GS MAINS TEST SERIES FOR CSE-2018

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Objective:
To develop answer writing skills in candidate’s appearing for Civil Services Mains Examination, 2018.


Starts on 17th September, 2017


Total 30 Tests for Mains examination (17 GS Sectional and 8 GS Full Syllabus GS Tests) + 5 Essay Tests.


Fees:
Candidate will have freedom to opt for flexible number of tests. e.g. If candidate opts for UF-14 ( 14 GS Tests + 2 Free Essay Tests) module, he/she may write any 14 GS tests out of total 25 GS tests and 2 Essays tests out of 5 essay tests scheduled in programme.



FREEDOM Module

FREEDOM Module codeFees (Rs.)Pay Now
UF-14 (14 Tests) + Free 2 essay 10,500
UF-16 (16 Tests) + Free 2 Essay Tests11,500
UF-20 (20 Tests) + Free 5 Essay Tests13,500



ALL TESTS MODULE

Module Code.No. of TestsFees Structue (Rs.)Pay Now
UQ-3017 Sectional + 8 Full Syllabus + Free 5 Essay Tests17,000



DETAILED TEST SCHEDULE

Flexible schedule:
Candidate may write test on any date and at any time after the scheduled date of test at any of our UNIQUE test centers (on working days only). E.g. suppose test is scheduled on 1st Aug., candidate may write it on any date after 1st Aug.

TEST NO. DATESYLLABUS
117/09/2017

Modern Indian history:

  • Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present significant events, personalities, issues.
  • The Freedom Struggle - its various stages and important contributors or contributions from different parts of the country.
201/10/2017

Post-independence History + History of the world:

  • Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country.
  • History of the world will include events from 18th century such as industrial revolution, world wars, redrawal of national boundaries, colonization, decolonization, political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc. - their forms and effect on the society.
308/10/2017

Indian culture + Indian society:

  • Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.
  • Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.
  • Role of women and women's organization,
  • Population and associated issues,
  • Poverty and developmental issues,
  • Urbanization, their problems and their remedies.
  • Effects of globalization on Indian society.
  • Social empowerment,
  • Communalism, regionalism & secularism.
415/10/2017 Sun

Essay-1

522/10/2017

Physical Geography:

  • Salient features of world's physical geography.
  • Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc.,
  • Geographical features and their location - changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.
629/10/2017

Geography of India + Distribution of key natural resources across the world:

  • Geography of India
  • Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian subcontinent); factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India).
75/11/2017

Essay-2

812/11/2017

Indian Polity + Current issues -1

  • Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein.
  • Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions.
  • Comparison of the Indian constitutional scheme with that of other countries.
  • Parliament and State Legislatures - structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.
  • Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary
  • Ministries and Departments of the Government; pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity.
  • Salient features of the Representation of People's Act.
  • Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies.
  • Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.
  • Indian Polity: Current issues
919/11/2017

Governance + Social Welfare + Non-govt. sector:

  • Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.
  • Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.
  • Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.
  • Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector or Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
  • Issues relating to poverty and hunger.
  • Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability,
  • e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential;
  • Citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.
  • Role of civil services in a democracy.
1026/11/2017

International Relations:

  • India and its neighborhood- relations. Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India's interests.
  • Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India's interests,
  • Indian diaspora.
  • Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate.
113/12/2017

Revision Test

1210/12/2017

Essay - 3

1317/12/2017

Economy + Current-1:

  • Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.
  • Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.
  • Government Budgeting.
  • Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.
  • Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways, etc. Investment models.
  • Current Affairs
1424/12/2017

Economy + Current-2:

  • Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country,
  • Different types of irrigation and irrigation systems
  • Storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers.
  • Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices;
  • Public Distribution System- objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security;
  • Technology missions;
  • Economics of animal-rearing.
  • Food processing and related industries in India- scope and significance, location, upstream and downstream requirements, supply chain management.
  • Land reforms in India.
  • Current Affairs
1531/12/2017

Security + Disaster management + S & T + Ecology:

  • Science and Technology - developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology;
  • indigenization of technology and developing new technology.
  • Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.
  • Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.
  • Disaster and disaster management.
  • Linkages between development and spread of extremism.
  • Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.
  • Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention.
  • Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism.
  • Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate.
1607/01/2018

Revision test

1714/01/2018

Essay - 4

1828/01/2018

Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude + Case Studies:

  • Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships.
  • Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values.
  • Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world.
  • Case Studies
1904/02/2018 Sun

Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude + Case Studies:

  • Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion.
  • Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service , integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weakersections.
  • Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance.
  • Case Studies
2011/02/2018 Sun

Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude + Case Studies:

  • Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions;
  • Laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance;
  • Strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance;
  • Ethical issues in international relations and funding;
  • Corporate governance.
  • Probity in Governance: Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity; Information sharing and transparency in government, Right to Information, Codes of Ethics, Codes of Conduct, Citizen's Charters, Work culture, Quality of service delivery, Utilization of public funds, challenges of corruption.
  • Case Studies
2118/02/2018

Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude + Case Studies ( Full Syllabus Test.

05/03/2018 to 31/06/2018 No tests in this period.
2201/07/2018 G.S. PAPER- I FULL SYLLABUS
2322/07/2018 G.S. PAPER- II FULL SYLLABUS
2412/08/2018 G.S. PAPER- III FULL SYLLABUS
2502/09/2018 G.S. PAPER- IV FULL SYLLABUS
2615/09/2018 G.S. PAPER- I FULL SYLLABUS
2715/09/2018 G.S. PAPER- II FULL SYLLABUS
2816/09/2018 G.S. PAPER- III FULL SYLLABUS
2916/09/2018 G.S. PAPER- IV FULL SYLLABUS
3018/09/2018

Essay - 5




Test centers

Delhi

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Pune (Senapati Bapat Road)

Shivaji Housing Society, Off Senapati Bapat Road, Behind J.W. Marriot hotel, Near Aksharnandan School, Bahiratwadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411016 Tel- 020-25632050, 8805026949, 9850860011, 7745813344

Thane

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Dadar

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Please feel free to contact us at   020-25530335, 9823573344, 7745813344, 9923943344