Chennai, 15 February 2023: Veranda IAS, a subsidiary of Veranda Learning Solutions, has launched the Academy for Civil Service Aspirants (ACSA), a holistic residential programme for civil service aspirants, in Chennai. During the launch event, Mr Bharath Seeman, CEO, Veranda IAS, handed over the Torch of Enlightenment to former IAS officer Mr. Sagayam, in a symbolic acknowledgement of his expertise in mentoring aspirants.
The programme, slated for a year, will admit those clearing the Veranda Entrance & Scholarship Test. Mr Sagayam will provide personal mentorship support to students of the Academy. Top faculty from across India will instruct the aspirants and also facilitate internships.
Speaking on occasion, Mr.Bharath Seeman said, “We are delighted that we have someone of the calibre and stature of Mr Sagayam to mentor students for this programme. He is a role model who aligns with the values of our brand. He will inspire students and give them the clarity they need during their preparation journeys and guide them towards a successful outcome.”
Mr Sagayam, former IAS officer and Chief Mentor, said, “I consider it a matter of pride to be entrusted with mentoring young minds aspiring to join the administration and participate in nation-building efforts. With the launch of this residential programme, Veranda Learning has adopted a holistic approach to the students’ journeys and laid a fantastic foundation for their study.”
The Torch of Enlightenment will travel to 6 locations in Tamil Nadu on the following dates:
25 February 2023 Vellore
26 February 2023 Nellai
4 March 2023 Salem
5 March 2023 Covai
11 March 2023 Thiruchy
12 March 2023 Madurai
The VEST will also be conducted at these locations.
The ACSA will induct 150 students into its “Brindhavan campus” near Chennai, and 5 students will be awarded a 100% scholarship. Their names will be announced at a mega event in Chennai on 19 March 2023.
About Veranda Learning Solutions
Founded in 2018, by the Kalpathi AGS Group – Veranda Learning Solutions is a public listed education technology company that offers a bouquet of training programs for competitive exam preparation, including State Public Service Commission, Banking, Insurance, Railways, IAS, and CA, as well as a slew of professional skilling and upskilling programmes in Management & trending technologies. Veranda Learning Solutions aims at offering a robust learning platform riding on a network of strong mentors, educationists, and tech-experts.
Veranda Learning Solutions’ platform combines technology, processes, and methodologies to provide high-quality, in-depth, personalised learning opportunities and content to learners across the country. Dedicated to creating an impact on students and delivering successful academic outcomes, Veranda adopts a multi-modal delivery system backed by a rigorous and disciplined learning framework.
The company provides services through its subsidiaries: Veranda Race, Veranda CA, Veranda IAS, and Edureka – the customer facing brand of Brain4ce Education Solutions. Veranda Learning has forayed into high-demand financial courses such as Chartered Accountancy through its partnership with India’s premier CA test-preparation institute, J. K. Shah Classes.