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Beauty With Brain! Former Miss India Finalist Aishwarya Sheoran Now An IAS Officer!

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Aishwarya Sheoran: 23-year-old Aishwarya Sheoran, a former Miss India finalist topped the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) that was announced on August 4. This  ‘beauty with brains’ hailing from Rajasthan has secured an all-India rank of 93. The daughter of a colonel in the Army, Sheoran was one of the top 21 finalists of 2016 Miss India pageant. According to Miss India pageant agency, Femina Miss India and she was also the Campus Princess Delhi 2016, and was also the Fresh face winner Delhi in 2015.

In an Indian Express report, Sheoran has said that it was her dream to become an IAS officer and that she did modelling only as a hobby. She also talked about the leadership roles she took up in school and college.

“I always wanted to be a civil servant. I did modelling as a hobby. At that age, I wanted to explore so many things. I was the head girl in my school and, in college too, I was an active member of the debate society and participated in the social service, et al.’ Sheoran said in the report.

According to Sheoran, in the one and a half years that she walked the ramp she was flooded with offers for modelling and many prominent designers such as Manish Malhotra noticed her talent. But academics remained her first love and she decided to return to it.

“Manish Malhotra who encouraged me to participate in fashion shows. Once I returned to Delhi, I was flooded with offers. The thrill of walking on the ramp kept me going for over a year-and-half. However, as I am a nerd, I wanted to return to my first love — academics,” said  Sheoran in the report.

Due to her father’s postings, she has traveled and lived in various places across the country. She had also cracked the Common Admission Test (CAT) in 2017 and got a seat in IIM-Indore but did not join.

“The Internet proved to be the biggest boon in my preparation. From books, old interviews to current affairs and newspapers, everything is easily available on the Internet. I started my basic preparations from there only. I chose only one book for a topic and revised it repeatedly. Strategy holds the key in UPSC preparation,” she said in the report.

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IIM CAT 2020 reduced exam duration,some other major changes announced.

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The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore has announced some major changes within the examination sample for Common Admission Test (CAT) 2020. In a press launch issued on Tuesday, the institute stated that the examination will likely be carried out on November 29 in three periods. It additional stated that the revised duration of the check will likely be 120 minutes. Till final yr the examination was carried out in two periods and for 3 hours in every session.

According to the assertion, there will likely be three sections within the query paper particularly: verbal capability and studying comprehension, knowledge interpretation and logical reasoning, and quantitative capability and candidates will get 40 minutes to resolve every part and they won’t be allowed to modify from one part to a different whereas answering questions in a piece.

“Tutorials to understand the format of the test will be available on the CAT website from October 2020. Candidates are advised to work on the tutorials available on the CAT website well in advance,” the discharge additional stated.

The final date to register for IIM-CAT 2020 has additionally been prolonged until 5 pm on September 23. The examination will likely be held on November 29 .

Candidates will likely be allowed to edit their registration kind after the registration window is closed. Candidates will have the ability to edit their check metropolis choice, signature and {photograph} within the utility kind.

The Common Admission Test (CAT) is a prerequisite for admission to varied Post Graduate and Fellow programmers of IIMs. CAT 2020 scores are allowed for use by listed non-IIM member establishments as effectively. A listing of such establishments is offered on the CAT web site. IIMs haven’t any function within the choice means of non-IIM establishments.

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