Advanced Foundation Course

Designed to prepare the Degree  students (1st and 2nd Year Degree) towards civil Service Exam. AFC is 10 months course tailored with high consideration of not Disturbing the Regular college Studies of the Students.

Syllabus

Polity

Indian Constitution – Key Features, Secularism, Role of Parliament, Judiciary, Understanding and confronting Marginalisation.

Democracy – Features and Need, Constitutional Design, Electoral Politics, Working of Institutions, Democratic Rights

Power Sharing, Federalism, Democracy and Diversity, Gender, Religion and Caste, Popular Struggles and Movements, Political Parties, Outcomes of Democracy, Challenges to Democracy.

Challenges of Nation Building, Integration of Princely States, Reorganisation of States, Era of One party Dominance, Politics of Planned Development, India’s External Relations, The Crisis of Democratic Order, Rise of Popular movements Regional aspirations, Recent Developments in Indian Politics

Geography

Origin, Evolution, Interior of Earth, Distribution of Oceans and Continents, Rocks, Geomorphic Processes, Landforms and their Evolution

Composition and Structure of Atmosphere, Temperature, Atmospheric Circulation and Weather Systems, Water in the Atmosphere, Movements of Ocean Water

World and India Population – Distribution, Density and Growth, Population Composition and Human Development, Human Settlements, Migration : Types, Causes and Consequences

India Structure and Physiography, Drainage system, Climate, Vegetation, Soils, Natural Hazards and Disasters

 

Economics

Concept of Development, Sectors of Indian Economy, Money and Credit, Globalisation and Indian Economy.

Indian Economy on the Eve of Independence, Indian Economy (1950-1990), Liberalisation, Globalisation and Privatisation, Poverty, Human Capital Formation in India, Rural Development, Employment in India, Infrastructure, Environment and Sustainable Development.

GDP and Welfare, Money and Banking, Budget and Fiscal Policy, Balance of Payment, Foreign Exchange Market, Trade Deficit, Savings and Investment

History

Stone Age, Indus Valley Civilisation, Vedic Period, Jainism and Buddhism, Bhakti Movement

The Following Dynasties to be studied in Social, Economic, Religious and Cultural dimensions :  Mauryas , Guptas, Chalukyas, Rashtrakutas , Hoysalas, Vijayanagara Kingdom

Advent of Europeans, First War of Indian Independence, Socio Religious Reform Movement, Swadeshi Movement, Minto – Morley Reforms, Home Rule movement, Montague Chelmsford Reforms, Revolutionary Activity, Non cooperation Movement, Salt Satyagraha, Gandhi – Irwin Pact, Quit India Movement, Mountbatten plan and Indian Independence, Partition

Current Affairs

  • Discussion on Topics of National and International importance
  • Newspaper Reading

Skill Development Classes

  • Communication Skills
  • Behavioural Development
  • Goal Setting
  • Time Management
  • Emotional Intelligence

Specialities

  • State of Art Interactive Classroom Programs
  • Air Conditioned Digital Classrooms
  • 150 hours of Classroom discussion on Topics Relevant for Civil Services Exams
  • 12 Topic Based Monthly Tests. Discussion Session after every Test with Feedback
  • Skill Development Program for Capacity Building in Youth

Classes by Expert Trainers

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *