MANVI MEHTA

City

Mumbai, Maharashtra

Education Background

Bachelor's in Business Administration with a specialization in Finance from NMIMS, Mumbai.

Achievements

I was honoured to receive an award from Late Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, for winning the 1st prize in an essay competition conducted by Youth for Governance. I was also presented with the Chanakya Scholarship at MDAE.

Interests/ Hobbies

I have trained as a classical dancer (Bharatanatyam) for eight years. I enjoy reading, writing, sketching and travelling. I am currently volunteering and teaching underprivileged kids at Teach for India.

Field of Interest

The possibility of analyzing infinite data and the knowledge of the outcome which is used to make data driven innovative decisions that stimulate one for further analysis of a rationale in question, is what I find most appealing about the field of 'Analytics'. The ability to solve real world problems using critical thinking skills and machine learning techniques also fascinates me.

Post MDAE Plans

I want to work in a team which is fundamentally using data to transform the finance sector in India. Going forward I want to delve into the realm of Business Analytics and Finance and want to pursue a master's degree in the same.

Research Experience / Projects

  1. Declining Crude Oil Prices and its Implications on the Indian Economy
  2. Impact of Celebrity Endorsements on Consumer Buying Behaviour using huge volumes of macro data to understand national level trends.
  3. I have also worked on a GDP Predictor Model.