OSSSC RI Exam Pattern 2022: Prelims & Mains Paper Pattern

OSSSC RI Exam Pattern 2022: Prelims & Mains Paper Pattern

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Jul 8, 2021
Odisha SSC Revenue Inspector exam is conducted by the Odisha Sub-Ordinate Staff Selection to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Revenue Inspector (RI). Check out all the exam related information below such as the syllabus, exam pattern, vacancy details, eligibility criteria and much more.

OSSSC RI Exam Pattern

OSSSC RI is one of the most sort-after exams among the students. Candidates aspiring to be associated with the Odisha government can apply for Odisha RI recruitment 2021. Knowing the exam pattern for OSSSC RI will be very beneficial for the candidates as it will help in planning the best strategy to clear the exam. Candidates can streamline and shape their whole

preparation the best by knowing the updated exam pattern which will ensure to give the best results.


Osssc Revenue Inspector Exam Pattern 2021 will tell you about the latest exam trend that will be adhered to this year. Along with that, it will also highlight the different sections and subjects on which the candidates will be assessed comprehensively. Different sections will carry different marks.

OSSSC RI Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the the OSSSC Exam Pattern so that they can prepare to clear the exam. By knowing the Odisha RI exam pattern candidates will know all the topics that might be covered in the OSSSC Revenue Inspector exam. 


Subjects of Written Test

No of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time in hours



Part-A: General Awareness




2 hours

Part-B : Mathematics

(HSC/Class-10th standard)









Part-A : General English

(HSC/Class-10 th standard)








2 hours

Part-B : Computer Test

(Written Test)

(i)    MS Windows.

(ii)   MS Office:

(a) MS Word, (b)MS PowerPoint (c)MS Excel



Part-C : Language Test (Odia)







4 hours

OSSSC RI Syllabus

Candidate should know the OSSSC RI Syllabus so that candidates do not miss any topic while preparing for the OSSSC RI exam:



General knowledge

(a) Matching Historical events with dates, personalities and places,

(b) Geographical facts with places,

(c) States, Countries and institutions with headquarters,

(d) Books and authors,

(e) Scientific facts and discoveries with dates, persons and uses,

(f) Current events with places and personalities, and,

(g) Matching questions of miscellaneous type


i) Number System

ii) HCF and LCM

iii) Squares and Square Roots

iv) Cubes and Cube Roots

v) Percentage and Averages

vi) Simple Interest and Compound Interest

vii) Profit, Loss and Discount

viii) Partnership

ix) Ratio and Proportion

x) Mensuration

Basic Computer Skills

(1) MS Windows: Introduction of Windows

(2) MS Office: MS Word, MS Power Point and MS Excel


(a) Grammar ……………………………20 Marks

(b) Composition ……………………………20 Marks

i) Essay writing on familiar topics (within 250 words) ……………………………10 Marks

ii) Letter Writing (Personal letter, Applications, Business or Official) (within 150 words) ……………………………5 Marks

iii) Translation (One English passage of around 100 words to be translated into Odia) ……………………………5 Marks

(c) Comprehension of an unseen prose passage ……………………………(5 x 2) = 10 marks

Five short questions to be asked.

Practical Skill Test

i. WINDOWS operating system: *To test some of the following basic system operations on file/folder(s):-

Create, Rename, Copy/Cut/Paste, Delete

ii. MS Word: *A Paragraph in MS Word incorporating some of the tools given below:-

• Editing and formatting text and paragraph

• Page and Paragraph Setup

iii. MS Power Point: *A Power Point presentation with 2/3 slides using the tools given below:-

• Editing and formatting slides

iv. MS Excel: *A problem in spreadsheet related to some of the tools given below:-

• Formatting cells and data

• functions

OSSSC RI Exam Highlights

Candidates should know all the detail of the OSSSC RI exam 2021. To have an OSSSC RI exam overview, candidates can refer to the table given below:

Company Name

OSSSC Recruitment 2021

Post Name

Revenue Inspector Jobs

No of Posts

586 Posts


Rs. 16,880 /-Per Month

Job Location

Bhubaneshwar Jobs

Last Date to Apply


Similar Jobs

Odisha Govt Jobs

OSSSC RI Exam Exam Pattern FAQs

  • There are a total of 200 questions in the OSSSC RI exam.

  • The duration of the OSSSC RI exam is 4 hours

  • There are two papers in the OSSSC RI exam

  • The OSSSC RI exam consists of 400 marks

  • The duration of the paper 1 in OSSSC RI exam is 2 hours

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