10 Points to Help You Pass the UPSC or GPSC Exam on the First Attempt

Most candidates wonder how to crack UPSC and GPSC in the first attempt. However, it is a myth that no one ever cracks UPSC in the first attempt. DICS experts in this blog will debunk some official myths about civil service exams. Let us tell you, you can pass the UPSC or GPSC on your first try, all you will need is proper guidance, strong motivation and hard work to crack these exams in the first attempt.

What is the basic necessity for cracking UPSC or GPSC?

Early preparation is essential for any national-level competitive exam! You should also consider a structured study plan, a timetable, and healthy ways to maintain your mind and body. When you consider all of these factors together, your chances of securing positions in competitive exams improve.

Here are some essential tips to help you pass UPSC and GPSC in first attempt

Understand and remember the syllabus

The syllabus is extensive, to be sure, but the majority of the material is familiar to you from high school! Brush up on your previous knowledge to give your vision a boost. Begin by jotting down the entire syllabus in points and dividing them into sections based on your strengths and weaknesses, and then design a study plan.

Divide the Syllabus into Small Parts

Let"s look at the definition of "Divide and Conquer," which means dividing a large subject into manageable short parts and solving them one at a time, rather than diving into it all at once!

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Make a Smart Schedule and Follow

Create a suitable timetable for yourself, keeping in mind that it should be realistic. Long study sessions should be avoided. Instead, include daily tasks or subject-specific chapters and prepare them ahead of time.

Make it a habit to converse.

Discuss all significant developments, concepts, and topics relevant to the exam with friends or family members who share your interests. This is a tried and true tip from successful UPSC candidates. Good discussions will benefit you not only in the prelims and mains, but also in the interview.

Regularly take Mock test

Make sure you complete enough mock papers for both the Prelims and Mains; this is an essential practice for civil service exam preparation for all candidates. If this is your first attempt, make an effort to solve mock papers on a regular basis. Routine tests will help you in tracking the progress of your preparation. You become aware of your weaknesses and can work around them. This will help you stay motivated.

Improve Your Answer Writing Skills

No matter how much you study for the exam, your ability to write effective answers will give you an advantage. Completing the paper on time is the most important criterion for winning the race. Examine yourself before the UPSC exams to ensure that you are writing proper analytical answers.

Revision Revise Once More

Make sure you leave enough time in your study schedule for at least two revisions. Both general studies and the Civil Services Aptitude Test syllabus should be reviewed twice, one week before the exam. Remember that revision is the key to passing this exam.

Keep Yourself Updated with Current Affairs

Keeping yourself updated for current affairs by reading newspapers every day is an essential part of the entire preparation process. The majority of IAS officers credit newspaper reading because many exam questions are taken directly from the newspapers. So, for UPSC exams, you should make it a habit to read newspapers everyday.

Keep things Noted

Keep a notebook handy, and whenever you read something new, including current events or new developments, make a note of it. Instead of going through all of the study materials again and again during the final revision, you can go through this notebook once.

Take Care of Yourself Too

You will not be able to survive in this competitive exam environment unless you maintain good health. Only if you eat and sleep well will arduous and long-hour study time not harm your overall health. Enjoy your favorite food while spending time with family and friends. Relax and sleep for at least 6-8 hours.

Following these steps, you will undoubtedly be able to overcome your fear of appearing for the UPSC & GPSC in your first attempt, as well as other civil service examinations.

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