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5 Most Common Mistakes That You Must Avoid To Get a Good Score in Your Interview

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5 Most Common Mistakes That You Must Avoid To Get a Good Score in Your Interview

One of the most important phases of the job is the interview. You may get good and successful career but you will not be able to succeed in the interview if you are not prepared. So, the first step of the UPSC interview preparation is to analyze your strengths and weaknesses.

You need to prepare well for the interview and if you are preparing for the interview then you need to read the question paper beforehand. The interview will be tough, so you need to prepare yourself and get ready for the toughest phase of the interview.

Here are the five most common mistakes that you need to avoid in the interview.

Don’t talk too much

If you are nervous and if you talk a lot then you will lose your confidence and the interviewer will get bored. Talking too much will be the biggest mistake that you can make in the interview.

So, control your nerves and try to talk less. If you are not able to control your nerves then you need to think about the next point.

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Prepare well for the questions

The most common mistake is that people don’t prepare for the questions. They just come to the interview with their mind blank and try to answer any question that is asked to them.

You need to prepare well for the questions and. If you don’t know the answer then you can tell them that you don’t have a clue.

Don’t make the interviewer wait

This is the most common mistake that everyone makes. You don’t need to waste the interviewer’s time. So, you need to get prepared in the morning and get ready for the interview.

If you are not ready for the interview then you will be rejected. So, don’t waste his/her time.

Don’t forget to follow the interviewer

You need to follow the interviewer. If you don’t follow him then you will be unable to impress him. The interviewer is the one who will judge your personality and he will decide whether you are suitable for the company or not. You need to impress the interviewer and you need to follow the instructions given by him.


So, these are the most common mistakes while your UPSC interview preparation. If you want to get a good score in the interview then you need to avoid all the mistakes and only focus on your strengths. You will be able to get a good score only when you are prepared for the interview.

About Us:

Gaurav Marwaha is the Director of Unique IAS Study Circle, a premier institute for civil services aspirants. With years of experience, he has been helping students to understand their dreams and hone their skills so that they can crack the toughest competitive exams. He has an in-depth knowledge of the syllabus and provides timely guidance to his students. His aim is to ensure that each student gets the best out of their efforts and succeeds in their chosen career path.

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