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Optional subject plays a vital role in UPSC exam , altogether these optional subjects are consisting of 500 marks in the total of 1750 marks in the subjective paper and hence making it of higher chances to score. As this section is dependent on your choice and hence choosing the right subject in order to maximize your score out of 500 marks and hence resulting in an increase in the overall marks of the subjective examination. Which make it equally important to choose your optional subject wisely.

If you select good and scoring subject as your optional subject you can get as many marks you want and make it to merit list and can reduce your pressure of interview for some Marks. As a UPSC perspective you show them that you are good and have knowledge plus analytical skill in atleast one subject. So it's very strategic and important role of optional subject in UPSC exam.

UPSC Optional Subjects – Complete List

This is the complete list of UPSC Optional subjects for civil services main examination. You have to opt for any one subject.

  1. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
  2. Agriculture
  3. Anthropology
  4. Botany
  5. Chemistry
  6. Civil Engineering
  7. Commerce and Accountancy
  8. Economics
  9. Electrical Engineering
  10. Geography
  11. Geology
  12. History
  13. Law
  14. Management
  15. Mathematics
  16. Mechanical Engineering
  17. Medical Science
  18. Philosophy
  19. Physics
  20. Political Science and International Relations
  21. Psychology
  22. Public Administration
  23. Sociology
  24. Statistics
  25. Zoology
  26. Literature of anyone the following language: Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santhali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, English.
Optional Subjects and its Fee Structute available in  EG Classes