UPSC Optional Subject List PDF
UPSC Civil Services Exam is conducted by UPSC every year to recruit candidates for the prestigious All India Services and Central Civil Services in India. A clear understanding of the UPSC IAS exam pattern and syllabus is essential for preparation.
UPSC offers a total of 48 optional subjects, out of which anyone subject can be selected by the candidate for both papers. Each optional comprises two papers (Paper I and Paper II) carrying 250 marks each, making it a total of 500 marks. The syllabus of the optional papers is of the graduate degree level. The 48 subjects offered by UPSC include subjects from all academic domains of – Humanities, Commerce, Engineering, and Medical.
UPSC Optional Subject List 2023
|S. No||Optional Subject in UPSC|
|2||Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science|
|7||Commerce & Accountancy|
|20||Political Science & International Relations|
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You can download the UPSC Optional Subject List in PDF format using the link given below.