The name Nishant Jain is definitely well heard of, but a good deal of people may wonder who is Nishant Jain? Nishant Jain was the 13th rank IAS topper in Hindi medium.

The article will talk about Nishant Jain along with his strategy for UPSC and his posting.

Nishant Jain, one of the IAS toppers, has M. Phil in Hindi Literature. He completed his M. Phil from the esteemed Delhi University

Nishant Jain Marksheet

Nishant Jain’s marksheet is very impressive. Remember that he had written the exam in Hindi medium and has got AIR 13!

Event  Marks 
Mains examination 851
Personal Interview 150
Total Marks 1001

Nishant Jain is 33 years of age as of now, and he had cleared the IAS exam at the age of 28!

This proves that age is never an issue for the exam, your willpower and hard work will decide your result.

His current posting is in Rajasthan and is the joint secretary to the government in the Finance (taxation) Department.

Nishant Jain Salary

Nishant Jain is currently in the level 11 of the 7th pay commission and his pay is INR 76,200 per month and including RHA goes up to INR 80,000 approximately.

He receives an official residence, official vehicle, medical reimbursement and also a very good office along with a personal assistant.

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Nishant Jain Book

Nishant Jain is also an avid writer. Nishant Jain has written a couple of books, one of the latest books that he has written is Ruk Jaana Nahin.

He has also written a book on essays for UPSC exam in Hindi medium to help students in getting better marks. If you are going to write in Hindi medium, make sure you check out Nishant Jain’s book!

His books surely are a must-read. He has a book on UPSC too, where he gives tips and preparation methods for students so that they can do better in their exams.

Nishant Jain Strategy

Nishant believes that to do well in UPSC candidates require a certain level of maturity and method of approach. Many students can get this at the age of 23 a good deal may not, but age alone will never be the determining factor.

He emphasises on saying stress-free before the exam and the exam date. He recommends students to do Nishkama Karma Yoga to battle stress.

To qualify, the prelims round students must be a keen learner. He or she should be able to study different subjects and grasp concepts easily. Students must try to connect all the topics to each, as this may allow them to be further ahead in the race of UPSC.

With a change in paper format from 2013, textbook learning is not sufficient for UPSC. students must learn the necessary writing skills and abilities required in the exam.

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Nishant Jain Biography

Nishant was born in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh and he hails from a middle- class family. His grandfather was a junior court officer. His father was grade X pass out and his mother held an arts degree.

He had decided to become a government officer in his 9th grade when he realised that there is a need for change in the system.  He was very inspired by the collector of Meerut and had decided that he would set into this field.


Be an avid reader like Nishant. Nishant Jain the IAS officer spends a lot of his time reading books, not just for studying but even for leisure.

Follow a certain format for your essay writing skills. Maintain a certain system of flow and it will help in writing the exam easily.

When it comes to the interview round, Nishant believes that students must always be themselves. They should not try to bluff the board and should be very patient and listen to the board very well.

Remember, you are going there to learn and show that you have the ability to be a civil servant.


Nishant Jain,  the UPSC AIR 13, had written his UPSC in Hindi and is a very respected officer. His current posting is in Rajasthan as of now, and he is in level 11 of the pay commission.

Nishant Jain has written many books, and few are for UPSC preparation. Students can use them to understand various aspects of the exam. Students should be inspired by him and understand his tips and strategy to do better.

So, this was the inspiring journey of IAS Nishant Jain. How is your preparation journey going on? Share your thoughts with us by commenting in the below box.

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