About Vajiram & Ravi


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About Us:

Since its establishment in 1976 by the distinguished Professor P. Velayutham, Vajiram & Ravi has been synonymous with excellence in Civil Services Examination coaching. Professor Velayutham's impressive academic background, including a diploma in International Law from the International Court of Justice, The Hague, laid the foundation for an institute dedicated to preparing aspirants for all three levels of the UPSC exam—Preliminary Test, Main Examination, and Personality Test.

With nearly five decades of experience, Vajiram & Ravi has shaped the careers of countless IAS, IFS, IPS, and other Central Services officers. The institute boasts a remarkable track record, with many students consistently securing top ranks, often within the first ten positions.

The cornerstone of this institute's success lies in its exceptional faculty, comprising highly qualified and experienced teachers from Central Universities and other prestigious institutions. Each subject is taught by a minimum of two specialists,while General Studies benefits from the expertise of about thirty dedicated educators and mentors. 

The institute offers both CLASSROOM and LIVE-ONLINE programs, providing flexible learning options to meet the diverse needs of aspirants nationwide. This commitment to accessibility and quality education has cemented the institute's reputation as an unchallenged leader in UPSC Civil Services Exam coaching.

What sets Vajiram & Ravi Institute apart is its holistic approach to education. The institute focuses not only on imparting knowledge but also on inspiring and motivating students to reach their highest potential. The faculty's dedication to creating engaging study material and fostering a stimulating learning environment ensures that students are well-prepared to excel in their exams and future careers as top-notch administrators.

Vajiram & Ravi continues to be a beacon of quality education, consistently guiding young aspirants towards their dreams of becoming influential civil servants. Its unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation remains instrumental in shaping the future of India's public administration.

Place of functioning:

The Institute imparts guidance at New Delhi and Chennai only. The Institute does not have any branch office anywhere in India other than New Delhi & Chennai for providing guidance for the Civil Services Examination.

Founding Director

Prof. P. Velayutham,
M.A. (Hist), M.A.(Econ), B.L., Dip.Pol. & Pub. Admn.(Madras), M.Sc.(Econ.)(London),
Dip.I.A.(London Institute of World Affairs), Diplome ‘de l’ Academie de Droit International de la Haya (The Hague)


P.S. Ravindran,
M.A., LL.B.

Additional Director

Arjun Ravindran,
M.Sc., LL.B.


Vajiram & Ravi , Vajiram & Rao or Vajiram has its office and operated only at Old Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi and Anna Nagar, Chennai. We do not have branches at any other place other than in New Delhi and in Chennai.