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Is it worth trying for UPSC?
Yes, it is worth! Being an IAS is the crown job though quite tough to reach there. After burning the midnight lamp when you get the taste of success you also get VIP treatment from the day your training begins.
Why do so many people fail Upsc?
Lack of strategy in the IAS preparation They study without a proper strategy for the subjects. Clearing the IAS exams require a proper plan including USPC-specific preparation for all the subjects. A lack of direction in the approach would mean not being able to complete the syllabus on time.
What are the cons of UPSC?
1: No Recognition for Excellence. 2: Corruption. 3: Frequent Transfers. 4: Frustration of Joining Central Services. 5: Political Interference. 6: Promotion or Demotion. 7: Poor Salaries. 8: Long and Hard Preparation.
Why UPSC success rate is low?
Difficulty to cope with the syllabus. Poor guidance. Poor time management. Ineffective answering techniques.
Is 28 too late for UPSC?
There is no specific age set for starting the preparation for IAS. But most IAS aspirants start preparing for this exam after graduation at the age of 21 or 22 years. But, there are many of the candidates who first try to join any other service and then start preparing for UPSC after 26 or 28 years of age.
Is 24 too late for UPSC?
What is the Correct Age to Begin Your UPSC Preparation? There is as such no correct age to begin your preparation for the Civil Service Examination. Students need to be at least 21 years old and no more than 32 years to apply in the Civil Services. So you can begin your preparation at any instance between these ages.
Who is youngest cracking UPSC?
The youngest IAS Officer in India is Ansar Shaikh, who qualified for the IAS exam on his first attempt at the age of just 21 years. As the youngest officer in the Indian Administrative Services, the candidate is a role model for a gallon of aspirants preparing for the UPSC exams.
Does UPSC depend on luck?
So, it is not only your preparation that matters but also how others prepare, and that is out of your hands. In the UPSC prelims where there are MCQs, you can get lucky or unlucky with your guesses. In the IAS mains exam, a lot depends on the ‘mood’ of the examiner, and also on the nature of the examiner.
Is it okay to quit UPSC?
Cons of quitting your job for UPSC preparation: Your monthly salary will stop and this can affect your life unless you have a solid amount in your savings account. Your responsibilities to your family can be affected. You will regret your decision if you don’t make it through the IAS exams.
Which field students crack UPSC most?
“Engineering students crack the UPSC exam because of the practical pedagogical methods they experience in their four-year engineering studies. This provides them with a better analytical aptitude as compared to Arts graduates,” says JK Dadoo, former IAS officer who was in the services for more than 35 years.