CSE 2023 Prelims Online Test Series for General Studies

UPSC Civil Services Examination can be cleared through a combination of meticulous planning, better guidance and discipline in studies. Next IAS is focused on helping every aspirant to develop temperament and strengthen their ability to crack the examination.

An important part of the preparation is the “Test Series” which is significant to keep a check on your preparation, practice better time management and boost your confidence for attempting the real Prelims paper on the D-day!

Our “Prelims Online Test Series, on General Studies is designed to give the real time prelims experience to the aspirants and provide in-depth coverage of the syllabus. In addition, the revision plans are methodologically designed to cover the entire static and current affair portions which strictly adheres to the UPSC pattern.

Features of our online test series:

  • Online tests are available 24*7
  • Designed to revise syllabus multiple times
  • Designed as per the UPSC pattern and latest trends
  • Overall Analysis report : This report will have
    • Your Score in that test, along with the number of questions attempted,Time Taken and the Rank secured.
    • Marks Distribution (positive , negative and unattempted questions)
    • Time wise Pi Chart ( Skipped, unproductive and productive)
  • Comparison Reports: Comparison reports clearly demonstrate your
    • Your score /Toppers Score
    • Your Time /Time taken by Topper
    • Your Accuracy/Topper's Accuracy
    • Top Ten toppers' score comparison

This detailed report surely helps the students to identify their weak areas, rectify their mistakes and improve on them for their betterment and high score.

