OPSC Application Form 2020: Odisha Civil Services Application Form Available!

OPSC Application Form 2020 - Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited online applications for the Odisha Civil Services exam 2020. The activated link of the OCS application form will be available from January 12, 2021. Interested candidates can register themselves by February 11, 2021. The last date to submit a registered application online is February 18, 2021. 

The payment for the application form of OPSC was allowed to be made until February 18, 2021. Before filling the OPSC application form 2020, candidates must check the eligibility criteria in order to avoid rejection at any later stage. 

OPSC is held in three stages - Prelims, Mains & Personality Test. This year, a total of 392 vacancies has been released by the exam conducting body. To know more about the OPSC application form 2020, read the article. 

Direct Link to Apply for OCS Application Form 2020 (Available Soon)

OPSC Application Form 2020 Dates 

All the interested candidates can check below important dates of OPSC from the table provided below:


Important Dates

OPSC Application Form 

January 12, 2021

Last date to apply 

February 11, 2021

Last date for payment of fees

February 18, 2021

Documents to be kept ready before filling OPSC Application Form 2020

  • Scanned photograph, signature and left thumb impression
  • All the educational, caste and other required documents (original & copy)

OPSC Application Form 2020 - Steps 

  • Filling up the required details
  • Uploading of the scanned photograph, signature and left-hand signature
  • Preview
  • Submission of OPSC 2020 application form
  • Payment of fees 

OPSC Application Form 2020 - Detailed Steps 

Filling up the required details:

  • Candidates have to visit the official website
  • Click on ‘Apply Online’
  • Now fill in the details - zone of the examination (exam centre), Aadhaar number, name, father’ and mother’s number, category, caste, gender, date of birth, marital status, mother tongue, nationality, address, mobile number, email ID, Education qualification and work experience (if any) and the number of attempts.

Uploading of the scanned photograph, signature and left-hand signature

After completing all the details, candidates will have to upload the required documents as per the prescribed specifications. Candidates can check below the required specifications to upload photograph & signature. 




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Left-Thumb Impression



Before moving further, candidates must check all the details that they have filled. Make the necessary changes if needed. As correction facility will not be provided by the exam conducting body. 

Submission of OPSC 2020 application form:

After filling and reviewing it the application form, candidates will have to submit the online form. After successful submission, a unique registration number will be generated and the same will be mentioned on the top of the application form. Candidates are advised to note it down for future references. They also need to send the application form along with the fee receipt to the exam conducting authorities.

Payment of fee:

After submitting the form, candidates will have to take a printout of the online OPSC application form 2020 and put their signature under the declaration for submission to OPSC along with copies of requisite certificate & documents and take a printout of online challan for the payment of the fee at any branch of State Bank of India (SB!). Check below the application fees for OPSC.


Application Fees

General/OBC/ST/SC from other states

Rs. 500

SC/ST/PwD with more than 40% disability


Candidates are advised to take the printout of the finally submitted OPSC application form for future references. 

Reasons for OPSC Application Form 2020 Rejection 

The exam conducting authority may reject the application form of the Odisha Public Service Commission on various grounds. Candidates can check below the reasons for rejections and should not do the following: 

  • In case, candidates are found not eligible for the exam, then the application for OPSC will be immediately rejected.
  • If the candidate does not put his/her signature under the declaration in the hard copy of OPSC application form. 
  • If the payment has not been done successfully.
  • In case, candidates have not submitted the required certificates and documents along with the application. 
  • If the online form is found incomplete at any stage then it will be immediately rejected.
  • Also, in case the candidates have not sent the application form will not be selected to appear for prelims.

OPSC Application Form 2020 - Important Points 

  • Candidates are advised to fill the application form of OPSC before the last date in order to avoid any technical problem later.
  • Before filling the OPSC application form 2020, candidates must check the eligibility criteria. 
  • Candidates will have to apply online and pay the application fee in offline mode only. They also need to send the printout of the online OPSC application form to the authorities.
  • Candidates must note that application form of OPSC may get rejected at any stage in case any discrepancy is found. 
  • Candidates successfully submitting the application form will only be issued OPSC admit card 2020. 
  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST/EBC category will have to submit caste certificate along with their OPSC application form. The certificate must be issued by the competent authority in the prescribed form. 

FAQs related to OPSC Application Form 2020 

Question: How do I apply for OPSC?

Answer: You have to apply online for OPSC. Check below the steps:

  • Visit the official website of OPSC or the link will also be provided on this page as and when released.
  • Click on the link ‘Apply Online’
  • OPSC application form will appear on the screen
  • Now, fill in all the details, upload the scanned images, check all the details and submit the form
  • Now take a printout of the application form and online challan for the payment of the fee 
  • Also, you will have to send the printout of the OPSC application form 2020 to the exam conducting body.

Question: Who can apply for OPSC?

Answer: Candidates who are between 21 to 32 years of age and have a graduation degree in any stream can apply for OPSC. Also, candidates are also required to know how to read, write and speak in Odia. 

Question: Can I fill OPSC form again after the payment for the first application?

Answer: Yes, you can do that but the payment for the first application form will not be refunded. In fact, If a candidate fills more than one application form of OPSC, the Commission will consider the information on the latest application. 

Question: What is OPSC?

Answer: OPSC stands for Odisha Public Service Commission. This exam is a state-level exam conducted o recruit candidates for various administrative, police, revenue etc posts.

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