Best Coaching in India
for Anthropology

Sapiens IAS has emerged as a "Thought Leader" in Anthropology Optional. Our highly structured course, seasoned faculty, thought provoking discussions and extraordinary padeogogical tools have been instrumental in producing IAS Toppers year after year. Join us for sure shot scuccess in Anthropology Optional

Offline Anthropology Batch
from 5th July 2024

The batch for Anthropology optional shall commence from 5th July 2024.


Shradwati Chaudhary

RANK 1, 2009 West Bengal PCS, 174/200 Marks in Anthropology

Alok Ranjan Ghosh

RANK 10, IAS EXAM 2018, 414 marks in Zoology


RANK 13 UPPSC 2018, 316/400 marks in Anthropology


RANK 2, Himachal Pradesh PCS

Rameez Rashid Bhatt

RANK 5, Jammu and Kashmir PCS 480 marks in Anthropology




RANK 40, IAS EXAM, 389 Marks in Anthropology

Ashirwad Kumar

RANK 35, IAS EXAM, 313 Marks in Anthropology


RANK 41, IAS EXAM, 327 Marks in Anthropology





Nipun Aggarwal

Rank 197, CIVIL SERVICES EXAM 329 Marks in Anthropology

Why Sapiens IAS
for Anthropology?

Our highly structured courses for Anthropology Optional Courses have transformed the lives of many successful aspirants. Our rich experience in Civil Services Exam will help you to qualify the exam with flying colours.

Seasoned Faculty

Under the guidenace of Pradip Sarkar we have persistently produced IAS toppers and top scorers in Anthropology year after year.

Finest Study Material

Our study material is well researched and organized. It is regularly updated by our experts. It acts as a valuable assest to score high.

Imbibing Critical Thinking

Once you inculcate the habit of critical thinking in the subject matter, the high score is guaranteed. We focus to imbibe this from day one.

Indepth Coverage

Every topic mentioned in the syllaybus is covered in depth in the thought provoking lectures. Regular doubt clearing sessions are held to improve learning outcomes

Tests to Gauge Performance

Regular tests on exact UPSC pattern are the integral part of the course. These tests are followed by model answers and personalized feedback.

High Success Rate

Many top scorers in Anthropolgy and IAS toppers have banked exclusively on Sapiens IAS and the guidance of Pradip Sir. You too can bank upon us!

Score 300+ in

Top Priority Conceptual Clarity

All the concepts shall be discussed in a lucid manner

Student Centric Learning Approach

Long Term Strategy Inculcate Critical Thinking

Thought provoking discussions and padeogogy

To tackle any type of question in Exam

Rigorous Revisions Improving Writing Skills

Methodology to Score 300+ in IAS Mains

Regular Practice Tests with Detailed Feedback

Effort Optimization Structured Learning

Stratification of syllabus in micro modules

Learn efficiently

Umbrella Solution World Class Study Material

Updated study material based on new syllabus

No need to refer to multiple books and notes

Predefined Schedule Time lines are Sacrosanct

Classes to be delivered as per the planner

On time completion of syllabus

Proactive Support Academic and Technical

Our team is always happy to help you

Bank on us!

Deep Links Conecting with other GS Subjects

Connecting with GS Paper 1, Paper 2 and Paper 3

Holistic Understading of Subject

Anthropology Course Planner

The syllabus of Anthropology for the UPSC Exam is scientificially sub-divided to maximize the learning outcomes. Classes are held as per the pre-defined scheduled plan. 100% coverage of syllabus in a meticulous manner is ensured.

Paper and Section Topics Number of Classes
Paper I, Section A Unit 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3: Basis of socio-cultural Anthropology 5-6 Classes
Paper I, Section A Unit 2 to 5: Socio-cultural Institutions 14-15 Classes
Paper I, Section A Unit 6: Anthropological Theories 9-10 Classes
Paper I, Section A Unit 7 and 8: Communication and Languages, Research and Methods 4-5 Classes
Paper I, Section B Basis of Biological Anthropology along with Unit 1.7 of Section A 5-6 Classes
Paper I, Section B Organic Evolution, Primatology and Paleo-Anthropology along with Unit 1.4, 1.5 and 1.6 of Section A. 10-11 Classes
Paper I, Section B Human genetics, Variations, Adaptations, Applied Physical Anthropology and Reproductive Biology etc. 18-20 Classes
Paper II, Section A Archeology: Unit 1.8 of Paper I and Unit 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3 of Paper II 7-8 Classes
Paper II, Section A Indian Society (Unit 2, 3, 4 and 5) 10-11 Classes
Paper II, Section B Tribal India (Unit 6,7,8 and 9) 10-11 Classes

Learn from India's best faculty

A renowned academician and an alumnus of prestigious Presidency College, Kolkata. One of the few mentors who himself has faced four IAS interviews (Personality Test by UPSC). A passionate and goal oriented mentor who has been the tourchbearer for various IAS Toppers and successful aspirants.

Mr. Pradip Sarkar

Courses Offered for
Anthropology Optional

We understand that rote learning and shallow prepration of the Optional subject do not pay rich dividends in IAS main exam. Sapiens IAS has curated high quality immersive mentoring and e-learning programs for aspirants of Civil Services Examinations by leveraging the best digital technologies available.

Classroom Course

Batches are regularly announced for Anthropolgy Optional mentored by Pradip Sarkar. The venue for these batches is karol bagh, Delhi.

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Interactive Online Course

Online Courses are also offered for Anthropology Optional. The content, faculty and subject matter is exactly the same as in the Classroom programs..

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Anthropology Test Series

The anthropology test series is conducted both online and offline. You can take these tests at the institute or you can take them online from your home.

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