UPSC Topper 2024 - List, Aditya Srivastava AIR 1 Biography, Success Story

by Vajiram & Ravi

UPSC has announced the final results of UPSC Civil Services Exam 2023, on 16th April 2024. Aditya Srivastava has secured Rank 1 this year. His remarkable achievement of securing the highest rank in this Exam reflects his dedication and hard work. His success has inspired many young individuals to pursue careers in the Civil Service and work towards making positive changes in society. Following him, Animesh Pradhan, Donuru Ananya Reddy and P K Sidharth Ramkumar have also achieved top positions in the UPSC Toppers 2024 list. The complete toppers list is available on the official UPSC Website and the PDF can be downloaded from the given link below.

UPSC Final Result PDF

UPSC Civil Services Toppers 2024

Despite the uncertainty of the outcome, these UPSC CSE Toppers 2024 remained determined on their challenging journey. Even after a few failed attempts, these aspirants understood that every effort put into their dream would eventually pay off. Believing in oneself and staying committed to achieving one’s goals are the hallmarks of a successful UPSC candidate and a change-maker in society.

This year, a total of 1016 names have been recommended for appointment to the Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service, and Central Services Group A and Group B.Among these successful candidates, 347 are from the general category, 115 are from the Economically Weaker Sections, 303 are from Other Backward Classes, 165 from Scheduled Castes, and 86 from Scheduled Tribes.

UPSC Toppers 2023-24
Name Rank 
Aditya SrivastavaRANK 1
Animesh Pradhan RANK 2
Donuru Ananya ReddyRANK 3
P K Sidharth RamkumarRANK 4
Ruhani RANK 5
Srishti DabasRANK 6
Anmol Rathore RANK 7
Ashish KumarRANK 8
NausheenRANK 9
Aishwaryam PrajapatiRANK 10

UPSC Topper 2023 Aditya Srivastava Rank 1

Aditya Srivastava has been announced as UPSC Topper 2023. His incredible achievement speaks volumes about his hard work, intelligence, and never-give-up attitude in the tough Civil Services Examination.Aditya Srivastava's journey to success was not an easy one. He faced numerous challenges and hurdles along the way, but his determination and perseverance fueled his drive to excel.

Aditya Srivastava Biography

  • Aditya Srivastava has achieved Rank 1 in UPSC 2023 in his 3rd attempt.
  • His Optional Subject was Electric Engineering.
  • He had secured Rank 236 last year in UPSC CSE 2022 and served as an IPS Officer in West Bengal Cadre.
  • He worked at Goldman Sachs for some time before starting his UPSC CSE preparation.
  • Aditya completed both his B.Tech and M.Tech (dual degree) from IIT Kanpur in 2019.
  • He was also awarded with OPJEMS, O.P Jindal Scholarship in 2016.
  • During his college years, Aditya actively organized cultural festivals alongside his academic achievements.

UPSC Topper 2023 Rank 2

In the prestigious Civil Services Examination of 2023-24, UPSC has honored Animesh Pradhan with Rank 2, acknowledging his outstanding performance and dedication. Securing the second position in this rigorous examination underscores his exemplary academic prowess, determination and leadership potential.

Animesh Pradhan Biography 

  • Animesh Pradhan graduated (B Tech.) in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela. 
  • He had opted for Sociology as his optional subject.

UPSC Topper 2023 Rank 3

Among female candidates, Donuru Ananya Reddy from Telangana topped the UPSC Civil Services Examinations 2023. She has secured Rank 3. She belongs to Mahabubnagar District of Telangana and her remarkable performance and commitment has showcased her outstanding academic skills, determination, and leadership qualities. 

Donuru Ananya Reddy Biography 

  • Ananya achieved this remarkable success on her first attempt.
  • She chose Anthropology as her optional subject. 
  • She graduated with a degree in Geography from Miranda House.
  • Ananya Reddy shared that she followed her own study plan and put in about 12 to 14 hours of study every day leading up to the exam. 
  • After finishing her studies, Reddy started getting ready for the UPSC CSE. She enjoys cricket and also enjoys teaching and guiding students.

UPSC Toppers affiliated with Vajiram & Ravi

At Vajiram & Ravi, we are thrilled to have supported ambitious UPSC candidates who were passionate, dedicated, and worked hard to reach their goals and emerge successful in this challenging examination! Out of the top 10 candidates listed in this year's Final Result 2023, 8 of them have been affiliated with Vajiram & Ravi.

These students have benefited from Vajiram & Ravi’s various Programmes, like General Studies, Prelims and Mains Test Series, Mentorship Programme and Interview Guidance.

Vajiram & Ravi UPSC Toppers 2023
Name Rank 
Aditya Srivastava Rank 1
Animesh Pradhan Rank 2
Donuru Ananya ReddyRank 3
RuhaniRank 5
Srishti DabasRank 6
Ashish KumarRank 8 
NausheenRank 9
Aishwaryam PrajapatiRank 10

The journey from an aspirant to a successful UPSC Topper is a testament to resilience, dedication, and unwavering commitment. Each candidate who has cleared the UPSC Civil Services Examination 2023 stands as a beacon of inspiration for countless others embarking on the same path. Their stories of perseverance in the face of challenges, relentless hard work, and unwavering belief in their dreams ignite a flame of hope and determination in the hearts of aspiring civil servants.

Our UPSC Toppers 2023 serve as living proof that with unwavering dedication and a steadfast resolve, no dream is too big to achieve. Their triumphs remind us that success is not merely a destination but a journey of continuous learning, growth, and self-discovery. As they embark on their journey to serve the nation, they inspire a new generation of aspirants to dare to dream, strive for excellence, and pursue their goals with unwavering determination.


How many hours of dedicated study are required to be a UPSC Topper?

Becoming a UPSC topper typically requires several hours of dedicated study each day. UPSC Toppers commit to studying for at least 10 hours daily. This intensive study regimen often includes reading, note-taking, practicing answer writing, revising, and staying updated with current affairs. Additionally, maintaining consistency, focus, and discipline throughout the preparation journey is crucial for achieving success in the UPSC exam.

What is the maximum score achieved in the UPSC Examination?

UPSC Final Result 2023 was released on 16th April 2024. Aditya Srivastava has achieved AIR 1 this year. The final marksheets of candidates will be available within 15 days from the date of declaration of result.

How many UPSC Toppers 2023-24 are from Vajiram & Ravi?

8 in top 10 candidates in the Final UPSC Result 2023 List are from Vajiram & Ravi. This year Rank 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9 and 10 have been associated with Vajiram & Ravi.

Who are the toppers of UPSC 2023?

Aditya Srivastava has secured Rank 1 this year. Following him, Animesh Pradhan, Donuru Ananya Reddy and P K Sidharth Ramkumar have also achieved top positions in the UPSC Toppers 2024 list.