General Studies Main Exam

Main Exam (Written)


What is the correct strategy to prepare General Studies ?

On Sunday 22nd April 2018  

Preparation for Civil Services Examination revolves around General Studies; be it Preliminary Examination or Main, General Studies importance can't be ignored.

As such, UPSC is in inventive mode and it is clearly visible in the quality of questions being asked in the examination.

While preparing for General Studies, the coverage of contemporary issues has made newspaper reading a must. Be it Prelims or Main examination, you cannot undermine the value of current events and contemporary developments.


Last Update Monday 23rd April 2018

23-04-2018
Can we have a single source with which General Studies preparation can be done?

On Saturday 18th January 2014  

When candidates commence preparation, the first question that strikes their mind is about the books and study-material and the search begins for a single source for preparation that can serve the purpose.


Last Update Tuesday 5th July 2016

05-07-2016
General Studies Preparation: Your observation, analyzing and interpretation skills are at test

On Tuesday 17th March 2015  

No doubt right now your eyes should be glued to Preliminary Examination but looking beyond immediate objectives, the right step is to look at Mains cum Prelims preparation.


Last Update Monday 4th July 2016

04-07-2016
Understand the value of all Papers of General Studies

On Thursday 28th November 2013  In the new-format for Main Examination with the changes in domain of General Studies, it gets the might it deserved. While framing the new syllabus, UPSC has gone a step ahead and come out with highly structured syllabus defining it in detail. Some of the topics in General Studies syllabus are new; but, major portion is facets that are newly re-defined. Yes, GS Paper IV is new addition.
Last Update Sunday 29th December 2013

29-12-2013
General Studies has got the maximum influence!

On Thursday 7th March 2013  With 4 papers and 1000 marks assigned to General Studies in new format of Civil Services (Main) Examination, it has the maximum weightage in total written examination marks.
Last Update Thursday 7th March 2013

07-03-2013