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  • 17th March 2013 01:41 PM
    malav13akhlesh

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    What is the syllabus for IAS exam?
    please say fast.

    To become an IAS you should particepated in civil services exams that conduct by UPSC

    IAS exam has two step:-

    1.preliminary exam
    2.mains exam

    Syallabus for IAS Preliminary Exam-

    In this step two part that is
    #general studies
    #optional subject

    Preliminary syallabus is:-
    -Agriculture
    -Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
    -Anthropology
    -Botany
    -Chemistry
    -Civil Engineering
    -Commerce and Accountancy
    -Economics
    -Electrical Engineering
    -Geography
    -Geology
    -History
    -Law
    -Management
    -Mathematics
    -Mechanical Engineering
    -Medical Science
    -Philosophy
    -Physics
    -Political Science and International
    -Relations
    -Psychology
    -Public Administration
    -Sociology
    -Statistics
    -Zoology

    Mains syllabus is:-


    - Comprehension

    - Interpersonal skills including communication skills

    - Logical reasoning and analytical ability

    - Decision making and problem solving

    - General mental ability

    For more detail you can see it website:www.upsc.gov.in
    Best Of Luck


  • 15th August 2012 08:31 PM
    nagma yadav

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    Hi.,

    The syllabus for the IAS examination is:
    Syllabus:

    Civil Service Preliminary Exam Paper I : 200 Marks - 2 Hours

    >Current Events of National and International Importance
    >History of India and Indian National Movement
    >Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the world
    >Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues
    >Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives
    >General Issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change
    >General Science

    Civil Service Preliminary Exam Paper II : 200 marks - 2 Hours

    >Comprehension
    >Interpersonal skills including communication skills
    >Logical reasoning and analytical ability
    >Decision-making and problem solving
    >General mental ability
    >Basic numeracy (Class X level)
    >English language comprehension (Class X level)

    UPSC Main Examination - Optional Subjects

    General Studies
    Essay
    English Qualifying
    Indian Languages
    Mathematics
    Agriculture
    Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    Botany
    Chemistry
    Civil Engineering
    Commerce
    Economics
    Electrical Engineering
    Geography
    Geology
    Indian History
    Law
    Management
    Mechanical Engineering
    Medical Science
    Philosophy
    Physics
    Political Science
    Psychology
    Public Administration
    Sociology
    Statistics
    Zoology
    Anthropology
    Arabic
    Assamese
    Bengali
    Bodo
    Chinese
    Dogri
    English
    French
    German
    Gujarati
    Hindi
    Kannada
    Kashmiri
    Konkani
    Maithili
    Malayalam
    Manipuri
    Marathi
    Nepali
    Oriya
    Pali
    Persian
    Punjabi
    Russian
    Sanskrit
    Santali
    Sindhi
    Tamil
    Telugu
    Urdu


    The Following Combinations are NOT allowed by the UPSC

    Political Science & International relations and Pubilc Administration
    Commerce & Accountancy and Management
    Anthropopgy and Sociology
    Mathematics and Statistice
    Agriculture and Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
    Management and Public Administration
    Any two branches of engineering
    Animal Husbandry & Veterimary Science and Mediacal Science
    Combination if two Literatures

    Good Luck!!
  • 21st June 2012 10:27 PM
    biswanath.mohapatra

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    hello friend..

    The syllabus for IAS exam are:-
    This exam is divided into three stages:
    1) PRELIMS
    2) MAINS
    3) INTERVIEW


    [COLOR="rgb(244, 164, 96)"]FOR PRELIMS SYLLABUS ARE:-[/COLOR]

    Paper I



    - Current events of national and international importance

    - History of India and Indian National Movement

    - Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography
    of India and the World.

    - Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System,
    Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.

    - Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development,
    Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.

    - General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate
    Change - that do not require subject specialization

    - General Science.


    Paper II

    - Comprehension

    - Interpersonal skills including communication skills

    - Logical reasoning and analytical ability

    - Decision making and problem solving

    - General mental ability

    - Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude
    etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data
    sufficiency etc. -Class X level)

    - English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level).


    [COLOR="rgb(46, 139, 87)"]FOR MAINS:-[/COLOR]


    [COLOR="rgb(255, 0, 255)"]General Studies
    Agriculture
    Animal Husbandry
    Anthropology
    Botany
    Chemistry
    Civil Engineering
    Commerce&Accountancy
    Economics
    Electrical Engineering
    English Qualifying
    Essay
    Geography
    Geology
    Indian History
    Law
    Management
    Mathematics
    Mechanical Engineering
    Medical Science
    Philosophy
    Physics
    Political Science
    Psychology
    Public Administration
    Sociology
    Statistics
    Zoology[/COLOR]


    good luck..
  • 14th June 2012 09:59 PM
    jericho

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    friend,

    IAS- INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE

    ELIGIBILITY-
    you must be graduated.
    you must be minimum 21 years of age maximum is 30 years.
    AGE RELAXATION-
    SC/ST- 5YEARS
    OBC- 3 YEARS

