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What Our Students Say

Ishita Kishore AIR - 1st, CSE-2022

Thank you ForumIAS for your support in mains tests. Thanks Ayush sir for personal guidance also.

Garima Lohia AIR - 2nd, CSE-2022

I was a part of MGP at ForumIAS. Apart from this I also took Current Affairs classes for Mains by Dipin Damodaran Sir. The top notch quality of the content and the versatile perspective I got from sir’s classes really boosted my score in GS. One on one interaction with Ayush sir during my interview preparation helped me.

I am really grateful to ForumIAS especially Dipin sir and Ayush sir for their valuable inputs.

Uma Harathi N AIR - 3rd, CSE-2022

My Name is Uma Harathi. I’ve secured AIR-3 in UPSC CSE 2022. I was enrolled in the MGP Program for general studies and Anthropology. The analytical nature of questions helped me prepare well for the actual exam. The ranking system helped me track my progress constantly. I’m grateful for the support.

Smriti Mishra AIR - 4th, CSE-2022

I enrolled myself in multiple courses at ForumIAS- SFG, AWFG, MGP, Current Affairs classes and Ethics+ classes. The quality of content, the consistency of classes and availability of mentorship right when I needed. It helped me throughout my preparation journey.

A special thanks to Ayush sir and Dipin sir for their efforts and constant support, even though I was practically invisible.

Avinash Kumar AIR - 17th , CSE-2022

Dear ForumIAS, I was enrolled in SFG, MGP+ and Current Affairs at ForumIAS. SFG Program helped me with identifying my weak areas and then work upon it. It also instilled a sense of discipline in me. MGP+ helped me in identifying the parts and supports of the question and address them properly. Current Affairs classes formed the backbone of my GS Papers. All in all, I am thankful to ForumIAS for this.

Gauri Prabhat AIR - 47th , CSE-2022

ForumIAS Mains Test Series greatly helped me in practicing answer writing. The feedback was prompt and helped me improve the quality of my answers. I thank them for their contribution to my preparation.

Vaishnavi Paul AIR - 62 , CSE-2022

Dear ForumIAS Team, thank you for guiding me through my Mains preparation in my 3rd attempt. Particularly it helped me to excel in my Essay score (136 Marks CSE 2021) (MGP Test Series Program).

Secondly, a huge token of gratitude to Ayush Sir, for guiding me through my Interview in my 2022 attempt. This input guided me to improvise on my scores and gain 20 more marks in 2022 interview. Hope that others continue to get guided in the same manner. All The Best.

Utkarsh Ujjwal AIR - 68 , CSE-2022

I Utkarsh Ujjwal have secured AIR 68 in UPSC CSE 2022. I would like to thank ForumIAS and Ayush Sir (Neyawn) in particular for their support and guidance throughout. Thank you Team ForumIAS


Dear ForumIAS Community/Family I Manasvi Sharma, have secured AIR-101 in CSE 2022. I have been a student of GS Foundation Batch- 2019 at ForumIAS and an MGp+ student for 2022. The quality of content, the dedication of teachers and the mentorship of Ayush sir has helped me achieve the success. I wish this success to all the ForumIAS Community friends.

Anugu Shiva Maruthi Reddy AIR - 132 , CSE-2022

Hello ForumIAS, I am Anugu Shiva Maruthi Reddy. I have secured AIR 132 in UPSC CSE 2022. I would like to thank ForumIAS for all the invaluable guidance I have received. I was associated with ForumIAS through SFG in 2021 and 2022, Current Affairs classes by Dipin sir were a game changer for me. MGP in 2021 and 2022 have all helped me achieve this rank. ForumIAS was one place I could call home for the past three years. Thank you so much.

Apurva Sinha AIR - 163 , CSE-2022

Hello ForumIAS, I am Apurva Sinha. I have secured AIR 163 in UPSC CSE 2022 in my second attempt. I have had a wonderful and motivating association with ForumIAS since 2021 by my being part of SFG Group, MGP Test Series and also watching motivational videos of dear Ayush sir aka Neyawn. Loved the structured approach and guidance. The passion and effort the team puts behind the scenes for every course is commendable. Thank You.

