by Vajiram & Ravi


Vajiram & Ravi Mains Test Series - UPGRADE will aid the aspirants in improving their answer writing skills in a gradual and organic manner. Thus, helping them perform better in the UPSC CSE Main Exam.


VTS - UPGRADE will help aspirants in raising the bar on their preparedness by assisting them in completing the syllabus, revising it, and using the content in their answers. The continuous process of evaluation, feedback, and mentorship will not only help the aspirants identify their areas of strengths and weaknesses but also provide strategic guidance on how to work on those areas in a focused manner. Overall, it will help them generate high-quality content, hone their answer-writing skills, and manage their time effectively to easily sail through the Exam.


VTS – UPGRADE includes:

  • 8 sectional Tests – 2 Tests from each General Studies paper. It will ensure enhanced focus on each section of the syllabus, aid in holistic preparation, and give much-needed confidence to the aspirants while writing answers.
  • 4 full-length Tests – covering each General Studies paper. It will not only help in covering and revising the entire syllabus but will also offer an in-depth assessment of the student's level of preparedness.


To steadily raise the level of performance, VTS-UPGRADE will benchmark the aspirants' preparedness for UPSC CSE Main Exam.

Features of VTS - UPGRADE

  • Duration: 9+ months.                   
  • No. of Tests: Total 12 Tests comprising 8 Sectional Tests and 4 Full-Length Tests.
  • Mode: Both online and offline modes will be available.
  • Evaluation will be completed within 7 to 10 days of submission.
  • Constructive and personalised feedback, followed by mentorship sessions, will be provided to enhance the student's ability to write answers effectively and holistically.         

Mentor Support and Guidance


In order to develop a personalised strategy for each student, a specialised team of mentors will be available throughout the programme. They will evaluate the performance and fine-tune the approach towards the exam:


  • Recognising the strengths and offering suggestions on how to build on them.
  • Identifying the shortcomings and suggesting ways to improve them.
  • Aid with answer writing strategies and advancement.
  • Assisting with individualised strategic planning to strengthen the Main Exam preparations.


Mentor support is offered in offline, online, and telephonic modes.


  • Detailed discussion of Sectional Tests will be given, along with relevant value-addition of the content.                
  • Evaluated answer copies will be available to the students via the student portal.                               
  • Best copies and model answers will be provided to the students.


For External Students

  • Gross Fees= Rs 15,000 + 18% GST
  • Total Fees= Rs 17,700/- 

For Ex-Vajiram Students prior to 2022 Batch

  • Gross Fees= Rs 13,000 + 18% GST
  • Tota Fees= Rs 15,340/-