PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: Strategy by Mukul Kumar Gupta, Rank 87, CSE – 2015

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION:  Strategy by Mukul Kumar Gupta, Rank 87, CSE – 2015 Hello Friends, I would like to share my strategy regarding public administration optional for civil services examination in this post. But before I start I want to share the facts based on which I chose it. I have also given details about the …

MOTIVATION: Alankrita Pandey, Came out of Depression to get Rank 85, UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2015

Alankrita Pandey Rank 85, UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2015 Hello Insights, Thank you for providing me this opportunity of sharing my experience of preparation. I have myself learnt a lot, have been inspired from previous year articles of toppers. If my forthcoming article is able to inspire and project even one mind towards the …

Insights REVISION PLAN for Prelims – 2016: Complete Timetable

Insights REVISION PLAN for Prelims – 2016: Complete Timetable First Update (Click Here) PDF (It’s PDF version of whole Article) [jetpack_subscription_form title=”Get Free Updates from Insights” subscribe_text=”Please Enter Your Email ID and Hit the Subscribe Button Below to Receive Updates about New Posts” subscribe_button=”Subscribe to Insights Updates” ] Why this plan Works for You: Most important …

UPSC IAS RANK – 4 ARTIKA SHUKLA: Preparation Strategy – First Attempt, Self Study, Followed Insights from Prelims to Interview

It is a proud moment for Insights and Insightians. Artika Shukla, who has secured All India Rank – 4 in her first attempt, in her own words, followed Insights with ‘operatic regularity‘ since December 2014 to till the day she reached her goal. This gives hope to both us and our followers. Yes, we know …

HISTORY OPTIONAL AND GS Strategy: Vivek Chauhan Rank – 300, CSE – 2015

HISTORY OPTIONAL AND GS Strategy: Vivek Chauhan Rank – 300, CSE – 2015 Read Vivek’s Inspirational Journey HERE    Hello friends, I am short of words to thank you all for your overwhelming response, love, support and praise that you have shown me in response to my previous article. Thank you so much. Many of …

ANTHROPOLOGY NOTES: S. Chitharanjan, Rank – 574 CSE – 2015

ANTHROPOLOGY NOTES: S. Chitharanjan, Rank – 574 CSE – 2015 We are happy to share Anthropology notes of  S. Chitharanjan, who has secured AIR 574 in Civil Services Examination, 2015. He is currently working in ITBP as Assistant Commandant. He opted IPS as first preference and he will get IPS. We thank him for his generosity. …

ANTHROPOLOGY STRATEGY: Chetan T.S. Rank – 193, Marks – 263, CSE – 2015

Few Words About InsightsOnIndia: Myself Chetan T.S., AIR 193, CSE 2015. I thank Kiran S, my roommate. Insights on India has created much needed ecosystem for civil service preparation in Bengaluru. I took last comprehensive offline tests at Insights which is conducted just a few days before CSE Main exam. I found it helpful as …

UPSC Prelims REVISION – 2016 : Insights Revision Plan for UPSC Prelims – 2016

Insights Revision Plan for UPSC Prelims Exam 2016 Last year, on May 28th we started integrated approach to Prelims + Mains revision and it was hugely popular and successful. Again this year, we are coming up with a more refined and focused version. If you follow it, be sure of revising each and every part of …

UPSC IAS ESSAY STRATEGY, and MOTIVATION by Ms Gazal Bharadwaj – Rank 40: Marks Jumped from 74 in CSE 2013 to 147 in CSE 2015

UPSC IAS Essay Strategy by Ms Gazal Bharadwaj (Rank 40) – One of the Highest Marks – 147  in Essay Paper (CSE – 2015) Why I write this post today is because essay writing has always been of interest to me, however in UPSC this was one paper which was ruining me during my last …

MOTIVATION: Poonam, Rank – 308, From Primary School Teacher to ACP to UPSC Civil Services Rank 308, Started at Age 28

Poonam Rank – 308, CSE – 2015 I am privileged to share my journey of UPSC which is inclusive of both struggle and success and I would also say slightly different from many others yet at the same time very similar to a lot of you. Let me Introduce myself, I am Poonam, Rank 308 …

