Odisha Civil Service Syllabus 2019

Odisha Civil Service Syllabus

Odisha Civil Service Syllabus 2019: Good news for all those candidates who were waiting for the vacancy in Civil services. This Great news is announced by Odisha Public Services Commission. The OPSC is going to conduct the preliminary exam in the coming months. Candidates can OPSC Civil Service Vacancy through the official notification. Interested Student in Civil Services can get Odisha Civil Service Syllabus 2019 and Exam Pattern complete Details From here.

Latest Update: OPSC will soon conduct the Civil Service prelims exam 2019 for various vacant posts. Applied candidates can check Civil Sevice Exam Date & Syllabus from here.
 Department Odisha Public Services Commission
Name of the exam OPSC Civil Services exam
Name of the post Group A and Group B
Apply (Last date) Updated Soon
Total Vacancy Various Posts
Admit Card release date Update Soon
Official website www.opsc.gov.in

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OPSC Civil Service Exam Pattern 2019- Group A, B

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) will conduct the Preliminary and Main Examination for the available posts. Here we have discussed the Prelims and Mains Exam Pattern.

OPSC Civil Service Preliminary Exam Pattern 2019

The Preliminary exam of Odisha Civil services consists of two papers and each paper is of two hours. Below is the table, Odisha Civil Service Prelims Exam Pattern is described.

S. No. Paper Subject Max Marks Time Duration
1.     I General Studies 150  2 Hours
2. II Optional Subject 300  2 Hours
3. Total 450 4 Hours

OPSC Civil Service Prelims Exam Optional Subject List

Agriculture Geology
Agricultural Engineering Home Science
Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science History
Anthropology Law
Botany Management
Chemistry Mathematics
Civil Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Commerce & Accountancy Philosophy
Economics Physics
Agriculture Political Science & International Relations
Electrical Engineering Psychology
Education Public Administration
Forestry Sociology
Fisheries Science Statistics
Geography Zoology

Once Candidate Qualify the prelims exam, then the exam commission allows appearing in the main exam.

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Odisha Civil Service Main Exam Pattern 2019

The main exam consists of five compulsory subjects and four optional subjects, candidate have a choice to select any two optional subjects from the four optional subjects. Once take a look at the table given below, it will help you to understand the Orissa Civil Service Main Exam Pattern 2019.

S. No. Exam Type Paper  Subjects Marks Marks Duration



Written exam

  I Odia language 300  




 3 Hours
2 II English 300 3 Hours
3 III English Essay 200 3 Hours
4 IV General Studies 1 300 3 Hours
5 V General Studies 2 300 3 Hours
6 VI Optional Subject  1 (Paper-1 and 2) 300  



3 Hours
7 VII 300 3 Hours
8 VIII Optional Subject 2

(Paper 1 and 2)

300 3 Hours
9 IX 300 3 Hours
Personality Test 250

OPSC Civil Service Main Exam Optional Subject List

Agriculture Geology
Agricultural Engineering History
Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Indian Language & Literature (Any One): Oriya, Hindi, Sanskrit, English, Persian, Urdu
Anthropology Law
Botany Management
Chemistry Mathematics
Civil Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Commerce & Accountancy Philosophy
Economics Physics
Electrical Engineering Political Science & International Relations
Education Psychology
Fisheries Science Public Administration
Forestry Sociology
Geography Statistics
Home Science Zoology

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OPSC Civil Service Exam Syllabus 2019- Group A, B

Check the topic wise Odisha Civil Service Exam Syllabus 2019 from here. Here We have covered the Major topics of Prelims and Mains Exams.

Syllabus Topics
OPSC Prelims Exam Syllabus
  • Current event of National and International importance
  • Economic and Social Development Sustainable Development
  • Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiative, etc.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography
  • Indian Polity and Governance
  • General Issues on Environmental Ecology,
  • Bio-diversity and Climate Change
  • General Science
Paper 2 Click Here
OPSC Mains Exam Syllabus
Oriya Language and English Langue
  • Comprehension of a given passage (30 Marks)
  • Precis writing with a passage of around 1000 words (40 Marks)
  • Translation from English to Oriya or Oriya to English (30 Marks)
  • Grammar, usage, and vocabulary (80 Marks)
  • Short Essay of around 1000 words (100 Marks)
  • Expansion of an idea (20 Marks)
General Studies
  • History of Modern India and Indian Culture
  • Geography of India
  • Indian Polity
  • Current National issues and topics of social relevance
  • Legal and environmental issues
General Studies 2
  • India and the World
  • Indian Economy
  • International Affairs & Institutions
  • Developments in the field of science & technology
  • Communications and space
  • Statistical Analysis, Graphs & Diagrams
Optional Subjects (Paper-1 and 2) Click Here

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