UPSC - Civil Service Examination Preparation Methods

Civil Service Examination its Three Level
  • First Level - Preliminary: No Counting Marks
  • Second Level - Main Exam: Calculation Marks for Selection
  • Third Level - Interview:  Calculation Marks for Selection.
All level are very important for preparation of Civil Service Examination.

First Level - Preliminary
  • Paper - I ( General Studies)
  • Paper - II (CSAT)
Second Level - Main Exam: Main Exam will consist of the following papers.

Paper -I
  • Section I - Essay ( 250 Marks)
  • Section I - English Comprehensive & English Precis writting its based on SSLC Standars ( 100 Marks)
Paper -II
  • General Studies I : Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Wordl Geography and Society ( 250 Marks)
Paper -III
  • General Studies II : Governance, Contitution,Polity, Social Justice and Internatinal relations ( 250 Marks)
Paper - IV
  • General Studies III : Technology, Economic Development, Bio-divesity, Environment, Security and Disaster Management ( 250 Marks)
Paper - V
  • General Studies IV : Ethic, Integrity and Aptitude ( 250 Marks)
Paper - VI
  • Optional Subject - Paper I ( 250 Marks)
Paper - VII
  • Optional Subject - Paper II ( 250 Marks)
How many marks in UPSC - Civil Service Examination
  • Main Exam - 1750 Marks
  • Interview - 275
  • Total - 2025
What are the Optional Subjects in Civil Service Examination:
  1. Agriculture
  2. Anthropology
  3. Assamese
  4. Animan Husbadry and Veterinary Science
  5. Arabic
  6. Bengal
  7. Botany
  8. Chemistry
  9. Chinese
  10. Civil Engineering
  11. Commerce and Accountancy
  12. Electrical Engineering
  13. Economics
  14. English
  15. French
  16. Geology
  17. Geography
  18. German
  19. Gujarati
  20. Hindi
  21. History
  22. Kannada
  23. Konkani
  24. Kasmiri
  25. Law
  26. Manipuri
  27. Mathematics
  28. Medical Science
  29. Malayalam
  30. Management
  31. Marathi
  32. Mechanical Engineering
  33. Nepali
  34. Oriya
  35. Persian
  36. Philosophy
  37. Political science and International Relations
  38. Public Adminstration
  39. Pali
  40. Physics
  41. Psychology
  42. Punjabi
  43. Russian
  44. Sindhi
  45. Statistics
  46. Sanskrit
  47. Sociology
  48. Tamil
  49. Telugu
  50. Urdu
  51. Zoology