Syllabus for IEcoS: General Studies

The standard of papers in General English and General Studies will be such as may be expected of a graduate of an Indian University.

The standard of papers in the other subjects will be that of the Master's degree examination of an Indian University in the relevant disciplines. The candidates will be expected to illustrate theory by facts, and to analyse problems with the help of theory. They will be expected to be particularly conversant with Indian problems in the field of Economic/Statistics.

General Studies

General Knowledge including knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject. The paper will also include questions on Indian Polity including the political system and the Constitution of India, History of India and Geography of a nature which the candidate should be able to answer without special study.

Discussions & Questions

  • How and from were I should start what should be the strategy and planning I made to clear this exam? ( - on )

    1 Answer

    Please refer the booklist section and preparation tips given on this page for Indian Economic Services, also past papers will give you an idea in what direction to start the preparation.

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