Jatin Kishore (IAS Topper) Age, Family, Biography & More

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Marital Status: Unmarried
Age: 26 Years
Hometown: New Delhi

Jatin Kishore

ProfessionIAS Officer
Famous ForSecuring the 2nd rank in the UPSC Examination 2019
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth22 July 1994 (Friday)
Age (as in 2020) 26 Years
BirthplacePalwal, Haryana
Zodiac signCancer
HometownPalwal, Haryana
College/University• St Stephen's College, Delhi
• Delhi School of Economics, Delhi
Educational QualificationMA in economics (Delhi School of Economics)
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Lalit Kishore (Works at Income Tax Department)
Mother- Name Not Known (Teacher)
IAS UPSC topper Jatin Kishore along with his parents

Some Lesser Known Facts About Jatin Kishore

  • Jatin loves watching science fiction and reading books.
  • Jatin made his first UPSC CSE attempt in 2018 but failed. However, he did not give up and was selected in the Indian Economic Service the next year. He was serving in the Ministry of Rural Development and simultaneously prepared for his second attempt while working in a job.
  • Despite failing to pass prelims in his first attempt, he successfully achieved the All India Rank 2 in his second attempt.
    Jatin Kishore IAS
  • While serving as an IAS, Jatin would like to focus on the environment and education sector. He said,

    The IAS is a wonderful platform to serve and contribute to improving society in general. Depending on the district I am posted in, I will address the challenges. However, in general, I would like to focus on education as it forms the base of life”

  • He attributes his success to his family, teachers, and friends. Especially in the family, Jatin credits his success to his mother.

  • To prepare for the UPSC Examination, he attended RAU’s IAS Study Circle in New Delhi. Jatin Kishore RAU’s IAS Study Circle
  • Here is a mock interview which Jatin gave to the Rau’s IAS Interview panel: