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“Ambition is the first step to success. The second is action.” Driven by this philosophy, we believe in leading every individual to the path of success by inculcating these two victory factors in them. At Rau’s IAS Study Circle, we make sure that students are given the best coaching so that they can crack one of the toughest exams in the country, the IAS (Indian Administrative Service) examination, in least possible time.

While some people dream of success, we make it happen. We offer two kinds of coaching batches at Bangalore centre: Regular and Weekend. These are taught in English Medium only. Following are details of the new batches which will commence on the below mentioned dates:


– GSI REGULAR batches, in English medium, will commence from 19 January 2018.
– GSI WEEKEND batch, in English medium, will commence from 3 February 2018.

Syllabi Prelims (Paper I – General Studies & Paper II – CSAT), and
Main Exam (General Studies – Paper I, Paper II, Paper III, Paper IV & Essay) & Current Affairs
Medium REGULAR BATCHES: English medium
WEEKEND BATCH: English medium
– 9 months (approx. 36 weeks)
– Classes will be held for 4 hours, 6 days a week from Monday to Saturday
– 12 months (approx. 52 weeks)
– Classes will be held for 4 hours on Saturdays (3:00 pm – 7:30 pm) and 8 hours on Sundays (9:00 am – 6:30 pm)

  • Maximum number of classes for exhaustive syllabus coverage. Target is to lend to students thorough understanding of fundamentals which is the base for excelling in the exam
  • Regular update of Current Affairs and Contemporary issues
  • Special focus on writing practice through essay classes
  • Guidelines for Self-Study based on C3 framework
  • Followed by revision classes (QIP – Quality Improvement Programme) before the exams based on C3 (current-core-concept) framework


  • Best student to teacher ratio
  • Small Batch Size of about 80 students per class
  • Discussions and Doubt clearing in class
  • Home assignments for application of information
  • Availability of teachers after the classes


  • Regular Class Tests for progress tracking
  • Tests are followed up with test discussion classes for mid-course revision and update


  • Fundamental Study material in all themes
  • Focus: Monthly Current Affairs material
  • C3: Special revision material based on C3 framework available before exams


  • Tests Series, exactly of UPSC standard, for Prelims and Main exams for exam simulation and revision with All India Ranking for comparative analysis
  • Interview Guidance for selected students
Fee Registration Fee INR 500
Admission Fee : INR 1,40,000
Fee would be INR 145,000 for the batches starting September onward
Status Admission Open, Apply Now

– REGULAR batches, in English & Hindi medium, will commence from 11 June 2018.

Course Description Candidate can choose to study in any one optional subject for Main Examination. The study circle offers such optional subjects (see the list of subjects offered at the study circle below the table) which have maximum syllabus overlap/connection and strategic relevance with the compulsory papers of General Studies.
Syllabi for Main Examination
Medium of Instructions Available in both English & Hindi
Duration Weekday batches – 5 months (2 hours classes daily)
Timings Batch starting times vary depending on the Centre of Study; please contact your preferred study centre to enquire about timings
Subjects available
Subject Medium Campus
Political Science English Delhi
Public Administration English Delhi, Bengaluru, Jaipur
Psychology English Delhi
History English Delhi
History Hindi Delhi
Sociology English Delhi, Bengaluru
Geography English Delhi, Bengaluru, Jaipur
Geography Hindi Jaipur
Law English Delhi
Economy English Delhi
Fee Registration – INR 500
Admission Fee – INR 45,000
The charges are inclusive of GST and the cost of study material.