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Which pen allowed in UPSC mains?
In the UPSC Mains exam, you can use any pen, i.e. ball pen or gel pen of either black or blue in colour. But to write for a longer period of time, you must always use ballpoint pen.
Can I write with black pen in UPSC mains?
As the Mains Examination is a subjective paper. So, choosing the right pen for the exam becomes crucial. In the Prelims Exam, UPSC has allowed using only a black ball point pen to answer in the OMR Sheet. And, in the Mains Exam, an aspirant can use either a black or blue pen.
Which pen is used in mains?
UPSC in its instructions it is mentioned using a black ballpoint pen. In Prelims, exam candidates are supposed to face the objective type question with four options. One has to fill the OMR sheet with a black ball pen or UPSC prelims.
Which pen did Kanishak Kataria used?
If you are still interested, I used a “Hauser” blue gel pen for all my exams. On the day of the examination, write for 15-20 minutes before leaving for the test centre.
Is ink pen allowed in UPSC mains?
Candidates should also note that they shall not be allowed to appear at any other Examination Venue except the Examination Venue mentioned in the e- Admit Card. Candidates are also advised to bring Black Ball Point Pen as the candidates shall be required to fill the Attendance List with Black Ball Point Pen only.
How can I write fast in UPSC mains?
Get the correct tool. First of all, you must get the correct pen to write the exam with. Rectify your technique. Write crisp. Prepare diligently. Think before starting to write. Take care of the word count and the marks allocated. Practice.
Which pens are not allowed in exams?
However, students should use only Blue/ Royal Blue Ball Point/ Gel/ Fountain pen for the CBSE board examinations. Candidates should not use the black colour pen for writing the answers.
Which pen is used by Shubham Kumar?
Shubham used to write with Reynold’s Trimax refill only but that is only subjective. Try different strategies and go for what works best for you. Try to keep your answers in points and very precise.
Can I write with gel pen in UPSC?
Yes I wrote all my mains papers (except Maths) with Reynolds Racer Gel Pen. In fact I found many students using gel pen. It’s my opinion that answers written with gel pen look more pleasing and appealing than those written with ball pen. When one should start with answer writing practice for UPSC CSE 2021?
Which handwriting is best for UPSC?
If you don’t have cursive handwriting, you should leave sufficient space between words. This will improve clarity in writing.