Mission IAS - Prelim/ Main Exam, Trends, How to prepare, Strategies, Tips & Detailed Syllabus
About this eBook
he darkness after failure in the life of IAS aspirants and changing dynamics in UPSC Civil Services Exam pattern persuaded me to take Mission IAS as a dream project. Being a failure for the same due
to lack of fruitful guidance and a research scholar for M.Phil. and Ph.D. in 1990s, I took Mission IAS as a research topic to make others succeed. I set a hypothesis for cracking the CS Exam. For this I divided the proposed book into 4 chapters WHAT, WHY, WHO and HOW. To prove my hypothesis and complete the project I began doing research on each chapter with the help of different sources and analysed exam pattern, nature of previous questions, results cut-off variations weightage of marks in essay, G.S., optional subject and interview for final result. In Chapter-1 WHAT is IAS , I covered all civil services IAS, IPS 22 central and their profile along with recruitment pattern process and training. In Chapter-2 WHY IAS as a career , reasons and view of aspirants and IAS finalists are covered, and how that countered their exam stress to stay motivated till selection. For Chapter-3 WHO can be IAS , I approached analytically for real case studies of 12 IAS aspirants who cracked the exam finally regardless of favourable social, educational and economic conditions. For examples, Rickshawalla s son, physically challenged girl, famer s son, peon s daughter, a newspaper hawker, dowry victim, orphanage boy, distance education learner, lottery ticket seller, a housewife, and a waiter. I concluded from these case studies that if they can why not others. In Chapter 4 HOW, i.e. FORMULA-1 to crack Civil Services Exam , research based tips, mantras and formulas are given in strategic and scientific parameters in the following chronological order A.
IAS selection mantra formula.
Do s Don t while preparing for the exam.
How to manage exam stress
How to stay motivated