Competitive examinations today are ever-changing. This is perfectly in tandem with the nature of
the world. ‘Nava Vijaypath’ captures the dynamic nature of UPSC Civil Services along with
almost all other competitive examination in India. This book gives a comprehensive insight into
every step of preparation for UPSC Civil Services examination.
The objective of the book is not just to give information about the UPSC examination, but to
imprint on the minds of youth that ‘Civil service is service to the people and Service to the
Nation’. This book will set you firmly on a path to an informed, educated foray into civil
This book addresses the fundamentals of civil service examinations like;
How to make career choices,
How to read and write effectively for Prelims, Mains, Essay, etc.
Every meticulous detail about how to prepare for the interview.
Considering the nebulous nature of UPSC examinations, this book elaborately explains the
How to study current events,
How to ace the art of self-study,
Solving Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs),
Good study habits
Art of writing quality and wholesome answers in UPSC Main Examination,
How to select an optional subject,
How to incorporate the material you’ve read, to write an outstanding essay et al.
Planning and Time Management
And on and above all, queries about basic values and issues in Civil Services.
Along with all aforementioned topics, Dharmadhikari Sir’s humorous style of writing, the
inclusion of personal experiences of the interview and administrative service as an IAS officer,
makes this book enjoyable, accessible and extremely user-friendly to the beginners in the field of
UPSC Competitive examination.
His experience of administrative services and more than 30 years’ experience of guiding civil
service aspirants have enriched this book and made it a must-read.