There is no maximum age limit for applying to the post; however the minimum age is 18 years.
The minimum educational qualification is B.E. (Agriculture) or B. Tech (Agricultural Engineering) or B.Sc., (Agricultural Engineering) or B.E. (Mechanical) or B.E. (Civil) (or) B.Tech (Automobile Engineering) or B.E. (Production Engineering) or B.E.(Industrial Engineering).
Along with the educational qualification, applicants also need to have adequate knowledge in Tamil language.
The Commission will conduct written exam which will comprise of two papers. Interview will also form an important part of the selection process. The total mark will be 570 out of which only 70 marks will be for interview. The question paper will be bilingual: English and Tamil, except English language paper.
Examination will be held at Chennai, Coimbatore and Madurai.