UPSC IAS Topper
Meet Shubhankar Pratyush Pathak, who secured an All India Rank (AIR) 11 in UPSC CSE 2021 in his first attempt.
In 2020, he graduated from IIT Dhanbad with a degree in Electrical Engineering.
Strategy and Suggestions for Future Aspirants
Refer to the minimum resources, read minimum books, but revise these multiple times.
I followed that limited resources & books recommended by toppers
You have to analyze the previous year's questions papers by which you will know about the pattern of prelims and mains exam.
As all the toppers suggest, I also give the same suggestion that you have to practice as many mock tests as possible.
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By giving these mock tests, you will get to know about your weak areas and gradually work on them.
Focus on answer writing and pay special attention to essays, ethics, and optional subjects.
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I used to study for 8 to 10 hours per day, but during peak hours, I increased my time to 12 to 15 hours.
UPSC Topper Success Tips
For the interview,
you have to focus on your communication skills.
The panel will check how you convey your ideas and thoughts to the interviewer.
So it's very important to give mock interviews.
If you are not able to refer to any test series, then focus on the past 10 years' previous year question papers. This will definitely give you an edge.
Focus, patience, and consistency are the key points. This UPSC exam is not as difficult as people say. You can clear it even in your very first attempt, provided you have to play it smartly.
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