About TNUSRB SI exam
The Tamil Nadu Uniformed Service Recruitment Board is a constituted body to select suitable personnel in various categories for the Police Department, Fire & Rescue Services and Prison Department.
It conducts entrance examinations that pave the way for your recruitment in the above departments. Clearing these examinations opens many avenues for a job aspirant. The syllabus of these examinations varies according to the posts. For clearing all ambiguity, the TNUSRB examinations have a different syllabus and a different eligibility criterion, which must be carefully checked before filling out the examination forms. The forms are available online immediately after the notification of such recruitment.
Who should appear for TNUSRB?
All future Sub-Inspectors of Police (Men & Women), Police Constables (Men & Women), Firemen, Jail Warders (Men & Women) will have to clear the TNUSRB examinations. The qualification for each of these posts is extremely specific and has both an upper and a lower age limit. The qualifications required are normally same for both men and women; however there might be a little variation in the levels of physical fitness requirement, such as height measurement, etc. An avid knowledge of Tamil is a prerequisite for all of the aforementioned posts. There are several other requirements about which much information is provided online, since most of the registration and application process is now online. TNUSRB conducts (1) Written Examination with Objective Type Paper, (2) Physical Measurement Test / Endurance Test / Physical Efficiency Test, (3) Viva-Voce.
The Syllabus for the written examination for the Sub-inspectors of Police will be of degree level, with basic knowledge of Class XII of all the subjects as the datum. The Syllabus for General Knowledge portion for both Open and Departmental Candidates includes (1) General Science, (2) History of India, (3) Geography, (4) Economics and Commerce, (5) Indian Polity and (6) Current Events. The Syllabus for Psychology portion for both Open and Departmental Candidates includes (1) Logical Analysis, (2) Numerical Analysis, (3) Communication Skills, (4) Information Handling Ability, (5) Mental Ability Tests. In addition to the above, the Departmental Quota candidates will have question on the police topics, such as, (1) Police Standing Order (PSO), (2) Police Administration and (3) CrPC., IPC., Evidence Act.
Most of the questions pertain to the general ability of the applicant to comprehend the basic essence of the respective subjects and his or her ability to apply the knowledge in the field of work, if necessary.
As it can be understood, a basic working knowledge of the above mentioned topics is absolutely mandatory for all those aspiring to hold respectable offices in the Police, Fire & Rescue Services and Prison Departments. TNUSRB has an efficient screening process that separates the truly deserving from the rest. In a sense, these exams are also a gateway for the many who aspire for a secure future in government jobs. This makes his or her appointment to the desired offices a much hassle-free and assuring process. A lot of assistance regarding preparation and mock-tests is always available online, in different websites that offer free advice and coaching. TNUSRB is a skeleton key that opens all the main doors to a prosperous future in the Police, Fire & Rescue Services and Prison Departments. Clearing these exams are a necessary benchmark and anyone aspiring for a government job in the state of Tamil Nadu should start preparing for TNUSRB today itself.