Our Team

The Lukmaan IAS Team

Lukmaan IAS has a very dynamic and hardworking team which consists of permanent and visiting faculties. All the teachers have wide-range of UPSC experiences as they have appeared in its examination and therefore, they understand its trends better than any other institute. The permanent faculties are:

Salamuddin Ansari Senior Faculty

He is the image of the institute. He is the founding director who also teaches subjects like
GS PAPER-II(Polity, Governance & IR)
GS PAPER-III (Internal Security)
GS PAPER-IV (Ethics, Integrity & Aptitude)
Public Administration optional & ED Classes


Prof. Mujtaba Hussain Senior Faculty

His presence provides a very strong and sound academic footing to the institute. He has been the HOD of sociology dept. of Patna University. Currently he is associated with JNU. He qualified Civil Services Examination, but couldn’t join. He has received many accolades such as Gold Medal from his University. He teaches: G.S.Paper-I (Society, Art & Culture) Sociology optional, Essay

R. Vashishtha Young and Dynamic Faculty

Having worked with SBI as junior economist , this alumunus of Delhi School of Economics has been guiding the aspirants of UPSC for the last five years. His specialisation in the subject as well as an impeccable way of presentation makes it all easier and beneficial for aspirants.


Dr. G.R. Patil Senior Faculty

He is a eminent faculty of Geography.
He teaches
Geography (Optional)
Geography and Environmental Sciences for General studies paper 1 and 3
Geography (Optional) Test series for mains.










Dr. Mohammad Zia Young and Dynamic Faculty

He has an excellent academic record with his Graduation in agricultural sciences afterward, he qualified AIPGEE Conducted by ICAR, New Delhi in 2010 with an AIR-267. He did his Masters from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh with the gold medal. He also has qualified UGC-NET and completed is Doctorate Degree from Aligarh Muslim University. To his name, he has 7 Research Papers, 6 Teaching Modules, and 3 Chapters in Edited books. He has presented his work at various National and International Seminars in India and abroad. He has a teaching experience of more than 7 Years, which includes his services as an Assistant Professor at Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhopal. He has taught History and Economy to UPSC aspirants in various institutes and academies throughout the country.

Laxmikant Jaybhaye Young and Dynamic Faculty

He has done B.Tech (Mechanical) From College of Eng. Pune (COEP)
He has teaching experience of 3 years in Delhi as well as Pune.
He has developed expertise in geography (Optional)
GS-I (Geography)
GS-III (Environment & Ecology) Parts of UPSC exam syllabus.
He Focuses on conceptual clarity and interlinkages which makes his lectures dynamic in nature.






Tejal Khandelwal Young and Dynamic Faculty

Her academics are in Political Science from St. Xaviers College, Mumbai. She has more than two years teaching experience in various institutes. She focuses on originality and “thinking without barriers.” She tries to cover sub topics comprehensively. She builds capacity of students by “individual focused approach” enables them to think innovatively through diagrams, flowchart. She interlinks theory & dynamic portions with current events.

Abhijit Jha Young and Dynamic Faculty

With teaching experience of more than 3 years , Abhijit Jha has a knack of relating to student problems. He focuses on conceptual clarity while developing orientation with which current social problems can be related. He tries to develop an understanding of various theoretical perspectives for understanding current affairs. He Focuses on conceptual clarity and interlinkages which makes his lectures dynamic in nature.

Meenakshi Tiwari Young and Dynamic Faculty

She is a masters in English Literature & Aptitude trainer for over 12 years. She has international certifications from Cambridge University and Erickson International Coaching with a license to teach English in over 150 countries across the world. She has multiple certification courses from British Council in pedagogy of teaching English as a language. She brings with her experience of teaching CAT, GMAT, CSAT and other Aptitude tests.

Akhilesh Kumar Senior Faculty

He has 8 years of teaching experience. He is an entrepreneur in teaching field. He has worked in past as producer (Zee Business channel). He teaches:
GS Paper-I ( History)
GS Paper-IV( Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude)
History Optional

Visiting Faculties

There are also visiting faculties from
JNU
DU
other university
who are Associated with Lukmaan IAS. They take classes an various sections of GS & Optionals.