How to become an IAS officer

The UPSC Civil Services Examination is arguably the most challenging exam in India.

To better understand the UPSC Exam pattern, one needs to pay close attention to the UPSC Prelims Syllabus,

UPSC Mains Syllabus and CSAT Syllabus.

You must go through NCERT Books for the UPSC exam and revise them thoroughly atleast 3-to 4 times before the UPSC Exam.

By solving previous year's question papers, you will get conceptual clarity about the IAS Exam and the difficulty level

which will help you in time management and give you an idea of what areas to focus on to clear the UPSC Exam.

You need a basic understanding and conceptual clarity of news events nationally and internationally.