[Marksheet & Cutoff] UPSC Civil services exam 2015 Prelims, Mains and Final stage- marks & cutoffs declared

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Know your Marks for Prelim & Mains Cutoff-UPSC-2015 Cutoff-UPSC-2014 Cutoff-UPSC-2013 Know your Prelims & Mains Marks Click on the appropriate link to findout your score in UPSC civil services exam 2015 Marksheet: Prelims-2015 / CSAT Marksheet: Mains-2015 – Written not qualified Marksheet: Interview-2015 – Pass and Fail Civil Services Examination-2015 in an unprecedented display of efficiency and transparency, just a …

UPSC Declares Cutoffs & Official answerkey for 2014 Prelims, some debatable Qs finally settled, Min.passing marks in GS1 also

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2014 Cutoffs for Prelims, Mains & final 2014 Official Answerkey to Debatable Questions Buddha Visit Avanti or not? SLR utility Walk through Himalaya GEF Budding and grafting Veg. Propogation Seed Replacement 2014 Cutoffs for Prelims, Mains & final On 4th July 2015, UPSC declared the final result of civil services examination 2014. Since the “entire” exam process is now over, …

UPSC uploads official answerkey for CSAT-2013, lets check Decision Making & Debatable MCQs

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CSAT 2013 Official Answerkey Released Decision making Swamp deer Balance of Payment GDP Ecosystem productivity Temperature coastal vs interior Dynamic Changes on Earth surface Nirvana Sankhya School Ball bearing CSAT 2013 Official Answerkey Released After almost one year wait, UPSC has uploaded the answer key of the civil service and forest service prelim exam CSAT-2013 exam. Click ME But we …

UPSC uploads Marksheet of CSAT Prelims and Mains examination of 2013, file RTI to get your mains answercopies

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UPSC 2013 Prelims and Mains score available RTI for Photocopy of Mains Answersheet UPSC 2013 Prelims and Mains score available UPSC has uploaded the marksheets of prelims and mains exams for every candidate (irrespective of pass / fail) To check prelim score http://upscdaf.nic.in/DAF/csp_2013/login.php Mains marksheet (those who failed in mains) http://upscdaf.nic.in/DAF/csm_nq_marks_2013/login.php Mains + interview marksheet (those who cleared mains) http://upscdaf.nic.in/DAF/csm_q_marks_2013/login.php …

UPSC declares official cutoffs for 2013: Even Prelims had minimum passing marks in each paper! Cutoffs increased sharply for each category

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Official cutoffs for CS Minimum passing marks: Prelims Prelim Cutoffs Comparison Last three years Minimum Passing Marks Mains UPSC has declared the official cutoff marks for Civil service exam 2013 (Prelims, mains and interview stage) Original source: http://www.upsc.gov.in/exams/cut-off%20marks/2013/cs/Cut%20off%20cs.pdf You wont find above link on the FrontPage of UPSC website but if you click on “Examination” section & then scroll down …

[UPSC] Delhi’s coachingwalla circulating fake syllabus, No changes in GS/Optional syllabus or exam Pattern, Notification comes next Saturday

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Copy pasting UPSC’s official pressnote uploaded on their official website today (May-23-2014) There are no other changes in the format and syllabi of papers contained in the Civil Services Examination. except one- that  Government has decided to allow two additional attempts with consequential age relaxations to all categories of candidates w.e.f Civil Services Examination, 2014. (We already know these details, click …

[Nigvekar] What Dr.Kalam, CAG, CIC & UPSC members told him + Age-attempt reduction arguments (Part 1 of 4)

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Prologue [Input] From UPSC members: Rajni Razdan, Alka Sirohi, KK Paul [Input] UPSC members: IMG Khan & Lt.Gen Surinder Nath (retired) [Input] Dr.APJ Kalam [Input] Directors of LBSNAA, SVNPA, IIPM, NDA et al [Input] CIC Satyananda Mishra [Input] CAG Vinod Rai Why Reduce Age Attempt Limit? #1: Most toppers are from 21-28 age group #2: Research scholarship misused for UPSC …

[Nigvekar] Prelim Reforms: Less Comprehension in CSAT, Take Online exam, two years’ validity, transparency (Part 2 of 4)

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Prologue Shocker#1: CSAT paper-2 has too much comprehension & English Shocker#2: CSAT is Pro-Engineer & Anti Humanities Shocker#3: UPSC members are more “reformist” than Nigvekar! Combine Prelims +Mains to reduce time span Add more exam centers CSAT: there Need for Transparency Conduct Prelims online to reduce time span Give Prelim score card with 2 year validity Why Minimum 50% in …

[Nigvekar] Mains Reforms: Why GS papers ridiculously long in Mains-2013 (5000 words)? Because Nigvekar told them + many more shockers (Part 3 of 4)

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Prologue Shocker#1: Why was GS Mains 2013 too long? (5000 words) Shocker#2: Mains paper is checked by Single Examiner! Shocker#3: Nigvekar did not recommend world history & World geography etc. Shocker#4: Why IFoS merged with IAS/IPS exam? Mains Reforms Essay & Language papers Why Compulsory language paper irrelevant Compulsory English marks need to be counted in Merit list Remove Essay …

[Nigvekar] Interview Reforms: Score Table on fixed parameter, Personal Narrative Essay, Softcorner for Rural, Consolation prize for interview failed (Part 4 of 4)

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Prologue Interviews: Give soft corner to Rural candidates Every candidate should be interviewed by all boards Declare result on time Remove group B service Consolation prize for Interview failed Interview reform for Physically handicapped SSB like Group Task, Outdoor activities What Nigvekar recommends #1: Statement of Purpose (SoP) #2: “Score Table” for interview Misc. recommendations of Nigvekar R&D center in …

[RTI] Finally got the “top-secret” Nigvekar Committee report on Civil Service Exam Reforms- Even more radical than expected!

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Nigvekar report is more radical than I had expected Word of advice Index of the report Executive summary and recommendation Proposed Mains structure Count language marks in final list Double the Language marks for North East candidates Only graduation related optional subject Six group of Optional Subjects Personal narrative before interview Service preference can be changed during training Topper can …

DoPT clarifies on the Age/Attempt relaxation in the UPSC Civil Service exam: Gen 32 year (6 attempt), OBC 35 (9 attempt), SC/ST 37(Unlimited), PH-42 to 47

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#1: UPSC age/attempt relaxation: DoPT elaborates further: General category OBC category SC/ST category PH category Unofficial notes about age/attempt limit Q. what about IFoS exam? Q. What about JK residents and Ex-Servicemen? Q. Do Central service employees get additional age/attempt relaxation? Q. What counts as attempt? Q. When is the age counted? 1st August or 1st January? Q: is this …