Tripura Public Service Commission (Tripura PSC) 2021 Career Notification. Tripura PSC has released official notification for the job openings of Agriculture Officer vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 02nd March, 2021.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-

Agriculture Officer - 63 Posts

Job Location - Agartala

Other Qualification Details :-

Online applications are invited from bonafide citizens of India for recruitment to the post of Agriculture Officer, TAFS, Gr-l, Group-B Gazetted under the Department of Agriculture and Farmer's Welfare, Govt. of Tripura in the Scale of Pay of Rs. 10,230- 34,800/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 4,800/- and pay level 13 of Tripura State Pay Matrix 2018.

Post Name: Agriculture Officer

No of Post: 63

Educational Qualifications: Essential: A Bachelor Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture from recognized University/ Institution.

(B) Desirable:

i) Knowledge of Agro-climatic condition of Tripura.

ii) Knowledge of Bengali or kokborok.

Age: Upto 40 years as on 30-03-2021.

Selection Process :-

The Recruitment process will comprise of two successive stages viz.  (i) Written Examination of 180 marks (multiple Choice Type Test), Interview/ Personality test for 20 marks.

MCQ part-I:-English and General knowledge including current affairs

MCQ part-II:-Agriculture Interview Personality test -  30

(OMR based MCQ type) -  150

OMR based MCQ type - 20

(a) A limited no. of candidates, maximum 5 (five) times of total vacant posts(in category wise), will be selected merit wise for Interview on the basis of the result of Written Examination, subject to securing minimum qualifying marks as fixed by the Commission.

(b) It is also mentioned here that candidate(s) scoring marks equal to that of the last qualified candidate in the Written Examination shall also be called for next stage of the recruitment process.

(c) The candidates who will be found qualified in the Written examination will be called to appear in the Interview/ Personally Test.

(d) In the list of recommendation, merit position of candidates securing equal marks will be finalized as per their seniority of age.

The same procedure is to be followed for preparing waiting List, if there be any. Further, provided that, in the list of recommendation, merit position of candidates securing equal marks in aggregate and also of the same age will be decided on the basis of percentage of marks obtained in the minimum educational qualification prescribed in Recruitment Rules/ Service Rules.

(e) Ranks of the candidates are not prepared for the candidates beyond the recommendation list & wait list (if there be any).

(f) It is also mentioned here that candidate(s) scoring marks equal to that of the last qualified candidate in the written examination shall also be called for interview. The final selection will be made in order of merit and merit list will be prepared by adding the marks obtained in the written examination and Interview. If a candidate remains absent in Interview , his/her candidature will not be considered for final selection.

(g) For detailed syllabus/scheme of examination please visit

Steps to Apply :-

1. (a) Candidates will have to submit application through Online Application Portal only. The Commission will not entertain any hard copy application. Before submission of online application, read carefully the necessary instructions regarding filling up of online application.

(b) Online Application Portal will be available on Commission's website from 02-03-2021 to 30-03-2021 (5.30 PM). Before applying for the post, an applicant shall register his/her bio- data particulars through One Time Profile Registration (OT PR) on the Commission's Website viz. or through the link provided in Once applicant registers his/her particulars, a User ID is generated and sent to his/her registered mobile number and email ID. Applicants need to apply for the post using the OT PR User ID through Commission's website.

(c) Applicants should avoid submitting multiple applications. However, if due to any unavoidable circumstances, any applicant submits multiple applications then he/she must ensure that the application with latest Receipt Number is complete in all respects. 

(d) In case of multiple applications, the application with latest Receipt Number shall only be entertained by the Commission and fee paid against one Receipt Number shall not be adjusted against any other Receipt Number.

2. (a) Candidates are not required to upload with their applications any certificate in support of their claims regarding Age, Educational Qualifications, Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes and Persons with Benchmark Disability (PH), EX-S.ervice Men, BPL card holders etc.

Official Notification