OPSC OCS 2022: Today, January 17, the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) will begin accepting applications for the Odisha Civil Services (OCS) examination, 2022. Candidates who are qualified and interested can submit their applications via opsc.gov.in. The application deadline for the OPSC OCS 2022 is February 16.
Through OCS 2022, the OPSC intends to fill 683 positions in several state departments. For additional information in this regard, candidates might refer to the website’s advertisement.
As of January 1, 2022, the minimum age requirement to participate in OCS 2022 is 22 years, while the maximum age limit is 38 years. According to the guidelines, the upper age limit will be relaxed for restricted groups.
By way of a corrigendum/addendum to the OCS 2022 notification, the OPSC has advised candidates who took the exam in OCS 2019, 20 or 21 but are ineligible to do so this time due to the upper age limit that they will be permitted to take the exam in OCS 2022 as a one-time, compensatory measure. The OCS 2022 notification and rectification are appended below.
Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree from a UGC-recognized institution or a foreign university recognised by the central government in order to sit for the examination. In addition to age restrictions and educational requirements, the announcement specifies additional eligibility requirements that candidates must meet.