UPSC CMS Syllabus – Combined Medical Services

UPSC CMS Syllabus for eligible and interested candidates those who wanted to apply for the Combined Medical Services is given here in detail. Candidate may check the UPSC CMS Syllabus and prepare accordingly.

UPSC CMS Syllabus

Detailed UPSC CMS Syllabus is given in paper (i) and paper (ii)

UPSC CMS Syllabus of Paper-I

(a) General Ability (i) Indian Society, Heritage & Culture, Polity, Economy, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes; (ii) Natural Resources, their distribution, exploitation, conservation and related issues; (iii) Basic concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy; (iv) Impact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society; (v) Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors; (vi) Natural and man made disasters and their management; (vii) Food adulteration, Food processing, food distribution, food storage and their relevance to public health; (viii) Recent trends in Science and Technology.

(b) General Medicine (General Medicine including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Psychiatry) (i) Cardiology (ii) Respiratory diseases (iii) Gastro-intestinal (iv) Genito-Urinary (v) Neurology (vi) Hematology (vii) Endocrinology (viii) Metabolic disorders (ix) Infections/Communicable Diseases a) Virus b) Rickets c) Bacterial d) Spirochetal e) Protozoan f) Metazoan g) Fungus (x) Nutrition/Growth (xi) Diseases of the skin (Dermatology) (xii) Musculoskelatal System (xiii) Psychiatry (xiv) General

(c) Paediatrics

UPSC CMS Syllabus of Paper – II

(a) Surgery (Surgery including ENT, Ophthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics)

  • I General Surgery i) Wounds ii) Infections iii) Tumours iv) Lymphatic v) Blood vessels vi) Cysts/sinuses vii) Head and neck viii) Breast ix) Alimentary tract a) Oesophagus b) Stomach c) Intestines d) Anus e) Developmental x) Liver, Bile, Pancreas xi) Spleen xii) Peritoneum xiii) Abdominal wall xiv) Abdominal injuries
  • II Urological Surgery
  • III Neuro Surgery
  • IV Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T.
  • V Thoracic surgery
  • VI Orthopedic surgery
  • VII Ophthalmology
  • VIII Anesthesiology
  • IX Traumatology


I OBSTETRICS i) Ante-natal conditions ii) Intra-natal conditions iii) Post-natal conditions iv) Management of normal labours or complicated labour

II GYNAECOLOGY i) Questions on applied anatomy ii) Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization iii) Questions on infections in genital tract iv) Questions on neoplasma in the genital tract v) Questions on displacement of the uterus

III FAMILY PLANNING i) Conventional contraceptives ii) U.D. and oral pills iii) Operative procedure, sterilization and organization of programmes in the urban and rural surroundings iv) Medical Termination of Pregnancy


  • I Social and Community Medicine
  • II Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine
  • III Health Administration and Planning IV General Epidemiology
  • V Demography and Health Statistics
  • VI Communicable Diseases
  • VII Environmental Health
  • VIII Nutrition and Health
  • IX Non-communicable diseases
  • X Occupational Health
  • XI Genetics and Health
  • XII International Health
  • XIII Medical Sociology and Health Education
  • XIV Maternal and Child Health
  • XV National Programmes

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