Chemistry Optional Syllabus

UPSC Chemistry syllabus 

The UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam offers Chemistry as an optional subject consisting of two papers, each carrying 250 marks. The syllabus is designed for candidates with a background in Chemistry at the graduate level. It covers topics such as atomic structure, states of matter, and various types of reactions.
The optional papers contribute to a total of 500 marks, alongside other subjective essay papers in the exam. While there is some overlap with the Physics syllabus, this subject is particularly suitable for individuals working in fields like chemistry, chemical engineering, medicine, and HAZMAT specialization.

UPSC Mains Chemistry Paper 1 Syllabus

UPSC Mains Chemistry Paper 2 Syllabus

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