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OPSC OCS Notification 2024 Out for 399 Group A and B Posts

OPSC OCS Notification 2024 Out: The OPSC OCS Notification 2024 has been released by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on its official website at opsc.gov.in. The notification is published to invite online applications from eligible candidates for 399 vacancies for various Group A and Group B posts. The online application link is active now. The last date of application is 16th February 2024. You can apply from the direct link mentioned in this article or visit the official website.

OPSC OCS 2024 Notification

OPSC has issued an OPSC OCS Notification 2024 having all the information related to the eligibility criteria, application fees, important dates, and others. Candidates can download the OPSC OCS 2024 notification PDF from the link below. Candidates can go through the details from the OPSC OCS Notification 2024 PDF before they apply for Group A and Group B posts in Odisha.

OPSC OCS Notification 2024: Overview

The OPSC OCS notification 2024 is out for 399 Group A and Group B post vacancies. The overview table sums up all the details like apply online date, number of vacancies, posts, and others. Interested candidates can check the OPSC OCS Notification 2024 overview from the table below.

OPSC OCS Notification 2024
Recruiting Body Odisha Public Service Commission
Exam Name Odisha Civil Service Examination 2024
Number of Vacancies 399
Category Govt Jobs
Posts Group A and Group B
Exam Level State
Online Application Start Date 17th January to 16th February 2024
Official Website opsc.gov.in

OPSC OCS Notification 2024: Important Dates

The online applications are accepted for OPSC OCS 2024 Notification from 17th January to 16th February 2024. Candidates who wish to apply for the upcoming recruitment drive should know all the details and important dates such as the online application start and end date, and exam date. Knowing all the dates will surely help aspiring candidates to prepare for the exam well. The below table has all the important dates related to OPSC OCS Notification 2024.

OPSC OCS Notification 2024: Important Dates
Events Dates
Online Application Start Date 17th January
Last Date to Apply Online 16th February 2024
Last Date to Pay Application Fee 16th February 2024
OPSC OCS Prelims Exam 2024 To be Notified
OPSC OCS Mains Exam 2024 To be Notified

OPSC OCS 2024 Vacancy

According to the OPSC OCS Notification 2024, the commission is going to recruit 399 candidates for different posts in Group A and Group B categories. The post-wise vacancies of both groups are provided in the below table:

OPSC OCS 2024 Vacancy
Group Posts & Services Vacancies
Group-A Odisha Administrative Service (Junior Branch) 30 (10-w)
Odisha Finance Service (Junior Branch) 56 (18-w)
Odisha Police Service (Junior Branch) 06 (02-w)
(Group-B) Odisha Co-operative Service 12 (04-w)
Odisha Revenue Service 90 (30-w)
Odisha Labour Service 113 (38-w)
Odisha Taxation & Accounts Service 68 (22-w)
Odisha Employment Service 01
Odisha Co-operative Audit Service 04 (01-w)
Odisha Tourism Service 19 (06-w)
TOTAL 399 (131-w)

OPSC OCS Apply Online 2024

The commission started accepting online applications from 17th January to 16th February 2024 on the official website @opsc.gov.in. Candidates are advised to fill out their application forms before the last date of registration to avoid any technical issues. The direct link to apply for the OPSC OCS 2024 will be made active once it is active on the official website. You can apply by clicking on the direct link given below and also from the official website.

OPSC OCS Notification 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria to be able to apply for the OPSC OCS recruitment 2024. The eligibility of a candidate will be determined through the age limit and educational qualification. As per the official notification, the age limit and educational qualification are mentioned below which need to be fulfilled by every individual to fill out the online application for OPSC OCS notification 2024.

OPSC OCS 2024 Age Limit

A candidate must fall within the age limit of 21 and 38 years as on 01 January 2023. The candidates must have not been born before 2nd January 1985 and not later than 1st January 2002.

OPSC OCS Age Limit (as of 01/01/2023)
Particular Age Limit
Minimum Age 21
Maximum Age 38

OPSC OCS 2024 Educational Qualification

Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline or an equivalent degree from a recognized University to apply online for the OPSC OCS Recruitment 2024. Only eligible candidates can apply for the given posts under this recruitment and they must be able to read, write and understand Odia language and have below qualification.

  • Passed Middle School Examination with Odia as a language or a subject;
  • Passed HSC or Equivalent with Odia as a medium of examination in a non-language subject;
  • Passed Odia as a language subject in the final examination of class 8th in school or educational institute.

OPSC OCS 2024 Selection Process

The candidates who wish to prepare for the OPSC OCS exam 2024 must be aware of the selection process. The OPSC OCS 2024 Selection Process mainly consists of a prelims exam, a mains exam, and an interview. The Prelims exam is a screening and of qualifying in nature and the marks will be included in the final merit list. The knowledge of the OPSC OCS selection process helps individuals to prepare better for the exam and qualify for the exam. The OPSC OCS 2024 selection process is mentioned below which can be followed to plan your preparation and ace the exam.

  • Preliminary Written Exam- Objective Questions will be asked in the OPSC OCS prelims exam 2024 of 400 marks.
  • Mains Written Exam- There will be 8 papers of Subjective types of 250 marks each.
  • Personality Test/ Interview- Those who will qualify for the Mains exam, will be called for the interview.
  • Document Verification- Educational and other documents will be checked for all the candidates who will qualify for the merit list.
  • Medical Examination- A basic medical check up will be done before final selection or providing an offer letter.

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FAQs

Is OPSC OCS Notification 2024 released?

Yes, the OPSC OCS 2024 Notification has been released by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on the official website @opsc.gov.in.

How many vacancies are released for OPSC OCS Notification 2024?

A total of 399 vacancies have been releases by the commission to recruit eligible candidates on various Group A and Group B posts.

What are the online registration dates for Odisha Civil Service Examination 2024?

The interested and eligible candidates can apply for OPSC OCS 2024 starting from 17th January to 16th February 2024.

What is the selection process for OPSC OCS 2024 Exam?

The candidates have to go through a selection process to get selection in the OPSC OCS exam 2024, and the selection process consists of Prelims Exam, Mains Exam, and Interview.