Anthropology is a social science not a biological science like history, Sociology, Economics & Political science which is one of the popular optional subjects in UPSC/IAS/PSC exam. Anthropology is the study of man in totality including studying all kinds of societies and culture such as tribal and modern societies-their socio-culture institutions viz. marriage, family, kinship, economic institution, political system and belief pattern such as religion and magic. Anthropology also deals with prehistoric and modern societies i.e. socio-cultural evolution.
ZOOLOGY is a biological science, dealing with animal kingdom scientifically. It is one of the popular optional subjects in upsc/pcs exam. which is highly scoring among science optional. Zoology is the study of animals in a holistic manner. It studies position of species of animals in the animal kingdom, their roles and behaviors’ in ecosystem. How they are organized from molecular to higher level i.e. at the level of organ system, and how they evolved over the ages. The ultimate goal in zoology is to appreciate evolution and diversity in the animal kingdom.
Anthropology Optional test series is a popular and successful program which is conducted regularly offline and online by PRADIP SARKAR at SAPIENS IAS coaching institute. It has the following features: