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December 27, 2021

Civil Servants – The Harbingers of Hope, Faith, and Growth in India! Leadership as a Quality for an Officer!

Those who serve society as public servants lead a group of people. A good leader should lead by example so that his punctuality, dedication, and positive attitude instil the same... Read more

December 22, 2021

Believe you can, and you are halfway there! Mock Interviews – are they useful?

  Essentially, a mock interview is a conversation exercise that provides a simulated experience of an actual interview. Candidates are encouraged to assess their performance in this interview for UPSC.... Read more

December 20, 2021

UPSC 2023! Are you ready?

For your name to appear on the final list, you must make sure that your physical and mental health is taken care of on a priority basis. It would help... Read more

December 15, 2021

Tips to improve your memory for UPSC preparation

Memory is a mental faculty. It can be trained. Just like your muscles can be prepared. You must keep your muscle mass as you enter the 40s and 50s. It’s... Read more

December 13, 2021

Be the change you want to see in the World!

You do not have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great! There are many ravines and barren lands between Firozabad and Agra, on either... Read more

December 8, 2021

An analysis of Civil Servants Career Development

A career evolves positions, roles, tasks, and professional experiences. A career is the idea of advancement or progress in a particular field or organization. Careers are also often synonymous with... Read more

December 5, 2021

Essay topics for UPSC Prelims and Mains Preparation

Here are some of the important essay topics from the recent question papers Indian Society at the crossroads Judicial Activism Modernism and our traditional socio-ethical values Poverty anywhere is a... Read more

November 24, 2021

Suggestions for UPSC Essay Topics

Here is a list of essay topics a student should prepare for Prelims and Mains. Is the colonial mentality impacting India’s success? Explore on an evolutionary scale the terms’ Swadhinata’,... Read more

November 17, 2021

How to Prepare for World History for UPSC 2023

The World History section has been added to the UPSC Civil Services Mains exam.   Here are some strategies and guidelines to prepare for the UPSC Mains exam. The GS Paper,... Read more

November 10, 2021

Power of Positive Thinking

The goal of positive thinking is to make an individual feel good and be in a better mood. Positive thinking helps improve an individual’s health conditions. Looking for the positive... Read more

November 1, 2021

Effective Preparation Strategy for UPSC 2023

There are three stages to the UPSC Civil Service Exam: Prelims, Mains, and Final Personal Interview To give you a brief about the process. There are 200 marks for each... Read more

October 19, 2021

IRS as a Career Choice!

India’s largest financial agency is the Indian Revenue Service, which deals with a wide variety of financial and economic matters. In addition to distributing         and collecting direct and indirect... Read more

October 13, 2021

Which institute provide best mock test series for IAS?

Capstone IAS Academy provides the best test series powered by ExcelOn. Capstone IAS Academy presents ExcelOn Smart Test Series!ExcelOn Academy’s SMART UPSC Test Series in association with Capstone IAS Academy!... Read more

October 6, 2021

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more and do more for the country, you are the leader!

IFS Officer Sneha Dubey – The apt response to Pakistan’s Imran Khan at the UN The young diplomat took Pakistan to task for raising the Kashmir issue in her address... Read more

September 28, 2021

Anthropology an optional Subject

UPSC aspirants have a big decision to make when choosing their optional subject. Choosing anthropology is one of the best choices. However, a lot depends on how much the candidate... Read more

September 22, 2021

Miracles are possible – An interesting read about the Miracle Man in Manipur!

Armstrong Pame is one of the first IAS officers from the Zeme tribe of Tamenglong community-initiated and built a 100 km long road popularly known as the people’s road connecting... Read more

September 14, 2021

Ace Your Interview

Mock interviewers tend to focus excessively on clothing, suit colors, and walking manners. As a matter of fact, they are not important. Your answer gives an indication of your personality.... Read more

September 9, 2021

A subject paving the way!

The world we see today is vastly different from what existed a century ago! and so has the scope of public administration also changed. During the ancient and medieval times,... Read more

September 7, 2021

A call to serve – public administration as a subject paving the way!

Once again, the world today is vastly different from what existed a century ago, and the scope of public administration has also changed. It is difficult to determine whether this... Read more

September 1, 2021

Ansar Ahmad Shaikh’s Success Story

At age 21, Ansar Ahmad Shaikh became the youngest candidate to pass the UPSC Civil Services exam in 2015 with an all-India rank of 361 in his first attempt. Ansar... Read more

August 30, 2021

Choosing IPS as your Profession – What you need to know!

A magical set of three letters – “IPS” – can sound the war drums into the hearts of many young Indians. Crime-fighters and those who hate crime and criminals dream... Read more

August 24, 2021

Is coaching a must to crack the IAS exam

Why is coaching Necessary for UPSC Cracking UPSC  – is it a up-hill task ? With the right assistance and the appropriate direction once can clear this exam. Most of... Read more

August 24, 2021

Capstone IAS Academy ties up with ExcelOn Academy to help Students in UPSC Preparation to become IAS officers.

Chennai, Tamil Nadu: An intelligent use of artificial intelligence! Capstone IAS Academy is an online coaching program with interactive virtual classes, expert faculties, mentoring sessions, and mock interviews for UPSC exam... Read more

August 23, 2021

Life of An IAS Officer

As one of the top civil services in the country, the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is no secret. Those who clear the exam and interview go on to become civil... Read more

August 16, 2021

Breaking The Glass Ceiling: A Mother’s Story

Despite her two highs and two lows, mother of a 4-year-old and second place holder in 2017, Anu Kumari has done it all. Despite having an MBA and obtaining a... Read more

August 15, 2021

Serving His Country After Leaving A High Paying Job Abroad:

Among the top 10 in 2017, Abhishek Surana was a boy with a vision. Born in Bhilwara, Rajasthan, he went on to study at IIT Delhi. From an early age,... Read more

August 12, 2021

How to Stay Motivated for the UPSC Exam

For the IAS exam, aspirants should have enough confidence. The following tips can help to regain confidence if they find themselves in doubt during the UPSC exam.  Effective Mentoring Mentoring... Read more

August 10, 2021

Critical Thinking – Critical for success in Civil Services?

Each of us has a unique way of perceiving or understanding the events, challenges, and circumstances that occur in our lives. Ultimately, our perception is what shapes the way we... Read more

August 10, 2021

In Nagaur, Rajasthan, district collector Jitendra Kumar Soni facilitated the installation of electrical connections in 3,068 schools

Dr. Soni became the district collector for Nagaur district in Rajasthan in July 2020, and since then, over 900 schools have been fully electrified. In their campaign Ujaas, this civil... Read more

August 10, 2021

Neha Bhosle quit her successful corporate job to sit for UPSC and achieved AIR 15

Having grown up in Mumbai – the city of dreams, Neha Bhosle is a Maharashtrian. Her family was originally from Ratnagiri.   The Maharashtra-native studied engineering at Mumbai University. As... Read more

August 10, 2021

The success story of Ankita Chaudhary, who lost her mother while preparing for the UPSC exam

Originally from the Rohtak district of Haryana, Ankita Chaudhary now resides in Delhi. Her schooling was at Rohtak’s Indus Public School. Ankita joined the Hindu College in Delhi after her... Read more

August 9, 2021

Best IAS online Coaching 2022

As the  UPSC coaching academy founded by a group of like-minded former Civil Servants, the courses we offer have been designed by experts who have not only cleared the UPSC... Read more

July 28, 2021

How good is taking psychology in the UPSC optional subject?

Psychology is the study of the mind and behavior from a scientific lens.   It reveals the working of the human mind and the way people behave. It is a... Read more

July 27, 2021

How do I write essay for upsc?

