Paper II- CSAT
CSAT aptitude test consist of 200 marks.Duration for this paper 2 hours. This is the mandatory exam for the candidate to appear in both the papers of Civil Services Prelims Exam.

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UPSC SYLLABUS FOR PAPER II

(200 marks)

DURATION: TWO HOURS (NOT COUNTED FOR THE MERIT RANK IN PRELIMS BUT A QUALIFYING PAPER; JUST NEEDS 33% MARKS)

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision-making and problem solving
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. - Class X level)

Note 1: To step on the next stage of IAS exam after prelims, candidates need to qualify the prelims stage.

Note 2: Click to enroll for UPSC Prelims test series 2019 to understand the exam pattern and probable questions.