Yes, I can!

Yes, I can!

Best wishes to all appearing in Main Examination 2012

On Friday 5th October 2012  The real battle begins October 5, 2012 as Civil Service (Main) Examination commence with General Studies paper. 21-day schedule will come to an end on October 26.
Last Update Friday 5th October 2012

Hindi Medium Result CSE 2011: Highest ranks with Hindi medium

On Saturday 30th June 2012  We are not sure that how many successes are there with Hindi Medium as UPSC does not divulge such information; however, we have searched out a few successes among top 200 ranks which will surely motivate you.
Last Update Saturday 30th June 2012

Highest rank in UPSC in Hindi medium 2010

On Sunday 11th December 2011  Among toppers with Hindi Medium this year Shiv Sahay Awasthi (AIR 34, CSE 2010) is the Hindi topper.
Last Update Sunday 11th December 2011

Career in Civil Services: Life is full of opportunities ... here’s one for you!

On Sunday 5th June 2011  You have strong desire for the ‘IAS’ title attached to your name, it is you who has to work hard to fulfill your aspirations.
Last Update Sunday 5th June 2011

Are you up to the challenge?

On Friday 7th January 2011  This examination is for optimists, who dream big achieve success. Every year common students amongst you makes their dreams come true and hundreds of such success stories are written.
Last Update Friday 7th January 2011

Journey from Academics to Career in Civil Services

On Friday 1st January 2010  A large number of youngsters fill form just for the sake of pleasing some near ones, some look at it as above their standard; some leave it even after filling form if they are not satisfied with preparation level, to save one attempt.
Last Update Friday 1st January 2010

Hit the bull’s eye in the very first attempt

On Thursday 11th June 2009  Look at the result of CSE 2010, out of top 25 candidates, as many as 8 candidates achieved success in the very first encounter with this examination.
Last Update Thursday 11th June 2009

Sometimes you need little help to clear suspicion about success in Civil Services Examination

On Saturday 18th March 2017  

Everyone talks about setting career dreams early in life and making efforts to realize these.

But, usually as it happen, in the beginning or may be in the midst of preparation, many candidates surround themselves with some doubts about success. To overcome such situations, one need little help to clear suspicion about success. 

For budding Civil Services Examination aspirant, to make their endeavor meaningful, some useful insights came from Tina Dabi (AIR 1; CSE 2015) who acknowledged that her mother charted her success path and helped her undertake few steps that made her capable to realize her dreams.

Last Update Saturday 18th March 2017

At what stage, should one start preparing seriously about Civil Services Examination?

On Wednesday 25th March 2015  

The aim is achieving success and that requires you to deliver your best performance. It is up to you to decide when you wish to appear in examination and how much time you will take to reach the level this examination requires.

Last Update Thursday 26th March 2015

IAS Preparation – How well have you defined your goal?

On Friday 13th December 2013  

‘Mother of all Exams’ as it is called; Civil Services Examination is in league of its own. With gradual changes introduced in 2011 at Preliminary Examination level and in 2013 new format for Main Examination has forced the candidates to adopt a fresh approach for preparation.

Last Update Monday 16th March 2015

A beginner’s guide to new scheme for Civil Services Examination 2013

On Wednesday 27th March 2013  UPSC has moved on some expected lines as some large-scale changes have come; but, had to retreat a little by removing newly-added ‘English’ paper and some other finer points relating to medium of writing examination and taking literature of languages as optional subjects etc.
Last Update Wednesday 27th March 2013

Civil Services Examination: Childhood dream deserves serious attempt

On Thursday 24th May 2012  In the society we live in, almost grow up with dream to become IAS. Even, every parent wishes to see their kids to be successful in life and want to see them become IAS officers when they grow.
Last Update Thursday 24th May 2012

Preparation-Plan requires a rational assessment about your seriousness towards ultimate goal

On Sunday 8th January 2012  If you have plans to appear in CSE 2012, you have limited days in your hand and a reverse counting of days left will remind you about the challenge.
Last Update Sunday 8th January 2012

Add new dimensions to your preparations

On Friday 23rd December 2011  Once you prepare yourself in a nice way, you will have all the time before examination to do some intelligent guesswork and reap the benefit.
Last Update Friday 23rd December 2011

New Dynamism in Civil Services

On Sunday 24th April 2011  UPSC conducts ‘Civil Services Examination’ every year to select and recommend meritorious, open, approachable and professionally oriented candidates who can voice their opinion and are quick to respond thus would be able to do justice with the evolving requirements of new-age Civil Servants.
Last Update Sunday 24th April 2011

CS Main Examination result: Diverse Outcome; Different Goals

On Wednesday 7th March 2018  

Civil Services Examination is not a small competition and success and failure a part of it; still chances of success are low whereas majority of candidates face an outcome that is undesirable. Only a few hundred out of lakhs of candidates are able to reach the last stage of examination -Interview.

For those, who are not able to find their names in the list of candidates called for interview, it is a new beginning.

Last Update Wednesday 7th March 2018

While commencing IAS 2018 Preparation, It is time to speak up to yourself

On Saturday 25th March 2017  

If you don’t speak your mind and converse with yourself by putting some essential questions while commencing preparation for Civil Services Examination, you will find it difficult to manage preparation for such a fierce competition.

