Shanmugam IAS Academy was founded on a sole principle, That is to provide a complete guidance to those young minds that aspire to enter  the bureaucratic setup, not for their personal gains but to serve the comman man.

Since its inception in 2006 the institute has helped ample number of candidates in reaching their dream.

    The teaching Faculty of the institute is the real strength behind the achievements we made within the short span of time. Our faculty members are young and dynamic.They have good experience in the examination process and hence can empathize with the needs of the aspirants and thus prepare them for the examination.

To provide quality teaching and proper orientation in each subject the General Studies experts in the specific subjects handle them.

    We also organize guest lectures by the toppers in the civil services Examination.

    Our coaching programme include frequent tests which are compulsory.

Tests are conducted for both the Preliminary as well as the Main Examination. These tests are aimed at familiarising the candidates with the scheme of the examination and train them to overcome the practical difficulties they face during the examination.

    We offer coaching in General Studies and the Optional subjects- Public Administration, Sociology, History, Geography, Political science  and Tamil Literature.


    Our primary objective is to create awareness for aspirants about the civil services Examination and to provide them with a proper and focused guidance.

The system of examination calls for a completely new orientation, which is entirely different from the traditional University-type examination.


    A candidate who is a fresh graduate is likely to face certain problems such as


  • He may not  comprehend clearly what is expected of him to qualify in the civil services Examination.


  • Choice of right books to successfully clear the Examination.


  • Developing his Writing abilities that is, the capacity to write a long analytical and imaginative essay in an impressive style, formulate and present his answer in the most direct, logical, constructive and analytical manner highlighting the central and salient points.


  • Developing his personality to display the possession of an amicable, cheerful and optimistic outlook towards life.


    We, as a professional educational institute (specialised in the UPSC/TNPSC) aim to provide a suitable guidance to the candidate in overcoming the problems they face during the examination process.

Keeping the above as the criteria, we have been following and striving to improve upon our system of guidance in such a way that it would bring out the best in a candidate.

     Our vision is creating a dependable and qualitative coaching institute in COIMBATORE.


We promise to do everything we can to help the aspirants achieve Victory.



He is the founding director of our institution.

In terms of teaching, he has 20 years of experience in this field as he was also a Civil service aspirant when he started out (He was selected for UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PERSONALITY TEST TWICE).

Though his dream of becoming A Civil servant didnt come true, he encouraged more and more number of students to take up the Civil services examination.

By virtue of his Guidance, more than 4000 aspirants have become government officers in various central and state (TNPSC) services.

He is Considered to be One of the Best faculty availabe for teaching Geography.



We have a Specialised team of teachers for handling each and every subject in accordance with the syllabus (both for Civil Services Preliminary and Mains examination) .

As,they are well versed in dynamic nature of the examination, they take classes accordingly.