TANGEDCO Assistant Engineers 2021: Eligibility, Vacancy, Application Form, Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card, Selection Process, Cut Off, Result, Answer Key

What is TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer 

This TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Examination is conducted by the Government of Tamil Nadu. There were three vacancies for the post of Electrical, Mechanical, and Civil. Its examination center is only in Tamil Nadu. Let us tell you, this position is very good in Tamil Nadu.

TANGEDCO has a complete form – ‘Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited. Its examination was scheduled to be held in April but has been postponed due to Kovid-19. In this article, you can see all the information about TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Examination below.

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer- Highlights

Exam Conducting Authority Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO)
Official Website http://www.tangedco.gov.in
Name of the Post Assistant Engineer (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil)
Total Vacancies 600+ (Expected)
Selection Process Written test
Notification Release Date To be announced
Last Date to Apply Online To be announced
Admit Card Release Date To be announced
Last Date to get Admit Card To be announced
Exam Date and Time 24th & 25th April and 1st & 2nd May 2021  Postponed
Exam Center Location Tamil Nadu
Exam Mode Online

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer: Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for your TNEB recruitment is shared below:

Position Education Age
NAPS Wireman 8th pass from recognized school by state or central board Minimum 18 years Old

Qualification Required

It is very important for all the candidates to have passed Bachelor of Engineering (EEE / ECE / EEE / CSE / IT / Mechanical / Civil) (OR) A under Electrical (Mechanical / Civil Engineering Branch).

Age Limit

  • Let me tell you, the age of all the candidates applying should not be more than 30 years, and should not be less than 18 years.
  • In this, some age relaxation by the government. Rules are given only to candidates of special category.

Age Relaxations

  • You know that anytime, candidates belonging to the Other Backward Classes are given a relaxation in the age of 03 years as per government rules.
  • Applicants belonging to all Scheduled Castes categories are exempted at the age of 05 as per government rules.
  • All applicants belonging to the Scheduled Tribes category are given an age relaxation of 08 years as per government rules.

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer 2021 Vacancy

The application process for this TANGEDCO began on 15 February 2020, and the last date to apply was 16 March 2020. It was announced the vacancy of only 600 seats for TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Recruitment across the state.

One can apply for TANGEDCO AE recruitment directly from the official website of TANGEDCO. It depends only on the number of vacancies declared every year that this Tangedco department is being recruited for different posts, which are different in different categories and districts.

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The candidates who qualify for the post of Assistant Engineer are allotted seats on the basis of reservation, and this is the number of seats available for the post for the year 2021.

 TANGEDCO AE Recruitment Vacancies
Assistant Engineer ‘Electrical’  



  1. Electrical and Electronics Engineer – 364 posts
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering / Instrumentation Engineering – 28 posts
  • Computer Science / Information Technology Engineering – 8 posts
Assistant Engineer ‘Mechanical’ 125
Assistant Engineer ‘Civil’ 75

Distribution of Vacancy

The category-wise distribution of vacancies for TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Electrical, Mechanical, and Civil can be seen below in this article. If you too are eagerly waiting for this exam, then it is very important to know about its vacancy:

Assistant Engineer/Electrical -400 Vacancy

Electrical And Electronical Engineering ‘EEE’ -364 Vacancy

Community Non- Priority Priority DAP (LD) DAP (D&HH) DAP (B&LV) DAP (MD) Total Vacancies
GT 86 21 1 1 3 112
BCM 11 2 13
BCO 72 18 1 3 3 97
MBC/DC 54 15 2 1 72
 BCM 1 1
SC 42 9 2 2 55
SC (A) 8 1 1 10
ST 3 3
TOTAL 276 66 4 4 6 7 364

Electronics and Communication Engineering / Instrumentation Engineering ECE – 28 Vacancy

Community Non- Priority Priority DAP (LD) DAP (D&HH) DAP (B&LV) DAP (MD) Total Vacancies
GT 8 1 9
BCM 1 1
BCO 5 1 4 7
MBC/DC 5 1 6
 SC 3 1 4
SC (A) 1 1
TOTAL 23 4 4 28

