OPSC Recruitment 2018: Recruitment for 221 Ayurvedic Medical Officers

Odisha Public Service Commission has invited applications from eligible candidates for filling up of 221 posts of Ayurvedic Medical Officers in the Group-B rank of the state under the State’s Health & Family Welfare Department.

Important Dates

Opening date of Online Application: 14.12.2018

Last date to apply online: 14.01.2019

Last date of receipt of Examination Fee: 17.01.2019

About Vacancies

Total Vacancies: 221

Category-wise vacancy

  • UR-72
  • SEBC-05
  • SC: 33
  • ST: 111

How to Apply

  • Candidates can apply only through ONLINE mode by visiting the Official Website. No other mode will be accepted.
  • Candidates need to fill in the applications by following the instructions provided in the website.
  • Candidates should note down the unique registration ID for future communication.

Application Fee

  • Candidates need to pay a fee of Rs 500.
  • SC/ST/PWD candidates are exempted from paying the fee.

Educational Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) or equivalent.
  • Registration under Odisha State Council of Ayurvedic Medicines.

Age Limit

  • 21 to 32 years as on 1 January 2018.
  • Upper age is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST/SEBC candidates

Selection Process

  • Written Test: it will consist of objective type of questions. It will have two papers each carrying 100 marks. There will be no negative marks.
  • Career Marking

Other Information


The posts are of a temporary nature but are likely to be made permanent.

Nature of Job

The main responsibility would be to treat patients in Government Ayurvedic Hospitals.

Official Link

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