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Test Series Programme for Preliminary Examination - 2018

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Preliminary Examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission is considered as the first step towards your destination of becoming an IAS officer. More than depth of knowledge, it is an examination focused on testing the clarity regarding the issues of general awareness mentioned in the syllabus. Hence regular exercise of objective question papers along with planned comprehensive study plan is a step in preparation which can't be overlooked by any sincere aspirant.

In order to assist you in preparing step-by-step for the preliminary examination, Drishti brings you its awaited and acclaimed 'Test-series for Prelims' starting on 3rd December, 2017.

This Test-series will be conducted as per UPSC's changing trends with a balanced approach towards static as well as dynamic portion of the syllabus. Our academic team promises well-strategized and up-to-date test series of GS & CSAT followed by quick results and doubt clearing sessions.

  • Flexible Programme as per student’s requirement.
  • Both Module-wise and Comprehensive Programme.
  • Question paper will cover both dynamic and traditional areas as per latest trends.
  • Precise Answer Booklet with Explanations.
  • Doubt clearing sessions by an expert team(one to one).
  • Question Paper will be set bilingually.
  • Detailed solution will be given to students after each test.
  • Classroom & Online Test facilities available.

This is an innovative programme designed to cater to the needs of aspirants with different levels of preparation of students. We have formed different set of Modules based on nature of the topics and their respective weightage in the UPSC Prelims exam. Module-wise tests make preparation more effective by dividing whole preparation into a set of achievable targets. So it will be manageable for candidates to get prepared for each test and hence cover the whole syllabus step by step. And comprehensive tests will provide simulation effect to face the real test of UPSC.

10 module tests will help you covering whole syllabus thoroughly. They'll be followed by 10 (5 G.S. + 5 CSAT) full Model Tests on UPSC pattern to give you feel of the final face-off by giving UPSC exam environment including trend of Questions, emphasis on relevant dynamic syllabus, need of time-management, etc. Also all India ranking after each test will help in assessing your performance. Our simultaneous guidance and support will help you in improving your performance.

English Schedule Hindi Schedule

For Offline :

GS Test : Afternoon 12:00 - 2:00 PM

CSAT Test : 03:00 PM - 05:00PM

For Online :

1: No Time Bar : There is no restriction of ‘fixed timing’ for online user as test can be taken anytime 24*7 as per one’s comfortability.

2: Two hour Test : Test duration will be of two hours similar to UPSC pattern.

3: Ease of taking Test : Considering various limitations of ‘Online Test’ like internet failure or some unavoidable reason during test, we have also provided ‘Pause’ option between the test, so you need not to start your test all over again, if interrupted.

Test No & Date Test Syllabus
8th Jan 2017 Full Test
Test 1
15th Jan 2017
1. History of India : Part I
  • Art & Culture
  • Ancient History
  • Medieval History

2. Current Affairs - June 2016
Test 2
29th Jan 2017
1. History of India : Part 2 and Indian National Movement
  • Modern Indian History
  • Post Independence History

2. Current Affairs - July 2016
Test 3
12th Feb 2017
  1. Indian Geography - Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India
  2. Current Affairs - August 2016
Test 4
26th Feb 2017
  1. World Geography - Physical, Social and Economic Geography of World
  2. Current Affairs - September 2016
Test 5
5th March 2017
  1. Environment and Ecology
  2. Current Affairs - October 2016
  3. India Year Book (Chapter- 8, 9, 11, 12,21, 24)
  4. Budget
Test 6
26th March 2017
  1. General Science and Science & Technology
  2. Current Affairs - Nov. & Dec. 2016
  3. India Year Book (Chapter- 4, 17, 23, 26)
  4. Economic Survey (Chapter- 1 to 7)
  5. Budget
Test 7
9th April 2017
  1. Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System,Panchayati Raj, Public Policy,Rights Issues, etc.
  2. Current Affairs - Jan. & Feb. 2017
  3. India Year Book (Chapter- 10, 16, 20, 27, 28)
  4. Economic Survey (Chapter- 8 to 14)
  5. Budget
Test 8
16th April 2017
  1. Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty,Inclusion, Demographics,Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
  2. Current Affairs - March to till Date
  3. India Year Book (Chapter- 7, 13, 22)
  4. Manorama Year Book
  5. Economic Survey (Chapter- 15 to 20)
  6. Budget
Test 9
23rd April 2017

Due to MCD Election on April 23rd, Your test (on April 23rd) is being rescheduled from April 23rd to April 30th.

  1. Revision of Current Affairs
  2. Revision of India Year Book
  3. Revision of Manorama Year Book
  4. Revision of Economic Survey
Test 10
7th May 2017
  1. Revision of Current Affairs
  2. Revision of India Year Book
  3. Revision of Manorama Year Book
  4. Revision of Economic Survey
Test 11
14th May 2017
Model Test 1
Paper I - General Studies
Paper II - CSAT
Test 12
21st May 2017
Model Test 2
Paper I - General Studies
Paper II - CSAT
Test 13
28th May 2017
Model Test 3
Paper I - General Studies
Paper II - CSAT
Test 14
4th June 2017
Model Test 4
Paper I - General Studies
Paper II - CSAT
Test 15
11th June 2017
Model Test 5
Paper I - General Studies
Paper II - CSAT

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For Online :

  1. How do I register for the Test Series?

    Ans :- Click on the Enroll Now button. You can pay using Net Banking/ Debit and Credit Card.
  2. What after I have enrolled?

    Ans :- After successful payment, We will send you User id and Password within 2 Hours on your registered Email id .
  3. What will be the duration of the Test Series Course?

    Ans :- One year from the starting date of test series.
  4. Is Test Series available in Hindi and English medium?

    Ans :- Yes, Test Series is available in both English and Hindi medium.
  5. Will there be All India Ranking?

    Ans :- Yes, All India Ranking will be there for each Test.
  6. Can I get question papers and detailed solution in PDF format?

    Ans :- Yes, we will send you question papers and detailed solution in PDF format after test date.
  7. How can I receive Support?

    Ans :- You can contact our support team at mobile no : 8130392359 and also seek support using Email : . Support requests are replied within 24 hours, usually much sooner.

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