Empowering Your Civil Service Dreams: Introduction to KALKA IAS

Do you dream of making a positive impact on the nation and serving the public good? A career in the Indian Civil Service offers a distinguished path to contribute to society and shape policy. But acing the UPSC Civil Services Exam (CSE) is no easy feat. That's where KALKA IAS steps in.

We are a premier civil service coaching institute, dedicated to guiding aspiring individuals like you towards success in the UPSC CSE. We understand the complexities of the exam and the immense dedication it requires. Our comprehensive approach provides you with the tools and support you need to excel in all stages of the examination.

Here's what sets KALKA IAS apart:

  • Expert Faculty:

  • Our team comprises highly experienced and passionate educators who are toppers themselves or have mentored numerous toppers. Their in-depth knowledge of the exam syllabus and proven teaching methodologies will empower your understanding.

  • Structured Curriculum: Our meticulously designed curriculum covers all essential subjects and topics, ensuring you have a strong foundation and strategic approach to tackling the exam.

  • Personalized Guidance: We go beyond rote learning. Our small class sizes and personalized mentorship allow for individual attention and addressing your specific needs and doubts.

  • Mock Tests & Answer Writing Practice: Regular mock tests simulate the actual exam environment, sharpening your time management skills and exam temperament. Detailed feedback on answer writing helps you refine your approach.

  • Comprehensive Study Material: We provide high-quality, up-to-date study materials that are concise, informative, and aligned with the latest exam pattern.

  • Motivational Support: The civil service journey can be demanding. Our supportive environment fosters a sense of camaraderie and keeps you motivated throughout your preparation.

KALKA IAS is your one-stop solution for UPSC CSE preparation. We equip you with the knowledge, confidence, and strategies to achieve your civil service aspirations. Let us be your partner in your pursuit of excellence.

Ready to embark on your civil service journey? Contact us today to learn more!

Why KALKA IAS ZONE

KALKA IAS coaching is considered one of the best options for UPSC civil service exam preparation due to several reasons:

●Started by ex UPSC Officer:

This coaching is started by ex Govt officer for changing in education model as education is primary things for development so this initiative is started in UPSC Exams.

●Experienced Faculty:

KALKA IAS highlights their stringent faculty selection process, emphasizing subject matter expertise and strong selection process This can ensure students receive clear and in-depth explanations.

●Integrated Programs:

KALKA IAS combines classroom coaching with online modules and test series, allowing students to revisit materials and assess it

●Long Track Record:

Founded in 2010, KALKA IAS has been around for a considerable amount of time, suggesting some level of success in helping students pass the UPSC exam.

●Affordable Coaching:

KALKA IAS aims to provide quality education in student budget so it wont create unnecessary finacial burden on parents and student will achieve their aim without stress.

●Focus on overall development:

KALKA IAS not only provide quality education but also works on every student personality so that they will become their best version.

●One to one mentorship:

KALKA IAS focus in personal mentorship of student on regular basis as we consider that cracking UPSC is a long journey and students need always a support system to solve their issue.

Syllabus of PSIR Paper - I

Political Theory and Indian Politics:

  1. Political Theory: meaning and approaches.

  2. Theories of state: Liberal, Neo-liberal, Marxist, Pluralist, Post-colonial, and Feminist.

  3. Justice: Conceptions of justice with special reference to Rawl’s theory of justice and its communitarian critiques.

  4. Equality: Social, political, and economic; the relationship between equality and freedom; Affirmative action.

  5. Rights: Meaning and theories; different kinds of rights; Concept of Human Rights.

  6. Democracy: Classical and contemporary theories; different models of democracy—representative, participatory and deliberative.

  7. Concept of power: hegemony, ideology, and legitimacy.

  8. Political Ideologies: Liberalism, Socialism, Marxism, Fascism, Gandhism, and Feminism.

  9. Indian Political Thought: Dharmashastra, Arthashastra, and Buddhist Traditions; Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, Sri Aurobindo, M. K. Gandhi, B. R. Ambedkar, M. N. Roy.

  10. Western Political Thought: Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, John S. Mill, Marx, Gramsci, Hannah Arendt.

Indian Government and Politics

  1. Indian Government and Politics
    (a) Political Strategies of India’s Freedom Struggle: Constitutionalism to mass Satyagraha, Noncooperation, Civil Disobedience; Militant and Revolutionary Movements, Peasant and Workers Movements.
    (b) Perspectives on Indian National Movement; Liberal, Socialist, and Marxist; Radical Humanist and Dalit.

  2. Making of the Indian Constitution: Legacies of the British rule; different social and political perspectives.

  3. Salient Features of the Indian Constitution: The Preamble, Fundamental Rights and Duties, Directive Principles; Parliamentary System and Amendment Procedures; Judicial Review and Basic Structure doctrine.

  4. (a) Principal Organs of the Union Government: Envisaged role and actual working of the Executive, Legislature, and Supreme Court.
    (b) Principal Organs of the State Government: Envisaged role and actual working of the Executive, Legislature, and High Courts.

  5. Grassroots Democracy: Panchayati Raj and Municipal Government; Significance of 73rd and 74th Amendments; Grassroot movements.

  6. Statutory Institutions/Commissions: Election Commission, Comptroller and Auditor General, Finance Commission, Union Public Service Commission, National Commission for Scheduled Castes, National Commission for Scheduled Tribes, National Commission for Women; National Human Rights Commission, National Commission for Minorities, National Backward Classes Commission.

  7. Federalism: Constitutional provisions; changing nature of center-state relations; integrationist tendencies and regional aspirations; inter-state disputes.

