The UPSC Civil Services Exam are one of the most sought after exams in the country. Lakhs of candidates aspire to join the Indian Civil services each year. The exam is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission and requires a lot of preparation and hard work to qualify for the exam.
The UPSC Syllabus is exhaustive and one of the most important aspects of the UPSC syllabus are the current affairs. So aspirants preparing for the UPSC exam 2020, must start the preparation and give extra attention to the General Awareness section.
Given below is the importance of Current Affairs in the UPSC Syllabus:
- Apart form the book knowledge, UPSC exams preparation requires an applicant to be completely aware of the surroundings and the events happening around the world. UPSC provides questions in detail regarding any topic of current interest.
- When reading any current news of importance, an aspirant must be aware of the past and future effects of it also. That is because the question formation in the exam is very indirect.
- Since the UPSC Syllabus covers a major part for current affairs, aspirants must regularly read newspapers, scroll through current happening around the world on the internet