Master the art of Essay Writing for UPSC CStE Presented by Nikhil Deshmukh
About me Appeared in UPSC CSE 2015 interview . Secured 156/250 in essay in UPSC CSE (mains) 2015 . B. Tech in Computer Science from NIT Nagpur 312 n essav in B. Tech in Computer Science from NIT Nagpur Three years of Work Experience in software industry . Holds a degree in Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Course fees: CONTRIBUTEs . Follow me on Unacademy at: https://unacademy.in/user/nikshelke
What is an Essay? Aldous Huxley, the famous English writer, said that essay is, "A literary device for saying almost everything about almost anything" A short pice of writing on a partilar subject. A short piece of writing on a particular subject
What are the types of essays? Narrative Essays: Telling a Story Descriptive Essays: Describing a Thing Informative Essays: Stating the Facts . Persuasive Essays: Convincing the Reader Persuasive Essays: Convincing the Reader
What does UPSC expect from candidates inessaiy paper? .Candidates may be required to write essays on multiple topics. They will be expected to keep closely to the subject of the essay to arrange their ideas in orderly fashion, and to write concisely. Credit will be given to effective and exact expression
IAS Preparation Books
Following are the links which have details about IAS preparation books needed for General Studies Papers and Optional papers. Apart from IAS exam preparation books, there are books recommended for Interview purpose as well. Also included are motivational books. The list has all time great books names that must be read in one’s lifetime. However, you should read them only after Mains.
These IAS Preparation books are categorised into Prelims and Mains books. There are some free e-books as well.
These books must be selectively bought and more emphasis should be on NCERT and few standard books. Apart from books, the main backbone of IAS exam preparation is understanding current issues very well. Hence, newspapers especially The Hindu is indispensable.
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- Fifty books on Contemporary India – Compiled by Umesh N.S.K. (IAS)
- Reference Books For UPSC Civil Services Prelims
- Reference Books For UPSC Civil Services Mains
- Books On India
- The 100 Best Books Of All Time
- Free E-Book On Ethics
- Free E-Book On Indian Art and Culture
- Download Yojana Magazines
- All Time Best Motivational Books
- Must Read Books For an IAS Aspirant
- Book List For Public Administration Optional Subject
- Complete Study Material On Indian Art and Culture
- Free study Material For Environment, Biodiversity – Mains