IGNOU to Start Free Coaching for UPSC Civils Exam to SC Candidates


As per recent notification from IGNOU, “Dr Ambedkar Centre of Excellence, IGNOU invites Applications from Scheduled Caste Candidates for Free Coaching for Civil Services( Prelims and Mains). Application Forms available from 5th June 2022”

The Dr Ambedkar Centre for Excellence (DACE) at Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is inviting applications for their all-India entrance examination for admission into their free coaching classes for Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Preliminary and Mains examination. Candidates can apply from June 5, 2022, onward.

According to a tweet from IGNOU, the last date to apply for the IGNOU free UPSC coaching for SC candidates is June 30, 2022.

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has been chosen by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India to set up the Dr. Ambedkar Centre of Excellence (DACE). The objective of DACE is to empower the Scheduled Caste (SC) candidates by providing them high quality coaching absolutely free of cost for civil services Examinations (Prelims and Mains).

As per the IGNOU DACE website, the objective of this new initiative is to impart quality coaching for SC candidates, create a corpus of aspiring civil servants who can uphold the virtues of service, commitment and honesty and Inculcate awareness on issues of social justice, equality and environment.