Natasha Goyal - 175 , CSE-2022

I come from Ludhiana district of Punjab. I did my schooling from Sacred Heart Convent School, Ludhiana. Graduation from Khalsa college and further academic education from JNU. This was my 5th attempt at civil services exam. First 4 attempts, I couldn’t clear Prelims. After failing 4 attempts, I came to ForumIAS, meeting Ayush sir, who suggested to write SFG tests. Writing both phase 1 and Phase 2, finally helped me to clear Prelims in my 5th attempt. MGP tests proved to be an ultimate solution for Mains. Current Affairs classes by Dipin sir and immense encouragement, support by Aman sir were the only reason for clearing mains in first attempt and getting All India Rank 175. This belongs to my teachers, solely to them. Today and always.

Mohit Gupta AIR - 195 , CSE-2022

I have been associated with ForumIAS since 2019. The great input to mentors in MGP Program helped me in improving my scores in GS Paper. The role of Ayush sir through his motivational videos and article helped me in continuing my 6 years log journey.

Sonu Kumari AIR - 208 , CSE-2022

This is Sonu Kumari, AIR 208, UPSC 2022. I was a student of GS Foundation Program at ForumIAS. The programme is one of a kind. It helps one grasp the vastness of the syllabus of UPSC and helps one limit it to the very essential parts only. The Benchmark Tests that are held every week help me enumerate their program at all stages across the journey. The Faculty was good and helped me to understand the concepts effectively. Thankful for it.

Shivam Kumar AIR - 216 , CSE-2022

Dear ForumIAS, I have secured AIR 216. I was enrolled in MGP+ and IGP courses. Both of the courses helped me in improving me score. MGP+ helped in identifying the flow of answers and better structuring of answers. I thank Ayush sir and ForumIAS Team for guiding me through the journey of Mains and Interview.

Aakriti Sethi AIR - 249 , CSE-2022

Hello ForumIAS Team, I, Akriti Sethi, was a student of MGP+ Test Series in 2022. The test series was well organized, the test papers evaluation was satisfactory, which helped me to secure AIR 249, while I could not clear Prelims in my first 5 attempts. As this was my 6th and last attempt, I thank you team for supporting me.

Shruti Sharma AIR - 1st, CSE-2021

I enrolled myself in the Forum Mains Guidance Program+ for GS and Essay Test series. The answer writing practice and written feedback from Forum along with "Best answers" and topper’s copies provided helped me improve my answers and get a high score in my General Studies papers. Ayush sir’s regular articles were also fun and encouraging reads. I thank the ForumIAS team for their guidance during my two-year association with them.

Utkarsh Dwivedi AIR - 5, CSE-2021

ForumIAS has been an integral part of my UPSC Journey right from my very first attempt. The prelims and Mains test series have helped me a lot and I have referred to them in all my three attempts. One on one Session with Ayush sir for interview was beneficial too. Always enjoy reading his articles on the forumIAS blog.
Best Wishes

Mehak Jain AIR - 17, CSE-2021

I was a part of ForumIAS MGP 2021. Wide range of questions, timely, evaluation of answer copies and concise model answers along with precise feedback has helped me in my answer writing. I am grateful to the entire Forum IAS team for their help and support in my journey.

Arpit Chauhan AIR - 20, CSE-2021

I was a participant in FormIAS (Mock test series) for CSE Mains -2020. It was an enriching experience in my journey that culminated in GS Score of 451 (in GS 1-4). The checking of copies provided good quality feedback and is something that I would suggest.

