UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam has Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science as one of the Optional Subjects with 2 papers (Paper I and Paper II). Paper I covers topics related to animal nutrition, physiology, reproduction, livestock production & management, genetics & animal breeding. Paper II of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science covers topics related to anatomy, pharmacology, hygiene, animal diseases, veterinary public health, milk products & technology related to it, meat hygiene & technology related to it.
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Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science is one of the specialised subjects in the syllabus for optionals. Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science as an optional syllabus is a choice among UPSC aspirants with a background in the dairy/meat business, medicine and those who are veterinary doctors themselves. The precise nature of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science syllabus of UPSC means the possibility of scoring well is very high. This increases the overall score of the UPSC aspirant increasing their chances of selection.
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UPSC Civil Service Mains – Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Optional Syllabus, Paper -I
Each paper is of 250 marks with a total of 500 marks. UPSC has provided a detailed syllabus for both paper-I and paper-II.
UPSC Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Optional Syllabus For Paper I:
UPSC Civil Service Mains – Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Optional Syllabus, Paper II:
IAS aspirants should note that while Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science for UPSC can potentially be a very high scoring choice, preparation should be thorough to be able to score well in this paper. Also, candidates should solve more questions from previous years’ UPSC question papers as well as from mock tests to be able to crack the UPSC Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science exam.
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