OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment 2019-2020: Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has notified vacancies for the AYUSH assistant. The selection process for the OSSC AYUSH assistant includes written exam, career marking and document verification round. The written exam for AYUSH assistant recruitment is scheduled on December 01, 2019. There are total 435 vacancies for ayurvedic assistant and 443 vacancies for homeopathic assistant. For more information about OSSC AYUSH assistant such as ayush assistant exam syllabus 2019, read the article below.
Latest: The admit card is available on the for the written exam. Click Here. The written exam will be held on December 01, 2019.
OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment 2019-2020
The questions asked in the written exam will be as per the 12th class syllabus of Odisha board for physics, chemistry and biology section. The marks scored in the written exam will be given 70% weightage in the final merit list. Below is the matrix of all the dates related to OSSC AYUSH assistant recruitment 2019-2020:
|Start date of Application form||08 Mar 2019|
|Last date of Application form||07 Apr 2019|
|Last date of Scribe Application form||25 Nov 2019|
|Release of admit card||22 Nov 2019|
|Date of Written exam||01 Dec 2019|
|Release of answer key||To be announced|
|Result of Written exam||To be announced|
|Date for document verification||To be announced|
|Release of final merit list||To be announced|
Admit Card of OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment
The admit card for OSSC AYUSH assistant releases on the official website of OSSC i.e. ossc.gov.in. Candidates require their user ID and password to download the admit card for the written exam. Along with the admit card, the candidates must carry their photo ID proof and black or blue ballpoint pen. The PwD category candidates must carry their PwD certificate and admit card for the scribe. The application form for the scribe is filled before the exam.
The full address of the exam centre is notified to the candidates through the admit card only. Applicants will not be allowed inside the exam centre without the admit card and photo ID proof. Candidates must read the instructions in the admit card for the conduct in the exam centre.
OSSC AYUSH Assistant Exam Pattern 2019
Below is the exam pattern for the written exam of OSSC AYUSH Assistant 2019-2020:
Mode of Exam: The exam wil llbe conduted in pen-paper mode.
Duration: The exam will be of 1 hour.
Number of questions: There will be total 100 questions in the exam.
Type of questions: All the questions will be of MCQ type.
Marking scheme: For every right answer, the candidate will get 1 mark each and for the wrong answers, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
|Sections||No. of Questons||Total Marks|
All the questions in the written exam for physics, chemistry and biology will be on the basis of the syllabus of 12th class in Odisha broad.
Eligibility Criteria for OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment
Candidates can refer to the eligibility criteria for the recruitment of OSSC AYUSH assistant 2019 from the details given below:
Nationality: Only the citizens of India are allowed to apply for this job.
Age Limit: The candidate’s age must lie between 18 to 27 years.
Age Relaxation: However, the candidates of some reserved categories are allowed relaxation on the upper age limit as given below:
|SC, ST, SEBC and Women||05 years|
|PwD Category||10 years|
|ESM||upto 45 years|
Education Qualification: Candidates must have cleared 12th class with sceince stream from a recognised board/ council/ university.
Language Known: All the candidates must be able to read, write and speak Odia and have one of the following qualifications:
- Passed exam of middle school with Odia as a language subject,
- Cleared 12th class with Odia as a non-language subject
- Passed Odia s a language subject in any class above 8th standard or in 8th standard.
- Passed a test of Odia language in middle school
If the candidate is married, then he must not have more than one spouse living.
Application Form of OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment
The application form for AYUSH assistant can be filled in online mode only. No other form of application is accepted by the commission. After the application form is submitted, the candidates can edit it within 48 hours. However, it should be before the last date of application. Candidates require a valid mail ID and mobile number to register themselves for this post. They can choose the preference of their post while filling the application form only. As soon as the registration form is submitted, the candidates receive their user ID and password on the mobile number and mail ID as filled in the application form.