    NO. OFATTEMPTS-

    GEN.- 4 TIMES
    OBC- 7 TIMES
    SC/ST- NO LIMIT




    paper-1
    current affaires
    history of india
    Indian and world geography-physical ,social,economic geography
    Indian polity and governance constitution
    economic and social development
    general issues on environmental ecology
    general science ,

    paper-2
    comprehension,
    interpersonal skills including communication skills,
    logical reasoning and analyticall ability,
    general mental ability,
    basic numeracy ,data interpretation,
    English language comprehension skills,



    best of luck.............
  • 14th June 2012 09:57 PM
    jericho

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    friend,

    IAS- INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE

    ELIGIBILITY-
    you must be graduated.
    you must be minimum 21 years of age maximum is 30 years.
    AGE RELAXATION-
    SC/ST- 5YEARS
    OBC- 3 YEARS

    NO. OFATTEMPTS-

    GEN.- 4 TIMES
    OBC- 7 TIMES
    SC/ST- NO LIMIT




    paper-1
    current affaires
    history of india
    Indian and world geography-physical ,social,economic geography
    Indian polity and governance constitution
    economic and social development
    general issues on environmental ecology
    general science ,

    paper-2
    comprehension,
    interpersonal skills including communication skills,
    logical reasoning and analyticall ability,
    general mental ability,
    basic numeracy ,data interpretation,
    English language comprehension skills,



    best of luck.............
  • 3rd April 2012 10:31 PM
    vinothvenkat

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    Hi Friend,

    UPSC Prelims Exam Syllabus 2012
    Paper I - (200 marks) Duration: Two hours


    Current events of national and international importance
    History of India and Indian National Movement
    Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
    Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
    Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
    General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change - that do not require subject specialization
    General Science.


    Paper II- (200 marks) Duration: Two hours


    Comprehension
    Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
    Logical reasoning and analytical ability
    Decision making and problem solving
    General mental ability
    Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude etc.) (Class X level)
    Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. -Class X level)
    English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level).

    SYLLABUS :

    General Studies
    Essay
    English Qualifying
    Indian Languages
    Mathematics
    Agriculture
    Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    Botany
    Chemistry
    Civil Engineering
    Commerce
    Economics
    Electrical Engineering
    Geography
    Geology
    Indian History
    Law
    Management
    Mechanical Engineering
    Medical Science
    Philosophy
    Physics
    Political Science
    Psychology
    Public Administration
    Sociology
    Statistics
    Zoology
    Anthropology
  • 3rd April 2012 06:43 PM
    sagar R.kachhadiya

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    syllabus for IAS exam:

    Paper I - (200 marks) Duration: Two hours

    •Current events of national and international importance
    •History of India and Indian National Movement
    •Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
    •Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
    •Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
    •General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate
    •Change - that do not require subject specialization
    •General Science.


    Paper II- (200 marks) Duration: Two hours

    •Comprehension
    •Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
    •Logical reasoning and analytical ability
    •Decision making and problem solving
    •General mental ability
    •Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data
    Sufficiency etc. -Class X level)
    •English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level).
    •Questions relating to English Language Comprehension skills of Class X level (last item in the Syllabus of Paper-II) will be tested through passages from English language only without providing Hindi translation thereof in the question paper.
    *The questions will be of multiple choices, objective type.

    Best of luck...
  • 2nd April 2012 11:57 PM
    mithu ashi

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    This time UPSC pattern is changed and it is called as CSAT which is coming into effect from Civil Services Examination, 2011.and so there is no option subjects.

    It consits of two paper and each paper of Two hrs..

    (Paper 1) (200 marks) consists of
    Current events.
    History
    Geography
    Indian Polity and governance
    Economic and social development
    and General science.

    It is of purely objective type and qualifying exam...

    (Paper II) (200 marks)
    Comprehension
    Logical reasoning and analytical ability
    Decision making and problem solving
    General mental ability
    Basic numeracy(Class X level)
    English language comprehension skills (Class X level)

    It is of purely subjective type and followed by interview....


    In comprehension subjective paper following are the optional subject you can choose any one of it
    Agriculture
    Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
    Anthropology
    Botany
    Chemistry
    Civil Engineering
    Commerce and Accountancy
    Economics
    Electrical Engineering
    Geography
    Geology
    History
    Law
    Management
    Mathematics
    Mechanical Engineering
    Medical Science
    Philosophy
    Physics
    Political Science and International
    Relations
    Psychology
    Public Administration
    Sociology
    Statistics
    Zoology
  • 2nd April 2012 11:07 PM
    yashraj90

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?



