Geology Optional Syllabus

UPSC Geology Syllabus 2020

The Geology subject is offered as an optional paper in the UPSC Mains Exam. It consists of two papers, each carrying 250 marks, totaling 500 marks. The syllabus focuses on understanding basic concepts and applying knowledge to sustainable development and disaster management.
It covers topics such as general geology, remote sensing, geomorphology, stratigraphy, mining, economic geology, and their application in the mentioned fields. UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam includes nine papers, including two optional papers. For more information about the recruitment process, candidates can refer to the latest UPSC Notification.

UPSC Mains Geology Paper 1 Syllabus

UPSC Mains Geology Paper 2 Syllabus

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