Application Fee: The application fee is to be paid online only. The candiidates of SC, ST and PwD category are exempt from paying the application fee. Fee for all the other candidates is Rs. 100. Below is the list of all the mode of payment for the application:
- Internet banking
- Debit card
- Credit card
- UPI in SBI payment gateway
Selection Procedure of OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment
Here is the selection procedure for OSSC AYUSH asssistant recruitment 2019-2020:
Written Exam: The candidates applied for this post will appear for a written exam first. The written exam will be of 100 questions of MCQ type each. The candidates will have 1 hour to solve the question paper. The marks scored in this exam will have 70% weightage in preparation of the final merit list.
Career Marking: The career marking is based on the marks scored by the candidates in the 10th class and 12th class. Marks of the career marking will have 30% weightage in the ffinal merit list. The formula for ma;rks in the career marking stage will be as follows:
Career Marking = (15% of 10th class marks) + (2 x 12th class marks)
Documents Verification Round: The candidates will be called for the document verification round in the ratio of two times the total number of vacancies. The candidates who do not appear for this stage or who do not carry all the required documents in this round will be disqualified from the selection process.
OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment Answer Key
The official answer key is released by the Orissa Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) on its official website. A sigle answer key in consolidated format is released in form of PDF for all the sets. The answer key is the set of all the right answers for the questions asked in the written exam. The response sheet of all the candidates is judged based on the official answer key.
Candidates can also object the official answer key in writing. This objection is to be sent to the commission through an email on the mail ID provided by the commission. They must also attach a proof along with the objection to supporting the question objected and the answer suggested for the same.
OSSC AYUSH Assistant Result 2019-2020
The result of OSSC AYUSH assistant 2019 releases in 2 phases i.e. after the written exam and then the final merit list. The result is released in the form of a merit list in PDF format. Anyone can download the PDF file from the official website. Merit list for written exam is released with the names of all the candidates who cleared the written exam.
The final merit list is prepared based on the candidate’s marks in the written exam and marking scheme. The marks of the written exam will be given 70% weightage and the marks calculated through the career marking will be given 30% weightage in the merit list.
Vacancies for OSSC AYUSH Assistant Recruitment 2019-2020
Below is the vacancies notified by the comssion for the recruitment of OSSC AYUSH assistant 2019:
|Post||Vacancy||Women Reserved Vacancy|
Here is the list of all the categories among which the vacancies will be divided as per the reservation rules:
- Schedule Caste
- Schedule Tribe
About Job Profile
The qualified candidates will be posted under the directorate of ayush or department of health and family welfare of Odisha. The postcode of this recruitment is AYA/133. Recruited candidates will be renumerated with Rs. 8750/-. The post has an initial payment of Rs. 5,200 and grade pay of Rs. 1800. The pay scale of his post is between Rs. 5200 to 20,200. The pay may vary as per the new rules of the state government of Odisha.
The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) is a commission set up by the state government of Odisha for recruitment of various posts for the departments of the state government. The selection procedure of the OSSC recruitments always consists of a written exam at first stage. This commission was established on January 19, 1994, with Sri Sarat Chandra Mishra as the first chairman. The first headquarters of the commission was in Cuttack which was further shifted to Bhabneshwar on September 12, 2000.
Official Website: ossc.gov.in
OSSC AYUSH Assistant 2019-2020 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : The selection procedure for the recruitment of AYUSH assistant consists of written exam, career marking and document verification round.
Ans : There are total 435 vacancies for the ayurvedic assistant through OSSC.
Ans : No, the candidate must be between the age of 18 to 27 years to apply for this post.
Ans : The fee for applying for the post of AYUSH assistant is Rs. 100. However, SC, ST and PwD candidates are exempt from applying for this post.
Ans : The admit card releases on the official website of OSSC. Candidates require their user ID and password to download the admit card for the written exam.
Ans : The final merit list is prepared with 70% marks of written exam and 30% marks of career marking.