    :::EXAM SYLLABUS:::

    Paper I - (200 marks) Duration: 2 hours

    -Current events of national and international importance
    -History of India and Indian National Movement
    -Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
    -Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
    -Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
    -General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change - that do not require subject specialization
    -General Science.

    Paper II- (200 marks) Duration: 2 hours
    -Comprehension
    -Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
    -Logical reasoning and analytical ability
    -Decision making and problem solving
    -General mental ability
    -Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude etc.) (Class X level)
    -Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. -Class X level)
    -English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level)
  • 2nd April 2012 09:26 PM
    madhurimadhu

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    Hi...Dear
    IAS stands for Indian Administrative Service this exam will conducted in civil s the exam will held under control of UPSC and the candidate must be citizen of INDIAN and the exam will held in 2 sessions 1.preliminary:
    >> General Studies
    >>Agriculture
    >>Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    >>Botany
    >>Chemistry
    >>Civil Engineering
    >>Commerce
    >>Economics
    >>Electrical Engineering
    >>Geography
    >>Geology
    >>Indian History
    >>Law
    >>Mathematics
    >>Mechanical Engineering
    >>Medical Science
    >>Philosophy
    >>Physics
    >>Political Science
    >>Psychology
    >>Public Administration
    >>Sociology
    >>Statistics
    >>Zoology

    The syllabus for IAS mains mains:
    1.General studies
    2.Essay
    3.English Qualifying
    4.Indian languages
    5.Mathematics
    6.Agriculture
    7.Botany
    8.chemistry
    10.Civil engineering
    11.Economics
    12.Electrical engineering
    13.Biology
    14.Geography
    15.Geology
    16.Indian History
    17.Mechanical engineering
    18.Physics
    19.Political Science
    20.Psychology
    21.Statistics
    22.Zoology
    23.Anthropology
    24.Law
    25.Medical Science
    26.Public Administration
    27.Arabic
    28.Assamese
    29.Bengali
    30.Chinese
    31. English
    32.German
    33.Gujarati
    34.Hindi
    35.Kannada
    36.Kashmiri
    37.Konkani
    38.Malayalam
    39.Manipuri
    40.Marathi
    41.Nepali
    42.Oriya
    43.Pali
    44.Persian
    45.Punjabi
    46.Russian
    47.Sanskrit
    48.Sindhi
    49.Tamil
    50.Telugu
    51.Urdu these are the optional subjects in mains......All the best
  • 2nd April 2012 07:10 PM
    kitkat

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    hai,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    IAS has such a great value that every one want to prepare for IAS, among all the students who are writing the IAS entrance exam few of them can reach the goal and they will get succeed because they so lot hard work,.
    as we know that there is change in the syllabus introduced by the CSAT 2011,
    the IAS exam will be consists of
    • prelims,
    • mains,
    • and finally interview stage ,
    you have to clear the IAS prelims to claim the mains and than interview session,
    education eligibility,
    you can have graduate in any discipline from a university recognized by the university grants commission (UGC).
    if you are in the final year of your graduation than you can fill the main exam form.
    and you must be the citizen of india.
    age limit
    you must be minimum 21 years of age maximum is 30 years ,
    if you are belong to OBC category than you can have 21 to 33 years of age.
    for sc/st 21 to 35 years .
    you can attempt 4 times if you are belong to general category and 7 attempts for OBC and sc/st there is no limit for the exam,
    the notifications for the civil services prelims will be appear in employment news and on UPSC's website on 04-02-2012.
    the exam is going to be held on 20-05-2012.
    prelims,
    the IAS prelims consists of objective and consists of two compulsory papers to all of them .
    the negative marks for each question is 0.33 marks,
    each paper consists of 200 marks,
    the duration of the time is 2 hours,
    syllabus for the prelims
    paper-1
    current events of national and international importance,
    history of india and national movement,
    Indian and world geography-physical ,social,economic geography of india
    an the world,
    Indian polity and governance constitution , political system , panchayati raj ,public policy, rights issues ,etc..
    economic and social development sustainable development ,poverty, inclusion, demographics,social sector initiatives etc..
    general issues on environmental ecology, bio -diversity and climate change that do not require subject specialization,
    general science ,
    paper-2
    comprehension,
    interpersonal skills including communication skills,
    logical reasoning and analyticall ability,
    decisions making and problem solving,
    general mental ability,
    basic numeracy ,data interpretation,
    English language comprehension skills,
    question relating to English language comprehension skills of class 10 level which will be tested through the passages from English language only without providing Hindi translation there of in the question paper.
    the main exam syllabus consists of
    general studies
    2 optional papers,
    some of the optional subjects you have to face in the mains are
    • agriculture,
    • animal husbandry,
    • botany,
    • chemistry,
    • civil engineering,
    • commerce and economics,electrical engineering,
    • geography,
    • geology,
    • history,
    • law,
    • management,
    • mathematics,
    • physics,
    • political science,
    • psychology ,
    • sociology,
    • statistics,
    • zoology,
    • medical science,etc...
    • psychology,
    • public administration,
    • anthropology,
    • Arabic,
    • Assamese,
    • Bengali,
    • bodo,
    • Chinese,
    • dogri,
    • English,
    • German ,
    • Gujrathi,
    • Hindi,
    • Kannada,
    • kashmiri,
    • konkani,
    • Malayalam,
    • mnipuri,
    • Marathi,
    • Nepali,
    • Oriya,
    • pali,
    • Persian,
    • Punjabi,
    • Russian,
    • Sanskrit,
    • sindhi,
    • Tamil,
    • Telugu,
    • Urdu,
    • management
    so dear prepare well for the exam,
    all the best