  8. Planning and Economic Development: Nehruvian and Gandhian perspectives; Role of planning and public sector; Green Revolution, land reforms and agrarian relations; liberalization and economic reforms.

  9. Caste, Religion, and Ethnicity in Indian Politics.

  10. Party System: National and regional political parties, ideological and social bases of parties; Patterns of coalition politics; Pressure groups, trends in electoral behavior; changing socio-economic profile of Legislators.

  11. Social Movement: Civil liberties and human rights movements; women’s movements; environmentalist movements.

Syllabus of PSIR Paper - II

Comparative Politics and International Relations
Comparative Political Analysis and International Politics:

  1. Comparative Politics: Nature and major approaches; Political economy and political sociology perspectives; Limitations of the comparative method.

  2. State in Comparative Perspective: Characteristics and changing nature of the State in capitalist and socialist economies, and advanced industrial and developing societies.

  3. Politics of Representation and Participation: Political parties, pressure groups and social movements in advanced industrial and developing societies.

  4. Globalisation: Responses from developed and developing societies.

  5. Approaches to the Study of International Relations: Idealist, Realist, Marxist, Functionalist and Systems theory.

  6. Key Concepts in International Relations: National interest, security and power; Balance of power and deterrence; Transational actors and collective security; World capitalist economy and globalisation.

  7. Changing International Political Order:
    (a) Rise of superpowers; Strategic and ideological Bipolarity, arms race and cold war; Nuclear threat;
    (b) Non-aligned movement: Aims and achievements.
    (c) Collapse of the Soviet Union; Unipolarity and American hegemony; Relevance of non-alignment in the contemporary world.

  8. Evolution of the International Economic System: From Bretton woods to WTO; Socialist economies and the CMEA (Council for Mutual Economic Assistance); Third World demand for new international economic order; Globalisation of the world economy.

  9. United Nations: Envisaged role and actual record; Specialized UN agencies—aims and functioning; the need for UN reforms.

  10. Regionalisation of World Politics: EU, ASEAN, APEC, AARC, NAFTA.

  11. Contemporary Global Concerns: Democracy, human rights, environment, gender justice terrorism, nuclear proliferation.

India and the World

  1. Indian Foreign Policy: Determinants of foreign policy; the institutions of policy-making; continuity and change.

  2. India’s Contribution to the Non-Alignment Movement Different phases; current role.

  3. India and South Asia:
    (a) Regional Co-operation: SAARC-past performance and future prospects.
    (b) South Asia as a Free Trade Area.
    (c) India’s “Look East” policy.
    (d) Impediments to regional co-operation: River water disputes; illegal cross-border migration; Ethnic conflicts and insurgencies; Border disputes.

  4. India and the Global South: Relations with Africa and Latin America; Leadership role in the demand for NIEO and WTO negotiations.

  5. India and the Global Centres of Power: USA, EU, Japan, China and Russia.

  6. India and the UN System: Role in UN Peace-keeping; Demand for Permanent Seat in the Security Council.

  7. India and the Nuclear Question: Changing perceptions and policy.

  8. Recent developments in Indian Foreign Policy: India’s position on the recent crises in Afghanistan, Iraq, and West Asia, growing relations with US and Israel; Vision of a new world order.

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Thanks to KALKA IAS, I was able to develop a strong foundation in all the General Studies subjects and choose the right optional subject. Their guidance also helped me improve my answer writing skills and time management for the exam.

Arun UPSC 2022,AIR 436

If you're an aspiring UPSC candidate, I highly recommend KALKA IAS. Their dedication and expertise will surely give you a significant edge in your preparation."

Kunal Jain UPSC 2022,AIR 356


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Before enrolling in KALKA IAS, I was worried about my exam temperament and time management. But the series provided a realistic exam environment with regular mock tests that mimicked the actual UPSC format.

Abhishek ,UPSC 2022,AIR 715

Taking the right test series is crucial for success in the UPSC exam. My experience with KALKA IAS was instrumental in helping me achieve my goal."

Neha Goyal UPSC 2022,AIR 606,


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Cracking the UPSC exam requires a lot of dedication, but having the right guidance makes a world of difference. That's exactly what I found at KALKA IAS.

Komal UPSC 2023,AIR 842

If you're serious about cracking the UPSC exam, I highly recommend KALKA IAS. Their expert guidance, high-quality study materials, and supportive environment will equip you with everything you need to achieve your dream."

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Frequently asked questions

Q-How to Join?

ANS-You can join easily to click on Telegram link

Q-Is there Any Faculty Fess ?

ANS- No There is No Faculty Fees

Q-What is the Duration Of Course?

ANS-6 months

Q-What is the schedule of UPSC CSE Optional Classes?

ANS- Its Live Class Start at 2 PM Daily.

Q-What will be the duration of this course?

ANS-4 Months

Q-Who will teach us?

ANS-This course will be taught by faculty who have 17 years of experience.

Q-Where do we contact if we face any problem?

ANS-You can contact us directly on phone 6262620983 or mail us on kalka@outlook.in or visit at our office 131/13 suryoday building mp nagar zone 2 bhopal mp.

Q-Will it be a live class or a recording class?

ANS-it will be a live class

Q-Can we contact the faculty anytime?

ANS-Yes You can contact between 10 am to 6 pm.

Q.Medium of test ?

ANS.Hindi and English.

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Address

131/3,suryodaya complex,3rd floor,near Mahindra coaching,M.P.Nagar,Bhopal

near mahindra coaching,Bhopal

Hours

10am - 7pm