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PSIR Optional 2022

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PSIR Paper 2 Demo Class by Dr. Raj Sharma
PSIR Paper 2 Demo Class by Dr. Raj Sharma

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3rd Jul 08:00 PM
PSIR  Demo Class by Piyush Madaan Sir
PSIR Demo Class by Piyush Madaan Sir

Conducted On:

10th Jul 08:00 PM
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PSIR Optional 2022

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PSIR L 15
PSIR L 15

Conducted On:

1st Sep 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 14
PSIR L 14

Conducted On:

31st Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 13
PSIR L 13

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30th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 12
PSIR L 12

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25th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 11
PSIR L 11

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24th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 10
PSIR L 10

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23rd Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 9
PSIR L 9

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18th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 8
PSIR L 8

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17th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 7
PSIR L 7

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16th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 6
PSIR L 6

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11th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 5
PSIR L 5

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10th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 4
PSIR L 4

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9th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 3
PSIR L 3

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4th Aug 10:00 AM

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PSIR L 1
PSIR L 1

Conducted On:

3rd Aug 05:00 PM

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Discussion with Students Dr. Raj Sharma
Discussion with Students Dr. Raj Sharma

Conducted On:

14th Jul 08:30 PM
StudyMaterials

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PSIR Optional Handout 1

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Political Science & International Relations (PSIR) Optional For UPSC CSE 2022 By Piyush Sir & Raj Sharma Sir

₹15,000/- ₹12,500/- 16.67%

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For Installment Payment : https://bit.ly/3AMQ2bJ

Live Classes Starts From 02nd Aug 2021

Course duration 6 Months

All the Classes will be live & Interactive

Detailed coverage of both Paper I & II for UPSC mains exam (Live Lectures)

Current Affairs updated teaching for dynamic sections of Political Science and International Relations.

Regular Doubt Clearing Sessions.

Strengthen the foundation of the aspirants by regular UPSC previous year question discussion

Explanation of the interlinks between PSIR and GS papers

Guest Lectures by Previous year’s Selected Officers

Enrollment closed on 1st Aug 2021

POLITICAL SCIENCE AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS


It deals with political and foreign affairs around the world.

In UPSC Civil Services Mains Examination, Political Science Optional consists of 2 papers (Paper I and Paper II).

Each paper is of 250 marks with a total of 500 marks

Why Choose PSIR as Optional?

Trend of Scores in Political Science and International Relations

Candidate

YOP

Total 

PI 

PII 

TINA DABI

CSE- 2015

299

128

171

AISHWARYA DONGRE

CSE-2016

327

175

152

MIRANT PARIKH

CSE-2016

307

158

149

KEERTHI KIRAN PUJAR

CSE-2017

303

153

150

DHANANJAY SINGH YADAV

CSE-2018

283

144

139

NOTE: YOP- Year of Passing, PI- PaperI(250 marks), PII- PaperII(250 marks), Total- Total Marks(500)


Why Join PSIR Optional Course at UPSC GUIDE?

  1. Course fee at very affordable price with excellent Quality

  2. Detailed coverage of both political science paper I & II for UPSC mains exam

  3. Complete Coverage of Static + Dynamic Content

  4. Online Coaching with access to Live and recorded lectures

  5. Additional Answer Writing Tests with periodic guidance

  6. Lecture Notes in PDF Format

  7. Faculty : Mr. Arvind Singh Rajpurohit


About Faculty:


SYLLABUS

PAPER – I

Section A

POLITICAL THEORY AND INDIAN POLITICS

POLITICAL THEORY

POLITICAL IDEOLOGIES

INDIAN POLITICAL THOUGHT

POLITICAL IDEOLOGIES

Section B

INDIAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS

NATIONALISM AND CONSTITUTION

Political Strategies of India’s Freedom Struggle:

Perspectives on Indian National Movement

Making of the Indian Constitution

POLITICAL THEORY AND INDIAN POLITICS

Salient Features of the Indian Constitution:

Principal Organs of the Union Government: Envisaged role and actual working of the Executive, Legislature and Supreme Court.

