Anudeep Durishetty IAS secured rank 1 in the prestigious UPSC Civil Service Exam 2017. Around 10 lakh students applied for 2017 IAS Exam. His mark sheet is excellent in both Mains and Interview. Anudeep Durishetty topped this exam by competing with around 5 lakh candidates who appeared. He is basically from Hyderabad.
Anudeep Durishetty IAS – An IRS Officer from the 2013 Batch
In the UPSC Rank list, he was named Durishetty Anudeep, though he was called Anudeep. He is an electronics engineer from BITS Pilani.
Anudeep worked at Google‘s Hyderabad office as a software engineer before he joined IRS in 2014. He got selected for IRS on his second attempt. After that, he tried to get IAS for consecutive years but he failed to succeed.
He appeared as OBC candidate in UPSC Civil Service Exam.
Anudeep’s father D Manohar is working as an assistant divisional engineer in Telangana Northern Power Distribution Company Ltd and his mother D Jyothy is a House-wife hales from the backward area of Metpalli in the Jagitial district.
He is already a civil service Officer working as Assistant Commissioner, Indian Revenue Service, Government of India.
He is an avid traveler and a sports lover.
Anudeep relied on self-study along with his job.
Anudeep Durishetty – Prelims Mark Sheet
Anudeep Scored 108.66 in General Studies Paper 1 and 141.68 in General Studies Paper 2 while cut off marks for General category is 105.34. GS Paper 1 alone will be considered for minimum qualifying marks (cut off marks). In CSAT paper, candidates need to secure 1/3rd of total marks(paper-2), ie 66.66 marks out of 200.
Anudeep Durishetty – Previous UPSC Attempts and Performance
He secured 790th rank in 2013 UPSC Civil Service exam and got selected to Indian Revenue Service. For this best performance, he took 5 chances to crack UPSC CSE. He opted Anthropology as his optional subject.
Anudeep Durishetty’s First Response
He said, “Being a topper in UPSC Civil Service Exam is a thrilling Experience, the news does not yet sink to my mind” when contacted by phone.
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Anudeep Durishetty’s Interview
IRS Officer topped the exam for the 2nd consecutive year
Last year Nandini K R an IRS officer topped the Civil Service Exam 2017. In 2014 also Ira Singhal an IRS officer topped the exam. This year also the successful journey of IRS officers to the topmost rank is continuing! Who is next ! 🙂
FAQs About Anudeep Durishetty IAS
A1: Anudeep Durishetty is an Indian civil servant who topped the UPSC Civil Services Exam in 2017.
A1: Anudeep Durishetty was born and brought up in the district of Chittapur in Telangana. He holds a degree in engineering from BITS Pilani.
Anudeep Durishetty prepared for the UPSC exam by self-studying and taking coaching from Delhi-based institutes. He also emphasized on revision and practice.
Anudeep Durishetty enjoys reading books on history, politics, and philosophy. He is also passionate about fitness, yoga, and meditation.
Anudeep Durishetty IAS encourages aspiring civil servants to believe in their abilities, stay focused, and learn from their mistakes. He also stresses the importance of staying motivated and positive during the preparation.