APSC Mains – General Studies ( Geography ) Study Materials & Notes

APSC Mains GS paper’s Geography section Study Materials & Notes


Physical Geography

Interior of the Earth

Geomorphic Processes and Earth Movements



Exogenic Forces

Erosion and Deposition

Landforms – Mountains, Plateaus, and Plains

Movements of ocean water – Waves, Tides and Ocean Currents

Soils of India – Classification and Characteristics

Soil Degradation and Soil Conservation

Earth’s Atmosphere – Composition and Structure

Earth’s Insolation and Heat Balance

Geographical Indication (GI) Tags

UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in India

Distribution of major industries – location significance

Gadgil Report and Kasturirangan Report on Western Ghats


Environment Notes

Important Environmental Movements in India

Most Prominent Environmentalists of India

Biosphere Reserves of India

Ramsar sites (Wetlands of International Importance) & List of Indian sites

India State of Forest Report 2017 – Highlights & Summary

State of Forest Report 2015 – Highlights

Elephant Census 2017 Highlight & State of Elephants in India

Gadgil Report and Kasturirangan Report on Western Ghats


Geography of Assam

Geography of Assam

Physical Geography of Assam – Wikipedia

Biodiversity of Assam – Wikipedia

Human Geography of Assam – Wikipedia



APSC mains 2018 test series GS & Optional Paper