Vikash Sharma

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) will fill up various posts of Professor in various Public Universities in the State.

As per the official notification, 183 posts of Professor will be filled up through the recruitment drive.

The link for registration/ re-registration and payment of examination fee shall be made available from August 25, 2021. The last date for submission of registered online application is September 24, 2021.

Here are the key information:

Vacancy Details Total vacancies for Professor- 183 posts

Utkal University-36

Sambalpur University-13

Behrampur University-12

Fakir Mohan University-12

MSCB University-15

Ravenshaw University-26

Rama Devi Women’s Uniersity-9

Gangadhar Meher University-19

Rajendra University-18

Kalahandi University-16

Shri Jagannath Sanskrit University-7

Pay Scale: In Cell 1 of level 14 of the pay matrix under the Odisha Revised Scales of Pay for University Teachers (UGC Scale of Pay) Rule, 2019 with usual Dearness Allowance.


Minimum age limit— The candidate must have attained the age of 21 years as on 01.01.2021.

Maximum age limit- No limit (Superannuation age becomes the maximum age limit by default) (01.01.2021 is the reference date for calculation of age).


(i) An eminent scholar having Ph.D degree in the concerned/allied/relevant discipline.

(ii) Minimum of 10 research Publications in the peer-reviewed of UGC-listed journals.

(iii) A total Research score of 120 as per table-2 Annexure-II of UGC guidelines-2018.

(iv) Minimum ten years of teaching in University and college as Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor/ Professor.

OR, research experience in University/ National Level Institution having successfully guided doctoral candidate.

OR (i) An outstanding professional, having a Ph.D. degree in the relevant/allied/applied disciplines from any National academic institutions/ industry.

(ii) Outstanding research credentials having impressive citation index/patent (process/product) /having significant contribution in concerned/allied/relevant discipline.

 (iii) Minimum ten years research experiences in the field.

How To Apply: Visit the official OPSC website. Click here for the official notification and other details.