"College is a reward for high school" | A Galgotias Student/MIT Trainee's on College Life

We had the opportunity of interviewing Kumar Divya Mani, an alum from Galgotias University in Greater Noida, India about: College Life Here are some of his qualifications: a machine learning facilitator at Google until 2019 former leader of the robotics club at Galgotias current trainee at the MIT & IDSS Applied Data Science Bootcamp and upcoming affiliate alumni of MIT This is what he shares with us: "A dream college is indeed a reward for high school." "I wanted to be as intellectually capable as I can, and find the solutions to the problems that intrigued me." Q: What’s the hardest adjustment you made going into college? (courseload, self-control, finance, etc.) A: Mental preparedness and perseverance to study in a college that is not your dream college. Q: Would you agree that college is a reward for high school? A: A dream college is indeed a reward for high school. Q: Did you set goals for yourself before going to college? A: Yes. My objective was to be an engineer whose ideas and actions may resonate beyond exams and classrooms. I wanted to be as intellectually capable as I can, and find the solutions to the problems that intrigued me. Q: How did you find internship and work opportunities in college? A: Linkedin. Q: What are some soft-skills that you think are necessary in college and beyond? A: Communication skills and a good attitude. Q: In college or in high school or at any time in your life, did you ever have a mentor or role model that you looked up to? A: Yes, it is Cristiano Ronaldo. I can't stop admiring this person. He's so hungry for what he loves - scoring goals and being the best player of the game. He works so professionally and with such a passion and vigor. He also impressively balances his personal life. I just want to be like him or even better in my area. Learn more about Kumar and his experience on his LinkedIn account. Think you know someone or are someone that can give some advice? Fill out this form here! Have more questions based on what you’ve read? Submit them here!

"College is a reward for high school" | A Galgotias Student/MIT Trainee's on College Life

We had the opportunity of interviewing Kumar Divya Mani, an alum from Galgotias University in Greater Noida, India about: College Life...