To get selected into any of the civil services is not a small achievement. But to repeat the feat multiple times, and to get selected into IAS in the 6th attempt is not that common. That's what Anju Arun Kumar did. Anju started her UPSC preparation right after B.Tech and got the selection to IAAS … [Read more...] about Anju Arun Kumar (CSE 2016 Rank 90) UPSC Topper’s Interview: The Epitome of Determination – IAS in her 6th attempt!
Thank you so much ClearIAS for all your support and guidance throughout the journey. Now, while waiting for the final results, let me express my wholehearted gratitude to you as ClearIAS was the first UPSC preparation app I downloaded on my phone and I needed no other online help after that. Thank … [Read more...] about Avneet Punia (CSE 2016 Rank 356) UPSC Topper’s Interview: 23-Year Old Clears IAS Exam in his First Attempt!
Hariram Shankar, 26, is a young man with a lot of confidence and energy. Knowing him for many years, what makes his special, in our opinion, is his unique analysis and opinion about various things around him. And that includes what works well in UPSC Civil Services Exam and what may not. Hariram … [Read more...] about Hariram Shankar (CSE 2016 Rank 145) UPSC Topper’s Interview: From NIT, SBI PO, IAAS, and now IPS!
What would you do if you fail to clear the first stage of the UPSC Civil Services Exam, ie Prelims - the first two times? Will you feel disheartened? Not Rahul Sharma. He cleared Prelims, Mains, and Interview stages in his 3rd chance and finally landed up in the coveted IAS (Indian Administrative … [Read more...] about Rahul Sharma (CSE 2016 Rank 76) UPSC Topper’s Interview: Couldn’t Clear Prelims in the first 2 attempts; IAS in his Third!
Do you know what is common in the below study materials/notes published on clearias.com? One Belt One Road (OBOR) by China – Should India Join It? Inter-State River Water Disputes in India: Is it time for a new mechanism rather than tribunals? The Twin Balance Sheet Problem (TBS): How can … [Read more...] about ClearIAS Content Contributor Rahul Sharma Secures Rank 76 in UPSC CSE 2016!
Do you know what is the percentage of marks of the UPSC Civil Services Exam Topper? It might surprise you. Civil Services Exam 2016 topper - All India Rank 1 - Nandini K R got just 55.3 percent marks! Well, the score very well distinguishes the evaluation standards of UPSC CSE in comparison with … [Read more...] about Percentage of Marks: First Rank CSE 2016 – UPSC Discloses
ClearIAS.com has once again proved that online preparation and self-study can help many to clear the toughest exam in India! As the results of Civil Service Exam 2016 are announced by UPSC, more than 50 ClearIAS students make it into the prestigious Indian Civil Services - like IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS … [Read more...] about 50+ ClearIAS students clear IAS Exam by Online Preparation
Nandini K R is the UPSC 2016 topper and will add the three letters 'IAS' to her name! Nandini secured All-India Rank 1 in the Union Public Service Commission Civil Services Examination 2016 - popularly known as IAS exam. Nandini K R - A Civil Engineering graduate who is already working in IRS … [Read more...] about Nandini K R – The IRS Officer Who Secured Rank 1 and IAS in her 4th attempt
UPSC Civil Services Exam (CSE) Prelims is not only a screening test to select eligible candidates for various Civil Services like IAS, IPS, IRS etc. but it is also a common exam to screen candidates for Indian Forest Services (IFS) main exam. But to get an IFS call, candidates need to score … [Read more...] about How to score very high marks in UPSC CSE Prelims (and even get an IFS call!) – by Parveen Kaswan IFS
ClearIAS had published the inspirational story of Sunil George, the son of a farmer from Kerala, who cleared Civil Services Exam 2015. It was the power of self-belief which helped Sunil to clear the toughest exam in the country in-spite of his family background and financial constraints. There … [Read more...] about Sunil George (CSE 2015 Rank 587) UPSC Topper’s Interview: The power of Self-belief and Self-Reliance