NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 18: Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has released the admit card of OPSC Preliminary examination. OPSC admit card is available online for candidates whose applications have been accepted by the examination authority for the state services exam. The preliminary examination of OPSC 2018 will be conducted on November 25 in two shifts – morning and afternoon across 120 exam centres in the state.
To download OPSC admit card 2018, candidates are required to login with their registration number and date of birth. Candidates name, roll number, date of birth, details of exam centre, date and time will be mentioned in the admit card. Along with the admit card candidates will have to carry one photo-identity proof to the examination centre without which they will not be allowed to appear for the exam.
The preliminary exam of OPSC consists of two papers, General Studies I and II. Each paper will be held for 2 hours and carries 200 marks. The general studies Paper II is qualifying in nature. To qualify the Paper II, candidates will have to secure 33% marks. On the basis of the marks in preliminary exam, candidates will be called for the mains exam. The marks of preliminary examination will not be considered for the final merit list.
Odisha Civil Services Examination is conducted for recruitment to the posts and services under Group A & B. As many as 218 vacancies will be filled through this examination.