Anand kumar is an Indian mathematician and columnist who has been brought up in Patna, Bihar.He is well known for his super 30 class which he commenced in Patna, Bihar.He prepares economically backward students for IITs.
Although Anand got admission to Cambridge University but could not peruse studies there because of his father’s death and his monetary condition. Kumar studied mathematics during day time and sold papads in the evening.
He rented a classroom for Rs 500/month, and began his own institute, the Ramanujam School of Mathematics (RSM).Within the space of year, his class grew from 2 students to 36, and after three years there were almost 500.
Anand’s work is now well received from all over the world.USA’s president obama read about Anand in TIME magazine and sent a envoy to check the work done by him and offered all the assistance which was declined by anand.
The main objective of Super 30 is to track the talented bunch of students from economically impoverished sections and hone their skills by providing a conducive environment. Talent knows no boundaries.