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OPSC Asst section officer Recruitment 2018

Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced a notification for the recruitment of Asst section officer post. The Candidates who are interested and meet all eligibility criteria can read the Official Notification of OPSC Asst section officer Recruitment apply from the Official website or apply from the link provided in the lesson.

shape Notification

OPSC Asst section officer Recruitment 2018
Name of the Organization Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC)
Type of the Organization Government
Position/Designation Assitant Section Officer
Job Location Bhubaneshwar
Vacancies 500 Posts
Application Start Date 10th October 2018
Application End Date 09th November 2018
Official Website Click Here
Official Notification Click Here
Apply Mode Online
Apply Online Click Here

shape Eligibility

S.No. Criteria Eligibility
1. Age Limit as on 01-01-2018 Min Age: 21 years
Max Age: 32 years
2. Educational Qualification Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or posses such other qualification equivalent there to and must have adequate knowledge in Computer application.
3. Selection Process Based on Written Exam and Computer Skill Exam.

shape Vacancy

S.No. Name of Posts Category No. of Posts

Assistant Section Officer Posts
(Group B)
UR 266
2. SEBC 87
3. SC 75
4. ST 72
Total 500 Posts

shape Exam Pattern

Papers Subject No. of Questions Max Marks Duration
Paper I General Awareness 100 100 1 1/2 Hrs
Paper II (A) Reasoning & Mental Ability 50 50
1 1/2 Hrs
Paper II (B) Mathematics 50 50
Paper III (A) English 100 100
2 Hrs
Paper III (B) Odia 100 100
Paper IV Skill Test in
50 05
1 Hr

shape Syllabus

  • Preposition
  • Adverb
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Error Correction/Recognition
  • Tenses
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Fill in the Blanks with Articles etc
  • Comprehension
  • Answering Questions based on Unseen Passages
  • Vocabulary
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Verb

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

  • Mirror Images
  • Number Series
  • Alphabet Series
  • Coding-decoding
  • Arithmetic Reasoning
  • Problem of Age Calculation
  • Analogy
  • Grouping Identical Figures
  • Decision Making etc
  • Cubes & Dice
  • Embedded figures, etc

  • Windows (MS-Windows)
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Word Processing (MS Word)
  • Spread Sheet (MS Excel)
  • MS Access
  • Presentation knowledge (MS PowerPoint)
  • Communication Technology, Networking Concepts
  • Usage of internet services available on Internet


    Study Guide – Competitive Exams
    Quantitative Aptitude
    Reasoning Ability
    General Awareness
    Computer Awareness
    English Knowledge
    World of Words (WOW)
    Descriptive Test