Candidates who are going to appear in IAS Exam 2016 conducted by the UPSC they are required to check the IAS Syllabus and Paper Pattern for Prelims / Mains Exam. Here, on this page, we are providing the complete IAS Syllabus 2016 for Preliminary and Mains exam for your convenience.
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In this section, we are giving the IAS Syllabus 2016 for Preliminary exam and main exam.
Preliminary Exam Paper 1
- History of India and Indian national movement
- Indian and world geography
- Current events of national and international importance
- Indian politics and governance
- Economic and social development Ecology
- General science
Preliminary Exam Paper 2
- Interpersonal skills including communication skills
- Logical reasoning and analytical ability
- Basic numeracy
- English language comprehension skills
IAS optional paper for mains exam
- General Studies
- Public Administration
- Medical science
- Electrical Engineering
- Commerce & Accountancy
IAS Exam Pattern
In this section, we are giving the Exam pattern of IAS. Candidates make your schedule and strategy according to this.
IAS exam is conducted in three parts.
- Preliminary exam (written)
- Main exam (written and interview)
This exam will consist two papers of objective types in which the questions will be multiple choices. Exam will be of 400 marks.
It will consist of written exams and interview. Written exam will contain 9 papers of conventional essays and then according to the marks that have been obtained by the contenders in written examination and interview for personality test will be counted for ranking.
Candidates who qualify both Preliminary and main exam will be called for final interview.
The table gives the complete details of IAS exam pattern.
|Preliminary Exam||Paper 1: General Studies|
|Paper 2: Aptitude Skills|
|Main Examination||Paper 1: One of the Indian languages chosen from the prescribed list|
|Paper 2: English|
|Paper 3: Essay|
|Paper 4: Optional subject 1|
|Paper 5: Optional subject 1|
|Paper 6: Optional subject 2|
|Paper 7: Optional subject 2|
|Paper 8: Optional subject 1|
|Paper 9: Optional subject 2|
IAS is abbreviated as Indian Administrative Service exam, which is one of the toughest exams conducted by the union public service commission. IAS is the one of the highest designation offered by the Government of India. So, candidates who want to become an IAS must check the IAS Syllabus 2016 and exam pattern to crack the exam easily.
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