Pub: April 13, 2021
The Civil Service Examination (CSE) are considered to be the most challenging examinations in India. More than 10 lakh candidates apply for this competitive examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to recruit the brightest minds in the country for various services that assist the Government of India including the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), the Indian Police Service (IPS), and the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) to name a few. But out of the lakhs of applicants, only a few aspirants becomes successful in their pursuit in their UPSC dreams.
For this reason, the examination is seen as an unachievable dream by the Indian public. The people who qualify are respected and valued beyond comparison. To be an IAS officer means that you have dedicated your life to help the society. In Kerala, Malayalis identify IAS officers through movies and actors like Suresh Gopi or Mammooty who serve and save the nation while delivering heroic dialogues.
But over the years, the thought that the civil services where unattainable was replaced with hope and opportunities. This was pioneered by steadfast individuals took over the administrative sector of India in a wave. They were Malayalis who worked hard and qualified the examinations. And as each year passed, more and more individuals from Kerala were dominating as Civil Servants.
From the time when the only good coaching centres were in Delhi and people believed it took expensive coaching centres or influence over the system to qualify the UPSC examinations, we’ve come to a place where Civil Service coaching centres are everywhere offering affordable and quality training. State capitals like Thiruvananthapuram is also having excellent coaching centers like iLearn IAS for civil service coaching.
The internet revolution played a huge role in breaking the stereotype by making the necessary information, question papers, mock tests, and other resources easily accessible to everyone. The unattainable dreams seemed achievable with a little bit of passion and a lot of hardwork.
Now, youngsters believe that the coveted position is within their grasp because of enthusiastic leaders like Lipin Raj (IRS) (Divisional Personnel Officer, Madurai) ,Prasanth Nair IAS (Private Secretary to the Union Minister of Tourism) and Kerala’s very own P. B. Nooh IAS, (Collector of the Pathanamthitta District) who has been tackling crisis after crisis with unwavering spirit and determination.
Youngsters take these outstanding individuals as their role models and reach out asking for their experiences and how they got where they are today. Thanks to social media, the gap between the government and the public has been bridged. These leaders portray the real picture. A dream is achievable as long as you believe in it and work for it with the right help.
iLearn IAS coaching centre is one of the best civil service coaching Institute in Trivandrum, Kerala. We train individuals to attend and qualify the UPSC examination using innovative training methods. We pave the path for future Civil Servants to reach their goal and achieve the “unachievable”. Like Nelson Mandela said, “It always seems impossible until it is done.”
All the best!