Saumya Pandey, a gold medallist from the Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad, secured 4th Rank in UPSC Civil Services Exam 2016. She is the only child of Dr Sadhana Pandey, a gynaecologist by profession and Dr Ravi Pandey, owner of a computer institute in the Allahabad city. Saumya was academically well throughout her school education and she was the district topper in Class 10 and Class 12 with 98% and 97.8% marks respectively from the same Army School in Allahabad.
She had started preparing for IAS Exam just one year ago from the IAS Prelims Exam in 2016 during her graduate degree in Electrical Engineering from MNNIT. Specifically, she had started preparation for IAS Prelims Exam just 2 months before the Exam. She focused more on solving various mock test papers which help her a lot in gaining momentum in her preparation.
Here, in this video, she has shared her journey of becoming an IAS Officer by achieving 4th Rank in UPSC CSE Exam 2016 in her very first attempt. To qualify the IAS Exam in his/her first attempt is a dream for every IAS aspirant and hence, this video will be much helpful for them. The video will inspire the future IAS aspirants preparing for IAS Exam 2018. The IAS aspirants should follow the kind suggestions of IAS Toppers prescribed for them that are much useful in terms of IAS Exam.
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