MOTIVATION, TOPPER’S STRATEGY and TIPS: A Manju, Rank – 291 – Two Failed Prelims, Married and Housewife, CSE – 2015

Manju Adure Rank – 291, CSE – 2015 Let me begin by saying, success in civil services exam is within everyone’s reach. It’s about putting in quality in preparation and a matter of rectifying few mistakes which you are always bound to make, and to have proper guidance to take the preparation in the right …

Thank You Note: Dr Ravindra Goswami, Rank – 152, Cleared while working as Doctor (CSE – 2015)

Dr Ravindra Goswami Rank – 152, CSE – 2015 The age at which I decided to give the civil service examination was not in favour of me, neither was the social structure (Being married and father of two children – society was expecting more active involvement in family matters). Yet it was my wife who showed me …

Topper’s Tips for UPSC Mains Answer Writing: Kirthi C, Rank – 14 – Third Attempt, General Studies Score – 417!

Kirthi has been Insights follower (since Day-2!) since we started answer UPSC Mains writing challenges (it was Insights which first started answer writing challenges online). You can check her first answer HERE. She encourage us by constantly interacting on our posts (HERE) and praising our efforts (HERE). We had posted here first interview (Marks 215) transcript …

TOPPER’S STRATEGY: J Snehaja, Rank 103 – Failed in Two Prelims, Scored Third Highest Interview Score (206) in 2015

J.Snehaja Rank 103, CSE – 2015 4th Attempt   Details of previous attempts: Failed to clear prelims in 2011 and 2012. In 2013 missed the final rank by 8 marks and got in the reserve list. Got Armed Force Headquarter service in the reserve list. My UPSC journey started after I cleared CA in 2011. …

MOTIVATION: Failed in 4 Prelims, Rank 300 in 6th Attempt – Amazing Story of Vivek Chauhan, a Insights Follower

My Journey Vivek Chauhan Rank – 300, CSE – 2015                                       My journey starts with running after train at 5:30 am in morning every day, I lived in Ghaziabad but my school was almost 35 km away from my home, it was a government school (at civil lines Delhi), every day I spent 5 hours  on …

DETAILED UPSC Preparation Strategy: Chandra Mohan Garg, Rank – 25, UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2015

My UPSC Preparation Strategy  Chandra Mohan Garg Rank – 25,  CSE – 2015                                 I feel privileged today to share my two cents on civil services preparation. Before I begin let me clearly state that there is no magic wand to clear civil services. Also there is no correlation of intelligence and high aptitude with …

PROUD MOMENT: Employment News Recommends Insights on India for UPSC Civil Services Exam Preparation on Government Site

Even a small recognition or acknowledgement of our work will motivate us to do what we are doing on consistent basis. We all need support and recognition for the work we do. When a topper acknowledges that he/she used our website and it was useful for him in getting rank, it motivates us further. But, …

TOPPER’S STRATEGY: Rohan Botre, Rank – 187, UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2015

Rohan Botre Rank – 187, CSE – 2015   Educational qualifications Masters of sciences (MS) Civil engineering—Purdue University, USA Bachelors of Engineering— Pune university, India When I was in 10th standard I came across a documentary related to the IAS training academy at Mussoorie. I was inspired by that documentary and later tried to explore more …

Experience at Insights Offline Mains Class – Keerthishree, Rank – 380 CSE – 2015

My Insights Experience Keerthishri S Rank – 380, CSE – 2015 Disclaimer: This article is not an advertisement of our classes. We provided same tests FREE of cost online and we intend to do the same this year. Moreover, we take very few serious aspirants and try to provide them with good environment for their …

TOPPER’S STRATEGY: Srinivas Gowda, Rank – 105, UPSC Civil services Exam – 2015

Srinivas Gowda Rank – 105, CSE – 2015 Srinivas was our student at Insights offline class for Mains – 2015. Towards his success, our contribution is minimal. Ultimately, it’s his dedication and hard work that has brought him a good rank.  We, on behalf of entire Insights community congratulate him on his success.  Phalasyastiti vishvaasa siddhya prathama lakshanam …