OPSC OAS Mains 2020 Programme: General Studies and Essay

Programme Highlights

  • Total 16 Tests including
    • 13 Sectional Tests
    • 1 Essay Tests
    • 2 Mock Tests
  • Total 44 Discussion Class
    • 40 General Studies Class
    • 4 Essay Class
  • Detailed Discussion class before each Sectional Test.
  • Discussion will be focused on conceptual clarity & Answer Writing.
  • Answer Hints including Model Approach.
  • Answer sheets will be evaluated by the experts.
  • One on One discussion with faculty after copy evaluation if Student Demand.
  • Daily Prelims Mini Mock Tests with 10 Questions (Till Prelims)

Note: Discussion classes will be conducted only for Sectional Tests.

Study Material

Text Book: OPSC General Studies (Main) Paper I & II by BK Publication;
Authors: Brajabandhu Mahanta, Deepak Rout and Bijay Kumar Mohapatra (If you Already Purchased then claim Rs 500 discount by using discount Code: NOMATERIAL), will be provided to Every Student who joins this Programme.

Course Fee: Rs 4699 /-          

Call/ WhatsApp: +91-7008074714                 Email:sl.brajabandhu@gmail.com

Procedure for Online Tests

  • Students will be given user name and password to access the Student Zone on our website www.objectiveias.in
  • Student Zone “My Courses” Section for GS Mains Test Series will contain following:
    • pdf of test question paper
    • pdf of model answer hint
  • To write the test students have to download the PDF of test paper booklet and after writing the test send us back a scanned copy in pdf format for evaluation.
  • Further evaluated test copy will be sent back to the students within 15 days after receiving the answer sheet.
  • Test discussion class will be conducted or uploaded into your account as per the schedule.
  • Once student will receive evaluated copy, one to one discussion with faculty will be arranged via phone call or live interaction according to the demand of students

