Odisha Police Recruitment 2018 Sepoys, Civil Constable:

State Selection Board, Odisha Police, Cuttack invites applications from the eligible intending candidates for recruitment of Sepoys / Constables (Male) in various 17 Battalions and Civil Constables (Male / Female) in 35 Districts / Establishments.


Name of Post No. of Vacancies
Sepoys / Constables 2021
Civil Constables 1722


Age Limit:

Minimum Age:                                                  18 Years

Maximum Age:                                                 23 Years

Age relaxation for SC/ST/SEBC                    05 Years


Educational Qualification and Experience:

  1. Candidate must have passed High School Certificate examination / +2 (for Civil Constable) or equivalent examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha or by any other recognized Board / Council.
  2. A candidate should be able to speak, read and write Odia and must have passed Odia as one of the subjects in the High School Certificate Examination or an examination in Odia Language equivalent to M.E standard, recognized or conducted by the School and Mass Education Department of Government of Odisha.
  3. Other Eligibility Criteria – (a) A candidate must be of good character. (b) If married, the candidate must not have more than one spouse living. (c) A candidate must be of sound health, free from organic defects and any physical deformity.


Selection Process:

  • Written Examination.
  • Physical Measurement Test.
  • Physical Efficiency Test.


Summary of Marks Distribution:

Test Name Maximum Marks
Physical Measurement and Physical Efficiency Test (a) Physical Measurement (Height) – 20 Marks, (b) Physical Efficiency Test – 35 Marks 55
Driving Test(If he possesses valid Driving License and wishes to appear in the Driving Test) 05
Educational Achievements 05
Sports Achievements 15
National Cadet Crops Certificate (NCC) 05
Written Test 35
Total Maximum Marks = 120


Examination Fee:

For General and OBC Category                                     150/-

For SC and ST Category                                                  Nill


How to Apply:

Completed prescribed application form along with Bank Draft / Postal Order and photo-copies of self-attested certificates / relevant documents should be sent to the concerned Commandant of the Battalion / DCP (Security) f Special Security Battalion through Post or to be deposited by hand at the concerned Battalion. The last date for submission of application is 26/07/2018 up to 5:00 PM.