OSSSC RI Syllabus 2021 | OSSSC Exam Pattern 2021 PDF

Dear aspirants, Here I provide detailed OSSSC RI Syllabus 2021 of Advertisement No.45/2021  for a total of 586 posts of District Grade Posts of Revenue Inspector (RI) on a contractual basis in the various district under the Revenue and Disaster Management Department of Government of Odisha. The RI written examination will held on 29th August 2021(Sunday).

This year there is no complete detailed syllabus in osssc commissioners official website, but according to aspirant’s demand, I collect the previous year detail RI syllabus which helps aspirants for preparing examination and scores good marks. Also, detail examination pattern is given below.

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OSSSC Revenue Inspector RI Syllabus 2021

There are a total of four (4) subjects in the written examination with 200 questions of 400 marks in 4 hours duration.

OSSSC RI Syllabus 2021 are:

General knowledge

  • Current Affairs (last 6 months)
  • Indian and Odisha Historical Events=.
  • Matching historical events with dates, personalities, and places.
  • Famous Persons in Current Affairs.
  • Historical Places in Odisha and India.
  • Indian Geographical facts and Places.
  • National and International current affairs.
  • Countries and Capitals.
  • Important Dates.
  • Music & Literature.
  • States, Countries, and institutions with headquarters
  • Famous Books and authors.
  • General Science and facts.
  • Science and Technology.(Scientific facts, discoveries with date, personalities)
  • Matching question of miscellaneous type.

Mathematics  Syllabus

  • Number System.
  • HCF and LCM
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Squares and Square Roots.
  • Cubes and Cube Roots.
  • Ratio and Proportion.
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Percentage and Averages.
  • Time and Work.
  • Statistics and probability.

General English

  • Article (a,an,the)
  • Part of speech(noun,pronoun,verb,adverb,adjective)
  • Direct & Indirect speech
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Subject-Verb agreement
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spelling Test
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Passage Completion
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Joining Sentences
  • Substitution
  • Para Completion
  • Sentence
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Substitution
  • Error Correction
  • Transformation

Computer Knowledge

i)MS Windows

ii)MS Office

  • MS Word
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Excell
  • History of Computer
  • Types of Computer
  • Operating System
  • I/O devices
  • Shortcut keys
  • MS Excel (Sheets and shortcuts, Formulas)
  • Computer Shortcuts
  • Software and Hardware related questions.

Language Test (Odia)

  • ବ୍ୟାକରଣ
  • ବିପରୀତ ଶବ୍ଦ
  • ରୂଢି ଓ ଲୋକବାଣୀ
  • ଅଳଙ୍କାର
  • ସମାସ
  • ବିଭକ୍ତି
  • ପ୍ରତିଶବ୍ଦ
  • ଶୁଦ୍ଧ ଅଶୁଦ୍ଧ

Odisha RI Exam Pattern 2021

OSSSC RI Written Examination:

Papers Subject Number of Question Marks Duration
Paper-I Part -A: General Knowledge 50 100 2 Hours
Part -B: Mathematics 50 100
Paper-II Part -A: General English 50 100  





2 Hours

Part -B: Computer Test(Written Test)


ii)MS Office

·         MS Word

·         MS PowerPoint

·         MS Excell

25 50
Part- C: Language Test (Odia) 25 50
Total 200 400 4 hours


A total number of 200 objective types MCQs a total of 400 marks.

Marks deducted for each wrong answer is 1/4th(0.5 marks)of the marks assigned to each question i.e 0.5 marks are deducted for every wrong answer.

Skill Test (Computer Practical):

50 Marks in 1-hour duration

  • MS Window
  • MS Office: Word, Excel, Powerpoint

Computer Test

  1. WINDOWS operating system: Create, Rename, Copy/Cut/Paste, Delete
  2. MS Word: Paragraph in MS Word using tools like Editing and formatting text and paragraph • Page and Paragraph Setup
  3. MS PowerPoint: PowerPoint presentation with 2/3 slides using tools like

Editing and formatting slides

  1. MS Excel: Create a spreadsheet related to some of the tools given below: Formatting cells and data & Functions, Printouts of the documents attached to the answer sheet.


The number of candidates called in for the Skill Test will be three times the number of vacancies available. The minimum mark to qualify for the Skill test round is 20 for all candidates.

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