A proud moment for all CUSATians, as one among us Isha Priya , a passout from CUCEK campus, CUSAT has achieved an All India Rank 75 in UPSC 2016. Isha native of Ranchi, Jharkhand was a student of EEE, CUCEK, CUSAT campus in 2008-12 batch.
Surprisingly she cleared the UPSC exam on her first attempt. As we all know, The UPSC examination is the toughest examination in India with success rate of 0.1%-0.3% with more than 900,000 applicants and also has the least success ratio in the entire world. It is conducted in two phases – the Preliminary examination, consisting of two objective-type papers (General Studies and Aptitude Test), and the Main examination, consisting of nine papers of conventional (essay) type followed by the Personality Test (Interview).
The entire process from the notification of the Preliminary examination to declaration of the final results takes roughly one year. Isha Priya did her preparations for UPSC exams while working as a senior Engineer in L & T, Delhi.
Salutes 🙂 ..