  • Test Features
  1. Test Features Online tests available 24x7
  2. Test Features Designed to revise syllabus multiple times
  3. Test Features Detailed explanation
  4. Test Features Designed as per UPSC pattern and latest trends
  5. Test Features Equally focused on Basic and Avance Level Questions
  • Fee Structure
S.No. Package Name Test Package Cost Enroll
1 GS 60 Rs. 4000 + GST Rs. 3000 + GST
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2 CSAT 30 Rs. 2000 + GST Rs. 1500 + GST
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3 GS + CSAT 90 Rs. 5000 + GST Rs. 3500 + GST
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Note: Discount valid till 31st July, 2022
  • Test Structure
Test Type Difficulty Level No. of Questions Marks Time
24 Sectional Tests 12 Basic + 12 Advance 50 100 60 min.
14 Subject-wise Tests 7 Basic + 7 Advance 50 100 60 min.
12 Full Syllabus Tests 6 Basic + 6 Advance 100 200 120 min.
10 Mock Tests As per UPSC Standards 100 200 120 min.
  • Test Schedule
SYLLABUS OF SECTIONAL TESTS
Tests Test Activation Date Test Closing Date Test Syllabus No. of Ques. Marks Timing Negative Marks
1 01-08-2022 Modern History of India
Modern History of India
Advent of Europeans, Decline of Mughals, British occupation of Bengal, Subsidiary Alliance, Dalhousie, Structure of Company’s Government, British Land Revenue Policy, Economic Policies of British, Revolt of 1857, Government of India Act, 1858, Socio-Religious Reform Movement, Indian National Movement – Moderate Phase, Indian National Movement – Extremist Phase, Gandhian Era, Towards Independence etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66Marks
2 Ancient, Medieval and Art & Culture
Ancient History of India
Pre History to Later Bronze Age, Iron Age, Mauryan Empire, Post-Mauryan Kingdoms, Gupta Period, Post Guptas Period, Rajpoot Period, etc.
Medieval History of India
Literary Sources, Advent of Turks, Delhi Sultanate, Vijayanagara & Bahmani Kingdom, Mughal Empire, Maratha Empire, etc.
Art & Culture
Architecture, Sculpture, Pottery, Painting, Indian Music, Dances of India, Indian Theatre, Indian Puppetry Indian Philosophy, etc.
50 100 60 min. 0.66Marks
3 Indian Geography
Indian Geography
India Locational setting and Physiographic Regions, Indian Drainage System, Indian Climate, Indian Soils, Natural Vegetation of India (Forest), Indian Agriculture, Mineral Resources – India, Transportation–India, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
4 World and Physical Geography
Physical Geography
Geomorphology, Oceanography, Climatology, etc.
World Geography
Mapping, Distribution of key natural resources across the world, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
5 Indian Polity and Governance- I
Political systems
Concepts, forms and types, Political system as established by the Constitution,Indian Constitution: Historical Underpinnings, Evolution & Making of the Constitution, Features, Significant Provisions, The Preamble, etc.
The Union and its Territory, Citizenship, Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles & Fundamental Duties, Amendment of Constitution, Working of Indian Constitution and System of the government, Central Government: President, Vice President, Prime minister, Central Council of Ministers.
Indian Federalism and Centre-State Relations, Emergency Provisions, Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive; Ministries and Departments of the Government.
Parliament, State Government: Governor, Chief Minister, State Council of Ministers, State Legislature, etc.Judiciary: Supreme Court, High Courts, Subordinate Courts.
Local Government
Panchayati Raj, Local Urban Governmen
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
6 Indian Polity and Governance- II
Policies and Reforms
Police Reform, Administrative Reform, Judicial Reform, Political Reform, Social Audit, Public Policy: Making, Implementation, Evaluation and monitoring, Public Sector Management, Public-private partnerships (PPP), Rights Issues etc.
Governance
Good Governance, e-Governance, Transparency & Accountability – RTI, Citizen’s Charter & Anti-Corruption – Civil Society, People participation etc.
Constitutional & Non Constitutional Bodies, Elections and political parties: problems and processes, Electoral politics, Working of the political system since independence.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
7 Ecology and Environment
Ecology and Environment
Environment, Ecology, Ecosystem, Pollution – Air, Water, Soil, Ozone Depletion, Ocean Acidification, Energy Resources etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
8 Bio-diversity and Climate Change
Bio-diversity and Climate Change
Environment Acts, Policies, Initiatives, Organizations, National parks, Wildlife sanctuaries, Tiger reserves etc.
Bio-diversity: Levels of Biodiversity, Measurement of Biodiversity, Patterns of Biodiversity, Biodiversity Hotspots, Sources of Biodiversity, Loss of Biodiversity, Biodiversity Conservation etc.
Climate Change: Processes, Organizations, impacts, mitigation, EIA, Sustainable Development, India and Climate Change, Mitigation Strategies etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
9 Indian Economy - I
Macro Economy
Introduction to Economics, Inclusive Growth, Balance of Payment, Planning in India, Economic Reforms including Industrial Economics, Monetary System, Banking in India, Financial Markets, Agriculture and Allied Activities, Poverty, Inequality and Unemployment, International Institutions and Trade Agreements, Infrastructure Sector, Public Private Partnership, Food Processing Sector, Black Economy, Fiscal Policy, Inflation, Foreign Investment, etc.
Micro Economy
Basic Concepts, Theory of Choice, Demand Curve, Law of Demand, Income Effect and Substitution Effect, Giffen Goods, Veblen Goods, Demand Elasticity (DE), Supply Curve and Law of Supply, Market Equilibrium, Market Structure, Perfect Competition, Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition, Oligopoly, Monopsony, Cost of Production etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
10 Indian Economy - II
Macro Economy
Introduction to Economics, Inclusive Growth, Balance of Payment, Planning in India, Economic Reforms including Industrial Economics, Monetary System, Banking in India, Financial Markets, Agriculture and Allied Activities, Poverty, Inequality and Unemployment, International Institutions and Trade Agreements, Infrastructure Sector, Public Private Partnership, Food Processing Sector, Black Economy, Fiscal Policy, Inflation, Foreign Investment, etc.
Micro Economy
Basic Concepts, Theory of Choice, Demand Curve, Law of Demand, Income Effect and Substitution Effect, Giffen Goods, Veblen Goods, Demand Elasticity (DE), Supply Curve and Law of Supply, Market Equilibrium, Market Structure, Perfect Competition, Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition, Oligopoly, Monopsony, Cost of Production etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
11 General Science
General Science
Life Sciences: Cell and related concepts, Biomolecules, Genetics, Human Physiology, Plants, Diversity in Living World, etc.
Physics: Basic concepts of Physics, Wave Motion, Electricity and Magnetism, etc.
Chemistry: Atoms, Elements and Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding, Chemistry of Everyday Life, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
12 Science and Technology
Science and Technology
Nuclear Energy and non-Nuclear Energy, Space, Defence, Biotechnology, Health, Issues with IPR, Nanotechnology, IT & Computers, Robotics, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
13 16-01-2022 Modern History of India
Modern History of India
Advent of Europeans, Decline of Mughals, British occupation of Bengal, Subsidiary Alliance, Dalhousie, Structure of Company’s Government, British Land Revenue Policy, Economic Policies of British, Revolt of 1857, Government of India Act, 1858, Socio-Religious Reform Movement, Indian National Movement – Moderate Phase, Indian National Movement – Extremist Phase, Gandhian Era, Towards Independence etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
14 Ancient, Medieval and Art & Culture
Ancient History of India
Pre History to Later Bronze Age, Iron Age, Mauryan Empire, Post-Mauryan Kingdoms, Gupta Period, Post Guptas Period, Rajpoot Period, etc.
Medieval History of India
