Download UPSC Civil Services Exam Previous Year Question Papers (IAS/IPS) This post contains links for free download of official UPSC question papers from 2014 to 2019. Note: To re-take previous year UPSC Preliminary Exam questions from 2011 to 2019 with negative marking (answers as per official UPSC key), check the addon-packages in ClearIAS Mock Exam platform. Download UPSC Civil Services … [Read more...] about UPSC Civil Services Exam Previous Year Question Papers (IAS/IPS)
Another piece of news (good or bad, you decide!) for those who are eagerly waiting for Civil Services Mains Exam pattern change for 2013. Those who are wondering on the status update on the report submitted by Prof. Arun S.Nigavekar before the government - the update is as below : no decision has been taken by the Government yet. (Update : Dec 6, 2012) Shri V. Narayanasamy, Minister of State in … [Read more...] about UPSC IAS Mains Exam Pattern Change : Reply from the Government
"Can one clear IAS Exam without coaching?" You might have heard this question asked a hundred times to Civil Services Exam toppers both by media as well by future aspirants. And we have heard different versions of answers from the toppers too - depending on whether they adopted coaching or not. But in the online age - one can say with assurance - Yes, any hardworking candidate can clear IAS exam … [Read more...] about Can I Clear IAS Exam Without Coaching Classes?
What is the salary of an IAS officer? Candidates opt for Civil Services not always due to the attraction of salary or perks. Though the private sector may offer better packages, the list of candidates who leave their cushy job to enter public service for a lesser salary is not small. Having said that, please don't conclude that the salary of an IAS officer is too meagre. It's not! Salary of … [Read more...] about Salary of an IAS Officer
As per the UPSC websites dates of UPSC Civil Services Exam are as below: CIVIL SERVICES (Preliminary) EXAM 2013 Dates Date of Exam : 19.05.2013 (SUNDAY) Date of Notification : 02.02.2013 Last Date for receipt of Applications : 04.03.2013 (MONDAY) CIVIL SERVICES (MAIN) EXAM 2013 Dates Date of Commencement of Exam : 08.11.2013 (FRIDAY) Duration of Exam : 21 Days … [Read more...] about Civil Services Exam Dates 2013 – UPSC Notification
Will Civil Services Exam Syllabus Change in 2013? This is question is seriously disturbing the minds of thousands who are preparing for Civil Services Examination 2013. UPSC is yet to clarify on this, but different types of rumors are spreading all around the corners. UPSC syllabus change for Civil Service Main Exam? The syllabus change if any, will only be applicable for Civil Services Mains … [Read more...] about Will Civil Services Exam Syllabus Change in 2013?
Civil Services Prelims Results 2012 The results of the Civil Services Prelims Examination 2012 (held on 20th May 2012) were declared. Around 12,500 aspirants have cleared the 2012 IAS prelims and are eligible to appear for the Mains examination to be held from 5th October 2012. Detailed result of Civil Services Preliminary 2012 is available in the upsc.gov.in website link as given … [Read more...] about UPSC Civil Services Prelims Results 2012 Declared
UPSC did not entertain the request for disclosing Civil Services Prelims marks for long (only CS Main Exam marks were public till now), but that is going to be changed. Thanks to Delhi High Court order. The Delhi High Court has directed Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to disclose the marks obtained by candidates in the civil services preliminary examination 2010. The bench directed for … [Read more...] about Make Civil Services Prelims Marks Public – High Court Orders UPSC