How to prepare UPSC Essay

By Aditi Tulsyan

24 July, 2023

The UPSC essay exam is important. It holds a significant weightage in both the UPSC Preliminary Examination (GS Paper 1) and the UPSC Main Examination (Paper A). 


Here are a few tips to prepare for UPSC essay


Read a lot of quality essays and articles. This will help you understand what makes an essay well-written.

Read newspapers, magazines, and editorials to stay updated. Essay questions are many times asked from current affairs.

Stay Updated

Make note of important quotes or passages from books and newspapers that can be used to support your arguments in the essay. 

Make Notes

Focus On Structure

Focus on coherent and structured essay writing with an introduction, body, and conclusion.

To prepare for UPSC 2023, it is essential to practice writing essays on a variety of topics. Follow these tips to improve your writing skills.