OPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment 2023; Application started for 93 Posts

OPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment 2023: Medical students waiting for the Group A, Insurance Medical Officer recruitment are out now. Only MBBS students are eligible for this recruitment drive. Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has published a notification for the 93 Insurance Medical Officer recruitment.

The online application form for the OPSC IMO recruitment started on 17 January 2023. The eligible and interested candidates can start applying for the Grade A posts till 17 February 2023. Read the full article to know the eligibility criteria, details of vacancies and the procedure to apply for the OPSC IMO recruitment. On this platform, candidates can know everything about recruitment.

OPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment
OPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment

OPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment 2023

Name of the recruitmentOPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment
Advertisement Number14
Name of the postInsurance Medical Officer
Recruitment Conducting AuthorityOdisha Public Service Commission (OPSC)
Number of Vacancies93
Category of postsGroup-A
Minimum QualificationMBBS
Application Form feesNil
Commencement of Application form17 January 2023
Last date of the online application form17 February 2023
Official websitehttps://www.opsc.gov.in/

Eligibility Criteria Odisha IMO Recruitment 2023

Interested candidates must know the eligibility requirements for filling out the OPSC IMO application form. These eligibilities are also provided in the recruitment notification. Candidates can download the notification from the official website. Here, we have simplified the eligibility criteria for IMO recruitment. These eligibility criteria will help the candidate to evaluate their eligibility and apply accordingly.

  • The applicant for the IMO 2023 recruitment should be a citizen of India.
  • The applicant must be fluent in the Odia language.
  • Applicants must have studied in Odia as a language subject till class 10th.
  • Government employees( temporary or permanent) are also eligible for Odisha IMO recruitment. They need to submit the No Objection Certificate at the time of the document verification.
  • Candidates having more than one spouse will not be eligible for the recruitment.

Educational Qualification

The educational qualification of the candidates is provided in the following points.

  • The candidate must have passed Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgeon (MBBS) from recognised Medical colleges or institutes.
  • The candidate must have a valid registration certificate.

OPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment 2023 Age limit

The applicant must have reached 21 years of age and not above the age of 38 years i.e the candidate must not be born before 2nd January 1984 and not after 1st January 2001. The upper age limit relaxation is also provided to the various categories. the table shown below provides the detail of age relaxation.

CategoryUpper age limit relaxation
SC, ST, SEBC, Ex-Serviceman and women5 years
PwBD10 years
PwBD-SC, ST, SEBC15 years

Odisha IMO recruitment vacancy Details

The number of vacancies for Insurance Medical Officers in Odisha is 93. The state government provides reservations to various categories which further divides the number of vacancies. The details of vacancies along the provided reservation are:

CategoryNumber of Vacancies
Unreserved45
Socially and Educationally Backward classes06
SC18
ST24
PwBD 03 (will be adjusted with the categories)
Sports Person01 (will be adjusted with the categories)

Document Required to fill the OPSC Insurance MO application

The eligible candidates need scanned copies of the documents for filling out the IMO application form. To make the work easier we have provided you with the list of documents which are needed while applying for the application form.

  • Passport-size photograph
  • Signature
  • Left-hand thumb impression
  • High school certificate
  • MBBS all mark sheets and certificates.
  • Internship completion certificate.
  • Final MBBS certificate
  • Housemanship certificate
  • Permanent Registration Certificate
  • Screening test certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • Odia test pass certificate
  • PwBD certificate
  • Sports id

The MBBS-related documents should be under a single pdf consisting of not more than 10MB.

How to apply for the OPSC IMO 2023 recruitment?

The procedures for applying for Odisha Insurance Medical Officer recruitment are explained in the following steps. Candidates must follow these steps and fill out the OPSC form correctly.

Step 1: Browse the official website of the Odisha Public Service Commission(OPSC): https://www.opsc.gov.in/.

Step 2: On the home page of the OPSC website click on “Apply Online”.

Step 3: Candidates who have not registered before must register for registration Id and password.

Registeration OPSC
Registration OPSC

Step 4: By using the registration id and password, login into the OPSC portal.

OPSC log in
OPSC log in

Step 5: The recruitment application form will appear on the screen fill out the form and submit it.

Step 6: Print the IMO registration and application form with the document copies and put a signature under the declaration for submission provided in the application form.

Candidates should fill out the application form correctly as there are no chances for the application form correction. If a candidate finds any technical problem in the application form then that candidate can contact OPSC Technical support over the phone: 0671-2304707. In case of guidance, FAQs are also provided on the OPSC site. Contact numbers are also provided by the OPSC. These are 0671-2304141 and 2305611.

Selection Process for the OPSC IMO recruitment

The selection process for the Insurance Medical Officer exam will be done on the basis of a written examination consisting of 200 questions which should be completed in three hours. Each MCQ carries one mark and no marks are deducted for the wrong answer. The syllabus of IMO recruitment is based on the Medical Council of India (MCI). The marking pattern for various disciplines is provided in the given image.

OPSC marks of various disciplines
OPSC marks of various disciplines

Odisha IMO Recruitment 2023: Important links

Application linkOdisha Public service Commission
DownloadOPSC Insurance Medical Officer Recruitment notification pdf
Check herePUONLINE Home Page

What is the selection process for the Odhisha IMO 2023 recruitment?

OPSC conducts the written exam and the document verification of the candidates.

What should a candidate do if they are not awarded a percentage of MBBS marks?

If a candidate is only awarded Grades in their respective MBBS colleges then the procedure for conversion certificates is provided in the notification of the recruitment.

When will the written examination of the OPSC IMO be conducted?

The date of the written examination of IMO will be updated on the official website.

Is there any provision for negative marking in the Odisha Grade A recruitment?

No, there is no negative marking in the IMO written examination.