"The Vice-President Academic is responsible for academic matters and affairs concerning graduate students" (GSA Bylaw and Policy, Section D: GSA Officers, GSA Bylaw, Section D.BYL.2.2.b).
Hailing from India, Sachiketha earned his undergraduate degree at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University and is now earning his Master’s degree in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. During his academic career, he has dedicated significant time to student governance and worked, among others, to coordinate workshops on career planning and academic development, as well as help negotiate tuition increases and other issues affecting the student experience.
When not hitting the books, you will find him playing cricket and badminton, or spending time with friends and family.
Sachiketha served as a students’ union Vice-President during his undergraduate program, and this is his first term as Vice-President Academic at the GSA.