Serving as UIF Since: Fall 2016
School: KLS Gogte Institute of Technology
What he does now: Graduate Engineering Trainee at Mercedes-Benz R&D India
What that means: Works for Product Development activities
Contact him about: Design Thinking, Product Design, Science & Technical Projects, Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Samarth Mendke completed his under-graduation in Mechanical Engineering from KLS Gogte Institute of Technology affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University. Samarth is passionateof developing new technical and science projects and believes that it helps him to develop creative and innovative skills. After choosing engineering as his career, Samarth has been involved in a lot of technical and social clubs for encouraging the students to develop skills in the field of their interest. Samarth desires to become a leader of change to bring about the necessary improvement in the university ecosystem. Samarth is interested in research and development pertaining to Mechanical/Automobile Engineering in the domain of design, analysis and manufacturing of mechanical sub-systems. Samarth is fond of entrepreneurship from his school days and dreams to become a technopreneur and he is presently working on a number of projects that aims to help the society which can act as catalyst to bring about a sustainable change. He has been involved in organizing many workshops, presenting talks on design thinking and engaging other student activities to encourage them for developing a creative, innovative and entrepreneurial mindset. As a University Innovation Fellow, Samarth wants to pursue his passion for innovation and entrepreneurship.