OSSC Junior Clerk Syllabus 2020 & Exam Pattern, Old Papers


Here you can easily get the latest OSSC Junior Clerk 2020 Syllabus for your preparation. All related titles and subtitles are included in the OSSC Junior Clerk  Prelims & Mains syllabus subject wise. Candidates who have interest to appear in the Odisha SSC Junior Clerk Prelims & Mains written exam, please refer the OSSC Junior Clerk Exam pattern, study material and download related notes as well. In this below page, we are provided the OSSC Junior Clerk Prelims Syllabus in the cleared format. So follow this link and get the sufficient study material information.

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Odisha SSC Junior Clerk Syllabus Pdf 2020 Download

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OSSC Junior Clerk Recruitment Info  

Organization Name Odisha Staff Selection Commission OSSC
Posts Name Junior Clerk
No of Posts 108
Category Syllabus & Exam Pattern
Official website http://www.ossc.gov.in/

Examination Details

We have 108 vacancies in this released Odisha Staff Selection Commission OSSC released job notification. Interested candidates who are all eligible can apply through online for OSSC  Junior Clerk exam. Last date to submit online application for 04 April 2020.This exam have rounds of selections to announce the finalists. So contenders must refer the webpage and make use of that to score good marks in easy manner. We are giving complete syllabus, latest exam pattern, study material and related notes in your hand, write the exam and  grap the job by scoring high marks.

OSSC Junior Clerk Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Exam Pattern for OSSC JC Prelims

S.NO Subjects Name No of Marks Duration
1 General Awareness 100 1 hour 30 Minutes

Exam Pattern for OSSC JC Mains 

SI.NO Subjects Name No of Marks Duration
1 Part-I: Language Test (English & Odia) Descriptive Type 100 2 Hours
2 Part-II: General Knowledge (Objective) 100 1 1/2 Hours
3 Part-III: Mathematics and Basic Computer Skills (Both in Objective) 200 3 Hours
4 Computer Skill Test (Practical) 50 1 hour

Syllabus 2020 for OSSC Junior Clerk

Preliminary Syllabus

  • Current events,
  • History,
  • Geography,
  • General Science,
  • Constitution of India,
  • Human rights,
  • Basic Computer Skill Test,
  • English language/Odia language comprehension etc.

As may be commonly expected from +2 qualified person and Arithmetic of High School standard will be set in the examination. This is a screening test which will be qualifying in nature. Candidates numbering about twelve times, categorywise vacancies shall be called for appearing the main written examination.

Mains Syllabus

Grammar (20 marks)

  • Transformation of sentences (02 marks) : Affirmative, Negative, Interrogative, Exclamatory, Simple, Compound, Complex
  • Transformation of words(noun to adjective and adjective to noun) (02 marks)
  • Sandhi (02 marks)
  • Samasa (03 marks)
  • Antonyms and Synonyms (02 marks)
  • Correction of common errors in words (03 marks)
  • Idioms and Phrases (02 marks)
  • Taddhita and Krudanta (02 marks)
  • Punctuation marks (02 marks)

Composition ( 20 marks)

Essay writing on familiar topics and personality(within 250 words) (10 marks)

  • Letter Writing(Personal letter, applications, Business and Official) within 150 words) (05 marks)
  • Translation(one English passage of around 100 words to be translated into Odia) (05 marks)

General Knowledge

Matching Historical events with dates, personalities and places, Geographical facts with places, States, countries and institutions with headquarters, Books and authors, Scientific facts and discoveries with dates, persons and uses, Current events with places and personalities and, Matching questions of miscellaneous type.


Fractions and Decimals, Percentage, Average, 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.

MS Windows: Introduction of Windows

MS Office: MS Word, MS Power Point, MS Excel & MS Access

Basic Computer Skill Test : 50 Marks : 1 Hour

WINDOWS operating system

To test some of the following basic system operations on file/folder(s): Create, Rename, Copy/Cut/Paste, Delete, *Using Clipboard

MS Word.

A Paragraph in MS Word incorporating some of the tools given below to be tested during the examination, Editing and Formatting text and paragraph, Page and Paragraph Setup, Inserting pictures and WordArt

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

MS Excel

A problem in spreadsheet related to some of the tools given below to be tested during the examination. Formatting cells and data, Functions and Formulae(Relative, absolute and Mixed reference.

V.MS Access

A problem in MS Access related to some of the tools given below to be Tested during the examination, Creating and entering data into a database *Setting the primary key *Printouts of the document(s) should be attached with the answer Sheets.

How to prepare for OSSC Junior Clerk Syllabus 2020 and success?

We have to follow some strategy before appear in the written exam, which helps to crack this exam and finally to get qualified marks.

  • Download the new syllabus and latest exam test pattern of OSSC Junior Clerk Syllabus 2020
  • Classify the syllabus on subject wise and its marks weightage provided by OSSC Junior Clerk.
  • Set importance to all subjects and to get weighted score in all subjects.
  • Start preparing, revise number of times with help of old question papers and new exam pattern.
  • Conduct mock exam with your other applicants before appear to the exam.

I felt, the above information will help you out each eligible candidates for successful preparation. Keep follow the provided link to get update in the released job notification. Congratulations to all applicants and appear the exam by following the instructions given by the OSSC Junior Clerk.


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