OPSC Recruitment 2022 | Assistant Agriculture Officer Posts

OPSC Jobs Openings 2022 –

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) is accepting online applications for the position of Assistant Agriculture Officer. There are a total of 261 open opportunities for these positions. Candidates with a Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply for this position. Interested and qualified applicants should apply for these roles online by the deadline of August 29, 2022. The qualifying requirements and application process are described in full below.

About Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC):

It is a state institution that is allowed to conduct civil service examinations for entry-level positions in Odisha’s different governmental services. It was formed on April 1, 1949, following the dissolution of the former Bihar and Odisha Joint Public Service Commission. At the time of its formation, the OPSC had three members, including the chairman. In 1996, the strength was expanded to six. It has extensive experience in the selection of individuals for various government jobs in Odisha over a five-decade period.

OPSC Recruitment 2022:

OPSC Recruitment 2022 for Assistant Agriculture Officer:

Job Role Assistant Agriculture Officer
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree
Total Vacancies 261
Salary Rs.9,300-34,800/ month
Experience Freshers/ Experienced
Job Location Odisha
Last Date 29 August 2022


Academic qualifications:

A Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture from any of the accredited Universities or Institutions is required.

Age Limit (as of January 1, 2022):

A candidate must be at least 21 (twenty-one) years old and no older than 38 (thirty eight) years old, which means he or she must have been born between January 2nd, 1983 and January 1st, 2001.

The upper age limit is adjustable by:

5 years for applicants from SC/ST/SEBC/Women/Ex-servicemen

10 years for candidates in the PWD category with a disability of at least 40%


Total number of vacancies: 261

UR has 140 posts.

SEBC – 14 openings

ST -62 posts SC -45 posts


The salary for the position of Assistant Agriculture Officer is Rs.9,300-34,800 per month, with a Rs.4600 grade pay.

OPSC Recruitment 2022 Selection Process:

Candidates for the jobs of Assistant Agriculture Officer will be chosen through a written test and oral interview.

Written Exam: – It will consist of two objective type papers (Multiple Choice Questions), each of which will last two hours and carry 100 marks.

There will be negative marking for incorrect answers, with 0.25 points deducted for each incorrect response.

The interview will be worth 25 (twenty-five) points.

Fees for Examinations:

  • There is no exam fee.

How to Apply for OPSC 2022 Recruitment?

On or before August 29, 2022, all interested and qualified applicants may apply online at the OPSC’s official website.

To Apply: :  https://www.opsc.gov.in/Public/OPSC/Default.aspx

Dates to Remember:

The registration/re-registration and examination fee payment link will be available from: 29.07.2022 to 29.08.2022.

The deadline for submitting a Registered Online Application is August 29, 2022.

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