TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Check Educational Qualification , Vacancies, Selection Procedure

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Tamil Nadu Electricity Board and Tamil Nadu Generation & Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) have announced vacancies for the post of assistant engineer in departments of Electrical, Civil, and Mechanical. 

Every year TANGEDCO recruits a good number of candidates and this year also they have notified about 600 vacancies. So, all the aspiring engineers with the right qualifications can apply for the exam and avail of this opportunity. 

Before you apply for the exam, it is important to have a brief knowledge about the position and also about the examination and its application. Conducting mistakes can lead you to lose one year. If you do not wish to take this risk, make sure to gather enough information before applying for the exam. 

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Direct Link To Apply Online For TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020


Formed on 1st July 1957, Tamil Nadu Electricity Board got reconstructed into different segments for the development of the state. TANGEDCO came into being in the year 2010 for the generation and distribution of electricity in different towns and villages of Tamil Nadu. With the regular extension of electricity supply to different villages across the State, the department opens up for engineers each year. Depending upon the position and other factors, the salary of the engineers ranges from Rs 39, 800 to Rs 1,26,500 monthly. 

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The department opens up for different positions such as assistant engineers or junior engineers and many others. The honorable positions along with the handsome pay scale attract a good number of candidates each year. Applying for the examination is the gate pass through which the candidates can aim to reach out to the position and get a settled life. 

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TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Important Dates

Last date for submission of the exam fee: 16th March [Extended]
Last Date For Exam fees through Indian Bank/ Canara Bank/ Indian Overseas Bank: 19th March 2020 [Extended]

The candidates should submit the application form and the fee before or on the last date so that they do not miss out on the opportunity this year. 

The date for the examination is still to be out. It is expected that it should be in the months of June or July 2020. But the official notification about the exam dates should be out soon. 

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Vacancies

  • Assistant Engineer/Electrical-> 392 Vacancies
  • Assistant Engineer/Mechanical-> 125 Vacancies
  • Assistant Engineer/Civil-> 75 Vacancies
  • Back-Log -> 8 Vacancies

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Educational Qualification

The Education Qualification has been mentioned in the official notification on the website. The candidates should have a certificate of BE or B.Tech in relevant discipline from a recognized university. As the position is of assistant engineer, the online prime qualification is that the candidate should be an engineer from a proper university. 

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Age Limit

Generally, all the candidates should be on or above 18 years of age to apply for the exam. The maximum age decided for the exam application is of 30 years. But there are some relaxations for some categories. Widows, SCs, STs, and SC(A)s can apply until the age of 35 years. Also BCs (not Muslims), and MBCs/DCs can apply until the age of 33 years. 

Application Process

The exam form and the exam fee have to be submitted online on the official website of TANGEDCO. The exam fee is Rs 1000 but for differently-abled, DW, SC, ST, and SC(A) the exam fee is Rs 500. The exam fee has to be paid online depending upon the categories mentioned. But the candidates should keep in mind about GST while making the payment. 

How To Apply For TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020

With just a few simple steps, the candidates can apply for the exam online. 

  • You can apply for the exam at the official site of tangedco.gov.in
  • As you enter the website, you will get the link for recruitment on which you need to click
  • This will take you to a page where you will find the exact link for the recruitment of the exact position. 
  • Click on this link, you will get a notification about the eligibility and other details. 
  • If you adhere to the details in the notifications, start the application process by filling all the details.
  • Submit the application form along with the exam fee before the last date. 
  • The exam fee needs to be done online along with the GST. 

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Selection Procedure

The recruitment process for the position of TANGEDCO AE is conducted in three important steps and these are:

  • The first step is the written exam. If you score well in the exam, then only you will get the chance for the next round.
  • PMT or the Physical Measurement Test is the next process that you need to pass through after you have qualified the written test.
  • Viva-Voice is the last step when you have qualified the first two steps. When you have qualified this step, you get to work in the department as an assistant engineer. 

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020: Exam Pattern

The online examination carries 100 marks and lasts for 2 hours. It has three parts and these are:

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Basic Engineering and Sciences
  • Stream Oriented

The first two parts have 20 questions with 1 mark each. The 3rd part has 60 questions with 1 mark each. 



Note: Marks will not be deducted for the questions left unanswered.

Though there are 600 vacancies for the position of TANGEDCO AE, there will be thousands of candidates who will be applying for it. Everyone with the hope of cracking through the exam will be trying their best to do well in the recruitment procedure. But people who have combined hard work with strategy are the ones who will actually qualify in the process. 

Some of the techniques that are worth trying are maintaining a proper time table for the preparation, solving test papers, and getting expert’s help. There are so many candidates who enroll themselves in online classes so that they can prepare well under the guidance of experts and crack through the exam smoothly.

Download Official Notification Of TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020

Direct Link To Apply Online For TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020

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