The scope of the UPSC Syllabus for Optional Subjects i.e. Papers VI and VII of Civil Services IAS Mains Exam is broadly of honours degree level i.e. a level higher than the bachelors’ degree and lower than the masters’ degree. In the case of Engineering, Medical Science and Law, the level corresponds to the bachelors’ degree.
The UPSC Syllabus of the optional subjects included in the scheme of Civil Services (Main) Examination are as follows.
Book list for UPSC Mains Optional Subject
|Agriculture||Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science|
|Commerce and Accountancy||Economics|
|Physics||Political Science and International Relations|