Kaustubh Bhalekar sir has been doing research in Tribal studies from Tata Institute of Social sciences, Mumbai and is also doing his Masters in Anthropology from IGNOU. Sir has done his B. Tech from the University of Mumbai and had appeared for Civil services mains examination 4 times. Kaustubh Bhalekar sir has scored 300 marks in Anthropology and had appeared for Personality test (Interview) as well. He has been mentoring and teaching UPSC aspirants for 3 years now and working with Pavan Kumar IAS as a faculty for Geography and Anthropology. Sir also has conducted Anthropology test series for 2 years now and 3 of his students have appeared for Interview this year. He believes in exam-oriented and student-friendly Pedagogy where the focus is on better retention and articulation of knowledge is a priority.
Kaustubh Bhalekar sir is quite an experienced teacher for the Anthropology syllabus and currently mentoring IAS aspirants for answer writing for mains examination plus teaching anthropology optional. Sir is also grooming and mentoring few aspirants for tribal communities from remote areas. He is the faculty of Pavan Kumar IAS.