List of Indian Government Ministries, Departments & Other Agencies for UPSC Exam – Part VI

The list of Indian government ministries, departments and other agencies/organisations continues in this article.

Ministry of Tourism

Ministry of Urban Development

  • Central Public Works Department
  • Directorate of Printing
  • Directorate of Estates
  • Land & Development Office
  • Town & Country Planning Organisation
  • Delhi Development Authority
  • National Capital Region Planning Board
  • National Institute of Urban Affairs
  • Department of Publication

Ministry of Tribal Affairs

  • National Commission for Scheduled Tribes

Ministry of Water Resources

  • National Institute of Hydrology

Ministry of Women and Child Development

  • National Commission for Protection of Child Rights

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

  • Department of Sports
  • Sports Authority of India
  • National Sports Federation
  • Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
  • All India Boxing Association
  • Wrestling Federation of India
  • Indian Olympic Association
  • Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
  • All India Chess Federation
  • All India Tennis Association
  • All India Football Federation
  • All India Carrom Federation
  • Badminton Association of India
  • Ball Badminton Federation of India
  • Indian Body Builders Federation
  • Amateur Baseball Federation of India
  • Bridge Federation of India
  • Equestrian Federation of India
  • Cycling Federation of India
  • Hockey India
  • Volleyball Federation of India
  • Table Tennis Federation of India
  • Indian Weightlifting Federation
  • Billiards & Snookers Federation of India
  • Indian Powerlifting Federation
  • Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India
  • Kho-Kho Federation of India
  • Yachting Association of India
  • Basketball Federation of India
  • Netball Federation of India
  • Wushu Association of India
  • Jump Rope Federation of India
  • Paralympic Committee of India
  • Judo Federation of India
  • National Rifle Association of India
  • Services Sports Control Board
  • National Anti-Doping Agency
  • Swimming Federation of India

Independent Departments

  • Department of Space
    • National Remote Sensing Centre
    • Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
  • Department of Atomic Energy
    • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
    • Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology
    • Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
    • Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre
    • Nuclear Fuel Complex
    • Atomic Minerals Division

Independent Agencies/Bodies

  • Election Commission of India
  • Central Information Commission
  • Central Vigilance Commission
  • National Commission for Women
  • National Human Rights Commission
  • National Commission on Population
  • National Commission for Minorities
  • Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser
  • Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
  • Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC)


Example question from UPSC Prelims 2009:

Q) Under the administration of which one of the following is the Department of Atomic Energy?

a) Prime Minister’s Office
b) Cabinet Secretariat
c) Ministry of Power
d) Ministry of Science and Technology

Answer: a

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List of Indian Government Ministries, Departments & Other Agencies for UPSC Exam – Part VII


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