1.Is offline coaching available?
Yes, offline coaching is available. We specialized in offline coaching and provide foundation batch (2 & 3 Years) and Target batch (1 Years).
2. In which medium are the classes provided?
Classes are available in both English and Hindi medium.
3. Do you provide preparations for the interview?
Yes, we conduct an Interview Guidance Programme post the Result of Mains. The Interview panel at Vedanta consist of Experts/ Special Faculty and retired IAS/IPS officers.
4. Is CSAT included in your packages?
Yes, We provide CSAT classes free with our complete course.
5. Will any Foundation Batch be provided for 2 or 3 years?
Yes, our foundation batches are for 2 and 3 years. They have been planned keeping in mind 12th pass students and students pursuing graduation but anyone can apply for the foundation batches.
6. What qualifications are required for UPSC?
You must have a Bachelor degree from any UGC recognized university. You are also eligible if you are in the last year of your graduation. Other than this you must be 21 years of age. For more details about UPSC eligibility criteria Click Here.
7. When is the preliminary exam held every year?
Prelims are advertised every year in the month of February. The Preliminary Exam is conducted in the first week of June every year. The results are published in July-August.
8. What are the passing marks for preliminary exam?
There are two papers in the prelims. Paper 1 is the merit based exam and selection is based on the cut off marks. Paper 2 is a qualifying paper and only 33% marks i.e. 66 marks are required to clear this paper.
9.Will classes be provided if someone is working?
Yes, you may join our Weekend batch or join our online classes.
10.Is Test series included in your Batches?
Yes, we provide Prelims and mains Test series as part of all our batches. Test series for both prelims and mains is available separately also, at a very nominal price. The test series is available in both English and Hindi medium.
11.Will any special batches be provided for Answer writing?
Yes, we provide separate classes for answer writing practice and also conduct answer writing programs. Our mains test series discussions also provide answer writing practice. We also provide Modal answers and conduct discussions session.
12.Which platform is used for live classes?
We conduct offline classes at our centers and provide live sessions for the same on our own application named Viasacademy. You can access the same via the website link www.viasacademy.com or download the “VIAS” app from the Google play store.
13.What is the refund policy?
Security deposit if any, is refundable only on completion of the programme. Fee once paid will not be refundable under any circumstances whatsoever.
14.If I am in final year of graduation, can I still appear for the UPSC exam?