newsPrelims Test Series 2022-23

REHEARSE 2.0

Test series for those who are preparing for the Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2023, will commence in the Kerala State Civil Service Academy from October 22, 2022 to April 29, 202333 mock tests including 4 full length tests.

Programme Objective :- This is a comprehensive and intensive ‘interactive’ program focusing on sincere IAS Aspirants who will appear in Civil Service Exam 2023. Our experts provide step by step guidance to aspirants for understanding the concepts of General Studies and preparing them for scoring good marks.

Approach & Strategy :- Our simple, practical and focused approach will help aspirants understand the demand of the UPSC exam effectively. Our strategy is to constantly innovate to keep the preparation process dynamic and give personalized attention to individual aspirants based on factors like core competence, availability of time and resources and the requirements of the Civil Service Exam. Our Interactive Learning approach (Email / Telephonic Discussion: Experts with Aspirants) will continuously improve aspirants’ performance and move their preparation in the right direction. Class room discussion including detailed answer key.

The Civil Service Aspirants who intend to attend for the test series should register their names using the link below.

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clickPrelims Test series 2022-23 – REHEARSE 2.0  Schedule

Test Series will be conducted in off-line mode at Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Muvattupuzha, Palakkad, ICSR-Ponnani, Kozhikode and Kalliassery Centre of the Academy  Fees: Rs. 4000/- + GST@18% (Rs.720/-).  Total Rs. 4720/-.

Students of the PCM Batches 2020-21, 2021-22 and 2022-23 of the Academy should also register their names for the Test Series, but they need not have to remit the fee.

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In the fee payment portal select payment category as “Fee- Test Series”.


Mains Test Series 2022

Free Mains Test Series for KSCSA Students of 2020-21 batch, 2021-22 batch & Candidates who cleared UPSC Prelims 2022 . Candidates who are willing to join in Free mains test series need to register online before 14th July 2022.
Candidates can take the test in Thiruvananthapuram or in other sub-centers i.e Kollam, Muvattupuzha, Palakkad, Ponnani, Kozhikode, Kalliassery.

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 Admission to Talent Development Courses (TDC), Civil Service Foundation Course (CSFC) and 2 year PCM Course

Kerala State Civil Service Academy (KSCSA) invites applications for admission for the Talent Development Courses (TDC), Civil Service Foundation Course (CSFC) and 2 year PCM Course. The candidates/students having required qualification can register for admission for the courses.

Students can register their candidature ONLINE, using the link below till 21 August 2022. (ICSR Ponnani – Vacancy available in non-reservation seats only)

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click Talent Development Courses (TDC) – For High School Students

click  Civil Service Foundation Course (CSFC) – For +1,+2 Students

click2 Year PCM – For Degree Students

 


Admission to Coaching Classes (PCM 2022-23 ) for UPSC Civil Services Examination

 

Provisional Selection List of the Entrance Test held on 24/4/2022, for admission to PCM Regular batches – 2022-23

 

Instructions for Admission

The selection list published is provisional and subject to verification of certificates.

 The candidates included in the selection list shall contact the respective centres for verification of certificates and admission.

After verification of the certificates, if found eligible for admission, those selected under General Merit Quota, shall pay the fee of Rs. 49,200/- (Rs. 40,000/- + Caution Deposit – Rs. 2,000/- + GST @18% Rs. 7,200/).  The fee can be paid online using the link provided on the web-site.  They have to choose the payment category as “Course Fee – PCM”.

After verification of the certificates, if found eligible for admission, the candidates selected under Reservation Category have to remit the Caution Deposit of Rs. 2000/- (Rupees Two Thousand only), online using the link provided on the web-site. They have to choose the payment category as “Caution Deposit”.

The fee can be paid online up to 31/5/2022, 5 PM.

 

KSCSA, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Ambedkar Bhavan, Mannathala, Thiruvananthapuram

Phone : 0471-2313065, 2311654, 8281098864

KSCSA, Kollam TKM College of Arts & Science Campus

Karicode, Kollam,  PIN 691005

Phone: 0474-2967711, 9446772334

KSCSA, Palakkad (Behind Govt. Victoria College)

Ayyapuram PO., Palakkad

PIN 678 001, Phone: 0491-2576100, 8281098869

ICSR, Ponnani Karimpana, Easwaramangalam PO.

Ponnani, PIN 679573, Phone: 0494-2665489, 8281098868

KSCSA, Kozhikode Chungam PO., West Hill. Kozhikode.

PIN 673005, Phone: 0495-2386400, 8281098870

KSCSA, Kalliassery Mangad, Kalliassery P.O., Kannur.

PIN 630562, Phone: 8281098875

KSCSA, Muvattupuzha Govt. Model HS Road, Muvattupuzha.

PIN 686661, Phone: 8281098873

 


Notice –Spot Registration available

             Spot registration for the Entrance Test is available at the exam centres concerned, to those who have not registered for the test so far.  The Candidates have to report at the venue before 9.30 AM on 24.04.2022. Details regarding the venues of the Test are available below.

The Candidates should bring the following:

  1. A Passport size Photograph.
  2. A valid photo ID Proof.
  3. Blue/Black ball point Pen.

 

 


 

 

Kerala State Civil Service Academy (KSCSA) invites applications for the Entrance Test conducted by the Academy for admission to coaching classes for UPSC Civil Services Examination. Civil Service aspirants having the qualification fixed by UPSC for requirement to Indian Civil Services can apply for the Entrance Test. Please ensure your eligibility as per the eligibility conditions prescribed by UPSC for appearing for the Civil Services Examination. (The candidate must hold a degree of any of the approved Universities).

