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UPSC Coaching in Chandigarh

UPSC Coaching in Chandigarh

Gyan Sagar Institute, Chandigarh, has emerged as a Top-Notch institute in the arena of quality education. Our Institute has been recognised as the Best UPSC Coaching in Chandigarh. At Gyan Sagar Institute, we provide you with the best of quality, be it an expert faculty or significant study material. All the stuff here is combined to ensure the highest success rate of our students. We claim to be the best in the field and our success results speak for the matter. Our satisfied alumni vouch for our excellence. From teaching pattern, to syllabus everything is designed in concern to students only so they get the maximum out of the entire module. This reliability of the students on us, has made Gyan Sagar Institute, Chandigarh as the best Institute for IAS Coaching in Chandigarh.

Best UPSC Coaching in Chandigarh

In today’s scenario, students have no dearth of opportunities when it comes to career options. Every field is growing and so are the opportunities there. Still, amid all this progress, the honour and prestige of an IAS Officer remains unmatched to any other profession.

The reverence and respect that an IAS officer commands is so high spirited and luring for most of the aspirants. The job though, is not very high paid, but the prestige and respect it commands compensates for everything.

The success rate through the exam is very low; still there is no lack in passion of students towards it.

For, IAS (Indian Administrative Services) an exam is conducted by UPSC (Union public service commission).

There are around 10 lakhs forms received by UPSC from aspirants of IAS Exam. Out of which on an average 60% appears in PT, these shows about the low success rate of the exam, still the passion and number of applications keep on increasing every year.


  • The candidate should be a graduate from any government recognised university.
  • The candidate must be older than 21 years but less than 32 years. For OBC category is restrict to 35 years and for SC/ST it is restricted to 37 years old.
  • Number of attempts is limited, for Open category it  is limited to 6 attempts, for OBC category it is limited to 9 attempts and for SC/ST candidate there is no limitation (Any number of attempts)

Selection Procedure:

The selection is done in three stages –

  1. Preliminary Test
  2. Mains Written Exam
  3. Interview

Preliminary Test

PT is conducted in the month of August for which form and notification released by the Union Public Service Commission, New Delhi in the month of February.

PT exam has Two papers of 100 questions and 80 questions to be finished in two hours each.

These papers are named as

  • General Studies Paper I
  • General Studies Paper II

General Studies Paper II is a qualifying paper only with cut off score as 33%, the merit list is created solely based on score of GS Paper I.

Subjects covered under Exam I of IAS

  • Social Studies
  • Indian Economy
  • General Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Environment etc.

Syllabus covered under the respective subjects:

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
  • Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc.
  • General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialisation General Science.

Subjects for Paper II – (200 marks)

Comprehension and Aptitude.

Syllabus covered under the following:


  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision-making and problemsolving
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. – Class X level)

Cut off marks for both exams:

Paper I – 50-55 percent.

Paper II – It is a qualifying paper candidates need to score a minimum 33% marks in this paper to qualify.

UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam

After qualifying the Preliminary Examination candidates are allowed to go for mains exam which consist of two parts –

  • Written exam of nine papers
  • Personality test (also known as interview)

It consist of nine paper and followed by a personality test (Total marks is 1750)

  • One of the Indian language should be selected- 300 marks
  • English- 300 marks
  • Essay writing- 250 marks
  • Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World- 250 marks
  • Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International relations- 250 marks
  • Technology, Economic Development, Bio-diversity, Environment- 250 marks
  • Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude- 250 marks
  • One subject is selected from the prescribed optional subjects- 500 marks

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