Ramakanta Biswas

The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has announced the schedule of the much-awaited main written exam for the recruitment of Regular Teacher. 

"It is for information of all concerned that the Main written examination for the post of Regular Teacher-2022 will be conducted on 15.09.2023, 21.09.2023, 22.09.2023 and 25.09.2023 through CBRE mode," the commission said in a notice dated August 16.  

As per the commission, there will be separate papers for different posts. There will be 150 questions of one mark each. There will be negative marking @ 0.25 mark for each wrong answer. 

"Candidates are advised to download their Admission Letter in the link provided in the Home page (What's New) of the website of the Commission www.ossc.gov.in from 10.09.2023 onwards by using their User Id & Password to appear the examination in the venue on the date & time mentioned therein.

The location of examination centers will be shared in Admission Letter. Admission Letter would be available 4 or 5 days before examination date for each subject. Candidates are advised regularly visit website of the Commission to know any further updates," the commission said.  

"The PwD candidates having disability not less than 40% of permanent nature who had applied for taking assistance of a scribe in the Online Application may go through the Advisory Notice published vide No. 3453/OSSC dated 24.10.2019 available on the website of the Commission and may apply for the purpose in the prescribed format along with the required documents and send the same only through e-mail to orissassc@gmail.com by 01.09.2023 for taking necessary permission of the Commission.

No other mode of communication will be entertained in this regard. Any application/request to avail scribe facility received after the said date will not be considered. Under no circumstances a PWD candidate shall be allowed to use Scribe in the examination without taking prior permission from the Commission," the commission added.