Srinagar: University of Kashmir has signed the MoU with Chanakya IAS Academy to train the civil services aspirants at Kashmir. Scholarship test is scheduled to be conducted in Kashmir University in collaboration with Chanakya IAS academy for students of J&K and the registration will start from 3rd February onwards, sources said.
Based on the marks in scholarship test, top 5 candidates will be provided 100% scholarship for the UFC batch, followed by 50% for the next 5, 40% for the candidates ranking between 11 to 15 and 30% will be levied for those ranking between 16 to 30. For the remaining candidates Rs 1, 00,000 concession will be given.
The idea is to select 110 best students who after selection through the scholarship test will be coached for Civil Services in University of Kashmir by the experts of Chanakya IAS Academy. The 8 months UFC programme for Civil Services aspirants will commence from 13th April 2017 onwards.
Sources said that the scholarship test will be strictly based on UPSC pattern and will be conducted in 3 phases, i.e., Prelims, Mains and Interview. The Prelims examination will be conducted on 5th March 2017.
The answers sheets will be examined by the experts of Chanakya IAS Academy and the final name of selected meritorious students will be declared on 10th April 2017, they said.
Chanakya IAS Academy was founded in 1993 by AK Mishra. Driven by the philosophy that every individual is born to succeed, Chanakya IAS Academy’s direction as an organization is led by its founder Managing Director AK Mishra fondly known as Success Guru.