Ashish AIR - 23, CSE-2021

I am Ashish. I've been ranked 23 in the final merit list of UPSC CSE 2021. I was an online student of ForumIAS Current Affairs Classes (DIPIN SIR) also participated and in the SFG program for Prelims I am highly grateful to ForumIAS and especially Dipus Damodaran Sir for guiding me towards a good rank. Dipin Sir's classer formed the bedrock of my Mains preparation and also helped during Prelims and personality Test
Thank you.

Mourya Bharadwaj AIR - 28, CSE-2021

I am a Participant of FORUMIAS initiative AWEG for Mains answer writing which helped me Practice answer writing in disciplined way. I am an active member of ForumIAS Community, and the platforms helped interact with likeminded Individuals and tune my preparation
All the Best for future aspirants

Bhavishya AIR - 29, CSE-2021

FORUM IAS was crucial in my preparation, especially a) the KEYWORDS PDF of syllabus restricted what I have to study b) the Test Series (MGP) helped me finish in time. c) and AYUSH Six through his WISDOM posts provided psychological support.
Therefore, I'm thankful to FORUMIAS and the community!

Naman Goyal AIR - 30, CSE-2021

I would like to extend my sincere gratitude to the Forum IAS team which has supported me throughout my preparation journey. I was a part of the MGP 2021 batch and the quality of test series and evaluation was very good. I would also thank the team for providing unwavering support during the interview preparation a part of the IGP program. as
All the best to the future aspirants.

Jaspinder Singh AIR - 33, CSE-2021

I am thankful to Forum IAS for their Support and mentorship that I got in MGP Course. This evaluation and remarks helped one improve. Special thanks to Rohini ma'am who helped me groom my essay (from 99 to 126) MGP course was a great learning jurney!

Anjali Shrotiga AIR - 44, CSE-2021

Dear ForumIAS.
I take this opportunity to thank the entire FORUMIAS team for playing crucial part in my selection. I was a student of FORUM MGP, Current affairs classes and INTERVIEW Guidance program. For my prelims I was also a part of daily SFG that helped me a lot. I am highly thankful to Ayush bir for being a constant Support

Arpit Gupta AIR - 54, CSE-2021

I am really thankful to ForumIAS for their MGP & IGP. They helped me in writing good answers & great evaluation was there which helped in improving my performance
Thanks again!

Shraddha Gome AIR - 60, CSE-2021

Dear Team,
Thank you very much for your guidance during the personality test preparation in test Civil services Examination 2021. I attended one-to-one session on DAF Analysis the forum IAS faculty and it was with really encouraging. Thank Once you again.

Narayan Amit AIR - 70, CSE-2021

Dear Forumias
I thank Forumias for providing 2 specific 2 inputs for my preparation the First being the MGP programme which helped me in my 2nd attempt (68:377 -> 401). The 2nd was interview Guidance especially one – on – one with Ayush sir which was helpful for me.
Thanks a lot

Pragya Jat AIR - 91, CSE-2021

I am Pragya Jat and have secured Rank 91 in CSE 2021. I was part of Forum IAS's MGP+ Test Series, Sociology Test Series, Current Affairs Classes and IGP Programmes. The model answers current affairs notes, test feedback helped me add value to my answers I am especially thankful for Dipin Sir's notes (+ classes) and Ayush sir's motivating emails.
All the best!

Vishal Jangid AIR - 173, CSE-2021

ForumIAS has helped me to improve my hs scores tremendously. I Joined it is 2020 to improve GS content. It has helped me to score 399 last year and 429 this year in aggregate their value addition materials in the form of model answers are top notch. I am thankful to forumIAS team.

