|RANK IN CSE-2020
|B. Tech IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
|NO OF ATTEMPTS IN CSE
|MEDIUM OF MAINS WRITING
|MEDIUM OF INTERVIEW
|YES, DRDO, INDIAN AUDIT & ACCOUNT SERVICES
|WORKING WHILE PREPARATION
FAMILY AND EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
Ankita Jain was born and brought up in Delhi. She did her B Tech in Computer Science from Delhi
Technological University. After completing her studies, she worked in Qualcomm Private Limited,
Bangalore for 14 months. Later, she joined Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) as a
scientist through her GATE score. Afterwards, Ankita Jain was posted at one of the prestigious posts of
UPSC, Audit and Accounts Services in Mumbai, after securing a rank in the second attempt. She is married
to Abhinav Tyagi who is an IPS officer. Her sister Vaishali Jain has also scored rank 21 in the civil
services examination 2020.
WHY CIVIL SERVICES
One day Ankita saw little slum children loitering around and she felt sad. Wondering what they do all
day she asked her dad why these kids don’t attend school. That is when her dad inspired her to become an
IAS officer. He nudged her to be in the system to change it and bring betterment.
NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS
This was Ankita’s fourth attempt. In her first attempt, she did not even clear prelims. In her next
attempt, she managed to score AIR 270 and joined the Indian Audit and Account Service. In her third
attempt, she could not clear prelims again. But she was determined and never gave up. Finally, in her
fourth attempt, she achieved All India Rank 3.