OSSC CGL 2022: Application Dates Extended!

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OSSC CGL 2022 Application Dates Extended! Candidates can now apply till 15th December 2022. Earlier, the OSSC CGL CV Dates were out on 29th November 2022 for the 2021 cycle. The CV is tentatively scheduled from 22nd December 2022. The OSSC had recently released the notification for OSSC CGL 2022 cycle. The application process for the same started on 14th November 2022. The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) conducts the Odisha Combined Graduate Level Exam for  recruitment to various Group B and Group C State Cadre Posts under the  Odisha Government.  Check the important dates, exam pattern, syllabus, and other details of the OSSC CGL Exam 2022 in this article.

  • A total of 1267 vacancies have been announced.
  • The written test will be of two papers with 100 marks each and this will be conducted n a single sitting.
  • Paper I will be mathematics and reasoning and Paper II will be a composite paper of Odia, English, GK and Computer Knowledge.

Candidates are advised to go through this article to know all the details of OSSC CGL 2022 Examinations like the online application procedure, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus and more.

OSSC Combined Graduate Level Examination Overview

Name of Organization

Odisha Staff Selection Commission

Name of the Post

Grade “B” Posts

Group B and Group C State Cadre Posts

Official Website

OSSC Website

Mode of Application

Online 

Number of Vacancies

233

1267

Start of Online Registration

12th March 2022

14th November 2022

Last date of Online Registrations

11th April 2022

13th December 202215th December 2022

Date of issue of admit card

3rd October 2022

To be notified later

Exam date 

11th October to 20th October 2022 (Written Exam)

From 22nd December 2022 (CV)

To be notified late

Result date

Written Exam: 25th November 2022

To be notified later

Final Merit List

To be announced

To be notified later

Download OSSC CGL Notification PDF (Advt. No.IIE-125/2021- 4301)

Download OSSC CGL 2022 Notification PDF for Grade B and Grade C Advt. No.IIE-119/2022-6490)

OSSC CGL Latest Updates

12th December 2022: OSSC CGL 2022 Application Dates Extended!

Candidates must note that the applications dates for the OSSC CGL 2022 have been extended to 15th December 2022. Check the notice for the same below.

Download the OSSC CGL 2022 Application Dates Extension Notice PDF

29th November 2022: OSSC CGL CV Dates Out!

As per the OSSC Exam Calendar, the tentative schedule for CV has been released. This is for the 2021 cycle. The CV is tentatively scheduled from 29th December 2022. Check out the notice below.

Download OSSC CGL CV Date Notice

25th November 2022: OSSC CGL Result Declared

The OSSC has released the result for the Odisha CGL written examination. The candidates who have qualified the same have been shortlisted for the certificate verification.

Download OSSC CGL Result, Cut Off PDF

11th November 2022: OSSC has revised the application dates for OSSC CGL 2022 Exam!

As new vacancies have been added for the OSSC CGL 2022 Exam, the application process has also been revised. The applications will now be taking place from 14th November 2022 to 13th December 2022. Candidates can check the notice for the same below. 

Download OSSC CGL Revised Application Dates Notice PDF

10th November 2022: New vacancies have been added in the OSSC CGL Exam 2022

The Odisha Staff Selection Commission has added new vacancies via Clause I & Clause II for the OSSC CGL 2022. Initially, 943 vacancies were released. Candidates can check the details of the vacancies below. 

Download OSSC CGL 2022 Increased Vacancies Notice PDF

10th November 2022: OSSC CGL Examinations 2021 Certificate Verification Postponed!

The certificate verification for the OSSC CGL Exam 2021 was scheduled to take place from 18th November 2022 to 22nd November 2022. Now, the process will be taking place in the month of December 2022. Candidates can check the notice PDF for the same below. 

Download OSSC CGL 2021 Certificate Verification Postponed Notice PDF
2nd November 2022: OSSC CGL 2022 New Notification Released for Group B and Group C Posts

The Odisha Staff Selection Commission has released a new notification for the OSSC CGL 2022. Interested candidates can apply between 11th November 2022 to 10th December 2022. A total of 943 posts have been released for this recruitment. 

OSSC CGL 2022 New Recruitment Notification PDF

OSSC CGL Examination Dates 2022

All the important dates related to OSSC CGL Examinations 2022 has been given below. 

Event

Date

Post Group B Group B & C State Cadre

Online registration start date

12th March 2022

11th November 2022

Last date of online registration

11th April 2022

15th December 2022

Release of Admit Card

1st October 2022

To be notified

Exam date

11th October to 20th October 2022 (Written Exam)

From 22nd December 2022 (CV)

To be notified

Result Date

25th November 2022

To be notified

OSSC CGL Vacancy 2022

As per the new notification of the OSSC CGL 2022, a total of 943 vacancies were released for the various Group B and C posts initially. Now, OSSC has introduced some new vacancies for various posts. Candidates can check the details for the vacancies below.

OSSC CGL 2022 Initial Vacancies PDF

OSSC CGL 2022 Increased Vacancies PDF

OSSC CGL Examination Apply Online 2022

Interested candidates can apply for the upcoming OSSC CGL Examination 2022 between 11th November 2022 to 10th December 2022. The steps to apply online for the OSSC CGL Exam have been shared below. 

