Fellow:Pratik S Rath
Pratik Swayamsiddha Rath was born and brought up in India. He moved to the United States of America at the age of 18. Originally intending to pursue a degree in Computer Engineering, he is now working towards a degree in Mechanical Engineering at Indiana Univeristy- Purdue University, Indianapolis(IUPUI).
It was during his involvement with Enactus at IUPUI, for whom he acts as a Risk Manager and representative in the Undergraduate Student Government, he got to know of the University Innovation Fellows program. Wanting to be a part of the vibrant and diverse on-campus culture, he is a member and the Treasurer for the International Club. Outside of his field of study he is interested in Economics and Finance and pursues them by being an active member of the Capital Investment Club. He hopes to work with like-minded individuals to encourage more frequent multi-disciplinary collaborations to promote entrepreneurship and innovation among the students.
In his free time he likes to read books and listen to music.