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What are the eligibility criteria for OSCB Assistant Manager/Banking Assistant?

All examinations have some or the other criteria that a candidate must full fill in order to appear for the same. Odisha State Cooperative bank Ltd (O

All examinations have some or the other criteria that a candidate must full fill in order to appear for the same. Odisha State Cooperative bank Ltd (OSCB) has some basic criteria that a candidate must take care of before appearing for OSCB assistant manager role. 

Eligibility criteria

For applying for OSCB Banking assistant or assistant manager role one candidate must full fill the following requirements
1. The candidate must belong to Odisha state.
2. A basic graduation degree in any discipline is required for the candidate and also the candidate should have computer expertise. 

Age Criteria

Category Min age Max age
General 21 32
SC/ST/OBC 21 37
PWD 21 42

Educational criteria

For all the roles under OSCB recruiting, the educational criteria is the same. A candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized institution. There is no minimum marks criteria for the same. But the candidate must have a pass certificate while applying for assistant manager or banking assistant role under OSCB.

Procedure for selecting an assistant manager for OSCB

the recruitment process for OSCB assistant manager and banking assistant role has three steps which includes preliminary assessment, a main examination and a face to face interview with a panel of interviewers. 

Duration, mode and language

The OSCB assistant manager examination can only be given in English language and the mode of the first round of the examination is online. You will be given a center where you need to visit and appear for the examination online. The total duration for the examination is 60 minutes although each section has a particular time limit. The English section has 20 minutes, the quantitative section has 20 minutes and logical reasoning section has 20 minutes. The total time duration for the mains is 140 minutes. The section wise time slot remains as general knowledge has 30 minutes, General English has 40 minutes, reasoning ability has 35 minutes and quantitative aptitude has 35 minutes. 

Other important considerations

Candidates who have applied previously but was unable to clear the test can reappear and need not pay any examination cost. Online applications are accepted for all candidates. Every candidate must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the OSCB assistant manager or banking assistant role. It is advisable candidates complete the entire application process much before the deadline. Only one application per candidate is acceptable. There is no method of refund if you fail to sit for the examination even after filling the application form. The admit card and call letters will be available in the website of OSCB which can be downloaded by candidates. The cost per application varied from 600-1000 rupees. 


Once you decide to appear for OSCB assistant manager or banking assistant test then you must thoroughly look into all the criteria. The age and the educational criteria must be full filled in order to appear. In case you fail to meet any of the above mentioned criteria then you will not be allowed to sit for the examination. Once you are eligible by full filling all the criteria then you must apply online with the proof of your educational mark sheet for verification and also with other documents. If you belong to SC/ST/OBC/PWD category then you must carry the certificate for the same on the date of examination. You must also carry the call letter along with you on the date of examination. Make sure you reach the center before time and you are well prepared for the same. Good luck.

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