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Basics of GS preparation

In Uncategorized on May 30, 2012 at 03:25

The following are some points that may be useful for GS preparation in general. A more detailed unit wise strategy will be uploaded in another post.

  • As we all know, these days UPSC has made the GS paper very very challenging. It has become dynamic and more opinion based. Students need to do an extensive coverage of current affairs and they can’t neglect the conventional aspect. Read the rest of this entry »

Approach To Public Administration (Advanced- Unit wise strategy)

In Uncategorized on May 27, 2012 at 22:19

In this optional, there is no dearth of information. Students will have access to all kinds of coaching notes, books and other publications. One must be careful not to waste time in covering everything from all sources. Be very choosy about what sources you refer to and then stick to them even if your friends refer different sources. Go through YOUR material again and again. Read the rest of this entry »

Approach to Public Administration (Basics)

In Uncategorized on May 26, 2012 at 06:30

In this post, I will share my experiences about the study of Public Administration (PA). I must emphasize here that the following points must be taken more as a guideline rather than as some formula to scoring well. This post is like an introduction to the discipline for beginners and how to get started. I will discuss detailed strategy for the subject in another post. Read the rest of this entry »

Getting in the right frame of mind

In Uncategorized on May 21, 2012 at 08:54

Hello everyone,

Before I actually start sharing some experiences about the exam, I wish to write a post about the mind set with which one must approach this exam. I feel before anyone starts preparing for the Civil Service Exam (CSE), he/she must have clarity on some fundamental issues in his/her mind. Read the rest of this entry »