OPSC Question Papers 2018
Supriya Kumari, 11 Sep 2018

OPSC Question Papers 2018 – OPSC aspirants must solve previous years question papers released by the Odisha Publication Service Commission (OPSC) after the examination. OPSC question papers 2018 for preliminary and mains exam is released separately. The candidates can get the idea about the type of questions asked in the exam. Besides, solving previous years OPSC question papers will also help candidates to know, section-wise weightage of topics, difficulty level, the pattern of questions etc.


OPSC 2018 prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted on November 25, 2018. The preliminary exam consists of two papers- paper 1 General Studies and paper 2 General studies. The total marks allotted to prelims exam is 400. The Preliminary exam is qualifying in nature as candidates have to secure 33% marks in paper 2 of the preliminary exam as so to evaluate paper 1. Read more details about OPSC question papers 2018 here.


OPSC Question Papers 2018 – Key Points

  • By solving previous years’ question papers candidates will understand the level of the questions asked in prelims and mains exam.

  • Candidates can easily understand the exam pattern of OPSC by practising the questions from the previous years’ question papers.

  • Candidates will be able to work on their shortcomings with regular practice.

  • OPSC question papers help candidates work on their time management skills, speed and efficiency which can help them during the exam.

  • Regular practice of previous years’ question papers can help candidates score better in the exam.


OPSC Question Papers 2018 – Preliminary Exam

OPSC Preliminary exam 2018

Paper 1 – General Studies

Available soon

Paper 2 – General Studies

Available soon

Previous Years’ OPSC Question Papers


OPSC Question Papers 2017- Prelims exam

OPSC Question Papers 2017 – Mains Exam


Odia Language



Paper 1

Paper 2

General Studies 1

General Studies 2

Agriculture 1

Agriculture 2

Agricultural Engineering 1

Agriculture Engineering 2

Animal HUS. & Vet. Sc. 1

Animal Hus. & Vet. Sc. 2

Anthropology 1

Anthropology 2

Botony 1

Botany 2

Chemistry 1

Chemistry 2

Civil Engineering 1

Civil Engineering 2

Commerce & Accountancy 1

Commerce & Accountancy 2

Economics 1

Economics 2

Electrical Engineering 1

Electrical Engineering 2

Education 1

Education 2

Fisheries Science 1

Fisheries Science 2

Geography 1

Geography 2

Forestry 1

Forestry 2

Home Science 1

Home Science 2

History 1

History 2

Law 1

Law 2

Management 1

Management 2

Mathematics 1

Mathematics 2

Mechanical Engineering 1

Mechanical Engineering 2

Philosophy 1

Philosophy 2

Physics 1

Physics 2

Political Science & Int. Relations 1

Political Science & Int. Relations 12

Psychology 1

Psychology 2

Public Administration 1

Public Administration 2

Sociology 1

Sociology 2

Statistics 1

Statistics 2

Zoology 1

Zoology 2

Indian Languages and Literatures

Indian Languages and Literatures

English 1

English 2

Odia 1

Odia 2

Sanskrit 1

Sanskrit 2

Urdu 1

Urdu 2

Marking Scheme of OPSC 2018

As per marking scheme provided by Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC), 1/ 4 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer in prelims exam. The total marks of prelims exam is 400. For each correct answer candidates will get 2 marks whereas there is no negative marking in the Mains exam.

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