The ‘Kupwara Super 50’ Program was conceived by Indian Army to get renowned coaching institutes in India to the doorsteps of selected students of Kupwara, who aspire to appear for IIT, JEE, UPSC & NEET. Entrance exam for selection was conducted in two phases on 12 & 22 November 2022 for students from entire Kupwara district and nearby places. This was followed by an interview to get screened in Super 50. Total 438 students including 86 female students appeared for the said exam out of which 50 students including 13 female students were finally selected for coaching. The selection of students was based on the candidate’s performance during the screening examination and interview as per the acceptance standards of coaching academies
The first phase of this noble course was started on 24 Jan 2023, when General Officer Commanding, Vajr Div felicitated 30 students who are currently undergoing their free online coaching classes which started from 27 Jan 2023 by Manifest, Chankya IAS Learning & Byju’s academy’s.
On 11 Mar 2023, Commander, Hajipir Brigade along with Mr Tushar Kumar, CEO Plutus Academy and Dr Huma Hassan felicitated 20 students nominated for online coaching of UPSC and NEET exams in Hajipir Brigade, Trehgam. Students were felicitated and were provided with the essential details to carry out the online training from Plutus academy. The efforts and enthusiasm of students was highly appreciated by Army officials who motivated them to remain focused on their goals and work hard with full enthusiasm and zeal to achieve the same.