Rank in CSE-2016
|Number of attempts (include present one)|
- Prelims is not just about mugging up facts- understand the concepts
- HISTORY- I made separate notes on INC meetings – president- decision and timeline of events.
- ART AND CULTURE – Focus on architecture , Dance , music , paintings and literature
- GEOGRAPHY – International organisations related to current events
- ECONOMICS – Economic survey
- POLITY– Laxmikant and notes are sufficient.
- SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Current affairs – focus on Space technology and defence
- CURRENT AFFAIRS- The Hindu amd Any monthly magazine ( I followed institute magazine. Yojana kurukshetra- to know about new schemes , programs and their specificationCSAT- Workout Previous 2 year question papers
Views about importance of Test series:
Important but stick to one test series genuinely and you can use other test series inputs with respect to current affairs.
What to focus on for Mains Prep?
For essay I looked into previous year question papers and toppers answer sheet to have an idea. I Wrote 4 essays before mains. Analyze the trend of events.
Having a good writing skill is important. Making notes helps in framing answers.
Tips for students:
People fear to attempt more questions because of negative marks. Try to attend at least 70-75 questions starting with class test series – so that you will learn how to crack the answer.