OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022 Apply online for 261 Assistant Agriculture Officers Posts

OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022. Apply Online at @ www.opsc.gov.in, Check Vacancy Details, Exam Date 2022

Odisha Public Service Recruitment (OPSC) has released a recruitment notification recently. This Vacancy is for the post of Assistant Agriculture Officer (AAO). A total no. of 261 vacancies has been released. This vacancy is against advt. no. 04 of 2022-23 in class II of Group B category of Odisha Agriculture and Food Protection Service under the Department of Agriculture and Farmer’s Empowerment.

Candidates who are interested in this post can fill this vacancy from 29 July to 29 August 2022. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of a written examination and personality tests. In this article, we have provided detailed information regarding this vacancy.

Details for OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022

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Odisha Public Service Commission has released a recruitment notification for various Assistant Agriculture Officers. Complete details about this post have been mentioned below –

Name of organization Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC)
Name of Post Assistant Agriculture Officer (AAO)
No. of Vacancies
  • 261 (New) Advt. No. 04 of 2022-23
  • 145 (Old) Advt. No. 27 of 2021-22
Registration date From 29 July 2022 to 29 August 2022
Location Odisha
Modes of Selection
  • Written Examination
  • Personality Test
Application Fee No Fee
Official Website www.opsc.gov.in

Important Date for OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022 for New and Old Posts 

Vacancies for both old and new posts have been released combined by the OPSC. Both of these vacancies are released for the post of Assistant Agriculture Officer (AAO). Candidates can fill out their application form through the online mode only. Important events along with dates have been mentioned below –

Events Dates (New) Dates (Old)
Application Process Starts 29 July 2022 28 January 2022
Last Date for Apply Online 29 August 2022 28 February 2022
Last date to submit registered application 29 August 2022 07 March 2022
Admit Card release date To be notified soon To be notified soon
Eligibility Criteria 

Candidates who are going to apply for this vacancy should check their eligibility criteria prescribed by the officials, otherwise, their application form shall be rejected. According to the official website, the candidate who wants to apply for this post must possess a Bachelor’s Degree of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture or Horticulture from any recognized university by the government of India.

Age Limit 

Candidates must possess age limits as of (01–01–2022) prescribed by the officials according to their respected category.

Category Minimum Age Maximum Age
UR 21 38
S.E.B.C/ SC/ST/Women/Ex-Serviceman 21 43
Pwd 21 48

OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022 – Selection process

The candidates will have to appear in the Written Examination first. After getting shortlisted in the written examination, the candidates will be asked for Personality Test. The candidates will also have to clear this test. After this candidates will be deemed to be finally selected.

OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022 – Vacancy Details

The total no. of vacancies for the post of AAO is 216 for 2022-23 and 145 vacancies for 2021-22 have been released by the OPSC. We have mentioned the category-wise details for the vacancies –

  • For OPSC AAO 2022 -23 Vacancies (New)
Category Vacancies
UR 149
SEBC 14
SC 45
ST 62
Total 216
  • For OPSC AAO Vacancies (Old) 
Category Vacancies
UR 62 (21-w)
SEBC 14 (05-w)
SC 20 (07-w)
ST 27 (09-w)
Total 123 (42-w)

How to fill out OPSC AAO Recruitment 2022?

Candidates can apply for AAO posts through the online mode only, for that we have mentioned a detailed procedure below –

  1. Go to the official website of OPSC opsc.gov.in
  2. Click on the “Apply Online”
  3. Now enter all the requisite information of the candidate
  4. Upload all the required documents
  5. Now recheck the form
  6. Click on the “Submit” button
  7. Take a printout for future use.
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