Civil Services Examination is a big challenge that will test your mettle; so, be acquainted with the exam-plan and intricacies its preparation involves, what will keep you moving in right direction and once successful, opportunities it offers.

The moment you do this exercise, you will initiate a process that has power to transform you life.

Last Update Friday 2nd March 2018

Civil Services Examination:Be Organized To Face A Major Life Event

On Monday 9th December 2013  

In the beginning itself, you should understand the exam related requirements and the significance each stage has in the exam-plan. Ploy for preparation should be shaped carefully with an aim to crack first Preliminary Examination then, outstanding performance in Main Examination that brightens your prospects.

Last Update Tuesday 5th July 2016

Civil Services Examination: It is difficult and scene on the whole doesn’t seem manageable?

On Friday 1st April 2016  

Preparation for Civil Services Examination is vast and demanding. But, that does not mean you should be afraid of something that is conquered by many youngsters like you every year. You have to show courage and indulge in earnest preparation that meets the examiners’ expectations.

Last Update Friday 1st April 2016

How Much Academic Brilliance Helps in Tackling Civil Service Examination?

On Thursday 9th April 2015  

It is an open competitive examination and the spur in number of vacancies/aspirants in recent years has intensified the contest. Your academic brilliance can help you in managing study-plan; but, you need explicit knowledge and skills to be successful in Civil Services Examination.

Last Update Friday 26th February 2016

IAS Preparation: "Work smarter, not harder"

On Friday 4th May 2012  Many candidates talk about this strategy for Civil Services Examination but, the way UPSC is bringing surprises at all levels, it would be difficult to tackle the questions you face in the examination.
Last Update Friday 10th January 2014

Enrich the preparation level to encounter it fearlessly

On Friday 23rd December 2011  Based on previous year’s trends, explore and evaluate what are the evolving issues apart from the syllabus on which questions are being asked.
Last Update Friday 23rd December 2011

Choices all the way: Check it out

On Sunday 17th April 2011  It is one of the toughest examinations but to choose the suitable candidates for Civil Services, even UPSC gives freedom to make a lot of choices here and let you design your way to Civil Services following the same.
Last Update Sunday 17th April 2011

Preparation Strategies for Civil Services Examination that reflect the trends

On Saturday 9th July 2016  

Civil Services Examination preparation is difficult and candidates are keen to know what worked for the successful candidates in the recent examination.

As I keep talking to some of the top rankers and successful candidates in Civil Services Examination, I have gathered some useful information that can be of some help to you.

Last Update Friday 2nd March 2018

Everyone dreams to be ‘IAS’; but, how many ruminate and slog for it

On Sunday 19th March 2017  

Why did Tina Dabi (AIR 1) emerged as topper in Civil Services Examination 2015, even though she may not have the best skills and great experience as it was her first encounter with this examination.

More than talent and knowledge, it as her outlook and positive attitude that chalked out her success.

Last Update Sunday 19th March 2017

While Preparing for IAS, Multi-tasking is going to be the name of game

On Thursday 9th April 2015  

For any candidate, decision to appear in Civil Service Examination is big as it involves long preparation-plan that requires capability, courage and commitment. A scientific approach, well thought-out planning, right strategy for complete preparation and a well laid out action-plan takes you step-by-step towards your goal.

Last Update Saturday 11th April 2015

Secret of Success in Civil Services Examination

On Tuesday 19th June 2012  It is a very tough examination. Very difficult to crack hence many candidates give it a pass even without trying. As far as process of exam is concerned, it evaluates overall knowledge and personality of the aspirants. Every year hundreds of common aspirants like you come and make career in ‘Civil Services’.
Last Update Tuesday 19th June 2012

CSE 2011 Result show improved performance from female candidates.

On Thursday 24th May 2012  The efforts of UPSC to encourage participation of female candidates in Civil Services Examination are bearing fruit and now, female candidates are garnering a big share in the pie.
Last Update Thursday 24th May 2012

CSE 2011 Result: a wider distribution across India among top 25

On Wednesday 23rd May 2012  The myth that candidates from particular states/cities are only able to make it to top has been broken. A glance at profile of top 25 reveals that this time there is a wider distribution many of them are the alumnus of the premier educational institutions.
Last Update Wednesday 23rd May 2012

Civil Services Examination: Success in first attempt

On Thursday 17th May 2012  The recent result of CSE 2011 reveals that there are as many as 6 candidates among top 25 who are recommended for selection in their first attempt.
Last Update Thursday 17th May 2012

Result CSE 2011: Pleasure for some, for others it may be a learning platform

On Saturday 5th May 2012  The result for CSE 2011 brings fortune for many. The candidates, who have performed well and lived up to UPSC’s expectations, have found a place in the merit-list.
Last Update Saturday 5th May 2012


On Saturday 24th December 2011  While optimistic and full of passion lakhs of fresh candidates come every year to try their fortune by appearing in CSE to make a career in Civil Services; only a small section of them understand the whole examination structure and its requirements.
Last Update Saturday 24th December 2011

Passion for perfection

On Sunday 7th August 2011  If Career in civil Services is a passion for you, consider the Civil Services Examination as a medium that can help you materialize your craze.
Last Update Sunday 7th August 2011

You are special, of course!

On Monday 18th April 2011  Not everyone is blessed to have all the facilities but, as people say those who dream to achieve big, accomplish big things even with limited resources.
Last Update Monday 18th April 2011