Meet The Real Hero Anand Kumar of Super 30 Fame

Parnas Ghosh Parnas Ghosh
Oct 9, 2021 7 min read
Meet The Real Hero Anand Kumar of Super 30 Fame

Super 30 is an Indian instructive program initiated in Patna, India under the aegis of Ramanujan School of Mathematics. It was established by Anand Kumar, a science instructor, and Abhayanand, the previous D.G.P of Bihar. The program chooses 30 capable competitors every year from financially oppressed areas of Indian culture and prepares them for the JEE. The program is depicted in the 2019 film, Super 30, featuring Hrithik Roshan as Kumar. Anand Kumar and his school have been the subject of a few slanderous attacks, some of which have been conveyed in Indian media sources.

Super30 - History and Origin
How Does โ€œSuper 30 โ€œ Made its Glint?
Super30 - Anand Kumar's Rewards
Conclusion
FAQs

Super30 - History and Origin

Anand Kumar - Super30
Anand Kumar - Super30

In 2002, Abhayanand and Anand Kumar began Super 30 with the arrangement to choose 30 skilled understudies from financially ruined areas who couldn't manage the cost of training for JEEโ€”the entrance examination for securing admission in the coveted Indian Institute of Technology (IIT). These 30 understudies were then arranged to pass IIT-JEE assessments. Anand Kumar's mom, Jayanti Devi, volunteered to cook for the understudies while Anand, Abhayanand, and different instructors mentored them. The understudies were additionally given investigation materials and hostel for a year free of cost.

In the primary year of the training, 18 out of 30 understudies made it to IIT. The next year, application numbers bumped up because of the programโ€™s ubiquity. In 2004, 22 out of 30 understudies were equipped for IIT-JEE, expanding the fame of the program which pulled in significantly more applications. In 2005, 26 out of 30 understudies cleared the IIT-JEE test, while 28 made it in 2006โ€”despite the change in the assessment structure by the authorities. In valuation for their endeavours, the Chief Minister of Bihar at the time, Nitish Kumar, saluted the understudies with a money prize of โ‚น50,000 each.

An inspiring session by Anand Kumar, the fame of Super 30. 

The next year 28 additional understudies cleared the IIT-JEE, and in 2008, the majority of the Super 30 understudies cleared the IIT-JEE after which Abhayanand quit Super 30 saying, "the investigation is over." Some of Kumar's previous understudies joined as Super 30 educators and in 2009 and 2010 one of the 30 understudies again qualified for the IIT JEE tests. In the resulting years, the achievement rates from the 30 understudies were: 2011 (24 passed), 2012 (27 passed), 2013 (28 passed), 2014 (27 passed), 2015 (25 passed) and in 2016 (28 passed). In 2017, all Super 30 competitors made it to the IIT-JEE. In 2018, 26 of the 30 understudies cleared the exam.

How Does โ€œSuper 30 โ€œ Made its Glint?

Anand Kumar is an Indian mathematician and journalist who was raised in Patna, Bihar. He is notable for his Super 30 class which he initiated in Patna. Being a station clerk's child, he contemplated in Hindi medium government school where he recovered his profound enthusiasm for science. During graduation, he submitted papers on the Number hypothesis.

Anand got admission to Cambridge University but had to give up the opportunity due to his dad's passing and his fiscal condition. Kumar examined science during the daytime and sold papads at night with his mom to gain bread and butter for the family. To gain additional cash, he coached understudies in maths. Since Patna University library didn't have outside diaries, for his own investigation, he would travel at the end of the week on a six-hour train adventure to Varanasi, where his more youthful sibling, learning violin under N. Rajam, had a lodging room. In this manner, he would spend Saturday and Sunday at the Central Library, BHU and travel to Patna for Monday morning.

He leased a study hall for Rs 500 per month and started his Super own establishment, the Ramanujan School of Mathematics (RSM). Inside the space of a year, his class developed from two understudies to thirty-six, and following three years there were just about 500 understudies selected. At that point in mid-2000, a poor understudy came to him looking for IIT-JEE tutorship but couldn't manage the cost of the yearly affirmation expense because of destitution. This inspired Kumar to begin the Super 30 program in 2003, for which he is presently notable.

