There has been changes in the way UPSC preliminary examination is conducted. Earlier, the pattern included one General Studies paper and one Optional paper. The optional paper was as per the students choice. The main problem with such a system was varying levels of difficulties in different optional paper, which often led to confusion and UPSC had to 'scale up' an … [Read more...] about Should UPSC Make CSAT Preliminary Marks Public ?
Official UPSC site had announced that the notification for CSAT examinations would be out on 17th of February 2011. Today is 18th and still the notification is not out yet. However, I spoke to one of the aspiring candidate and she told me that the notification will be out on 19th February, 2011, i.e. tomorrow. This time there are around 800+ seats to be filled in through … [Read more...] about When Will 2011 UPSC CSAT Notification Come Out ?
It is "Times of Change" this year ! First it was Union Service Public Commission (UPSC), which made some remarkable changes to it's selection process (currently changes are made only to preliminary examination), which has come in after about 30+ years. It brought in CSAT, the conventional 'optionals' paper, is removed and instead a Civil Services Aptitude Test paper is … [Read more...] about KPSC Examination Pattern Is Changing From Next Year – 2011
UPSC recently announced on their official website that soon they will release some copies of model question Paper for CSAT. Thinking on general terms, we can come up with a paper which would pretty much be like a CSAT paper. In my opinion, to begin with, those who are preparing for the CSAT 2011 exams should start with strengthening their fundamentals, especially … [Read more...] about CSAT 2011 Model Paper
What is the age limit for CSAT 2011? I just got a few mails asking me what the age limit is, for taking up CSAT in 2011 ? Let me tell you that only the pattern of examination has changed for Civil Services Preliminary Exams, and there is no other change, either in the format, or in the structure, or the age criteria. Therefore, the age limit for CSAT 2011 is … [Read more...] about UPSC CSAT 2011 Age Limit?