Preeti Kumari AIR - 242, CSE-2021

I am Preeti kumari, AIR 242, at CSE 2021. I was a CGP, MGP, Current Affairs and interview Guidance Programme Student at for his FORUM IAS I would like to thank Ayush Sir for his guidance and unflinching faith in me and Dipin sir for his Current Affairs classes which formed the foundation of my mains scores.
Grateful to the faulty and non - teaching staff for their support

Yash Jaluka AIR - 4, CSE-2020

ForumIAS was very helpful during my interview preparation Ayush Sir’s good feedback is particular was very insightful. He also motivated me whenever I felt pressure before my interview. Thank you and cheers to the team.
Best Wishes

Mamta Yadav AIR - 5, CSE-2020

I was a part of ForumIAS MGP (Mains Guidance program) and Essay Test Series. The detailed evaluation with remarks helped me immensely in improving my performance over the previous attempt. MGP comprises of sectional test for each portion of GS papers. This insured that I didn’t leave any part of the syllabus. I am grateful to the entire ForumIAS team for their help and timely evaluation and uploading of answer sheets.

Apala Mishra AIR - 9, CSE-2020

ForumIAS has been my friend philosopher and guide during my tedious UPSC journey. I joined the Mains Guidance Program (MGP) and Current Affairs (Online) classes. The presence of mentors like Ayush sir and Dipin sir acts as a bonus. I am truly for the entire ForumIAS team for being the building block of my preparation.
Thank you

Karishma Nair AIR - 14, CSE-2020

I had enrolled in Mains Guidance Program (MGP) 2020 for GS and Essay. The expansive coverage for questions, prompt correction of papers, topper answer copies, and valuable feedback on answers received from ForumIAS has helped me in my answer writing. I am grateful to ForumIAS for the same. Very grateful for the long motivating emails by Neywan sir as well.

Radhika Gupta AIR - 18, CSE-2020

I have joined ForumIAS test series for Mains 2020. It has been very helpful in my Mains preparation. The quality of questions and model answers is amazing. Timely and quality evolution is added advantage to it. I thanks to entire ForumIAS team for all the help and support in my UPSC journey. Thank you

Prakhar Kumar Singh AIR 29, UPSC CSE 2020 | AIR 19, UPPCS 2020

ForumIAS has played an instrumental role in my civil services preparation. I was a student of answer writing focus group(AWFG) as well as simulator prelims test series. Dipin sir’s current affairs handouts helped me enrich my mains answers. I take this opportunity to thank the entire team of ForumIAS and especially Ayush Sir(Neyawn) Whose videos helped me in strategizing both prelims and mains preparation.

Vaibhav Rawat AIR - 25, CSE-2020

I am Vaibhav Rawat, I have got AIR 25 in this year's civil service examination. I took current affairs classes by Dipin sir during my 2019 attempt. The content given by sir and the sheer hard work put in by him is unparalleled. I have immensely benefited through this course moreover. The program discussion thread was the good source for all kinds of chit-chat with follow knowledgeable aspirants. I felt grateful for all the support provided to me by team ForumIAS. Neywan(Ayush Sir) and especially Dipin Sir thank you to this wonderful community.

Divya Mishra AIR - 28, CSE-2020

I am a student of ForumIAS and it has played an important role in the qualitative enrichment of my preparation. I have found a dedicated faculty staff and excellent mentorship. I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude for your role in my journey of UPSC preparation. Special thanks to Ayush sir for his candid, sincere, and continuous guidance.

Jagat Sai AIR - 32, CSE-2020

I have been a community member as well as a student of CGP ForumIAS academy. My association with ForumIAS started in 2016 with prelims test series and MGP. SFG in ForumIAS is very unique. The USP of ForumIAS is its high-quality aspirants. On a concluding note, I would like to thank wholeheartedly all the mentors and staff of ForumIAS.

Jayant Singh Rathore AIR - 59, CSE-2020

To ForumIAS, I want to thank ForumIAS for providing all the support & guidance. During CSE preparation MGP+ test series helped me in improving my answers. Completing paper on time and also enriching my content. Also, one or more sessions with Ayush sir helped me immensely during my actual CSE interview. Once again I thank everyone at ForumIAS and recommend MGP test series for answer writing for UPSC CSE preparation.

Saloni Verma AIR - 70, CSE-2020

Hello, I am Saloni Verma, AIR 70 UPSC CSE 2020. I was a student of ForumIAS MGP program. The evaluation, mentorship sessions, and overall professionalism especially during the Covid-19 period were very helpful. I am grateful to the team ForumIAS mentors, teachers, and staff for their massive contribution to my success.

