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[UPSC-2016] Prelims/CSAT Result declared within 40 days! ~15,500 qualified for Mains against 1079 final vacancies, DAF from 7th Oct, Mains from 3rd Dec

On 7th August 2016, UPSC had conducted preliminary exam for civil services aka CSAT. 16th September 2016, they’ve declared result= within 40 days. Seems a new record for UPSC! Total ~15,500 candidates qualified for Mains-2016 against 1,079 final vacancies. (15,445 to be precise.) [...]

[Strategy] Comprehension for CSAT Paper 2: Rules, tips, assumption, inference, free practice material (500+ passages!)

Rule #1: Remove the garbage Rule #2: Leave Nothing for later Rule #3: Don’t push your luck Rule #4: Verify every option CSAT: P2: 2011 vs 2012 English language test Assumption / Inference? Assumption? Inference? Practice: (500 passages ready for download!) Booklist for [...]

AIR 500 CSE 2012 Dagar

[Topper’s Interview] Ramdhan Dagar (AIR 500 /CSE-2012) No Coaching, Public Administration, Commerce and Accountancy

Introduction Educational Background Extra C Work Ex Family background Coaching Inception Study Momentum Hours Strategy: CSAT (Aptitude) Strategy: General Studies Mains 2013 Public Administration Commerce and Accountancy Optional Subject in Mains 2013? Compulsory papers Essay Previous Attempts Insecurity  about “Profile” Career Backup Family [...]

[World History] 500 Mock Questions on Colonization, Decolonization; Revolutions: French, American, Russian; Unification: Italy, Germany, World Wars & More

Prologue Imperialism and Colonization Industrial Revolution Socialism, Communism, Capitalism, Revolutions France, America, Russia China, Japan Germany, Italy, World Wars Decolonization Post WW2 Prologue From 2013, UPSC has introduced world history as a syllabus topic for General studies paper 1. There is lack of good quality [...]