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Public Administration Test series

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Under the Guidance of Ashutosh Pandey

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Best Public Administration Optional Test Series For UPSC CSE 2024-25

We at ProdEgyIAS have designed a special mains test series for public administration optional subject for the UPSC civil services examination that covers the entire syllabus in just 10-12 weeks. Our “public administration optional online test series” covers complete pub ad optional syllabus through practice of 120 questions which are framed by our best teacher for public administration optional. 

If you have prepared for Public Administration Optional at least once from some coaching or through self-study then you can take this IAS public administration test series to boost your level of preparation by revising all the major topics which are asked in the pub ad optional paper. This test series will also cover the last 5 years public administration PYQ papers that will help you to understand the UPSC exam pattern along with that you will get confidence to attempt questions on the day of the exam.

Ashutosh Pandey

Best Mentor for Public Administration

Public Administration Test Series

Fee Structure

Fee: ₹15,340/- only (Including GST)​

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Public Administration Mains Test Series 2024 Schedule


Test NO.

Topic Details




Test 1

Unit 1: Introduction  

Unit 2: Administrative Thought

29th June


Test 2

Unit 3: Administrative Behaviour

Unit 4: Organisations

Unit 5: Accountability & control

6th July


Test 3

Unit 6: Administrative Law

Unit 7: Comparative Public Administration

Unit 8: Development Dynamics

13th July


Test 4

Unit 9: Personnel Administration

Unit 10: Public Policy

Unit 11: Techniques of Administrative Improvement

Unit 12: Financial Administration

20th July



Test 5

Unit 1: Evolution of Indian Administration

Unit 2: Philosophical and Constitutional framework of Government

Unit 3: Public Sector Undertakings

27th July


Test 6

Unit 4: Union Government and Administration

Unit 5: Plans and Priorities

Unit 6: State Government and Administration

Unit 7: 

District Administration since Independence

3rd August


Test 7

Unit 8: Civil Services

Unit 9: Financial Management

Unit 10: Administrative Reforms since Independence

Unit 11: Rural Development

10th August


Test 8

Unit 12: Urban Local Government

Unit 13: Law and Order Administration

Unit 14: Significant issues in Indian Administration

17th August


Test 9

2nd ARC Based (High Order Thinking Skills)

24th August


Test 10

Mock Test – 1 (Paper I)

31st August


Test 11

Mock Test – 2 (Paper II)

7th September


Test 12

Mixed application of Topics from both – Paper I & Paper II

14th September

  • Discussions will be uploaded on the app.
  • The doubts will be addressed in the Doubt Sessions which will be conducted in 15 days through Google meets.
  • Handholding exists even after Prelims.
  • Content Support:
    • Past year Questions with Model Answers (2015-2023)
    • Second ARC Gist
    • Current Affairs Magazine Bridge (Till Mains)

Fee Structure – ₹13000 + GST

*5% Discount for old students on presentation of proofs/ past IDs.

About Ashutosh Pandey

Ace UPSC CSE Exam with India's Best Public Administration Teacher For IAS!

Ashutosh Pandey earned his degree in Chemical Engineering from Madras University. He later conducted research in environmental engineering at IIT and pursued a degree in LLB at CLC, Delhi University. With a decade of teaching experience in public administration for UPSC, he has served as an instructor in “top IAS coaching in Delhi”.

Ashutosh Pandey has extensive teaching experience in public administration coaching in Delhi, which has established him as a top teacher for civil services exam preparation in India. Many of his students who chose public administration as their optional subject have successfully passed the prestigious civil services exam. His teaching style simplifies complex topics, making them easy for UPSC aspirants to understand. Attending his lectures and taking the ProdEgyIAS pub ad test series can greatly help in solving the public administration optional question paper. Ashutosh Pandey was also a founding member of leading UPSC coaching institutes in India like GS SCORE and served as a director at SYNERGY IAS.

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At ProdEgyIAS, we provide the top UPSC CSE courses to support students in their journey to becoming civil servants. Our Best UPSC course in Delhi features courses like the Public Administration Foundation course, Public Administration optional test series, and Public Administration QRP (Quality Revision Program). To learn more about these courses, please explore the details below.

Public Administration Foundation Course

Public Administration Foundation

Complete Coverage of Public administration optional syllabus in 5 months with personalised mentorship and answer writing skills enhancement.

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Revision of the Entire syllabus through 120+ questions along with covering last 5 years PYQs of Public Administration in just 10-12 weeks.

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GS Test Series (Prelims and Mains)

Coverage of each and every topic of General studies in all 4 papers through questions framed by our expert team along with PYQ analysis.

UPSC Civil Service Exam Toppers

Discover the achievements of our students who prepared for UPSC under the guidance of Ashutosh Pandey. In previous years, a significant number of UPSC CSE toppers who chose public administration as their optional subject were part of our classroom programs. You can view the results of some of these successful public administration optional toppers below.

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Why Join ProdEgyIAS

ProdEgyIAS offers the best IAS mains public administration test series with features like weekly mentorship sessions, model answers of test questions and the last 5 years public administration PYQs. This helps students to boost their preparation and confidence to score good marks in the UPSC Exam and become civil servants. These are the few things that separate us from other online coaching for public administration.

