OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: Apply Online For 139 Post Graduate Teacher, Exam Date, Syllabus & More

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: October 17th, 2023

OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021: The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited online applications through its official website for recruitment of 139 Post Graduate Teachers for Higher Secondary Schools functioning under the ST & SC Development Department in Group-B State Service on 10th March 2021. Application forms will be available on the official website of the Commission from 24th March to 23rd April 2021.

The interested and eligible candidates can apply for the recruitment through the online application process will be active from 24th March 2021 to 23rd April 2021. The direct link to apply online has been provided here. 

OPSC PGT Online Application Form: Link Active 


OPSC PGT Recruitment 2021 Important Dates

Events Dates
Notification Release Date 10th March 2021
Online Registration Start 24th March 2021
Last Date to Apply Online 23rd April 2021
Last Date to Submit Registered Application 30th April 2021
Written Exam To Be Notified Soon

OPSC Post Graduate Teacher Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF

OPSC PGT Vacancy 2021 Details

A total of 139 vacancies have been released for Science Stream in Group B of State Service for Higher Secondary Schools functioning under ST & SC Development Department. The subject-wise and category-wise vacancies have been tabulated below:

Sr.No. Science Stream Subject Category-wise Vacancies Total Vacancies
1 Physics 10 04 08 01 22
2 Chemistry 12 01 10 01 23
3 Zoology 06 01 07 01 14
4 Botany 02 02 07 01 11
5 Mathematics 09 03 09 01 21
6 Odia 18 03 06 01 27
7 English 12 01 07 01 01 21
Total Vacancies 69 15 54 01 07 139

OPSC PGT Eligibility Criteria 2021

Education Qualification

  • The candidates must hold a Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University with at least 50 % marks in aggregate, or
  • Must have possessed two years integrated Post-Graduate M.Sc. Course Regional College of Education NCERT in the concerned in subject with minimum 50 % marks in aggregate.
  • The candidate must have a B.Ed. or equivalent degree recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education, New Delhi as equivalent to B.Ed from a recognized University.
  • You can check the short notification for details of the educational qualification of the post.

Age Limit (as of 01/01/2021)

The candidate must have achieved the age of 21 years and must not to be above the age of 32 years.

Steps to Apply Online For OPSC Post Graduate Teacher Recruitment 2021

  1. Visit the official website of OPSC or directly apply from the below link which will be active on 24th March 2021.
  2. Check in the What’s News and Download the OPSC Postgraduate Teacher 12 of 2020-21 Advertisement PDF.
  3. Read the Information in the Advertisement Carefully.
  4. Fill the Online OPSC Postgraduate Teacher Application Form.
  5. Submit the Online Application before the Last Date arrives.

Application Fee

The Candidates are required to pay the Application Fee of Rs.500/- and the candidates belongs to the SC/ ST and persons with disability are exempted to pay the Application Fee.

OPSC Post Graduate Teacher Selection Process

The selection process will be done through two stages:

  1. Written Examination
  2. Viva-voce

OPSC Post Graduate Teacher Written Exam Pattern

The written examination will be consist of 150 marks with 150 questions to be completed within 3 hours duration. The paper is distributed in Paper-I and Paper-II

Paper-1: Objective type consisting of 50 marks with 50 multiple-choice questions to be completed.

Subjects No. of Questions Total Marks
General English 20 20
Computer Aptitude 10 10
Pedagogy 10 10
General Knowledge 10 10
Total 50 50

Paper-2: This paper will be of concerned subject consist of 100 marks with 100 questions covering the syllabus prescribed for PG Degree in the concerned subject.


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