As UPSC mentioned, the main Examination is intended to assess the overall intellectual traits and depth of understanding of candidates rather than merely the range of their information and memory. It requires a consistent effort with a detailed preparation plan. The IAS Mains Programme provides an exclusive and highly scheduled residential coaching with the Mains Expert Mentors ( MEM ) .
The IAS Mains Programme is designed for those who cleared Preliminary examination. A 100 days programme which aims at providing intensive coaching on General Studies , Essay writing , Optional Subjects, Current affairs and special focus on writing practices.