Political Science

Political Science

A unique programme which is designed to bring the best out of the candidates potential. It includes segregating the aspirants based on their optional subject, the course they opt for and their academic background. It involves assigning the candidates to each mentors who are responsible for the Individual assessment and achievements of the particular candidate. The programme includes identification of the core strength and weakness of the aspirants and to bank upon their strength and to minimize the weakness. It also involves several psychometric tools for evaluation and constant motivation as well as monitoring of the aspirants.

FEATURES

  • GS_Paper_I – Areas covered by Political Science
  • Political Science covers nearly 30% of the areas in the General Studies paper I covering 80 marks out of 250 marks.
  • Modern Indian History
  • Freedom Struggle
  • Post – Independence consolidation and reorganization
  • World history – Political Philosophies – Communism, Capitalism, Socialism etc and other areas
  • Effects of Globalization
  • Communalism, regionalism & Secularism
  • GS_Paper_II – Areas covered by political science
  • Political Science contributes to nearly 220 marks out of 250 marks, covering the whole of GS paper – II except the Governance issues.
  • GS_paper_III – Areas covered by political science
  • It covers nearly 80 marks out of 250 marks in the following area:
  • Political Economy – Planning and development
  • Land reforms
  • Effects of liberalization
  • Internal and external security related issues
  • GS_paper_IV Areas covered by political science
  • In this paper Political Science covers nearly 70 marks out of 250 marks in the following areas.
  • Leaders, reformers and administrations
  • Moral and Political attitudes
  • Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world
  • Ethical issues in international relations and funding
  • On the whole by opting for political science as the optional subject one gets a fringe benefit of 450 marks out of 1000. Since political science is a dynamic optional which needs regular reading of Newspaper and Magazines one can easily handle the Essay paper for 250 marks. Therefore 1200/1750(700+500 optional) marks in preparing for 500 marks.