Computer Science/ Information Technology Engineering (CSE) – 8 Vacancies

Community Non-Priority Priority DAP (LD) DAP (D&HH) DAP (B&LV) DAP (MD) Total Vacancies
GT 2 1
 MBC/ DC 1 1
SC (A) 1

Assistant Engineer/Mechanical – 125 Vacancies

Community Non-Priority Priority DAP (LD) DAP (D&HH) DAP (B&LV) DAP (MD) Total Vacancies
GT 24 6 1 1 32
GT TM 5 2 7
BCM 4 1 5
BCO 19 4 1 1 25
BCO TM 16 2 8
MBC/DC 15 4 1 20
MBC/DC TM 4 1 5
SC 13 2 15
SC TM 2 1 3
SC(A) 3 3
SC(A) TM 1 1
ST 1 1
Total 60 37 125

Assistant Engineer / Civil – 75 Vacancies

Community Non-Priority Priority DAP (LD) DAP (D&HH) DAP (B&LV) DAP (MD) Total Vacancies
GT 15 4 19
GT TM 4 1 5
BCM 2 1 3
BCO 11 2 1 14
BCO TM 4 1 5
MBC/DC 9 2 1 1 13
MBC/DC TM 1 1 2
SC 8 2 10
SC TM 2 2
SC(A) 1 1 2
Total 57 15 1 1 1 75

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2021 – Apply Online

Whichever candidates want to apply for TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Recruitment, will have to log in on the online portal, and apply online after confirming to meet the required TANGEDCO AE eligibility criteria. Follow all the instructions given below by us.

  • In this process it is necessary to fill in the personal details, and also upload the necessary documents, pay the fee, and print the application form along with the required personal details, as well as scan and upload your passport size photograph and signature, By size.
  • Make sure that you do not leave any blank and enter the information correctly because filling in the wrong information can cause you to be dismissed from the exam.
  • All the candidates are very important to fill the details like exam center, mode of payment, etc.
  • Once you successfully apply, make sure you don’t forget to download the acknowledgment receipt and make a printout of it for future use.
  • I am requesting all the candidates to follow TANGEDCO AE or apply online process before the last date.

How to Apply Form For TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer 2021

Follow the Sequence of Steps By steps given below to apply Form

Step 1: First of all, visit the official website of TANGEDCO www.tangedco.gov.in.

Step 2: Then, you go to the homepage & find the link regarding recruitment

Step 3: After that, “Apply Online” & section. Click on the TANGEDCO AE recruitment link.

Step 4: Now, you will get the official TANGEDCO AE notification from the website, watch it carefully.

Step 5: Then, fill the TANGEDCO AE application form with the required details, and also upload the required documents.

Step 6: Now, you pay the application fee

Step 7: After this, click on submit button.

Step 8: In the last, keep a print of the application fee for future references.

Application Fee

  • For OC, BCO, BCM & MBC/DC: Rs.1000/-
  • SC, SCA & ST, Destitute widow and Differently abled persons: Rs. 500 / –

All the candidates can pay for the application form for this exam both online or offline. Fees are not refundable after payment to the candidate. You should submit the application form after seeing it thoroughly.

Candidates who fail to pay their application fee are not allowed to appear in the TANGEDCO AE Recruitment Examination.

Note- All candidates will have to pay the applicable GST / Service Fee in the bank.

TANGEDCO AE 2021 Exam Date

Let me tell you, the exam date for TANGEDCO AE recruitment will be released by the Commission soon. You should wait for the date, and don’t miss the exam preparation.

Events Exam Date
TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020-21 To be announced soon

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer 2021 Exam Pattern

Let me tell you, the TANGEDCO AE exam pattern for the online exams is organized in three papers for Engineering Mathematics, Basic Engineering and Sciences, and Concern Discipline. The TANGEDCO AE recruitment exam date may be released soon.

Selection will be done on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in this online written test. If any candidate passes, then that candidate is selected on the basis of merit. The candidate has only 2 hours to give this exam, and it is 100 marks.