Principal Organs of the State Government: Envisaged role and actual working of the Executive, Legislature and High Courts.

Grassroots Democracy:

Statutory Institutions/Commissions:

Federalism:

VARIOUS DIVERSE TOPICS

Planning and Economic Development:

Caste, Religion and Ethnicity in Indian Politics.

Party System:

Social Movements:

PAPER – II

Section A

COMPARATIVE POLITICAL ANALYSIS AND INTERNATIONAL POLITICS

COMPARATIVE POLITICS

State in comparative perspective: Characteristics and changing nature of the State in capitalist and socialist economies, and, advanced industrial and developing societies.

Politics of Representation and Participation:

THEORIES AND CONCEPTS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Globalisation: Responses from developed and developing societies.

Approaches to the Study of International Relations:

Key concepts in International Relations:

Changing International Political Order:

(a) Rise of super powers; strategic and ideological Bipolarity, arms race and Cold War; nuclear threat;

(b) Non-aligned movement: Aims and achievements;

(c) Collapse of the Soviet Union; Unipolarity and American hegemony; relevance of non-alignment in the contemporary world.

GLOBAL INSTITUTIONS AND GROUPS

Evolution of the International Economic System:

United Nations:

Regionalisation of World Politics:

Contemporary Global Concerns:

 

India and the world:

1. Indian Foreign Policy:

2. India’s Contribution to the Non-Alignment Movement:

3. India and South Asia:

(a) Regional Co-operation: SAARC – past performance and future prospects.

(b) South Asia as a Free Trade Area.

(c) India’s “Look East” policy.

(d) Impediments to regional co-operation: -river water disputes;

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Political Science and International Relations Optional Course Key Highlight :

  1. Detailed coverage of both Paper I & II for UPSC mains exam (Live Lectures)
  2. weekly 3-4 lectures at 10:00 Am ( 2Hrs each)
  3. Current Affairs updated teaching for dynamic sections of PSIR. 
  4. Regularly Doubt Clearing Sessions.
  5. Strengthen the foundation of the aspirants by regular UPSC previous year question discussion
  6. Explanation of the interlinks between Sociology and GS papers  
  7. Detailed Study Notes
  8. Special lecture series on answer writing practice 
  9. Access to Watch Recorded Lectures
  10. Affordable Fees
  11. Guest Lectures by Previous year’s Selected Officers

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UPSC GUIDE is an online education platform registered under the Government of India under Nikam Education OPC Private Limited, which functions under the Advisory board of Previous Years Selected Officers. The primary motto of the organization is to break the barriers of UPSC Aspirants and help them achieve their dream and fly with colorful wings in the skies of Mussorie and career as well. In the recent year 2020-21, we have made the accomplishment of reaching every corner of the nation. We are proud to make this announcement that more than 5000 students have enrolled in various courses provided by us including the GS Foundation Course and Optional Classes for various subjects. We were also successful in covering the Current Affairs classes along with qualified Self Study Plans and Test Series. We are also happy to announce that we have extended our reach to J&K Family supporting aspirants with Free Coaching in Kapwara district Administration (J&K). Innovation is the key to deal with the current changes and challenges we face. With this note, we have successfully helped aspirants connect with achievers. We at UPSC GUIDE conducted various Live Sessions (Open for all) with many dignitaries. Till date we have reached the count of 150 Officers who have completed the live session on our social handle (IG: @upsc_guide) Live sessions with Lt. Governor Kiran Bedi (Ex IPS Officer), Ira Singhal IAS AIR -01, Dr. Bilal Bhat IAS AIR 10, Saurabh Sabhlok IFS, Safin Hasan IPS, Pradeep Singh IAS, Nitin Kulkarni IAS (Secretary)  are also included. 

We have now expanded our wings and have ventured into offering a full-fledged educational service to aspiring students.


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