UPSC CSAT 2019 Syllabus

Exam Date : 3rd June 2019
Result Date : 15th July 2019

UPSC CSAT 2019 Syllabus

  • The syllabus for UPSC CSAT 2019 is as follows and candidates are advised to refer to the information below to gain a proper idea of the exam and the question paper.

Syllabus for CSAT Preliminary Paper-I:

  • Current events of national and international importance.

  • History of India and Indian National Movement.

  • Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.

  • Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.

  • Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc.

  • General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change

  • General Science.

Syllabus for CSAT Preliminary Exam Paper-II:

  • Comprehension

  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills;

  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability

  • Decision-making and Problem-solving skills

  • General mental ability

  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. - Class X level)

Discussion Forum



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Syllabus for UPSC CSAT 2017

what are the papers appearing for preliminary exam 1&2

Asked By: Jagdish Acharaya,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Syllabus for CSAT Preliminary Exams, Paper-I:

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
  • Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc.
  • General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change
  • General Science 

Syllabus for CSAT Preliminary Exams, Paper-II:

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision-making and Problem-solving skills
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. - Class X level)

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CSAT 2017 prescribed syllabus

What is the prescribed syllabus for the CSAT exam?

Asked By: Ramita Vashisht,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

You can refer to the official website for the CSAT syllabus.


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UPSC CSAT 2017 main topics for Paper 1

What are the main topics for Paper 1?

Asked By: Agnes Royan,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The main topics for Paper 1 is as below:

  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography
  • Indian Polity and Governance
  • Economic and Social Development
  • General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change
  • General Science 
  • Current events of national and international importance

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CSAT portion under Indian Policy and Governance

What are the topics for Indian Policy and Governance topic in CSAT exam paper 1?

Asked By: Yogesh,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Some of the topics for Indian Policy and Governance are:

  • Constitution
  • Political System
  • Panchayati Raj
  • Public Policy
  • Rights Issues etc.

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CSAT syllabus

How many papers does CSAT exam have?

Asked By: Durvesh,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

CSAT consist of two papers. Paper 1 contains 100 questions whereas Paper 2 contains 80.


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CSAT syllabus

What are the syllabus for CSAT prelims paper 2?

Asked By: yogesh,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The syllabus for CSAT paper 2 are as follows:

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision-making and Problem-solving skills
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. - Class X level)

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Syllabus for CSAT exam paper I

What are the syllabus cover for CSAT preliminary exams Paper I?

Asked By: Deep Sahu,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The syllabus for CSAT exam Paper I are as follow:

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
  • Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc.
  • General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change.
  • General Science.

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Syllabus for UPSC exam

What is the syllabus of the examination for UPSC?

Asked By: Sonia V,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Paper I – (200 marks) 2 hrs (General Studies)

• Current events of national and international importance

• History of India and Indian National Movement

• Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.

• Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.

• Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.

• General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialisation

• General Science.

Paper II – (200 marks) 2 hrs (CSAT – Civil Services Aptitude Test)

• Comprehension

• Interpersonal skills including communication skills;

• Logical reasoning and analytical ability

• Decision-making and problem-solving

• General mental ability

• Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. -Class X level)

• English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level)

• Questions relating to English Language Comprehension skills of Class X level (will be tested through passages from English language only without providing Hindi translation thereof in the question paper)

• The questions will be objective in nature; Multiple choice questions

The Syllabus of GS (Main) and Main Optional subjects is available in the Syllabus section



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