“It is thrilling and exciting. The fact that I am the topper is yet to sink in,” said Anudeep.
Anudeep has done B Tech (Electronics & Instrumentation) from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani in Rajasthan. He graduated in 2011.
In his second attempt in 2013, Anudeep got the IRS cadre and was appointed as a customs and central excise officer. “However, my quest for IAS (Indian Administrative Services) continued. In the subsequent two attempts, too, I could not achieve success. This year, it was my last attempt and I put my heart and soul into it. By grace of god, I topped the Civil Services,” Anudeep said.
Anudeep qualified the examination with anthropology as his subject. “The subject had been close to my heart right because it deals with the evolution of mankind and the society,” he said.
Anu Kumari is the second and Sachin Gupta third in the overall toppers list declared by UPSC.
Anu Kumari is the topper among the female candidates securing an overall second rank. She has graduated with BSc (Hons) in Physics from Delhi University and has done MBA (Finance & Marketing) from IMT, Nagpur. Saumya Sharma, a Physically Disabled person, with hearing impairment, has secured an overall ninth rank.
The result of two candidates has been withheld, the UPSC informed in its press release.
”UPSC has a “Facilitation Counter” near Examination Hall in its campus. Candidates can obtain any information/clarification regarding their examinations/recruitments on the working days between 10:00 hours to 17:00 hours in person or over telephone Nos. 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098543. Marks will be available on the website within 15 days from the date of declaration of Result,” the release said.
Based on the results of the written part of held by the Union Public Service Commission in October-November, 2017 and the interviews for Personality Test held in February-April, 2018, as many as 990 names were recommended for appointment to (i) Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.
The Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2017 was conducted on June 18, 2017. 9,57,590 candidates applied for this examination, out of which 4,56,625 candidates actually appeared. 13,366 candidates qualified for an appearance in the Written (Main) Examination held in October – November 2017. Of them, 2568 candidates qualified for the Personality Test conducted in February-April 2018.
A total of 990 candidates have been recommended by the Commission for appointment to various services. Out of these 990 candidates, 750 are men and 240 are women. All the candidates, who appeared for the UPSC 2017 Exam can check their respective results on the official website of UPSC.Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Friday evening released the final result of UPSC Civil Services Exam 2017. The results were made available on the official website of the Commission: upsc.gov.in.