Odisha Civil Services Examination Notification has been released by the Odisha Public Service Commission. If you were searching for the OPSC Civil Service Examination 2021 then you are in the right place.
Odisha Public Service Commission(OPSC) is inviting online applications from eligible candidates for the OCS 2021 Examination. OPSC Conducts Odisha Civil Services Examination for recruitment to all the Group A and Group B posts and services coming under the Odisha Civil Services.
All the interested candidates can apply for the OCS 2021 from 10th January 2022 till 9th February. Here in this post, you will get complete information about OPSC Civil Service Examination 2021.
Updates as on 14th jan: OPSC has released the exam date of the Odisha civil service exam 2020. The exams will be conducted from 20th January 2022
OPSC Civil Services Examination 2021 Overview
|Organization||Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC)|
|Job Type||State Govt|
|Exam Name||Civil Service Examination|
|No of Vacancies||405|
|Mode of application||Online|
Odisha Civil Services Examination 2021 Notification details
Here we are providing all the details of the OPSC Civil Service Examination. So Check the application process, age limit, qualification, selection criteria, and the detailed application process which is given below.
|Starting Date for Registration||10/01/22|
|Last Date for Registration||09/02/22|
|Last Date for submission of the Application form||18/02/22|
|Admit Card||Release Soon|
|Civil Service Exam||20/01/22 – 06/02/22|
- For Others: Rs. 500/-
- For SC, ST, PwD: Nil
- Payment Mode: Payment will be made through SBI Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card / SBI Challan / BHIM / UPI.
OPSC Civil Service Vacancy Details
|Odisha Administrative Service, Group A (Junior Branch)||50|
|Odisha Police Service, Group A (Junior Branch)||06|
|Odisha Finance Service, Group A (Junior Branch)||97|
|Odisha Co-operative Service (ARCS/AGCS) Group B||02|
|Odisha Labour Service Group B||150|
|Odisha Revenue Service, Group B||40|
|Odisha Employment Service, Group B||10|
|Odisha Welfare Service, Group B||42|
|Odisha Taxation and Accounts Service, Group B||63|
Odisha OPSC Civil Service Salary Structure
The Salary of Odisha Civil Services are mentioned below
|Odisha Administrative Service, Group A (Junior Branch)||₹56,100 at level 12 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Police Service, Group A (Junior Branch)||₹56,100 at level 12 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Finance Service, Group A (Junior Branch)||₹56,100 at level 12 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Co-operative Service (ARCS/AGCS) Group B||₹44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Labour Service Group B||₹44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Revenue Service, Group B||₹44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Taxation and Accounts Service, Group B||₹44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Employment Service, Group B||₹44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix|
|Odisha Welfare Service, Group B||₹44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix|
Eligibility Criteria for OCS 2021
The following educational qualification and age criteria are required to apply for the OPSC OCS 2021.
The candidates should have a minimum age of 21 as of January 2021 and should not be above the age of 32.
The Following educational qualification is required to apply for the OPSC Civil Service Preliminary Examination 2021.
- The Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.
- The candidate must be able to read, write and speak Odia
Selection Process for Odisha Civil Services
The Candidates will be selected on the basis of performance on the following test
- Preliminary Examination
- Main Examination
- Personality Test or Interview
OPSC CSE 2021 Exam Pattern
The OPSC conducts the Odisha Civil Service Exam in three stages. The Detailed exam pattern is given below
Stage I: OCS Prelims Exam 2021
At the primary stage, OPSC Conducts the Civil Service Preliminary Examination.
The preliminary exam consists of 2 papers and both will be objective type(MCQ) type. The detailed papers & distribution of marks are as follows
|General Studies Paper-I||200|
- Paper-II consist of aptitude questions.
- The duration of each paper is of 2 hours
Stage II: OCS Mains Exam 2021
The candidates who will qualify in the preliminary examination shall be called for the OCS 2021 Main Examination.
The OCS Mains exam consists of 5 compulsory papers and 4 optional papers. The detailed Main Exam Pattern is as follows
Compulsory papers: Total 1400 marks
|Paper I||Odia Language||300 Marks||3 hours|
|Paper-II||English Language||300 Marks||3 hours|
|Paper III||English Essay||200 Marks||3 hours|
|Paper IV||General Studies I||300 Marks||3 hours|
|Paper V||General Studies II||300 Marks||3 hours|
Candidates have to select two optional subjects from the given list of optional subjects-
|Optional Subject I||Paper I||300 Marks||3 hours|
|Paper-II||300 Marks||3 hours|
|Optional Subject II||Paper I||300 Marks||3 hours|
|Paper-II||300 Marks||3 hours|
Stage III: OCS Personality Test
All those candidates who will qualify for the OCS main examination will be called for a personality test/interview. The personality carries 250 marks.
OPSC OAS Syllabus 2021
The detailed syllabus of the Odisha Civil Service Examination is given below.
How to Apply the odisha civil service exam 2021
- Go to the official portal of opsc which is opsc.gov.in
- Then Read the official notification of Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021 Advertisement.
- Then Click on apply and and register yourself by providing all the details.
- Then Fill the application form by providing all the necessary details
- Pay the application fees if applicable
- then printout the confirmation page and keep it for your future reference.