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Geography Optional Online Course - For UPSC Mains 2021

Faculty: Abhilash Mahapatra

Validity: TILL 2021 UPSC MAINS

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Geography Optional Online Course at IAS Gurukul replicates the Geography optional classroom coaching experience for the online students who are unable to visit Delhi for classroom coaching. Online course helps students save on high costs of accommodation, etc., the hassles of shifting to Delhi and access same high quality lectures, personal guidance, regular doubts clearing and answer writing practice as the classroom students.

Geography Optional Online Course at IAS Gurukul includes the following features:

  • FULL SYLLABUS COVERAGE: Course includes detailed discussions on all topics of the Geography Optional UPSC/IAS syllabus. It is ensured that no syllabus topic/portion is left untouched or covered in a hurry or partially. Each and every topic in UPSC Geography Optional syllabus is covered in detail by Sir in the lectures.
  • EMPHASIS ON CONCEPTUAL CLARITY: Geography concepts and theories form the backbone of the discipline. It is ensured that each student has absolute clarity of the basics and theories.
  • LEARNING WITH MAPS AND DIAGRAMS: Answers in UPSC Geography optional papers are greatly enriched by incorporating maps, diagrams, examples from the current affairs, data from government reports and latest geographers’ studies. All these are shared with the students during the lectures.
  • STRATEGIC DISCUSSIONS: regarding how to attempt the questions so as to maximize one's score.
  • VALIDITY TILL UPSC MAINS 2021: Every Online student will be given access to the Geography optional lectures till he appears for the UPSC CSE (Mains) Exam in 2021. We understand that a student may need to revise some of the lectures after the completion of the Live classes or nearer to the 2021 Mains exam date, hence the comfortably long course validity period.
  • HIGH QUALITY VIDEO & AUDIO: All lectures are recorded using high quality equipment to ensure seamless sharing with the online students. High quality technology ensures that video and sound quality is very clear so that online students can almost feel a part of the discussions.
  • TECHNICAL SUPPORT: Students will have round the clock access to technical help on standby to ensure seamless, high quality data transfer.
  • 1 ON 1 INTERACTION AND PERSONAL GUIDANCE: You are encouraged to discuss your doubts, preparation strategy, answer writing skills and difficulty in preparation directly with the faculty online. Online students may also meet Sir in person for any doubts clarification or guidance during their visits to Delhi.
  • REGULAR DOUBTS CLEARING: Every online student is encouraged to clarify any pending doubts with Sir on a regular basis. Each student may clarify any doubts, whether big or small, with Abhilash Sir regularly.
  • DAILY REVISION: In every lecture, Sir recaptures the previous day's lecture for effective and continuous learning. Daily revision ensures that the entire Geography syllabus is completed not only in the course but also for each student individually.
  • REGULAR ANSWER WRITING PRACTICE: After each topic, previous year's UPSC Geography questions from that topic are shared with students. Practice questions will include some new, expected questions based on the analysis of current trends. Every online student is encouraged to write answers and submit regularly for checking. Regular answer writing practice ensures that the student is able to write Geography optional answers as per the demands of the UPSC examination and score well.
  • 4 FULL LENGTH, UPSC PATTERN TESTS: Online students will also be tested through 4 full length, UPSC pattern tests. Each of these tests will be of 3 hours duration. The difficulty level and pattern of each of the tests will be similar to that of the actual UPSC Geography optional papers. Tests will be checked thoroughly and marks awarded on each question. Detailed feedback will be given to improve the answers and every student will be advised on how to score higher marks in the UPSC Geography optional papers.
  • 24x7 ACCESS TO LATEST RECORDED LECTURES: Every lecture is recorded in 2020 from the month of September onwards. You will get 24x7 access to the IAS Gurukul portal to access the latest lectures at any time as per your convenience.
  • COMPREHENSIVE STUDY MATERIAL: All topics in the UPSC Geography optional syllabus and topics from which questions are expected are covered in our detailed, comprehensive and updated study material. The study material includes theory and basics as well as latest case studies, relevant news reports, authentic government data and commentary on recent events. Online students are sent the complete study material in physical/ electronic form.
  • LIFELONG ASSOCIATION: Every enrolled online course student is encouraged to stay in touch with the faculty and the institute and clarify any doubts even after the completion of the syllabus.

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       About the Faculty


    Abhilash Mohapatra Sir has more than a decade of experience teaching and training UPSC aspirants in Delhi and at various prestigious Universities in India. He is a mentor and trainer for UPSC exam aspirants for Geography Optional, G.S. Geography and interview preparation. He is known for his methodological teaching, specially for answer writing to score maximum marks. He takes a keen personal interest in the academic progress of each of his students.

    He particularly works with each student to enhance his/ her mapping and answer writing skills. A keen observer of the physical world & natural climatic phenomenon, he has co-published many articles on geography & climate.