A Free & Comprehensive Interview Guidance Programme for UPSC CSE 2021

At Unacademy, we understand that cracking the UPSC CSE written exam is just the first leg of your journey. The real test lies in cracking the Personal Interview. With questions ranging from your interests, current affairs, general knowledge, aptitude to critical thinking, the Personal Interview round is instrumental in determining your path ahead. To help you sail through the Personal Interview with ease, we have curated The Last Mile — a complimentary CSE Interview guidance programme. 

Register for Free and our team shall connect with you within 48 hours post-registration.

Program Details

Curated by Unacademy, The Last Mile can be attended by aspirants who have cracked CSE Mains 2021 and are eligible for the Personal Interview. The programme will be divided into three phases and will be conducted both online and offline.

Phase 1: Training

Registered aspirants will undergo vigorous training under the guidance of renowned bureaucrats, dignitaries, and Top Unacademy Educators. The training will include guided sessions on current affairs, most likely questions, interview transcripts from previous years, DAF analysis, and a session with eminent bureaucrats and diplomats. 

Phase 2: Mock Interviews 

Aspirants will be given a real-time experience of how the UPSC CSE Interviews are conducted. 

The interview will see the presence of eminent Bureaucrats such as Ex. IAS M. S. Dagur, IAS Durga Shakti Nagpal, IPS Haris Bin Zaman, IRS Aman Preet, Shri Harish Padh, IAS Abhishek Saraf, and Top Educators like Ex. IAS Rakesh Verma, Mrunal Patel, Ex. IAS Vipin C. Sharma and Ex. IRS Awdhesh Singh among others. Detailed feedback will be given to each aspirant post the session. The video recording of the interview session will also be shared with each aspirant for self-assessment purposes. Interviews will be conducted both online and offline, where Delhi shall be the offline location depending on the Government regulations.

Phase 3: Feedback 

Each aspirant will be assigned one coach who will further help them understand their shortcomings, improve pain points and face the interview with confidence. 

Interview Panel & Mentors

The panel is comprised of experienced bureaucrats, dignitaries from several walks of life, rankers who have cracked it, Educators and subject-matter experts.

Amitava Bhattacharyya

Rtd. IAS, Former CIC, Former Secretary - UPSC

Krishna Mohan

Rtd. IAS

Former Add. Chief Secretary, Haryana

Ashok Jain

Rtd. IAS, Former Chief

Secretary, Rajasthan

A. K. Saxena

Former Secretary PESB, Former Jt. Sec. DoPT, Former Jt. Sec. (Conf.) UPSC

Rakesh Verma

Rtd. IAS, Former Add. Chief Secretary, Rajasthan Unacademy Educator

M. S. Dagur

Rtd. IAS, Former Add. Chief Secretary, Gujarat

Harish Padh

Ex. VC, Sardar Patel Univ.

S. C. Nagpal

Retd. IDES, Former Additional Secretary, Govt. of India

Poonam Dabas

Rtd. IBS, Former Additional Secretary, OSD Media, Prasar Bharati, Govt. of India

Gauri Shankar Gupta

Rtd. IFS, Former Indian High Commissioner

Sanjay Gahlot

Rtd. IRS, Former Principal Commissioner of Customs

Aman Preet

IRS, Jt. Director, Income Tax,
New Delhi

Vipul Pandey


Director, MGICCC

Petal Gahlot

IFS, Under Secretary,

Ministry of External Affairs

Awdhesh Singh

Ex. IRS,
Unacademy Educator

Abhishek Saraf


Ilma Afroz


Atish Mathur

 Unacademy Educator

Mrunal Patel

Unacademy Educator

Dr. Sidharth Arora

Unacademy Educator

Deepanshu Singh

Unacademy Educator

Deepika Reddy

Unacademy Educator

Sudarshan Gurjar

Unacademy Educator

G. Rajput

Unacademy Educator

Rajneesh Raj

Unacademy Educator

Pratik Nayak

Unacademy Educator

Dr. Mahipal Singh Rathore

Unacademy Educator

Piyush Chaubey

Unacademy Educator

Hima Bindu

Unacademy Educator

Ranganathan SVN Kondala

Unacademy Educator

Sachin Arora

Unacademy Educator

Pavan Kumar

Unacademy Educator

Chandramouli Choudhary

Unacademy Educator

Mudit Gupta

Unacademy Educator

Pavneet Singh

Unacademy Educator

Abhay Kumar

Unacademy Educator

Anil Keshri

Unacademy Educator

Sunil Singh

Unacademy Educator

Success Stories

From Prelims to Mains to Interviews, Unacademy’s prowess in providing exemplary tutelage to UPSC aspirants is strengthened further by the success stories etched by our Learners in the Civil Services Exam, 2020.

Jagriti Awasthi

Apala Mishra

Satyam Gandhi

AIR 2, 2020

AIR 9, 2020

AIR 10, 2020

Gaurav Budania

Karishma Nair

Arth Jain

AIR 13, 2020

AIR 14, 2020

AIR 16, 2020


Podishetty Srija

Pulkit Singh

Divya Mishra

AIR 20, 2020

AIR 26, 2020

AIR 28, 2020

An experience like never before!

The Last Mile — UPSC CSE Interview Guidance Programme covers all the important requisites to crack the Civil Services Exam, 2021.

Trained by Experts

DAF Analysis

Free for All Eligible Aspirants

Prepare with renowned & experienced bureaucrats, Toppers and Top Unacademy Educators with pre and post Mock Interview modules.

In-depth analysis of DAF and discussion on probable questions based on the aspirant's profile.

The entire guidance program is free for all the eligible aspirants. You just need to register here and we shall get back within 48 hours post registration.

Flexible Schedule

Interview by Experts

Previous Years’ Transcript

Opt for a schedule that is suitable for you. We have many slots available for both, online and offline interviews. However, please note, the slots will be distributed on a first-come-first-serve basis.

The Last Mile - Interview panel consists of experienced dignitaries, bureaucrats, top Educators & subject matter experts who will provide objective on the spot feedback post the mock interview.

Get transcribed notes from previous years’ interviews and a curated question-bank based on important current affair topics of the last five years.

Courses crafted for you!

Unacademy has a plethora of courses curated to aid your preparation. Right from courses that’ll help you brush up your knowledge on current affairs to courses that offer tips and tricks on cracking the interview, we have everything you need to ace crack your interview with ease. That’s not all, we will also have Live and interactive sessions with last years’ toppers. 

Current Affairs Revision

Revisit trending topics from the last few years and brush up your knowledge on current affairs.

Interview Tips & Tricks

Get tips and tricks to crack Personal Interview from Top Rankers and Top Unacademy Educators.

AMA with Toppers

Get all your doubts clarified from toppers who have cracked their Personal Interview with ease.

Mock Interviews from last year

Check out the Mock Interviews conducted by our eminent panelists with Learners who went on to crack it last year.

Register now to India's Biggest Free Guidance Programme for UPSC CSE Interviews

Register now for Free and our team shall connect with you within 48 hours.

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