#CareerBytes: Top 5 mobile apps for UPSC preparation
The UPSC Civil Services Examination is one of the most challenging exams and cracking it isn't easy without right preparation. Aspirants can also take help of their smartphone by downloading UPSC preparation apps that offer study material, question papers, etc. There are dozens of mobile apps available that help in preparing for the IAS exam. Here are 5 best apps for UPSC aspirants.
ClearIAS is one of the most popular online platforms for IAS exam coaching. With its mobile app, aspirants can also extend their preparation to their smartphone. The ClearIAS app provides a complete UPSC exam preparation package, study material (also available for downloads), tips, guidance, recommended books at discounted prices, online newspaper copies, mock tests, question papers, performance reports, preparation strategies by toppers, etc.
IASbaba, launched by IIT/IIM graduates, is one of the popular and fastest-growing platforms for UPSC exam preparation. On its mobile app, it provides several free services like daily news analysis, current affairs magazine, the gist of popular newspapers, AIR/RSTV/PIB discussions, Monthly Yojana, motivational articles, etc. Subscribers to IASbaba's Integrated Learning Program can take test series and get test reports and reviews on the app.
IAS UPSC by Civilsdaily is one of the best mobile apps for general knowledge and current affairs, recommended by UPSC toppers and experts. The top-rated app provides news and daily current affairs in an easy-to-understand format for the aspirants. Civilsdaily offers current affairs, newspaper editorials summary, study plans, notes on government schemes, NCERT book downloads, topic-wise latest developments and news, courses, revision material, etc.
Vision IAS, a popular coaching institution for UPSC aspirants, offers a wide range of preparation material and content on its app. It provides study material covering a range of topics, mock tests, current affairs magazine (in English and Hindi), daily AIR episodes, toppers' tips, talks/discussions by experts and toppers, infographics, etc. Aspirants have access to video lectures and live classes and sessions too.
Unacademy is one of India's largest online learning platforms and its Unacademy Learning App is a popular mobile app among those preparing for major competitive exams, including the UPSC CSE. It offers UPSC syllabus, study material, lessons, practice questions, preparation strategy, newspapers (daily analysis and daily editorials), magazines, current affairs, essay writing, video lectures, topic-wise content, material for optional subjects, etc.