VAID?S ICS Lucknow, a leading Consultancy for Civil Services, was started in 1988 to provide expert guidance, consultancy and counseling to aspirants for a career in Civil Services. Further it also provides consultancy in social science information and research. The Institute has achieved phenomenal success during the last twenty one years in securing aspirants good positions in several government and non-government services. Though better known for it?s enviable success in IAS examination, the Institute has established fairly good reputation for PCS and PCS(J) examinations too. Due to untiring efforts, devotion and dedication of the faculty members and other staff, VAID?S ICS LUCKNOW has emerged, in the last few years, as an important centre for expert guidance, long term planning and counseling for the aspirants of the three prestigious examinations viz-IAS, PCS, PCS (J) and CSIR NET (Life-Sciences). Recently, we have started another venture in the name of ACE (Academy of Competitive Examinations) for SSC/Bank/MBA/Railways and all other one-day examinations.