Consistently in August since 2003, the Ramanujan School of Mathematics, presently a trust, holds a focused test to choose 30 understudies for the 'Super 30' plot. Around 4,000 to 5,000 understudies show up at the test, and in the long run, he takes thirty clever understudies from financially in reverse segments which includes homeless people, sellers, auto-driver's youngsters, guides them, and gives study materials and hostel for a year. He sets them up for the Joint Entrance Examination for the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT). His mom, Jayanti Devi, cooks for the understudies, and his sibling Pranav Kumar deals with the administration.

Anand Kumar celebrating victory with his students.
Anand Kumar celebrating victory with his students.

Out of 270 understudies he guided from 2002-2011, 236 understudies have secured admission to the IITs. Each one of these 236 pupils originated from so poor foundation that their folks were Hawkers, Auto-drivers, workers and so on. During 2003-2009, 182 understudies out of 210 have made it to the IITs. In 2010, one of the understudies of Super 30 cleared the IIT JEE passageway making it a three of the line for the foundation. Anand's work is generally welcomed throughout the world. USA's former president Barack Obama read about Anand in TIME magazine and sent an exceptional agent to check the work done by him and offered all the help. Anand never acknowledges help independent of partner. Revelation Channel broadcasted 60 minutes length program on Super 30, and a large portion of a page has been committed to Kumar in The New York Times.


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Super30 - Anand Kumar's Awards

Anand Kumar receiving the Rashtriya Bal Kalyan Award.
Anand Kumar receiving the Rashtriya Bal Kalyan Award.

In 2017, Anand Kumar was awarded the Rashtriya Bal Kalyan Award for his contributions to the field of education. He was felicitated by President Shri Ramnath Kovind on the occasion of Children's Day.

On 8 November 2018, Anand Kumar was regarded with the Global Education Award 2018 by Malabar Gold and Diamonds in Dubai. His endeavours in the field of training are considered "spearheading". Anand Kumar has been congratulated in the US with the "Training Excellence Award 2019" by the Foundation For Excellence in Education (FFE) at a capacity in San Jose, California.


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Conclusion

The principle goal of Super 30 is to follow the gifted bundle of understudies from financially devastating segments and sharpen their aptitudes by giving a favourable domain. Ability knows no limits. It is all over the place. Super 30โ€™s outcomes have been empowering. The skilled understudies have been given i.e. quality education and an open environment to perform to the best of their potential are noteworthy. The understudies ought not to be crippled by the monetary limitations of their families. Having trained the understudies for a long time Anand has now understood the significance of 'getting them youthful'.

FAQs

Who is Anand Kumar Super 30?

Anand Kumar is an Indian mathematician and journalist who was raised in Patna, Bihar. He is notable for his Super 30 class which he initiated in Patna.

What is Anand Kumar's Education?

Being a station clerk's child, he contemplated in Hindi medium government school where he recovered his profound enthusiasm for science. During graduation, he submitted papers on the Number hypothesis.

Anand got admission to Cambridge University but had to give up the opportunity due to his dad's passing and his fiscal condition.

Who is the Founder of Ramanujan School of Mathematics?

It was established by Anand Kumar, a science instructor, and Abhayanand, the previous D.G.P of Bihar.

What is Super 30?

Super 30 is an Indian instructive program initiated in Patna, India under the aegis of Ramanujan School of Mathematics.

What does the Super 30 program do?

The program chooses 30 capable competitors every year from financially oppressed areas of Indian culture and prepares them for the JEE.

Is the Super 30 movie a real story?

Super 30 movie is based on the life of Anand Kumar, who set up a coaching institute to prepare poor students in Patna for the IIT-JEE. Kumar, born into the family of a postal department clerk, showed enough mathematical aptitude to be admitted to Cambridge.

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