NEXT IAS conducts an exclusive course known as “Interview Guidance” under the guidance of Mr. B. Singh (Ex. IES) CMD, MADE EASY Group & a panel of experts as soon as the result of CSE Mains Examination is declared. NEXT IAS also conducts “Interview Guidance” for Indian Forest Services (IFoS) simultaneously.
Once you have cleared the UPSC CSE Preliminary and the Main Examination, the third & the final stage of Civil Services Examination is the “Personality Test”, also commonly referred to as an Interview. The questions that are asked in the interview are on matters of general interest.
A board of highly competent and unbiased members headed by a Chairman consist of the interview panel so as to assess the personnel suitability of the candidate for a career in public service. The test is intended to judge the mental caliber of a candidate encompassing not only his/her intellectual capabilities but also social traits and his/her interest in current aﬀairs. Some of the qualities which are majorly judged are mental alertness, critical powers of assimilation, clear and logical exposition, balance of judgement, variety and depth of interest, ability for social cohesion & leadership, intellectual and moral integrity.
The interview panel consists of highly experienced & reputed subject matter & psychological experts. The programme emphasizes on inculcating all the necessary qualities that are needed as a Civil Servant. Our panel members help to later out the weaknesses and psychological setbacks of the aspirants. Various dedicated sessions are conducted to ensure the best possible preparation in all aspects of the examination. At the end of sessions, 1-2 Mock Interviews are conducted. We also offer the facility of accessing video coverage of the Mock Interviews so that an aspirant can assess & understand his/her weakness & work on it before the actual interview. An impactful guidance can bring valuable improvement in the performance of the aspirant.
The Comprehensive Interview Programme includes following sessions:
An overview of your home state.
A One-to-One session for guiding an aspirant to generate questions based on the information filled in the Detailed Application Form (DAF) which will be analyzed further to ensure that no area mentioned in DAF is left out. In addition to questions on DAF, some general interview related aspects are discussed as well.
Technical (for engineering optional/engineering background students)
One practice mock will be provided to Candidates. It is designed to enable the Candidate -
To provide opportunity for availing our Comprehensive Interview Program to all the interested candidates, along with offline support at our centre at New Delhi, we are also providing online support for outstation candidates. Now distance will no longer be a constraint. Details are mentioned below.
Recorded sessions will be made available on our Online Student Portal.
To avail the video recorded sessions, after taking admission, kindly register by clicking on Online Student Portal: (studentportal.nextias.com) with the same details (E-mail ID, Contact No., etc.) as was given at the time of admission.
1 Mock Interview
By retired Civil Servants, personality and HR experts, psychologists and senior subject matter experts.
Mock Interviews will be conducted through video call. The date and time will be intimated to the candidates beforehand.
|Mode||Start Date||Fee (Both)||Fee (Separately)|
|Civil Services Examination (CSE)||Available Now||Rs. 2000 (If student is selected for interview of both CSE and IFos)||Rs 1500|
|Indian Forest Services (IFoS)||Will be notified soon||Rs 1500|