Srinagar: In a bid to produce more and more civil servants from Kashmir Valley, a new academy for civil servant aspirants was inaugurated in Kashmir capital Srinagar on Monday.
‘Exceptional IAS Academy Centre was inaugurated by IAS toppers including Dr Shahid Iqbal Chowdary and Aijaz Asad.
The new centre is located at Parraypora area of Srinagar uptown.
The new centre was inaugurated in the presence of hundreds of civil servant aspirants and directors of the academy Saqlain and Azhar.
Some of the persons who recently qualified IAS examination including Waseem Ahmed Bhat, Nitin Singh, Manan Bhat, Manil Bejotra, Muhammad Irfan, Nirvanshi Hans and Avdhesh were also present during the launch of the centre.
All the IAS qualifiers including the chief guests Dr Shahid Iqbal Chowdary and Aijaz Asad interacted with civil servant aspirants and shared their valuable suggestions in cracking this coveted examination.
One of the Directors, Saqlain said that the Exceptional IAS Academy centre in Srinagar will be helmed by expert faculties from Delhi along with state-of-the-art technology so the aspirants of J&K and neighbouring states do not have to leave the comfort of their homes and yet avail the best possible quality of coaching and Guidance for Civil Service and state service Examination.
Azhar, Director, Exceptional IAS Academy Srinagar Centre, said that with our vision and leadership quality of our team, we will provide quality education and the best training to the civil services and state services aspirants of J&K.
To mark the launch of the Srinagar centre a seminar titled, “How to prepare for IAS & JKAS” was also conducted.
A large number of students participated in the seminar.
“Since it is our first centre in Kashmir, we would like to announce 10 scholarships to the deserving candidates through scholarship tests and also we will keep conducting scholarships at regular intervals for the financially poor students so that they get a quality education without any hindrance,” one of the Directors of the Academy said adding that they would be offering courses like one-year foundation course and, 2 years and 3 years course for undergraduate students, prelims test series, mains test series, dedicated library facility, fully WIFI enabled Campus, Answer writing sessions, upgraded study material and one to one mentorship program.