TPSC Recruitment 2021 - Vacancies, Eligibility, Application Process, and Result

Last Modified on : 13 Jan 2022

TPSC Recruitment

Tripura State Public Service Commission (TPSC) conducts recruitment for various posts every year in different government departments in the state. Interested and eligible candidates are required to complete the one-time profile registration on the official website and then they can simply apply for any post they are eligible for.  The hard copy of the filled-in application form is to be sent to the relevant authority. Recruitment for various posts viz. Foreman, Technical Assistant, Director, Blind Educator, General Duty Medical Officer, Junior Medical Officer, Assistant Professor, Teachers, Group A Gazetted officers are announced. The posts and number of vacancies vary each year. Here, in the article, we are covering the recruitments announced in the year 2021. Read on for important dates, eligibility, selection process, and more for the TPSC Recruitment 2021.

Latest Update: The online application process for the Food Safety Officer recruitment is active on the official website. The last date for application submission is 30th November 2021.

TPSC Recruitment 2021 - Overview

Recruitment Name

Tripura State Public Service Commission (TPSC) Recruitment 2021

Concerned authority

State Government of Tripura

Official Website


Different Posts

Application Mode


Selection Process

Varies as per posts (Generally, it is Preliminary, Skill Test, and Main)

Job Location


TPSC Recruitment 2021 Important Dates


Last Date for Application

Exam Date

Food Safety Officer

30th November 2021 (5.30 PM)

To be announced

Junior Medical Officer/ General Duty Medical Officer (GDMO)

21st May 2021


Assistant Professor

15th May 2021


Agriculture Officer

6th April 2021

12th September 2021

TPSC Recruitment 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

Check out the table below for the selection procedure of different posts.


Exam Pattern/ Selection Procedure

Food Safety Officer

Written Exam (MCQ Type question on General Studies - 85 marks), Interview/ Personality Test (15 marks)

Junior Medical Officer/ General Duty Medical Officer (GDMO)

Interview/ Personality Test


Assistant Professor


Agriculture Officer

Written Exam (Multiple Choice Type, 180 Marks), Interview/ Personality Test (20 marks)

For detailed exam patterns of the written exam, candidates must check the respective notifications on the official website.

Syllabus for TPSC Recruitment

The syllabus for different posts is provided on the official website. Follow the steps provided here to download the syllabus:

  • Visit the official website (link provided above).
  • On the home page, click the ‘Examination’ menu.
  • From the drop-down, select the ‘Syllabus and Schemes’ option.
  • Click on the ‘Download/ View’ link in front of the respective posts.

TPSC Recruitment 2021 Eligibility

Eligibility criteria for different posts under the TPSC Recruitment 2021 are mentioned below.

Post - Food Safety Officer

Age Limit

Education Qualification

18 to 40 years on 24th September 2021 (upper age relaxation will be provided to reserved category candidates)

Bachelor's Degree in Food Technology/ BioTechnology/ Dairy Technology/ Oil Technology/ Agricultural Science/ Biochemistry/ Veterinary Sciences/ Microbiology


Master's Degree in Chemistry or BUMS/ BSMS/ BAMS/ MBBS/ BHMS/ BDS from a recognized university.

Post - Junior Medical Officer/ General Duty Medical Officer (GDMO)

Age Limit

Education Qualification

Up to 40 years as on 17th May 2021

  • Medical Qualification as mentioned in the First/ Second schedule or Part-II of the Third Schedule of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956.
  • Completion of Internship and Permanent Registration Certificate of any State Medical Council/ Medical Council of India.

Post - Assistant Professor

Age Limit

Education Qualification

Upper age limit is 40 years as on 22nd March 2021

  • Master's Degree with minimum 55% marks (or equivalent grade in a point scale) in concerned/ relevant/ allied subjects.
  • Must have passed the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by UGC or the CSIR or a similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/ SET (OR) Ph.D. degree.

Post - Agriculture Officer

Age Limit

Education Qualification

Upper age limit is 40 years as on 30th March 2021

Five years age relaxation for SC/ ST category candidates and government servants

  • A Bachelor Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture from a recognized university.
  • Desirable – Knowledge of Agro climatic condition of Tripura. Knowledge of Bengali or Kokborok language.

TPSC Recruitment 2021 Application Process

Eligible and interested candidates are required to apply for the different posts under the TPSC recruitment through the official website. Here is the detailed application process.

Steps for Filling the Application Form

  • Visit the official website at
  • Click on the link for the post you are interested in.
  • If you are applying for the TPSC recruitment for the first time, you need to complete the One Time Profile Registration process. Those who have applied earlier for any post must log in using their user Id and password.
  • After the one-time registration is complete, you will receive a one-time password in your registered email. Log in using this password and change it for future access.
  • Now, you are all set for completing the application process.
  • Login to your profile and complete the application form by providing the remaining details.
  • Upload the required documents.
  • Make the application fee payment.
  • Recheck the application details and submit the application form.
  • A copy of your filled-in application form will be sent to your email. Take a print of the same. If asked, send the hard copy and the required documents to the relevant authority.

Application Fee

The application fee will vary as per different posts. The payment is to be made using the credit card/ debit card/ internet banking. Post-wise application fee details are as under:


Application Fee

Food Safety Officer

₹ 250 (General)

₹ 150 (SC/ ST/ BPL card holders/ Physically Handicapped

Junior Medical Officer/ General Duty Medical Officer (GDMO)

₹ 300 (General)

₹ 250 (SC/ ST/ BPL card holders/ PwD)

No fee for SC/ ST candidates of other states

Assistant Professor


Agriculture Officer

₹ 250 (General)

₹ 150 (SC/ ST/ BPL card holders/ Physically Handicapped

Other Details

TPSC Recruitment 2021 Vacancies

Vacancies for different posts are mentioned below in the table:


Number of Vacancies

Food Safety Officer


Junior Medical Officer/ General Duty Medical Officer (GDMO)


Assistant Professor


Agriculture Officer




TPSC Recruitment 2021 Admit Card

Admit cards for various recruitments will be released online at the official website seven to ten days before the exam. Candidates can download the same using their login credentials. The admit cards have details for the exam day, date, timings, venue, etc. It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the exam center along with a valid ID proof.

TPSC Recruitment Answer Key

Answer keys for the TPSC recruitment exams are released online a few days after the exam. Candidates can download the answer keys from the official website. The final result is calculated based on the answer key.

TPSC Recruitment Result

The result for the written exam under the TPSC recruitment 2021 will be released online. Candidates can check their results at the official website. The exam conducting body releases cut-off marks after the result announcement. Those who meet the cut-off are selected for the post. Document verification is conducted before the final allotment.  

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question 1: Is it necessary to complete the Profile creation?

Yes, Profile creation allows you to save your information such as personal details, educational qualifications, etc. These details are saved on the official website and candidates are not required to enter these again and again while applying for different posts.

Question 2: What are the documents to be uploaded for TPSC recruitment 2021?

For most posts, candidates are required to upload a scanned image of passport size photograph and signature. Dimensions of the photograph must be 130 pixels (horizontal) and 170 pixels (vertical) and the signature must be 100 pixels (horizontal) and 90 pixels (vertical). The file size must be between 20KB to 50KB and the files must be in JPEG/ JPG format.

Question 3: Is there any provision for challenging the answer key?

No provision for challenging the answer key is provided.

Question 4: Please provide a direct link for downloading the syllabus of TPSC recruitment.

You can download the syllabus for different posts here.

Question 5: Can I pay the application fee through offline mode?

No. The application fee can be paid only through the online mode.