Shashank Thripathi – Rank 5 – Optional – Medical Science

Shashank Thripathi – Rank 5 – Optional – Medical Science

 

Profile:

Name Shashank Thripathi
Place Uttar Pradesh
Graduation IIT Kanpur
UPSC Rank Rank 5 Year 2015
Attempt 2nd Attempt
Optional Subject Sanskrit Literature

 

Score Card:

Essay 130/250
General Studies Paper 1 113/250
General Studies Paper 2 83/250
General Studies Paper 3 108/250
General Studies Paper 4 103/250
Punjabi Literature Paper 1 150/250
Punjabi Literature Paper 2 137/250
Mains Written Exam Total 824/1750
Interview Score 172/275
Total Score 996/2025

 

Sample Answers:

Sample Essay

Sample Essay 2

 

Reference Books:

General Studies
Mains Optional – Sanskrit Literature
  • Sanskrit Vyakaran Praveshika by Dr. Baburam Saxena.
  • MA Sanskrit textbooks.

 

Strategy:

Try and try until you succeed

 

Success Interview:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqSNibDkq2Y