Civil service Prelims Cum Mains coaching (PCM)

Two batches of 60 students are admitted at the Centre for imparting coaching to UPSC Civil Service Examination. The duration of the course is 8 months. The first batch begins in June and the second in September.


The Centre enjoys the right to reserve 50% of the total seats to Muslim minority students and 10% of the seats to SC/ST candidates.


ICSR being a sub-centre of Kerala State Civil Service Academy, the students are admitted on the basis of a Common Admission test conducted by KSCSA. The admission process to 2019 June batch has already begun.

Three – Year Civil service (Prelims) [for college going students]

Admission to this course is open to the First year, Second Year and the Third year degree students.


This course follows the same syllabus of the Civil Service PCM courses and will cover the UPSC syllabus, except that of the optional subject, in three years.

Classes are held on all Sundays and second Saturdays from 9.30 am to 4:00 pm.

Talent Development Course (TDC)

The Talent Development course is intended for VIII , IX and X standard students of the high school classes.


The syllabus for TDC has been formulated with a view to developing the multi – faceted talents of the students from their young age so as to help them get into the Civil Services and other high positions later.


The course is conducted on Sundays and holidays.

Civil Service Foundation Course (FC)

The Civil Service Foundation course is intended for the students of the +1 and +2 classes.


Through the classes for FC, basic information  about the  core subjects of the UPSC Civil Service  exam is imparted, besides English Communication skills, Mental Ability, and Reasoning.


The course is conducted on Sundays and holidays.

For TDC and FC courses, monthly quiz based on GK and current affairs will be conducted on second Saturdays of every month.


Apart from class room teaching , visit to the centres of excellence, residential camps, debates, seminars also are being held to help enrich the course content.


icsr civil service coaching admission details for courses in 2019-2020