Direct Link for OSSC CGL Apply Online Process 

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Step 1: Click on the OSSC Website and go to the “New Application” section.

Step 2: Look for the link which says “Apply online” for the OSSC CGL examination. 

Step 3: Fill in all the required information and upload the mandatory documents required to complete your OSSC CGL online application.

Step 4: Recheck all the uploaded documents and details you have filled in the application form before finally submitting the OSSC CGL form.

Step 5: Application fee box will appear on the screen, make the payment through any online mode.

Step 6: Download a copy of the application form of Odisha CGL Examination.

OSSC CGL Selection Process 2022

The OSSC CGL 2022 Group B and Group C selection process has been shared below.

  • Preliminary Examination (CBRE)
  • Mains Written Examination
  • Skill Test (for some posts)
  • Document Verification.

Candidates need to clear each stage of the OSSC CGL  in order to get selected. 

OSSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2022

Aspiring candidates of the OSSC Combined Graduate Level must check all the required eligibility criteria before applying for the Grade “B” and Grade "C" posts. The OSSC CGL Eligibility Criteria for the upcoming exams have been shared below. 

Age Limit(As on 01.01.2022)

The minimum and maximum age criteria to apply for the OSSC CGL Exam 2022 has been shared below. 

  • Minimum age: 21 years
  • Maximum age: 38 years.

Candidates must not be below the age of 21 years and not exceed the age limit of 38 years. Age relaxation will be provided as per govt. rules, i.e., 5 years for the SC/ST/SEBC/Women candidates and 10 years for the PwD candidates. 

Educational Qualification 

The educational qualification required to apply for the OSSC Combined Graduate Examination has been shared below. 

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a government-recognized university or institution.
  • Must have passed M.E. School Examination with Odia as a subject. 
  • Passed in Odia Language Subject in the final examination of class VIII. 
  • Candidates must have proficiency in computer skills.

Nationality

  • Only candidates with Indian nationality are eligible to apply for the OSSC CGL Examinations.

OSSC CGL Exam Pattern 2022

For the revised exam pattern for the OSSC CGL Exam 2022 has been shared below. There will be two stages in the exam. Stage-I: Prelims and Stage-II Mains Examination. Candidates need to clear both stages to move forward in the selection process. 

Stage I: Preliminary Examination

  • The OSSC CGL Prelims Exam will consist of only one paper. 
  • The exam will be conducted in a Computer Based Recruitment Examination mode (CBRE).
  • The questions will be of objective type. 
  • 150 questions will be asked for 150 marks.
  • A negative marking of 0.25 marks will be there.

Stage II: Mains Written Examination

The exam pattern for the main examination has been shared below.

  • The questions will be short answers and objective type. 
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks.
Paper Subject Marks Time
Paper I Odia & English 100 2.5 Hours
Paper II General Studies 100 2.5 Hours

Stage III: Certificate Verification

  • Candidates who pass the written test will receive an invitation from OSSC to participate in the OSSC CGL Certificate Verification process.
  • There won't be any viva.
  • Candidates will have their names removed from the OSSC CGL final selection list if they fail to appear for the OSSC CGL Certificate Verification round.

OSSC CGL Admit Card 2022

Candidates should be aware of the downloading procedure for OSSC CGL Admit Card. The detailed steps to download the Odisha CGL admit card is mentioned below

Step 1: Click on the “Admit Card” link on the OSSC website.

Step 2: Write down your OSSC registration number, and password. Fill in the given captcha.

Step 3: Admit card of OSSC CGL will open on your screen, check the details like- exam venue, time, etc.

Step 4: Download the Odisha CGL admit card and take a print-out.

OSSC CGL Salary Details

Candidates interested in the OSSC CGL examination 2022 must be keen to know the salary details of the Grade “B” and Grade "C" posts. Candidates selected by the Odisha Staff Selection Commission will be given pay scale with all additions is mentioned below

Post

Pay-Scale

Grade “B” posts

Rs. 35,400 to 1,12,000 

Grade "C" posts Rs. 19,900 to 63,200

Check out OSSC CGL salary details here!

OSSC CGL Answer Key

OSSC will be releasing the answer key for the written examination of Combined Graduate Level examination on their official website. Candidates should be aware of the detailed steps to download the OSSC CGL Answer Key. Detailed instructions are given below

Step 1: Click on the “Answer Key” link given on the OSSC official website.

Step 2: Fill in the required details like your OSSC roll number and name.

Step 3: Check the answer key properly and raise objections if there is any error in the OSSC CGL Answer Key.

Step 4: Download the OSSC CGL Answer Key 2022.

OSSC CGL Result 2022

The OSSC CGL Result has been released on the commission's official website for the 2021 cycle. The steps to download the result are as follows:

Step 1: Click on the result link given above or visit the official website of OSSC.

Step 2: Write down your roll number, date of birth and other details required for access.

Step 3: Check the selection criteria and your category rank on the OSSC Combined Graduate Examination Result.

Step 4: Download the OSSC CGL Result and keep it safe for future purposes.

We hope that this article was informative about the OSSC CGL Examinations 2022. If you have any doubts, do let us know. For more information about all government exams, download the PrepForSure App.