Class and Test Schedule

Test/ ClassSubject/ TopicsReference BookDate
Class-1Modern IndiaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Modern India by Bipin Chandra  
03/06/2021
Class-2Indian National MovementText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: India’s Struggle for Freedom by Bipin Chandra
04/06/2021
Class-3Important Personalities Who shaped the Freedom Movement in IndiaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Gandhi, Nehru and Tagore by Spectrum Publication
05/06/2020
Class-4Important Personalities who shaped the Freedom Movement in OdishaOPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication08/06/2020
Class-5Social Reform MovementsText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Modern India by Bipin Chandra
Reference: India’s Struggle for Freedom by Bipin Chandra
09/06/2021
Class-6Constitutional Development Since 1857Text: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Brief History of Modern India by SpectrumConstitutional Development Since 1857 by OBJECTIVE IAS  
10/06/2021
Test-1History of Modern India + Legal and Environmental Issues (100+50 = 150 marks) 13/06/2021
Class-7Indian CultureText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Facets of Indian Culture by Spectrum
16/06/2021
Class-8Temple Architecture of OdishaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Cultural History of Odisha by OBJECTIVE IAS
17/06/2021
Class-9Socio-Cultural Developments in OdishaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Odisha Reference Year Book 2020 by BK Publication
18/06/2021
Test-2Indian Culture + India and the World (100+50 = 150 marks) 20/06/2021
Class-10Physical Geography of IndiaText: India- Physical Environment by NCERT
Reference: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
22/06/2021
Class-11Economic Geography of IndiaText: India- People and Economy by NCERT
Reference: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
23/06/2021
Class-12Social Geography of IndiaText: India- People and Economy by NCERT
Reference: Fundamentals of Human Geography by NCERT
Reference: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
24/06/2021
Test-3Geography of India + Indian Economy (100+50= 150 marks) 27/06/2021
Class-13Odisha PhysiographyOPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication29/06/2021
Class-14Drainage of OdishaOPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication30/06/2021
Class-15Odisha’s Natural Resources – Water, Forest and MineralsOPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication01/07/2021
Test-4Geography of Odisha + Economy of Odisha (100+50 = 150 marks) 04/07/2021
Class-16Constitution of IndiaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Indian Polity by M. Laxmikanth
07/07/2021
Class-17Political System of IndiaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Indian Polity by M. Laxmikanth
09/07/2021
Test-5Indian Polity + International Affairs and Institutions (100+50 = 150 marks) 11/07/2021
Class-18Government and Politics in OdishaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Odisha Polity study material by OBJECTIVE IASOdisha Reference Year Book 2020 by BK Publication
14/07/2021
Class-19PRIs in OdishaText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Reference: Odisha Polity Study Material by OBJECTIVE IAS
16/07/2021
Test-6Government and Politics in Odisha + Science and Tech (100+50 = 150 marks) 18/07/2021
Class-20Demography and Human Resource DevelopmentText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-21Behavioural & Social Issues and Social Welfare ProblemsText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-7Current National Issues and Topics of Social Relevance + Statistical Analysis To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-22Human Rights, Corruption in Public LifeText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-23Communal Harmony, Protection of MinoritiesText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-24Internal Security and Related Issues, Role of National Institutions, their relevance and need for changeText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-25Environmental and Ecological Issues; ecological preservation, conservation of natural resourcesText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-8Legal and Environmental Issues + History of Modern India (100 + 50 = 150 marks) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-26Foreign AffairsText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-27External Security and related mattersText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-28Nuclear PolicyText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-29Indian AbroadText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-9India and the World + Indian Culture (100 + 50 = 150 marks) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-30Planning, economic development, economic reforms and development of the corporate sector in IndiaText: Indian Economic Development by NCERT
Reference: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh OR Indian Economy by Datt & Sunderam
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-31Economic and Trade Issues & Foreign TradeText: Indian Economic Development by NCERT
Reference: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh OR Indian Economy by Datt & Sunderam
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-32Role and functions of IMF, World Bank and WTO; Reserve Bank of India- its role and functionsText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-33Odisha Economy: Development during the post Reform Period; Regional DisparityText: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Recent Economy Survey of Odisha Government  
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-10Indian Economy including Odisha + Geography of India including Odisha (100 + 50 = 150 marks) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-34Important Events in World AffairsText: Text: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
Any Good Current Affairs Magazine Such as Civil Service Chronicle
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-35International Institution like UN, ILO, EU, SAARC, WHO, ICJText: Text: OPSC General Studies Mains by BK Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
Reference: Any Good Current Affairs Magazine Such as Civil Service Chronicle
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-11International Affairs and Institutions + Indian and Polity (100 + 50 = 150 marks) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-36Science and TechnologyText: OPSC General Studies Mains by KB Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
Reference: Developments in Science and Technology 2021 by Spectrum
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-37Fundamentals in Information TechnologyText: OPSC General Studies Mains by KB Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
Reference: Developments in Science and Technology 2021 by Spectrum
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-38Communications and SpaceText: OPSC General Studies Mains by KB Publication
Notes by OBJECTIVE IAS
Reference: Developments in Science and Technology 2021 by Spectrum
To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-12Science and Technology + Politics in Odisha (100 + 50 = 150 marks) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-39Statistics – IStatistical Analysis by SpectrumTo be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-40Statistics – IIStatistical Analysis by SpectrumTo be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-13Statistical Analysis + Current National Issues and Topics of Social Relevance (50 + 50 = 100 marks) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-41Essay – INotes by OBJECTIVE IASTo be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-42Essay – IINotes by OBJECTIVE IASTo be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-43Essay – IIINotes by OBJECTIVE IASTo be Scheduled After Prelims
Class-44Essay – IVNotes by OBJECTIVE IASTo be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-14Essay To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-15Mock Test – I (General Studies – I) To be Scheduled After Prelims
Test-16Mock Test – II (General Studies – II) To be Scheduled After Prelims

N.B.:

  • The delivery of Study materials may be affected or delayed due to COVID Lockdown Situation.
  • The Schedule is tentative and subject to change according to the schedule of OPSC and other uncertain unavoidable circumstances