DECODING : Comment, Examine, Critically,Analyse, Discuss

Comment : To comment choose your position on the subject/issue and stick to it. Provide arguments and examples/facts to support your choice. Answer structure : Start with an introduction Follow with a... Read more »

How to prepare for Essay paper of UPSC – Madhubalan IAS

(This article is written by Madhubalan IAS – AIR 71,UPSC 2017. His score was 149/275) Essay paper in UPSC is like an elevator button. This is the only chance in the entire... Read more »

How to prepare Science and Technology for UPSC?

Two very important thing to remember before reading anything for the Civil services exam are:   First, You have to know your syllabus and be familiar with the past papers before starting... Read more »

How to Prepare Art and Culture for UPSC

How to prepare Art and Culture?   Two very important thing to remember before reading anything for the Civil services exam are: First, You have to know your syllabus and be familiar... Read more »

World History for UPSC – Full syllabus Lectures by Madhubalan IAS

World History Lectures by L.Madhubalan IAS AIR 71,UPSC 2017   Lecture 1 – Political Philosophies| Capitalism | Communism | Socialism Lecture 2 – Industrial Revolution Lecture 3 – Colonialism & American Revolution... Read more »

How to make notes for Civil Services examination? By L.Madhubalan IAS

This video explains the art of making notes for UPSC explained by Madhubalan IAS   Read more »

General Studies GS 4 – Syllabus, Books, Preparation Strategy, Past Trends etc

  Ethics is a very important aptitude of a civil servant , this part analyses the basic aptitude of a aspirant towards the society and her command over it. Scoring well in... Read more »

General Studies GS 2 – Syllabus, Books, Preparation Strategy,Pattern and Past Trends

It is noteworthy that GS II is one of the most interesting papers of General Studies-Mains compared to all the other papers. What sets it apart from all the other papers is... Read more »

General Studies GS 3 Strategy, Book list , Syllabus,Pattern and Past trends

The  General Studies paper 3 contains the broadest portion including a whole range of subjects encompassing a variety of topics, ranging from the Indian Economy to the External Security Issues. The potential to... Read more »

General Studies GS 1 Strategy, Book list , Syllabus, Pattern and Past trends

The nature and standard of questions in the General Studies papers will be such that a well-educated person will be able to answer them without any specialized study.  The questions are likely... Read more »