Optional Subject for Main Examination


Should you overlook Optional subject preparation?

On Monday 9th December 2013  Although, the pattern for Main Examination has changed but, optional subject still has important role to play. Now, Main Examination 2013 has been conducted with new format, again Optional Subject's significance is being felt and it would come back on radar of the serious candidates.
Last Update Wednesday 1st January 2014

01-01-2014
Civil Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Civil Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Civil Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Civil Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Chemistry Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Chemistry Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Chemistry Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Chemistry Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Botany Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Botany Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Botany Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Botany Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science  Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science  Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Anthropology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Anthropology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Agriculture Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Agriculture Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2016

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Agriculture Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Agriculture Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Anthropology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

On Saturday 7th January 2017  

Anthropology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015

Courtesy: UPSC Official Website


Last Update Saturday 7th January 2017

07-01-2017
Optional Subject Papers I & II : Previous Years Question Papers

On Friday 13th December 2013  Previous Years Question Papers for optional subjects available in the Main Examination.
Last Update Sunday 9th March 2014

09-03-2014
Optional Subject Papers I & II : Syllabus

On Wednesday 6th March 2013  PAPER-VI & PAPER VII belongs to Optional Subject and each paper would carry 250 marks.
Last Update Monday 16th December 2013

16-12-2013
Zoology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Zoology optional subject (Main Examination 2014)



Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Statistics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Statistics optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Sociology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Sociology optional subject (Main Examination 2014)




Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Public Administration Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Public Administration optional subject (Main Examination 2014)



Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Psychology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Psychology optional subject (Main Examination 2014)



Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Political Science and International Relations Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Political Science and International Relations optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Physics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Physics optional subject (Main Examination 2014)



Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Philosophy Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Philosophy optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Medical Science Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Medical Science optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Mechanical Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - Mechanical Engineering optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Mathematics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Literature of Urdu languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Urdu languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Literature of Urdu languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Urdu languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Urdu Literature Paper 1 & 2 Civil Services (Main) Exam 2012

On Monday 27th April 2015  

Question Paper 1 & 2 Literature of Urdu Language CS (Main) Exam 2012


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Urdu Literature Paper II CS (Mains) 2009

On Wednesday 3rd March 2010  
Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Urdu Literature Paper I CS (Mains) 2009

On Wednesday 3rd March 2010  

Question Paper literature of Urdu Language


Last Update Monday 27th April 2015

27-04-2015
Management Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Management Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Friday 24th April 2015

24-04-2015
Law Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Law Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
History Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

History Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Geology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Geology Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Geography Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Geography Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Electrical Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Electrical Engineering Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Commerce and Accountancy Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Commerce and Accountancy Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Civil Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Civil Engineering Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Chemistry Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Chemistry Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Botany Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Botany Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Anthropology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Anthropology Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Economics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Monday 13th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Economics - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Monday 13th April 2015

13-04-2015
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Agriculture Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Agriculture Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Telugu languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Telugu languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Tamil languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Tamil languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Sindhi (Devanagari) languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Sindhi (Devanagari) languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Sindhi (Arabic) languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Sindhi (Arabic) languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Santhali languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Santhali languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Sanskrit languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Sanskrit languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Punjabi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Punjabi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Oriya languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Oriya languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Marathi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Marathi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Manipuri languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Manipuri languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Malayalam languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Malayalam languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Maithili languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Maithili languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Kannada languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Kannada languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Hindi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Hindi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Gujarati languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Gujarati languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of English languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of English languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Bengali languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Bengali languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Assamese languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2014

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Assamese languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2014)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Telugu languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Telugu languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Tamil languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Tamil languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Sindhi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Sindhi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Santhali languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Santhali languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Sanskrit languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Sanskrit languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Punjabi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Punjabi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Oriya languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Oriya languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Marathi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Marathi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Manipuri languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Manipuri languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Malayalam languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Malayalam languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Maithili languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Maithili languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Kannada languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Kannada languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Hindi languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Hindi languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Gujarati languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Gujarati languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of English languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of English languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Dogri languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Dogri languages iQuestion Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Bodo languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Bodo languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Bengali languages Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Bengali languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)

 


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Literature of Assamese languages Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Literature of Assamese languages Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Medical Science Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Medical Science Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)

 


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Mathematics Question Paper I & II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Mathematics - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Zoology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Zoology Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Statistics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Statistics - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Sociology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Sociology Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Public Administration Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Public Administration - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Psychology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Psychology Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)



Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Political Science and International Relations Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Political Science and International Relations - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Physics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Physics Question Paper I & II - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Philosophy Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Philosophy - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Mechanical Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Mechanical Engineering - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Management Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II of Management - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
LAW Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

