Anikta Agarwal (upsc/ias) biography, wikipedia, age, date of birth, rank, marksheet, posting, optional, education, attempt, background, booklist, advice & more
Ankita Agarwal biography & Wikipedia
Anikta Agarwal cleared the UPSC examination in 2021 with AIR 2 rank all over India. She has a remarkable educational background and an inspirational story. She is from Kolkata westbengal, she completed her schooling in Kolkata. She was born in Bihar but her father migrated to Kolkata because of his business.
date of birth- 9.17.1997
Father name- Suraj Agarwal
Mother name- Rajkumari Agarwal
What is Her class 10th and 12th percentage and education qualification?
She gets 94% in her class 10th examination and 97% in her class 12th examination from Delhi public school calcutta. After completing her schooling she took admitted to St Stephen’scollege Delhi and she completed her B.A degree with economics honors.
Why did she give UPSC examination?
She told us that there are two reasons why she chose IAS, she graduated with economic honors and she has an interest in development and she wants to do something big in nation-making. Another one is she wants to do this development job from grass root that’s why she give the upsc examination and became an IAS officer.
Did she took coaching for upsc examination?
She did not take any coaching for UPSC preparation rather she prepared for this examination with self study but she watch youtube videos and use some website for her preparation.
How many attempts did she take to clear the UPSC examination?
She took three attempts to clear the UPSC examination. In her first attempt in 2018, she did not get that much time to prepare for the UPSC examination but she gets a revenue service but could not become an IAS officer. In her second attempt in 2019, she did not prepare well so did not get anything but in her third attempt in 2020, she cleared the UPSC examination with the AIR 2nd rank all over India.
How does She leave her High paying private sector job for UPSC preparation?
After completing her graduation she gets a job in Dalberg (a development consulting firm), she worked for 1 year but she did not satisfied with the job she wants more in life that’s why she start preparing for the UPSC examination.
Ankita Agarwal’s recent post and ranking
She is in her IAS training for 2 years in lbsna, After completing her training she will be allocated by the government of India so right now she did not hold any post or rank.
Ankita Agarwal UPSC marksheet
|Essay (paper I)||129|
|General Studies 1 (papaer II)||135|
|General Studies 2 (papaer III)||121|
|General Studies 3 (papaer IV)||124|
|General Studies 4 (papaer V)||112|
|Optional 1 (political science & international|
Relations) (paper VI)
|Optional 2 (political science & international|
Relations) (paper VII)
Ankita Agarwal UPSC booklist and strategy
Ankita Agarwal GS1 booklist
History- Class 6th to 12th NCERT books, Freedom Struggle– A brief history of modern India By spectrum, Post-Independence India– Nitin Sangwan notes,World History– Her own hand written notes.
Art and culture- Class 11th an introduction to Indian art, Indian art and culture by Nitin Singhania, Ancient India by RS Sharma, Medieval India by Satish Chandra
Geography- Ncert books of class 7th to 12th, certificate Physical & human geography By GC Leong, She told us that she prefer Mrunal sir geoography video on youtube, Oxford student atlas for India
Ankita Agarwal GS2 booklist
Constitution and Polity– ncert books of class 7th to 12th and these books are very importat in this topic. Indian polity by Laxmikanth and current affairs.
Governance- 2nd arc report, she advice that you have to read this report and current affaires.
social justice– Current affaires, The hindu newspaper and her own hand written notes.
International Relationship- She told us to read a website called Ministry of external affaires, according to her for international relationship this website helps alote, current affaires is one of the most important thisnk that you have to read,
Ankita Agarwal GS3 booklist
Environment– Environment by Shankar IAS, Class 9th to 12th ncert books and current affairs willbe enough for this topic.
Internal Security– Internal security & disaster management by- Ashok Kumar and vipul, current affairs
Disaster Management– Summary of 2nd arc report, NDMA guideline, current affaires.
Science & technology– current affaires and you can read notes from different coaching centers but current affaires from newspaper is most important.
Ankita Agarwal GS4 booklist
Ethics- She prefer one book, Lexicon for ethics, integrity & aptitude by chronicle,
What is Ankita Agarwal optional subject?
Her optional subject was political science & international Relations, she has interest on this topic and she read this subject in her collage so she feels comfortable and confidence in this topic that’s why she chose this subject as her optional.
What is Ankita Agarwal salary as an IAS officer?
|DA on TA||712|
|Net cross salary||104,818|