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Top 5 online learning platforms that can help you crack UPSC Civil Services Exam

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Posted on 12 May 2022
14:02 PM
Selecting reliable online platforms for learning resources is important for cracking the civil services exams.

Selecting reliable online platforms for learning resources is important for cracking the civil services exams. Shutterstock

Online coaching breaks new grounds in preparations for the civil services exam
E-learning platforms like Testbook and Adda247 target UPSC aspirants from Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities

The UPSC Civil Services Exam is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year to select candidates for top bureaucratic posts. Books were the only resources available for the aspirants even a few years back, but the scenario has completely changed with India’s explosive internet growth. If you want to crack the civil services exam, it’s now important to zero in on reliable online platforms for a good learning environment.

Things you need to know about the UPSC exams:


The UPSC civil services test is regarded as one of India's most difficult to pass. At the preliminary stage, more than 10 lakh people apply for 1,000 or so positions. The UPSC conducts tests for a variety of positions, including IAS, IPS, and IFS. The UPSC EPFO and UPSC CAPF are two notable exams offered by the recruitment agency. The exam is divided into three steps; Preliminary, Mains and Interview. The prelims for UPSC 2022 will be held on June 5.

Here are 5 top online platforms to prepare for the UPSC Civil Services Exams 2022:


Civilsdaily optimises the entire preparation journey of UPSC aspirants to change the way they prepare for government exams. Recommended by All India Rank 1, it is the most innovative platform covering all aspects of the IAS UPSC exam. The platform provides a personalised mentorship programme with the help of a dedicated team. A favourite of students, this platform enjoys close to one million app downloads and two million monthly visits. Its features include relevant current affairs sourced from prominent newspapers and other sources in keeping with the demands of the civil services exam.


With over 11 million registered users, this online platform targets to enrol students mainly from Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities. It has been formatted especially to aid these students to bridge the digital gap and infrastructural limitations. Testbook provides subscription-based access to 200+ online courses and 6500+ mock tests at affordable prices. The platform arranges live online sessions for students preparing for civil services and other government exams.


It is a vernacular test preparation platform that aims to serve students from Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities. With more than 450 coaching centres and 1,000 teachers across the country, this platform boasts of both online and offline presence for civil services aspirants. Adda247 has launched its own mobile app and YouTube channel to help students. Over the years, this platform has emerged as one of the largest test preparation platforms that provides quality education through classroom teaching digital training.

Sprint UPSC

SprintUPSC is an engaging and analytics-driven test platform with high-quality content for UPSC aspirants. This fully bilingual (Hindi/English), independent and unbiased practice platform provides the experience of personalised tests to students. SprintUPSC tags each and every question to a particular book chapter or news link, making the data verifiable. It offers features such as hyper-personalisation, gamification of learning, advanced analytics, collaboration and community learning. It uses state-of-the-art technologies including cloud computing, AI, big data analytics and blockchain that make it highly scalable, available, reliable, flexible and secure.


Edukemy focuses on preparing students for competitive exams. It offers online courses for India’s most prestigious exams, including UPSC, SSC, Banking and State PSCs. This platform provides immersive and personalised education to students to help them crack competitive Exams. With this clear goal in mind, Edukemy has developed a one-of-a-kind evaluation model for both non-subjective and subjective competitive exams. The platform also provides interactive sessions, personalised feedback, personalised mentoring, peer-to-peer learning and access to the best faculties to ensure effective remote learning experience.

Last updated on 12 May 2022
14:02 PM
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