Mock Interview Sessions for UPSC CSE 2021 Personality Test

Mock Interview Sessions for UPSC CSE 2021 Personality Test

Initially, extensive preparatory sessions were conducted by Prof. Jyotirmoy Pal Chaudhuri followed by Mock Interview Sessions.

1st Mock Interview Session :
The 1st Mock Interview Session was conducted on 26th March 2022 for students appearing in the UPSC CSE 2021. One of the students participated online in the Mock Interview. The 5-member Mock Interview Board comprised senior bureacrats and academicians, as follows:

1. Shri Basudev Banerjee, IAS (Retd.), State Chief Information Commissioner and Former Chief Secretary, Govt. of West Bengal – Chairman of Board
2. Smt. Antara Acharya, IAS, CEO, Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority(KMDA)
3. Shri Syed Waquar Raza, IPS, Joint Commissioner of Police(O)Kolkata Police
4. Prof. Anindya Jyoti Majumdar, Professor of International Relations, Jadavpur University
5. Prof. Saikat Sinha Roy, Professor of Economics, Jadavpur University

2nd Mock Interview Session :
The 2nd Mock Interview Session was conducted on 9th April 2022 for students appearing in the UPSC CSE 2021. One of the students participated online in the Mock Interview. The 5-member Mock Interview Board comprised senior bureacrats and academicians, as follows:

1. Dr. Nandita Chatterjee, IAS (Retd.) , Member, Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) – Chairman of Board
2. Shri Sudhir Mishra, IPS (Retd.), Former Director General of Police, West Bengal
3. Shri Dhaval Jain, IAS, Commissioner, Howrah Municipal Corporation.
4. Shri Pramit Pal Chaudhuri, Foreign Editor, The Hindustan Times.
5. Prof. Achin Chakraborty, Director, Institute of Development Studies, Kolkata (IDSK)

Further Mock Interview sessions are scheduled to be conducted soon.

Composite Course for SNTCSSC 2022 Batch

Composite Course for SNTCSSC 2022 Batch

Satyendranath Tagore Civil Services Study Centre (SNTCSSC) has entered into a MOU with two premiere institutes of the country, viz Khan Study Group (KSG) and Shankar IAS Academy (SIA). They have been engaged to collaborate with SNTCSSC in conducting a 10 month long Composite Course for UPSC CSE preparation training. These premiere institutes have already started conducting focused training from November 2021 for 250 students who have registered for this course. SNTCSSC has also collaborated and tied up with faculty members of national level reputed institutes for guidance in the optional subject for the UPSC CSE Mains exams.

Online Prelims Crash Course for SNTCSSC 2022 Batch

Online Prelims Crash Course for SNTCSSC 2022 Batch

SNTCSSC is simultaneously executing Prelims crash course (PCC) from 26.02.2022. About a 1000 students have registered for this course which is currently ongoing. Similar Prelims Crash Course was conducted for SNTCSSC 2021 Batch and from this course 24 students have qualified for UPSC CSE Mains 2021 examination.

MOU between SNTCSSC & Presidency Alumni Association(PAA) : 10th August 2021, Tuesday

MOU between SNTCSSC & Presidency Alumni Association(PAA) : 10th August 2021, Tuesday

The Satyendranath Tagore Civil Services Study Centre (SNTCSSC), a unit of Centre for Excellence in Public Management, Government of West Bengal and the Presidency Alumni Association (PAA) has inked a MOU today (10th August 2021, Tuesday) at 12 noon to collaborate in the effort to help UPSC Civil Services aspirants from West Bengal crack the exams. The MoU was inked at the Presidency Alumni Office in the campus of Presidency University. Shri Surajit Kar Purkayastha, IPS [Retd.], Chairman and Shri Rajanvir Singh Kapur, IAS, Course Director were present from the SNTCSSC. Shri Sutirtha Bhattacharya, IAS [Retd.], President; Dr.BivasChaudhury, Vice-President; Shri Kaushik Saha, IAS, Secretary; Smt. Kathakali Jana, Treasurer; and Shri Sandip Kar, Joint Secretary were present on behalf of the Presidency Alumni Association.

The dignitaries welcomed this association as a great boost in this effort inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Minister, as the illustrious alumni of the PAA would be supporting the aspirants from India and abroad, without any financial consideration. Chairman, SNTCSSC stressed that the motivation and self-confidence of the students of West Bengal were crucial first step to achieve this goal supplemented by quality coaching infrastructure that the SNTCSSC intended to provide. In this regard, the President, PAA shared that the noted Nobel Laureate Shri Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee, also an alumnus of the PAA has expressed desire to motivate/ address the students of SNTCSSC during the inaugural session of the next course.

Mock Interview Sessions for UPSC CSE 2020 Personality Test

Mock Interview Sessions for UPSC CSE 2020 Personality Test

Mock Interview Sessions were held for the Students who are appearing for UPSC CSE Personality Test this year.

Initially preparatory sessions were taken by
Prof. Jyotirmoy Pal Chaudhuri followed by Mock Interview Sessions.

1st Mock Interview Session: 28th July, 2021

2nd Mock Interview Session: 31st July, 2021

3rd Mock Interview Session: 25th August, 2021

The panellists included Senior IAS and IPS officers and renowned Domain Experts.

There are plans to take a few more sessions.