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What are the booklist for PSIR optional?
“India’s Struggle for Independence” by Bipin Chandra. “Introduction to the Constitution of India” by Dr Durga Das Basu. “Indian Government and Politics” by A.S.Narang, Geetanjali Publication. “The Oxford Companion to Politics in India” by Niraja Gopal Jayal and Pratap Bhanu Mehta.
Who is best teacher for PSIR?
Listed below are the best optional subject faculty members for UPSC prelims.
- Shubhra Ranjan.
- Dr. Kumud Ranjan Singh.
- Bharat Sir.
- Bijendra Sir.
- Rajesh Mishra.
Who got highest marks in PSIR 2019?
POLITICAL SCIENCE & INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: Strategy by IAS Topper – Mirant Parikh, Rank 67, PSIR Marks – 307, First Attempt.
How do you approach PSIR?
Attempt all the questions- Writing 3 average answers is better than writing one excellent answer. Practice writing as much as possible and get suggestions from experts. Practice writing with strict time. Read everything from the syllabus since the part that one skips might show up as a compulsory question.
How do you ace PSIR optional?
PSIR Optional Tips by toppers:
- Attempt all the questions- Writing 3 average answers is better than writing one excellent answer.
- Practice writing as much as possible and get suggestions from experts.
- Practice writing with strict time.
How is Unacademy for PSIR optional Quora?
PSIR is a great optional in the sense that it covers vast area of the GS syllabus and yes it opens up your mind, and can be extremely helpful in your overall development. It’s importabt first to go through the syllabus, and understand the need of the subject by seeing the past years question papers.
Does PSIR overlap with GS?
While PSIR optional syllabus has a major overlap in the GS mains Paper-II. GS paper II mentions Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice & International Relations in its syllabus.
How do you write PSIR answers?
Answer writing While writing PSIR answers it should include interlinking , suitable introduction, Body and Conclusion. Practice as many as questions ,join good test series for political science.
Originally Answered: Can you share your strategy and booklist for the PSIR optional? PSIR is a great optional in the sense that it covers vast area of the GS syllabus and yes it opens up your mind, and can be extremely helpful in your overall development.
How important is the optional subject in the PSIR?
Optional Subject plays an extremely crucial role in mains. There exists a sense of certainity as compared to GS. One stands on a firm ground on having prepared the optional well. I scored decently well in PSIR. This must have definitly contributed to my rank. I have done B.A. Honours in Political Science from Daulat Ram College, Delhi University.
How many hours should I study PSIR every day?
One needs to stay in touch with the subject. Studying PSIR 1-2 hours every day uptill a month before prelims would be ideal. I picked up political science post prelims. This is the perfect time to prepare your optional. I dedicated the entire month of June to PSIR.