A Dedicated Teacher Who Touched & Inspired Many
Mr. Chaudhry strongly believes that for a country to progress, it is important for its people to be educated. Choosing to start his career as a teacher was not only because he was passionate about teaching but also because he wanted to make a difference in the lives of people through education.
Mr. Chaudhry started his career as a teacher at Vaish College, one of the renowned and premier colleges in Bhiwani, Haryana. He taught there for a brief period of one year from 1972-1973. In 1973, he started teaching at Hansraj Model School, Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi. He also taught in Delhi Administration schools and was selected as a principal through UPSC. He contributed immensely towards school education and retired as a principal.
The Journey From A Teacher To An Entrepreneur
Mr. Chaudhry’s phenomenal experience as a teacher and an educationist helped him realize that with changing times, students required personal attention and especially if they were planning to prepare for entrance exams. The coaching industry back then was believed to be quite unorganized. There was a lack of standardized practices and quality preparation for various entrance examinations. It was Mr. Chaudhry’s vision of imparting quality test preparation to students that redefined the potential of the Indian Test Preparatory Coaching Industry and challenged the conventional thinking in many ways. He is probably one of the firsts to recognize the strategic significance of coaching classes and started the very first centre under ‘Aakash’ in 1988. Today Aakash is one of the largest players in the coaching industry in India.
Mr. Chaudhry’s journey from a teacher to an entrepreneur is very inspiring. His success story has influenced many Indian entrepreneurs, business leaders and companies. For many, he is an icon, a role model to be emulated.
The Dawn Of Aakash
The emergence of Aakash as a brand is not an overnight accomplishment but the outcome of persistent hard work compounded with perseverance and patience of Mr. J C Chaudhry, Chairman and Managing Director, Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL).
Established in the year 1988, today Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL) is one of the largest brands that provide comprehensive test preparatory services through its distinct verticals namely Aakash Medical, Aakash IIT-JEE and Aakash Foundations for students preparing for medical (NEET, AIIMS & JIPMER) and engineering (JEE Main & Advanced & other CETs) entrance examinations, school/board exams, foundation level and other competitive exams such as NTSE, KVPY, and Olympiads.
With more than 31 years of operational experience in the test preparatory industry, strong selection track record in Medical & Engineering entrance exams and Foundation level exams, pan-India network of 200+ Aakash Centres, and a student count of more than 250,000, Aakash has become the most trusted name for focused and disciplined learning.
Spearheaded by Mr. J C Chaudhry, Aakash has become a recognized name in the field of education that provides a competitive, transparent, disciplined and result-oriented environment to its students. The brand aims to create an environment of academic excellence enabled by modern pedagogy and technology to impart quality education.
Serving Mankind Through Aakash Healthcare
“Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.” - Hippocrates
Mr. J C Chaudhry steered the setting up of Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital, a 230 bedded tertiary care facility with 15 Dialysis and 70 Critical care beds for treating the most complex cases, in the National Capital Region (NCR) of Delhi (Dwarka). The hospital is equipped with state of the art infrastructure, latest technology, competent clinicians and compassionate staff.
Known for its leading care in the Orthopaedic and Joint replacement surgery, Aakash Healthcare Super Specialty Hospital also specializes in Cardiac Sciences, Ophthalmology, Nephrology & Urology, Neurology, Mother & Child and Minimal Invasive Surgery. Founded by Mr. J C Chaudhry, the Chairman, the hospital is being managed by highly qualified and trained experts from their respective fields and a unified team of healthcare experts to ensure 24x7 comprehensive patient care.
Shaping Destinies Through Numerology
For the last 38 years, Mr. Chaudhry has been practising Numerology and helping many people. His book ‘Advanced Numerology’ is an outcome of his years of experience in Numerology and is a must read for those who wish to know about the best time/period to plan their future in a better way. He also has a good knowledge of the Lo-Shu Grid. He has studied thousands of cases and provided possible solutions. From conducting numerological audit of corporate/companies, identifying best period/time for investment in business, giving suitable name to a brand/establishment/company, naming of a newly born child in harmony with date of birth so as to make his path in life smooth, progressive and more successful, to finding out compatibility between a boy and a girl for marriage or keeping a relationship healthy, Mr. Chaudhry has been helping people who seek his advice.
An Influential Motivational Speaker
Mr. J C Chaudhry has been instrumental in motivating lakhs of students and shaping their future career. With an aim to infuse confidence in students, Mr. Chaudhry has been delivering motivational lectures through seminars and also through his YouTube channel. Through his motivational videos, he has been inspiring the masses and helping them see the world from a new perspective. In addition, he has been actively providing students with positive guidance and a sense of direction through his motivational seminars. This has not only boosted their spirit but also instilled in them the belief that they can achieve their goals. These seminars are conducted across the length and breadth of the country and are attended by both students and parents in large numbers. Even professionals have benefitted and gained an extra edge in their career after listening to his motivational speeches.
An Eminent Author
Mr. Chaudhry is an eminent author and influencer. His publications include:
- Advanced Numerology
- Prractical Numerology
- ABC of Vastu Shastra
- Fundamentals Of Vastu
- Meditation & Subconscious Mind
- Mudra: Healthy Life at Your Fingertips
- Nature: The Best Cure
- I think: Poverty is no bar for Success
- Success A few Steps Away
- Rungs Of the Ladder
- You and Your Gems
An Ardent Philanthropist
Mr. Chaudhry is a philanthropist who has always believed in making a difference through his noble pursuits. He has set a number of precedents through his community building ventures such as Maa Vaishno Devi Dham and Aakash Healthcare. He has also significantly contributed to the overall cause of education and society at large. For the last 16 years, Mr. Chaudhry has been aiding 50 government school students every year so that they can accomplish their educational goals without financial constraints and benefit from quality education free of cost.
Apart from that, Mr. Chaudhry has also made magnanimous contributions by donating to the ‘Army Central Welfare Fund’ during the Kargil War in 1999. He also announced ‘Free Coaching’ for the children of incredibly brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives while protecting the motherland during the Kargil War. In 2013, Mr. Chaudhry contributed altruistically towards the CM Relief Fund during the devastating floods and landslides that took place in Uttarakhand. In 2018, when severe floods affected Kerala, Mr. Chaudhry donated generously towards the CM Distress Relief Fund to aid people in distress.