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HCS Coaching in Chandigarh


Rated as the best HCS coaching institute in Chandigarh, we owe our success to the collaborative efforts on the part of our dedicated team of management, faculty and students. Led by the visionary Mr Santokh Brar, we have been successful in writing countless success stories which inspire us to add value in the lives of so many future aspirants for the State Administration. Our study material is designed by our highly distinguished faculty which covers in detail the syllabus of the HCS exam. The exhaustive coverage of the material prepares the student to face the challenges of all the stages of the HCS Exam namely The Preliminary, The Mains and the Viva Voce. Our lectures by the actual administrators or the past Alumni boosts the morale of our candidates considerably. The study material is followed by the numerous weekly topic tests which are taken at periodic intervals after any topic or the chapter test after the conclusion of any chapter provides the students with the considerable amount of practice to answer the questions. We monitor from time to time changing the pattern of the exam paying special attention to weight on important topics. This not only saves the student effort and time to look at these changes and instead devote the majority of his time in the preparation of the exam.
The USP of O2 IAS academy is that it provides the candidate with the option of smart Classroom learning. This smart learning curriculum provides an edge to the candidate who can monitor his performance in three ways mainly over time, topic wise and vis-a-vis other candidates. Thus the smart classroom not only imparts education but exposes the students to evaluate himself in a competitive environment. We are committed to putting “THE STUDENT FIRST” and provide the students with resources and tools to ace the formidable exam.
Our results speak of our team’s dedication and commitment towards imparting focussed HCS exam preparation. Having attained a distinction of 2nd, 3rd and 7th rank from our HCS Coaching programme in Chandigarh and having secured 4 of our students in top 10 ranks in consecutive years, we are geared to meet the specific demands of future HCS Preparation. Also, our course is meticulously made to give our students a distinctive edge in the exam. More than one third of slected candidates in HCS 2019 was from our classroom programme. We cover all stages of the exam with a stage-specific strategy. Collectively all above-mentioned characteristics made O2 IAS Academy best Among other HCS Coaching Institutes in Chandigarh. So if being an HCS officer is your dream, O2 IAS Academy, Chandigarh is the destination for your Preparation for HCS. The most peculiar feature of our institute is that it also provides coaching & guidance in Hindi language & HCS aspirants can get study material in Hindi also. Haryana Civil Service Examination: Haryana Civil Service Examination ( HCS) conducted by the Haryana Public Service Commission for the right candidates in the different posts of Haryana Public Administrative Services. We take pride in the fact that many of our students have been able to achieve top ranks in the HCS examination.

Our induction class and batch will start soon. Please refer to our Newsletter or call our helpline number.

Time Taken Subjects Faculty
36 Hours History of India and World Mr. K. S Sandhu
36 Hours Indian Polity Mr. K. S Sandhu
36 Hours Geography Mr. KuldeepSingh Topwal
80 hours
  • Everyday Science
  • Ecology and Environment
Mr. Pardeep Kumar Poonia
45 hours
  • Indian Economy
  • Economy of Haryana
Mr. Santokh Singh Brar
45 hours Haryana GK

  • People, Society and Culture
  • History
  • Geography
Mr. Amit Bissu
30 hours Current affairs AmanjotKaur
50 hours CSAT Mr. Harpreet Singh Randhawa

 Foundation Batch For HCS-2020 Coaching in Chandigarh

(Duration of Lessons–700+ hours)

Level-1: Basics
  • Summary of NCERT books Class 6th to 12th
  • Daily Newspaper Analysis(TheHindu, Indian Express and many more)- 160hours( 100+lectures)
Level-2 : Conventional Subjects(Pre-cum-Mains)
  •  History of India and the world – 120hours(70+lectures)
  •  Indian Polity and Governance – 60hours(30+lectures)
  •  Geography(India and the World) – 40hours(25+lectures)
  •  Ecology and Environment – 25hours(15+lectures)
  •  Sci and Tech and current developments – 40hours(25+lectures)
  •  Indian Economy and related aspects – 40hours(25+lectures)
  •  Magazine Analysis – 40hours(25+lectures)
  •  Social Issues – 10hours(5+lectures)
  •  International Affairs – 40hours(25+lectures)
  •  Disaster Management – 10hours(5+lectures)
  •  Internal Security – 10hours(5+lectures)
  •  Writing Ability Enhancement – 10hours(5+lectures)
  •  Weekly Prelims-cum-mains Tests – 100+tests
  •  India year book 2020 – 20hours(10+lectures)
  •  Economic survey of India 2019- 15hours(7+lectures)
  •  HCS Prelims Test series-12 Comprehensive Tests
  •  Value Addition Programs
  • Haryana General Knowledge Lectures

HCS (Ex. Br.) & other Allied Services Examination – 2018

The Haryana Public Service Commission invites online applications for recruitment to various posts of HCS (Ex. Br.) & other Allied Services. For more information log on to or

Expected Date of Publication of Notification :- April 2020

SCHEME OF HCS EXAMINATION: The examination will be Combined Competitive Examination(CCE) comprising of the following stages;


  1. HCS PreliminaryExamination(Multiple Choice Questions)forscreening only :- 200 Marks
  2. HCS Main Examination(Conventional/EssayType) :- 600 Marks
  3. HCS PersonalityTest(Viva-voce) :- 75 Marks
  •  The HCS Preliminary Examination is only for shortlisting of category wise candidates on the basis of marks obtained by them in both the subject (General Studies and CSAT)
  • The Marks obtained in Preliminary Examination will not be counted towards final selection
  •  Candidates 12 times the number of advertised posts including bracketed candidates, if any, in their respective categories in order of merit of the Preliminary Examination will be admitted to the Main Examination.
  •  The Examination center for The HCS Exam would be Chandigarh
  •  Candidates who qualify for the HCS Main Examination will have to apply again for which they will be informed separately.
  •  Candidates thrice the number of advertised posts including bracketed candidates, if any, in their respective categories in order of merit of Main Examination will be called for Personality Test (Viva-voce).