About Manuj Jindal

Manuj is an IAS officer who secured AIR 53 in UPSC IAS exam. He is also an ex-NDA cadet, where he secured AIR 18 in UPSC NDA exam. He is also a TedX speaker. He has authored a book on UPSC Answer Writing (The Kick A** Craft of Answer Writing).

As a professional in the IAS, he served the people in Naxal area of Bhamragad, Gadchiroli. Now he is posted in Jalna as CEO Zilha Parishad.

Throughout his journey, he has come across many ups and downs. When starting to prepare for UPSC, initially he felt confused, anxious, and worried whether he will ever make it.

With his hard work, he was able to clear the UPSC exam till interview stage in all three attempts. However, due to lack of preparation in answer writing and essay paper, he was unable to get the top rank to secure IAS.

This was because the UPSC journey can be extremely confusing. The syllabus of UPSC is very extensive. There is also so much advice from the coaching industry.

That’s why, he has decided to provide guidance and teach students of all backgrounds on this channel, so that they can learn about UPSC preparation, his life learnings and experiences, share his love for reading, learning, exercising, music and traveling…


The purpose of our lives is to be happy, and make others’ happier. 

– Dalai Lama