Odisha Banking Assistant Eligibility Criteria

By Reena Pal | Updated on: Jan 21, 2022

Eligibility Criteria

Odisha Banking Assistant

The Odisha State Cooperative Bank Notification 2021 for the post of Assistant Grade-2 was released on December 29, 2021. Odisha State Cooperative Bank is the District Central Co-operative Bank that is operational in Odisha. Make sure that you are eligible for the post before applying for the OSCB Assistant Grade 2 exam. While checking OSCB Assiastant Grade 2 eligibility criteria 2021, you should know the educational requirements, the age criteria and also the age relaxation norms as mentioned in the official notification.

Note: The applicant needs to be a resident of Odisha state in order to apply for the Odisha State Cooperative Bank Assistant Grade 2 exam. 

Educational Criteria

To apply for the post of Assistant Grade 2 in the Odisha State Cooperative Bank, you need to have a Bachelor's degree in any discipline. Also, you need to have proficiency in computer applications. Detailed OSCB Assistant Grade 2 eligibility criteria has been provided in the table below.

Name of the PostEducational Criteria
OSCB Banking Assistant Graduate or must have an equivalent qualification from a recognized institute/ Board.

Age Criteria (January 01, 2020)

To fill in the Odisha State Cooperative Bank Assistant Grade 2 application form, you need to be at least 21 years of age and not more than 32 years of age. A person should have been born on or after January 01, 1999. You can check further details on the OSCB Assistant Grade 2 age limit from the table below:

CategoryAge Limit
Banking Assistant 21 to 32 years

Age Relaxation (January 01, 2020)

The Odisha Co-operative Bank has provided relaxation on the upper age limit of candidates. In case you belong to a reserved category and want to seek this relaxation, please look at the complete table of OSCB Assistant Grade 2 age relaxation below. 

Sr. No.CategoryAge relaxation
1 SC/ST/ SEBC/ Women 5 Years
2 Ex-Servicemen as provided under Odisha Ex-Servicemen (Recruitment to State Civil Service and Posts) Rules, 1985. 5 Years
3 PwD 10 Years

Please note that women candidates will also be provided with this facility of relaxation in the upper age limit which will be relaxable by 5 years.

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The maximum age to apply for the OSCB recruitment for the post of Assistant Grade 2 is 32 years.
Yes,you can apply for the Odisha DCCB recruitment. The maximum age to apply for OSCB recruitment
The minimum educational qualification required for the Assistant Grade 2 post in OSCB is a Graduate degree.
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