List Of Optional Subjects

Candidates need to choose only one optional subject for civil services main (written examination) out of list given below. It consists of two papers out of nine papers  in mains written examination. It is of prime importance, since optional subject have a huge weightage in this examination.

List of optional subjects for Main Examination:

  •  Agriculture
  •  Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
  •  Anthropology
  •  Botany
  •  Chemistry
  •  Civil  Engineering
  •  Commerce and Accountancy
  •  Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geography
  •  Geology
  •  History
  •  Law
  •  Management
  • Mathematics
  •  Mechanical Engineering
  •  Medical Sciences
  • Philosophy
  •  Physics
  • Political Science and International Relations
  •  Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • Literature of any one of the following Languages:

Assamese, Bengali, Bode, Dogri,Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri,Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit,Santhali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu and English