Established in 2003 by a group of eminent academicians, Discovery – The IAS Academy has been successfully led by the renowned Journalist, Teacher and Writer – Mr. C.B.P. Srivastava, along with an excellent administrator – Mr. Raj Kumar. With an experience of more than a decade in assisting aspirants to convert their attempt into results at the prestigious UPSC Civil Services and other State Public Service Examination, Discovery IAS Academy has been phenomenal in giving more than 1000 results in UPSC Civil Services Examination and above 5000 results in State Public Service Examinations since inception. This proves that Discovery IAS Academy has not only epitomized itself as being centre par excellence in studies but also in terms of producing outstanding results. Built upon the guiding principles of assisting aspirants in discovering their mettle, Mr. C.B.P. Srivastava has guided numerous students personally and many more along with his team in realizing their dream.


Realize aspirations through relentless pursuit of excellence


Assist in realization of aspirations of aspirants through relentless pursuit of excellence in mentoring


Thought provoking and interactive mentorship based on research based strategic development of effective and efficient pedagogy

The Management

CBP Srivastava
Co-Founder & CEO

CBP Srivastava, a Constitutional Expert of high repute and also founder and CEO of Discovery Learnings, has relevant personal and professional experience of more than 27 years. Also, the President of Centre for Applied Research in Governance(CARG), Delhi and Member of International Political Science Association, Canada, his research articles have been published in journals like National Journal of Politics and Governance, Delhi and Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, Paris.

Co-Founder & Director

Raj Kumar, co-founder and Director (Operations) of Discovery Learnings has relevant professional experience of over 16 years. An expert in Business Operations and Strategic Marketing, he has converted a coaching institute into a learning company. His skills in Profit & Loss Management and Cross Functional Team Building are apreciated in the entire Civil Services coaching sector.

Rinni Srivastava
Co-Founder & Director

Rinni Srivastava has been the inspiring source for the entire Discovery team. She takes care of the institution considering it’s overall growth and ensures all commitments are fulfilled so that the students achieve glaring success. Mrs. Srivastava has been contributing to the development of all back-end teaching and non-teaching infrastructure to provide the best possible guidance to the students.