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Which is the shortest optional in UPSC?
Philosophy has the shortest syllabus out of all of the optional subjects for the UPSC examination and is the reason for it is a popular choice amongst UPSC aspirants.
Which optional paper is best for UPSC?
Medical Science. Literature. Anthropology. Public Administration. Psychology. Law. Geography. History.
Is UPSC maths optional easy?
Any good maths graduate should find the questions of an easy to medium difficulty level. Not many UPSC candidates take up this optional, so your competition is limited when compared to subjects like history or sociology.
Which optional is the easiest?
Which optional subject is easy in UPSC? Answer: Sociology, Geography, and Public Administration are easy subjects to score.
Which is the most scoring optional?
Based on the general trend, the subjects which have the potential to help you score about 330 marks in optional exams (with your immense dedication, ofcourse) are Mathematics, Anthropology, Sociology, any Literature, Public Administration and Geography.
Which optional has least syllabus?
Philosophy subject has the least syllabus of all the UPSC optional subjects. Other options like Anthropology, Sociology and Public administration are also considered to have less syllabus when compared to the rest.
Which part of UPSC is toughest?
As you would know, the UPSC Prelims is the first obstacle to your IAS dreams. This exam is taken by lakhs of Indians every year. A lot of people consider the IAS exam to be the toughest exam in India. As you can see from the table above, the success rate is the lowest for the IAS exam.
Which field students crack UPSC most?
“Engineering students crack the UPSC exam because of the practical pedagogical methods they experience in their four-year engineering studies. This provides them with a better analytical aptitude as compared to Arts graduates,” says JK Dadoo, former IAS officer who was in the services for more than 35 years.
Which optional has maximum overlap with GS?
The syllabus of Geography Optional overlaps with almost 40% of the GS syllabus.
What is success rate for optional UPSC?
It means, on an average a successful candidate scores 35%-45% of the maximum marks in GS papers, while they score 55%-65% (280-310 out of 500 marks) in the Optional Paper.