TAMIL NADU PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
NOTIFICATION NO: 08/ 2015
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Applications are invited only through online mode up to 03.06.2015 for Direct Recruitment to the vacancies in the following post:-
Name of Post: Assistant Statistical Investigator
in the Department of Economics and Statistics
Scale of pay: Rs.5,200 -20,200/-(PB1) + Grade Pay 2,800/-
Candidates should possess the following or its equivalent Qualifications.
Degree in Statistics;
Any one of the following degree with Statistics as an ancillary / allied subject
(i)Degree in Mathematics
(ii)Degree in Computer Science
(iii)Degree in Economics
(iv)Degree in Computer Applications
Any Degree with Post Graduate Degree in Operations Research/ Econometrics / Mathematical Economics.
Provided that the candidates with the above Degrees other than Statistics are expected to be fully conversant with basic level concepts of Statistics including Bayes’ theorem in Probability, Probability distributions like Binomial, Poisson, Normal, t, Chi-Square & F, Probability Generating Functions, Moment Generating Function, Theory of Estimation, Testing of Hypothesis using various Statistical Tests like Z, t, F, Chi-Square, basics of Multiple Regression and Multivariate analysis and Sampling design. In addition, they should have basic skills in using MS-Excel for Statistical data analysis.
A.The Rule of reservation of appointments applies to this recruitment. As far as reservation for ‘third gender’ is concerned, the Government of India order in pursuance of the judgement of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in W.P.(Civil) 604 of 2013 is awaited.
B.In G.O. Ms. No. 145, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (S) Department, dated 30.09.2010, the Government have issued orders to fill up 20% of all vacancies in direct recruitment on preferential basis to persons studied the above prescribed qualification in Tamil Medium. The 20% reservation of vacancies on preferential allotment to Persons Studied in Tamil Medium (PSTM) will apply for this recruitment. The turns for PSTM has been ordered in G.O. Ms. No. 40, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (S) Department, dated 30.04.2014. (Candidates claiming this reservation should have studied the above prescribed qualification for the post in Tamil Medium and should have the certificate for the same. Having written the examinations in Tamil language alone will not qualify for claiming this reservation). If the candidates with PSTM are not available for selection for appointment against reserved turn such turn shall be filled up by Non-PSTM candidates but belonging to the respective communal category.
(For further details refer para. 29 (xix) of the ‘Instructions to candidates’).
C.The number of vacancies advertised is only approximate and is liable for modification including reduction with reference to vacancy position at any time before finalisation of selection.
D.If no qualified and suitable women candidates are available for selection against the vacancies reserved for them, those vacancies will be filled by male candidates belonging to the respective communal categories.
Examination Fee: Examination fee Rs.150/- (Examination Fee Rs.100/- + Cost of Application Rs.50/-) (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only)
How To Apply:
•Candidates should apply only through online in the Commission’s Website www.tnpsc.gov.in or in www.tnpscexams.net
•Before applying, the candidates should have scanned image of their photograph and signature in CD/DVD/Pen drive as per their convenience.
•A valid e-mail ID and Mobile Number are mandatory for registration and e-mail ID should be kept active till the declaration of results. Candidates are cautioned to keep your e-mail ID and password confidentially since communications will be sent to the mobile and e-mail.
•All the particulars mentioned in the online application including Name of the Candidate, Post Applied, Communal Category, Educational qualification, Date of birth, Address, e-mail ID, Centre of Examination etc. will be considered as final and no modifications will be allowed after the last date specified for applying online. Since certain fields are firm and fixed and cannot be edited, candidates are requested to fill in the online application form with the utmost care and caution as no correspondence regarding change of details will be entertained.
[For further details refer para 2 (How to apply) of Instructions to Candidates]
•The candidates who wish to receive SMS should register their mobile number in the application.
Important Dates: Last date of Application 03-06-2015
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