CSE 2019   Attend 3 sessions on preparing for CSE 2019 , right from the right preparation strategy, reading the newspaper, making notes to how to write good answers. Orientation session is open to all and mandatory for all CGP Students. Click here for details.
MITRA'S IAS - PHILOSOPHY: Seminar on - 27th Sep. - 5pm & 9th Oct. – 11 am
Foundation Classes: 28th Sep. and 29th Sep.
For more information call us at - Tel. No :- 01145505509, Mob. No-8826469839, 9560928172 or
Mail us at :- mitrasiasclasses@gmail.com
,Website:- www.mitrasias.com

mechanical score in mains 2016, plz share your marks and experience

mech this time was scoring , please share your marksheet or of your freinds' , your experience and please do share attempt and expecting score in mech
mechanical optional
pre 2016 126, mains 2016 757 (mech1 117, mech2 137)
pre 2017 108 mains 2017 808 (mech1 169 , mech2 107 :( )

Comments

  • edited June 2017
    my marks -( disclaimer : i think i shud have practice atleast one mock of essay, gs1 ethics,n gs2 was only busy in mech huh!!
    Hindi 155
    English 143
    Essay 126
    Gs1 098
    Gs2 087
    Gs3 101
    Gs4 091
    Paper 1 (mech) 117 ( screwed 60 marks jus because opted wrong question leaving those which i could easily handle )
    Paper 2 (mech) 137
    Total 757
    Experience : upsc jitna kia hai utna dia hai is baar, kisi ki koi scaling up ya down nhi !

    ppr1 attmpt 215 (including half attempted etc )(well below satisfaction)
    ppr 2 attmpt 210 (satisfactory)
    mechanical optional
    pre 2016 126, mains 2016 757 (mech1 117, mech2 137)
    pre 2017 108 mains 2017 808 (mech1 169 , mech2 107 :( )
  • I expected 20-30 marks more in each mech paper. I too devoted a lot of time for Mechanical which could have been used otherwise.
    IMG-20170602-WA0003.jpg
    909 x 516 - 126K
  • I expected 20-30 marks more in each mech paper. I too devoted a lot of time for Mechanical which could have been used otherwise.

    How much did you attempt? And did you cover the entire syllabus or only partial?
    A Lion doesn't concern himself with the opinions of the sheep.
    https://www.facebook.com/jaime.kngslyr.1
    contactjaime123@gmail.com
    twitter @contactjaime123
    My Book https://www.amazon.in/dp/B07B2N695F
  • 233. Though expected 270+ in mech..
  • Missed mains cutoff by 25 marks
    2017-06-04 09.55.02.png
    806 x 473 - 200K
  • Paper 1- 92
    Paper 2- 116
    Total 208
    Screwed up paper 1 due to poor choice of questions and scribbling
    Also was kinda under confident due because it was my first Mains
    Btw anyone looking to join nextias test series for mech optional?
    Swag is not about what you want people to think about you, its already knowing what they think about you
  • Paper 1- 92
    Paper 2- 116
    Total 208
    Screwed up paper 1 due to poor choice of questions and scribbling
    Also was kinda under confident due because it was my first Mains
    Btw anyone looking to join nextias test series for mech optional?

    Yeah Bro, definitely going to join nextias test series for mech optional
  • Paper 1- 92
    Paper 2- 116
    Total 208
    Screwed up paper 1 due to poor choice of questions and scribbling
    Also was kinda under confident due because it was my first Mains
    Btw anyone looking to join nextias test series for mech optional?

    Shall be joining NextIAS test series... lets meet there.

    Anybody preparing for mains with mech and staying in Patel Nagar may message me in my inbox
    Ab ki baari.... UPSC hamari
  • hii...planning to change my optional from philosophy to mechanical engineering.
    Kindly guide me what materials to pursue and any specific test series??
Sign In or Join to comment.

Welcome!

We are a secret self-moderated community for Civil Services preparation. Feel free to join, start a discussion, answer a question or just to say Thank you.

Just dont spread the word ;)

Sign in or join with Facebook or Google

Subscribe to ForumIAS Blog