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Top 10 Mobile Apps for UPSC(IAS) Preparation

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Written by Micah Phillips

UPSC IAS or Civil service Exam is considered as one of the toughest exams in not only in India but around the globe. And why not? This job empowers the officer to make an impact on people’s lives in whatever way they want. And therefore, to crack this exam one has to have a rock-solid temperament, a crystal-clear understanding of India and world, and visionary foresight. To achieve some of these qualities, the aspirants have to take external support in the form of study material, mock tests, books, notes, etc.

The COVID-19 pandemic has enforced people to go digital in every walk of their life. In this increasingly digitized world, the IAS aspirants should also take the utmost advantage of this and use the available technology to crack this exam.

To help these aspirants out, we are proving the list of Top-10 mobile applications available for UPSC IAS preparation. All the aspirants can take help from this list for their UPSC civil services journey.

Best Mobile App for UPSC(IAS) Exam Preparation

1.UPSC & State PSC : Adda247

Adda247 has an umbrella of major government exam preparation platforms and recently have launched UPSC & State PSC youtube channel that will help IAS aspirants to get all specified course content in one place so that they can save their time and money. Now with the Adda247 mobile App, webpage and youtube channel aspirants will get the complete analysis of PSC /UPSC and other state exams along with a dedicated team of Adda247 that will help aspirants to get in-depth knowledge of subjects like History, Polity, Geography, Economics in brief. Apart from its daily current affairs analysis of newspapers like The Hindu, Times of India, PIB. Every year Budget analysis appears in exams and multiple questions, you will get all details in the app.

The Adda247 youtube channel is providing free course content and the Adda247 mobile app is continuously pioneering by providing free practice quiz, current affairs, articles, and a lot more for dedicated aspirants nationwide.


VISION IAS is India’s premier research, and training institution, working towards making the platform useful for aspirants preparing for prestigious exams like UPSC CSE. The Vision is a platform that continuously innovates and works to research to help IAS / IPS aspirants to make their dreams a reality through ‘integrated efforts’ of Interactive learning system, Team work, Technology & Innovation.

3. Insights IAS

InsightsIAS is one of the most followed platforms for UPSC IAS exam aspirants. The innovative idea of Daily answer writing practice for IAS preparation is helping aspirants year after year., geneThe Insight IAS academy is famous for its great faculty teaching, current affairs which provide good study material. Current affairs are the most important part of the IAS examination and every year maximum questions appear so Insight academy is helping aspirants to make a great hold in current affairs. Still, many students are following insight because of its unique research and excellence for current affairs

4. Unacademy

Unacademy is an educational technology company based in Bangalore, India. Unacademy is among those platforms where many aspirants are getting a chance to teach while their preparation. Educators consist of either student who has cleared various exams or mentors who have teaching experience. Unacademy provides online coaching for various exams of India like UPSC, IIT JEE, and others. The youtube channel of Unacademy & its App is very useful for UPSC Aspirants as many prospects of the UPSC exam are covered by the App and youtube channel and many aspirants are following unacademy youtube channel for free UPSC and other exam course content.

5. Mrunal

Mrunal is the well-known platform whose Mobile App is providing important courses for UPSC CSE IAS Exam through video courses. If we analyze and see the last few years’ aspirants’ tractions on the mrunal app we can easily understand the outstanding response received by IAS aspirants. Many aspirants have appreciated the App and following it

6. Iasbaba

With the motto of “Enabling a person located at the most remote destination a chance at cracking AIR 1 in IAS “, IASbaba is one of the most famous online websites for IAS preparation. IAS baba is working with innovative ideas with a smart and analytical learning approach. If we research the platforms we find that is an initiative by graduates of institutes like IIT and IIM. The quiz, current affairs, and other articles are providing the most relevant information for aspirants preparing for Civil Services Examination.

7. The Hindu

One of India’s most respected and reputed newspapers especially for UPSC civil service aspirants, The Hindu is known for its classic yet contemporary design and its authentic and credible journalism. The newspaper is followed by millions of aspirants along with many citizens of India who have an interest in National and International political, economical activities. The Hindu is helping UPSC CSE aspirants to get complete detailed current affairs analysis through its Android app and webpages. The current affairs and editorial can help a lot in prelims and mains exam and millions of aspirants are following it for decades. Aspirants are still having full faith in the reputed newspaper who wants to clear the IAS exam in their first attempt. To succeed in the IAS exam it can be the best option for answer writing practice and current affairs

8.Clear IAS

ClearIAS is one of the most popular UPSC Test Prep Apps designed to help aspirants to clear the IAS exam by innovative technique. It is focussing on self-study. ClearIAS is working effectively to provide maximum for an aspirant preparing for UPSC Civil Services Exam. From guiding study-materials and practice test ClearIAS is the well known and trusted platform. Their motto is that no candidate should be left out of the UPSC exam competition due to the unavailability of course material and guidance

9. Academy For Excellence IAS

AFEIAS is one of the well-known platforms among UPSC CSE aspirants and established to provide proper guidance to young aspirants for Indian Civil Services examination and work effectively to provide better guidance, course content in one place. The AFEIAS app would serve as a fast and handy companion in the preparational journey for CSE aspirants. Most of the relevant content can be acquired from the website and from the app, which makes it one of the most followed platforms by many aspirants

10. Byjus

BYJU’S – The Learning App is well known and famous among many students generally among the age group between 10-15 years. The app is providing comprehensive learning programs in Math and Science for students between classes 4th-12th. It also has the preparation module for other courses like JEE, NEET, and IAS. The Byju’s app provides current affairs and helps IAS aspirants in many ways as far as the prelims exam is concerned.

Other Apps you can try.

UPSC 2020 by EduRev

All UPSC Papers Prelims & Mains

NCERT for UPSC- All in One by Goal IAS

UPSC PDF by Invisible Friend

Skholar: UPSC Civil Service

Prelims Guru: IAS / UPSC

Vajiram IAS – UPSC Preparation App

UPSC Test Series by CrackitToday

UPSC Pathshala

UPSC Exam Book Hindi

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