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How to choose Optional Subjects for UPSC mains?


How should I choose Optional Subjects for UPSC Mains to get good Marks ? I am Science Graduate(Physics). But I want to take optional Subject of Arts. Please Suggest me the right ones, so that I can secure with good score?




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27th June 2012, 12:22 PM
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How should I choose Optional Subjects for UPSC Mains to get good Marks ? I am Science Graduate(Physics). But I want to take optional Subject of Arts. Please Suggest me the right ones, so that I can secure with good score?
Hey friend,

UPSC stands for Union Public Service Commission

If you want to join in Indian Civil Services you need to write the Main exam which is one of the exam which you need to pass in order to join in Civil Services.

There are many optional subjects from which you can choose in order to apply for the Civil Services.

As asked for the information regarding the optional subjects for UPSC main,refer the information below for reference:

Optional Subject For Main:




There are criteria's which you need to satisfy in order to apply for the Civil Services exam.

You can get more information regarding the exam at the official site of UPSC at http://www.upsc.gov.in
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27th June 2012, 01:35 PM
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hi,
YOU have graduate degree from recognized university with 60% marks are eligible for UPSC
exam.
upsc conducted entrance exam every year

Exam divided in three parts

1. Preliminary examinations

2. Main examination

3. The Interview


UPSC Main Examination - Optional Subjects

General Studies
Agriculture
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
Botany
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Commerce
Economics
Electrical Engineering
Geography
Geology
Indian History
Law
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Science
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Public Administration
Sociology
Statistics
Zoology
Anthropology
Arabic
Assamese
Bengali
Chinese
English
German
Gujarati
Hindi
Kannada
Kashmiri
Konkani
Malayalam
Manipuri
Marathi
Nepali
Oriya
Pali
Persian
Punjabi
Russian
Sanskrit
Sindhi
Tamil
Telugu
Urdu
Management

in which subject you are interested you can choose
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what is the subject of bca condidate for ias exam?
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Iam doing B.A with subjects Pol.sc. English and Geography,my first option is geography,second is pol.sc. What is the success ratio of these subjects?
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what is the difficulty level of foreign language papers?eg. chinese or german or russian?? can we opt for these languages??
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i am doing b.tech in electrical engg.which subjects i can take.
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21st September 2012, 10:28 AM
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How should I choose Optional Subjects for UPSC Mains to get good Marks ? I am Science Graduate(Physics). But I want to take optional Subject of Arts. Please Suggest me the right ones, so that I can secure with good score?
List of optional subject:-
Agriculture
Management
Animal Husbandry & Vetinary Science
Mathematics
Anthropology
Mechanical Engineering
Botany
Medical Science
Chemistry
Philosophy
Civil Engineering
Physics
Commerce & Accountancy
Political Science & International Relations
Economics
Psychology
Electrical Engineering
Public Administration
Geography
Sociology
Geology
Statistics
Indian History
Zoology
Law

You have to chose any two optional subject.
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sir am vamshi completed graduarion bsc with 75% n taking prilims coching also tel me the best optional subjects generaly choosed ?????
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sir

iam qualify the main exam , am write to optional exams (history, economics) are in telugu
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i have done graduation in chemistry... n i wanna take subjects from arts which are confined in syllabus n scoring....n whose study materials are easily available....
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I am a B E electronic and communication student. suggest me which optional subject for main will be useful to me
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I want to be a cid officer.Which subject should i take for my better score in upse exam as i am a btech student in mechanical engineering
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I want to be a cid officer.What should i take as my optional subject sothat i can get a good rank as i am a btech student in mechanical engineering branch.Sir please give me some advice
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I want to be a cid officer.What should i take as my optional subject sothat i can get a good rank as i am a btech student in mechanical engineering branch.Sir please give me some advice
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14th November 2012, 06:10 PM
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HELLO SIR.........

Union Public Service Commission


If you want to join in Indian Civil Services you need to write the Main exam which is one of the exam which you need to pass in order to join in Civil Services.There are many optional subjects from which you can choose in order to apply for the Civil Services.
There are criteria's which you need to satisfy in order to apply for the Civil Services exam.

You can get more information regarding the exam at the official site of UPSC at http://www.upsc.gov.in


Optional subject:-

Mathematics
Anthropology
Mechanical Engineering
Botany
Medical Science
Chemistry
Philosophy
Civil Engineering
Physics
Commerce & Accountancy
Political Science & International Relations
Economics
Psychology
Electrical Engineering

ALL THE BEST............
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15th November 2012, 11:01 AM
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Optional subject:-Animal Husbandry & Vetinary Science
Mathematics

Anthropology

Mechanical Engineering

Botany

Medical Science

Chemistry

Philosophy

Civil Engineering

Physics

Commerce & Accountancy

Political Science & International Relations

Economics

Psychology

Electrical Engineering

Public Administration

Geography

Sociology
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15th November 2012, 06:21 PM
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Optional Subjects for UPSC mains :

** Mathematics

** Anthropology

** Mechanical Engineering

** Botany

** Medical Science

** Chemistry

** Philosophy

** Civil Engineering

** Physics

** Commerce & Accountancy

** Political Science & International Relations

** Economics

** Psychology

** Electrical Engineering


For further information visit www.upsc.gov.in
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kis -2 subject se pcs kiya ja skta hai
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sir, i have completed BSc(physics). which subject should i choose either physics or arts paper
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Subject Combinations not allowed by UPSC for IAS exam
The following are some combinations that the UPSC does not allow:

Political Science & International Relations and Public Administration

Commerce and Management

Anthropology and Sociology

Maths and Statistics

Agriculture and Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science

Management and Public Administration

Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science and Medical Science

Any two branches of engineering.

Combination of two literatures.
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8th May 2013, 08:51 PM
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Hi,

UPSC - Union Public Service Commission

It is responsible to conduct exams for IAS / IPS /IFS /IES etc.

The exams for civil services are conductive in successive stages.

There are three stages -

1. Preliminary exam

2. main Exam

3. interview

Preliminary exam is also known as CSAT.

CSAT - Civil Services Aptitude Test

This is objcetive exam.

Main exam is subjective.

The pattern of the exam is -


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As said , the main exam is subjective type and candidate has to elect subjects in it.

There are a choice of subjects.

These are the main subjects to choose from -

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For more information -

www.upsc.gov.in

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im B.E MECH ...WHICH OPTIONAL SUBJECTS CAN I TAKE OTHER THAN ENGEERING
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can we opt any two optional subject............
i m mechanical engineer, can i opt geography with mech. engineering because while filling UPSC form i got option to choose zoology, biology, mathematics, physics as 2nd optional subject after choosing mech.engg. subject...........please clarified and do reply
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can we opt any two optional subject............
i m mechanical engineer, can i opt geography with mech. engineering because while filling UPSC form i got option to choose zoology, biology, mathematics, physics as 2nd optional subject after choosing mech.engg. subject...........please clarified and do reply
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can we opt any two optional subject............
i m mechanical engineer, can i opt geography with mech. engineering because while filling UPSC form i got option to choose zoology, biology, mathematics, physics as 2nd optional subject after choosing mech.engg. subject...........please clarified and do reply
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What is better for a chemistry bsc student to take chemistry or any subject from arts as optional for ias? What about maths bsc student?
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