Want to get into IIT? Anand Kumar's Super 30 to start online classes soon

This year 30 out of 30 students of Anand Kumar cracked the IIT-JEE Advanced exam.

Super 30 founder Anand Kumar has revealed that he has plans to expand the programme to provide online coaching to meritorious students from across the country soon. “I have plans to launch Super-100 to enroll 100 meritorious class X pass out students from across the country to provide them coaching online,” said Kumar, who was in Jamshedpur to take part in an event, according to a PTI report.

The online application for the proposed coaching were being invited and select candidates would be selected based on merits, he said.

According to the report,  “Priority for the selection of candidates would be underprivileged and the focus would be to select candidates from Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand,” said Anand Kumar, while expressing hope that the online coaching facility would be launched in the later part of this year.

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Kumar said he also has plan to open a branch of the Super 30 coaching centre in or around Jamshedpur in couple of years depending on the success of a test to be conducted for underprivileged and economically poor candidates here.

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Twenty eight out of 30 candidates had made it to IIT JEE Advanced last year whereas 30 out of 30 candidates cracked the IIT-JEE Advanced this year, he said claiming that a total of 396 candidates out of 450 have made it to IIT during the 15-year journey of Super-30.

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Asked about the report of a biopic likely to be filmed on Super-30, Kumar expressed hope that the shooting of the film was likely to start from October.

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Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan has shown interest to play the role of Kumar in the proposed movie, he said. Director Vikas Bahl, who has written the script of the story, had discussed it with him recently, Kumar said adding that the issue would be discussed with Hrithik Roshan, by end of July.

–With PTI inputs

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