Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021: Directorate of Secondary Education, Odisha has announced 4619 vacancies for Hindi, Sanskrit, and Physical Education Teachers to be recruited on a contractual basis. The candidates who have been looking for a teaching career must opt for this option, to begin with. Check the eligibility criteria as discussed in the article below and if you fit into it, do fill the online application process which will be active till 14th September 2021. 

The candidates will be selected Contractual Hindi Teacher, Sanskrit Teacher and Physical Education Teacher in various Govt. Secondary Schools of Odisha. The selection for the recruitment will be made through Computer Based Competitive Examination (tentatively in 1st week of October 2021) to be held in selected Test Centres in Odisha for which details will be notified soon. 

Odisha Teacher Recruitment Notification 

The official notification for Teacher Recruitment has been released on 13th August 2021 on the official website @dseodisha.in. The direct link to download the detailed advertisement has been provided below. Go through all the details including vacancies, important dates, selection criteria, exam pattern, and more.

DSE Odisha Teacher Notification- Download PDF

DSE Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021: Summary

The Directorate of Secondary Education will be carrying out a recruitment process for hiring 4000+ teachers for various posts. Go through the glimpse of DSE Odisha Recruitment 2021 from the below table.

DSE Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021
OrganisationDirectorate of Secondary Education, Odisha
Posts NameTeacher (Hindi, Sanskrit, PET)
Application ModeOnline
Online Registration23rd August to 14th September 2021
Selection ProcessComputer Based Test
Exam ModeOnline
Job TypeContract Basis
Job LocationOdisha
Official Website@dseodisha.in

DSE Odisha Recruitment 2021: Important Dates 

In the DSE Odisha Teacher Notification, the online registration and exam dates have been mentioned. Check important dates for Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021 from the below table:

DSE Odisha Recruitment 2021: Important Dates
Notification Release Date13th August 2021
Online Registration Begins23rd August 2021 (11 AM)
Last Date to Apply14th September 2021 (upto 6 PM)
Admit Card Release DateTo Be Notified Soon
Online Test Date1st week of October 2021

DSE Odisha Teacher Vacancies 2021

A total of 4619 vacancies of Contractual Hindi, Sanskrit, and PET teachers has been notified in the notification. Check the vacancy distribution from the below table.

Physical Education1260
Total Vacancies4619

DSE Odisha Teacher Recruitment Application Form

The online registration process has began on the official website of DSE Odisha on 23rd August 2021 onwards. The candidates holding the required eligibility can apply online from the direct link below. The last date for applying online has been scheduled for 14th September 2021.

Click to Apply for Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021 [Link Active]

Application Fee 

The candidates have to pay the application fee through online mode only while submitting their online application form. 

CategoryApplication fee
GeneralRs. 600
SC/ST/PWDRs. 400

How to Apply for Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021?

Step 1: Visit the official website of DSE Odisha @dseodisha.in

Step 2: On the homepage, click on Advertisement reading- “Online Application for Recruitment of Hindi, Sanskrit and PETs 2021”

Step 3: A new page with the application form will appear on your screen.

Step 4: Submit all the required details as per the original documents carefully. 

Step 5: Pay the applicable exam fee through online mode. 

Step 6: Submit the duly filled application form much before the last date. 

DSE Odisha Teacher Eligibility Criteria 

The candidate must hold the required eligibility to apply for Odisha Teacher Recruitment as mentioned in the official notification. Check the education qualification and age limit. 

Education Qualification 

Subjects   Academic Qualification
  1. Bachelor’s Degree with Sanskrit as one of the electives /optional/Honours /pass subjects
  2. Shiksha Shastri (Sanskrit) a course prescribed by NCTE,
  3. Shastri (Sanskrit) from a recognized university and
  4. Shiksha Shastri (Sanskrit), a course prescribed by NCTE.
  1. Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University with Hindi as one of the electives/Optional/Pass/Honours subject
  2. Hindi Shikshan Parangat from Kendriya Hindi Sansthan, Agra, B.H.Ed., a course prescribed by NCTE
  3. B. Ed in Hindi, a course prescribed by NCTE, from Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha, Madras
  4. Bachelor’s degrees with one of the following qualifications; Rastrabhasa Ratna from Rastrabhasa Prachar Samiti, Wardha, Shastri (Hindi) from Orissa Rastrabhasa Parishad, Puri, Snataka (Acquired by June-2005, the date up to which the temporary recognition has been granted) from Hindi Shiksha Samiti, Orissa, Cuttack.
  1. +2 or its equivalent examination
  2. C.P.Ed./ B.P.Ed./ M.P. Ed

Note: The candidates must have passed with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST/PWD/SEBC candidates) from a recognised university or institution. 

Age Limit (as on 01/01/2021)

The candidate must of a minimum age of 21 years and the maximum age should not be more than 32 years. 

Upper Age Relaxation 

  1. SC/ST/SEBC/Women: 5 years
  2. 2. Persons with Disabilities: 10 years

DSE Odisha Teacher Selection Process

The applicants will be selected on the basis of their performance in the online test for which the exam pattern has been discussed below. 

  1. There will be 2 Papers, (Paper-1 will be compulsory for all subjects). Paper-II will be subject-related.
  2. There will be 150 MCQs (1 mark each).
  3. The duration of the online test will be 150 minutes.
  4. There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer.
SubjectNo. of QuestionsMarks
General Knowledge & Current Affairs3030
Reasoning Ability2020
Computer Literacy1010
Pedagogy, Educational Management, Policies & Evaluation3030
Subject-related 6060

Minimum Qualifying Marks: As mentioned in the notification, the candidate have to score minimum 25% marks (20% in case of candidates of SC/ST/PWD category) in Paper I and 35% marks (30% in case of candidates of SC/ST/PWD category) in Paper II to get selected for the recruitment process. 

DSE Odisha Teacher Salary Structure 

The candidates selected for the post of Hindi, Sanskrit and Physical Education Teacher will be provided with monthly remuneration as depicted below:

Hindi TeacherRs. 16,880/-
Sanskrit TeacherRs. 16,880/-
Physical Education TeacherRs. 10,000/-
DSE Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021-FAQs

The online registration link has been active from 23rd August 2021.

Odisha Teacher Recruitment 2021 is out for contractual Hindi, Sanskrit, and Physical Education Teacher posts.

The eligible candidates will be selected through an online test which will be conducted in the 1st week of October 2021.

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