Ankit is currently pursuing his Master’s Degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering, with a specialization in Manufacturing. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology, India and worked as an Industrial Engineer at Sagar Steel in Guwahati. He previously held an internship with Air India Engineering Services in New Delhi with a scope of improvement in implementing preventive aircraft maintenance. He has made the most in his first year at VT working in dining, as a grader and as a graduate researcher to enhance his skill set and enhance personal growth.
Besides academics, Ankit loves sports and devotes his time playing table tennis. He represents Virginia Tech as a core team player and was honored to participate in two national tournaments so far. At LINK, Ankit works as a Student Research Analyst with the INSPIRE software platform to help the organization grow and achieve its goals.