Anthropology Optional Coaching in Delhi


The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Examination is one of the most coveted examinations in the country. Moreover, the Examination is held in three stages; Prelims, Mian, and Interview. In the Main exam, aspirants are given a choice to pick a subject of their choice where Anthropology is a prominent subject among 47 other subjects.
Anthropology has emerged as one of the most popular subjects for students of every stream. The optional subject of the Anthropology Syllabus for UPSC (Paper 1) comprises the meaning and scope of the subject of Anthropology. The relationship with other disciplines. The evolution of society, culture, and people. Marriage, Family, and Kinship are the chapters emphasized in the first paper’s syllabus. The economic and political organization and religion also form the core part of the syllabus.
The UPSC ( Paper 2) comprises the application of the subject of anthropology and questions about the anthropological theories about India and its society—the identity of tribes, society, and how anthropology contributes to understanding the society through its lens.


Plutus IAS is one of the best Coaching for Anthropology optional. The expert faculty Dr. Huma Hassan has a lot of experience in guiding students in their preparation. The Coaching provides a dedicated mock test series. The batch size is concise of about 40 – 50 Students. The small batch size helps in better interaction of faculty and aspirants. The test series is prepared by subject matter experts who also have a lot of experience. The Coaching also provides regular mentorship in the Mains answer writing program. The students are given regular feedback about the answer writing structure. The mentors help with relevant Current affairs according to the demand of the question paper.


Dr. Huma Hassan is one of the best faculty for Anthropology optional. She has diverse Knowledge and experience. She is the ex-faculty of Jamia University and Ph.D. & M.Phil from JNU. In addition to this, she has earned a Gold Medal from Jamia University for Sociology.
She has also qualified for the National Eligibility Test for lectureship in 2011, 2012, and 2013. She also has seven years plus of teaching experience for the Civil Services Examination. An accomplished researcher in Anthropological studies, she has been an active participant in academic conferences and workshops.


Plutus IAS puts a lot of emphasis on the online education of the aspirants. The online lectures of the faculty members are available around the clock for the aspirants.
The live lectures and recordings are available even if the students have missed their lectures. Plutus IAS also ensures a Hybrid mode of learning with all the required infrastructure. It facilitates the remote students as well as the working aspirants to attend classes online as well as in offline mode. The online and offline access to resources is available until the course is completed. In addition to this, this hybrid mode of coaching helps aspirants to take benefit of both online and offline mode of coaching.

Fee Structure:-

Fee Structure of Anthropology Optional at Plutus IAS:
Offline Fee: Rs. 60,000 (incl. GST)
Online Fee: Rs. 55,000 (incl. GST)
Hybrid Fee: Rs. 65,000 (incl. GST)


Factors Qualities of the Coaching
Batch Size 40 – 50 Students
Teaching style  Interactive, Notes Giving
Online Infrastructure  It allows unlimited access to its classes to the end of the batch.
Students Performance  Most of the students cracked the UPSC exam.
Past Feedback  Past students said that this institute provides the best study material from their best faculty members.
Offline Fees Rs. 60,000 (incl. GST)
Online Fees Rs. 55,000 (incl. GST)
Hybrid Fees Rs. 65,000 (incl. GST)
Website Plutus IAS
Address Apsara Arcade, Basement 8, Gate No. – 6, Metro Station, Karol Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110005
Phone Number 8448440231
Mode Online, Offline, & Hybrid
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FAQS of Anthropology optional

Q.Why should you choose Anthropology as an optional?

Anthropology is a middle subject between science and the study of human and their cultures. It holds great importance in the Prelims and Mains exams of the UPSC exam. If you are a science student, this subject can come very easily to you. Over the years, anthropology has become one of the most popular subjects in the UPSC CSE exam.

Q. What should be your plan of preparation regarding Anthropology?

Preparing Anthropology for UPSC CSE optional subject can take up to 5 months. One should always start by knowing the syllabus thoroughly. Reading Indian Society of NCERT books will form the basics. After this, you can move on to fundamental books like Indian Anthropology by Nadeem Hasnain, Anthropology, an optional book by Dr. Huma Hassan, etc. Simultaneously, after the completion of each chapter, you can start solving Test series and questions from PYQ. Getting these answers evaluated by the best UPSC Anthropology optional teacher can help you get better marks in your exam.

Q. How will our Anthropology optional course by Dr. Huma Hassan help you?

  • Plutus IAS offers personalized coaching to help students prepare for the UPSC exam. You can get closer to your goals with Dr. Huma Hassan’s guidance.Dr. Huma Hassan is a very famous and the best UPSC Anthropology teacher in Delhi. She is a scholar and gold medalist from the JNU. Having over 10 years of experience in coaching UPSC aspirants for the exam, she has also helped many crack the exam. In Plutus IAS, we guarantee personalized attention from our best faculty members. With small batch sizes (40-50 students), it’s easier for candidates to follow the teacher’s guidance. We will help you clear your doubts and work with you to build conceptual clarity. Our experienced mentors will provide the best guidance tailored to your individual study pattern.

Q. What materials should you refer to?

To prepare for Anthropology optional for UPSC, here is a list of materials you can refer to:

  1. Physical Anthropology by P. Nath
  2. Cultural Anthropology by N. K. Vaid
  3. Tribal India by Nadeem Hasnain
  4. Indian Anthropology by Nadeem Hasnain
  5. Anthropology Optional Book by Dr. Huma Hassan
  6. Plutus IAS Anthropology Notes and test series

Q. What are the features of our optional course?

Plutus IAS offers the most reliable optional course for the preparation of the UPSC CSE exam. In addition to providing comprehensive personal guidance from the best faculty for UPSC anthropology, the institute also offers the following services.

  1. Classroom/Offline/Hybrid classes
  2. Comprehensive Study Materials
  3. Weekly and monthly Current Affairs
  4. Personal Mentorship
  5. Test Series
  6. Answer Writing Guidance



  • Daily Live Online Interactive Classes
  • Recorded Lectures available
  • Faculty Handouts (PDF)
  • Study Material (Hard Copies)
  • Regular Tests
  • Mock Test
  • PIB Analysis
  • Personal Mentorship will be provided
  • Motivational Sessions
  • Daily eNewspaper
  • Daily Newspaper Analysis
  • Doubt Sessions
  • Weekly Current Affairs Classes
  • Regular Current Affairs (Daily, Weekly, Monthly)
  • With Revision
  • Optional Planner


  • Daily Classroom Classes
  • Pre-Recorded Lectures available
  • Faculty Handouts (PDF)
  • Study Material (Hard Copies)
  • Regular Tests
  • Mock Test
  • PIB Analysis
  • Personal Mentorship will be provided
  • Motivational Sessions
  • Daily eNewspaper
  • Daily Newspaper Analysis
  • Doubt Sessions
  • Weekly Current Affairs Classes
  • Regular Current Affairs (Daily, Weekly, Monthly)
  • With Revision
  • Optional Planner

Location Wise Mode of Availability

Location Mode Of Availablity
Delhi(Karol Bagh) Offline, Online, Hybrid
Delhi(Mukharjee Nagar) Online
Chandigarh Offline, Online, Hybrid
Jehanabad (Bihar) Offline, Online, Hybrid
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh) Offline, Online, Hybrid
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