How should we prepare notes, smartly, for UPSC?

Note making is an integral part of the Civil Services Exam preparation. But the question remains, to what extent must an aspirant prepare notes to achieve maximum benefits without wasting time. You must be aware that by note making, you are effectively having a good revision but at the same time the time invested in […]

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What are some writing hacks to fetch more marks in UPSC Mains examination?

The Mains exam is a writing marathon, in my opinion. Spanning over a total of 27 hours and nine papers, one must be mentally active and at the same time make sure that each answer you write has some elements that will give you the best score possible. Remember, even the topper is awarded around […]

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I am 24 years old and have spent three years in a job. Is it too late to prepare for IAS?

“This is my belief: that through difficulties and problems, God gives us the opportunity to grow. So, when your hopes and dreams and goals are dashed, search among the wreckage, you may find a golden opportunity hidden in the ruins.” ― Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Dreaming to become a civil servant is a noble dream. […]

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What are some writing hacks to fetch more marks in UPSC Mains examination?

The Mains exam is a writing marathon, in my opinion. Spanning over a total of 27 hours and nine papers, one must be mentally active and at the same time make sure that each answer you write has some elements that will give you the best score possible. Remember, even the topper is awarded around […]

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What are the things you should never mention or say in the UPSC interview?

The Interview is the final stage of the Civil Service Examination. Unlike the other stages, here, the duration of your Interview will usually be for around 20 to 30 minutes. If you have gone through the notification released by the UPSC for the Civil Services Exam, you can see that this Interview is slightly different […]

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Why is it so that a person who does five years of UPSC preparation is not selected, but some people clear UPSC in 1 year?

Civil Service is an Exam designed to test your analytical, reading/writing proficiency, reasoning, mental ability skills. The interesting fact to be presented is that many times, aspirants cannot clear the exam, even if they were toppers in their school/college. Some say that those who got the bare minimum pass marks in their college/school can’t crack […]

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