OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021 Apply Online 392 Posts, Exam Date, Pattern

OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021 Vacancy Advertisement for Group A & B Posts, Apply Online for OPSC Civil Service Exam Vacancy 2021 Check Notification. Application Forms out for Odisha Public Service Commission Jobs Latest Openings New Jobs at www.opsc.gov.in| How to Apply for OPSC Civil Service Exam 392 Group A & B Posts

OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021 has recently released as an advertisement for the requirement of candidates for the vacant jobs. Applicants have to check the eligibility first and if you are eligible you can submit the application on or before the last date 18 February 2021. Here you can get information such as eligibility, application procedure, pay scale, vacancy details, etc. Collect all the OPSC recruitment related information from a further session of this article.

OPSC Civil Service Exam

OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021

Odisha Public Service Commission released the notification for Civil Service Exam to hire the candidates for Group A & B posts. There are 392 vacancies of Odisha Administrative Service, Group-A (Junior Branch), Odisha Police Service, Group-A (Junior Branch), Odisha Finance Service, Group-A (Junior Branch), Odisha Cooperative Service, (Group-B), Odisha Revenue Service (Group-B), and Odisha Taxation and Accounts Service (Group-B). Application form submission for the above posts will starts from 12 January 2021. You must check the information available on this page first before visiting the website of the commission.

OPSC AEE Recruitment 2021 Apply Now

Overview of Recruitment

Name of the organizationOdisha Public Service Commission
Exam nameCivil Service Exam
PositionsGroup A & B
No of posts392
Hiring procedureTest/ interview
CategoryGovt. job
Mode of applicationOnline
Official websitehttps://www.opsc.gov.in/
OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021

Vacancy details

Odisha Administrative Service, Group-A (Junior Branch)137 Posts
Odisha Police Service, Group-A (Junior Branch)06 Posts
Odisha Finance Service, Group-A (Junior Branch)104 Posts
Odisha Cooperative Service, (Group-B)08 Posts
Odisha Revenue Service (Group-B)74 Posts
Odisha Taxation and Accounts Service (Group-B)63 Posts


  • Online application will commence from 12 January 2021
  • The Online application will close on 18 February 2021
  • Online application fee submission will close on 11 February 2021

OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021 Eligibility Condition

The applying candidate must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the OPSC Recruitment.


  • Bachelor’s degree holders from UGC recognized universities or institutes may apply for this recruitment.

Odisha GDS Recruitment Apply Now


  • Age of the job seekers should be in between 21 to 32 years. Relaxation in age will be given as per the govt. norms.

Mandatory Documents

  • Recent passport size photograph.
  • Matric Certificate.
  • Educational Certificates.
  • Identity proof
  • Caste Certificate for SC/ST/OBC.
  • Experience Certificate.
  • Physically Handicapped Certificate (if any).            
  • NOC from the present employer (if any).
  • Email ID
  • Mobile Number
  • Domicile Certificate

Application fee

Job seekers need to pay application fee as mentioned below to apply for the OPSC recruitment

  • Rs. 500/- for Gen
  • No fee for SC/ ST/ PWD

Pay band

For the above-mentioned position contenders will get pay as mentioned below

  • Group A-Rs. 56100/-
  • Group B- Rs.44900/-

Selection process

  • The selection Procedure for the OPSC Recruitment will be as follows.
  • Screening of the application forms.
  • A preliminary exam will be conducted
  • Declaration of Test result on the official website of the OPSC
  • Main exam will be conducted
  • Declaration of Test result on the official website of the OPSC
  • Interview. will be conducted
  • Declaration of final result on the official website of the OPSC

Exam pattern

Preliminary exam
General Studies Paper 1: 200 Marks
General Studies Paper 2: 200 Marks
Main exam
Odia LanguagePaper 1: 300 Marks
EnglishPaper 2: 300 Marks
English essayPaper 3: 200 Marks
General Studies IPaper 4: 300 Marks
General Studies IIPaper 5: 300 Marks
Optional paper  Paper 6: 300 Marks
Paper 7: 300 Marks
Paper 8: 300 Marks
Paper 9: 300 Marks

Optional Paper Subjects:

1. Agriculture

2. Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science

3. Anthropology

4. Agricultural Engineering

5. Botany

6. Chemistry

7. Civil Engineering

8. Commerce & Accountancy

9. Economics

10. Electrical Engineering

11. Education

12. Fisheries Science

13. Forestry

14. Geography

15. Geology

16. Home Science

17. History

18. Indian Language & Literature (any one) (a) Odia, (b) Hindi, (e) Sanskrit, (d) English (e) Persian (Urdu)

19. LAW 

20. Management

21. Mathematics

22. Mechanical Engineering

23. Philosophy

24 Physics

25. Political Science & International Relations

26. Public Administration

27. Psychology

28. Sociology

29. Statistics

30. Zoology

Online Application Process OPSC Civil Service Exam

Online application procedure may include the following steps, have a look and follow as mentioned:

  • Candidates have to open the official website of the OPSC
  • From the home page of the portal go to the Advertisements section
  • You need to search the ‘Advertisement for Odisha Civil Services Examination-2020 (Advt. No. 07 of 2020-21)’ notification link
OPSC Civil Service Exam 2021
  • The online application form will appear on the screen
  • Start filling the online application with all the asked details like wise
    • Name
    • Father/ husband name
    • Gender
    • Date of birth
    • Religion
    • Marital status
    • Contact no
    • Email id etc.
  • Upload the recently clicked scanned image copy and signature
  • Submit the application form and take print out of the form for further use

Download Syllabus

Check Previous Year Papers

  • Visit the Official website of OPSC.
  • The homepage of the website will appear.
  • Select the Previous Year Papers option.
  • Now select the post, year, and test.
  • After this, click on the download option.

Important Links



Leave a Comment