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Mains 2017 Programs

Manoj sir’s guidance helped me where I was lacking - Mallika Sudhir AIR 26, CSE-2016

Manoj sir’s class was the only source for Ethics paper that I followed. I scored 125 in GS paper 4. It was my first attempt

Shashank Shekar Singh AIR 306, CSE-2016

I took essay test series and ethics tests from Manoj Sir. The real difference was the focused checking of my answer copies which helped me to really understand my areas of improvement. Thank you Sir. - Manuj Jindal AIR 53, CSE-2016

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

  • 45 hrs comprehensive classes to cover GS Mains Paper 4
  • Separate Case Study sessions covering 50 Case studies
  • Total 4 Test including 3 Sectional and 1 Mock Test
  • Compact study material

Result CSE 2016 (Ethics)

Suman Sourav Mohanty

Rank: 09

Mallika Sudhir

Rank: 26

Manuj Jindal

Rank: 53

BATCH DETAILS

Classroom

  • Starts: 10th August, 2017
  • Timing: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (Mon. to Thu.)
  • Duration: 10th Aug to 6th Sept, 2017
  • Fees: Rs. 12,000/- (+ GST)

Programme Approach

OBJECTIVE OF THIS PROGRAMME

Keeping in mind the last four years marks arithmetic in Mains, it is evident that Paper - 4 has distinct place in the whole scheme of marks. The variations in range of marks are very high. Hence, this is a comprehensive programme that covers GS Mains Paper 4, a complete solution to 250 marks in just 45 hrs.

DURATION

Classes will be of 45 hrs. Duration will be from 10th Aug to 6th Sept

STUDY MATERIAL

Every class will be supplemented with comprehensive study material based on prescribed syllabus for Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude.

TEST

The programme will include 3 Sectional tests along with detailed discussion & 1 Mock Test to help aspirants in grasping the ethics syllabus in wider manner.

SYLLABUS COVERED

Question of Ethics paper is often open ended. To address it properly you need to design an extended topic list too to address the need of the hidden sub-topics within the Main syllabus provided by the UPSC. In this programme we have tried to do so. It will not only cover the syllabus but other related topics too.

Unit 1

Ethics & Human Interface

  • Basic concept of ethics morality and value
  • Determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions
  • Dimensions of ethics
  • Ethics in public life
  • Ethics in Economic Life
  • Nature of morality
  • Individual Personality and Value
  • Values and Skill
  • Freedom and Discipline
  • Duties and Rights
  • Holistic view of excellence
  • Affluence and Poverty
  • Egoism
  • Utilitarianism
  • Deontological Ethics
  • Virtue Ethics

Unit 2

Human Value & Thinkers

  • Human value & Socialization
  • Democratic values
  • Professional values
  • Role of ethical value in governance and society
  • Significance of value in civil services
  • Lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators
  • Role of family, Society and educational institutions in inculcating values
  • Value crisis in contemporary Indian society
  • Aesthetic values
  • Values in work life and professional ethics
  • Enlightened citizenship and democracy
  • Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and the world

Unit 3

Attitude & Emotional Intelligence

  • Attitude: content, structure, function
  • Understanding self and personality
  • Self-esteem
  • Personal goals
  • Eternal happiness
  • Self regulation and self control
  • Positive traits
  • Leadership and professionalism
  • Virtue and strength of character
  • Altruism and pro-social behavior
  • Moral and political attitudes
  • Social influence
  • Persuasion
  • Emotional intelligence - concepts, and utilities
  • Emotional skills
  • Consequences of high and low EQ
  • EQ and managing human resources
  • EQ and leadership behavior
  • Emotional intelligence in administration

Unit 4

Administrative Ethics + Foundational Values for Civil Service

  • Principle of public life and public standard
  • Ethics in administration
  • Foundational values for Civil Service
  • People first concept
  • Public Interest and Citizen Centric administration
  • Integrity, Impartiality and Non-partisanship
  • Dedication to public service
  • Empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weaker-sections
  • Ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions
  • Laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance

Unit 5

Ethical Governance

  • Probity in Governance
  • Philosophical basis of governance and probity
  • State of public service delivery in India
  • Information sharing and transparency in government
  • Right to Information
  • Citizen's Charters
  • Work culture

Corruption

  • Corruption in India: extent, dimension, and response
  • Corruption as a social evil
  • Probity in public life
  • Corrupt practice among civil servants and official misconduct
  • Exposing corruption: Civil Society initiatives and role of Whistleblower Act
  • Tackling corruption: Role of government and institutions of governance
  • Controlling corruption: Various approaches and efficacy

Corporate Governance

  • The economic man
  • Market and capitalism
  • Ethical choices in business
  • Corporate governance
  • Value in business management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Case Studies on Various Topics
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Unit 6

Applied Ethics & Miscellaneous Topics

Courses & Fee Details

Programme Name Amount
A to Z of Ethics Mains 2017 Rs. 12,000/- (+ GST)
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New Delhi, 110005
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