Super 30 for cracking the IIT Joint Entrance Examination is nothing but a mission by one person by the name of Anand Kumar. He set up the Ramanujan School of Mathematics at the address given below and his website is www.super30.org. Shanti Kutir, Chandpur BelaPatna 800001 (India)
What they do ?
They select the 30 students from the economically backward areas and castes and then train them to take a shot at the IIT’s.
The students in this program are provided absolutely free coaching, lodging and food.
Here are the success ratios of this highly novel scheme
20003 18/30 60%
2004 22/30 73.33%
2005 6/30 86.66%
2006 8/30 93.33% 2007 8/30 93.33%
2008 3030 100%In the year 2009
also all of these 30 students have been selected into the IIT. That is 100% success rate in the second year running.
In one interview Anand Kumar said “Hard work, proper guidance and supervision are the secrets of our success”.
In fact discovery channel also had made a film on the success of super30. This year it has decided to make it 60 more students and they will be retaining the name as super30 only. The entrance exam forms for Rs.60 will be sold at Union Bank of India.
Competition is not far behind and success has many imitators and two new institutes have sprung up which are Rahmani Foundation and Triveni Super 30,