UPSC Optional Subjects list by BHOOMI IAS
UPSC Optional Subjects
UPSC Exam has 3 stages – Prelims, Main Exam and Interview. Of these 3 stages, the Main Exam is the most important as it covers close to 75% marks of the Final UPSC result (1750 marks). In the Main exam, the candidates have to appear for 2 papers of a UPSC optional Subject. The UPSC optional Subject is to be selected from the list of UPSC Optional subjects provided by the UPSC. In this blog, we have given the UPSC optional subjects list for you.
UPSC Optional Subjects – Complete List
This is the complete list of UPSC Optional subjects for civil services main examination. You have to opt for any one subject.
- Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
- Civil Engineering
- Commerce and Accountancy
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Medical Science
- Political Science and International Relations
- Public Administration
- Literature of anyone the following language: Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santhali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, English.
For full syllabus of optional subjects click here