Hometown: Bangalore, India
Areas of Interest: Economics, Education, Transport, Foreign Policy, Political Strategy
Why have you chosen McCourt? I chose McCourt for 3 main reasons: The Washington D.C. location provides access to thought leaders from around the world, the curriculum emphasizes quantitative rigor, a useful career advancement tool and, the availability of opportunities for involvement both, within the school and university at large cater to a wide range of policy interests.
What's the best part of your experience so far? Learning and examining various facets of public policy among an extremely international cohort, and, my involvement in the GU Politics Fellows Program, Policy Innovation Lab and Women in Public Policy Initiative.
Undergraduate Degree and University: I received my B.A. in Economics and Politics from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi.
Hobbies / Interests: I enjoy traveling, volunteering and doing all things cultural and touristy – museums, restaurants, and monuments.