Formal essays are typically impersonal, written by an authority, and lack emotional content. In a report cited by the government, there may also be factual information included. References from first-person... Read more

July 26, 2021

Is there any good online coaching for UPSC CSE?

Capstone IAS Academy, India’s most comprehensive online coaching for UPSC. With the best to guide, tutor and mentor you. Structured Study Plans Planned Study material Online Coaching Mock tests Interview... Read more

July 25, 2021

Which are the best online classes available for the sociology optional of the UPSC civil services?

Capstone IAS Academy offers the best online coaching for all optional subjects. Crack IAS with a structured IAS coaching program. Preparing with India’s leading officers and experienced teachers. Our faculty... Read more

July 24, 2021

What are the few things one should avoid while attending the UPSC?

Aspirants make many changes in their daily habits, lifestyle, and relationships, including managing the pressures of their family members and friends as well as managing the lifestyle changes of their... Read more

July 12, 2021

Tips – Understanding Essay writing & Essay Strategy in the Civil Services Examination

Essays are short pieces of writing that investigate a specific topic. A short piece of prose that examines a subject expresses an opinion or demonstrates the validity of a point... Read more

July 12, 2021

How to write an effective essay for Civil Services Examination

Choose the essay you know most about discussed in the earlier blog – Tips – Understanding Essay writing & Essay Strategy in the Civil Services Examination.  Read the topics given twice... Read more

July 12, 2021

Capstone IAS Academy ties up with ExcelOn Academy to help Students in UPSC Preparation to become IAS officers.

Chennai, Tamil Nadu: An intelligent use of artificial intelligence! Capstone IAS Academy is an online coaching program with interactive virtual classes, expert faculties, mentoring sessions, and mock interviews for UPSC exam... Read more

July 6, 2021

Choosing Psychology as an Optional Subject

While choosing an optional subject, there are many aspects that you will consider. When you are an aspirant, the way you perceive a subject when you do not know anything... Read more

July 6, 2021

Preparation tips for UPSC Beginners

Millions aspire to clear the prestigious UPSC exam. Capstone IAS Academy is a leading UPSC training institute in India, established with the sole motto for students excelling in the examination.... Read more

July 5, 2021

How to avoid burnout while Preparing for the UPSC Civil Services Examination

The UPSC Civil Services attracts lakhs of brilliant candidates every year who want to become civil servants for our country. But only a handful of them make it. Their victory... Read more

June 29, 2021

Topper Strategy – Cracking Civil Services in the first attempt.

IAS Exam Pattern The examination is in three stages. You have to clear the first stage to move to the next. The number of candidates at each stage gets diminished.... Read more

June 25, 2021

How to know which optional subject to select in UPSC

All those students who want to pursue civil services usually have this question in their minds. This is the decision you have to take if you want to attempt the... Read more

June 23, 2021

Grooming Tips for the Personality interview for UPSC

Apart from your theoretical and analytical abilities, an opinion forms with your first impression by the panel. We are going to look for grooming tips for the personality interview in... Read more

June 21, 2021

Why to Choose Capstone IAS Academy for IAS Online Coaching The Pandemic – A time to Start!

Over the last few years, e-learning has grown rapidly. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the education sector has changed forever. The disruptions in the continuity of teaching and learning due... Read more

June 19, 2021

How do I strategize and manage time during the UPSC preparation?

Capstone IAS Academy – Your pathway to IAS Initially, it is rather intimidating to understand where to begin. But follow time-tested time management techniques and you are good to go.... Read more

June 17, 2021

How to write a good Essay in the IAS examination?

In Essay writing for civil service examination discussing the topic, writing the data relevant to the topic, writing quotes relevant to the topic and writing stories relevant to the topic... Read more

June 15, 2021

How to become an IAS officer after graduation?

In the year 2020, the number of aspirants who have registered for the IAS examination is 10.58 lakhs approximately. These students hail from 72 cities of India. In the year... Read more