Aditya AIR - 92, CSE-2020

Hello ForumIAS, this is a very emotional and big moment for me after giving 5 attempts I got success in CSE examination. Though it’s a long journey with full of ups and downs but I was able to sail through it due to much-needed support and guidance throughout this journey. And I am very grateful and thankful to ForumIAS especially to Ayush sir & Dipin Sir helping me and guiding me throughout this journey.
Thank you

Sanjita Mohaptra AIR - 10, CSE-2019

I joined Forum IAS current Affairs class for my mains preparation for CSE 2019. The crisp and concise content and Structuring help me a lot might before the exam.
Best wishes!

Neha Bhosle AIR - 15, CSE - 2019

Hello Forum!
I wrote 8 FLTs of Forum MGP 2019 (Two tests of each GS paper). The questions, evaluation and the marking pattern were very good. I found the model answers very useful, and apart from the FLTs, I also referred to the model answer of the sectional tests on some selective areas like Geography, History and Ethics.

Pratyush Pandey AIR - 21, CSE - 2019

I had enrolled for MGP + test series (Main + Essay) and I Sincerely recommended it to all aspirant. The professionalism, speed and quality of the feedback I received helped me immensely and improved and quality of the answer.

Shubham Aggarwal AIR - 25, CSE - 2019

This was my first attempt. I enrolled in ForumIAS MGP Program for Mains Answer Writing Practice. The questions were of top quality and the feedback/Mentorship, I received helped me a lot in improving my answer writing skills.

Shafqat Amna AIR - 186, CSE - 2019

Thank you FORUM IAS and Asif Sir in particular who gave direction to my answer writing practice. Thank You so much sir for you invaluable mentorship. MGP has been instrumental in helping me clear this exam.

Harshita Tiwari AIR - 20, UPPSC - 2019

I have joined CGP2020 In 2019 itself. The whole idea of programme, its classes, weekly benchmark tests with MGP and current affairs classes really helped in clearing the exam. The questions from UPPSC mains test series directly came in paper. So, I would like to thank forum IAS Academy for this success.

Swati Sharma AIR - 278, CSE - 2019

I want to thank the entire team for their support, educationally & otherwise. I was a CBP student and the quality of study resources that FORUM IAS provided helped me clear the mains, potent & precise. The tests under prelims & MGP series just what any aspirant needs to get ready before the final exam.
I am glad. I joined you, Thankyou

Varun Karnati Reddy AIR - 7, CSE - 2018

I am a grateful to Dipin sir for his immense and valuable current affairs program which has benefited me immensely in general studies paper 2 and paper 3 and also in Essay. A ForumIAS student,
You’re next. We are with you

Varnit Negi AIR - 13, CSE - 2018

Any success is supported by multiple pillars. FORUM IAS was one such pillar in my success story. Thank you Ayush Sir for your time, support and timey blogposts which helped me to keep myself motivated. Asif sir guidance for improving my answers and Dipin sir expert analysis of current affairs to were extremely helpful. I would like to thank the entire Forum IAS fraternity for believing in me.

Ankita Choudhary AIR - 14, CSE-2018

I joined forum IAS Academy after my prelims for mains Test series programme. I am very grateful to Asif sir for his mentorship during my mains and then for Interview as I was also part of ForumIAS Interview guidance Programme. I can recall one of Panel member at Forum telling me. I would be in Top 20s. I am very grateful for everyone's support and confidence in me and for all the help at ForumIAS.
Thankyou Everyone

Saloni Khemka Air - 27, CSE - 2018

CSE mains 2018 proved to be a game changer for me. I tried to correct my strategy from previous years. The current Affairs at FORUM IAS really helped me with it especially organization and presentation of notes which was mirrored in my own answers in the exam. Please continue with the amazing work. Thank You

