OPSC Recruitment 2019: 1950 Medical Officer Vacancies

Odisha Public Service Commission has issued notifications for recruiting 1950 medical officers medical officers in Group –A (Junior Branch) of the Odisha Medical & Health Services Cadre under Health & Family Welfare Department.

Important Dates

Starting Date for Online Registration: 10.01.2019

Last Date to apply online: 31.01.2019 till 11.59 PM

Last Date for receipt of examination fee: 04.02.2019.

Date of Written Examination: 17.02.2019 (Sunday)

About Vacancies

Name of Post: Medical Officers (Assistant Surgeons) in Group-A (Junior Branch) of Odisha Medical & Health Services Cadre.

S.No.CategoryNo. of Posts

How to Apply

Candidates have to apply online through the Official Website of OPSC. No other mode will be accepted.

Educational Qualification

  • M.B.B.S. or equivalent from a medical college recognised by Medical Council of India.
  • Must possess valid registration certificate under the Odisha Medical Registration Rules 1965.

Examination Fee

  • Candidates have to pay an examination fee of Rs 500.
  • SC/ST candidates of Odisha and persons with disability are exempted from paying the fee.

Selection Process

  • Written Test: 200 Marks, Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
  • The date of written test would be 17.02.2019 (Sunday).
  • Place of Examination: Cuttack/Bhubaneswar.


Minimum: 21 years (as on 01.01.2019)

Maximum: 32 years (as on 01.01.2019)

Candidates should not have born earlier than 02.01.1987 and not later than 01.01.1998.


SC/ST/Women/Ex-Servicemen: 5 years

PwD: 10 years

Other Information

Pay Scale

Level 12: Cell-1 of Rs 56100 of ORSP, 2017 (Pay Band 3 in the pre-revised scale of pay of Rs 15600-39100+G.P. Rs 5400 under ORSP Rules, 2008).

Help Desk

Toll-Free Number: 18003456770 or 155335 between 10.30 AM to 1.30 PM & 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM on working days.

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