OSSC Exam Dates 2022 Released, Check Exam Pattern, Salary Details

The OSSC exam dates 2022 for the month of September and October has been made available by the Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) on the official website- www.ossc.gov.in. The notification has been released for a number of positions, including Sub Inspector of Police, Sub Inspector of Excise, Group C Technical Post, Traffic Constables, Junior Clerk Cum Typist, Combined Graduate Level, and many more. 

Please note: The OSSC exam dates 2022 that have been released in the form of calendars for the month of September and October are tentative. The exact OSSC 2022 exam dates are yet to be notified.

OSSC Exam Dates 2022 – September 

The OSSC 2022 tentative exam calendar has been released by the Odisha Staff Selection Commission for the month of September. Candidates can check out the complete schedule for the OSSC 2022 exam in the table given below.

OSSC Exam Dates 2022 – Tentative Schedule for September

Name of the Post Type of Exam OSSC Exam Dates 2022
Technical Assistant 2021 Verification of Certificate 3rd Sept., 2022
Sub- Inspector of Traffic 2021 Written Exam 9th and 10th Sept., 2022 
Sub-Inspector of Excise- 2021 Physical Efficiency and Physical Measurement Test 16th and 29th Sept. 16, 2022
Group C Technical Posts Under Odisha Government- 2019 Written Exam 18th September, 2022
Traffic Constable-2021 Physical Efficiency and Physical Measurement Test 21st September, 2022
Sub-Inspector of Excise- 2021 Verification of Certificate 26th and 27th September, 2022
Traffic Constable-2021 Verification of Certificate 28th September, 2022
Junior Clerk-Cum-Typist, Junior Clerks & Typist-Cum- Assistants  Re-examination and Computer Skill Test 30th September, 2022

OSSC Exam Dates 2022 – October 

The OSSC exam dates 2022 calendar has been updated by the Odisha Staff Selection Commission for the month of October. The examination includes Combined Graduate Level exam, Block Social Security Officer exam, and many more. Candidates can check out the detailed OSSC 2022 exam calendar in the table given below. 

OSSC 2022 Exam Dates – Tentative Schedule for October

Name of the Post Type of Exam OSSC Exam Dates 2022
Combined Graduation Level Written Exam 11th and 17th October, 2022
Block Social Security Officer Preliminary Exam 2nd or 3rd week of October
Sub- Inspector of Traffic Physical Efficiency and Physical Measurement Test 2nd or 3rd week of October
Junior- Executive Assistant Written Exam 3rd week of October

OSSC 2022 Exam Pattern

The Odisha Staff Selection Commission sets the OSSC 2022 exam pattern and syllabus. The OSSC conducts a two- level test that includes written test and certificate verification. 

  1. Level 1 (Written Test)– The OSSC 2022 exam includes Mathematics and Reasoning related questions. The time duration of the exam is 1.5 hours. There will be only objective type questions that carry 0.25 negative marking for every wrong answer.
  2. Level 2 (Certificate Verification)– The OSSC 2022 certificate verification procedure is only  for the candidates who have cleared all levels of selection. Reservation-seeking candidates must carry the necessary supporting documentation.

The following documents are required for the verification of candidates: 

  • Recent passport size colored photographs (2)
  • One original photo-ID proof 
  • Educational qualification certificate
  • Category certificate (if any)
  • Person with Disability (PwD) certificate (if any)
  • Serving Defense Personnel Certificate (if any)
  • Age Relaxation Certificate (if any)

Please note: Candidates are required to carry the original and photocopies of the documents.

OSSC 2022 Exam Pattern

Type of Posts Total Questions Total Marks
Technical Assistant 2021 100 100
Sub- Inspector of Traffic 2021 100 100
Sub- Inspector of Excise- 2021 100 100
Traffic Constable- 2021 100 100
Combined Graduation Level 100 100
Block Social Security Officer 100 100
Junior- Executive Assistant 100 100

OSSC 2022 Exam Eligibility

The candidate must be a citizen of India who can fluently read, write and speak Odia. Applicants must have passed middle school or higher school examination with Odia as a main language subject. 

OSSC 2022 Exam Eligibility Criteria 

Type of Posts Qualification Age Limit
Technical Assistant 2021 12th Pass 18 to 45
Sub- Inspector of Traffic 2021 Bachelor’s Degree 21 to 32
Sub- Inspector of Excise- 2021 Bachelor’s Degree 20 to 28
Traffic Constable- 2021 12th Pass 18 to 22
Combined Graduation Level Bachelor’s Degree 18 to 32
Block Social Security Officer Bachelor’s Degree 21 to 38
Junior- Executive Assistant Bachelor’s Degree 18 to 30

OSSC 2022 – Salary

According to the rules of the Government, the basic salary of an OSSC Officer is decided by the Odisha Service Selection Commission. As per online sources, the selected candidates are initially provided with an entry-level annual salary package of INR 1.60 lakhs per annum. Along with the fixed salary package, candidates are also entitled to a number of perks, including house rent allowances, travel allowances and medical allowances. 

CHECK OSSC OCTOBER EXAM DATES 2022 HERE

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OSSC Exam Dates 2022 –  FAQs

What is the application fee for the OSSC 2022 exam?

A non-refundable examination fee of Rs. 200/- must be paid by all aspirants, excluding SC, ST, and PwD candidates, only through the online procedure.

Does the OSSC 2022 exam syllabus vary based on the position?

Yes, the OSSC 2022 exam syllabus varies depending on the position. Each exam's syllabus is unique and is based upon the post.

What is the age criteria for women applicants of the OSSC 2022 exam?

Women candidates are given an age relaxation up to five years under the OSSC eligibility criteria.

Is it necessary to be an Indian in order to apply for the OSSC 2022 exam?

Yes, in order to apply for the OSSC 2022 exam, an applicant must be a citizen of India.

Is it necessary to be able to speak Odia in order to apply for the OSSC 2022 exam?

Yes, a candidate must speak Odia at a proficient level to apply for the OSSC 2022 exam and must have passed Odia as the main language subject in their Class VII final exam.

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