Can we give UPSC interview in both Hindi and English?
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.
Is there compulsory Indian language in UPSC?
Out of the nine papers in the Mains exam, the first paper is known as ‘Paper A’ and is the compulsory Indian language paper. This paper is compulsory for all candidates except for those hailing from the north-eastern states of India.
Is Hindi compulsory to become IAS?
Ans. No, Hindi Language is not compulsory for UPSC Mains unless you choose it as the compulsory paper in UPSC Mains. You also can choose the medium of UPSC Mains and Prelims in Hindi.
Does English come in UPSC?
The UPSC civil services main exam consists of 9 papers out of which one is the English language paper. This paper is compulsory and is of qualifying nature.
Can I clear UPSC Without Hindi?
Hindi is a compulsory paper in CSE Mains. However you can take other languages too for compulsory paper ( list is given in upsc notification). Aspirants from some states in Northeast are exempted from appearing in Indian language compulsory paper( details in upsc notification).
Is English necessary for UPSC?
It is true that the UPSC exam is not a test of the English language. But, you will all agree that it does help if one is at ease with the language. In the UPSC mains written exam, it is important to put your point across in the best possible manner. In this regard, having decent English can do wonders for you.
Do IAS officers learn local language?
No! English is not enough for an IAS officer whose postings are most of the time at small districts or remote areas. As a civil service officer it is very important to talk to locals and speaking the local language. It creates more faithful influence among people.
What if I fail in language paper in UPSC?
If candidates fail to secure the prescribed marks in these papers, then UPSC would not reveal their score in the other papers. The IAS Exam marks card would only reveal the marks obtained in the language papers.
Which language is easy in UPSC?
3 Which language is best for UPSC interview? Ans. 3 The most opted language medium for the Civil Services interview Examination is English and Hindi.
What are the 5 compulsory subjects in UPSC?
What are the compulsory subjects for UPSC exam prelims? In UPSC Prelims, the compulsory subjects are Indian Polity and Governance, General Science, History, Geography, Economic and Social Development, etc.