Indian Polity through Mindmaps

This mindmap course helps you in learning or revising Indian polity concepts 10X faster and better!

Who is this course for
  • UPSC, State PSC, and other competitive exam aspirants who have this subject in their syllabus
  • General readers who wish to learn this subject in a short amount of time

Features of this course
  • In-depth but easy to learn/revise through interactive & hierarchical mindmaps
  • Remember concepts for long-term
  • Add your own notes
  • Linkage with current affairs gives you updated info right away
  • Adhered to syllabus & previous year question patterns

Referred Sources
General Studies
  • Polity – Laxmikanth, DD Basu, Internet.
  • Economy – Ramesh Singh, Internet.
  • Art & Culture – Spectrum, Internet.
  • Geography – NIOS, NCERT, Internet.
  • Environment – NIOS, Shankar, Internet.
  • Ancient India – R.S. Sharma (old NCERT), Internet.
  • Medieval India – Satish Chandra, Internet.
  • Modern India – Bipan Chandra, Internet.
  • Post-independent India – Bipan Chandra, Internet.
  • World History – Tamil Nadu Board book, Internet.
  • International Relations – Internet.
  • Ethics – Lexicon, Internet.
  • Indian Society & Social Justice – NCERT, Internet.
  • Internal Security – News & research papers.
  • Disaster – News & research papers.
  • Governance – Internet.
  • Science & Technology – News sources.

Political Science (Optional)
  • IGNOU MA Notes
  • Political Theory by O P Gauba
  • Global Politics by Andrew Heywoods
  • VP Verma – Modern Indian political thoughts
  • etc

Anthropology (Optional)

Paper 1:

  • Physical Anthropology – P Nath
  • Anthropology Simplified- Vivek Bhasme
  • Anthropology – Ember and Ember
  • epg pathashala
  • ignou M.A Anthropology


  • ignou M.A Anthropology
  • epg pathashala
  • January 2014 edition of Yojana- Tribal and Marginalized Communities
  • The Tribal Culture of India – LP Vidyarthi
  • Tribal India – Nadeem Hasnain
  • Indian Anthropology -Nadeem Hasnain
  • Anthropology Simplified – Vivek Bhasme

Geography (Optional)
  1. Savindra Singh’s Geomorphology
  2. Savindra Singh’s Physical Geography
  3. Savindra Singh’s Climatology
  4. Savindra Singh’s Oceanography
  5. D.R khullar
  6. Majid Hussain
  7. Geographical thought by R. D Dikshit
  8. Internet

Sociology (Optional)
  • Haralambos and Holborn (blue & orange )
  • IGNOU Material
  • Seeing sociology in everyday life by J.J.Macionis
  • Sociological theory – George Ritzer
  • Oxford Dictionary of Sociology
  • Research papers from the internet

Public Adminstration (Optional)

Booklist for Paper 1:

  • Mohit Bhattacharya: New Horizon of public administration
  • Administrative Thinkers by Prasad & Prasad
  • Comparative public administration: R.K Arora
  • Public administration by M. Laxmikanth
  • Public administration paper 1 by RB Aribam

Booklist for Paper – 2:

  • Indian public administration by Ramesh K Arora & Rajni Goyal
  • Public administration paper 2 by RB Aribam
  • Government reports (2nd ARC, Punchi Commission reports, NITI aayog recommendations )
  • Newspapers editorials



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Course Includes

  • 32 Modules
  • 14 Submodules
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Mohanappriya (@mohanappriya-ravi)
2 years ago

Ias express has made easy approach to remember static portion

shweta mishra
shweta mishra
2 years ago

do you have environment mind map…..meaning all the national parks, sanctuaries, reserved forest, all international binding and non binding treaties, protocols, conventions, agreements?

Srilakshmicr (@srilakshmi-cr)
2 years ago
Reply to  shweta mishra

Easy to remember

vikram (@vikramgosavi)
2 years ago

is Laxmikant covered at least 80% in this mindmaps sir ?

2 years ago

is static portion are only in mind map or in brief like current articles (mind map+ brief ).
I have read article on sardar Patel in Nov18 magazine it is very good .in history portion have u covered every personality with different dimensions like sardar Patel .

Rahul Kumar
Rahul Kumar
2 years ago

I want to join but only mind map part plz tell me how I can plzzzzzz sir

Trishaank (@trishaankkumargmail-com)
1 year ago

add constitution schedules list

Anvita (@anvita-g1)
1 year ago

Can you please separate contents of central government and state government.

mm (@mmadamm2019gmail-com)
1 year ago

Respected Ias express team,

The initiative is extremely helpful for my preparation and I like the way I can connect with the subject with the help of these initiatives…..

I would like to request you for an update .. I.e., the examples and important Supreme Court verdicts are missing in polity that is for articles related to fundamental rights in the constitution, please look into the request and I hope ur favour ,,,

Thank you ?

INTELS (@intelseducation19gmail-com)
1 year ago

Yes it is really useful. I need explanation for AKA

GURUWENDRA (@guruwendra1350gmail-com)
1 year ago

Sir, please update no. Of judges in supreme court 33+1 not 30+1

C RAJASHEKER (@rajasheker)
1 year ago

hi sir
how can we find out new mindmaps
pl reply sir

Krishan (@atwal27gmail-com)
1 year ago

Hello Sir,
Hope you are doing well,
Pls do mind map on Rept of people Act

Subhashis (@ias)
1 year ago

What is the full form of W. O??

Sumit (@sumitsharma)
1 year ago


1 year ago

Really it’s cover 80% of book

Deepak singh bisht
Deepak singh bisht (@deepaksinghbisht)
1 year ago

Best in class material. Very easy to remember and memorize things.

Thank u

Santosh sir

akashkumar (@akashkumar01122)
1 year ago

If i prepare All the mind map this is enough to clear pre and mains?

Nawab (@nawabjohn11)
1 year ago

can i make a print of these mindmaps?

Sumit (@sumit-sirpaulgmail-com)
1 year ago

What is Ex ? in Polity

Sangita (@sangitasolanki)
1 year ago

For 6 month mind map. Is we get current affair of one year. How because validity is only for 6 month..plz tell. I want to be member.

Sangita (@sangitasolanki)
1 year ago
Reply to  Santhosh Kumar

Can we download these mind map. And use after expire.??

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