Articles 316 to 319 of the Constitution of India deal with the structure of State Public Service Commissions. Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission is headed by the Chairman and comprises of fourteen other members, all appointed by the Governor of Tamil Nadu, in accordance with the above provisions of the Constitution of India.

Organization Chart

The current composition of the Commission is as follows:

Designation
Chairman
THIRU Ka. BALACHANDRAN, I.A.S, (R)
From 13.04.2020 onwards
THIRU Ka. BALACHANDRAN, I.A.S, (R) From 13.04.2020 onwards
Member
Dr.P.Krishnakumar
Dr. P. Krishnakumar, B.E., M.B.A., M.Phil., MCSD., PDFL (Malaysia), Ph.D.,
Member
Thiru A.V.Balusamy
Thiru A.V.Balusamy B.Sc, B.L.
Member
Dr. C. Munianathan, I.A.S., (R)
Member
Prof. K. Jothi Sivagnanam, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Member
Dr. K. Arulmathi, M.Sc., Ph.D.,
Member
Fr. A. Raj Mariasusai, B.A., B.Ph., M.A.,
Designation Name Date from which
holding the Post
Chairman Dr.K.Arulmozhi,I.A.S(R) THIRU Ka. BALACHANDRAN, I.A.S, (R) 13.04.2020
Member Dr.P.Krishnakumar Dr.P.Krishnakumar, B.E., M.B.A, M.Phil, MCSD(USA), M.I.E.E.E, PDFL(Malaysia), Ph.D 20.04.2017
Member Thiru A.V.Balusamy Thiru A.V.Balusamy B.Sc, B.L. 20.04.2017
Member Dr. C. Munianathan, I.A.S., (R) Dr. C. Munianathan, I.A.S., (R) 16.07.2021
Member Prof. K. Jothi Sivagnanam, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Prof. K. Jothi Sivagnanam, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., 15.07.2021
Member Dr. K. Arulmathi, M.Sc., Ph.D., Dr. K. Arulmathi, M.Sc., Ph.D., 14.07.2021
Member Fr. A. Raj Mariasusai, B.A., B.Ph., M.A., Fr. A. Raj Mariasusai, B.A., B.Ph., M.A., 15.07.2021

The Commission meets at frequent intervals and hands down necessary rules, policies, guidelines and decisions on various issues arising from time to time. The Secretary to the Commission holds responsibility of ensuring implementation of its' various decisions, besides handling day-to-day administration, departmental promotion committees, oral tests for recruitment, etc. The Controller of Exams is responsible for notifying and conducting recruitment and departmental examinations and currently, the above posts are manned by:

Position Name Date from which
holding the Post
Secretary Tmt.P.Uma Maheswari I.A.S Tmt.P.Uma Maheswari I.A.S., 23.06.2021
Controller of Examinations Thiru.Kiran Gurrala I.A.S Thiru.Kiran Gurrala I.A.S., 23.06.2021
  • Secretary

    • NAME: Tmt.P.Uma Maheswari I.A.S.,
  • Controller of Examinations

    • NAME:Thiru. Kiran Gurrala I.A.S.,

Departments of TNPSC are headed by Joint Secretary, Deputy Secretaries and Under Secretaries consisting of sections headed by Section Officers and other subordinate staff.