Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board constituted by the Government of Tamil Nadu conducts TNUSRB SI to recruit candidates for Sub Inspector of Police and Sub Inspector of Police (Technical and Finger Print branch). The Board conducts the exam separately for each post, i.e. SI (Tech) and SI (Finger Print). There are two different quotas to apply for the exam – open and departmental quota. Candidates who are already serving under Department of Police, Tamil Nadu can apply under departmental quota. The Board conducts TNUSRB SI in four stages – Written exam, Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Document Verification and Viva-Voce. To appear for the exam, candidates will need to apply for the exam in the online mode through the official website. Before applying, candidates must check whether they fulfil all eligibility conditions prescribed by the board.
The eligibility criteria of TNUSRB SI is determined by Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board along with the notification. TNUSRB SI eligibility criteria has been given below.
Age Limit: In order to be eligible for TNUSRB SI, candidates must be between 20 and 28 years of age.
Educational Qualification: Candidates must hold a degree in Science from UGC recognised Universities. Besides graduation, candidates should also have studied Tamil as a subject in class 10. Candidates not having studied Tamil in class 10 will need to clear Part 2 test held by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) within two years of joining the post.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other
The application form of TNUSRB SI is released by Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board. TNUSRB SI application form is available online. To apply for the exam, candidates will need to register for the exam after which they will need to fill all details in the application form. To apply successfully for the exam, candidates will have to pay application fee of Rs. 500. However, candidates who are applying under both open and departmental categories will have to pay Rs. 1000 as examination fee. The procedure to apply for TNUSRB SI has been provided below.
To apply for TNUSRB SI, candidates should follow the steps given below:
Click on ‘Create New User’
New User Sign Up Form’ will appear on screen
Provide email ID on which OTP will be sent
With the help of OTP, user ID and password will be generated
Using user ID and password, login to the application window
Provide all details such as personal, academic and contact details
Click on ‘Submit’
Pay application fee
Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board has released the exam pattern of TNUSRB SI along with the notification. As per TNSRB SI exam pattern, the exam will comprise four exam stages – Written exam, Physical Measurement Test, Document Verification and Viva-Voce. The written test will be held for 3 hours. The test will comprise 170 multiple choice questions. Candidates will be awarded 0.5 mark for every correct answer. The complete quota-wise exam pattern of TNUSRB SI written exam has been provided in the tables below.
TNUSRB SI Exam Pattern – Written Exam (Open Quota)
General Ability Test
Special marks for NCC, NSS and Sports/ Games
TNUSRB SI Exam Pattern – Written Exam (Departmental Quota)
Special marks for winning medals in National Police Duty Meet
Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB)is issued online. Candidates who have applied successfully for the exam can download admit card. Candidates can download TNUSRB SI admit card with their user ID and password. The conducting Board will not send the admit through post or any other method. Upon availability of admit card, TNUSRB has sent the link to avail the same on candidates’ registered email ID and mobile number. The procedure to download the admit card are as follows.
Steps to download TNUSRB SI admit card
Click on the ‘Hall Ticket’ link
The login window will appear on screen
Enter user ID and password
Click on ‘Login’
Save and download admit card
After the conduct of the written exam, the Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) will release the preliminary answer key of TNUSRB SI. The Board will publish TNUSRB SI answer key online in the form of pdf file containing the correct answers to all questions asked in the written exam. In case of discrepancies in the preliminary answer key, candidates will be able to raise objections by providing valid proof within 7 days from the date of release. After scutinising the objections raised by candidates, the Board will make the necessary changes and release the final answer key. Based on the final answer key, candidates can predict their probable score in TNUSRB SI written exam.
Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board will declare the result of TNUSRB SI in four-stage - written exam, Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Document Verification and final result. The Board will release the result of the written exam after the final answer key for the same has been declared. On the basis of the result of the written exam, candidates will be selected for Physical Measurement Test (PMT). Candidates qualifying PMT will be called for DV and then for Viva-Voce. After the conduct of the interview, the final result of TNUSRB SI will be prepared. On the basis of the final TNUSRB SI result, candidates will be shortlisted for recruitment to the various post available for Sub Inspectors.
The cut off of TNUSRB SI is the minimum number of marks that candidates must obtain in order to qualify the exam stage and become eligible for the next stage of the recruitment process. Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board will declare TNUSRB SI cut off individually for all stages of the exam after which the final cut off will be prepared. The Board has already prescribed the minimum qualifying marks of the written exam - 30 marks. First, the Board will determine the cut off of the written exam on the basis of which candidates will be shortlisted for PMT. Candidates qualifying PMT stage will be called for Document Verification. After Document Verification, candidates producing all valid certificates required for the exam will be selected to appear for Viva-Vice. After the interview, the Board will prepare the final TNUSRB SI cut off list. Based on the final cutoff, candidates will be recruited for the various branches of Sub Inspector.
Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board conducts TNUSRB SI exam in four stage to recruit candidates for the various branches available for the post of Sub Inspector. The four stage of the exam are – Written examination, Physical Measurement Test, Document Verification and Viva-Voce. Candidates will have to qualify each stage of the exam to be selected for subsequent rounds of the exam. On the basis of marks secured in the written exam, candidates will be selected for PMT. Qualifying PMT, candidates will be called for Document Verification. After document Verification, candidates producing all valid documents and certificated during Document Verification will be shortlisted to appear for Viva-Voce (Interview). After Viva-Voce, final result will be prepared on the basis of candidates’ performance in the exam.
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