Category : PREPARATION STRATEGY

GEOGRAPHY OPTIONAL STRATEGY BY PRATHAM KAUSHIK (AIR 5, CSE 2017) 327 MARKS GEOGRAPHY OPTIONAL STRATEGY BY PRATHAM KAUSHIK (AIR 5, CSE 2017) 327 MARKS

Hi friends, I am Pratham Kaushik (Rank 5 CSE 2017). My score in Geography optional is 327 (166+161). Here I am presenting my strategy for Geography. I’ll try to be specific as Geography syllabus is vast and questions are getting increasingly unconventional every year. My suggestions, whether books or coaching, are not endorsements. I hopeRead Full Article

CSE Rank 256 : Bharat Mittal Mains Strategy CSE Rank 256 : Bharat Mittal Mains Strategy

Hello Everyone, I am Bharat Mittal, a resident of New Delhi. I was born in Punjab. I did my graduation in civil engineering from IIT Delhi. This was my third attempt in CSE and I have secured 256th rank. In my first attempt, I couldn’t clear MAINS and in second, I went upto interview stage.Read Full Article

Last 40 Days : Assessing your Performance in Simulator Tests/ Any Other Test Series

This article is written with the purpose of providing some feedback to Candidates writing the FourmIAS Simulator Tests, but aptly apply to Candidates appearing for any other test series too. Dear Friends, We are done with four Simulator Tests so far. We have been going through the performance of each one you after every test,Read Full Article

In Defense of Common Sense : Preparing for Prelims & Mistakes not to make In Defense of Common Sense : Preparing for Prelims & Mistakes not to make

  A wise man once told me – Remember failure is a great teacher. But if you don’t learn the lesson, life will repeat the lesson for you. We are about 2 months from the Prelims Examination. The screening exam that is supposed to separate the chaff from the grain. This is only partly true.Read Full Article

The Morning ( and Days ) after Mains Results – For Both Have’s and Have Not’s

by Neyawn and riseoftitan I met Himanshu a few years ago. He was remarkable when I met him, back then. Most aspirants – color their life in black and white – Getting Selected means success, everything else means failure. This categorization becomes rigid especially after every result. But Himanshu was different. When he thought heRead Full Article