How to start IAS-UPSC EXAM PreparationIf you have joined CHAHAL ACADEMY, just follow the curriculum of the batch, you will reach the destination. If you are starting on your own, to begin with follow the initial steps�€�..Analysis of previous question papersUnderstanding of SyllabusRead a good newspaper daily preferably The Hindu or Indian ExpressRead all basic NCERTs before reading reference booksReading of basic study material/reference booksRead YOJANA and KURUKSHETRA magazine monthlyStart writing-This will be the deciding factor in the Mains
Let us analyze the critical areas according to their weightage in IAS-UPSC Exam.GS Based Marks= GS Prelims, 200 marks GS Mains, 1000 marks Essay, 250 marks (Essay means Mains GS and writing style) Interview, 275 marks (It means Mains GS and communication style) = 1725 marksOptional Based Marks = 500 marksAptitude based Marks = Prelims Aptitude = 200 marks
When to start preparationOne should start preparation around eight or nine months prior to the exam.If you are going to prepare immediately after graduation, then don�€™t waste time, start immediately after your final exam.If you are going to study while working, it is possible but starts earliest. Don�€™t delay to start otherwise you will experience time crunch later.If you are preparing during graduation, generalized plan cannot be suggested, so discuss personally with us to evolve an individual plan.
What is required to get success in IAS-UPSC examCritical self-assessmentPatience and Self confidenceGood writing practiceBasic command over English and AptitudeGood grasp over current affairsHealthy competitions and feedbacksQuality material and guidanceDevoted study