UPSC CSE PRELIMS 2022 Paper Analysis

UPSC successfully conducted the Prelims stage for Civil Services Examination 2022 on 5th June 2022 (sunday). Paper 1 was conducted from 9:30 am to 11:30 am. Paper 2 CSAT was from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Many aspirants and coaching Institutes will be analysing the question paper for quiet a few days. Many professionals and teachers will be engaged in preparing answer key. Candidates have rated this year’s question as moderate to difficult (GS – Paper 1).

Here is the analysis of number of questions coming from each section for past 10 years.

As evident from the data above, the composition of question paper is very dynamic in nature. No one can predict which section is more/less important than others.

Below is the cut-off of prelims for general category.

2015107.34/20053.67
2016116.00/20058.00
2017105.34/20052.67
201898/20049.00
201998/20049.00
202092.5 /20046.61
202187.5 /20043.77

This year the number of vacancies have also increased so aspirants are quiet positive and filled with enthusiasm.

Prelims paper 1 analysis (2022)

Prelims paper 1 analysis