In order to qualify the Civil - services Examination, you have to clear three different stages, such as preliminary, main and viva.
For the preliminary test, you have to focus on the latest developments of our country including the latest news of the worlds. For this, you have to refer to a leading news - paper such as Times of India, Hidustan Times, The Hindu etc. At the same time, you have to strengthen your English including its Grammar. In this connection, you may approach a coaching institute of repute which you help you in achieving your target level.
For the main Examination, selection of the papers are important. You may choose the papers even if you have not studied the same in the gradualion - level such as Geography, Philosophy, History etc. Choose the papers with which you are extremely confident. You may seek the help of reputed coaching institute in this direction.
To achieve success in the personnel - interview would much depend upon your extensive knowledge in current affairs, your expertise in the presentation, patience and the manner how you would be responding on the Board of interview.
You need to make a pragmatic planning in order to clear the Civil - services Examination.