Career Insights

Answer) Please find below 7 important tips to succeed in your IAS interview:

  1. Dress formally
  2. Be thorough with your Detailed Application Form (DAF), which you’ll fill out after clearing the written exam
  3. Familiarize yourself with your district, including its history, infrastructure, and pressing developmental needs.
  4. Stay updated on current topics and debates in the country.
  5. Read the ‘Economist’ magazine for comprehensive analysis of international affairs, in addition to regularly following two national newspapers covering economic and national news.
  6. When asked opinion questions, provide diverse perspectives without taking extreme sides.
  7. Practice mock interviews to refine your performance and responses.