Tag - Optional

UPSC Prelim CSAT-2017 Notification is out! 99 Vacancies less than last year, No change in age-attempt limit, optional or syllabus

CSAT 2017 Notification out No change in Age-Attempt limit No change in structure of the exam No change in the syllabus of the exam Can last semester student apply? How much fees do I need to pay? When will I get the hallticket/admit-card [...]

[Topper’s Interview] Dr.Ravindra Goswami (Rank-152 /CSE-2015) Medical Science Optional, SMS Medical College Jaipur, 2nd Attempt

Candidate Profile Education Introduction Electronic Vs Paper material Tempo and style Struggle of a Senior player Working professional Prelims (CSAT) General studies Prelims (CSAT) Aptitude Prelim accuracy Mains: Compulsory language paper Mains: Essay General Studies (Mains) paper 1 General studies (Mains) paper 2 [...]

[Topper’s Interview] Pulkit Garg (Rank-27 /CSE-2015) IIT Delhi Civil Engineer, Chemistry Optional, 2nd Attempt

CANDIDATE PROFILE EDUCATION INTRODUCTION ELECTRONIC VS PAPER MATERIAL PRELIMS (CSAT) GENERAL STUDIES GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 1 GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 2 GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 3 GENERAL STUDIES 4: ETHICS, INTEGRITY, APTITUDE GS4 ETHICS CASE STUDY ANSWERS IN MAINS 2015 MAINS ANSWER-WRITING? [...]

Raviteja B

[Topper’s Interview] Raviteja B. (Rank-694/CSE-2015) IFS Rank 65, Mechanical Engineering optional, Osmania University, Telangana

Candidate Profile Education Introduction Electronic Vs Paper material Tempo and style Struggle of a Senior player Working professional Prelims (CSAT) General studies Prelims (CSAT) Aptitude Prelim accuracy Mains: Compulsory language paper Mains: Essay Mains General studies paper 1 to 4 General Studies (Mains) [...]

UPSC History Optional Strategy: AGAM JAIN (Rank 133)

Disclaimer– I will share which I tried to implement during my preparation days, this might not be accurate strategy, so kindly use your wisdom. First of all, history is very interesting subject and has its own advantages except covering half of the portion of gs1. [...]

IFS Topper’s Strategy: SHIVASHANKAR E – AIR 76- FORESTRY & GEOLOGY Optional

On the request of many followers of IASbaba, Shivashankar E, the youngest (just at the age of 22 in his 1st attempt) to crack one of the most coveted All India Service – Indian Forest Service has penned down his strategy for Forestry and Geology Optional. ( [...]

[Strategy] Telugu Literature Optional for UPSC Civil service Exam

Telugu Literature: Introduction Tips for Paper1 Tips for Paper2 How to handle long Answers: How to handle yakhyanas: Telugu Syllabus for Mains 2014 Telugu Literature: Introduction Telugu Literature is a popular optional for all the aspirants who are well-versed in this language. That does [...]

[Strategy] Zoology Optional for UPSC Civil service Mains Exam

Tips for Zoology Paper I Tips for Zoology Paper I Booklist for Zoology Optional Syllabus for Zoology in UPSC civil service Exam It’s better to keep answers diagrammatic and less verbose. Students should also not hesitate in drawing colour diagrams. Tips for Zoology Paper I Section A Non-chordata [...]

UPSC Reply to RTI

[RTI] UPSC replies: Mains answersheets, Removal of optional subjects and cut-offs at each stage of CSE 2011

Prologue My Question: Model Answerpapers My Question on removal of optionals My Question on CSAT answerkeys My Question: CSE 2011 Cutoffs at each stage Scanned copy of RTI reply Prologue Earlier, some people had sent me scanned images of RTI replies related to CSAT 2011 [...]

[Question Paper] Management Optional from 2001 to 2009 topicwise compiled by Achal Meena

This compilation is prepared and shared by Achal Meena. It contains  Management Optional subject Paper I and paper II Year 2001 to 2009 for UPSC civil services mains examination. To download the Management papers of 2010 and 2013, click me Topics year part mark subject  Discriminatory Pricing 2004 2 20 eco  IMF and World Bank 2004 2 20 eco  Globalisation and its implications [...]

[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 4 of 5): Time Management, Coaching, optional subjects

Act IV: Conquering your own brain Doubt: Should I join coaching class or not? Option one: You study back home without Coaching Option two : You go to Delhi to attend coaching. If You join a class #1 don’t take mock tests lightly [...]

[RTI] UPSC destroys mains answersheets, shows prelim marks of Prince Dhawan, keeps lid on Nigvekar Committee & Optional Subject removal

Scores of Toppers in Civil Service (Mains)-2011 Categorywise Highest scores in CSAT paper I and  II? Highest scores in Mains Exam of 2011 Topper Scores in CSAT 2011 (GS+Aptitude) Mains Answersheets of toppers in CSM 2011 Optional subject removal, Nigavenkar Committee Report Answerkeys [...]