OPSC ASO Complete Syllabus 2018, OPSC Assistant Section Officer Exam Pattern 2018

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Odisha PSC Assistant Section Officer Official Syllabus/ Exam Pattern Available here. Readers can download the ASO exam pattern & syllabus pdf to start their preparation for written test.

OPSC ASO Exam 2018:

Recently, Odisha Public Service Commission has released a notification for the recruitment of Assistant Section Officer for 500 posts. Now OPSC is going to conduct exam for the post of Assistant Section Officer. This exam will organized in two phases which are Written Test and Skill Test (Computer Test).

Candidates, who are going to be appeared for the ASO exam, are now searching for the exam syllabus and exam pattern. This is very Important for candidates to know about the exam syllabus. If candidates don’t know the exam syllabus then they cannot crack the exam. Here we have updated the exam pattern and exam syllabus according to the OPSC. Read this full article to know about OPSC ASO exam pattern and Syllabus.

OPSC Assistant Section  Officer  Exam 2018-19 Summary:

Name Of Commission  Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC)
Exam Name  OPSC Assistant Section Officer Exam
Post Name  Assistant Section Officer
Total Vacancies  500
Location  Odisha State
Exam Date  To be Announced
Category  Syllabus & Exam Pattern
Official Website  www.opsc.gov.in

Check the official exam pattern and syllabus scheme for Assistant Section officer examination at below. 

OPSC ASO Exam Pattern 2018:

  • Negative marking (Yes) : 0.25 marks will be deduct for each wrong answer.
  • All the questions will be of Multiple Choice Type Question.
  • Only those candidate will appear for Computer Skill Test who qualify the written test.
  • After that Candidate who scored 25 marks in the Skill Test (Practical) will be called for interview round.
  • Exam Duration: Check in below table.
  • Examiner will provide the Separate booklet for Odiya and English Essay Exam.
Papers Subjects No. of Questions(MCQ) Total Marks Duration
I General Awareness 100 100 Marks 1 ½ Hours
II (A) Mathematics 50 100 Marks 1 ½ Hours
(B) Reasoning 50 100 Marks
III Language
(A) English 100 100 02 Hours
(B) Odia 100 100
IV Skill Test in Computer Application (Practical) 05 50 01 Hour

Check the exam patter with the help of this table and prepare for OPSC ASO Exam 2018.

OPSC ASO Exam Syllabus 2018:

Subject Wise whole syllabus for the exam is mentioned below. Read carefully each subject’s syllabus which is following:

Syllabus For Mathematics:

  • Arithmetic
  • Mensuration(3D & 2D)
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Algebra

OPSC ASO Syllabus For General Awareness:

  • Major Financial/economics news
  • Budget & Five-year Plans
  • Famous Books and authors
  • Abbreviations
  • Important Days and dates
  • History of British Rules in India and Freedom Struggle
  • Culture
  • Civics
  • Science inventions
  • Science in Everyday life
  • Environmental issues
  • Awards and honors
  • Issues of ecology, biodiversity and climate
  • Defense and Indian Armed Forces
  • Current affairs
  • Salient Features of World Physical Geography
  • International and National Organizations
  • Indian Constitution
  • Important aspects of Governance, Resource Mobilization and inflation, Transparency and accountability, e-governance, Indian Economics and issues relating to planning, development, growth and employment, Poverty alleviation, Role of civil services in democracy, etc

Syllabus For Reasoning:

  • Number Series
  • Number Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • The problem of Age Calculation
  • Analogy
  • Decision Making
  • Non Verbal Series
  • Mirror Images
  • Cubes and Dices
  • Embedded Figures
  • Alphabet Series
  • Test of Direction Sense
  • Arithmetic Reasoning
  • Age Problems
  • Non Verbal Series
  • Cube and dice
  • Grouping Identical figures, etc

Syllabus For English/Odia:

  • Grammar: Verb, Synonyms, Antonyms, Tenses, Fill in the blanks, Vocabulary, Error correction, Adverb, Preposition, Sentence, Error recognition, etc
  • Comprehension
  • Sentence Rearrangement

Syllabus For Computer Applications:

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Usage of Internet Services available on Internet
  • Communication Technology
  • Networking Concepts
  • Windows

Check OPSC Assistant Section officer Official Syllabus and prepare for written test without any problem. Identify the weak topics and make more practice on them.

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