OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus 2017 Exam Pattern Download

OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus 2017 Exam Pattern Download. Odisha Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC) is conducting recruitment examinations every year. Current year also they are conducting a recruitment drive for Horticulture Extension Worker Post. Candidates who have applied or going to apply for the aforesaid post, shall mutually concentrate in exam preparation process also. We had discussed the details regarding the qualifications, other eligibility conditions and applying procedure in the previous post. Now, we came with details related to OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus. In order to avoid difficulty and complexity while preparing for the examination, competitors are required to read the below sections containing detailed syllabus.

Commission Odisha Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC)
Exam Name Horticulture Extension worker Exam
Material Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus
Exam Type Objective


OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus 2017

The basic qualification required to participate the exam scheduled by OSSSC is 12th pass in Science/ Vocational subject. The examination planned by the recruiting team is to occupy nearly two hundreds of vacancies exist under the designation of Horticulture Extension worker. Aspirants who have attained the age limit between 21 to 32 years are eligible to apply for this post.

Contenders, who want to secure the Horticulture Extension worker post, should have to succeed in the examination conducted for 220 marks. If the candidates have already started for preparation of the examination, shall refer the syllabus thoroughly including with relevant topics and subjects listed in the following contents. OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus 2017 is also available in the official notification issued by the organisation.

OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Exam Pattern 2017

There shall be a common written examination in OSSSC to execute the selection process, for the occupying the Horticulture Extension worker vacancies. In this examination, the question paper covers questions with a total weight of 200 marks. Participants of the examination will have to clear two papers. Subjects, maximum marks, duration included in each papers is designed in the below tabular column.

Paper Subjects Max.  Marks Time
Paper-I Part-I Mathematics 50 1 ½ hours
Part-II General Science 70
Paper-II Part-I General Studies 50 1 ½ hours
Part-II English Language 25
Part-III Odia Language 25
Total 220 marks 3 hours


The standards of the examination shall be equivalent to the 12th Science/ vocational course. The questions in all the two papers shall be of objective type with multiple choice answers and the examination is conducted in OMR Sheets.

Each paper with duration of one and half hours, first paper carries 120 marks and second paper carries 100 marks with a grand total of 220 marks. Subject wise each and every topics for OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus is listed below,

Paper-I OSSSC Exam Syllabus

  • Part-I: Mathematics

Under this Mathematics section, there will be a series of questions in practical mathematics required for day to day use. The questions would be such as to test the candidate’s eligibility to work out with quickness and accuracy. The topic/ units in mathematics section is listed below,

  • Number System
  • HCF and LCM
  • Squares and Square Roots
  • Cubes and Cube Roots
  • Percentage and Averages
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest.
  • Profit, Loss and Discount
  • Partnership
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics
  • Part-II: General Science



General Science section of the question paper in examination occupies questions from Higher Secondary Level and related to Agriculture. Contenders shall prepare for the examination in below filled in topics

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Crop Production/ Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Repair
  • Maintenance of power driven farm machinery etc.

Paper-II OSSSC Exam Syllabus

  • Part-I General Studies

To crack the General Studies section, you will be aware of daily events and having interest to collect information related to General Knowledge. In this section, there will be a serious of questions in different categories like,

  • Matching Historical events with dates, personalities and places,
  • Geographical facts with places,
  • States, Countries and institutions with headquarters,
  • Books and authors,
  • Scientific facts and discoveries with dates, persons and uses,
  • Current events with places and personalities, and,
  • Matching questions of miscellaneous type.
  • Part-II: English Language

In order to find out the language fluency of the aspirants, the English section carries questions related to grammar, English words etc, which is indicated below,

  • Verbs, Tenses, Active and Passive voice and Subject-verb Agreement,
  • Connectors, Types of sentences, Direct and Indirect speech
  • Comparison
  • Articles, Noun, Pronouns, Prepositions
  • Unseen passage (400-450 words in length) with a variety of comprehension questions.
  • Part-III: Odia Language
  • Grammar
  • Composition:
  • Comprehension of an unseen prose passage

Final Select List

The select list of the successful candidates shall be prepared separately for each post and district for which they have applied. In the order of merit based on marks secured by them, the final results will be published in the website “www.osssc.gov.in”.

Official Syllabus Notification

osssc.gov.in

Important Dates

Advertisement Dated on 16-11-2016
Online application facility will available from 30-11-2016
Last date for registration/ re-registration and deposit of examination fee 31-12-2016
Online application facility will ends on 07-01-2017

Note: Here in this section, we have clearly explained about OSSSC Horticulture Extension worker Syllabus 2017. For any clarification, refer the website.

Updated: 10-12-2016 — 7:58 am

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