Odisha Police Constable Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2018, Check Now

By Shristi|Updated : July 9th, 2018

Odisha Police State Selection Board OPSSC, Odisha Police Constable Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2018 is available here. Odisha Police Constable 2018 exam is scheduled for 06th August 2018, Candidates who are preparing for the exam must be in search of Odisha Constable (Sepoy) 2018 Syllabus & Exam Pattern. Odisha Police Constable syllabus 2018 and exam pattern is updated here.

The Odisha Police is set to recruit dynamic & energetic candidates for the post of in Battalions and Civil Constable to fill 3743 Vacancies. Total 2021 vacancies are available for the post, this is a great opportunity for candidates who want to be a police constable in Odisha. Thus, check here the Odisha Police Constable Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2018 which covers all the topics that will be asked in the exam and get thorough with it.

The selection of the candidates in Odisha Police as a Constable will be based on the following factors:

  • Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Driving Test
  • Written Test
  • Educational Achievements
  • Sports Achievements
  • National Cadet Corps (NCC)
  • Medical Examination

Odisha Police Constable/SEPOYS Exam Pattern 2018

The Odisha Police Constable 2018 exam will be of objective type. The question paper will be made available in Odia or English language only. Level of the question paper will be based on 10+2. Below is the detailed Odisha Police Constable Exam Pattern 2018:

Exam Types

Subject Name


Objective (Written Exam)

Odia Language

35 Marks

English Language


General Knowledge

Aptitude and Logical Reasoning

Odisha Police Constable/SEPOYS Syllabus 2018

Odisha Police Constable English Language Syllabus

  • Synonyms & Antonyms
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Spotting Errors
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Para Completion
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Active Voice and Passive Voice
  • Sentence Arrangement

Arithmetic Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable

  • Simplification
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Time, Work and Distance
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Allegation & Mixture
  • Probability
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Partnership
  • Pipes and Cistern
  • Height and Distance
  • Data Interpretation
  • Boats and Streams
  • Volume and Surface Area
  • Stocks and Share
  • Logarithm

General Knowledge

  • Geography (Rivers, Lakes and, Seas etc.)
  • General Science
  • Indian History
  • Biology
  • Current Affairs
  • Indian Economy
  • Static (Days, Dates, Heritage, Countries and Capitals, Books & Authors etc.)
  • Indian Politics

Logical Reasoning

  • Syllogism
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Distance & Direction
  • Statements & Conclusions
  • Analogy
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Statements & Arguments
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Ranking
  • Alphabet Series
  • Embedded Figures
  • Cubes and Dice 

Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

Candidate must have the following minimum physical standard to obtain 20 marks in PMT.

S. No.







168 cm

55 Kg

79cm (84cm expanded)



163 cm

50 Kg

76cm (81cm expanded)

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

The Physical Efficiency Test will carry 35 Marks.

 Test  Type



Run- 1.6 Km (Maximum: 10 Marks)



 Within 5 Minutes

10 Marks

 5.30 Minutes

07 Marks

6 Minutes

04 Marks

Beyond 6 Minutes


High Jump (3 Chance) Maximum 10 Marks

High Jump  (3 Chances) Qualifying  Height 1.22 Mtrs

If Cleared in 3 chances

05 Marks

Not able to clear in 3  chances


Swimming (40 Meters)

Swimming (40 Meters)

If 40 meters Covered within 8 Minutes


Beyond 8 Minutes


Cross Country 5 Km (15 Meters)

 If 5 Kms distance is Covered

Within 20 Minutes

15 Marks

23 Minutes

10 Marks

If 5 Kms distance is Covered

25 Minutes

05 Marks

Beyond 25 Minutes


  • Driving Test: 05 Marks
  • Educational Achievements: 05 Marks
  • Sports Achievements:- 15 Marks
  • National Cadet Corps (NCC): 05 Marks
  • NCC ‘A’ Certificate – 01 Marks
  • NCC ‘B’ Certificate – 03 Marks
  • NCC ‘C’ Certificate – 05 Marks

Medical Examination:-

To be qualified for medical examination a candidate must not have poor vision or color blindness, flat foot, knock knees, bow legs, varicose veins, squint in eyes, inability to flex the fingers properly and any other obvious deformities. Also, he should not have a hindrance in speech & hearing.

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