• Ashish Kumar

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    Ashish Kumar joined Dakshana as a Chemistry Faculty in June 2019. [READ MORE]

    He was a Dakshana scholar (JNV Lucknow 2012-14). He completed his B.Tech in IT from NIT Raipur. Ashish wished to serve the society and he felt Dakshana provided the best opportunity to do that. So, he decided to come back to Dakshana and start enabling other bright and brilliant scholars. He loves to play cricket and badminton. Ashish also loves discussions on social issues and would love to find ways to eradicate them.

  • Manish Kumar Sevta

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    Manish Kumar Sevta joined Dakshana's Centre of Excellence at JNV Bangalore as a Physics faculty in April 2019. [READ MORE]

    He has graduated with a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from NIT Kurukshetra. Manish has more than 4 years of experience in mentoring students for JEE Mains and Advanced. He was associated with FIITJEE at their Delhi and Durgapur centre from 2015 to 2018. After that, he served as an Academic Head at VMC Jaipur. His hobbies are swimming, going for long drives & listening to music.

  • Surendra Kumar

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    Surendra Kumar is enthusiastic and passionate with high proficiency in Physics and a fine sense of humor. His utmost goal is to impart knowledge and create best rankers among his students. [READ MORE]

    Surendra has an ability to arouse interest in Physics by relating the topic to real life events. His technique is not just teaching but allowing students to be an integral part of the teaching & that definitely stimulates interest and makes learning easy.
    Surendra completed his schooling from JNV Barmer, Rajasthan and graduated from IIT Dhanbad. He had the opportunity to work with Maharatna (PSU) after graduation, but he chose teaching. He has worked with Rao IIT Academy at Mumbai & Dadra Nagar Haveli and as a freelancer in content creation for Vedantu, AskIIT & a few Delhi based publishers. He now teaches Physics to Dakshana scholars at the COEs at JNV Pune, JNV Silvassa & at Dakshana Valley, Pune.
    Surendra’s interests are in reading newspapers and listening to soft Hindi instrumental songs.

  • Sonal Pratap Singh

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    Having completed his graduation from University of Delhi in Chemistry, and post-graduation from NIT Warangal in Organic Chemistry, Sonal Pratap Singh has always believed that our future depends on normal people using chemistry in day-to-day life and decision making. [READ MORE]

    The subject has some sense of wonder around it which can help improve learning skills and also take you to places you have never thought of. Driven by the motivation to enrich students with the knowledge of Chemistry and to enhance their love towards the subject, Sonal joined Dakshana in July 2018. He loves playing cricket, reading political satires and also binge watching on different platforms. He believes in overall growth of students with the right mix of knowledge on the subject and of other world facts.

  • Paras Verma

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    Paras Verma graduated as a Microbiologist from Punjab University. [READ MORE]

    Teaching was a hobby which he took seriously and started his own institute while attending college. He believes in clubbing technology and academics to create an amazing learning environment for students. Driven by the motivation to provide holistic education for life and training deserving students to crack NEET and AIIMS, he joined Dakshana in May 2018. Paras loves to play football, watch movies endlessly and read. His understanding of life sums up in striking a right balance in everything one does and enjoying everything to the fullest.

  • Devavaram Yarrarapu

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    Devavaram Yarrarapu is a Researcher with a Post-graduate degree in Chemistry (Organic Chemistry) from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. [READ MORE]

    Devavaram has over seven years of teaching experience and four years of  research experience in the field of Synthetic Organic Chemistry. He is currently a Chemistry faculty for the Dakshana JEE batch at JNV Rangareddy (Hyderabad).

  • Devendra Kumar

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    Devendra Kumar is a Faculty for Physics for the Dakshana JEE batch at JNV Rangareddy (Hyderabad). [READ MORE]

    Since graduating with a B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur 4 years ago, Devendra has been mentoring top batches at various locations in India and has charted out individual strategies for each of his students so that they succeed.  Devendra likes to thoroughly make his students acquainted with the finest questions possible for Physics while preparing for IIT JEE.

  • Arvind Gupta

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    Arvind Gupta dreamt of becoming a Chemistry Faculty at Dakshana even while he was a scholar preparing for the JEE at JNV Bangalore Urban. [READ MORE]

    He secured 100% marks in Chemistry and 43rd rank in the state at JEE Mains. He went on to  graduate with B.Tech. in Chemical Science and Technology from IIT Guwahati in 2017. After graduation, Arvind worked as a Trainee Faculty cum Academic Officer for Super 30 at Sivasagar, Dibrugarh and Guwahati. Arvind belongs to Deoria in UP and loves to swim and cook when he is not teaching

  • Jagan Mohan Rao

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    Jagan Mohan is an M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry from Govt. Degree & PG College, Tuni. [READ MORE]

    Jagan worked as a lecturer for 11 years before joining Dakshana. He communicates well, is a quick learner and is adaptive to new technologies. He loves to impart knowledge in innovative ways. Jagan loves to play shuttle badminton and cricket. Currently, Jagan is a Chemistry faculty at the Dakshana CTM Hall in JNBV Bangalore Urban.  His students’ best ranks in JEE Mains and Advanced, so far, have been- Mains best rank- 4, Advanced best rank-166.


  • Prashant Shekhar

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    Prashant completed his B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering from NIT Agartala and is now teaching Mathematics to scholars at the Dakshana CTM Hall in JNV Bangalore Urban. [READ MORE]

    He has previously work with Resonance Eduventures Ltd. as full time Mathematics faculty at Mumbai and Nashik. As Mathematics faculty, he has successfully completed the entire course of JEE Mains and Advanced, conducting 5 batches per week for 3 academic years. Prashant loves to constantly upgrade his knowledge and apply his technical and management skills while teaching.


  • Amit Kumar Dwivedi

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    Amit Kumar Dwivedi is an alumnus of Dakshana Foundation, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Kanpur Nagar and B.I.T. Mesra. [READ MORE]

    He joined Dakshana Foundation as a scholar and graduated from B.I.T. Mesra Ranchi with a B.Tech. degree in E&C in 2014. He was interested in teaching since school days and decided to join Dakshana Foundation as an IIT JEE Mathematics faculty in 2014. He has also worked briefly at VMC Noida and FIITJEE Kanpur as Assistant Professor in Mathematics.

    He lives at Dakshana Valley with his wife and his son.

  • Pradeep Singh

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    Pradeep Singh is an alumnus of Gobind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology (Pantnagar University) where he graduated with B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering. [READ MORE]

    Though he qualified at IIT-JEE with AIR 2358, he could not attend IIT because of some personal reasons. He started teaching as a freelancer while he was at college. After graduation in 2007, he started the Foundations Institute, Haldwani, Uttarakhand. He is proficient is teaching Physics, Chemistry & Math and has produced outstanding results that include JEE AIR 216, AIEEE State ranks 1, 6, 16, 19 and 22 in the first year itself. Driven by his desire to teach in Kota, Pradeep joined Bansal Classes in 2011 as Physics faculty. He has also been a faculty at Gurukul Trust for four years (2012-2016). In April 2016, Mr.  Pradeep joined Dakshana Foundation as a senior Physics faculty and is currently HOD – Academics at Dakshana Foundation, Pune.

    He lives at Dakshana Valley with his wife and his son.

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