Literary Sources, Advent of Turks, Delhi Sultanate, Vijayanagara & Bahmani Kingdom, Mughal Empire, Maratha Empire, etc.
Art & Culture
Architecture, Sculpture, Pottery, Painting, Indian Music, Dances of India, Indian Theatre, Indian Puppetry Indian Philosophy, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
15 Indian Geography
Indian Geography
India Locational setting and Physiographic Regions, Indian Drainage System, Indian Climate, Indian Soils, Natural Vegetation of India (Forest), Indian Agriculture, Mineral Resources – India, Transportation–India, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
16 World and Physical Geography
Physical Geography
Geomorphology, Oceanography, Climatology, etc.
World Geography
Mapping, Distribution of key natural resources across the world, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
17 Indian Polity and Governance- I
Political systems
Concepts, forms and types, Political system as established by the Constitution,Indian Constitution: Historical Underpinnings, Evolution & Making of the Constitution, Features, Significant Provisions, The Preamble, etc.
The Union and its Territory, Citizenship, Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles & Fundamental Duties, Amendment of Constitution, Working of Indian Constitution and System of the government, Central Government: President, Vice President, Prime minister, Central Council of Ministers.
Indian Federalism and Centre-State Relations, Emergency Provisions, Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive; Ministries and Departments of the Government.
Parliament, State Government: Governor, Chief Minister, State Council of Ministers, State Legislature, etc.Judiciary: Supreme Court, High Courts, Subordinate Courts.
Local Government
Panchayati Raj, Local Urban Governmen
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
18 Indian Polity and Governance- II
Policies and Reforms:
Police Reform, Administrative Reform, Judicial Reform, Political Reform, Social Audit, Public Policy: Making, Implementation, Evaluation and monitoring, Public Sector Management, Public-private partnerships (PPP), Rights Issues etc.
Governance
Good Governance, e-Governance, Transparency & Accountability – RTI, Citizen’s Charter & Anti-Corruption – Civil Society, People participation etc.
Constitutional & Non Constitutional Bodies, Elections and political parties: problems and processes, Electoral politics, Working of the political system since independence.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
19 Ecology and Environment
Ecology and Environment
Environment, Ecology, Ecosystem, Pollution – Air, Water, Soil, Ozone Depletion, Ocean Acidification, Energy Resources etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
20 Bio-diversity and Climate Change
Bio-diversity and Climate Change
Environment Acts, Policies, Initiatives, Organizations, National parks, Wildlife sanctuaries, Tiger reserves etc. Bio-diversity Climate Change – Processes, Organizations, impacts, mitigation, EIA, Sustainable Development etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
21 Indian Economy - I
Macro Economy
Introduction to Economics, Inclusive Growth, Balance of Payment, Planning in India, Economic Reforms including Industrial Economics, Monetary System, Banking in India, Financial Markets, Agriculture and Allied Activities, Poverty, Inequality and Unemployment, International Institutions and Trade Agreements, Infrastructure Sector, Public Private Partnership, Food Processing Sector, Black Economy, Fiscal Policy, Inflation, Foreign Investment, etc.
Micro Economy
Basic Concepts, Theory of Choice, Demand Curve, Law of Demand, Income Effect and Substitution Effect, Giffen Goods, Veblen Goods, Demand Elasticity (DE), Supply Curve and Law of Supply, Market Equilibrium, Market Structure, Perfect Competition, Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition, Oligopoly, Monopsony, Cost of Production etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
22 Indian Economy - II
Macro Economy
Introduction to Economics, Inclusive Growth, Balance of Payment, Planning in India, Economic Reforms including Industrial Economics, Monetary System, Banking in India, Financial Markets, Agriculture and Allied Activities, Poverty, Inequality and Unemployment, International Institutions and Trade Agreements, Infrastructure Sector, Public Private Partnership, Food Processing Sector, Black Economy, Fiscal Policy, Inflation, Foreign Investment, etc
Micro Economy
Basic Concepts, Theory of Choice, Demand Curve, Law of Demand, Income Effect and Substitution Effect, Giffen Goods, Veblen Goods, Demand Elasticity (DE), Supply Curve and Law of Supply, Market Equilibrium, Market Structure, Perfect Competition, Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition, Oligopoly, Monopsony, Cost of Production etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
23 General Science
General Science
Life Sciences:Cell and related concepts, Biomolecules, Genetics, Human Physiology, Plants, Diversity in Living World, etc.
Physics:Basic concepts of Physics, Wave Motion, Electricity and Magnetism, etc.
Chemistry: Atoms, Elements and Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding, Chemistry of Everyday Life, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
24 Science and Technology
Science and Technology
Nuclear Energy and non-Nuclear Energy, Space, Defence, Biotechnology, Health, Issues with IPR, Nanotechnology, IT & Computers, Robotics, etc.
50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
SUBJECT-WISE TEST
25 09-10-2022 Current Affairs (June 2021 – Till test activation date) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
26 History (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
27 Geography (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
28 Polity (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
29 Environment (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
30 Economy (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
31 Science & Technology and General Science (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
32 Current Affairs (June 2021 – Till test activation date) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
33 History (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
34 Geography (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
35 Polity (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
36 Environment (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
37 Economy (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
38 Science & Technology and General Science (Full Syllabus) 50 100 60 min 0.66 Marks
Full SYLLABUS TESTS
39 25-12-2022 Current events of national and international importance
History of India and Indian National Movement
Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World
Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues etc
Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives etc.
General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio- diversity and Climate Change.
100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
40 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
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49 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
50 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
Mock TESTS
51 26-02-2023 Current events of national and international importance
History of India and Indian National Movement
Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World
Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues etc
Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives etc.
General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio- diversity and Climate Change
100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
52 05-03-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
53 12-03-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
54 19-03-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
55 26-03-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
56 02-04-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
57 09-04-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
58 16-04-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
59 23-04-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks
60 30-04-2023 100 200 120 min 0.66 Marks