[UPSC Interview Transcript #137]: PK. Joshi Board, Rajasthan Home State, PSIR Optional

Date of Interview: 06 march Board: PK JOSHI sir Forenoon 5th to go Optional: PSIR Hobbies: Football, lawn tennis Background: BE in mechanical Home State: Rajasthan Chairman Read my daf why do you want to join already in services you are from dausa (place of birth) tell me specific things about dausa strengths and weaknesses… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #137]: PK. Joshi Board, Rajasthan Home State, PSIR Optional

[UPSC Interview Transcript #121]: PK Joshi Board, Andhra Pradesh Home State, Sociology Optional, Tennis Hobby

Date of Interview: 9 AM 20th Feb, 1st one to go Board: PK Joshi Background:  M.Sc Physics (IIT Roorkee) Optional: Sociology Home State: Andhra Pradesh Hobby: Tennis 6th attempt, 2nd interview Chairman Roorkee college, who established, timelines of  university of Roorkee. About 7-8 years of gap, is it not wastage of national resources? Indian sociologists?… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #121]: PK Joshi Board, Andhra Pradesh Home State, Sociology Optional, Tennis Hobby

[UPSC Interview Transcript #120]: PK Joshi Board, Andhra Pradesh Home State, PSIR Optional

Date of Interview: 19th Feb 2020 Board: Prof. PK Joshi Optional: PSIR Home State: Andhra Pradesh Employee: SBI Hobby: Hackathon Chairman You passed out in 2016, what did you do from then? Tell me about your work experience at SBI Why did you shift from engineering to banking to civil services? It is said, farmers… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #120]: PK Joshi Board, Andhra Pradesh Home State, PSIR Optional

[UPSC Interview Transcript #113]: PK Joshi Board, Telangana Home State, Cricket, Badminton, Traveling Hobbies

Board: PK Joshi Background: B. Tech (ECE) Employee: NABARD Home State: Telangana Hobbies: cricket, badminton, traveling Chairman Gave a reading of DAF What are you doing currently What’s ur role in NABARD When did coins come into usage What is money If ur the dm of ur district which two problems you will solve? Member… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #113]: PK Joshi Board, Telangana Home State, Cricket, Badminton, Traveling Hobbies

[UPSC Interview Transcript #42] :P.K. Joshi Board, Maharashtra Home State, Geography Optional, Watching Football & match analysis Hobbies

Interview Date: 17 Feb 2020, afternoon session Duration: 4.05 – 4.35 Board: P.K. Joshi Background: BE mechanical Optional: Geography Home State: Maharashtra Hobbies: Watching Football and match analysis. Extracurricular: Event for Acid attack victims, drought relief work – Paani foundation Chairman Why did you choose mechanical engineering and then why the turn towards civil services?… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #42] :P.K. Joshi Board, Maharashtra Home State, Geography Optional, Watching Football & match analysis Hobbies

[UPSC Interview Transcript #39] :PK Joshi Board, Bihar Home State, Geography Optional, Basketball Hobby

Duration: 30 mins Board: PK Joshi Background: NIT Jamshedpur Home State: Bihar Employee: Decision Scientist in Mu Sigma, Bengaluru for almost 2 years Optional: Geography Hobby: Basketball Brief assessment: Extremely cordial board. I have heard negative reviews about the Board but I’d like to humbly disagree with those reviews. My experience suggests otherwise. Chairman You did… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #39] :PK Joshi Board, Bihar Home State, Geography Optional, Basketball Hobby

[UPSC Interview Transcript #38] :P.K Joshi Board, Karnataka Home State, Sociology Optional, Watching Movies Hobby

Interview Date: 19/02/2020 Afternoon Session Board: Prof. P.K Joshi Background: Engineering Employee: Commercial Tax Dept. Home State: Karnataka Optional: Sociology Hobby: Watching Movies Chairman You have completed your Engineering in 2014 and working in Commercial Tax Dept, GoK. Tell me about the nature of your work. How your Engineering knowledge is helping in your present… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #38] :P.K Joshi Board, Karnataka Home State, Sociology Optional, Watching Movies Hobby

[UPSC Interview Transcript #37] :P.K. Joshi sir Board, Telangana Home State, Public Administration Optional, Running, Playing Sudoku, Chess Hobbies

Interview Date: 19th February 2020. Afternoon session Duration: (03:15 to 03:30) Board: P.K. Joshi sir Background: Aeronautical Engineering; Masters in Public Administration Employee: NCC “C” certificate Air India Optional: Public Administration Hobbies: Running, Playing Sudoku, Chess Home state: Telangana The interview was more on my DAF-based and less current affairs. Even current affairs have DAF… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #37] :P.K. Joshi sir Board, Telangana Home State, Public Administration Optional, Running, Playing Sudoku, Chess Hobbies

[UPSC Interview Transcript #35] :PK Joshi Sir Board, Gujarat Home State, Sociology Optional, RBI Assistant, Reading and listening to verses of Kabir Hobbies

Duration: 30 mins Board: PK Joshi Sir Home State: Gujarat Background: B. Com Optional: Sociology Employee: RBI Assistant (2 yrs) and Probationary Dy Collector Gujarat Hobby:  Reading and listening to verses of Kabir Chairman Why civil services? Ur preference of service? Why not IAAS as 1st preference? (Due to B.Com background) Profile of Assistant in… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #35] :PK Joshi Sir Board, Gujarat Home State, Sociology Optional, RBI Assistant, Reading and listening to verses of Kabir Hobbies

[UPSC Interview Transcript #31] : PK Joshi Board, Karnataka Home State, PSIR Optional

Duration: 29 mins Board: PK Joshi Background: Graduation; mechanical engineering Home State: Karnataka Optional: PSIR Chairman Question on hometown, places where I studied. Why cleaning Ganga is not successful? What should be the measures? What are the causes of underground water pollution? Member 1 How India should balance between USA, China, Russia? US Iran conflict? What… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #31] : PK Joshi Board, Karnataka Home State, PSIR Optional