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What is the dark side of UPSC?
UPSC- It’s Darker Side It is a tough task to crack these exams and most of the students thinking of giving it a try cannot. The syllabus for UPSC Exams is very lengthy and one has to study a wide range subjects. The success percentage in clearing UPSC Exams is discouraging as it is less than 1%.
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 mistakes done by UPSC aspirants?
Not having a mentor. No time management. Piling up multiple books. Not checking the syllabus thoroughly. Juggling multiple things. Not revising. Not taking mock tests. Lack of constructive group studies.
Who broke UPSC first attempt without coaching?
Arunraj, reportedly, did not join any coaching and prepared on his own. He focused a lot on the NCERT textbooks for UPSC. Relying almost entirely on the NCERTs, he was able to crack the UPSC exam in his very first attempt.
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.
How many hours UPSC students sleep?
Daily five to seven hours sleep is enough for a UPSC aspirant. If you are an aspirant with asthma, allergy or other health problem you need to sleep more. So, an aspirant does not waste even a single minute. If an aspirant is studying in the morning, they should take proper breakfast and should drink ample water.
Why IAS job is not good?
Generalist nature- Unlike other jobs, where people get specialist knowledge in at least one field, IAS officers rarely get that opportunity. Even though the overall work exposure is good, their knowledge mostly remains only generalist.
Who is unfit for UPSC?
Diseases like hernia, varicose veins, hydrocele, haemorrhoids, etc. are declared temporarily unfit and should be declared fit after successful surgery. Candidates with malignancies at the time of entry to service are declared unfit. Candidates with transplanted organs are declared unfit.
What is the lowest score in UPSC?
Finally, the ranks are calculated by adding mains marks (out of 1750) and interview marks (out of 275). There is no minimum mark in the UPSC interview.
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.