OPSC Asst Director Syllabus 2016 Download Odisha PSC Group B Exam Pattern – www.opsc.gov.in

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OPSC Asst Director Syllabus 2016

Odisha Public Service Commission

Odisha Public Service Commission has issued OPSC Asst Director Syllabus 2016 for 12 Assistant Director Group B posts. The organisation has released the syllabus on the official website that is www.opsc.gov.in. The candidates who have applied for the exam must have to download the syllabus from the official website that is www.opsc.gov.in. The syllabus will help the candidates to score well in the exam. The written test is the first step of the selection process, and the candidates will be selected based on their performance in the written test. The syllabus must include many topics which will appear in the exam.

Further Information

Name of the Company: Odisha Public Service Commission.

Official Website: www.opsc.gov.in

Post Name: Assistant Director Group B.

Number of Vacancies: 12 Posts.

Location: Odisha.

Last Date: 02/12/2016.

Category: Syllabus.

Check OPSC Assistant Director Group B Exam Pattern 2016

The candidates who are going for the exam need to refer the exam pattern as it is the first to start the preparation.

S. NO Papers Parts Subjects Marks Duration
1. Compulsory Papers Paper I General Knowledge (Aptitude Test/Reasoning/Mathematics) 100 2 hrs
2. Paper II General Social Studies (Basic concept/ knowledge on Development Economics, Geography, Sociology,
Anthropology, Regional Planning and Demography)
150 3 hrs
3. Paper III Economics 100 2 hrs
4. Optional Papers Paper IV Economics / Applied Economics/ Agricultural Economics / Commerce /Mathematics /Sociology / Anthropology/Demography / Geography / Statistics/Regional Planning/Econometrics. 150 3 hrs

Download OPSC Assistant Director Group B Syllabus 2016

The candidates who have applied for the exam must have to download the syllabus from the official website that is  www.opsc.gov.in.

Odisha PSC Asst Director Syllabus – General English (Paper 1)

  • Usage & vocabulary
  • Knowledge of Grammar

OPSC Asst Director Syllabus (Paper 2)

General Knowledge

  • Aptitude Test
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • General Mental Ability
  • Basic numeracy
    • Numbers and their relations
    • Orders of magnitude.
  • Data Interpretation
    • Charts
    • Graphs
    • Tables
    • Data Sufficiency etc.
  • Decision making and Problem Solving.

General Studies

  • Current Events of national and international importance
  • History of India and Indian National Movement
  • Indian Polity and Governance
    • Constitution
    • Political System
    • Panchayati Raj
    • Public Policy
    • Rights Issues etc.
  • General Science
  • Knowledge of Development Economics
  • Geography, use of maps for planning and monitoring
  • Social Development
  • General Anthropology
  • Regional Planning & Demography.

Odisha PSC Assistant Director Group B Syllabus – Economics (Paper 3)

Economics Syllabus

  • Nature and scope of economics
  • The production function
  • Market Equilibrium
  • National Income Accounting
  • Commercial banking
  • Central banking
  • Role of fiscal policy
  • Sources of Public Revenue

Orissa PSC Asst Director Group B Syllabus – Optional Subjects (Paper IV)


  • Preparation of Financial Statement
  • Accounting issues
  • Analysis of Financial Statements
  • Decision-Making with Cost Accounting
  • Planning
  • Organisational Design:
  • Business Statistics
  • Financial Management
  • Security Analysis
  • Marketing Practices and Marketing Strategy

Agricultural Economics

  • Micro-Economics
  • Macro-Economics and Policy
  • Agricultural Production Economics
  • Agricultural Finance
  • Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Agricultural Marketing and Price Analysis
  • Commodity Features Trading
  • Commodity Features Trading
  • Farm Management
  • Commodity Features Trading
  • Project Management
  • Agricultural Development and Policies

Regional Planning Syllabus

  • Fundamental Concepts
  • Some Theoretical Considerations
  • Planning Procedures and Techniques
  • The Operational and Spatial Level of Planning Activity
  • Regional Planning in India

Sociology Syllabus

  • Origin and Growth of Sociology
  • Basic Elements of Social Life
  • Religion, Polity, and Economy
  • Indian Social Structure and Change
  • Social Disorganization and Problems
  • Research Methods for Social Planning
  • Sociology of Development and Planning
  • Rural Development Planning

Mathematics Syllabus

  • Real Analysis
  • Complex Analysis
  • Linear Algebra
  • Algebra
  • Functional Analysis
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Mathematical Programming

Geography Syllabus

  • Physical Geography
  • Human and Economic Geography
  • Cartography and Statistics
  • Environmental Geography
  • Geographic Thought

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