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What is the time gap between UPSC prelims and mains?
Generally, there will be a 3-month gap between the UPSC prelims and mains exam i.e., around 120 to 150 days to prepare for mains within which candidates have to study for 9 papers with a total of 1750 marks.
Can I clear UPSC in 7 months?
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.
Is 1 years enough for UPSC?
Contrary to what many think, it is possible to crack the UPSC IAS exam with one year of preparation.
Is 2 hours of studying enough for UPSC?
The UPSC civil services exam is considered one of the toughest exams in the country. And, because of this, a lot of people recommend studying for about 15 hours per day during the IAS exam preparation time.
Who scored highest marks in UPSC?
What are the highest marks in UPSC Mains till now? Anudeep Durishetty scored the highest marks in UPSC Mains till now. He scored 950 marks out of 1025 marks.
Is UPSC very tough?
It is indeed immense and contains a diverse range of subjects, unlike many other exams where you need expertise only in one or two subjects. 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.
What is the pass mark of IAS prelims?
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.
Is 4 hours of studying enough for UPSC?
1) An aspirant may not be able to concentrate fully for the entire 5 hours; hence there will be gaps, 2) An aspirant has to study GS, optional, current affairs, etc., every day, and to divide the 5 hours, may not be effective. Hence, an aspirant should try to put at least 7-8 hours every day and gradually increase it.
Is 150 days enough for UPSC?
If you are going to attempt the exam for the very first time, ‘150 days’ are more than enough to get through the prelims exam, if you work sincerely enough.
Is 100 days enough for UPSC?
All you need to have is confidence and a focused mind. Don’t run behind too many resources in the last few days. Be laser-like focused. Believe that it is perfectly possible to clear the UPSC Civil Services Preliminary exam in 100 days.