Stanford varsity selects GTU student as ‘university innovation fellow’

According to Trivedi, fellows receive online training and mentorship from Stanford educators and Silicon Valley thought leaders, and the fellows get a chance to collaborate with global community students and faculty.

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published:October 30, 2016 5:33 am

Ashita Shah, a 7th semester student of computer engineering at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Education Society (SVPES) Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Bardoli, has been named as “university innovation fellow” (UIF) by Stanford Design School Programme, run by Stanford University, California. SVPES is affiliated to the Gujarat Technological University. Sanjay Trivedi of GTU said that Shah is one of 169 students selected from 49 higher educational institutions in four countries.

According to Trivedi, fellows receive online training and mentorship from Stanford educators and Silicon Valley thought leaders, and the fellows get a chance to collaborate with global community students and faculty.