OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 - Apply Online For 385 Assistant Professor, Steps to Apply Online

OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 - Apply Online For 385 Assistant Professor, Steps to Apply Online

ByAshwani Tyagi  |  Updated on: Sep 1, 2021
OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 - OPSC has released notification. Online Applications for 385 vacancies of Assistant Professor. Direct Link to Apply Online, Check Eligibility Criteria, Steps to Apply Online, Selection Process
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Important Dates
OPSC Application Form:  -Aug 25, 2021- Sep 24, 2021

OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 Latest Updates

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited online applications for the Assistant Professor posts on the official website @opsc.gov.in. The OPSC Assistant Professor recruitment is done under the Department of Higher Education. All the eligible candidates who were waiting for the notification can apply for the recruitment. It is a good opportunity for all candidates who want to join as assistant professors under Odisha universities.

OPSC Assistant Professor Application Form 2021

The online application was started on August 25, 2021. Candidates can register themself and pay the application fee till September 24, 2021. The last date to submit the application form is October 01, 2021. 

Check the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. Check steps to apply online, online application link, selection process, syllabus, and other information.

Latest Updates:

  • August 25, 2021: The online application for OPSC Assistant Professor was started on August 25, 2021.
  • July 28, 2021: The OPSC has released the Assistant Professor notification.

OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 Exam Dates

Check the important dates for the OPSC Assistant Professor in the table below. Check the dates below



OPSC Assistant Professor Notification 2021

July 28, 2021

Assistant Professor Online Application Start Date

August 25, 2021

Last Date to Register

September 24, 2021

Last Date to Apply Online

October 01, 2021

Last Date to pay the fee

September 24, 2021

OPSC Assistant Professore Admit Card

10-15 days before the interview

OPSC AP Interview Date 2021

To be notified

Assistant Professor Result

To be notified

OPSC Assistant Professor Application Form 2021

The commission has released the online application on August 25, 2021. The last date to apply for the OPSC Assistant Professor is September 24, 2021. Candidates are advised to apply online before the last date.

OPSC Assistant Professor Online Application 2021

How to Apply for Odisha Assistant Professor 2021?

Candidates are advised to follow the instructions given to fill the application form correctly. The steps are provided to help the candidates in hassle-free application submission.

  • Visit the official website opsc.gov.in or click on the link given below.


  • At Top right corner: click on "Apply online"
  • OPSC Assistant Professor: Click at New Registration ( IF not done) else on registered user
  • The candidate will be able to see the application form
  • Candidate has to fill in the basic details: personal, professional, education with academic work and at last pay the application fees
  • Please Note: Mobile numbers and E-mail are very crucial and important.
  • A unique PPSN Number will be generated, take print of the Application form and sign in the designated place
  • Keep the application form at a safe place
  • If the claim of the candidate is found false, then they will be debarred from the future examination of OPSC

Odisha Assistant Professor Application Fee

The application fee for the OPSC Assistant Professor online application is given below. The application fee must be submitted by candidates. Check the fee details below:


Fee (Rs.)





What is the OPSC Assistant Professor Exam?

OPSC (Odisha Public Service Commission) is a constitutional body that conducts various exams to fill the vacancies in the Odisha State. One of the important exams is the assistant professor exam. The exam is varied popular among the teacher aspirants who have P.hD or qualified NET exam. This year notification is released for 385 posts.

OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 Highlights

Important points of the OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 are given in the table. You can check the summary of the exam here.



Name of the Organization

Odisha Public Services Commission (OPSC)


Assistant Professor



Notification Dates

July 28, 2021

Application Mode


Selection Process




Official Website


OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 Notification PDF

The notification for 385 vacancies of Assistant Professor has been released on July 28, 2021, by OPSC on the official website (Advertisement Number:09-2021-22). All the important details of the recruitment are provided in the notification. The eligibility criteria, selection process, vacancies are provided. Candidates can check the official notification below.

OPSC Assistant Professor Notification Official PDF

OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 Vacancy

A total of 385 vacancies are released by the OPSC for assistant professors on the official website. Check the subject-wise vacancy distribution below.

















Educational Studies








Political Science




Odisha Assistant Professor Eligibility 2021

Candidates must check the Odisha Assistant Professor Eligibility Criteria before filling the application. Check the age limit, education qualification, age relaxation, and other details here.

Age Limit

All the interested candidates must be in the age bracket of 21 years to 45 years as of October 01, 2021.

Age Limit (As on October 01, 2021)

Minimum Age

21 years

Maximum Age

45 years

Educational Qualification

The minimum educational qualification for the OPSC Assistant Professor exam is a Master's Degree with 55% marks & passed the NET exam. 

  • Candidate must have a Master's Degree from a recognized university or institute in the concerned/relevant subject. 
  • The general category candidate must have 55% marks and the SC/ ST/ PwD candidates must have 50% marks in the master degree
  • The candidate who has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) for Assistant Professor (Stage I) or has acquired a Ph.D. Degree in the concerned discipline from Indian or Foreign Universities.

What is the selection process of Odisha Assistant Professor 2021?

The candidates will be shortlisted for the interview based on their educational qualifications and merit. The OPSC will call almost 3 times the number of vacancies for the interview. Candidates need to carry all the documents for the Interview. The interviewer will test the candidate's knowledge of the related subject and their problem-solving skills.

Odisha Assistant Professor Interview

The interview/ viva-voce is the only stage of the exam. Only a handful of candidates (3 times the number of vacancies ) are called for the OPSC Assistant Processor interview after the application form is over. The final merit list will be prepared based on the marks obtained in interviews.

OPSC Assistant Professor Admit Card 2021

The admit card for OPSC Assistant Professor Interview is going to be released 10-15 days before the exam. Download the OPSC Assistant Professor Admit Card from the link given below once it is officially released.

Odisha Assistant Professor Admit Card 2021 (To be notified)

Odisha Assistant Professor Result 2021

The result for the OPSC Assistant Professor will be out within a month from the interview. The result link will be updated here.

OPSC Assistant Professor Result 2021 (To be notified)

OPSC Assistant Professor Exam FAQs

  • The notification for the OPSC Assistant professor exam 2021 was released on July 28, 2021.

  • The OPSC Assistant Professor Online Applications 2021 are available from August 25 to September 24, 2021.

  • The OPSC Assistant Professor Selection process involves interviews only.

  • The aspirant must be between 21 years and 45 years of age for the OPSC Assistant Professor exam 2021.

  • The commission has released 385 vacancies for the OPSC Assistant Professor 2021 exam.

  • The commission has not released the interview dates for the OPSC Assistant Professor 2021.


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