Major: Electrical Engineering
Education Level: Graduate
Languages: Hindi, Marwadi, Marathi, English
Hobbies: Badminton, Table Tennis, Teaching, Music, Traveling
Biography: Nikhil Marda is an international student at Portland State University (PSU) pursuing a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering. He is a Student Ambassador in the Dean's Office as well.
Nikhil is very much interested in extracurricular activities; he enjoys participating in dances, cultural events, performances, inter-cultural programs. He transferred to PSU from Vignan University in 2015 and joined the ICSP in APril of that same year. He is working as a mentor for the MESA program, teaching high school mathematics at schools. He currently works as a Director at Yuvatha, a non-government social organization that aims at serving the financially disadvantaged people in the community. He has taken initiatives to make his community a better place to live. He was involved at an internship at Team Engineers Pvt. Ltd. during the winter of 2014. Later, he served as a trainee at Tata Consultancy Services for a period of 12 months. Nikhil is very excited to be an ICSP member and share North Indian culture with the Portland community.