SAMRIDHI AGARWAL

City

Cuttack, Odisa

Education Background

BA Economics with a minor in Mathematics, Daulat Ram College, University of Delhi

Achievements

Received the Adam Smith scholarship at MDAE.

Interests/ Hobbies

I thoroughly enjoy watching movies and series, reading philosophy and spending time with nature.

Field of Interest

I have a deep yearning to know more about the field of policy making in the development and social sector and thereby, build a career in it.

Post MDAE Plans

I would like to gain experience in the development and social sector by working with either one of the Government bodies, think tanks or impact consulting companies and further pursue my Masters in Public Policy or Development Studies.

Research Experience / Projects

  1. I worked on two research projects in college, firstly on assessing the comparisons between public & private universities in India and secondly on the international perspective of employing protectionist trade policies.
  2. I interned at the policy think tank of the Government of India, NITI Aayog, research project on ‘Study of Energy Dynamics and Farm Power Use by Agriculture Sector’ at Niti Aayog.