OSSTET is conducted for teachers who wish to take up subjects like Science, Arts, Hindi, Classical teachers (Sanskrit, Urdu, and Telugu) and physical education.
Odisha Secondary School Teacher Eligibility Test 2019 Application forms have been released by the Odisha Board of Secondary Education on its official website. As per the official notification released by the board, the application forms for OSSTET 2019 will be available online from December 7, 2019, 12 pm. The application process will be conducted will be entirely based on online mode.
The candidate must be able to read and write in Odia. Anyone of the following qualification will be taken into consideration to ascertain this ability of the candidate.
(a) He/ she must have passed HSC Examination conducted by Board of Secondary Education, Odisha or an equivalent examination conducted by any other State Board or Central Board (like CBSE, ICSE) with Odia as a language subject i.e. First/ Second or Third Language.
(b) He/ She must have passed +2/ Higher Secondary Examination conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha with Odia as an examination subject.
(c) He must have passed Odia Examination of HSC/ 10th Standard Single Subject Examination conduct by the B.S.E., Odisha. In case the candidate desire to be language teacher like Hindi/ Classical Teachers (Sanskrit/Telgu/ Urdu), passing Odia Examination of 07th Standard conducted by B.S.E., Odisha shall be allowed.
C. Requisite Academic and Professional Qualification the examination will be conducted in two different parts for the prospective teachers in two different categories such as :-
Category I: Education Teachers (Trained Graduate Teachers in Science/ Arts, Hindi/Classical Teacher (Sanskrit/ Urdu/ Telgu).
Category II: Physical Education Teacher.