UPSC CSE Interview Preparation PRESENTED BY SHARANYA ARI (AIR 7, CSE 2015)
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Mark Sheet s C UNION PUBLIC SERVICE CIVIL SERVICES (MAIN) EXAMINATION, 2015 NO.: 0575838 SHARANYA ARI MARKS OBTAINED SUBJECTS ESSAY (PAPER-D GENRAL STUDI GENRAL STUDIES -II (PAPER-III) GENRAL STUDIES -III (PAPER-IV) GENRAL STUDIES-IV (PAPER-V) OPTIONAL-I (SOCIOLOGY) (PAPER-VD MARKS 138 114 087 112 114 136 ES-I (PAPER-II) OPTIONAL-II SOCIOLOGYD APER-VID WRITTEN TOTAI PTIONAL-II (SOCIOLOGY) (PAPER-VII) PERSONALITY TEST PERSONALITY TEST FINAL TOTAL 818 165 983 Remarks:-RECOMMENDED
Before the Interview Q1. How did you prepare for the interview? Especially college graduation subjects related questions? A. I attended a study group where we discussed the current events. For graduation subjects I made a list of topics in the trend and referred the internet. Mine being Engineering in Information technology was more on the application side than theory based.
Continued 2. Did you attend any mock interviews by coaching classes? How were they similar / different than official interview? Do vou believe it is necessary to attend mock interviews? A. Yes, I attended three mock interviews. My mock interviews were quite comfortable. And yes it gave me a forehand idea about what to expect. My official interview though was a little disappointing as compared to my mocks.
Continued What did you wear? Some experts say coat is must, some say tie is must, and some say black shoes must. What attire did you pick up? A. I went for a safe option. Sober colored cotton sari.
Narrating the entire interview My interview was very formal and cordial. The atmosphere got charged up with the chairman throwing some factual questions about US elections,Tamil Nadu elections and earthquake at Ecuador. Other members probed me on general issues like Chennai port system, marine security to international issues like India-Japan relations Political turmoil in Uttarakhand, National judicial appointments commission, basic structure etc. History of Thyagaraja temple and Cholas Naval strength. There were a few questions on sociologists and their work.
Continued Overall it was a quite a diverse interview and there were no questions from my graduation or the detailed application form profile, the area I had prepared very well. Nevertheless an exhilarating experience to be in the company of some very learned men, who held a conversation with me over a cup of tea. he area I had prepared very well Nevertheless an
Continued Q. Was your interview on the expected lines of what you had prepared or did they ask you totally unexpected questions? Was it a stress interview? If yes, how did you handle it? A. It was not on the expected lines. Because the interview panel dint seem to have my complete profile before them. So the questions were random. It was little stressful in the beginning, nevertheless I had to sail with the tide. A it was not n the espected lines Because h interview panel questions were random. It was litle tresl nhe begining. l in the beginning
Cleared CSE 2015 with AIR 07. To know more on my civil service journey follow www.sharanyaari.wordpress.com