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While studying for UPSC, should one subject be done at one go or should subjects be combined and studied?

Every student is different, and hence it cannot be said with certainty that the same technique/ rule would apply to all. I have seen many students who use their own method to study, which have resulted in success for that student. The bottom line is that, as an aspirant, you ...
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How should I mentally prepare myself for IAS?

UPSC Civil Service exam is an exam conducted to recruit civil servants for various posts like IAS, IPS, IRS, etc. These services are not only coveted but also essential elements for building the nation. Hence, UPSC selects the cream of the crop aspirants for these various posts. To achieve this, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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