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    What are the compulsory and optional subjects for IAS exam?

    hello sir/mam
    what are the compulsory and optional subjects for ias exam

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    niks7 Array
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    Re: What are the compulsory and optional subjects for IAS exam?

    Dear Aspirant

    Main examination consists of one optional paper.The examination pattern is discussed below
    Preliminary examination consists of two paper of 200 marks each of 2 hours of duration
    Main Examination consists of seven papers
    Paper-I Section 1 Essay 200 Marks
    Section 2 English Comprehension & English Précise 100 Marks (Of Matriculation/ Xth standard level)
    Paper 2:General Studies–I Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World and Society 250 marks
    Paper 3:General Studies –II Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International relations 250marks
    Paper 4:General Studies –III Technology, Economic Development, Bio-diversity, Environment, Security and Disaster Management 250marks
    Paper 5:General Studies –IV Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude 250 marks
    Paper 6:Optional Subject – Paper 1 250 Marks
    Paper 7:Optional Subject – Paper 2 250 Marks
    List of optional among which one optional has to be selected
    1) Agriculture
    2) Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    3) Anthropology
    4) Botany
    5) Chemistry
    6) Civil Engineering
    7) Commerce and Accountancy
    8) Economics
    9) Electrical Engineering
    10) Geography
    11) Geology
    12) History
    13) Law
    14) Management
    15) Mathematics
    16) Mechanical Engineering
    17) Medical Science
    18) Philosophy
    19) Physics
    20) Political Science and International Relations
    21) Psychology
    22) Public Administration
    23) Sociology
    24) Statistics
    25) Zoology

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    Re: What are the compulsory and optional subjects for IAS exam?

    Dear friend English and Indian languages is one of the two compulsory papers in IAS exam.
    List of optional subjects for IAS exam is :-
    - Agriculture
    - Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    - Anthropology
    - Botany
    - Chemistry
    - Management
    - Mathematics
    - Mechanical Engineering
    - Medical Science
    - Philosophy
    - Physics
    - Political Science and International Relations
    - Psychology
    - Public Administration
    - Civil Engineering
    - Commerce and Accountancy
    - Economics
    - Electrical Engineering
    - Sociology
    - Statistics
    - Zoology
    - Geography
    - Geology
    - History
    - Law
    Best of luck........

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    Re: What are the compulsory and optional subjects for IAS exam?

    The IAS exam has three stages prelims, mains and interview. Preliminary exam is common for everyone and one has to pass prelims to get to the next stage which is mains exam.

    Preliminary exam has 2 papers which will be of General Studies and will be objective type in nature. The question comes from mainly English, Maths, Reasoning and General Knowledge .

    For Mains Exam following subjects are there:

    -Paper 1: Section I- Essay 200 Marks Section II: English Comprehension & English Précise 100 Marks

    -Paper 2:General Studies–I Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World and Society 250 marks

    -Paper 3:General Studies –II Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International relations 250marks

    -Paper 4:General Studies –III Technology, Economic Development, Bio-diversity, Environment, Security and Disaster Management 250marks

    -Paper 5:General Studies –IV Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude 250 marks

    -Paper 6:Optional Subject – Paper 1 250 Marks

    -Paper 7:Optional Subject – Paper 2 250 Marks

    List of optional subjects from which you have to select are given below:

    [IMG] http://ias100.in/admin/uploads/admin...of_Subject.JPG [/IMG]

    For more information visit http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What are the compulsory and optional subjects for IAS exam?

    Hello my Dear Friend ..


    I will definitely list you the

    <> Compulsory subjects ..

    <> Optional Subjects ..


    COMPULSORY SUBJECTS ::


    (()) Essay Writing

    (()) General Studies

    (()) English

    (()) One Indian Language ..


    OPTIONAL SUBJECTS ::


    (()) Chemistry

    (()) Economics

    (()) Veterinary science

    (()) Mechanical Engineering

    (()) Botany

    (()) Agriculture Mathematics

    (()) Botany

    (()) Medical Science

    (()) Philosophy

    (()) Civil Engineering

    (()) Physics

    (()) Political Science

    (()) Commerce

    (()) Public Administration

    (()) Geography

    (()) Electrical Engineering

    (()) Sociology

    (()) Geology

    (()) Statistics

    (()) Indian History

    (()) Mathematics

    (()) Law

    (()) Zoology ..etc.



    ALL THE GOOD LUCK

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