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Asmita Baishya
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I am a petroleum engineer. Kindly advise which subject to choose for Mains Paper.

Answered   Sunday 22nd October 2017  

UPSC has given a wide choice for optional subject to choose from; still, for candidates like you it becomes essential to look beyond your own subject. As such, it has been observed many engineering background candidates make cross domain shift and opt for some popular subjects from Humanities or pick a Literature of Language as optional subject.

You can get a little help from the article by clicking on the following story to gain some insights about Optional Subject selection:

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



you should go for chemistry or geology.
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