The UPSC examination offers a wide range of optional subjects for the aspirants to choose from. In order to secure higher marks, it is important to carefully choose a suitable UPSC optional subject. The subject should be scoring and it helps if it has a small syllabus. The syllabus for the optional papers will be more than the bachelor’s degree and lower than the master’s level. Each optional subject for IAS comprises of two papers each of 250 marks, making it a total of 500 marks.
The course provides option for candidate to choose to study any one optional subject among the following list for Main Examination.
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.
CS Mentors Academy offers such optional subjects which have maximum syllabus overlap/connection and strategic relevance with the compulsory papers of General Studies. These are political science, History, public administration, geography and sociology
The course is designed to help candidate even without a prior background in the subject. We provide detailed-analytical study of the subject for maximization of score.
Currently Available Optional Subjects:
Course duration : 2-3 months