The integrated coaching classes for Prelims-cum-Mains (PCM) – Regular Batch is scheduled to commence at its Main Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, and its SIX major sub-centres at Kollam, Muvattupuzha, Palakkad, Kozhikode, Ponnani (ICSR) and Kalliasseri  in June 2022.

On-line applications for the Entrance Test can be submitted using the link given below upto 22.04.2022, 5 PM. Applicants have to qualify themselves for admission through an Entrance Test. The Entrance Test is scheduled to be conducted  on 24.04.2022, from 11 am to 1 pm, at the venues as listed below.

Choice of batches among Early Morning/Morning/Afternoon shifts will be allotted by the Academy based on number of admission and selection of their optional subject. 

BATCH TIMING
Regular Batches Early Morning 7 am to 10 am (Monday to Friday)
Morning 10 am to 1pm (Monday to Friday)
Afternoon 2 pm to 5 pm (Monday to Friday)

 

Admission Schedule for PCM 2022-2023

  • Commencement of online registration for Entrance Test : 01. 04. 2022
  • Last date for registration for Entrance Test : 22. 04. 2022, 5 PM
  • Registration fee for Entrance Test (on-line payment) : Rs. 200/-.
  • Date of Entrance Test :  24. 04. 2022 (11 am to 1 pm)
  • Date of Publication of Selection List : 26. 04. 2022, 2 pm       
  • Date of Commencement of online remittance of Course Fee :  27. 04. 2022
  • Last date for remittance of Course Fee : 31. 05. 2022
  • Date of Commencement of classes : 01. 06. 2022       

 

 

Venue for Entrance Test

No. Name & Address of the Centre Venue for Entrance Test
1 MAIN CENTRE, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

Phone : 0471-2313065, 2311654, 8281098864

Academy Campus, Ambedkar Bhavan, Mannathala, Thiruvananthapuram
2 KOLLAM

Kerala State Civil Service Academy

TKM College of Arts & Science Campus

Karicode, Kollam,  PIN 691005

Phone: 0474-2967711, 9446772334

Academy Campus,

TKM College of Arts & Science

3 PALAKKAD

Kerala State Civil Service Academy

(Behind Govt. Victoria College)

Ayyapuram PO., Palakkad

PIN 678 001, Phone: 0491-2576100, 8281098869

Pandit Mothilal  Government Model Higher Secondary School (PMGHSS), Near Government Victoria College, Palakkad.
4 PONNANI

Institute of Career Studies & Research,

Karimpana, Easwaramangalam PO.

Ponnani, Malappuram District,

PIN 679573, Phone: 0494-2665489, 8281098868

Institute Campus, Ponnani
5 KOZHIKODE

Kerala State Civil Service Academy

Chungam PO., West Hill. Kozhikode.

PIN 673005, Phone: 0495-2386400, 8281098870

Kerala Govt. Polytechnic College, West Hill, Kozhikode
6 KALLIASSERY (Kannur Dist.)

Kerala State Civil Service Academy

Mangad, Kalliassery P.O., Kannur.

PIN 630562, Phone: 8281098875

Academy Campus, Centre of Excellence Building, Mangad
7 MUVATTUPUZHA

Kerala State Civil Service Academy

Govt. Model HS Road, Muvattupuzha.

PIN 686661, Phone: 8281098873

Govt. Model HS, Muvattupuzha

   

Note: The classes at Kerala State Civil Service Academy, Thiruvananthapuram will be conducted at Ambedkar Bhavan, Govt. Press Compound, Mannanthala, Thiruvananthapuram.

 

Topics covered for the Entrance Test (objective type questions):
Syllabus – UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) Examination
Mental Ability 10 Questions
History 15 Questions
Geography 15 Questions
Science and Technology 5 Questions
Economics 15 Questions
Indian Constitution 20 Questions
Ecology & Environment Science 20 Questions
Total 100 Marks (100 x 1)
No Negative mark for wrong answers.

 

Course Fee
Tuition Fee including mains optional Rs.  50, 000/-
GST (18%) Rs.    9, 000/-
Caution Deposit (Refundable) Rs.    2, 000/-
Total       Rs.  61, 000/-

 

Reservation of Seats:

10% seats are reserved for students belonging to SC/ST communities for regular batches in all the centres.

In the case of KSCSA, Kalliassery Centre, 51% of the total seats are reserved for SC communities.  If SC students are not available, the vacant seats will be filled from ST community students.

In the case of ICSR, Ponnani, 50% of the seats are reserved for students from Muslim minority community.

Students selected under reservation category should produce original caste certificate at the time of admission.  The students selected under the reservation category are not required to remit the tuition fee and GST.  If no sufficient students are available in the reservation category, KSCSA will be at the liberty to admit students from other categories.

100 students who are economically weak are eligible for fee reimbursement.  The students should produce their income certificate from the Village Officer concerned, for selection under this category. Students who are entitled for benefit under SC/ ST and Muslim Minority community reservation, do not come under this privilege.

 

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The Admit Card (Hall Ticket) for the Entrance Test can be generated/downloaded from the registration portal from 19/04/2022 only.

After receiving the register number please remit the application fee of Rs. 200/- online, using the link below.  Select the fee payment category as “Application fee – PCM” in the payment portal.

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Contact Details of Sub Centres
Name of Centre Contact Numbers
Thiruvananthapuram 8281098864 , 0471-2313065, 2311654, 8281098863
Kollam 9446772334 , 0474-2967711
Muvattupuzha 8281098873
Palakkad 8281098869, 0491 – 2576100
Kozhikode 8281098870, 0495-2386400
ICSR, Ponnani 8281098868, 0494-2665489
Kalliassery, Kannur 8281098875

Technical support for any issues regarding online registration : mail to info.ccek@gmail.com