Yearly Archives: 2016


UPSC CSE 2015 prelims official answer key and disputed questions

UPSC has released the official answer key for the Civil services examination held in 2015. It can be viewed at the following link – Official ans key prelims 2015. Here we look at the disputed questions that became a point of debate. The answer given here is the one provided by UPSC.   1. Who/Which of the following is the custodian of the Constitution of India? (a) The President of India (b) The Prime Minister of India (c) The Lok Sabha Secretariat (d) The Supreme… Continue Reading »


UPSC Civil Services Examination 2015 Cut off marks

UPSC has declared the cutoff marks for Civil services examination, 2015.       SelfStudyIAS GS Prelims Mock Test Series 2018 – 10 Full length tests at Rs 800 only. Click here for more information. Please read these important articles about prelims preparation 1. How UPSC asks current affairs in GS Prelims 2. How to practice prelims MCQs for UPSC 3. Applying logic in UPSC General Studies Prelims   ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————


UPSC Civil Services Notification 2016 Simplified

  UPSC released the notification for Civil Services Examination 2016. The full notification can be viewed here. In this post we are giving important points, highlights and summary of the notification. We are also including a FAQs to help the aspirants know about the application process and other requirements.   Highlights & Summary   1. Important dates  a) Date of prelims exam – 7 August 2016 b) Starting date of online application – 27 April 2016 c) Last date of online application – 27 May… Continue Reading »