CSAT Study Material - Books , CSAT Test Series & Skill Builder : Civil Services Aptitude Test
Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT)
Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), is a compulsory part of Civil Services Examination holding 200 marks. This act as a screening test to Civil Services Main examination Conducted annually by Union Public Service Commission of India. Introduced in 2011, this paper aims to screen the logical reasoning and thinking performance of aspirants which is considered a highly important trait in an IAS Officer. It is also known as Civil Services Preliminary Examination, This paper is of qualifying nature and marks are not counted for writing the Mains examination, but candidate must score at least 33% marks in this paper. It’s in both English and Hindi.
UPSC CSAT syllabus contains: Comprehension, Interpersonal skills including communication skills, Logical reasoning and analytical ability, Decision-making and problem-solving, General mental ability, Basic numeracy (Simple mathematics High School Level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. ), English Language Comprehension skills.
CSAT Test Series (Mock Test)
Takshila's CSAT Prelims 2019 test series consisted of 30+ mock tests on UPSC Prelims Paper 2. This test series have 10 CSAT Practice papers and 20+ Previous year papers from 2011 to 2018 including CSAT & GS Papers. Model Answers with explanations after each test, these tests are Created by UPSC subject matter experts. Test package has Intensive coverage of syllabus in a systematic manner which focuses on the conceptual clarity with a judicious mixture of Easy, Medium and Advanced Level Questions. Detailed Explanation of each and every question which will help you to brush your knowledge base and gauge your competence level at regular intervals. The test series has been carefully designed with the updated and expected questions that are needed to crack the exam.
CSAT Books (Skill Builder)
A very comprehensive book set for Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), as per the syllabus prescribed by the Union Public Service Commission is being offered by Takshila Learning under Skill Builder package. This package has a set of 8 books, Comprehension, English Language Comprehension, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Logical Reasoning, Decision-Making and Problem-Solving, General Mental Ability, Data Interpretation, Extra Concepts. Each book contains Theoretical aspect at the very beginning followed by Solved Examples and Practice Exercises. Covers each and every type of questions expected in CSAT. Various types of shortcuts, tricks & techniques to solve the questions in less time. The set of books has been carefully constructed with almost all the essential topics that are needed to prepare for the exam.
CSAT Skill Builder & Test Package (Combo)
A very comprehensive book set & Online Test Series package for Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), as per the syllabus prescribed by the Union Public Service Commission.
This package contains 8 books, Comprehension, English Language Comprehension, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Logical Reasoning, Decision-Making and Problem-Solving, General Mental Ability, Data Interpretation, Extra Concepts & test series having 10 CSAT Practice papers and 20+ Previous year papers from 2011 to 2018 including CSAT & GS Papers.