M. Karthikeyan is a graduate in Bachelor of Commerce from the
University of Madras and also holds a Bachelor Degree in Law from
Dr Ambedkar Law University.
A reputed advocate by profession, he is also a standing Government counsel in various undertakings like the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) and Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation (TACTV).
Since 2008, he is the honorary Director of Manidhaneyam Free
IAS Academy, which is run by Manidhaneyam Charitable Trust,
which trains students for UPSC- Civil Service Examinations, TNPSC
examinations and various other competitive exams, free of cost.
Over the years Manidhaneyam has produced several hundred Civil
Servants (IAS, IFS, IPS, IRS and other allied services).
He has also authored a few books for the UPSC Civil Services
examination and various other competitive examinations with