Orissa Public Service Commission
Recruitment to the post of Junior
Lecturers in different disciplines in Group-B of Odisha Education Service
under Department of Higher Education.
ADVERTISEMENT NO. 06 OF 2013-14
Applications are invited Online through the Proforma Application form to be
made available on the WEBSITE (http://opsconline.gov.in) from 23.07.2013 to
27.08.2013 (Note: 31.08.2013 is the last date for payment of application fees)
for recruitment to 272 posts of Junior Lecturer under Higher Education
Department in Group-B of Odisha Education Service in the state pay scale of
Rs.9,300 to Rs.34,800 carrying Grade Pay of Rs.4,600/- with usual Dearness and
other allowances as may be sanctioned by the Government of Odisha from time to
time. The posts are temporary but likely to be made permanent.
Total Posts : 272
Age Limit : A candidate should be under 32 (thirty-two) years and over
21 (twenty-one) years of age on the 1st January, 2013 i.e. he/she must not have
been born earlier than 2nd January, 1981 and not later than 1st January, 1992.
Education Qualification :
- A candidate should posses a Master’s Degree in the concerned subject
from a recognized University with at least 55% marks or its equivalent grade
with a Second Class in the Bachelor’s Degree or Ph.D., D.Sc., D.Litt.,
M.Phill and M.litt. with at least 50 % marks in Master’s Degree with a 2nd
class in the Bachelor’s Degree .
- Provided that candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled
Tribes shall posses a Master’s Degree in the concerned subject from a
recognized University with at least 50% of marks or its equivalent grade
with a 2nd class in the Bachelor’s Degree .
Scheme of Examination:
The Examination will be conducted in the following successive stages:-
- Written Examination;
- Viva Voce (Personality Test)
The written Examination will be in General English, General Knowledge and
concerned subject. General English and General Knowledge will be covered in one
paper consisting of 100 marks. The Examination in the concerned subject will
cover 400 marks consisting of two papers i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II having 200
marks each. Each paper will be of 3 hours duration.
Candidates are required to answer the papers in English except the
A candidate is required to pay a non-refundable and non-adjustable fee of
Rs.300/-(Rupees three hundred) only. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/
Scheduled Tribe of Odisha only and PH candidates, whose disability is not less
than 40 % are exempted from payment of this fee.
The candidates are required to take a printout of the finally submitted
Online Application Form for future use and take a printout of Online Challan
(Pay-in-Slip) for payment of requisite fee at any branch of State Bank of India
(SBI). The Fee(s) paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances nor can the
fee(s) be adjusted or held in reserve for any other examination or recruitment.
Online Application Form will be Available Till
27.08.2013 By 11:59 P.M.
Last Date For Receipt of Application Fee at any State Bank
of India Branch (SBI) : 31.08.2013
Last Date For Receipt of Printout/ Hardcopy of Online
Application Alongwith Copy of Specified Documents/Certificates :
11.09.2013 By 5.00 P.M
How To Apply
Candidates must apply online through the concerned website of
the OPSC http://opsconline.gov.in .
Applications received through any other mode would not be
accepted and summarily rejected.
Before filling up the online Application Form, the candidates
must go through the following documents available at OPSC portal.
Instruction to fill up online application.
Guideline for scanning and uploading of Photograph, Full
Signature & Left Hand Thumb Impression.
Courtesy : OPSC