The examination schedule for the Odisha Civil Service Prelims exam 2020 has been issued by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on Monday. The Odisha Civil Service Prelims exam 2020 will take place on August 27 in two shifts, with Paper-I from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Paper-II from 1.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.
According to the timetable issued on the OPSC website, that is, opsc.gov.in, the exam will be held in five zones: Balasore, Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, and Sambalpur.
The first paper will include 100 objective-type questions with multiple-choice responses, while the second paper will have 80 questions.
The admit card, as well as candidate instructions, will be published on the official website later. The candidates are advised to check the website for the latest updates on a regular basis.
The Odisha Civil Services Examination, 2020 will be conducted to fill 392 vacancies that have been announced by the OPSC. The notification is available for downloading at the OPSC website's homepage's 'What's New' section. The registration period lasted from January till February.
A Preliminary Exam, a Main Exam, and a Personality Test/Interview round will be included in the Odisha Civil Services Examination, 2020.
Meanwhile, the Commission has announced that the interview for the position of Assistant Professor, Marine Science (Oceanography) scheduled for July 19 and 20, at 2 p.m., has been postponed.
On the scheduled date and time, only document verification will take place. The new interview dates will be announced as soon as possible, according to the official statement.