Papers Subject (Online Examination) No. of questions Marks Duration
Paper 1 Engineering Mathematics 20 20  


2 Hours

Paper 2 Basic Engineering and Science 20 20
Paper 3 Subject/Stream Oriented 60 60
TOTAL 100 100
S.No Type No. of Questions No.of alternative answers Max mark for a correct answer Max marks Negative mark for every wrong answer
1 Part 1 20 4 1 20 1/3
2 Part 2 20 4 1 20 1/3
3 Part 3 60 4 1 60 1/3

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer- Syllabus 2021

Here is the detailed TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Syllabus for 2021. If you want to participate in this exam, then it is important to first see the syllabus. For all of you candidates, have a look at the table below before starting the tango preparation.

TANGEDCO Syllabus for Assistant Engineer

Part 1: Engineering Mathematics 

  • Determinants and Matrices.
  • Calculus & Differential Equations.
  • Vector Calculus.
  • Functions of Complex Variables & Complex Integration.
  • Transforms.
  • Numerical Methods.
  • Applied Probability.

Part 2: Basic Engineering & Sciences

  • Applied Mechanics.
  • Mechanical Engineering.
  • Physics.
  • Material Science.
  • Civil Engineering.
  • Electrical Engineering.
  • Computers.
  • Chemistry.

Part 3: Concerned Subject

Civil Engineering:

  • Structural Engineering.
  • Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering.
  • Transportation Engineering.
  • Water Resources Engineering.
  • Environmental Engineering.
  • Surveying.

Mechanical Engineering:

  • Mechanics.
  • The Strength of Materials & Design.
  • Material Science & Materials.
  • Thermodynamics.
  • Heat Transfer.
  • Production Technology.
  • Automotive Engines.

Electrical & Electronics Engineering:

  • Electrical Circuits & Fields.
  • Power Systems.
  • Control Systems.
  • Electrical Machines.
  • Power Electronics and Drives.
  • Digital Electronics.
  • Digital Signal Processing.
  • Computer Control of Processes, Networks.
  • Communication Engineering.

Electronics and Communication Engineering:

  • Circuit Analysis.
  • Electronic Devices.
  • Electronic Circuits.
  • Digital Electronics.
  • Measurements and Instrumentation.
  • Microprocessor & its applications.
  • Electromagnetic Fields.
  • Transmission Lines and Networks.
  • EM waves and waveguides.
  • Antennas & Propagation.
  • Microwave Engineering.
  • Communication Theory and Systems.
  • Digital Communication.
  • Computer Communication Networks.
  • Optical Communication.
  • Signals & Systems.
  • Digital Signal Processing.
  • Control Systems.

Production and Manufacturing:

  • Basic Mechanisms & Elements of Design.
  • Casting, metal forming, and metal joining processes.
  • Tool Engineering, Machine tool operation, Metrology, and Inspection.
  • Engineering Materials, & Computer-Aided Manufacturing.
  • Product and Process Design, Design of Jigs and Fixtures, & Press Tools.
  • Operations Research.
  • Operations Management.
  • Quality Control Reliability & Maintenance.

Industrial Engineering:

  • Probability, Statistics, Engineering Economy, & Costing.
  • Work System Design and Ergonomics.
  • Operation Research.
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management.
  • Quality Engineering & Management.

Computer Science & Information Technology:

  • Applied Probability & Operations Research.
  • Discrete Mathematical Structures.
  • Compiler Design.
  • Operating Systems & System Software.
  • Distributed Systems.
  • Programming & Data Structures.
  • Algorithm Analysis & Design Techniques.
  • Microprocessors and Microcontrollers – Computer Architecture and Organization.
  • Digital Signal Processing.
  • Computer Networks.
  • Database Management Systems.
  • Software Engineering Methodologies.
  • Artificial Intelligence.
  • Mobile Computing.
  • Security In Computing.

Instrumentation Engineering:

  • Measurements.
  • Analog Electronics.
  • Digital Electronics.
  • Industrial Instrumentation and Analytical Instrumentation.
  • Control Systems & Industrial Data Communication.

TNEB Assistant Engineer Admit Card 2021

To sit in the TNEB Assistant Engineer Admit Card 2021 exam hall, it is necessary to download the admit card. The Hall Ticket Studio of Assistant Engineer Admit Card 2021 (Electrical, Mechanical, and Civil) of TANGEDCO must have a valid printout.

