Eligibility Criteria

By C.Suvarna | Updated on: Mar 14, 2023

Eligibility Criteria

Odisha State Cooperative Bank Ltd. (Assistant Manager) Eligibility Criteria

The Odisha Cooperative Bank recruitment was released on December 29, 2021 for the post of Assistant Manager Grade-2 in the District Central Co-operative Banks that are operational in Odisha. To ensure that you are eligible for the post, you need to be well-aware of the complete OSCB exam eligibility criteria. To be eligible for any post, you should know the educational requirements, the age criteria and also about the age relaxation norms as mentioned in the official notification.

The major eligibility requirement that needs to be satisfied while applying for the OSCB recruitment is that the applicant needs to be a resident of Odisha state.

Educational Criteria

To be eligible for the post of Assistant Manager (Grade-2) in the Odisha State Cooperative Bank, all the candidates will have to adhere to the eligibility criteria prescribed by the bank in its official notification. The minimum educational qualification required to be eligible for the OSCB recruitment exam for Assistant Manager (Grade - 2) is:

  • A degree in Graduation in any discipline
  • Proficiency in computer applications

Name of the PostEducational Criteria
Assistant Manager (Grade II) Graduate in any discipline having proficiency in computer application

Age Criteria

Apart from the educational qualification, a candidate must also follow the OSCB exam age limit as specified by the Odisha DCCB in the notification. Therefore, in order to be eligible to fill in the Odisha State Co-operative Bank application form, the candidate needs to be at least 21 years of age and not more than 32 years of age. Check further details below:

Name of the PostAge Criteria
Assistant Manager (Grade II) The candidate should not be less than 21 years of age and should not be more than 32 years of age as on 01.01.2020 viz. the person should have been born on or after 01.01.1999 and not earlier than 02.01.1988

Age Relaxation

The Odisha Co-operative Bank will also be providing a relaxation on the upper age limit of candidates. This relaxation will be applicable to those who belong to certain reserved categories. The period of relaxation will vary according to the category. Women candidates will also be provided with this facility of relaxation in the upper age limit which will be relaxable by 5 years.

Check complete details 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

Resident Criteria

Name of the PostResidential Criteria
Assistant Manager (Grade II) The candidate shall be a resident of the state of Odisha irrespective of the geographical area/ operational area of the DCCBs

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The maximum age to apply for the OSCB recruitment for the post of Assistant Manager is 32 years.
No. To be eligible to apply for the Odisha DCCB recruitment, a candidate must have been born between January 02, 1988 and January 01, 1999.
No. Only women candidates are eligible for a relaxation in the upper age limit.
The minimum educational qualification required for the Assistant Manager post in OSCB is a Graduate degree.
No. The persons in Defence Forces who have more than 6 months to retire from the date of application submission cannot apply as ‘Ex-Servicemen’.
If you come under more than one reserved category mentioned in the OSCB AM official notification, you will only be eligible for 'one' benefit as per the age relaxation norms mentioned. You will be provided relaxation as per the one which will be most suitable and advantageous for you as a candidate.

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