  • 2nd April 2012 12:27 PM
    BISWARUP

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?


    IAS exam is conducted by UPSC in once time in year through Civil Service Exam.So you must attend in CSAT exam.

    Those candidate have completed graduation from recognized university with any discipline are eligible for IAS exam.There is no marks criteria.


    But your age should be in between
    21 to 30 years old.Age relaxation is provide for SC/ST/OBC category as per govt rule.

    For General category candidate,age should be between 21 to 30 years

    For OBC category candidates age should be between 21 to 33 years
    For SC/ST category candidates age should be between 21 to 35 years.

    The maximum attempts for SC/ST candidate is Unlimited. For OBC candidate it is 7 years and for general candidate it will be 5 years.


    Also you must be in citizen in India.


    PATTEN FOR IAS EXAM:-

    Paper I
    ~ Current events of national and international importance
    ~ History of India and Indian National Movement
    ~ Indian and World Geography
    ~ Indian Polity and Governance
    ~ Economic and Social Development
    ~ General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change
    ~ General Science

    Paper II

    ~ Comprehension
    ~ Interpersonal skills including communication skills
    ~ Logical reasoning and analytical ability
    ~ Decision making and problem solving
    ~ General mental ability
    ~ Basic numeracy
    ~ Data interpretation
    ~ English Language Comprehension skills

    OPTIONAL SUBJECT FOR IAS EXAM:-


    You are from electrical background so you can choose one subject for Electrical engineering and other subject from any Arts stream.




    I have attached the syllabus for IAS exam so please check it out.

    For more details about IAS exam click on the link
    www.upsc.gov.in
  • 31st March 2012 11:48 PM
    VEENAMBRUTHA

    Re: What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    What is the syllabus for IAS exam?
    please say fast.
    To become IAS officer you have to Write Civil Service Exam conducted by UPSC every year.

    In Civil services Exam there are two stages.
    1. Prelms
    2. Mains.


    Those who clear the Prelims Exam, then He/She will be able to write Mains.



    SYLLABUS OF IAS EXAM:
    Preliminary examinations
    There are two papers
    a) General studies
    b) Optional subject

    Part A - UPSC Preliminary Examination - Optional Subjects
    1. General Studies
    2. Agriculture
    3. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    4. Botany
    5. Chemistry
    6. Civil Engineering
    7. Commerce
    8. Economics
    9. Electrical Engineering
    10. Geography
    11. Geology
    12. Indian History
    13. Law
    14. Mathematics
    15. Mechanical Engineering
    16. Medical Science
    17. Philosophy
    18. Physics
    19. Political Science
    20. Psychology
    21. Public Administration
    22. Sociology
    23. Statistics
    24. Zoology

    Part B - UPSC Main Examination - Optional Subjects
    1. General Studies
    2. Agriculture
    3. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    4. Botany
    5. Chemistry
    6. Civil Engineering
    7. Commerce
    8. Economics
    9. Electrical Engineering
    10. Geography
    11. Geology
    12. Indian History
    13. Law
    14. Mathematics
    15. Mechanical Engineering
    16. Medical Science
    17. Philosophy
    18. Physics
    19. Political Science
    20. Psychology
    21. Public Administration
    22. Sociology
    23. Statistics
    24. Zoology
    25. Anthropology
    26. Arabic
    27. Assamese
    28. Bengali
    29. Chinese
    30. English
    31. German
    32. Gujarati
    33. Hindi
    34. Kannada
    35. Kashmiri
    36. Konkani
    37. Malayalam
    38. Manipuri
    39. Marathi
    40. Nepali
    41. Oriya
    42. Pali
    43. Persian
    44. Punjabi
    45. Russian
    46. Sanskrit
    47. Sindhi
    48. Tamil
    49. Telugu
    50. Urdu
    51. Management

    See the website for complete details : www.upsc.gov.in


    good luck !!!
  • 9th February 2012 03:00 PM
    Unregistered

    What is the syllabus for IAS exam?

    What is the syllabus for IAS exam?
    please say fast.

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