Civil Services Examination is into a new orbit now. A lot of talented and highly qualified candidates are eyeing this space and making new moves to prepare for it within short period and many of them are making it possible while continuing their jobs even.
This is nothing new, many candidates have made such move in past successfully and have achieved success with higher ranks.
It is all about planning and doing homework before you commence your preparation. This starts with the selection of optional subjects understanding the overlap with other optional subject and even General Studies.
This gives control over time management – the most crucial factor in CSE preparation. If you plan your preparation strategy, you get a lot of time, and if you manage it well, you can effectively prepare for this examination.
Why you go far, success of Nitika Pawar (AIR 18, CSE 2011) is living example who started preparation for CSE few month prior to notification, took set of optional subjects which were totally new to her; still she accomplished her goal in the first attempt itself.
No doubt, many a times there is a role of coaching institutes who spell the magic and make it possible to cover the complete syllabus in 3-4 months time. Besides, you get a lot of insights about what and how to read, how to understand the question and make you learn how to write good answers.
It is not as difficult as it seems. When others can do why can’t you? You need to believe in your abilities, keep on making focused hard work, have patience, and you will be able to handle it.