Odisha Banking Assistant Exam Syllabus

By Dipti Arora | Updated on: Mar 14, 2023


Odisha Banking Assistant

OSCB Assistant Grade 2 exam syllabus for prelims will have various subjects such as English Language, Reasoning Ability and Quantitative Aptitude. For Mains, you will have to attempt questions from the English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and General and Financial Awareness respectively. The syllabus for English Language, Reasoning Ability and Quantitative Aptitude is the same for both prelims and mains; the only difference lies in the difficulty level of the exam.

You can refer to our BeePedia, to cover the current affairs section. To get detailed OSCB Assistant Grade 2 Syllabus 2021, Please refer to the table below. 

Odisha Banking assistant Prelims Syllabus

Numerical Ability Time and Work, Mensuration, Average, Speed, Distance and Time, Mixture and Allegations, Permutation and Combination, Probability, Data Interpretation, Algebra, Relations, Percentages, Set Theory, Trigonometry, Stocks and Shares
English Language Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Passage Making, Error Spotting, Jumble Words, Sentence Framing, Fill in the blanks
Reasoning Ability Puzzles, Seating Arrangement- Circular, Square & Linear, Data Sufficiency, Directions and Distance, Coding Decoding, Blood relations, Inequality, Syllogism, Machine input and output, Verbal Reasoning, Ordering and Ranking, Arrangement and Pattern, Scheduling, Distance and Direction, Ranking

Odisha Banking assistant Mains Syllabus

Reasoning Ability Puzzle, Seating Arrangement, Verbal Reasoning, Computer Aptitude, Blood relation, Ordering & Ranking, Analytical Decision Making, Syllogism, Coding & Decoding, Machine Input and Output, Grouping & Scheduling, Miscellaneous, Direction, Alphanumeric Series, Inequality, Statement – Conclusions/Arguments
English Language Joining Sentences, Idioms and Phrases, Sentence Completion, Error Correction, Fill in the Blanks, Prepositions, Antonyms, Synonyms, Error Correction, Sentence Improvement, Error Spotting, Substitution, Active and Passive Voice, Sentence Arrangement, Para Completion, Reading Comprehension
Numerical Ability Simplification, Ratio and Proportion, Approximation, Quadratic Equation, Percentage, Data sufficiency, LCM & HCF, Boats and Streams, Profit and loss, Mensuration, Probability, Permutation & Combination, Simple interest and Compound interest, Problems on Ages, Partnerships, Time & Work Speed, Time & Distance, Pipes & Cisterns, Average
General/ Financial Awareness
  • Static GK - Country, Currency & Capital, Important Days
  • Economic/Banking Awareness Indian Banking, important terms, Bank Headquarters, Regulatory Bodies, Functions of RBI, Indian Financial System, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, International Organisations – IMF, WB, ADB, UNO, SWIFT, BBB, BIS & UFBU
  • Current Affairs Government schemes, National & International Days/weeks, Awards, Sports & other happenings


After noting down the complete OSCB Assistant Grade 2 exam syllabus 2022, you should gather the study material available in the market (online or offline) to prepare for the exam. To assist you with this, we have listed down some important Odisha DCCB Assistant Manager books that will play a vital role in your OSCB Assistant Grade 2 preparation

SubjectsBooksAuthor / Publisher
Reasoning Ability Analytical Reasoning M.K. Pandey
Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning R.S. Agarwal
Logical & Analytical Reasoning A.K. Gupta
Data Analysis & Interpretation Disha Publications
A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal B.S. Sijwali and Indu Sijwali
English Language Objective General English SP Bakshi
Descriptive General English SP Bakshi and Richa Sharma
High School English Grammar and Composition Wren and Martin
Word Power Made Easy Normal Lewis
Numerical Ability Magical Book on Quicker Maths M. Tyra
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations R.S. Agarwal
Quantitative Aptitude Sarvesh K Verma
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Disha Experts
General/ Financial Awareness Banking Awareness Handbook of Banking Information N.S.Toor
Banking Awareness Arihant Publication
Static GK General Knowledge Arihant
Pratiyogita Darpan SQ Sachdeva Mahendra Jain
Banking Awareness N.K. Gupta
Beepedia IxamBee

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You will be assesed based on your perforamce in English language, Quantitative aptitude, General Awarrness and Logiical Reasoning.
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For the Odisha DCCB Assistant Grade 2 books, you can check the list of books mentioned in the books section above. The list has been prepared by our experts. You can take help from these books to prepare in the best possible way.

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