: IAS 2009 Preparation Schedule
July - September 2008: Prepare the second optional (optional only for
October- December 2008: Prepare GS for both mains and prelims. Prepare
the first optional for mains. Develop essay writing skills.
January - May 2009: Prepare the first optional and GS for prelims but with
an eye on the mains.
June - August 2009: After the prelims, prepare the second optional for
mains. Prepare GS for mains.
September - October 2009: Intensive preparation for the mains
After the mains, continue preparation for the
interview and for 2010 prelims.