Odisha Public Service Commission or OPSC invites applications for the recruitment for the job post of Assistant Director (Law).

About the Recruitment

The link for registration/ re-registration & payment of the examination fee shall be available from November 26, 2021, to December 24, 2021

Note: December 31, 2021, is the last date for submission of Registered Online Application) for Direct recruitment to 80 (Eighty) posts of Assistant Director (Law) in Group-B of Odisha Secretariat Service under Home Department in the scale of pay of Rs. 44,900/- in Level 10, Cell -1 of Pay Matrix of ORSP Rules, 2017 with usual Dearness and other Allowances as may be sanctioned by the Government of Odisha from time to time.

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Number of Vacancies

  • Unreserved: 35 (12 for Women)
  • SEBC (Socially and Economically Backward Classes): 10 (3 for Women)
  • SC (Scheduled Caste): 15 (5 for Women)
  • ST (Scheduled Tribe): 20 (7 for Women)
  • Total: 80


  • Educational Qualification: Bachelors Degree in Law
  • Proficiency: Must have knowledge of computer application on the date of application
  • Age Limit: Must have attained the age of 23 years and must not be above the age of 35 years as on the 1st day of January, 2021 i.e., he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd January 1986 and not later than 1st January 1998.
  • Other conditions as specified in the official notification.

Examination Fee

  • Unreserved: Rs. 500/-
  • SC and ST of Odisha and PwD: NIL


  • Stage 1: Written Examination: 360 Marks
  • Stage 2: Skill Test in Computer Application (Practical): 40 Marks
  • Stage 3: Viva Voce Test: 50 Marks

Important Dates

How to Apply?

  • Click here to apply online*. (*) Please click against the application links for the advertisement number 22 of 2021-22.
  • Click here for the official notification.
  • Online registration commencement: November 26, 2021
  • Application Deadline: December 31, 2021

Contact Information

Any complaint on the conduct of examination must be sent to the Grievance Wing of the Commission by e-Mail ([email protected]) within 05 days of completion of the examination.

To resolve any Technical problem faced in filling up of online Registration/Re-registration and Application forms, the candidate may contact OPSC Technical Support over Telephone No. 0671-2304707 between 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM & 2 PM to 5 PM on any Odisha Government working days.

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