prelims

prelims stage is first stage in ias exam

exam date

: mid may , 5th to 25th may

exam subjects

: csat paper 1 and 2, it is 1) general studies and 2)aptitude test

exam type

: objective

total marks

:400 , paper 1- 200 marks  and paper 2- 200 marks

passing marks or cut-off marks

: 210 -240 general, for SC ST it is less than 205

approx. number of student seat in exam

: 4 lakh

number of student clear exam

: 12000 approx.

specialty about this exam stage

: name to remember, speed reading, speed recall, maths