UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam has Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science as one of the Optional Subjects with 2 papers (Optional Paper I and Paper II). IAS Exam has three stages- Preliminary, Mains and Interview. After clearing Prelims, candidates appear for Mains exam which has nine subjective papers including two papers of Optional Subject.
In this article candidates can read the UPSC Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science syllabus and also download it for UPSC Mains exam.
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.
The right Strategy For Animal Husbandry Syllabus is given in the linked article.
UPSC Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Optional Syllabus
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:
IAS aspirants targeting UPSC 2020 may check the linked article.
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.
For details on similar optional subjects syllabus, check the linked article.
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