Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021: Odisha Public Service Commission(OPSC) has recently published a notification declaring 392 vacancies for Group A and Group B posts under Odisha Civil Services(OCS) on 31st December 2020.
The online application for OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021 will be active from 12 January 2021, in which interested and eligible candidates can apply online for the preliminary examination.
OPSC OCS Exam 2021: Notification Details
|Name of Department:||Odisha Public Service Commission(OPSC)|
|Post Name:||OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021|
|No. of Vacancy:||392|
|Category:||Odisha Govt Job|
|Notification Released On:||31/12/2020|
|Selection Process:||Prelims Exam, Mains Exam and Interview Round|
Check all important dates for Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021.
|Online Application Starting Date:||12/01/2021|
|Online Application Closing Date:||11/02/2021|
|Last Date to Submit Online Application:||18/02/2021|
|Prelims Exam:||To be notified soon|
|Mains Exam:||To be notified soon|
|Interview Round:||To be notified soon|
|UR & SEBC/OBC/EWS:||Rs.500/-|
|Payment Mode:||Through Debit/ Credit Card/ Net Banking|
OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021: Vacancy Details
A total number of 392 vacancies for the Group A and Group B posts have been declared by the Odisha Public Service Commission for OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021.
- Group A: 247 Vacancies
- Group B: 145 Vacancies
The vacancy detail is given below.
|SNo||Name of the post||Category||
GROUP- A (Junior Branch)
|1||Odisha Administrative Service||
|2||Odisha Police Service||03 (01-w)||01||01||01||–||–||–||06|
|3||Odisha Finance Service||52 (17-w)||12 (4-w)||17(6-w)||23(8-w)||04||–||–||104(35-w)|
|4||Odisha Cooperative Service (ARCS/AGCS)||04||–||01(w)||03(1-w)||01||–||–||08(02-w)|
|5||Odisha Revenue Service||37 (12-w)||08 (3-w)||12(4-w)||17(5-w)||04||–||–||74(24-w)|
|6||Odisha Taxations & Accounts Service||32 (11-w)||07 (2-w)||10(3-w)||14(5-w)||04||01||01||63(21-w)|
OPSC OCS Exam 2021: Eligibility Criteria
- Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree from any University incorporated by an act of the central or a state legislature in India.
- He/She must be able to read, write and speak Odia language.
Age Limit (as on 01/01/2020)
The age of the candidate should be between 21 to 32 years to apply online for OPSC Civil Services Recruitment 2021,
- Upper Age relaxation for SC/ST/SEBC/Women/Ex-Serviceman: 05 years
- Upper Age relaxation for PWDs whose permanent disability is 40% or more: 10 years
How to Apply for OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021 ?
Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website www.opsconline.gov.in for Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021 from 12 January to 18 February 2021 at 11:59 pm.
*The online application link will be active from 12 January 2021.
OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021: Selection Process
Selection Process for OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021 is given below:
- Preliminary Examination
- Mains Examination
- Personality Test or Interview Round
Process: Candidates who qualify Prelims Exam will be eligible for the Mains Exam and the finally selected candidates from Mains exam will be called for Personality Test or Interview Round.
Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021: Exam Pattern
The mentioned below examination pattern for OPSC Civil Service Preliminary and Mains Examination will greatly help the students who have applied the Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021 form.
OPSC Civil Service Prelims Exam Pattern
|Paper I||General Studies||200||2 Hours|
|Paper II||Optional Subject||200||2 Hours|
OPSC Civil Service Mains Exam Pattern
|VI, VII, VIII & IX||There will optional subjects any two subjects will be selected. Each subject has two papers.||300 Marks Each|
OPSC Civil Service Interview Round
An interview is conducted for OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021 to check your personality. The interviewer checks for your intellectual skills, mental ability, communication skills, and way of responding. It will be like a natural conversation. Candidates should be aware of current things happening at national and international level.
The interview will be of 250 marks which will be the final round to select qualified candidates for Odisha Civil Service Group A and Group B posts.