By: UPSC | August 04, 2017

The IAS  Main test is to test  the intellectual level  of an IAS aspirant. It is intended to evaluate the overall intellectual traits and depth of understanding of IAS candidates. This is why the most appropriate IAS Mains Optional needs to be selected before beginning preparation.


UPSC offers a long list of 48 optional subjects for IAS aspirants of civil services exams. It is believed that IAS candidates select optional subjects from subjects they studied in their graduation. But, it is not a fact. If we check results of last few years we can easily frame that out of total successful candidates almost half are engineers. Interesting thing is that most of them opted subjects which are not from domain area , like public admin...

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