Kajal Jawla AIR - 28, CSE - 2018

I am Kajal jawla. I secured AIR 28 in CSE 2018. I had enrolled in the Mains Guidance programme & the interview Guidance programme at Forum IAS. I would like to extend my heartiest thanks to Asif Sir for believing in me, mentoring me and guiding me during one of the most difficult phases of the exam. I hadn’t written a long answer in 8 Years and writing the test series at Fourm IAS helped me gain both speed and confidence. A special note of thanks to Dipin Sir for his current affairs classes for interview preparation. Thanks again, Asif Sir! Thankyou team Forum IAS.

Minal Karanwal AIR - 35, CSE-2018

This Journey of 3 years has been arduous & yet it has culminated so beautifully and ForumIAS has an extremely important part to play in it. Constant support by Ayush sir, the most pivotal class of Dipin sir and the entire management of ForumIAS has been crucial in scripting this victory!

Lakshay Singhal AIR - 38, CSE - 2018

I am Lakshay Singhal and I secured AIR 38 in UPSC Civil services 2018. I was a student of Essay programme of Forum IAS Academy. I used to follow the discussion forum of Forum IAS to keep myself updated. At last, I would like to thank Ayush Sir for his valuable inputs time to time.

Renjina Mary Varghese Air - 49, CSE - 2018

I am Renjinia Mary Varghese I have secured 49th rank in Civil Services Exam, 2018. I could like to thank Forum IAS, especially Asif Sir of Forum for the Interview guidance. Various Initiatives of Forum IAS like 9 P.M. Brief and Mains Marathon have played an integral Part in my preparations. A big thanks and best wishes to the Forum IAS Team.

Sumit kumar Rai AIR - 54, CSE - 2018

My association with Forum IAS goes back to 2015. Forum has played a key role in my entire preparation. When I was struggling with answer writing, Ayush Sir “definitional approach” video on answer writing helped me a lot. I have been part of Forum IAS’s Mains Guidance program (NGP) for last 3 Years. In initial years, Asif sir’s structured feedback was key to continuous improvement in my answer writing style. For CSE. 2018, I also joined Forum’s essay program and current Affairs classes by Dipin Damotharan Sir. I found them highly useful.
Through this write up I Pay respect to ForumIAS as a community and my gratitude to Ayush sir, Asif Sir, Dipin Sir and entire Academy members.

Anand Kumar Sharma AIR - 62, CSE - 2018

I joined ForumIAS for AWFG and MGP. It was very helpful and helped me in gaining confidence. The evaluation of tests was detailed with valuable inputs. Asif very helpful and guide to respond to our problems and doubts
Thank you

Vibhor Aggarwal AIR - 71, CSE - 2018

Forum IAS has been significant part of my UPSC journey. Discuss platform and Negawn articles have immensely benefitted me throughout. For 2018 I was a student of MGP+ and IGP program and benefitted from prelims test series too through my friend. I would like to specially thanks Asif Sir for his invaluable guidance in GS answer writing which helped me improve quality of my answers and Ayush Sir for his very informative essay classes
I thank the entire forumias team for their indefatigable support.

Mallarapu Naveen AIR - 75, CSE - 2018

I am Naveen, AIR-75 in case 2018. I had enrolled in MGP and Dipin Sir classes in ForumIAS. I am grateful to Dipin Sir for setting my priorities right in GS-2 and GS-3 which saved precious time during preparation. Answer writing practice in class added value to my writing technique. Thanks to team MGP for your appreciation. You made me Believe in Myself!!
A big thank you to the family of Forum IAS for being part of my happiness.

Jay Shivani AIR - 81, CSE - 2018

I am jay shivani. I have secured rank – 81 in CSE-2018. I was an MGP Student in Forum IAS. The test series has really helped me. Improve in answer writing, especially presentation and structuring. Forum IAS also helped me in interview preparation. This whole journey has been really great and it has taught me a lot I am really thankful that Asif Sir, I am really thankful that Asif Sir, Ayush Sir, Babu sir and the whole Forum IAS was a part of this journey.

