According to Syllabus or Examination Pattern 2018 of Civil Services, topics, total marks, total time and other major specifications are same for all considerable posts of Administrative Services like Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Administrative Service [IAS], Indian Police Service [IPS] and Indian Revenue Service [IRS] etc. Whereas, knowing in-depth about UPSC Question Paper 2018 or UPSC Civil Services syllabus 2018 is a part of Preparation for prelims and mains examinations. According to UPSC Civil Services Examination Pattern, Mains written exams includes a total of nine papers. Two of them are qualifying papers while remaining seven gives candidates proper marks out of 1750 for rankings.
UPSC Civil Services Syllabus 2018
The second stage or Mains Examination by UPSC for civil services includes zoology, statistics, sociology, public administration, psychology, political science and international relations, physics, philosophy, medical science, mechanical engineering, mathematics, management, law, Indian history, geology, electrical engineering, economics, commerce and accountancy, civil engineering, chemistry, botany, anthropology, animal husbandry and veterinary science and culture as a part of written exam pattern and UPSC Civil Services syllabus 2018. Only for prelims and mains qualified candidates, personality test of a total of 275 marks is organised. Through this third phase of Civil Services Selection Procedure, UPSC recruitment conducting authority thoroughly checks out the overall orientation of Civil Services or Administrative services joining volunteer.
UPSC Civil Services Exam Pattern 2018 PDF
Here, www.upsc.gov.in Test Pattern and UPSC Civil Services syllabus 2018 for Civil Services 2018 says Paper VI and Paper VII will be of 250 marks each and will be of optional subjects. Whereas, Paper 5th will be General Studies-IV (ethics, integrity, and aptitude) of total 250 marks. Similarly, 250 marks for Paper IV (General Studies III (Technology, economic development, biodiversity, environment, security and disaster management)), Paper III [General Studies II (Governance, constitution, polity, social justice, and international relations)], Paper II [General Studies I (Indian heritage and culture, history and geography of the world and society)] and Paper I which is an essay examination. While two compulsory Paper A and Paper B will be of 300 Marks – English (Qualifying) and One of the Indian language to be selected from the following for literature – Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu and English.
CSE – Civil Services 2018 Prelims/ Mains Syllabus PDF Download
From Toppers and other UPSC experts, its a must advise for appearing volunteers to have a thorough revision of UPSC Civil Services Syllabus 2018 and Written Exam Pattern. Prelims test for Civil Services includes two papers – General Studies Paper – I and General Studies Paper – II of 200 marks each. Syllabus the starting step for the preparations and thus plays a major role in clearing the examination. All the candidates can download the syllabus using the page’s accessibility.
All the aspirants should remain in touch with us so that they can get every knowledge about the Civil Services syllabus. Still, there are no changes in the syllabus but may be there as still the civil services notification 2018 has not been out. The notification will be live there from 7th of February which contains all the necessary information regarding the examination and syllabus.