Odisha Police Constable Syllabus 2021: Detailed Syllabus for Written Test, PST and PMT

Odisha Police Constable Syllabus 2021: Detailed Syllabus for Written Test, PST and PMT

ByShristi  |  Updated on: Sep 15, 2021
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Odisha Police Constable Syllabus 2021

Odisha Police Constable Syllabus 2021 is specified by the Odisha Police authorities in its official notification. All the candidates who are willing to join the Odisha Police as Constable should be well known with the Odisha Police Constable syllabus as per the latest notification.

The Odisha Police constable syllabus comprises of a written test to be conducted in online mode, i.e. CBT and Physical Standards and Physical Efficiency Test (PET and PST). The online test of Odisha Police constable (male and female) will have only objective type of questions of 100 marks. On the other hand, the PET and PST will be qualifying in nature. Now let us understand the detailed syllabus of the Odisha Police Constable 2021 exam.

Odisha Police Constable Exam Pattern

Let us first understand the basic exam pattern of the Odisha Police constable exam. The Odisha Police Constable exam will have two papers, one paper will be a written exam while the other will be a Physical Standards and Physical Efficiency Test (PET and PST). 

  • The written exam for Odisha Police Constable will have 2 parts, Part A and Part B as given below in the table. 
  • All the questions in the written exam will be objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs) of 1 mark each, thus, the complete Odisha Police Constable exam is of 100 marks. 
  • The PET and PST of Odisha Police Constable exam is qualifying in nature. 
  • There will be a negative marking at 0.25 marks for each wrong/incorrect answer

Exam Stage

Paper

Marks

Written Exam

Part A: Odia Language, English Language, Arithmetic, Aptitude Test and Logical Reasoning

Part A: 25 Marks

Part B: Physics and Computer Science

Part B: 75 Marks 

Physical Standards and Physical Efficiency Test (PET and PST)

As mentioned in this post below

Qualifying in nature 

Odisha Police Constable Syllabus: For Part A and Part B

Now that you have known the exam pattern for the Odisha Police Constable exam, let us now look at the syllabus of Odisha Police Constable as given below for each subject.  The detailed exam syllabus for the Odisha Police Constable for the written test, i.e. Part A and Part B are explained below. You will get to know the subject-wise syllabus for each stage here. 

Odisha Police Constable Syllabus for Part A

The Odisha Police Constable Syllabus for Part A comprises of the following:

  • Odia Language 
  • English Language
  • Arithmetic
  • Aptitude Test 
  • Logical Reasoning

Odia Language Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

The Odia Language section is to make sure that candidates are familiar with the native language which can be mandatory also. Questions will be simple and consist of questions checking the candidate's following knowledge 

  • Translation from English to Odia
  • Comprehension – Unseen text
  • Odia Vocabulary – Word formation and syntax Spelling and Punctuation
  • Synonyms and Antonyms 

English Language Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

Candidates will be asked different questions to check their reading and writing proficiency in the English language. Different topics from which the question asked are listed below:

  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar (Tenses, Sentences, Usage of words)
  • Error detection
  • Omission
  • Translation
  • Idioms and Phrase
  • Reading Comprehension

Arithmetic Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

Questions asked under the arithmetic section of Odisha Police constable exam will be from different topics of mathematics from class 1 to 10th. Important topics from this section are listed below:

  • Number System
  • HCF and LCM
  • Simplification
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Profit and Loss
  • Decimal Fraction
  • Logarithm
  • Compound Interest
  • Geometry
  • Time and Work
  • Square Root , Cube Root
  • Volume and Surface Area

Aptitude Test Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

Candidates who wish to apply for the post in the Odisha Police Constable exam should be well aware of their surroundings and current affairs. Various topics from this section are listed below:

  • Current Affairs 
  • General Science
  • Indian Parliament
  • Literature
  • Civics
  • History
  • Environmental Issues
  • Politics
  • Countries and Capitals 
  • Important Dates and Days

Logical Reasoning Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

Questions from the logical section in the Odisha Police Constable exam assess the students for their reasoning skills and logical skills. Various questions from this section are from the topics given below:

  • Pattern recognition
  • Pick the odd one out
  • Statement and conclusion
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Decision Making
  • Analogy
  • Alphabet Series
  • Number Series
  • Mirror Images

Odisha Police Constable Syllabus for Part B

Part B of Odisha Police Constable syllabus will be that of +2 level. It will comprise the following subjects.

  • Physics
  • Computer Science

The syllabus for each of the subjects in part B of Odisha Police constable syllabus is based on +2 level. 

Physics Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Dual Nature of Matter
  • Atoms and Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices

Computer Science Syllabus for Odisha Police Constable Exam

  • Computational Thinking and Programming
  • Computer Networks
  • Database Management

Odisha Police Constable Physical Standard Test (PST)

Candidates obtaining the cut off marks in the Odisha Police CBT will be called to appear for the Physical Standard Test (PST). The Odisha Police Constable PST will be qualifying in nature. The height, weight and chest (only for male) will be tested in this. 

Height and Weight for Odisha Police Constable Exam

Category

Males

Females

Height

Un-reserved & SEBC

168 cm

158 cm

SC/ST

163 cm

153 cm

Weight

UR

55 kg

47.5 kg

SC/ST

50 kg 

45 kg

Chest Measurement for Odisha Police Male Constable

Category

Chest (Unexpanded)

Chest (Expanded)

Males (Only)

UR

79 cm

84 cm

SC/ST

76 cm

81 cm

Odisha Police Constable Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Candidates who will qualify the written exam of Odisha Police exam for constable will be called to appear for the physical efficiency test (PET) which is qualifying in nature. The running speed of the candidates will be tested through the Odisha Police Constable PET. 

Gender 

(All categories)

Running Distance

Time

Male

1.6 km

7 minutes

Female

1.6 km

9 minutes

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Odisha Police Constable Syllabus FAQs

  • All the questions in the Odisha Police Constable exam will be objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs).

  • There will be 100 multiple choice questions in the Odisha Police Constable written test. 

  • The Odisha Police constable exam will have two stages, written exam, PST and PMT. 

  • The Odisha Police constable exam will be held only in online mode, i.e. computer-based test (CBT). 

  • For every correct question there will be 1 mark awarded and a 0.25 negative marking for every wrong answer in the Odisha Police Constable CBT. 

  • No, there will not be any interview/viva-voce or psychological test for the Odisha Police Constable written test.

  • Male candidates should have at least 168 cm height while the female candidates should have at least 158 cm for the Odisha Police constable exam. 

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