Question Paper I & II LAW- optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
History Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Sunday 12th April 2015  

History Question Paper I & II  - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)


Last Update Sunday 12th April 2015

12-04-2015
Geology Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Geology - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Geography Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Geography - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Electrical Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Electrical Engineering - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Economics Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Economics - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Commerce & Accountancy Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Commerce & Accountancy - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Civil Engineering Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Civil Engineering - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Chemistry Question Paper I and II Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Chemistry - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Botany Question Paper I and II Civil Services Main Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Botany - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Anthropology Question Paper I and II Civil Services Main Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Anthropology - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science Question Paper I and II Civil Services Main Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science - optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Agriculture Question Paper I and II Civil Services Main Examination 2013

On Tuesday 14th January 2014  Question Paper I & II of Agriculture optional subject (Main Examination 2013)
Last Update Tuesday 14th January 2014

14-01-2014
Optional Subject Selection: pick ‘One’ optional subject that suits you the best?

On Sunday 4th August 2013  

As the new-format for Civil Services (Main) Examination comes in force with CSE 2013 examination, despite the fact that now, only ‘One’ optional subject is to be picked, candidates are facing a new problem in choosing only ‘One’ optional subject.


Last Update Monday 26th January 2015

26-01-2015
Impact of a wrong choice of optional subject

On Wednesday 25th September 2013  Choice of optional subject has never been easy for CSE aspirants. It has become more difficult now, as in new format for Main Examination candidates need to pick only ‘one’ optional subject.
Last Update Monday 9th December 2013

09-12-2013
Impact only ‘One’ optional can make in aspirant’s preparation strategy for CSE 2013

On Thursday 8th August 2013  For years, candidates preparing for Civil Services Examination were to make a decision that straightway impacted their end results and that is choosing optional subject. It was little tricky for some and for many smart candidates it was sort of strategic decision that help them accomplish the task in style.
Last Update Thursday 8th August 2013

08-08-2013
Basis on which candidates can pick optional subject in new set-up

On Thursday 8th August 2013  Picking the right optional subject has been one of the most difficult decisions for all CSE aspirants. In emerging situation as candidates need to pick only ‘One’ optional subject, the task becomes more difficult as it is not easy to zero-in on any particular choice.
Last Update Thursday 8th August 2013

08-08-2013
High scoring optional subjects for IAS 2013

On Sunday 14th April 2013  The pattern for Main Examination has changed that clearly indicate the curb on role of Optional Subject. In new environment, it is puzzle for many candidates as many subjects are being projected as ‘High Scoring’ that is attracting their attention.
Last Update Sunday 14th April 2013

14-04-2013
Optional Subject: Don’t look for the best; explore what suits you the best!

On Wednesday 6th March 2013  Picking optional subjects has never been simple; now, it becomes more difficult as this alone cannot influence the outcome. In the new format for Main Examination, the strength of optional subjects has collapsed and blindly banking on the strategies that worked earlier to pick optional subject can be risky.
Last Update Wednesday 6th March 2013

06-03-2013
Optional Subject Selection for CS (Main) Exam: Points to consider

On Tuesday 13th August 2013  For Main Examination 2013, most of the candidates must have selected optional subject and would be moving ahead with preparation-plan. Still, there would be many candidates who still will be confused with this decision and would be searching for help.
Last Update Tuesday 14th October 2014

14-10-2014
IAS 2013: How only one optional subject in Main Examination can affect your preparation?

On Monday 8th April 2013  We should appreciate that UPSC has again delivered something that matches today’s needs and the change that have come is just not eyewash. In the new format, the centre of gravity has shifted towards General Studies that has a larger role to play where as optional subject has a smaller but, a significant role to play.
Last Update Monday 9th December 2013

09-12-2013
In new environment, which is the best optional subject?

On Thursday 7th March 2013  The new pattern for Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013 has only one optional subject now. This is going to spark a new debate as a lot of popular optional subjects would be promoted as the best choice in new environment.
Last Update Thursday 7th March 2013

07-03-2013
Will it favour candidates from any particular subjects?

On Thursday 7th March 2013  The syllabus for new format for Main Examination has 4 papers of General Studies. Now, a lot of talks have started about syllabus overlap and its proximity to any particular optional subject/s.
Last Update Thursday 7th March 2013

07-03-2013
Only one Optional Subject now!

On Thursday 7th March 2013  In new format for Civil Services (Main) Examination 2013, candidate needs to pick one optional subject for which there will be two papers for 250 marks each.
Last Update Thursday 7th March 2013

07-03-2013