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Sociology Optional Demo Online Lecture

Sociology Optional Online Coaching from IAS Gurukul is the best source you can ever have to prepare for Sociology Optional for IAS Exam. The Online Lectures available in the course will take you to from a novice to a master in the Sociology Optional and will equip you with the tools to score brilliant marks in the Sociology Optional Exam.

What You’ll Get in Online Sociology Optional Coaching

The Online Sociology Optional Course by Mr. Pranay Aggarwal(IAS Gurukul) at Prepze will include:

a) HD Sociology Online lectures detailed classroom discussions on all topics of the Sociology Optional  UPSC syllabus.

b) Regular guidance and doubts clearing sessions for Sociology Optional with Mr. Pranay Aggarwal(IAS Gurukul) on phone, email or Whatsapp.

c) Regular answer writing practice for Sociology Optional with each question being evaluated by Mr. Pranay Aggarwal(IAS Gurukul). Evaluation will also consists of detailed feedback.

d) Regular tests covering the entire syllabus of UPSC Sociology Optional for IAS Exam.

e) Strategic discussions regarding how to attempt the Sociology Optional questions so as to maximize one’s score.

f) Scanned Class Notes with each lecture covering the entire UPSC Sociology Optional syllabus.

Reasons for Choosing Sociology Optional for IAS Exam

As Sociology is the systematic study of society.  In sociology, we will study various institutions that make up the society such as family, religion & polity and social processes like urbanization & industrialization.

Sociology Optional for IAS Exam is one of the most popular optional subjects amongst civil services aspirants. Some of the reasons for the same are:

a) No special knowledge or academic background is required for the preparation of Sociology Optional.

b) Scoring potential- Fairly high marks can be scored in Sociology Optional  papers provided proper strategy is followed.

c) Familiarity- As members of a society, we all are well aware of the subject matter of sociology i.e. society, its various institutions and processes even without having studied them academically.

d) Sociology Optional has a very concise and well defined syllabus. One can master the Sociology Optional for UPSC with dedicated 4-5 months of well guided preparation.

e) Sociology optional helps in getting better marks in the crucial UPSC IAS Mains Essay paper, Interview and social issues part of General Studies Paper 2 (GS Paper 2).

f) Sociology Optional offers Interesting subject matter- The multiplicity of viewpoints on a topic make the discipline very engaging. Sociology helps us to see the world around us in a new and refreshing manner.

Pranay Aggarwal is the Sociology faculty at IAS Gurukul. He has  mentored thousands of  IAS  aspirants,  several of  whom have been successful. He is a keen observer of the social world. He is a faculty, writer, and commentator on sociological issues. He is an academician and career guidance expert with specialization in civil services exam preparation.

Positions presently held: Pranay Aggarwal is the Vice President of International Sociological Society ( He is also the President of Indian Social Science Council (

Pranay Aggarwal is also the Convenor of the Indian Civil Services Association ( a leading think tank of retired senior bureaucrats working to make government more effective.

He is the Director at IAS Gurukul ( a leading institute for guidance and mentorship of graduate and postgraduate students preparing for civil services.

He is also the youngest recipient of the “International Jurists Award” for contributions to issues of the youth.

He has been felicitated by Dr. Kiran Bedi, LG of Puduchuerry, Mani Shankar Aiyar, Union Cabinet Minister (ex) and  TSR Subramanian, Chairman, National Committee on New Education Policy and Cabinet Secretary (ex) for guiding students towards a career in civil services.

He is a public speaker on sociological issues and issues concerning the civil services. He has been covered in the media, including CNBC, Times Now, Alive, etc.

Pranay Aggarwal brings to the Gurukul his years of experience as a teacher, mentor and friend of civil services aspirants. His excellent grasp of the subjects that he teaches and an ability to communicate with students with greatest ease make him a favourite teacher of many of his students. He understands that each student is unique and gives each student the special attention that he/ she needs and deserves.

Who can take this online Sociology Optional course?

This course is a must for all the UPSC Civil Services IAS Prelims/Mains Exam aspirants to enhance who have sociology as an optional subject in IAS Mains Exam.

Classroom Hours: 140 – 160 Hours (Approximately)

Course Validity: – 180 Days (A student will have access to the course for 180 days only)

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