UPSC Prelims Syllabus 2022 for Paper 1 & 2 - Download PDF here
UPSC Prelims Syllabus 2022 - Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) mentions the UPSC prelims 2022 syllabus in the official IAS notification. Candidates preparing for UPSC IAS exam must check the syllabus of UPSC prelims 2022. With the help of the UPSC IAS exam syllabus , candidates can make an effective preparation strategy for the IAS 2022 exam.
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Applicants can also check important topics and chapters from where the questions are asked in the UPSC IAS prelims exam. Along with the UPSC CSE 2022 syllabus, candidates can also check previous year UPSC question papers 2021 for their preparations. UPSC prelims syllabus 2022 pdf comprises topics asked in GS paper 1 and GS paper 2. Applicants can also download UPSC prelims syllabus in Hindi here. UPSC IAS 2021 prelims exam is to be conducted on June 5, 2022 in offline mode. For more details about UPSC prelims syllabus, candidates can check the article given below.
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UPSC Prelims Syllabus for Paper 1 & 2
General Studies Paper 1
CSAT Paper 2
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UPSC IAS Exam Pattern 2022
Union Public Service Commission released the IAS exam pattern in the official UPSC CSE 2022 notification. Along with the exam pattern, candidates must also check the UPSC prelims syllabus for their preparations. With the help of UPSC 2022 prelims syllabus, candidates can make their preparation strategy to score good in the exam. For more details, candidates can check the tale below.
IAS Prelims Exam Pattern
Number of questions
GS Paper (Prelims Paper 1)
CSAT Paper (Prelims Paper 2)
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UPSC Prelims Exam Pattern 2022 - Important Points
Paper-II of the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%.
The questions will be of multiple choice, objective type in both papers
It is compulsory to appear for both UPSC IAS prelims GS papers.
UPSC Prelims Preparation Tips 2022
Make UPSC IAS study plan to cover all the syllabus in time.
Go through UPSC IAS prelims syllabus thoroughly before stating preparations
Check IAS prelims exam pattern and previous year exam pattern.
Practice previous year IAS question papers for effective preparations
Study from best books for UPSC IAS 2022
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UPSC Prelims Syllabus 2022 for Paper 1 & 2 - Download PDF here
Question: What is the selection process of IAS 2022?
The IAS selection process 2022 comprises prelims exam, mains exam and personal interview.
Question: What are the details required to download the admit card of IAS 2022?
Candidates can download UPSC IAS admit card through their registration number and date of birth.
Question: How will UPSC result 2022be released?
The UPSC IAS result 20221 will be released in PDF having details of all the qualified candidates.
Question: Can I challenge the UPSC IAS answer key?
No, candidates are not allowed to challenge UPSC IAS answer key 2022.
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Questions related to UPSC Civil Services Exam
I was born on 26 September 2002. Am i eligible to give UPSC Civil services exam in 2023 ?
No, you are not eligible for UPSC 2023 with your mentioned date of birth .
This is because,
To be eligible ,you need to be at least 21 years old as on 1st August of the year of appearing for UPSC examination i. e 1st August 2023 in case of UPSC 2023 but you fail to fulfil this as you will be 21 years old on 26th September 2023 with your date birth i. e after 1st August 2023 and thus not eligible for UPSC 2023
You will become eligible in 2024 i. e for UPSC 2024
For reference, UPSC eligibility criteria is provided below:-
*******You must have a bachelor's degree in any, discipline from a recognised university.
*******Minimum age limit :- you need to be at least 21 years old to be eligible as on 1st of August of the year of filling the form.
*******Maximum age limit :- 32 years , also there's 3 year relaxation on upper age limit for obc and of 5 years for sc/st category.
********Attempt limit:- The maximum of times one can appear in UPSC is given below category wise :-
General/ EWS - 6
OBC or General PwD - 9
SC/ ST - No limit , can appear till upper age limit .
For detailed information related to UPSC eligibility criteria , you can visit our page at
To help you further,
UPSC Examination pattern is given below:-
Your UPSC civil services examination consists of three stages
*******prelims exam :- it is objective paper and is of qualifying nature , so you just need to at least qualify it to be eligible for mains examination, the score /marks obtained by you in your prelims examination is not added up or used in your final merit. Your prelims exam consist of 2 papers: -
-) general studies 1
-) general studies II ( csat )
You get 2 hours for each paper
*******Mains exam. :- it is descriptive /written examination . There are a total of 9 papers which are listed below:-
-) compulsory indian language.
-) general studies I
-) general studies II
-) general studies III
-) general studies IV
-) optional I
-) optional II
The compulsory indian language and english are qualifying in nature .
*******Interview :- After qualifying mains, you have to go through interview round, and it is more of test of your personality rather than knowledge.
For detail examination pattern check out :- https://competition.careers360.com/articles/upsc-ias-exam-pattern
can we become IAS after choosing bio maths
Hello Aspirant ,
Yes , You can be an IAS officer after choosing PCMB (physics chemistry mathematics and biology) in your class 11 and 12 , it does not matter what stream you choose you can be an IAS officer if you clear UPSC CSE exam with a very good rank (less than 90 for a general student ).
Other eligibility criteria are
- Your age should be between 21 to 32 if you are general student .
- You need graduation degree from any stream from a government recognized college
Hope this helps.
What is the procedure to get admission in JMI for IAS coaching? Can I get some details regarding my query!!
Students who are interested in preparation of IAS can apply to jmi for IAS coaching which is only for minority students sc/st category and women.there is only 150 seats available for free coaching.
To get admission in the coaching candidates need to clear entrance exam conducted in 10 centers namely, Delhi, Jammu, Srinagar, Lucknow, Guwahati, Bengaluru, Patna, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Malappuram. candidates must complete graduation to pursue free IAS coaching.
Candidates get training for prelims and mains including interview it also provides mocks,essay writing.
Hostel accommodation is given to candidates.hope you get your answer...
If you pursue your career as IAS after MBBS, what advantages will you get with the mbbs degree as an IAS? Will you still be still be able to work as a doctor or your main job will be IAS and you will just use your doctors degree for charity?
See many MBBS professionals are working as IAS officers. The main advantage in this are as an IAS you will be more sensitive to the Hospital Facilties, you will be able to judge about the disputes that may occur in Hospital structures more than any other field graduates. Also as you are a doctor and as you have a lot of interactions with the patients, so your people skills will be better and will have kindness in it, which comes inbuild a quality. So this are some of the advantages which you will get. Also when you are posted to as a Secretary then you will have better chances to go for the Health Departments.
And yeah! If you are a registered doctor and if you want to work as a Doctor for Charity then you can obviously do that without any doubt.
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I hope this answer helps. All the very best for your future endeavors!
what is the fee structure in sarat chandra ias academy in Hyderabad for degree+civils coaching as per 2021? also is there any girls hostel in this academy? Then plzz tell me tution+hostel fee ??
Sarat chandra is a prestigious institution providing guidance and courses in IAS exams.it has well experienced faculty members for teaching,easy eye catching notes which is understandable by students which helps in convenience in preparation.weekly test is organised to evaluate. IAS and IPS visits for guest lecture in the Institute.
It offers degree+coaching an integrated 3 years course in history Economics and Pol Science and its fees is 78000 per year and it dont provide hostel facility.seats available in the course is 60.
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