Previous year UPSC Question papers collection (PDF)

Students preparing for any UPSC exam should not restrict them to refer question papers of their exam alone. Here is the complete collection of UPSC exam question papers since 2009. This collection will be extremely useful for the preparation of civil service exam.

Question papers that are useful for the preparation of CSP, 2015

Practicing many mock tests is the crucial step in the preparation of high level exam such as civil service exam. Previous year question papers is a never miss asset for every serious civil service aspirants. I have complied more than 80 objective type UPSC questions papers into a single RAR file and i hope they will be highly useful during the Civil service preliminary exam preparation.

How to use this collection effectively for CSP preparation?

SCRA and STENOGRAPHER question papers have HSC level syllabus. Believe it or not. 25% of the CSP questions are of HSC level. So even lower exam exam helps you in your preparation. Other exam question papers provided in the collection is of Degree level and so they are directly useful in your civil service preparation. Download link of the collection is given below.

Collection of UPSC question papers since 2009  (Size: 122 MB)

Note: This collection does not contain specialized exam papers such as Medicine, Maths, Engineering, Economics, etc. In other words this collection has only General studies and Aptitude question papers.

Exam wise Question paper collection:

Following section has individual collection for all important UPSC exams.

1. SCRA (9.75 MB)

2. CDS (26.5 MB)

3. NDA (17.0 MB)

4. Stenographer (9.61 MB)

5.CAPF (4.67 MB)

6.CISF (3.49 MB)

7. Civil service exam (68.4 MB)

Question paper collection for Civil service Mains will be posted soon


Previous Year question papers for TNPSC Group 1

Previous QP is must have materials before starting preparation.Here is for the Group 1.Group 1A  and 1B  has the same same syllabus for general studies.You can refer them,if you have time.



2013:2013 Mains Question PAPER (source and credit: Radian IAS website)

2012:G1.Mains.Syllabus & Question Paper (source and credit: Radian IAS website)

2011- Main paper 1 Main paper 2

2014: Click Here

2013: Click Here

2012:Click Here


2014 (new): Click Here

2014: Group 1B (ACHR)

2012: ACF GK

If anybody has original mains question paper for 2012 and 2013. Please do comment, it will be useful to thousands of aspirants like you.

Previous year question papers for Group 2 and 2A

The difference between group 2 and 2A is  the later exam don’t have Main exam and Interview and cadre of Group  2A is lower than Group 2. Anyways the level of difficulty of preliminary paper remains the same for both the exam. So in this post i gonna share group 2 and 2A question papers.As group 2/2A has 100 marks for language section. I would suggest you to refer Group 4 and VAO General Tamil and General English question papers.(links given in the end of the article.

Tip: Always language and aptitude section of all TNPSC exams is of SSLC standard.

2014: Group II(main), Group II(main)REEXAM, Group IIA: General StudiesEnglish and Tamil

2013:Group II(prelim):General Studies,English and Tamil

Refer only Language section in Group 4 and VAO:

VAO Question papers

Group 4 Question papers