Dr. Anurag Agrawal
60 Hours Online Live Classes by OSN Academy.
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|1||HRM / IAS (Mains) in English Literature||10:30 AM - 11:30 AM|
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), which is a constitutional body, recruits the candidates for the various posts through a rigorous examination process which goes on for almost a year. The controlling authority for the IAS and IPS is The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and for IFS, it is the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate change.
The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is part of the executive branch of the Government of India. The IAS officers hold various strategic posts across the country and play an important role in the management of bureaucracy, both of the central government as well as the state governments.
Getting into the civil service is extremely difficult, especially the coveted IAS which is the top choice of most of the aspirants. UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam Optional Subject consists of 2 papers. Each paper is of 250 marks, making a total of 500 marks.
The syllabus consists of two papers, designed to test a first-hand and critical reading of texts prescribed from the following periods in English Literature: Paper I: 1600-1900 and Paper II : 1900-1990.
There will be two compulsory questions in each paper : a) A short-notes question related to the topics for general study, and b) A critical analysis of UNSEEN passages both in prose and verse.