Candidates expressed blended responses after Maharashtra Public Service Fee (MPSC) on Friday issued a notification concerning a change in paper sample for its primary examination and aligned it with that of the Union Public Service Fee (UPSC). In response to the fee, the brand new sample can be carried out in 2023.
In response to the notification, the mains paper will now be subjective, and candidates can be required to write down elaborative solutions as an alternative of making an attempt multiple-choice questions (MCQ). Nevertheless, many candidates have supported the transfer by MPSC.
Soniya Hange, an MPSC aspirant, mentioned that this transformation by MPSC will assist college students to try the UPSC examination as properly.
“This transfer by MPSC may also enhance the share of Marathi candidates showing and clearing UPSC because the paper sample is sort of the identical,” mentioned Hange.
One other aspirant, Nikhil Khatri mentioned that the choice by MPSC is welcome, and it’ll give equal alternative to all aspirants.
“It is going to give equal alternative to aspirants from rural in addition to city areas. Now each candidate should play on a stage enjoying subject. MPSC ought to now comply with the timetable and declare the outcomes on time,” mentioned Khatri.
One other aspirant, Amol Baviskar, highlighted that many aspirants who’re reappearing subsequent yr should research from scratch.
“I’m sad with the choice as now we have to organize in a wholly completely different approach for the subjective solutions. We’ve got been getting ready for an goal sample to this point. With the brand new sample implementation from subsequent yr, it would have an effect on our research as we should refocus our research technique,” mentioned Baviskar.
Atul Lande, director at Synergy Research Level, a city-based aggressive examination class, mentioned that the choice by MPSC will assist aspirants to get extra employment alternatives.
“The adjustments made by MPSC are praiseworthy. By aligning their sample and syllabus to UPSC, they’ve made it attainable for aspirants to seem for each examinations concurrently. It is going to improve the probabilities of candidates discovering employment. It is going to additionally be certain that extra aspirants from Maharashtra will clear UPSC,” mentioned Lande.