UPPSC has declared the pre results of UPPCS-2018. UPPCS Mains-2018 is scheduled from 17th of June, 2019. Oracle IAS is starting a new initiative where we shall provide free test series to all Pre qualified candidates.
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- Start Date :- 17 April, 2019
- No of tests :- 08
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Date of Mock Test
[Max Marks : 250 , Duration of the Test : 3 Hrs]
|17.04.19||1||G. S. Paper – I: Indian Heritage and Culture, Modern Indian History including Freedom|
Struggle, Post Independence India and World History
o Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.
o Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present significant events, personalities, issues
o The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country.
o Post-independence consolidation and
reorganization within the country.
|o History of the world will include events from 18th century such as industrial revolution, world wars, redrawal of national boundaries, colonization, decolonization, political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society.|
|23.04.19||2||G. S. Paper – I: Society, Geography of the World|
o Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.
o Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues urbanization, their problems and their remedies.
o Effects of globalization on Indian society
o Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism.
o Salient features of world’s physical geography.
o Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent); factors responsible for the location of primary, secondar and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the worl (including India)
o Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc.,
o Geographical features and their location-changes in critical geographical features (including water- bodies an ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.
|29.04.19||3||G. S. Paper-II: Constitution and Polity|
o Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.
o Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein.
o Separation of powers between various organs
|dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions.|
o Comparison of the Indian constitutional scheme with that of other countries
o Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.
o Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary Ministries and Departments of the Government; pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity.
o Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act.
o Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies.
o Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies
|05.05.19||4||G. S. Paper II: Governance,Social Justice and International Relations|
o Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.
o Role of civil services in a democracy.
o Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders
o Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.
o Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of
|these vulnerable sections.|
o Issues relating to development and management of Soci Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
o Issues relating to poverty and hunger.
o India and its neighborhood- relations.
o Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
o Effect of policies and politics of developed and developin countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora
o Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate.
|11.05.19||5||G. S. Paper -III: Economic Development, Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.|
o Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.
o Government Budgeting.
o Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth. Investment models.
o Food processing and related industries in India- scope an significance, location, upstream and downstream requirements, supply chain management.
o Land reforms in India.
o Investment models.
|17.05.19||6||G. S. Paper -III: Technology,Security And Disaster Management, Biodiversity and Environment|
o Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life
o Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.
o Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.
o Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation,
|environmental impact assessment|
o Linkages between development and spread of extremis
o Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.
o Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention
o Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism
o Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate
o Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment
o Disaster and disaster management.
|23.05.19||7||G. S. Paper – IV : Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude|
o Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values.
o Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion.
o Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service, integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weaker-sections.
o Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance.
o Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world.
o Probity in Governance: Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity;
Information sharing and transparency in government, Right to Information, Codes of Ethics, Codes of Conduct, Citizen’s Charters, Work culture, Quality of service delivery, Utilization of public funds, challenges of corruption.
o Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns an dilemmas in government and private institutions; laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance;
o ethical issues in international relations and funding; corporate governance.
|30.06.19||8||G. S. Paper – IV : Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude|
o Case Studies.
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