How to crack UPSC

How to crack UPSC, a question every aspirant asks. UPSC(Union Public Service Commission), every year conduct for Civil Services popularly known as the IAS Exams. Exam for UPSC Civil services is considered as the toughest in the country. Also learn the latest strategy of how to prepare for UPSC by toppers.

Each Year UPSC, conducts the exam to shortlist the candidates for more than 20 prestigious services. IAS(Indian Administrative Services), IRS(Indian Revenue Services), IFS(Indian Foreign Services) and many more. Each year more than 8 lakh candidates appear for the exam.

How is the Selection Done

The Selection for the IAS is done in three phases and gives you an idea how to crack UPSC

  • Preliminary
  • Mains
  • Interview

Eligibility Criteria for UPSC

  • Must be a citizen of India
  • Candidate can be a citizen of Nepal or subject of Bhutan
  • Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university
  • Candidate must have a minimum of 50% in SSC if belonging to General Category and 45% if belonging to SC/ST
  • Candidate must be in the age limit of minimum of 21 and maximum of 32 for general and 37 for SC/ST.
  • Candidate should not have given the exam 6 times.

Strategy From UPSC Toppers

ANU KUMARI, AIR– 2 UPSC

Firstly, let me tell you one thing, I didn’t have an idea before I even started. Rather I used to be filled with insecurities, doubts and fears (with only 2 attempts to offer due to age factors and also the possibility of failure).

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Laxman Tiwari, Rank 176

I’d let you all guys to understand that I even have been a bit of average student throughout my life, never topped any exam. I graduated in politics , with average marks, in 2018. And PSIR was my optional subject.

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