OPSC 2021 Notification Out!!: PGT Vacancies, Download PDF

By Komal|Updated : October 28th, 2021

OPSC Teacher Recruitment 2021 Notification Out!! 

Odisha Public Service Commission  has released PGTs Teacher Recruitment Notification on 27th October 2021. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online for f 335 vacancies for the post of PGTs from the official website - https://www.opsc.gov.in

The online registration process for OPSC PGT Teacher Recruitment will begins from 8th November 2021 to 7th December 2021.

The candidates who have been waiting for this golden opportunity to start their career in teaching can apply for it after ensuring their eligibility criteria for that post. Check here the complete details about the OPSC Vacancy details, eligibility criteria & exam pattern below in this post. Candidates can read the official notification from the link given below:-

OPSC 2021 PGT Recruitment Official Notification PDF 


OPSC Teacher Recruitment 2021: Important Date

Check important dates for OPSC Teacher Recruitment from here:

Release of Official notification28 October 2021
Online Application Link Begins8th November 2021
Last Date Of Online Application form7th December 2021

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must be a citizen of India;
  • Candidate must be able to speak, read and write Odia;
  • Candidate must: -
  • Passed Middle School Examination with Odia as a language subject; OR 
  • Passed Matriculation or equivalent examination with Odia as medium examination in non-language subject; OR
  • Passed in Odia as language subject in the final examination of Class VII from a school or educational institution recognized by the Government of Odisha or the Central Government; OR
  • Passed a test in Odia in Middle English School standard conducted by the School & Mass Education Department.

 OPSC PGT Notification - Read Here

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Educational Qualification

  •  A candidate must have Master's Degree in subject concerned from a recognized University and have possessed two years Post Graduate Master's Course or integrated six years Post Graduate Master's Course from Regional College of Education recognized by the NCERT in the concerned subject;
  • A candidate must have B.Ed. or equivalent degree recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education, New Delhi as equivalent with B.Ed. from a recognized University provided that B.Ed. qualification shall not be the mandatory eligibility criteria for the post of Post Graduate Teacher in the subjects where B.Ed. course is not offered.

  •  Degree or Diploma in Computer Application is desirable qualification subject to production of the certificate in support of above qualification obtained from a recognized University or College or Institution having affiliation to a recognized University.

    Note- B.Ed. qualification for subjects other than Botany, Chemistry, English, Economics, Geography, History, Hindi, Mathematics, Odia, Physics, Political Science, Sanskrit and Zoology shall not be mandatory eligibility criteria for the post of Post Graduate Teacher.

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Age Limit 

A candidate must not be below the age of 21 (twenty one) years and above 32 (thirty two) years for fresh candidates as on the 1st day of January 2021 i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd January, 1989 and not later than 1st January, 2000.

Sr. No.PostsMinimum Age LimitMaximum Age Limit
1PGT Teacher21 years old32 years old

 Persons with Disabilities belonging to SC/ST/ SEBC categories are eligible for age relaxation benefit of 15 years.

How to Apply Online for OPSC PGT Teacher Recruitment 2021?

The online registration process for OPSC Teaching Recruitment 2021 will be active from 8th November 2021 on the official website @ https://www.opsc.gov.in/.

Candidates can apply through the direct link provided in this article or you can visit the official site and follow these below steps:

  • Go to the official website of OPSC for applying i.e. www.opsc.gov.in 
  • Individuals must provide their basic details like their date of birth, Class 10 details, name, mobile number, Email ID.
  • Candidates will have to enter their personal and educational details.
  • Candidates need to upload  images of their recent passport-size photograph and signature as per the specifications.
  • After filling all the necessary fields carefully, applicants can see the preview of their application form. They should go through all the details and click on ‘Final Submission’.
  • Pay the application fee.
  • Fees can be rendered through online mode.
  • Print out the copy of the e-receipt of the transaction as proof of payment.
  • After completing all the steps, take 2 printouts of the confirmation page of the application form for reference.

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Vacancy Details

Around 335 Post Graduate Teacher, PGT vacancies are released by the OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021 in October 2021. 

S. No.Name of the PostVacancy
1.Anthropology3   3
2.Botany 11 323
3. Commerce 13 3 26
4. Chemistry 13 3 426 
5. Education 4 12
6. English 21 5 1043 
7. Economics 11 3 523 
8.Geography  3  1 5
9. Geology 2    2
10. History 7 2 3 16
11. Hindi 3 1 1 2 7
12. Indian Music 1   
13. Logic/Philosophy 6 1 2 2 11
14. Mathematics 7 2 3 416
15. Odia 16 3 5 731 
16. Physics 13 3 4 6 26
17. Political Science 10 2 3 5 20
18. Psychology 5 1 2 9
19. Sanskrit 3 1 1 6
20. Sociology 2    2
21. Statistics 3 1
22. Zoology 10 23 520 
23.Home Science  2  1 1
24. Telgu 1   
Total    335 

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Selection Process:

  •  Candidates will be selected on the basics of Career Assessment and Personality test/Interview.
  • There shall be total marking of 100 marks. Out of 100 marks, the Career Assessment will be of 70 marks and Personality test/Interview will be of 30 marks.
Career Assessment70 Marks
Matriculation10% (Weightage)
Higher Secondary10% (Weightage)
Bachelor Degree20% (Weightage)
Post Graduation30% (Weightage)
B.Ed.30% (Weightage)
Viva Voce test30 Marks


Note: Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks secured in Career Assessment and Personality Test Interview, category wise.

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Salary Structure

PGT Candidates will be entitled for Pay Scale Level 10.Pay at Level-10 and Cell-01 of the Pay Matrix under ORSP Rules, 2017 with usual Dearness and other allowances as prescribed by the Government of Odisha from time to time.

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Application Fees

GeneralRs.400/ (Rupees four hundred)
Scheduled CasteNil
Scheduled TribeNil
Persons with DisabilityNil




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  • The online registration process for OPSC PGT Teacher Recruitment will begins from 8th November 2021 to 7th December 2021

  • The age limit for OPSC PGT Teacher Recruitment 2021:-

    Maximum -32 years old

    Minimum- 21 years old

    • Candidates will be selected on the basics of written exam.
    • The selection of candidates will be made on the basis of Career Assessment and Personality test/Interview.
    • There shall be total marking of 100 marks. Out of 100 marks, the Career Assessment will be of 70 marks and Personality test/Interview will be of 30 marks.

  • The application fees for OPSC PGT Teacher Recruitment 2021:-

    General Category candidates need to pay Rs.400/ (Rupees four hundred) and other category candidates are exempted.

  • Candidates can apply online for OPSC PGT Teacher Recruitment 2021 from the official website via link- www.opsc.gov.in.

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