IAS 2018
Essay Writing Test Series

By Manoj K Jha

(Classroom , Online & Flexi Format)

Test Highlights

  • Total 11 Tests: 6 Tests for Ethics & 5 Tests for Essay
  • Detailed Discussion after every test
  • One-on-One discussion with Manoj K. Jha after copy evaluation
  • Model Answer Hint for every test
  • Flexi Module for Classroom & Online Students

Batches & Fees

  • Test Series
  • Batch Start: 24th June, 2018
  • Mode: Classroom & Online
  • Number of Tests: 9
  • Test Timing: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Discussion Timing: Same Day (12:15 PM onwards)
  • Fees:-
  • Classroom and Online: Rs. 9,000/- (+ GST)
  • Enroll
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What is the objective of this programme?

Essay is of 250 marks; despite its scoring potential, candidates leave it for last minute preparation. This programme includes both classes and test series for essay writing. Classes are designed to maximize your score in essay, as improvement is always incremental and it takes time to improve on weak areas.

How will it benefit or different from other Essay Classes?

Improvement in essay writing is gradual. There is no defined syllabus of it. Rather it demands good understanding of subjects and ability to express in a certain way. We always try to focus on improving skills rather just delivering powerful lecture on particular topic. Advance Essay writing demand certain set of skills, that we ensure with every passing test.

Will there be discussion after tests?

Discussion is important as it gives prospect to understand other views and demand of the various natures of topics. Every test will be followed by a discussion.

How Tests are designed?

The entire test is divided in two parts. First is practice test which is designed on particular subject area i.e science, politics, leadership, social problem, philosophical topics, etc. Second is full mock based on UPSC pattern.

Who will correct copies?

All the copies will be corrected by the Faculty. Copy correction will be done within 14 Days.

Is it possible to have one-to-one discussion with faculty?

Discussion is key for improvement. After every test candidate can discuss their grey areas with Manoj K. Jha.

Can we get model essay also?

Model essays and idea paper will be delivered after each test.

Can I write essay on flexi timing other than scheduled time?

Yes, candidate can write on flexible timings. For all discussions, video support will also be available.

Session Plan

Session 1 - 24 June, 2018

Introduction Session

Art of making rough work & How to develop a good structure + Test & Discussion

1. Structure of an essay: Introduction, Description and Conclusion

  • Main demands of structure of an essay- concise, relevant, focused, analytical and effective write up - what these entire mean?
  • Grasping the central idea
  • Body parts - introduction, description and conclusion
  • Role of organic link between all the body parts

2. Introduction: Purpose, presentation and example how to write

  • Types of introduction- Beginning with quotes; anecdotes; real life experience; background information or history; Reference to related current events- what is the best way?
  • How to decide what needs to be written in introduction?
  • Scope and need for originality in introduction

3. Description:

  • How to make paragraphs
  • How to maintain focus and relevance
  • How to sequence the contents and arguments
  • How to maintain organic link

4. Conclusion: Purpose, presentation and examples how to write

  • The art of wrapping up the description of an idea
  • Closed conclusions versus open conclusions
  • Need for a balanced approach
Session Topics Date
Session - 2 Philosophical + Test 1 July, 2018
Session - 3 Leadership + Test 8 July, 2018
Session - 4 Democracy & Politics + Test 15 July, 2018
Session - 5 Social Issues + Test 22 July, 2018
Session - 6 Economy + Test 29 July, 2018
Session - 7 Full Mock Test 5 August, 2018
Session - 8 Full Mock Test 12 August, 2018
Session - 9 Full Mock Test 19 August, 2018

Procedure for Online Classes

  • You will get a login id and a password to access your account on the website. Test will be available on the scheduled date in your account in pdf format.
  • To write the test you have to download the PDF and after writing the test send us scan copy at testseries@iasscore.in for evaluation.
  • Evaluated answer sheets with proper feedback, comment, and guidance along with the paper analysis based on difficulty level & nature of questions will be sent back to students by email within 15 days after receiving the answer sheet.
  • Detailed model answers' hint along with supplementary information on the topics asked in tests will be provided.
  • Evaluation will be based on micro-performance analysis of students.
  • Video session of the post-test discussion would also be provided along with the model answers' hint.

Online-Classroom Flexi Format

  • Flexible module for aspirants joining classroom test or online test.
  • Tests can be taken after the schedule date too.
  • Classroom students can write the test on every any day between 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.at our centre after the scheduled date.
  • Discussion video access will be provided to them on the website.
  • Online students, if in Delhi, can write the test at our centre and attend the discussion session.
  • Integrated ranking can only be provided for the top 100 students among those, who take test on the schedule date.
  • Evaluated test paper will be given back within 15 days of receiving the test.
  • Toppers' softcopy will be provided in your account on our website.

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