OPSC Recruitment 2021 for Group A and B posts

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Mar 23, 2021

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Odisha Public Service Commission has been released a notification to fill the vacancies in the posts of Group A and B. The Odisha Public Service Commission is going to conduct a Preliminary exam of Civil Services for the eligible candidates. The official notification for the Prelims examination has been uploaded on the official website of the Odisha Public Service Commission i.e.

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The commission has decided to conduct the Preliminary Exam of Civil Services on May 23, 2021. Preliminary exam will consist of two papers, Paper – I and Paper – II.

Paper Name Timing Number of MCQs
General Studies -I 10 AM -12 AM 100
General Studies -II 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM 80

The Exams will be taken in five zones i.e. Balasore, Brehempur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Sambalpur.

Notification of OPSC Civil Service Examination 2021

Odisha Public Service Commission has uploaded the notification for the Preliminary exam in January. The last date to fill the application forms is February 18, 2021. Eligible candidates can fill the online application form in the official website of OPSC on and before the last date.

The admit cards for the Preliminary Examination will be made available by the Odisha Public Service Commission in its official website.

OPSC Recruitment 2021: Highlights

Name of the Exam OPSC Civil Service Examination,2021
Last Date of Application Submission February 18, 2021
Job City Cuttack
State Odisha
Conducting Body Odisha Public Service Commission(OPSC)
Minimum Educational Qualification Graduate
Number of Vacancies 392
Role of the Job Administration, Finance and other functions
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OPSC Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

  • Starting Date to fill the Application Forms: January 12, 2021
  • Last Date for submission of Application Forms: February 18, 2021
  • Date of Preliminary Exam: May 23, 2021

OPSC Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications:

  • Candidates should have a Bachelor Degree from a recognized university.
  • Candidates should be able to read, write and speak in Odia Language.

Age Limit:

Candidate’s age should be minimum 21 years and maximum 32 years as on 01/01/2021.

OPSC Recruitment 2021: Selection Procedure

Selection Procedure comprises of three stages:

  • Civil Services Preliminary Examination

This examination consists of two papers i.e. General Studies- I and II, of 200 marks each. The questions will be of objective type.

  • Civil Services Mains Examination

Questions will be of descriptive type in this examination. Total marks will be 2600.

  • Final Interview Round will be of 250 marks.

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