Union Public Service Commission or (UPSC) examination refers to the candidate that appears to get admission in the job portfolios. The examination is offered by the Central Government Department of the Country. The jobs offered include the portfolios in the Revenue Department, Administrative Department, and the Technology Department among the many other departments into which the applicant can apply for and get admitted. The UPSC exam has a distinct exam pattern. It is similar in style to the JEE Mains Examination. The candidates appear before getting selected in prime engineering colleges located all over the country.
It requires meticulous preparation and strong willpower. It appears with the sense of determination to overcome obstacles and emerge triumphant in life. Thus it is very important to strategize each step and possess a calculated approach towards understanding the things that are required to be studied.
Following are the important points an applicant if he/she wishes to qualify for Civil Services Examination-
Reading Good Essays and Articles Found on The Internet
The primary aim for the interested applicant to qualify for the general paper in the UPSC examination is to read good essays and articles which are available on the Internet. When you read articles you find out about new vocabulary and you better understand the meanings of the different words mentioned in the articles.
Upon better understanding, you realize that the facts and figures in the essays would help you understand the implications of the words and you would be capable of understanding comprehensively the meaning of each word separately and therefore a better cognitive understanding of the concept of how you would appear for the exams would be clarified.
Building a Habit of Articles and Newspaper Editorials
If you want to qualify through the general papers of the UPSC examination you must build a good and comprehensive reading habit so that you can build a better understanding and the creation of a habit of newspaper editorials will also help you gain knowledge about the international arena and the events which are taking place there.
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Be accurate while noting down relevant lines and quotes from the informational piece that you are studying
While reading the articles minutely, you shall always note down the relevant lines and quotes. You might find it easy to apply them in certain essay-type questions. It helps you understand better how the pattern of the essay frames and it will be useful for applying these words in practice while writing a fresh new piece in your examination. The quotes would also add to the necessary amount of ornamentation requires for making your essays exclusive and different from others.
Prepare adequately on general topics like Information Technology, Development, and Empowerment of Women, etc.
It helps you frame your essay in a much better manner. If you are appearing for an examination post-2020, you must be well prepared about the informational aspects of the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Prepare a practical and not a philosophical approach to your Essay
The good thing about philosophy is that it preaches all the positivity that is existing in humanity. The negative thing about the philosophical approach is your essay. It might meander away from realism. It becomes difficult to maintain a rational approach to your essay if you are unable to portray the message through your essay.
In conclusion, it is important to understand that you must adopt a sensible approach while writing your General Essay paper for the UPSC Examination. Only then can you succeed and emerge triumphant with flying colors.
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