Dr. Aparajita singh Sinsinwar Rank – 82, UPSC - 2018

I am Dr. Aparajita Singh sinsinwar. I secured rank 82 in CSE 2018. I would like to thank my respected teachers Asif sir and Ayush sir for helping me in the process at crucial stages of my mains and Interview. The MGP, Essay program and Interview guidance really Helped.
Thank you so much.

Dhruv Mittal, Rank - 99, CSE - 2018

Hi ForumIAS, I am dhruv mittal, Rank 99 CSE-2018, fortunate enough to write this testimony ForumIAS has been consistent partner throughout my journey and for that I will be thankful to them . I would like to give my special regards to Dipin Sir, whose guidance for general studies and Answer writing in current affairs closes was really helpful. Thank you

Ashish Cherian Samuel Rank 121, CSE - 2018

I got Rank 121 in Civil service Exam 2018 and a huge thank of the the credit goes to the forumIAS team. I was a student of MGP & IGP program. MGP was true to its name as it provided me with responsive and responsible mentor Asif sir and Ayush Sir. It helped me to Test my mettle against the best of the candidates. The one on one sessions with Asif sir helped me to see the flows in my answer and they new appreaches to beat the clock. The IGP gane me an exposure to different kinds of possible interview questions which boosted my confidence.
Heartfelt thanks to the ForumIAS team and My best wishes

Digvijay Sanjay Patil AIR - 134, CSE - 2018

I am digvijay Patil, AIR 134 - CSE 2018. I had enrolled in ForumIAS MGP GS test series. Distinguishing feature of this test series is personal connect with the mentors, in my case Asif Sir; and quality feedback to improve our answer quality Because of valuable inputs. I changed my answer writing strategy substantially from last attempt in which I got AIR 482
I am grateful to my mentor and entire ForumIAS team.

Gauhar Hasan Rank - 137, CSE - 2018

I have joined Forum IAS. MGP programme 2018 for GS subjects: It comprised 14 GS test and 8 essay test. I have immensely helped by the review of Asif sir, Shamna Madam, Ayush sir and others test. Their review helfed to improve visibility of my answers. I have attended few discussion classes online which was also helpful. I express my sincere gratitude to forumIAS and team.

Abhinav Shah Rank - 222, CSE – 2018

I am Abhinav Shah. I have secured All India rank 222 in civil services Examination 2018. I Joined forum IAS in 2017 and since then forum has helped me immensely through my IAS Journey. There was constant suppost of Ayush Sir in motivating me throughout the journey. ASIF Sir's mentarship has immensely help me improve my answers and finally Dipin Sir's current affair Classes were very very helpful. Thank you!

Niraj Kadiyan AIR - 227, CSE - 2018

I am highly thankful to ForumIAS and Asif Sir for providing Invaluable inputs in Answer writing for General studies and Essay. The test series helped me to improve my presentation skill as will as practice questions from current Affairs. I also took one mock interview with ForumIAS and found it very useful I once again want to give my sincere thanks to ForumIAS Team.

Shailja Pandey Air - 266, CSE - 2018

I am thankful to the FORUM IAS team for the mentorship provided to clear civil service exam. The classes were rich in content. The excellent study material helped to rich my notes for the exam. The valuable feedback provided on my Mock test helped me to varnish my writing skills. I am grateful to the ever approachable FORUM IAS team for continuous guidance from improving essay skills to filling daf, wishing the entire FORUM IAS team and students the very best for their future.

Utkarsha AIR - 306, CSE - 2018

My name is Utkarsha. I got AIR-306 in Civil services exam 2018 and AIR-14 in Indian Forest Services Exam, 2018. I was part of MGP Batch-D Programme. The programme was specifically designed for candidates writing mains for the first time which helped me a lot. It helped me in improving answer quality, stracture, finishing syllabus on time and a quality question bank. I, therefore, like to thank Ayush Sir and Team ForumIAS for my success in civil services exam and IFOS exam.

