[Live review] ias exam 2014 held on sunday 24 august 2014- bangalore reviews
Over 4.5 lakh student today appear prestigious indian civil service exam on today 24th august 2014,as many as 4,51,602 candidates took the examination, about 1.27 lakh more than the last year, at 2,137 centres in 59 cities.
We conducted primary research on major metro cities of india,samples are selected randomly after the exam in various centers of Bangalore,dharwad.
we interviewed many ias exam aspirants after their exam…we divided our review methods to 1)fresher or first time attempter 2)experienced attempter 3)dedicated attempter… they shared following info
Karnataka- Bangalore and dharwad reviews(more reviews of mumbai-delhi-chennai-kolkatta-hyderabad-up coming soon)
first time attempter
We reviewed engineers,mba’s,techies etc. on an average they gave same kind of reviews given bellow
mr.vinod engineer- I am an engineer working in accenture bangalore, this is my first attempt. I started preparation from 6 months back,only 2 hrs per day after my mnc work. aptitude paper is 60% easy rest 40% it was tough for me. gk paper is average for me, as i dint read gk seriously…hoping to get more marks in apti and this marks may help me to clear prelims…no hopes on general studies paper. I am starting preparing hard for next years ias exam.
We reviewed averagely serious aspirants…most of them are bachelor degree holders…they were attempting 2nd or 3 rd times.their reviews are:
Mr.satish patil- This is my 3 rd attempt …in last two attempt i didnt cleared…i hoping this time to clear as i prepared well this time and also both papers are averagly tough …i feel those who prepared and attempted ias exam from past 3 years this exam is not tough for them.
We reviewed many dedicated ias aspirants…many of them cleared previous years prelims and mains but failed in interview.their reviews are:
I am serious and dedicated ias aspirant…i reached till interview stage twice…last year i am able to clear till interview stage…this years prelims is averagely tough…aptitude is easy compared to last year…general studies paper is average tough.for me i am 200% confident that i reach till interview for this year…i am presently preparing for interview… going to delhi for training.this is my last attempt. its now or never kind of situation for me and i am sure this year i become officer for sure.