The candidates without admit card will not get admission. The Candidates can download the admit card from the TNEB website. It is available in online mode. Let us know, the admit card will be available 2 weeks before the exam.

Impo. Notes- You have to pay attention that it was going to be tested. But has been postponed due to Covid-19. The examination dates fixed for the post of Assistant Engineer / Electrical, Mechanical, and Civil between 24.04.2021 to 16.05.2021 have been postponed due to an increase in COVID cases,

And the dates of provisional examination will be informed later”. All the information about the exam will be delivered to you through cgprepp.

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer 2021 Selection Process

The TANGEDCO AE recruitment exam is conducted through an online computer-based examination. There are two steps involved in this selection process which you can read below: You have to pay a lot of attention to how the selection will be done in an exam.

  • Written Examination: In this, the candidate is selected according to his / her performance in an objective test, and it is conducted in online mode. Its exam is divided into three parts, which are related to various branches of engineering, mathematics and science. In this phase of the candidate, you are selected for the next round based on the marks secured.
  • Document Verification: Once the candidate is eligible, his / her selection is called for the next round, ie Document Verification. Those candidates are asked to appear along with the required documents, which are verified by the Commission. After verification of the original certificate of the candidate, the eligible candidates are selected according to the the eligibility, qualification of marks in the competitive online examination, and the rule of reservation.

How to Download TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Result 2021

Step 1: First, go to the official website of TANGEDCO www.tangedco.gov.in.

Step 2: Then, you select the TANGEDCO AE result from the GT Results column.

Step 3: After that, after you have verified, click on the result link.

Step 4: Now, fill in the details you asked. To get TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Results in 2021, information like name, hall ticket number, DOB and password will have to be entered.

Step 5: Now, after you have entered the details thoroughly, click on After Submit to check the results.

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Cut Off 2021

The cut-off of this TANGEDCO AE serves as an eligibility criterion. It determines the opening and closing rank for all those who have cleared the exam. TANGEDCO AE eligibility in this TANGEDCO AE recruitment varies according to reservation categories.

All the candidates appearing in this AE exam should clear the minimum Tangoed AE cut off marks, in order to qualify for the exam. The TANGEDCO AE cut-off marks vary by category. The qualifying marks for TANGEDCO online examination are 40% for OCs, 35% for BC and 30% for SC / ST / Ex-servicemen.

Category Expected Cut Off Marks 2021
Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
General 42.278 37.956 61.479 51.905 66.448 65.043 48.775 48.589
SC 37.373 34.142 50.040 39.587 53.258 52.753 43.695 40.233
BCO 41.677 37.324 59.266 49.145 62.657 57.852 48.278 48.180

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Salary

Post Salary
Assistant Engineer (Electrical) Rs.39800/- to 126500/-
Assistant Engineer (Mechanical) Rs.39800/- to 126500/-
Assistant Engineer (Civil) Rs.39800/- to 126500/-

TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Recommend Books

Let me tell you, to track any exam, it is important to study with a good book. When you prepare for any recruitment exam, it is very important that we read the book of good writer. This will not only make your preparation easier, but it will also enable you to become well-versed.

We have introduced some of the most recommended TANGEDCO AE books for your preparation here: I hope if you have to clear the exam of TANGEDCO AE, then you can pass with the help of the below mentioned book.

Name Of Books Author/ Publications Featurs
Higher Engineering Mathematics Author: B.S. Grewal

Publications: Khanna Publishers

  • This book covers all the topics related to GATE and competitive exams. It contains examples in each chapter that make learning easy and interesting. You can easily do any question with this.
  • This book is equipped with the principle part.
Engineering Fundamentals- An Introduction to Engineering Author: Saeed Moaveni

Publications: Cengage Learning

  • It explains the basic principles and basic principles of engineering.
  • It consists of technology to produce or produce a product.
Objective Electrical Engineering Author: VK Mehta

Publications: c. Moon

  • This includes various strategies used in electrical engineering.
    In this, the example is also available for you to learn easy.
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