Super 30

  • Super 30 hero Anand Kumar seeks extra chance in IIT-JEE like UPSC 11-02-2014 09:27 PM

    Buoyed by UPSC's decision to provide additional two chances to aspirants across all categories, mathematician Anand Kumar of Super 30 fame on Tuesday urged for a similar opportunity in examination for qualifying in IITs. "This shall also be extended to Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)," he said in a statement. Kumar...
  • Education system in India is rich oriented: Anand Kumar 17-11-2013 07:23 PM

    Describing the education system in the country as 'rich-oriented', founder of Patna-based 'Super 30' Anand Kumar strongly advocated that the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) of professional institutions should be based on natural talent and creativity rather than the prevailing system. Opposing the two-tier entrance examination of the IIT, he said...
  • Research on coaching center Super 30 reveals its education has lead to social transition 24-10-2013 01:34 PM

    A joint project by University of East London and TISS on Super 30, an institute that helps underprivileged children crack IIT exam, has found how education could be used for social transition. Super 30 run by noted mathematician Anand Kumar has the distinction of preparing children from poor section of...
  • Tokyo university offers scholarship to two students of coaching centre Super 30 11-09-2013 01:21 PM

    Impressed with remarkable performance of Super 30, Japan's Tokyo university on Wednesday offered scholarship to two students of the group run by mathematician Anand Kumar to study there. The offer was made by a team of Tokyo university that visited Super 30 in Patna to have face-to-face interaction with students...
  • News briefs: Private hospitals to provide free treatment to BPL families in Guna 06-08-2013 11:51 PM

    Three private hospitals in the city have decided to provide free treatment to families below the poverty line (BPL). These hospitals will also provide smart cards to the BPL families. According to the health department officials, more than one lakh BPL families in the district will be provided with the...
  • Bihar: 28 students of 'Super 30' gets through IIT-JEE 23-06-2013 01:40 PM

    Patna: A labourer, a landless farmer, a mechanic, a small shopkeeper and a driver are among the proud parents of children who cracked the highly-competitive IIT-JEE exam this year, thanks to a free coaching centre for underprivileged students in Bihar. This year, 28 of the 30 students from Bihar's Super...
  • Ranbir Kapoor to play Super 30s' Anand Kumar? 21-11-2011 06:35 PM

    Patna: After inspiring Amitabh Bachchan's character in Aarakshan, mathematician Anand Kumar of the Super 30 fame is set to get a full-fledged movie based on his life. With Ranbir Kapoor playing the Anand on screen, sources claim that the movie will be directed by Anurag Basu. Super 30 is an...
  • 'IIT exam panel behind poor student quality' 05-10-2011 01:26 PM

    Patna: Anand Kumar, who founded Super 30, Bihar's widely acclaimed free coaching centre for Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) aspirants, has blamed the institutes' entrance exam panel for the poor quality of students making the cut, a concern voiced by Infosys chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy. Anand Kumar said if...
  • Abhyanand of Super 30 fame appointed Bihar DGP 24-08-2011 09:35 PM

    Patna: The Bihar government appointed Abhayanand, senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of 1977 batch as the next Director General of Police. Abhayanand, presently the Additional Director General of Police, Training, will take over from the incumbent DGP Neelmani upon his superannuation on August 31, Home Secretary Amir Subhani said...
  • 24 of Bihar's Super 30 crack IIT-JEE 2011 25-05-2011 11:44 AM

    Patna: Twenty-four students from underprivileged sections, of the total 30, have this time made it to the IIT-JEE from the 'Super 30' founded by mathematics wizard Anand Kumar. With this the total number of Super 30 students, having qualified for the IIT-JEE in the last nine years, have gone upto...
  • Bihar's free coaching centre impresses Cameron 14-12-2010 03:27 PM

    Patna: Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron was all ears when Anand Kumar, who founded Bihar's Super 30 free coaching centre for students, narrated the real life stories of hope that his institute has generated year after year. "Cameron told me it was amazing to listen to my real life stories of...
  • Son of poor Bihar farmer cracks IIT-JEE 26-05-2010 10:03 PM

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  • Super 30 scores 100 per cent in IIT-JEE 30-05-2008 08:42 PM

    Dubai: Senior Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was presented the Wisden India Outstanding Achievement award for completing a century of 100 international hundreds in Dubai. Tendulkar had achieved the milestone while playing against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup in March. The event was organised by FidelisWorld and the iconic batsman was...
  • Patna's Super 30 fulfills IIT dreams of poor students 14-03-2008 02:42 PM

    New Delhi: Terming Tuesday's spot-fixing verdict as just a tip of the iceberg, former Indian Premier Premier Chairman Lalit Modi said not only the players but umpires and administrators are also involved in the fixing menace. It's not only Players that fix matches. Sometimes there are Umpires too in connivance...
  • 28 of Bihar's Super 30 crack IIT-JEE 31-05-2007 10:15 AM

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