Weekly Mentorship Sessions

All students who enrol in our best pub ad online test series will get access to weekly mentorship sessions that will be conducted on our platform for your comfort. Our UPSC expert faculties will guide you in these sessions.

Doubt Discussion Session

If you have any doubts regarding any questions of the pub ad test series 2024 then you can ask that doubt in next week's live doubt discussion session which is conducted online.

Dedicated Test Series

ProdEgyIAS public administration test series is dedicated to the latest exam pattern and UPSC syllabus of the public administration optional subject to help you increase your score by practising all topics before the exam.

Previous Year Ques Discussion

In our public administration mains test series 2024, we offer an analysis of the last 5 years PYQ of public administration UPSC to help you deeply understand the types of questions which are asked generally in the mains examination.

Focus On Answer Writing

We give emphasis on answer writing skills by giving feedback on the test series questions that you solve and send us. This will help you to frame better answers writing practice to get good scores in the exam.

Model Test Answers

We provide modal answers to the test series questions so that you can match your written answers and modal answers written by experts to find your weaknesses and improve them.


ProdEgyIAS provides public administration lectures on YouTube designed for UPSC Civil Services candidates who have selected Public Administration as their optional subject. Our best public administration online lectures incorporate advanced digital technologies, ensuring a productive and engaging learning journey for those aiming to succeed in their civil services exams.

Student Reviews

Karishma Nair, IAS
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Ashutosh Pandey/ProdEgyIAS has been the guiding light in my UPSC journey. As an aspirant aiming for success in the IAS exam with Public Administration Optional, I was seeking not just coaching but a transformative experience. And that's exactly what I found at ProdEgyIAS
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Ashutosh Pandey Sir is not just educators; He is a mentor who go above and beyond to ensure that you grasp even the most intricate concepts. His personalized approach and dedication to my progress helped me navigate through the challenges of the UPSC syllabus.
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The study material provided by Ashutosh Pandey/ProdEgyIAS is a goldmine for any serious aspirant. It's not just about the quantity but the quality of content that makes a real difference. The comprehensive notes, practice questions, and mock tests prepared me thoroughly
Shaikh Rizwan, IAS
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What truly sets Ashutosh Pandey/ProdEgyIAS apart is the supportive environment they foster. The interactions with fellow aspirants, the healthy competition, and the opportunity to engage in discussions were instrumental in expanding my horizons.
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If you're a serious aspirant looking for more than just a coaching institute, if you seek a place that nurtures your aspirations and supports your dreams, then Ashutosh Pandey/ProdEgyIAS is the place for you.

Civil Service Exam Study Material

Our expertly designed public administration optional study materials not only provide valuable insights but also offer a one-of-a-kind preparation experience, perfectly tailored to the latest syllabus and exam patterns, ensuring your path to success in the civil services exam to become a civil servant.

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Frequently Asked Questions on Public Administration Optional Test Series

When it comes to selecting the best online test series for Public Administration, ProdEgyIAS is a standout choice. Our test series is crafted to align with the UPSC syllabus, making it incredibly relevant for your exam preparation. What sets us apart is the valuable feedback and support we provide, which can significantly boost your understanding and performance in Public Administration. Opting for ProdEgyIAS is a smart and effective choice for anyone seeking to excel in this optional subject.

Yes, Public Administration is generally considered a scoring optional subject for UPSC due to its structured syllabus and the availability of relevant study materials. The subject focuses on governance, public policies, and administrative systems, which can be comprehensively covered. However, your performance depends on your understanding and preparation. It can be a scoring subject if studied well.

To choose the best test series for the UPSC IAS exam, especially for the Public Administration subject, involves a few key steps:

1. Relevance to Exam Pattern: Look for a test series that closely follows the UPSC Mains exam pattern and syllabus. This helps you get familiar with the actual exam format.

2. Regular Mock Tests: Choose a test series that provides a schedule of regular mock tests, as consistent practice is crucial for improvement.

3. Detailed Feedback: Opt for a series that offers comprehensive feedback on your performance. This feedback helps you understand your strengths and areas that need improvement.

4. Access to Previous Papers: Having access to past years’ question papers is beneficial. It allows you to practice with real questions and gauge the difficulty level.

ProdEgyIAS “online test series for pub ad optional” has all these features so choosing our test series to boost your scores will be best for your journey to become a civil servant.

If you are preparing for any exam that has high competition then you need to perform better than a lot of other aspirants to get selected and the UPSC CSE exam comes in the same category. Taking a test series for these exams is more than necessary to know the level of your pub ad preparation and find your week topics to improve them.

The best public administration coaching for IAS in Delhi is ProdEgyIAS because of the years of experience their faculties hold along with expert-designed study material. The top faculties combined with proven strategies have helped 1,500 plus students clear the UPSC CSE exam with public administration optional making us the No. 1 UPSC IAS classes in India.

The test series for Public Administration by ProdEgyIAS is specially designed for UPSC CSE aspirants with pub ad as optional who have already prepared once from somewhere but now looking to boost their confidence by practising ques and enhancing answer writing skills. This test series is perfect for these students as it includes weekly mentorship and doubt discussion sessions which are rarely available in other institutes’ test series.

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