Ramakanta Biswas

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced the date of the written examination for recruitment to the post of Odisha Education Service (OES) Officer in Group-B under the School and Mass Education department.

The recruitment examination will be held on November 26 and 27, 2022 at five zones viz. Balasore, Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Sambalpur, the OPSC said in a notice.

As per the programme, there will be one shift for General English (Descriptive type) from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm on the first day of the examination. However, there will be two shifts on the second day. Candidates will appear for general knowledge paper from 10am to 12pm while Education (objective type) paper will be held from 2 pm to 4 pm.

The OPSC has also shared the list of centres where the examination will be held and the number of candidates allotted in each centre. 

Sharing details about the admit card, the government recruiting body said candidates are required to download the "Admission Certificate" & "Instruction to candidates" from website of the Commission (www.opsc.gov.in) from November 19, 2022 onwards. 

“The list of candidates admitted to the examination along with their respective Roll Numbers and examination centre allotted are available in the website of Commission (www.op_scgovin) from 19.11.2022 onwards,” the OPSC added.

A total of 160 vacant posts of Odisha Education Service Officer will be filled up by the OPSC through the recruitment drive.