What is the process of UPSC exam?
There are 3 stages in the UPSC Civil Services Exam – (1) Preliminary Exam (Objective Test) (2) Main Exam (Written Test) (3) Personality Test (Interview). Prelims – The Civil Services Preliminary exam comprises two compulsory papers of 200 marks each (General Studies Paper-I and General Studies Paper-II).
How many candidates selected for UPSC interview 2022?
In 2022, out of 11.52 lakhs candidates who applied for UPSC 2022, only 13090 cleared the Prelims exam. The number of students who have cleared the Mains exam as per the UPSC result released on 06 December is 2529. It means only 19.3% of candidates are declared qualified for the Interview.
How can I start UPSC preparation from zero level?
Read UPSC syllabus carefully. Make time table. Read newspaper & collect CA magazines. Start with NCERT books. Make notes. Collect PYQ papers & toppers’ copies. Attempt test series. Etc.
What is penalty marks in UPSC?
(i) For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one-third (1/3rd) of the marks assigned to that question is deducted as penalty.
Is passing UPSC hard?
The pass percentage If you look at the success rate in the IAS exam, you will understand why it is considered one of the toughest exams in India and some say, the world. Every year, lakhs of people take the IAS prelims exam. Out of this, only about 25% clear it and move onto the IAS mains.
What is a good score in UPSC interview?
Therefore, a score anywhere between 65% and 75% is considered to be a good score in the UPSC interview. The candidates very rarely score marks above 75% in the interview. The purpose of the UPSC interview is to check whether the candidate is suitable for a career in civil services.
How many ranks will get IAS?
As per the UPSC Vacancy 2022, 1011 UPSC Ranks are expected after the completion of the exam. UPSC results will be released after the interview round along with the UPSC cutoff. Based on the cutoff marks for each category, IAS IFS IPS Ranking will be released.
How can I start my IAS at home?
Understand the UPSC pattern and procedure first. Go through the UPSC syllabus thoroughly. Start reading a few books and watch video lectures online for a few basic subjects like polity, history, geography, etc. Read the newspaper regularly.
Can I study alone for UPSC?
It takes a lot of guts to go solo in your IAS preparation. But if you are regular at your studies and plan well, you will surely get success. Work hard and smart, and never lose focus.
Can a weak student clear UPSC?
This is only a myth. If your question is “Can an average student crack IAS?”, then the answer is YES! We present a few success stories of some aspirants who were “average” students and yet cleared the exam proving that you need not be a topper to crack the IAS Exam.