OPSC Recruitment 2022: Application link open for Odisha Civil Services examination, Know how to apply for 405 posts
Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited online for recruitment to the Group-A and Group-B posts under the Odisha Civil Services (OCS). The online application link has already been opened for the Odisha Civil Services examination 2021 on the official website of Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on Monday.
The link for registration and re-registration and payment of the examination fee will be available till February 9 and the last date for submission of registered online application is February 18, 2022.
The civil service aspirants can now log in to the official website (www.opsc.gov.in) and fill up online forms to take part in one of the toughest recruitment examinations of the State.
A total of 405 vacant Group A and Group B posts under the Odisha Civil Services will be filled with this recruitment drive.
Odisha Civil Services Exam Important Dates
Starting date of online application: January 10, 2022
Last date of registration and payment of the examination fee: February 9, 2022
Last date of submission of registered online application: February 18, 2022
Total vacancy- 405
For category wise vacancy details, you can check the official notification given below.
Odisha Civil Services Exam Eligibility criteria
The applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized institute or university in any discipline.
Age limit (as on January 1, 2021)
Minimum age limit – 21 years
Maximum age limit- 32 years
Age limit relaxation is available for reserved category applicants as per govt norms.
Note that the Odisha Cabinet recently revised the upper age limit from 32 years to 38 years.
How to apply for Odisha Civil Services Exam 2021
Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the posts through online mode by visiting the official website- opsc.gov.in and clicking on the ‘Apply Online’ option on the homepage. Candidates can register and fill in the application as per instructions. Candidates are advised to take a printout of the submitted application fee for future reference.
A candidate is required to pay non-refundable and non-adjustable fee of Rs 500. The ST/SC and persons with disabilities candidates are exempted from paying the fee.