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Fee:  Rs. 29000/- incl. taxes

Mode : Online & Offline

Starts from : 12th Nov 2020

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Watch Anthropology Orientation Session Here:

 

Anthropology is the science of human Kind. It studies all aspect of Human beings- Social-cultural-Biological aspects of Humans. The Anthropology syllabus of UPSC mains can be simplified as following-

Social-Cultural Anthropology

      • Study various institutions- observe, study the variation, classify, and build theory
      • Contribution of anthropologists
      • Methods used to study society

 

Cultural and Biological evolution

Cultural evolution

        • Paleolithic
        • Mesolithic
        • Neolithic
        • Chalcolithic
        • Copper bronze age
        • Iron age

Biological Evolution

        • Theories- Darwin theory
        • Study of primates
        • Stages:
          • Australopithecines
          • Homo erecturs
          • Neanderthal
          • Homo sapiens
        • Cultural and Biological evolution in relation to India

Biological anthropology

        • Variation in Human
        • Genetic studies
        • Mendelian genetics- Inheritance of characters
        • Chromosomal abnormalities in Humans
        • Race and racism
        • Ecological anthropology
        • Epidemiological anthropology
        • Growth and development
        • Fertility study
        • Demographic theories
        • Applied anthropology

Indian culture and society

        • Demography of Indian population
        • Nature of Indian traditional society
        • Caste system
        • Some theories related to them
        • Impact of other religion on Indian society
        • Indian anthropology and anthropologists
        • Indian village studies
        • Minorities
        • Social change
        • Exploitation of marginalized section

Tribal India

        • Classification
        • Problems of tribal India
        • Forest policy
        • Administration of tribal areas
        • Social change among tribes
        • Contribution of anthropologist

For Detailed Syllabus- Refer www.upsc.gov.in 

 

Why anthropology is one of the best optional in the UPSC mains?

  1. Short syllabus- can be completed in 3-4 months
  2. Gives enough time to prepare GS
  3. Anyone can master the subject- 1st Rank and 3rd Rank (2017) 2ND Rank (2018), 3rd & 4th Rank (2019) Engineering background
  4. Repeated topics
  5. Stick to syllabus
  6. Consistency in scoring- reliable
  7. Less competition
  8. Very interesting
  9. Overlapping with GS- Society, Social issues, Tribal issues, Governance, Essay and Ethics

 

Our Programme (November to February/March)

SECTION DURATION (2.5 hours)

 

SOCIO-CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY

 

15 classes

 

THEORIST

 

15 classes

 

INDIAN ANTHROPOLOGY

 

10 classes

 

TRIBAL INDIA

 

10 classes

 

EVOLUTION- PHYSICAL AND CULTURAL EVOLUTION

 

12 classes

 

BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY

 

18 classes

 

Class test after every Section

 

About Faculty:

Dr Arjun Bopanna  (MBBS from KIMS Bangalore)

International Athlete

Anthropology teaching experience – 7+ years

Author of Biological Anthropology For UPSC

2 UPSC interviews

Selected as Assistant commandant (CRPF) and also state services .

 

Fee:  29000/- incl. taxes

Mode : Online & Offline

Starts from : 12th Nov 2020

 

CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE