UPSC-CSE | Civil Services Exam Syllabus (Mains)

UPSC-CSE | Civil Services Examination Mains Syllabus

UPSC Civil Services Exam 2020 Syllabus (CSE) Agriculture CSE Syllabus | Botany CSE Syllabus | Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science CSE Syllabus | Chemistry CSE Syllabus | Zoology CSE Syllabus | Physics CSE Syllabus | Mathematics CSE Syllabus | Geology CSE Syllabus | Law CSE Syllabus | History CSE Syllabus | Civil Engineering CSE Syllabus | … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Statistics Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Statistics Paper – I 1. Probability: Sample space and events, probability measure and probability space, random variable as a measurable function, distribution function of a random variable, discrete and continuous-type random variable, probability mass function, probability density function, vector-valued random variable, marginal and conditional distributions, stochastic independence of events and of random variables, expectation and  … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Psychology Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Psychology Paper – I [ Foundations of Psychology ] 1. Introduction: Definition of Psychology; Historical antecedents of Psychology and trends in the 21st century; Psychology and scientific methods; Psychology in relation to other social sciences and natural sciences; Application of Psychology to societal problems. 2. Methods of Psychology: Types of research: Descriptive, evaluative, diagnostic and prognostic; Methods … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Political Science & International Relations Mains Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Political Science & International Relations Mains Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 Paper – I [ Political Theory and Indian Politics ] 1. Political Theory: meaning and approaches. 2. Theories of the State: Liberal, Neoliberal, Marxist, Pluralist, Post-colonial and feminist. 3. Justice: Conceptions of justice with special reference to Rawl’s theory of justice and its … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Physics Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Paper – I: Physics Syllabus 1. (a) Mechanics of Particles: Laws of motion; conservation of energy and momentum, applications to rotating frames, centripetal and Coriolis accelerations; Motion under a central force; Conservation of angular momentum, Kepler’s laws; Fields and potentials; Gravitational field  and potential due to spherical bodies, Gauss and Poisson equations, gravitational self-energy; Two-body problem; … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Philosophy Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Philosophy Paper – I History and Problems of Philosophy: 1. Plato and Aristotle: Ideas; Substance; Form and Matter; Causation; Actuality and Potentiality. 2. Rationalism (Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz): Cartesian Method and Certain Knowledge; Substance; God; Mind-Body Dualism; Determinism and Freedom. 3. Empiricism (Locke, Berkeley, Hume): Theory of Knowledge; Substance and Qualities; Self and God; Scepticism. 4. Kant: Possibility of Synthetic … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Agriculture Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Agriculture Paper – I Ecology and its relevance to man, natural resources, their sustainable management and conservation. Physical and social environment as factors of crop distribution and production. Agro ecology; cropping pattern as indicators of environments. Environmental pollution and associated hazards to crops, animals and humans. Climate change – International conventions and global initiatives. Green house effect and global warming. Advance … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Mains Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Paper – I [ Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science ] 1. Animal Nutrition 1.1 Partitioning of food energy within the animal. Direct and indirect calorimetry. Carbon – nitrogen balance and comparative slaughter methods. Systems for expressing energy value of foods in ruminants, pigs and poultry. Energy requirements for maintenance, growth, pregnancy, lactation, egg, wool, and meat production. 1.2 Latest … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Chemistry Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Chemistry Syllabus: Paper – I 1. Atomic Structure: Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle, Schrodinger wave equation (time independent); Interpretation of wave function, particle in one-dimensional box, quantum numbers, hydrogen atom wave functions; Shapes of s, p and d orbitals. 2. Chemical Bonding: Ionic bond, characteristics of ionic compounds, lattice energy, Born-Haber cycle; covalent bond and its general … Read more

UPSC-CSE | Civil Engineering Mains Syllabus New | Paper 1 & 2 |

CSE Mains Medical Science | New Syllabus | Paper 1 & 2 |

Paper – I [Civil Engineering Syllabus] 1. Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials, and Structural Analysis: 1.1 Engineering Mechanics: Units and Dimensions, SI Units, Vectors, Concept of Force, Concept of particle and rigid body. Concurrent, Non-Concurrent and parallel forces in a plane, moment of force, free body diagram, conditions of equilibrium, Principle of virtual work, equivalent … Read more