Kanishak Katariya (UPSC Topper) Profile, Age, Height, Boyfriend, Family

    Kanishka Katariya


    Kanishak Katariya Biodata and Biography

    NameKanishak Katariya
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    Date-Of-Birth26 Sep, 1992
    Age (As of 2019)26 Years
    Zodiac SignLibra

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    Kanishak Katariya Measurments

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    Eye ColourBrown
    Hair ColourBlack

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    Kanishak Katariya Residence

    Birth PlaceJaipur, Rajasthan, India
    ResidenceJaipur, Rajasthan
    Home TownJaipur, Rajasthan, India

    Kanishak Katariya Education School and College

    SchoolSt. Paul's Sr. Sec. School, Kota, Rajasthan
    CollegeIIT Bombay (2010-2014)
    Other QualificationB.Tech (Computer Science and Engineering)

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    Kanishak Katariya Family and Relatives

    FatherSanwar Mal Verma (Promotee IAS)
    MotherNot Known (housewife)
    SisterTanmaya Kataria (Elder, a medical student of Sawai Man Singh Hospital)
    Marital StatusUnmarried
    GirlfriendSonal Chauhan (Software Developer)

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    Kanishak Katariya Favourites

    Favourite Movie3 Idiot
    Favourite Destination
    Favourite CricketerSachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers
    Favourite SportFootball, Tennis, Cricket
    Favourite ActorAmir Khan
    Favourite ActressJennifer Lawrence
    Favourite Food
    HobbiesWatching Cricket, Football, Tennis
    with his family

    Kanishka Katariya Profile

    Kanishka was born in 1992. As of 2019, he is 26 years old.  He belongs to Balai- SC caste. He was born in Jaipur Rajasthan. He was graduated from IIT Bombay in 2014.

    Interesting Facts about Kanishak Katariya

    • He is famous for Topping the UPSC 2018 Exam.
    • He topped UPSC in the first attempt. In an interview, he said that he was very surprised to see the result.
    • He chose Mathematics as an optional subject in UPSC.
    • When he knows that he was the topper of UPSC, in an interview with news agency ANI he said

      It’s a very surprising moment. I never expected to get the first rank. I thank my parents, sister and girlfriend for the help and moral support. People will expect me to be a good administrator and that’s very exactly my intention.

    • His father is a role model for him.
    • He used to study for 8 to 10 hours daily which extended to 15 hours in last 2 months before his exam. He also took coaching from Delhi for UPSC preparation.
    • As we all know, a student won’t become topper overnight. Kanishka was a very bright student since his school days. He got 94% in Class 10th and 96% in class 12th.
    • He got 44th Rank in IIT-JEE 2010. And he took admission in IIT-Bombay.
    • Kanishka used to work in a multinational company (Samsung) as a Data Scientist in South Korea and as a Data Analyst in a Start-Up company in Bangalore but he quit his job in 2017 to prepare for civil services. He said in an interview

      I worked in private sector. I also got a chance to work with a company in the US. I realized that I was just making money and working for my country. So I made a decision to prepare for civil services.

    • His girlfriend Sonal Chauhan is a software developer.


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