How to prepare for UPSC Hindi language paper?
Before the exam, have writing practice in the Devanagari script (especially if you are not from a Hindi medium background/Hindi medium aspirant). Have a good vocabulary of Hindi words. For the essay questions, read about 20 essays from a good essay book.
How to prepare for UPSC English Language paper?
Read the question paper properly first. Solve those questions in which you are confident and comfortable. If grammar is not your forte, answer the comprehension passage first. For the essay question, opt for simple but effective language.
Is Hindi a qualifying paper in UPSC?
Answer. No, Hindi is not compulsory for upsc examination. Moreover, If you are from the north-eastern states i.e Sikkim/ Arunachal Pradesh/Meghalaya, Manipur/Mizoram / Nagaland then you are exempted from giving mains paper A i.
Can I write UPSC exam in English and give interview in Hindi?
Yes. A candidate who has written the Main examination in English can take the interview in Hindi or any other Indian language.
What is qualifying paper B in UPSC?
Compulsory English Language Paper is Paper-B in the scheme of UPSC Mains Exam. It is one of the nine papers in UPSC Mains, however, it is qualifying in nature. It means that the score obtained in this paper is not calculated while determining the final rank.
Is 7 months enough for UPSC preparation?
Hi, Yes, Even if you start preparing now – if you adopt the right strategies, do the smart-work , learn what is needed, and don’t go behind everything under the Sun – yes, you can clear UPSC CSE Prelims with just 6 months of preparation.
How can I select language in UPSC exam?
Answer – The candidates, opting for Indian Language medium for the written part of the Civil Services (Main) Examination may choose either the same Indian Language or English or Hindi as the medium for the interview.
Which paper in prelims is qualifying?
The CSAT is a qualifying paper in the IAS exam, and you are required to score at least the minimum required of 33% marks for the marks secured in General Awareness to be counted towards acceptance for the Mains exam. 2. The cut-off marks prescribed by the UPSC or more. The UPSC Prelims total marks add up to 400.
Can I give my UPSC interview in Hinglish?
Candidates can opt for English, Hindi or any other regional language when facing the UPSC panel. Only those candidates who are exempt from taking the compulsory Indian language paper should attend the interview in either English or Hindi.
Can I write essay in Hindi and GS paper in English?
Yes! Now UPSC provides options to write GS and Optional papers in different mediums (Since 2018). If you choose to write GS and Essay papers in Hindi and Optional Paper in English you can do so.