OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021; Apply for 392 Group A & Group B Post

OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021: Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has released a new notification to hire candidates for the post of Group A and Group B under Odisha Civil Services. There is a total of 392 vacancies available for various departments under the Odisha Government. Eligible and interested candidates can apply for OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021 on the official website of OPSC from 12th January to 11th February 2021.  

All candidates can check important dates, eligible criteria, Age limit, Qualification, selection criteria, Exam pattern other details here. If you have any doubt you can ask in the comment section below.   

OPSC Odisha Civil Service Examination 2021 Highlights  

Organization   Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC)  
Job Type   State Govt   
Post Name   Group –A and Group -B 
No of Vacancies   392 
Qualification   Any Degree 
Mode of application  Online  
Last Date   11/02/2021   

OPSC Recruitment 2021 Details:   

Here you will get important dates, eligibility criteria, Age limit, Qualification, selection procedure, Exam pattern other details of OPSC Recruitment 2021. If you have any doubt you can ask in the comment section below.   

OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021 Important Dates   

Event Start Date End Date 
Online Registration 12/01/2021 11/02/2021 
Online Payment of Examination Fee 12/01/2021 11/02/2021 
Submission of Online Application 12/01/2021 18/02/2021

Odisha Civil Service Exam 2021: Vacancy Details 

OPSC has announced 392 vacant posts for Group A and Group B in civil services. There is a total of 247 vacancies available for Group A for various Post Like Odisha Administrative Service(OAS), Odisha Police Service(OPS), Odisha Finance Service(OFS). The remaining 145 for Group B Posts like Odisha Revenue Service(ORS), Odisha Co-operative Service(OCS) & Accounts Service And OdishaTaxation(OT & AS). The post wise vacancy details are given benow

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Eligibility Criteria for OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021  

Educational Qualification:  

Candidates must have passed a Bachelor’s Degree from any university in corporated by an Act of central or state legislature in India or an Educational Institution Established by an Act of Parliament or deemed to be a university under section-3 of the University Grants Commission act,1956 

The aspirants must be able to read, write and speak regional language Odia. 


  • A candidate must be a citizen of India 

Age Limit:   

  • Minimum Age limit is 21 years   
  • Maximum Age Limit 32 years.   
  • There is an age relaxation applicable as per the rules. The maximum age shall be relaxed by 03 years to those belonging to OBC categories and 05 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST. 10 years for PH above the respective category  

Application Fees   

  • RS 500 for General/OBC candidates   
  • Nil for SC/ST/PwD candidates   

OPSC Recruitment Notification PDF 2021   

OPSC has released a notification and conducted to fill Group-A and Group -B Post. The online application process will be beginning on Dated 12 January 2021 and its last date is 11 February 2021. The official notification PDF is available below. Download the notification and read carefully the details notification before filling the application  

Salary for OPSC Recruitment 2021 

The payment  shall be made monthly remuneration as given below in the table and will be considered for regularization as per the Odisha. 

 Group A 
01 Odisha Administrative Service 56,000 at level 12 in the pay matrix 
02 Odisha Police Service 56,000 at level 12 in the pay matrix 
03 Odisha Finance Service  56,000 at level 12 in the pay matrix  
Group B 
04 Odisha Co-operative Service Group B 44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix  
05 Odisha Revenue Service Group B 44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix  
06 Accounts Service And OdishaTaxation group B 44,900 at level 10 in the pay matrix  

Selection Process for Odisha Civil Service 2021:

The selection for the OPSC Recruitment 2021 vacancy will be carried out on the basis of performance in the three-stage Exam.  

  •  Preliminary exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Personality Test

Exam Pattern 

Candidates have to qualify for all three stages (Preliminary exam, mains Exam and Personality Test) in the OPSC exam to get shortlisted for a government job.

Preliminary exam: 

The Preliminary Exam shall include of two papers, Objective type (MCQs) will be asked. 

Paper-I General Studies (maximum marks 200) 

Paper-II General Studies (maximum marks 200) Paper 2 includes aptitude Questions.  

Each paper shall be of 2 hours duration. 

Mains Exam 

Mains exam includes 5 compulsory papers along with 4 optional papers (2 Optional Subjects)

Paper Subject Marks Duration (hours) 
Paper I Odia Language 300 
Paper-II English 300 
Paper III English Essay 300 
Paper IV GS I 300 
Paper V GS II 300 

OPSC Civil Service Personality Test 2021

The candidates for the personality test will be selected on the basis of the merit list prepared based on the marks obtained in the mains exam. The personality test will be of 250 marks. The final list of recommended candidates will be based on the cumulative marks obtained in the Mains exam and the personality test. 

OPSC Civil Service Examination Syllabus 

Here you can download the latest syllabus of OPSC Group A And Group B Recruitment. Download the complete syllabus from the below link.

Application Process for OPSC Civil Service Examination 2021:   

Follow the below steps to apply for the OPSC Vacancy   

  • Visit the official Website of OPSC Recruitment https://www.opsc.gov.in 
  • Read the detailed notification first.   
  • then click on registration and register yourself by giving all the required information correctly
  • then click on the fee payment option and pay the required fees. You can pay using DC/CC/Net Banking/UPI   
  • Then click on the apply button and fill in all your educational details, address, and all.   
  • for the document, verification upload a clear image of the certificate, mark sheets, and caste certificate.   
  • Then Choose your preference of post.   

Important Link For OPSC Recruitment 2021  

Apply Now download
Official Notification button
Official Website button 1 e1599332631520

About Odisha Public Service  

The Commission, based upon the ideals and functions as laid down in the Constitution of India, will endeavour to support the human resources capability of the Govt through absolute transparency, fairness, use of advanced technological platforms and best practices available anywhere in the world.

  1. Endeavour to provide the best human resources in Civil Posts/Services in Group A and selected Group B Services.
  2. Provide services of Constitutional concurrence and advice in all areas of promotion and discipline of Govt servants as specified by the Govt.
  3. Ensure framing and amendment of Recruitment Rules for various services and posts under the Govt of Odisha.
  4. Regulate all complaints relating to pensions and arrears of Govt Servants.
  5. Consider any matter referred by the Governor of Odisha as deemed appropriate

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Some FAQ About OPSC Civil Service Recruitment 2021 

  1. What is the full for of OPSC?

    OPSC Stands for Odisha Public Service Commission.

  2. What are the posts under OPSC Recruitment 2021?

    The following Post Vacancies available Under OPSC Recruitment 2021: Total 392 Post
    Odisha Administrative Service(OAS): 137 Post
    Odisha Police Service(OPS): 06 Post
    Odisha Finance Service(OFS): 104 Post
    Odisha Revenue Service(ORS): 74 Post
    Odisha Co-operative Service(OCS): 08 Post
    Accounts Service And OdishaTaxation(OT & AS): 63 Post

  3. How do I apply for OPSC OAS 2021?

    You can apply for OPSC OAS 2021 post by visiting the official website of Odisha Civil Service Commission i.e https://www.opsc.gov.in

  4. When OPSC result will be declared?

    The expected date of OPSC Civil Service examination result is March 2021. Keep visiting Sarkarinaukry for latest updates.

  5. How many attempts are there for OPSC Civil Service Examination?

    There are 4 attempts for General & OBC Category Candidates.
    7 Attempts for socially and educationally backward classes
    unlimited attempts for SC and ST category candidates

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