History Notes for UPSC. Get Indian History Notes for IAS

By Saroj Singh|Updated : January 27th, 2021

Indian History Notes for UPSC IAS Exams. History is a very crucial part of UPSC IAS Syllabus and it is very essential to cover the entire portion with proper understanding to clear UPSC IAS Exam. History as a subject is very vast and consists of: Ancient Indian History; Medieval Indian History; Modern Indian History and also Art & Culture of India. 



Each year, a large number of questions are asked from Indian History as well as Art & Culture of India. To help aspirants in their journey to clear IAS Exam, we have compiled important Notes on History that will cover the entire syllabus of UPSC History. These notes have been made with the help of various sources like NCERT History books, standard books and also topics covered are in line with the UPSC previous year question papers

Indian History Notes for UPSC IAS 

Ancient India History Notes for UPSC

1.Timeline of Indian HistoryClick here
2.Indus Valley Civilization (IVC)Click here
3.Early Vedic Period (1500 BC - 1000 BC)Click here
4.Later Vedic period (1000 BC - 500 BC)Click here
5.Buddhism & JainismClick here
6.Mahajanapadas, Haryanka Dynasty, Shishunaga Dynasty, Nanda DynastyClick here
7.Maurya PeriodClick here
8.Kushana EmpireClick Here
9.Indo-Greek RuleClick Here
10.Gupta PeriodClick here

Medieval History Notes for UPSC

1.Chalukya Dynasty and Pallava DynastyClick here
2.Sangam AgeClick here
3.States in North India (Palas, Pratiharas and Rashtrakutas)Click here
4.The Rajput StatesClick here
5.Vijaynagar and Bahmani KingdomsClick here
6.Delhi Sultanate Part-1Click here
7.Delhi Sultanate Part-2Click here
8.Mughal Empire Part-1Click here
9.Mughal Empire Part-2Click here
10.Mughal Empire Part-3Click here
11.Mughal Empire Part-4Click here
12.Bhakti and Sufi MovementClick here

Modern India History Notes for UPSC

1.Advent of Europeans in IndiaClick here
2.Peasant Movements in India: Civil UprisingClick here
3.Tribal Revolts in IndiaClick here
4.Revolt of 1857Click here
5.Political & Socio-religious Organization Before INCClick here
6.Governor-General and Viceroy of IndiaClick here
7.Land Revenue SystemClick here
8.Indian National Movement (1885-1905)Click here
9.Indian National Movement (1905-1917)Click here
10.Newspapers and Journals during British IndiaClick here
11.Indian National Movement (1917-1947)Click here
12.INA and the freedom struggleClick Here
13.Mountbatten Plan(1947)Click Here
14.Indian Freedom Movement: Socio-Cultural OrganisationsClick Here
15.Education during the British PeriodClick here
16.Revolutionary Movements During British PeriodClick here
17.Development of Press during the British PeriodClick here
18.Women Participation In Indian Freedom StruggleClick Here
19.Evolution of Civil ServicesClick Here
20.Role of India in World War-1Click Here
21.Post Independence Consolidation of IndiaClick here
22.Emergency in India (1975-1977)Click Here

Art and Culture Notes for UPSC

S. No.TopicLink
1.Indian monuments and their builders (state-wise)Click here
2.Ancient Indian ArchitectureClick here
3.Mughal ArchitectureClick here
4.Architecture During Delhi SultanateClick here
5.Famous Temples in IndiaClick here
6.Classical Dances, Folk Dances and Martial ArtsClick here
7.Indian PaintingsClick here
8.Indian schools of Ancient Indian PhilosophyClick here
9.UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Sites in IndiaClick here
10.UNESCO World Heritage SitesClick here
11.GI TagClick here
12.Puppetry, Theatre Forms, Musical InstrumentClick here

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Babli Pandey

Babli PandeyJul 31, 2020

Kuch hindi me v uplabdh kraye
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Shimpu Rana

Shimpu RanaSep 11, 2020

sir kindly check notes "Indian National Movement (1885-1905)" missing
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Sahil KhanJan 29, 2021

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Sahil KhanJan 29, 2021

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Golu KumarFeb 2, 2021

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RitikaFeb 18, 2021

Geography notes Sir ???
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