We present a comprehensive list of useful websites for IAS Preparation covering almost all aspects in Civil Services Exam (CSE) preparation – Prelims, Mains and Interview.
PS: It is not practical to visit all websites regularly (not needed either!). We advise you to select only 2-3 better-managed websites from the list and stick to it.
Best IAS Websites for UPSC Civil Services Exam Online Preparation
PS: Of-course, there are many other websites and blogs available, but we tried to restrict the total count to 25! Users too can suggest websites, and they will be added if they have quality materials.
IAS Forum Websites
IAS Toppers Blogs
Apart from the above-mentioned list of IAS online coaching websites (free and paid), it is advised to refer to selected websites from the Indian Government and NGOs as mentioned below.
Useful Government Websites For Civil Service Preparation*
There are many Government/NGO/Business websites useful for UPSC preparation. Here is a list of the most popular resources.
- ncert.nic.in – Download NCERT Texts as PDF.
- nios.ac.in – Download NIOS Online Materials.
- egyankosh.ac.in – Download IGNOU Books.
- yojana.gov.in – Download Yojana and Kurukshetra Magazines.
- upsc.gov.in – Official Website of UPSC.
- pib.nic.in – Press Information Bureau Website, for government updates.
- prsindia.org – PRS Website for tracking bills in Parliament.
- idsa.in – IDSA website for Defense and Foreign relations.
- gatewayhouse.in – Indian Council for Global relations.
- envfor.nic.in – Ministry of Environment and Forests.
- mea.gov.in – Ministry of External Affairs.
- indiabudget.gov.in – Download Budget and Economic Survey.
- ptinews.com – Press Trust of India.
- ibef.org – India Brand Equity Foundation for economy and business.
- vikaspedia.in – Knowledge initiative by InDG.
- makeinindia.com – Make in India initiative for manufacturing-related info.