OSSC Junior Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 & Syllabus PDF

OSSC Junior Clerk Syllabus PDF and the updated Exam Pattern is available now. The OSSC will conduct the Computer Based Recruitment Examination in February. So All the candidates who have applied for the Odisha Junior Clerk Application Form Should start their preparation today.

The OSSC Junior Clerk Syllabus and exam pattern will boost your preparation for the upcoming written examination. So download the Odisha Junior syllabus pdf from this page and follow it strictly.

Interested candidates can also check the OSSC Junior Clerk previous year question paper to understand the difficulty level of the questions. All the PDF links are available in the last section of this post.

OSSC Junior Clerk Recruitment 2022 Overview

Post NameJunior Clerk
QualificationGraduation with Computer Knowledge
SalaryRs.19900 to Rs63200
LocationAcross Odisha
Mode Of ApplicationOnline

OSSC Junior Clerk Exam Pattern 2022

The Odisha Staff Selection will conduct a series of exams to shortlist the candidates for the posts of OSSC Junior Clerk. The detailed plan of examination and the Pattern of Examination is given below.

The OSSC Junior Clerk Selection consists of a four Stage Process which are as follows

Stage 1: Preliminary Examination

  • The Preliminary Examination will be conducted in Online mode.
  • In Prelim Exam there will be only One Paper which is General Awareness.
  • The Questions will be Objective MCQ Type.
  • There will be a total of 100 Questions and Each carries 1 Mark.
  • There will be negative marking and for each wrong answer 0.25 mark will be deducted.
  • The duration of the Preliminary exam is 1.5 Hours.

This Junior Clerk Preliminary Exam Will be qualifying in nature. The candidates who will qualify for the Preliminary examination will be called for the stage 2 Main Examination.

Stage 2: Main Written Examination

This stage-2 of the OSSC Junior Clerk Exam selection process is the Main Written Examination. It shall consist of two papers each of 100 marks.

Paper 1 consists of questions from Odia and English. Questions will be subjective type. The standard of question will be of HSC Standard. There will be no negative marking in Paper 1. The Duration of Paper 1 is of 2 hours.

Paper 2 will be of Objective MCQ type. It consists of two subjects Mathematics and Basic Computer Skills. There will be 50 questions on each subject. There will be negative marking and 0.25 will be deducted for each wrong response.

The detailed subjectwise mark distribution is as follows.

Basic Computer Skill50
Total200 marks

Candidates about 3 times of the vacancies in order of merit category wise based on the marks of the mains written examination will be shortlisted to appear for the Stage 3.

Stage 3: Computer Skill

This stage-3 of the OSSC Junior Clerk Exam selection process is the Computer Skill Test. It carries 50 marks. Candidates have to score at least 15 marks to qualify for the skill test.

Stage 4: Document Verification

Document verification will be done on a date to be fixed by the Commission.

OSSC Junior Clerk Syllabus 2022

According to the latest Odisha SSC junior clerk Notification 2022, the Syllabus of OSSC Junior Clerk exam syllabus is as follows

Stage 1: Preliminary Syllabus

The stage-1 of the OSSC Junior Clerk Exam selection process is the Preliminary Examination. Questions in Prelim will come from General Awareness.

General Awareness(100 Marks)

  • Questions on Current events,
  • History,
  • Geography,
  • General Science
  • Constitution of India
  • Human rights
  • Basic Computer Skill Test
  • comprehension from a passage in the English language/Odia language
  • Arithmetic
    • Profit, Loss,
    • Discount,
    • Simple interest, Compound interest,
    • Percentage,
    • Ratio & Proportion etc

Stage-2: Main Examination Syllabus

The Main Examination consists of two papers. Paper 1 has Language English and Odia. Paper 2 consists of Mathematics and Basic Computer. The detailed syllabus is as follows

English Language Test: (total 50 marks)

  • Essay – 10 marks
  • Letter – 05 marks
  • Translation from Odia to English – 05 marks
  • Comprehension of an Unseen passage-10 marks
  • Grammar -20 marks
    • Verbs, Tenses, Modal, Active and Passive Voice, Subject-verb concord, non-finite verb forms (infinitives and participles), Sentence Structure, Connectors, Types of sentences, Types of Phrases and Clause, Direct & Indirect speech, Comparison, Determiners, Pronouns, Prepositions.

Odia Language Test:(50 Marks)

  • Essay-10 marks
  • Letter – 05 marks
  • Translation from English to Odia – 05 marks
  • Comprehension of an Unseen passage-10 marks
  • Grammar-20 marks
    • Transformation of sentences Affirmative, Negative, Interrogative, Exclamatory, Simple,Compound, Complex.Transformation of words (noun to adjective and adjective to noun)Sandhi, Samasa, Antonyms and Synonyms,Correction of common errors in words, Idioms and Phrases, Taddhita and Krudanta, Punctuation marks

Mathematics(50 Marks)

  • Fractions and Decimals
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Rates and Taxes, Insurance
  • Profit, Loss, and Discount
  • Mixtures
  • Partnership
  • Problems on Time & Work
  • Problems on Time and Distance
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Statistics

Basic Computer

MS Windows: Introduction of Windows
• MS Office: MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel & MS Access

Stage 3: Computer Skill Test(Practical)

  1. WINDOWS Operating system: To test some ofthe following basic system operations on file/folder(s):
    • Create, Rename, Copy/Cut/Paste, Delete,
    • Using Clipboard
  2. MS Word. A Paragraph in MS Word incorporating some ofthe tools given below to be tested during the examination
    • *Editing and Formatting text and paragraph
    • *Page and Paragraph Setup.
    • *Inserting pictures and WordArt.
  3. MS Power Point: A Power Point presentation with 2/3 slides using some of the tools given below to be
    • tested during the examination.
    • *Editing and formatting slides
  4. MS Excel: A problem in spreadsheet related to some ofthe tools given below to be tested during the examination.
    • *Formatting cells and data
    • *Functions and Formulae (Relative, absolute and Mixed reference.
  5. MS Access: A problem in MS Access related to some ofthe tools given below to be Tested during the examination
    • Creating and entering data into a database
    • Setting the primary key
    • *Printouts ofthe document(s) should be attached with the answer Sheets.

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