Education: M.A. In Sociology
Hometown: Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 160 cm
in meters– 1.60 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 3”
|Birthplace||Dhampur, Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh|
|Hometown||Dhampur, Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh|
|College/University||• St Stephen’s College, Delhi
• Delhi School of Economics, New Delhi
|Educational Qualification||• Graduation in History from St Stephen’s College, Delhi
• M.A. in Sociology at Delhi School of Economics, New Delhi CHAHAL ACADEMY- YouTube
|Marital Status||Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shruti Sharma
- Shruti Sharma is an Indian woman who topped in UPSC Civil Services Examination, securing AIR 1.
- The UPSC Toppers 2021 list was released on 28 May 2022. The prominence of the event was that all four top slots were secured by women with Ankita Agarwal securing AIR 2, Gamini Singla AIR 3, and Aishwarya Verma AIR 4.
- During her school days, she was a member of the student executive, and she was appointed as the secretary of cultural affairs. She spent her school days organising events.
- At college, she actively participated in various types of debates like parliamentary debate, conventional debate, and turn quote style of debating
- While stating her reasons to pursue a career in Civil Services during her Mock Interview, Shruti Sharma said,
I believe I have had a certain privileged background, therefore, I always wanted to do something in which I could give back to society in some way…Secondly, I believe that on a personal level the diversity and the scope that these services provide can be an avenue for great personal growth and an avenue for learning a lot.”
- In her interview, she also revealed that she had tried to learn Urdu.
- She is an enthusiastic lover of world cinema and has watched a wide variety of cinema including Iranian films and the films of Hong Kong.
- She attributed her success in topping UPSC Civil Services Examination to Jamia Millia Islamia Residential Coaching Academy (RCA), where she prepared for the exam.
- Her optional in the UPSC exam was History.
- Sarveshwar Dayal Saxena is her favourite poet.
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