HOW TO PREPARE FOR UPSC PRELIMS?

Aspirants are required to prepare a comprehensive strategy for General studies so that every topic of the syllabus is covered and creating potential chances for clearing prelims.

Aspirants advised to focus on the subject-wise approach of General Studies Paper-1 of Preliminary examination.

HOW TO PREPARE INDIAN POLITY?

The importance of Indian Polity has been increasing year by year in UPSC prelims and mains examinations. If we analyse the previous year papers of General studies paper-1 in CSE prelims, there are few important topics of Indian polity which are frequently being asked like constitutional developments, fundamental rights, fundamental duties and directive principles of state policy, union government, Indian judiciary, list of various amendments in the constitution, Panchayati raj, federalism structure of India and election process etc.

This part of the syllabus can be covered from

INDIAN POLITY Laxmikanth 6th Edition

BIAS polity explained

HOW TO PREPARE HISTORY ?

If we analyse the previous year papers of General studies paper-1 in prelims, the toughness level of the questions from the Indian History part has been continuously increased.

Though most of the questions are asked from freedom struggle part, the sources of the questions are not defined.

The history part of the syllabus can be covered from

ANCIENT HISTORY OF INDIA

 

 

MEDIEVAL HISTORY OF INDIA

 

 

MODERN HISTORY OF INDIA

Old NCERT RS Sharma

Themes in India Part I

 

OLD NCERT SATISH CHANDRA

Themes In India Part II

A brief history of Modern India Spectrum Publications

India’s struggle for Independence Bipan Chandra

NCERT Bipan Chandra

Themes in Indian History Part III

Spectrum

 

HOW TO PREPARE GEOGRAPHY?

In UPSC prelims preparation of the Geography portion, the majority of the questions are asked from Indian geography followed by General geography and world map.

This part of the syllabus can be coved from-

GEOGRAPHY Fundamentals of Physical Geography Class XI NCERT

India: Physical Environment Class XI NCERT

Fundamentals of Human Geography Class XII NCERT

India: People & Economy Class XII NCERT

Certificate Physical & Human Geography GC Leong

BIAS Geography notes and maps

 

HOW TO PREPARE ECONOMICS?

If we analyse the previous year papers of General studies paper-1 in prelims, most of the question of Indian Economy are asked from Industry, Agricultural production, Exim Policy, Money and Banking, Public Finance, Economic Reforms, National Income, International Economic Forums and few aspects of International Economy.

In recent years, the number of questions being asked from this section has been increased. Most of the questions are being asked from basics and current affairs.

This part of the syllabus can be coved from-

ECONOMY Indian Economy Ramesh singh

Macroeconomics NCERT Class XII

Indian Economic Development NCERT Class XI

Economic Survey Selective reading from Prelims perspective

The Hindu / Business Standards Newspapers

BIAS ECONOMY NOTES

 

HOW TO PREPARE ENVIRONMENT? 

In the recent years, the importance of the Environment section has increased to an immense level. The number of questions from this section a varying from 15-30 in recent years.

This part of the syllabus can be coved from-

ENVIRONMENT Shankar IAS Material

BIAS Environment Notes

HOW TO PREPARE GENERAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY?

General Science part is divided into- Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Science and Technology. Every year around 10-15 questions are asked from this section.

This part of the syllabus can be coved from-

General Science

Science & Technology

 NCERT books

Current affairs

 

HOW TO PREPARE CURRENT AFFAIRS?

Current Affairs plays a crucial role in the entire process of Civil services examination. In UPSC preliminary exam, the number of questions from this section are significantly high. Questions asked are whether direct or linked with the static part of the syllabus. Read news papers(The Hindu/Indian Express) daily, follow BIAS daily current affairs which covers The Hindu, Indian Express, PIB LS & RS TV news.

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