IAS Mains - All Stuff for Civil Services Mains Exam 2015

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Dear Students,

The objective of the Civil Services (Main) Examination is to select candidates for the various A-Grade services and posts of the Union Government.
To achieve this U.P.S.C. has mentioned that the main examination is intended to assess the overall intellectual traits and depth of understanding of candidates rather than merely the range of their information and memory.

So, to evaluate candidate’s this trait, the main examination will consist of written examinations on various subjects. Written examination will consist of 9 papers, which carries total 2000 marks. In Main Examination General Studies papers carries 600 marks (Two papers), along with two optional subjects which carries 600 marks each (Two papers for first & second optional subjects, total four papers), plus one Essay paper comprises 200 marks. So the total marks of the Main Exam is 2000 marks. Moreover candidates must qualify the Compulsory papers for evaluation of their Mains Optional papers, Hence Compulsory papers are qualifying in nature. The marks obtained in these papers will not be counted for ranking purpose.

General Studies Mains:

Compulsory Papers:

Essay

Optional Papers:

Other Resource:

Syllabus Strategy & Suggested Readings Previous Year Papers Practice Test Papers Scheme of Exam list of Optional Subjects Optional Papers Syllabus UPSC Experts Previous Year Papers Compulsory Syllabus Previous Year Papers (Compulsory) Essay


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:: Study Kits for IAS Mains Exam ::


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Study Kit of Contemporary Issues For Civil Services Main Examination English

Total 9 Booklets
Approx 1100 Page

Rs. 6000
Rs. 2500
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General Studies Mains
100% G.S. New Syllabus Covered (Paper 2, 3, 4 & 5)
English

Total 10+ Booklets
Approx 3000+ Page

Rs. 8000
Rs. 7000
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सामान्य अध्ययन सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा स्टडी किट
100% G.S. New Syllabus Covered (Paper 2, 3, 4 & 5)
हिन्दी

कुल 10 पुस्तिकायें
2500+ से अधिक पृष्ठ

Rs. 8000
Rs. 7000
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Essay Writing Skills Improvement Programme (EWSIP) English

Total 7 Booklets
Approx 800+ Page

Rs. 4,000
Rs. 2400
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English Grammar & Comprehension English

Total 5 Booklets
Approx 700+ Page

Rs. 8000
Rs. 1500
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History Mains English

Total 10 Booklets
Approx 1400+ Page

Rs. 8000
Rs. 4200
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Philosophy Mains English

Total 5 Booklets
Approx 1000+ Page

Rs. 8000
Rs. 4200
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Sociology Mains English

Total 5 Booklets
Approx 850+ Page

Rs. 8000
Rs. 4200
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Public Administration English

Total 8 Booklets
Approx 1500+ Page

Rs. 8000
Rs. 5000
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Gist of Important Articles from Indian Journal of Public Administration (Collection of Last 25 years) English

Total 1 Booklet
Approx 250+ Page

Rs. 999
Rs. 399 + Rs. 200 Postal Charges
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Gist of Important National Administrative Committees Report English

Total 1 Booklet
Approx 200+ Page

Rs. 799
Rs. 299 + Rs. 200 Postal Charges
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