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Select the Best Optional Subjects for IAS Exam

Know how to select the right optional subjects, test pattern and tips for IAS exam

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Course Highlights

  • Enroll free and download the study material in this IAS Mains course.
  • Covers students from Engineering, Science, Commerce and Arts
  • Highly experienced online tutor, author of popular articles and posts
  • Learn which subjects to choose as optionals for IAS

About the Course

Language of Instruction: English

Course Description



  • Should you select public administration because everyone else is choosing it?
  • If you are from an engineering background, which optionals subjects for IAS exams are best for you?
  • Is it true that selecting unpopular optionals subjects helps with IAS success?
  • Why do so many people prefer geography, sociology and psychology in IAS exams?
  • Should you attempt the paper in English, Hindi or your own language?
  • Are you knowing the IAS exam test pattern?
  • Don’t you need any special tips to crack IAS exam?


Confused about which optional subjects would work the best for you in IAS exams? Then, gain clarity with expert guidance.


Your whole score and result would depend on just one decision : what optionals subjects for IAS exams you selected. Don’t start your IAS exam preparation without consulting IAS Kracker. Also, knowing the test pattern and special tips for IAS exam will give you an extra edge. Here are some pointers:


  • Most engineering students choose Geography as its a technical and scientific subject, and better suited to their mentality
  • Public administration has a limited and defined syllabus - enabling you to score higher
  • Almost all IAS toppers in recent past chose at least one unpopular optional subject - are you covered?


Tips like these are covered in fortnightly classes and PowerPoint presentations created by by IAS Kracker. Enroll now to gain clarity and take an informed choice to prepare for IAS exam.


Select the best optional subjects for IAS Exam course package :


  • 01 Live Interactive Online Class for a batch of 10 students [on demand]
  • 01 recorded video
  • 01 interactive mind map
  • 02 recorded classes
  • 06 PDF's on selecting best optionals subjects for IAS exams


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About the Instructor

IAS Kracker
Nagpur, India

I am the author of the hugely popular blog for IAS aspirants which contains many tips and resources for IAS exam preparation. This course extends the IAS Kracker vision by creating a focused course for Preliminary exam so you eliminate chance and get time tested tips, notes and guidance for cracking the Prelims.


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28 days 12 hours 23 minutes ago

Harpreet Dhillon

Respected Sir / Mam
Instead of doing 12th class,,I've completed my 3 years diploma in fashion design after 10th and now I am pursuing my graduation in same field ( B.Sc fashion design ) . Am I eligible for UPSC and PCS examination after completing my graduation ?

Which subjects should I select ?

93 days 21 hours 13 minutes ago

Vineetha Kr

Hi I completed Degree BSc Computer Science and MBA inHR, Please help me to select optional subject for IAS

99 days 22 hours 41 minutes ago


iam studying 12th icoose my e.c.e it is help full to civils examsssssssssss

167 days 18 hours 36 minutes ago

Priya Yadav

Im from be ece i decided to take ias course so which optional subject is best to choose

202 days 18 hours 16 minutes ago

Herman Ghuliani


258 days 19 hours 50 minutes ago


I am in 12th I am little confused to choose which degree that suit me for ias and I am in commerce stream wait fr ur suggestion

308 days 1 hours 48 minutes ago


i am a student of BCA .i want to know to preapare for IAS exam and whoch subject is gud for me..

478 days 21 hours 10 minutes ago

Mounika Vemula

Hello Sir,
I've completed my Technology),plz guide me which subject is best to crack civils,im interested in computers.

500 days 38 minutes ago

Krishna Chandra Mishra

My son is in Class 10 and he has to select subjects for intermediate classes. He wants to go for commerce stream. Is it a good stream for IAS. Should i ask him to take humanities. your suggestion pl

728 days 22 hours 45 minutes ago

Rajnish Kumar Are

my qualification is biotechnolgy pls furnish information that to taake which optional subject

787 days 14 hours 46 minutes ago

G Deepa

i want to take IAS coaching,But i have little bit confusion,wich is best optional subject i want educational qualification is MBA.please guide me which is best

805 days 13 hours 12 minutes ago

Prince Mazhar

i completed my 10 now and which subject is best for ias studies

835 days 21 hours 10 minutes ago

Vibha Goswami

hello I read your blog n I want your help in selecting my course for under gradu. degree , presently I have given my 12th exams and need some guidance for selecting my ug course which will help me in future in upsc exams .

860 days 20 hours 51 minutes ago