam 2023 gets over. Moreover, the TNUSRB SI results will be issued for the candidates of Departmental Category and Open Category.

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