PSIR Mains Optional Test Series

by Vajiram & Ravi

About the V&R Political Science & International Relations (PSIR) Optional Test Series 2023

Political Science & International Relations (PSIR) Optional Subject Paper I & Paper II can alter the outcome of the UPSC CSE Main Exam by  improving your score, and increasing your chances of being shortlisted for the Personality Test. 

To enhance the likelihood of this happening, you must make every effort to improve your writing abilities, knowledge, answer structure, and time management.


The V&R Political Science & International Relations (PSIR) Optional Test Series Programme 2023 comprises both Full-length and Sectional Tests, which aid students in their comprehensive preparation for the UPSC Civil Services Main Exam 2023.


The focus of the Programme is to aid  students in mastering the Art of Answer Writing.

Features of the V&R Political Science & International Relations (PSIR) Optional Test Series 2023

  • Duration: 02 1/2 months
  • No. of Tests: 06 Total Tests comprising - 04 Sectional Tests and 02 Full-Length Tests
  • Mode: Both online and offline modes will be available
  • Questions: Based on the UPSC CSE pattern and curated by highly qualified and experienced faculty
  • Evaluation:
    • Evaluation process focuses on assessing the answers on three dimensions:
      • Concepts
      • Structure
      • Language
    • Answer sheets are evaluated using a tiered system that offers many levels of assessment and cross-checking to improve the evaluation's depth.
      • Evaluator - Reviewer - Final Markup
  • Focus: Ensures that the students' ability to write answers is qualitatively improved in a sustainable and comprehensive manner
  • Test Discussion: Thorough Test Discussion by the optional faculty.
  • Detailed Model Answers for each Test

Date of


  • 11th June, 2023

Mode of Test


  • Available in both Online and Offline Mode

Fee Structure

(Inclusive of GST)

  • Rs. 12, 000/-





Test No.


Discussion Date

11th June, 2023


Paper-1- Section A

17th June, 2023

25th June, 2023


Paper-1- Section B

01st July, 2023

09th July, 2023


Paper-2- Section A

15th July, 2023

23rd July, 2023


Paper-2- Section B

29th July, 2023

06th Aug, 2023


Paper -1: Full Length Test

12 August 2023

20th Aug, 2023


Paper -2: Full Length Test

26 August 2023


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