OSSC CGL Notification 2023 Released: Apply for 495+ Group B and C Posts: The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has released the notification for the Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Recruitment Examination 2023. The online application process for the exam will commence on October 14, 2023, and will continue till November 11, 2023.   

OSSC CGL Notification 2023

Candidates who want to be appointed for Group B and C posts under the various departments and organisations of Government of Odisha need to know that the application form deadline is set as 11th November 2023. Eligible and interested candidates are recommended to apply online in the initial stage to avoid the last minute rush, below we have also shared the step-by-step instructions, scroll down to learn how to apply. 

OSSC CGL Notification 2023

OSSC CGL Notification 2023 – highlights 

OrganizationOdisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC)
Post NameGroup B & C
Selection ProcessPrelims & Mains
Notification07 October 2023
Application Form14 October to 11 November 2023
Educational QualificationHSC i.e. Intermediate
Age Limit21 to 38 Years
Official Websiteossc.gov.in

OSSC CGL Notification Eligibility Criteria 2023

To be eligible for the OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023, candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. The age limit for the exam is 21-38 years.

OSSC CGL Vacancies 2023

The OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023 will be held to fill up 495 vacancies in Group B and Group C posts under the Odisha Government. The detailed list of vacancies is available on the OSSC website.

Group B Vacancies 

AuditorBoard of Revenue Odisha, Cuttack35
AuditorDirectorate of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha02
AuditorDirectorate of Local Fund Audit, Odisha, Bhubaneswar119
Auditor (CCA)Finance Department, Odisha82
AuditorDirectorate of Prisons & Correctional Services, Odisha, Bhubaneswar01
Inspector of TextilesDirectorate of Textiles, Odisha, Bhubaneswar04
Sub-Divisional Financial Service

and Savings Officers

Directorate of Savings and Financial Services, Finance Department, Odisha12
Welfare Extension OfficerSC & ST Development Minorities & Backward Classes Welfare Department55
Inspector of SuppliesFood Supply & Consumer Welfare Department38
Handicrafts Promotion OfficerDirectorate of Handicrafts, Odisha, Bhubaneswar04

Group C Vacancies 

PostOrganizations Vacancies 
Junior AccountantDirectorate of Town Planning, Odisha02
Junior Assistant (HOD)Directorate of Town Planning, Odisha02
Junior Assistant (Field Offices)Directorate of Town Planning, Odisha16
Junior Assistant (HOD)Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Odisha04
Directorate of Factories & Boilers, Odisha03
Office of the Labour Commissioner, Odisha01
Engineer-In-Chief (Water Resources), Odisha15
Odisha Sales Tax Tribunal, Cuttack04
Directorate of AYUSH, Odisha05
Directorate of Ports and Inland Water Transport Odisha02
Directorate of Agriculture and Food Production22
Directorate of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha28
Directorate of Treasuries and Inspection, Odisha06
Revenue Divisional Commissioner (Southern Division), Berhampur01
Directorate of Printing, Stationery & Publication, Odisha03
Directorate of Handicrafts, Odisha, Bhubaneswar07
Directorate of SC, ST, Research & Training Institute, Bhubaneswar01
Revenue Divisional Commissioner (Central Division), Cuttack13
Revenue Divisional Commissioner (Northern Division), Sambalpur01
Directorate of Soil Conservation and Watershed Development, Odisha, Bhubaneswar06
Controller of Legal Metrology, Odisha, Bhubaneswar01

OSSC CGL 2023 Selection Process

The selection process for the OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023 will consist of three stages:

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Main Examination
  • Interview

The Preliminary Examination will be a computer-based test consisting of 200 questions from General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning. The Main Examination will be a written test consisting of four papers: General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and English.

How to Apply

To apply for the OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023, candidates need to visit the official website of OSSC (ossc.gov.in) and click on the “Apply Online” link. The online application process is simple and can be completed in a few easy steps.

OSSC CGL Recruitment all Important Dates 

Notification Date07 October 2023
Online Application Start DateOctober 14, 2023
Online Application End DateNovember 11, 2023
Preliminary Examination DateTo be announced
Main Examination DateTo be announced

OSSC CGL Recruitment 2023 Application Fee

The application fee for the OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023 is Rs. 250 for general category candidates. SC/ST and PWD candidates are exempted from paying the application fee

How To Apply OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023 Form

To apply for the OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023, candidates can follow the steps below:

  1. Visit the official website of the OSSC at ossc.gov.in.
  2. Click on the “Online Application” link.
  3. Click on the “New User” button to create a new account.
  4. Fill in the required details and submit the form.
  5. Login to your account and fill in the online application form.
  6. Upload the required documents and pay the application fee.
  7. Click on the “Submit” button to submit the application form.

OSSC CGL Recruitment Direct Link 

Apply  Online Link Click Here
Join WhatsApp ChannelClick Here 
Join Telegram ChannelClick Here 
Official WebsiteClick Here 

Tips for Preparing for the Exam

Here are some tips for preparing for the OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023:

  • Start your preparation early and give yourself enough time to cover the entire syllabus.
  • Make a study plan and stick to it.
  • Use good quality study materials.
  • Solve previous years’ question papers to get an idea of the exam pattern and difficulty level.
  • Take mock tests to practice your time management skills.


The OSSC CGL Recruitment Examination 2023 is a great opportunity for graduates to secure a government job in Odisha. If you are eligible and interested in taking the exam, start your preparation today.