Preparation for Civil Services Examination

Some useful information relating to Civil Services Examination conducted every year by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) that will prove to be helpful while formulating your preparation strategy.


Prioritize Your Needs for an Effective IAS Preparation Strategy

On Friday 1st May 2015  

For Civil Services Examination preparation, there is no specific plan which can be termed universal.

It differs from person to person depending upon their level of preparation, the familiarity with the optional subject you pick, kind of study material and books you are exposed to.


Last Update Sunday 4th December 2016

04-12-2016
Civil Services Examination 2016: Confront the realities

On Tuesday 5th July 2016  

With number of vacancies going up in recent years, certainly opportunities are increasing; but, the competition is rising with more and more talented and professional, higher degree holders have career in Civil Services as their new found love.


Last Update Tuesday 5th July 2016

05-07-2016
CIVIL SERVICES (PRELIMINARY) EXAMINATION 2015 to be held on August 23, 2015

On Wednesday 10th September 2014  

The calendar for Civil Services Examination 2015 is out. Candidates planning to appear in Civil Services Examination 2015 are clear about the schedule for next year as the Preliminary Examination 2015 would be held on August 23, 2015.


Last Update Sunday 5th April 2015

05-04-2015
Civil Services Examination 2015 - Plan of Examination

On Sunday 5th April 2015  

The notification for Civil Services Examination 2015 reveals the plan of examination for Preliminary as well as Main Examination and the first stage of the examination, Prelims is scheduled to be staged on August 23, 2015.


Last Update Saturday 23rd May 2015

23-05-2015
Preliminary Examination - Suggested Book-List

On Wednesday 11th December 2013  

A list of some useful books for Preliminary Examination Paper 1 and 2 is given for your consideration.


Last Update Monday 26th January 2015

26-01-2015
Main Examination - Suggested Book-List

On Wednesday 11th December 2013  A list of some useful books for General Studies and some of the Optional Subjects for Main Examination is given for your consideration.
Last Update Saturday 18th January 2014

18-01-2014
IAS Preparation: Make sure that your preparation is going in the right direction

On Sunday 15th March 2015  

The challenge to appear in Civil Services Examination is taken by most of the aspirants – a mix of both conscious, discerning as well as many of those who are ignorant about the exam-requirements.

Most of the candidates with competence within, find it easy to handle Civil Services Examination preparation effectively.

For candidate unaware of intricacies involved (particularly fresher) it is little difficult initially; but, not impossible to understand UPSC’s intent.


Last Update Sunday 4th December 2016

04-12-2016
Civil Services Examination: Plans & Strategies for beginners

On Sunday 15th March 2015  

Enough has been said and discussed regarding the ‘Civil Services Examination’. Still, among beginners there is uncertainty that in which manner they should start and plan for this long journey. Similarly, others preparing for next or may be last attempt, search is on for some useful insights that can enliven the prospects.


Last Update Sunday 18th October 2015

18-10-2015