Sociology is one popular optional subject among upsc Civil Services aspirants .
Subject matter of sociology deals with society , various social institutions and social processes.
Short and concise syllbus,that can be covered in 3 nd half month with some optimum amount of input also makes this particular optional popular among upsc aspirants.
In paper one there are 10 units that deals with general sociological concepts while in paper two there are 3 parts that deals with Indian society .
Nature of questions if u go through previous years question papers u will find questions are direct in first paper and also to a large extent in second paper .