Deepanshu Singh Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Deepanshu Singh is a senior faculty at Unacademy (educational technology company), author of International Relations and Foreign Policy, guest columnist at The Hindu and The Indian Express, and a guest speaker at IITs and IIMs. He is also a consultant with the Government of India and the UP Government.


Deepanshu Singh was born on Sunday, 27 May 1990 (age 31 years; as of 2021) in Delhi. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

A childhood picture of Deepanshu Singh (left) with his sister

He did his schooling at Aligarh’s Three Dots Senior Secondary and Delhi Public School. Deepanshu then attended Noida’s IEC College of Engineering and Technology to pursue B.Tech. in Computer Science (2007-2011). [1]

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 7″

Hair Colour: Dark Brown

Eye Colour: Dark Brown


Deepanshu’s mother’s name is Rekha Singh. Not much is known about his father. He has a twin sister, Deepshikha Singh.

Deepanshu Singh with his parents

Deepanshu Singh with his mother and sister

Deepanshu Singh with his family


Deepanshu Singh started his career in 2010 by developing a traffic portal “Microsoft and traffic” for a client. In the same year, he joined as a Campus Ambassador. Deepanshu has also worked as Technology Evangelist at Microsoft. In 2012, he joined the IT firm Humana as Technology Specialist. Simultaneously, he worked as a Senior Software Engineer at Syntel, Pune. In 2016, Singh joined Unacademy, New Delhi, as an educator. At Unacademy, he also worked as a content specialist. In 2017, he was made the head of Strategy & Category Expert-UPSC and Outreach Initiatives. In addition to being an educator, he has also authored the book “International Relations: Interests & Challenges.”

Deepanshu Singh’s book

He has also given guest speeches at various IIT’s and IIM’s.

Deepanshu Singh as a speaker

Deepanshu is a guest columnist at The Hindu and The Indian Express.

Deepanshu Singh as a columnist

Expert in Polity and Constitution of India, Deepanshu is an advisor to the Government of India and the Government of U.P. He has also appeared as a speaker on many news channels during educational debates. He is also a faculty member at NEXT IAS Made Easy Group Faculty for GS in New Delhi.

Deepanshu Singh teaching UPSC candidates

Favourite Things

  • Food: Grilled Chicken, Okra
  • Beverage: Starbucks Coffee
  • Actress: Deepika Padukone
  • Colour: Green
  • Book: An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India by Shashi Tharoor


  • Deepanshu loves cooking, travelling, and listening to music in his leisure time.
  • He follows a non-vegetarian diet. [2]
  • He is very particular about his fitness and follows a strict workout regimen.

    Deepanshu Singh inside the gym

  • Deepanshu is an avid animal lover and keeps posting his pictures with dogs on his Instagram account.

    Deepanshu Singh with a dog

  • He owns a Mercedes car.

    Deepanshu Singh with his car

  • While being a part of Unacademy, Deepanshu has mentored some of the top rankers of UPSE CSE.
  • He is fluent in three languages- Hindi, English, and Punjabi.
  • He is one of the top educators o Unacademy with more than 2 lakh followers on Facebook.
  • Once Deepanshu gave a guest lecture on the Indian economy at Gujarat National Law University and achieved $5 Trillion status.

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