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Admission 2018-19

Shankar IAS Academy welcomes students to the 2018-19 UPSC batches.

Admission start date
April
14
th, 2018
( for
online payment )
April
22
nd, 2018
( for
spot payment )

FREE

coaching for Differently Abled candidates

(conditions apply)

  • FREE

    coaching for
    Differently Abled
    candidates

    (conditions apply)

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shankar ias academy online Classroom ambience, anywhere, anytime.

Live 2-way communication

India's only UPSC Civil Services exam coaching centre which has this facility. Students will enjoy a classroom ambience and can interact with the faculty during the class in real-time.

Doubt clearing sessions

Doubts will be cleared on a regular basis in a systematic manner by faculty who are domain experts.

Self-evaluation

Constant tracking of the candidate’s progress done through weekly and monthly tests.

Mock test series and Free interview

Exclusive prelims mock test series, main answer writing practice tests and free interview grooming conducted to prepare the candidate to successfully reach their UPSC goal.

Comprehensive material

Access to India's most comprehensive current affairs in the form of a go-to website,
www.iasparliament.com and book material that have been bestsellers in their categories in e-commerce sites like amazon.

Why choose Shankar IAS Academy?

Top Notch Results

800+ of our students selected for IAS, IPS and other elite services

Student-Achiever Interaction

Regular interaction with 130+ of our successful and serving IAS, IPS, IFS officers

Extensive Test Series

Mandatory tests ‐ Prelims (25 offline, 30 online), Mains (10 offline) with UPSC like evaluation parameters

FREE Interview Guidance

Extensive coaching for personality assessment tests and mock interviews by expert panelists

Online Classes

Only online course in the country that offers live two-way communication

Most Trusted Academy

Preferred IAS coaching institute for training students of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Kapu Corporation (Govt. Of Andhra Pradesh), BC Welfare Department (Govt. Of Andhra Pradesh).

Exhaustive Coaching

More than 200 classes of 150 minutes each on Prelims and Mains syllabus

Mentorship Programme

360ᵒ mentoring for students by expert faculty to shape opinions and perspectives

Experienced Trainers

Faculty who have first-hand experience in clearing different stages of the IAS examination

World Class Infrastructure

Two way interactive, world class learning centres with state-of-the-art infrastructure

Home Away From Home

We provide assistance for out station IAS, IPS aspirants to choose from over 40 hostels

More

we speak less.
our results speak more.

2016
Prathap M (IAS)
AIR 21
2015
Sharanya Ari (IAS)
AIR 7
2014
Charushree (IAS)
AIR 6
2013
Avi Prasad (IAS)
AIR 13
2012
Arun Thamburaj (IAS)
AIR 6
2011
Neeraj Kumar (IAS)
AIR 11
Click here to see the list of toppers

overview of
our results so far

upcoming courses and start dates

Our coaching focuses on

1 Concept building
2 Concept Strengthening
3 Concept application

Concept building

Concept building for UPSC Prelims

Foundation Course On

Newspaper reading

Map reading

Core Economics

Basics of Indian Polity and Constitution

Indian Freedom Struggle

Concepts on Environment

Concept strengthening

Concept strengthening for UPSC Main

Mains Specific Portion in

General Studies Paper I

(History,Geography,Society in India)

General Studies Paper II

(Polity,Governance,Bilateral Relations)

General Studies Paper III

(Economics,Agriculture,Science and Technology,Environment,Internal Security)

General Studies Paper IV

(Ethics,Integrity,Aptitude,Case Studies)

Concept application

Concept application for Prelims, Main and Interview

PRESTORMING -

Classroom/online test series for Prelims with detailed discussions and SWOT analysis.

MAINSTORMING -

Extensive UPSC Main Test Series

CivilIASation -

Free Interview Classes

Mock Interviews by Eminent Bureaucrats & Others

Individual Attention & DAF based Profiling

Mock Interview Recordings made available

Best interview prediction

Key differentiators

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Only institute in India to have exclusive classes for map reading and newspaper reading in the foundation course

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Dedicated website exclusively for
Current Affairs -
www.iasparliament.com

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Only online course in the country that offers live two-way communication

upcoming courses and start dates

GS (PCM)

11th June (Regular)

7:30 am to 10:00 am

30th June (Weekend)

2:00 pm to 7:30 pm

7th July (Weekend)

2:00 pm to 7:30 pm

CSAT

Coming Soon

For online classes, mail us at:

onlineclass@shankarias.in

Optional

14th July (Weekend)

Public Administration

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Anthropology

2.00 pm to 5.00 pm

16th July (Regular)

Sociology

5.30 pm - 8.00 pm

October (Weekend)

Economics

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

December (Weekend)

Geography

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

For online classes, mail us at:

onlineclass@shankarias.in

Fee details

Annanagar and Adyar

Other Optionals

GS (PCM)

88,000

CSAT

16,000

Optionals

26,000

Total

1,30,000

Rs 5000 discount on full course payment

Other
Centres

Chennai
Annanagar

Annanagar

Shankar IAS Academy
Door No 18, Old Plot No 109, New Plot No 259,
AL Block, 4th Avenue,
Shanthi Colony, Annanagar,
Chennai ‐ 600040.

Phone

044-48567227
044-48574957

Mobile

76677 66266
9444166435

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Adyar

Adyar

No-2/23, 3rd Cross Street,
Padmanabhanagar, Adyar
Chennai – 600 020, Tamilnadu

Phone

044-24418886

Mobile

90252 78278
99621 45999
99620 06099

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Bengaluru
Thiruvananthapuram

Student Profiles

Akshy Sridhar/ BE
IAS / 2016
His Journey

Born in Tiruppur district of Tamil Nadu, Akshy did his graduation from College of Engineering, Guindy. Akshy sourced his inspiration for the exam from his father who was also a Civil Services aspirant. He successfully reached the interview stage in his very first attempt but could not make it to the final list. He subsequently joined State Bank of India and carried on with his preparations. His efforts bore fruits and he was able to ace the exam in his second attempt with a 2-digit rank!

I did.
So can you

Student Profiles

Dr. Nandhinidevi K/ MBBS
IAS / 2016
Her Journey

Hailing from Cuddalore district, Nandhinidevi was born to academician parents. Being an academically bright student right from her school days, she went on to pursue her graduation in medicine (MBBS) from Tamil Nadu MGR Medical University. She started preparing for Civil Services exam immediately after her graduation. Her determination and efforts bore fruits and she cleared the prestigious exam in her very first attempt.

I did.
So can you

Student Profiles

Kulothungan A/ BSc (Agri)
IAS / 2016
His Journey

Kulothungan.A, is an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of 2016 batch. Hailing from an agrarian family from a remote village in Ariyalur, he did his schooling in Tamil medium and pursued his post graduation in Agriculture from the prestigious TNAU. Starting his preparation for UPSC in his late 20’s, he finally aced the exam at the age of 32 in his fifth attempt.

I did.
So can you

Student Profiles

Ilakkiya S/ BA (Lit)
IAS / 2016
Her Journey

Daughter of an Army officer, Ilakkiya lost both her parents at a young age. She, along with her siblings were raised and cared for by her aunt, who worked with an NGO. Inspired by her aunt’s efforts to work for the empowerment of children and women, Ilakkiya pursued her Masters in Madras School of Social Work and started preparing for Civil Services. She cleared the coveted exam in her second attempt.

I did.
So can you