This question in itself is an interesting one. There are a bunch of tales circulating out there regarding the life of an UPSC aspirant, especially about the toppers. Please keep in mind that truth is often different. When someone says that an UPSC aspirant has to study 16 hours a day to crack this exam […]Read More
If you decide to take the UPSC Civil Services Exam after three years, you have sufficient time to prepare for it thoroughly. And this should start with cementing your basics. UPSC asks questions that test your basic understanding of a topic rather than memorizing facts. This is applicable for Prelims as well as Mains. Hence, […]Read More
Your dream of becoming a civil servant is admirable, as you are now ready to dedicate your life to our nation. As every dream requires inevitable sacrifices, the path to becoming a civil servant is not without them, as you might know already. I want to emphasize that you have to be careful in managing […]Read More
Civil Service Aptitude Test or CSAT is a qualifying paper needed to clear the civil services Prelims stage, along with the GS paper. Unlike the GS paper, CSAT has a fixed cut-off, and the marks obtained in the CSAT will not be taken into consideration for the final result as long as you have secured […]Read More
The Civil Services Mains examination is a subjective type exam consisting of 9 papers and overall writing of 27 hours. Of these, two are of qualifying nature- The Compulsory Indian Language paper (Paper A) and the English paper (Paper B). Here, each question will be provided with fixed spaces accordingly. Since the nature of questions […]Read More
The UPSC Civil services prelims 2021 is just 1.5 months away, and may I cement the fact that this period is the most important in your preparation. Hence, I request every aspirant out there to give their maximum effort during this time and reap the benefits. I will share some tips and tricks to improve […]Read More
The Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one such exam that can completely change your life and at the same time absolve all of your past academic blackmarks. I would always tell my students that becoming a civil servant is a calling. The country needs strong-minded individuals who will use their knowledge and morality to help […]Read More
Are there any dark shadows for UPSC exam in future? Will UPSC conduct CSE exam every year? As the number of vacancies are decreasing year by year, will UPSC prefer to conduct CSE exam for every 2 years?
The Civil services examination (CSE) is one of the most coveted exams that the UPSC conducts. The prestige of cracking it, along with the enormous power and responsibility that accompanies a civil servant, is known to the UPSC. Hence, it is made sure that the exam is conducted with utmost importance and sincerity to keep […]Read More
How do I prepare for the UPSC CSE Prelims 2021 when I still have a few portions left to cover in 2 months?
The UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2021 is just two months away. In my opinion, this period is the most valuable time in cracking the highly competitive Prelims exam. Before I explain how to use these two months effectively, please keep in mind that the syllabus of Prelims is quite vast, and there will always be […]Read More
As I started my UPSC preparation before one month but unable to read Laxmikant it really demotivates me , what should I do? What is the effective way to read Laxmikant for UPSC?
The journey of 1000 miles starts with a single step. Hence, it takes time and effort to complete this journey without losing hope. Every aspirant who cleared the Civil Services Examination had to study various textbooks while often getting stuck at different places. Polity is one subject that is very important for the Civil Services, […]Read More