The civil service examination is conducted generally every year by the Maharashtra Public Service Commission. The three stages of examination are Prelims, Mains and Personal interviews, which are spread across a year. The Annual Integrated Batch conducted by the Academy caters to all the three stages of the examination (Pre+Mains+Interview).
The Annual Integrated Batches for MPSC commence on 15th June, 15th July, 15th August, 15th September and 15th November. First eight months are devoted for Mains whereas later 4 months are dedicated to Prelims. Extensive classroom teaching, quality study material, and rigorous test series are the hallmarks of the batches at the Academy. An emphasis is given on developing in all the students the capacity to understand, comprehend and analyze the components in the syllabus. Mains
The mains course is an intensive and rigorous eight months academic course. In this, the following areas are extensively taught.
❯ English (compulsory)
❯ Marathi (compulsory)
❯ General Studies I
❯ General Studies II
❯ General Studies III
❯ General Studies IV
Extensive classroom teaching, quality reading material and rigorous test series are the highlights of these batches. Instead of just concentrating on covering the entire syllabus, the teaching at the Academy focuses on all the major/crucial topics. The main emphasis is on developing comprehension skills and analytical skills in the students. Considering the fact that due to the changed nature of MPSC exams, the Mains has also become objective type, a special emphasis is given on solving those types of question papers. Hence the students are encouraged to write the Test Series, which are meticulously prepared by the faculty. Timely evaluation and comprehensive feedback on the same helps the students to understand their progress. Prelims
The Academy helps the students to prepare for the preliminary examination with a well organized and intensive course of four months. It channelizes and directs the candidate to develop comprehension and analytical skills. Just like Mains, Extensive classroom teaching, quality reading material and rigorous test series are highlights of the Prelims batches as well. Test Series (topical/sectional/comprehensive) forms an integral part of this course, whereby the ability and approach to crack the examination is cultivated among the students. Interview
The interview preparation at the Academy trains the students in personality development, soft skills, and communication skills and prepares them to face interviews. The preparation for interviews is undertaken by the following methods.
❯ Lectures on interview techniques by eminent faculties
❯ Lectures on topics of current relevance
❯ Lectures by previous successful students of the Academy drawing on their own experience on how they faced their interviews.
❯ Series of Mock interviews by expert Panels, individual and group counseling sessions by the panel members of the mock interviews etc.
❯ Study Material
Thus, it is fully ensured that the students are confident and well equipped to face the interviews without any fear or hesitation.