Harvinder Singh AIR - 335, CSE - 2018

I am Harinder Singh, A1R-335. I got associated with ForumIAS after I couldn't clear my mains last year. The Answer writing Focus Group (AWFG) along with MGP+ gave me confidence that I could also it. Constant support and guidance of Asif Sir for Mains Answer writing really helped me. I got enrolled for IGP also. Here, the personal session with Ayush sir helped analyse and perform better in interview.
I am really thankful to the entire team Forum IAS especially Pravin Sir who acted as a friend to me.

KVL Akshay AIR - 363, CSE - 2018

Being enrolled in the CGP ( foundation) Batch ensured that my preparation was continuously mentored and support though expert guidance, throughout the duration of the year. The content was great value-addition to my preparation and inputs from mentors such as Asif Sir, Ayush Sir and Dipin Sir ensured I avoided mistakes and stayed on track, despite being a working professional.
I thank you, FORUM IAS, for helping me clear this exam. Thank you for all the like tips and tricks, which made impression on how I view this exam.

Krishan Kumar Poonia AIR - 632, CSE - 2018

I had joined Forum IAS Mains Guidance programme (MGP) which helped me to improve my answer writing mentorship and feedback provided by Asif Sir enabled me to meet The demand of mention without compromising quality and time.
I am thankful to Asif Sir and Forum IAS team for their guidance

Durishetty Anudeep AIR-1, CSE - 2017

I had enrolled Main Guidance programme+ of FraumIAS academy for my G5 and Essay test series. The feedback from ForumIAS mentors – Ayush sir and Asif sir – was very useful in making me realize mistakes in answer writing so that I rectify them. I also found Ayush sir post exam discussion incredibly helpful. Because of such feedback, I could greatly improve my writing speed, presentation and answer content.
I am grateful to Ayush sir, Asif sir and the entire ForumIAS Academy

PRatham Kaushik AIR - 5, CSE - 2017

I am pratham Kaushik, AIR – 5 in CSE . 2107. Forum IAS has been a companion in my success as the current Affairs classes by Dipin damodaran Sir helped me in covering the vast current affairs in a short span of time. His precise and succinct coverage of current affairs right before mains exam made preparation inclusive.
I thank Dipin Sir for playing a huge role in my success. Also thank you Forum IAS for you extensive guidance.

Anubhav Singh AIR - 8, CSE - 2017

I am Anubhav Singh. I have secured AIR 8 CSE -2017. I had taken ForumIAS’s Maine Guidance Programme (MGP) and also the Interview Guidance Programme. They both were very helpful and helped me in improving my performance. The guidance provided by Asif sir and Ayush sir was fo immense importance. I thank them for their effort.

Abhishek Surana RANK - 10, CSE - 2017

I joined ForumIAS MGP program after prelims in 2017. And the next 4 months in the program helped me a lot in improving my answer writing techniques. A big credit to the mentor’s as they were easily accessible. Also the timely checking of copies immensely helped in consistent improvement in quality of answer. The current affairs classes helped enriching my content with quotations and keywords Kusios to the entire team!

Siddharth Jain AIR - 11, CSE - 2017

I enrolled in Mains Guidance programme of FORUM IAS Academy. The best part was one to one discussions with Asif Sir. He helped me immensely to improvise presentation of my answers and kept touch till conclusion of examination.
I extend my gratitude to team FORUM IAS Academy.

Arushi Mishra AIR - 2 & Indian Forest Services

I am Arusha Mishra. I had enrolled myself on the Mains Guided Program of ForumIAS. I would take this opportunity to thank ForumIAS for quality guidance and timely answer script evaluation. Auf sir personal mentorship played a constructive role in objective presentation of the answer, that indeed was reflected in my scientific optionals of Forestry and Geology as well. Thank you ForumIAS for the directed guidance.

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