OPSC OMAS Syllabus (PDF), Exam Pattern, Selection Process, Salary Details

OPSC OMAS Syllabus

We shared details about OPSC OMAS 2022 in one of our previous posts. In this post we will talk about the OPSC OMAS Syllabus 2022 and you are also empowered with the detailed syllabus pdf. This post will give you a clarity and better scope about this OPSC OMAS Syllabus 2022 and also covering some other queries.

You can also get a brief detail about OPSC OMAS Exam Pattern along with Selection Procedures of OPSC OMAS from this article.

So, without any delay, just jump into the topic and be confident for clearing this exam.

OPSC OMAS Recruitment 2022

We will later discuss more about OPSC OMAS Syllabus 2022 and also provide the syllabus pdf for you. Before that just have a look at the recent advertisement for the post by concerned department.

Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has released a recruitment notification for the recruitment of Odisha Municipal Administrative Services (OMAS) under Housing and Development Department. Both male and female candidates can apply for this OPSC OMAS recruitment 2022 and all details regarding the recruitment to the post are given below.

Earlier we have shared a dedicated details post about the recruitment details, if you want you can have it from below link. Otherwise proceed with me in here. I am going to sum up all these here.

Also Read: OPSC OMAS Recruitment 2022 details

In this recruitment ads, the vacancy position of OMAS released by Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) is 27. As always among these vacancies, 50℅ seats are unreserved and rest are reserved for various categories like Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Socially and Economically Backward Classes (SEBC).

Particularly there are 14 vacancies for UR from which 4 are for women, 3 vacancies for SC from which no seats for women, 5 vacancies for ST from which 3 are for women and finally 5 vacancies for SEBC from which 1 is for women. In case of total vacancy, there are a total of 8 vacancies for women.

Minimum educational qualifications are Graduation from a recognized university or government recognized institution. You should have computer knowledge for getting into this service.

Age criteria for the recruitment is in between 21 to 38 years and these years are to be calculated as on 1st january, 2022. This means you must attain the minimum age (21 years) and not exceeding the upper age limit (38 years) as on 01/01/2022. I hope you are getting my point.

Application for this post will be accepted only through online mode through the official recruitment portal site. Online apply date for OPSC OMAS started from 17 Aug, 2022 and ended in 16 Sept, 2022. This date period is also similar for submission of registered online application.

What I have said earlier are compiled in the below chart table. You may look it for more clarity.

Column A Column B
Name of Post Asst Director, Municipal Administration/ Asst Commissioner, Chief Executive Officer, Enforcement Officer, Executive Officer (Group A & Group B) Posts
Conducting Organization OPSC
No. of Vacancy 27
Apply Mode Online
Start Apply Date 17 Aug 2022
Last Apply Date 16 Sept 2022
Selection Mode details given below

OPSC OMAS Syllabus 2022

OPSC OMAS Syllabus 2022 is more important for those candidates who have submitted their application form for this service under state government. This syllabus generally incorporated in the recruitment notification and also done with this. If anyone missed then he / she can go through this.

We prepared it not by own, but as it was shared by OPSC. So you can and should rely on this and also refer others about this.

The Syllabus of OPSC OMAS 2022 is completely coincide with the prelims syllabus of UPSC CSE (Civil Service Examination). But both not treated equally. I am saying this because paper-2 (CSAT) in UPSC CSE is just qualifying in nature but not such in case of OPSC OMAS. And the deduction mark (negative marking) also not resembles with each other.

Here is the detailed Syllabus for OPSC OMAS 2022, just check it. If you want to keep it with you then download the syllabus pdf from below button.

Paper-I Syllabus

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography-Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and Governance-Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
  • Economic and Social Development-Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
  • General issues on Environmental ecology, Biodiversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization.
  • General Science.

Paper-II Syllabus

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision making and problem solving
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. — Class X level)
  • English Language Comprehension Skills (Class X level).

OPSC OMAS Syllabus 2022 PDF

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OPSC OMAS exam pattern

OPSC OMAS Exam Pattern 2022 is similar as conducted in previous years. In this candidate tested twice through two separate tests by the organization. After this the final merit list will come with the names of selected candidates only as per the vacancy.

In written examination there will be 2 papers named Paper-I, Paper-II and each paper is of 200 marks. Time duration will be two hours for each paper, means 2 hours for Paper-I and 2 hours for Paper-II. The questions will be objective type (Multiple choice questions) and each question carry 2 marks. That means each paper having 100 questions.

There will be negative marking for each incorrect response. For each incorrect answer in both the papers of written examination 1/4 th (0.25) marks will be deducted. As always, no marks will be awarded or deducted for not attempted questions. If you mark more than one option on the OMR sheet, then it will be treated as wrong attempt and there will be marks deduction for this.

The second phase of this examination is Interview (Viva Voce Test). This test is of 50 marks and this mark will be calculated for merit.

1) Written Examination

– Paper-I > 100 questions > 200 marks > 2 hrs

– Paper-II > 100 questions > 200 marks > 2 hrs

2) Viva Voice Test (50 marks) 

So these are the complete details of OPSC OMAS Exam Pattern 2022 and i hope you understood all points. If you are eager to know about the selection procedure for this job, then read next one.

OPSC OMAS Selection Process

OPSC OMAS Selection Process 2022 is not so simple. Candidates have to go through two exam phases (if selected in first one) i.e. Written Examination & Viva Voce Test.

After being qualified in the above two phases, alloted marks sums up to make the final merit list. Then selected candidates will get the job in accordance their rank and the preferences indicated by them while applying for the post.

That’s all about the Selection Process of OPSC OMAS 2022. I hope you now aware about the procedures to be followed by the organization for selection of candidates.

OMAS Job Salary details

Through OMAS recruitment candidates can get into various jobs. The post vacancies for this year along with their salary details are given below. You should check this OMAS Job Salary details from below table.

Name of Post Salary
Assistant Director, Municipal Administration / Assistant Commissioner (Group A) Rs. 15,600/- to Rs. 39,100/- PM + GP Rs. 5,400/-
Chief Executive Officer (Group A) Rs. 15,600/- to Rs. 39,100/- PM + GP Rs. 5,400/-
Enforcement Officer (Group A) Rs. 15,600/- to Rs. 39,100/- PM + GP Rs. 5,400/-
Executive Officer (Group B) Rs. 9,300/- to Rs. 34,800/- PM + GP Rs. 4,600/-


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