Sankar Ray

Sankar Ray is a graduate in the Mechanical Engineering from BPUT Odisha. Envisioning towards progressive nation development, he has been guiding light for many civil services aspirants and has contributed to their success stories. Under his guidance, more than 100 toppers have cleared the UPSC & State civil services examination with many in the top 10 ranks. An avid writer in the field of Economics, Polity, Governance, Internal Security, India’s Foreign Policy and International Relations, he has also shared space as co-author of two editions of the book “DEVELOPMENT OF NORTHEAST INDIA-BEYOND BOOTSTRAPS”, along with many policy documents. He teaches Political Science & International Relations and Economics.

Aashay Purandare

Aashay Purande is a former civil service aspirant who went through Civil Service Preparation and qualified in respective stages. He is a graduate/post graduate from the Mumbai University. Aashay has been leading the I-SAP of Northeast-IAS as an academic expert. He is an empanelled panellist (Civil Services Expert) in Interview boards set up by the Higher Education Department, Government of Maharashtra for UPSC. 


Ayush Babu

Ayush Babu is a Graduate in English from the Patna University and having more than 5 years of experiences in civil service examination. He is an expert in subjects of Indian History, Indian Polity, Indian economy, ethics, IR and current affairs. 

Subhash Singh Thakur

Subhash is a seasoned UPSC Civil Service Examination expert with more than 10 years of experiences. Subhash has been guiding civil service aspirants in Delhi through interactive classes and have a unique sense of delivery of lectures which makes students learn the content in the class itself. His focus is more on conceptual clarity which is the need of the UPSC-CSE. Prior to joining the Northeast-IAS, Subhash was associated with institutes such as  Dhyeya IAS , Elite IAS and Civil Service Chronicle. Subhash is leading  Geography and Ancient History in the Northeast-IAS. 

Amia R Biswal

Amia is a senior faculty in the North-East Institute of Advanced Studies (NE-IAS). Amia has over 10 years of professional experience in UPSC CSE with institutions like Vajiram and Ravi. He is a MA in Sociology

Anil Kumar Singh

Anil is a post-graduate in Ancient Indian History Culture & Archaeology from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Anil qualified National Eligibility Test with History as a subject and subsequently went through civil services preparation and qualified in respective stages. He has been associated with Roots Academy and Vision IAS as a subject expert and faculty in History.  In Northeast-IAS, Anil is leading the History for UPSC Prelim cum Main aspirants. 

Manish Kumar Singh

Manish is faculty in the Northeast-IAS and dealing with Political Sciences and IR.  He has more than 5 years experiences in the UPSC civil service pre-examination training and before joining the Northeast-IAS, Manish cleared the UPSC Prelims cum Mains. 

Dr. Rashmirekha Sarma 

Rashmirekha is a PhD from the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. Prior to join NE-IAS, she was associated with Archaeological Survey of India. Being an experienced researcher in the field of intangible and tangible cultural heritage of Northeast India especially Arunachal Pradesh, she has written many articles in national and international journals, book chapters. In Northeast-IAS, Rashmirekha is leading the Research and Development unit. 

Prakash Seth

Prakash is an expert in Sociology and Ph.D. on Social Transformation from the University of Rajasthan. Prakash has more than 10 years’ hands experiences in the UPSC civil service preparation and cleared UPSC-mains more than two times. Prakash is leading the sociology department of the Northeast-IAS.

Prem Prakash

Prem is faculty in the Northeast-IAS and dealing with Geography, current affairs, science and environment. He did his B.Tech in Electronics & Communication Engineering. Prem has more than 6 years experiences in the UPSC civil service pre-examination training and before joining the Northeast-IAS, Prem cleared the UPSC Prelims cum Mains. 

Ananya Bhattacharjee

Ananya is a Post Graduate in Mass Communication & Journalism and graduated in economics from Gauhati University. Ananya has over seven years of experience as a Content Writer and Developer. Ananya is a key member of the Research and Development unit of the Northeast-IAS and leading in developing current affairs magazine of the Institute. 

Ajit Kumar Neog

Dr. Ajit is a former civil servant and a nationally acclaimed economist. He is a Post graduate from Delhi School of Economics, Postgraduate Diploma from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, and Cambridge University and Ph.D from Gauhati University. Dr. Ajit is leading and guiding the SAP and I-SAP programs of Northeast-IAS. 

Keshav Das

Keshav is the founder Director of the North-East Institute of Advanced Studies (NE-IAS). Keshav has over 15 years of professional experience with institutions including Netherlands Development Organisation, Global Green Growth Institute, UNDP. In Northeast-IAS, Keshav teaches Environment and Ecology and leading the overall management of the institution. Keshav holds a masters in rural management from North Eastern Hill University, India.  He also holds post graduate diploma and certificates in Advanced Accounting and Natural Resource management from University of California, San Diego and Wageningen UR.

Subject Matter Experts :

  • Dr. Anjana Neog
  • Dr. Jiten Buragohain
  • Dr. P. Sarmah
  • Dr. G Mazumdar
  • Dr. M. Talukdar
    Political Sciences
  • Dr. Sankar Sharma
  • Dr. Tridip Baruah
    Aptitude and Critical Analysis

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