Writing an Essay – Showing who you are, on paper. – Mittali Sethi, IAS (Essay -160 marks)

  Writing an Essay – Showing who you are, on paper. – Mittali Sethi, IAS (Essay -160 marks)   Hi everyone! This will be the last in the series of articles I have written at Insights regarding preparation for Civil Services. As I leave for training in a day, deadlines are here and so, my …

ESSAY STRATEGY by IAS TOPPER: Rank 63, Tanai Sultania, Essay marks 110 to 159

  ESSAY STRATEGY by IAS TOPPER Tanai Sultania, Rank 63  Essay marks 110 (2015) to 159 (2016) Please follow the strategy which suits you. There can never be a single strategy to succeed in this exam. I would like to thank Chandra Mohan Garg Sir(AIR 25 ,2015) for sharing his essay notes. I read them multiple …

UPSC IAS ESSAY STRATEGY, and MOTIVATION by Ms Gazal Bharadwaj – Rank 40: Marks Jumped from 74 in CSE 2013 to 147 in CSE 2015

UPSC IAS Essay Strategy by Ms Gazal Bharadwaj (Rank 40) – One of the Highest Marks – 147  in Essay Paper (CSE – 2015) Why I write this post today is because essay writing has always been of interest to me, however in UPSC this was one paper which was ruining me during my last …

MOTIVATION: Don’t Neglect Essay Paper – It Can Land You Either in Top 50 or Out of the List

Many people who clear Prelims, write their first Essay in their first Mains. Because now one has to write essays to two topics,  most of the times for many aspirants 2 hours are spent on first essay and one hour is spent on second essay. Obviously, second essay suffers in quality. Overall marks will be …