“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” - African Proverb
Sourabh completed his B.Sc. in Life sciences from Jai Narayan Vyas University, Jodhpur in 2017. He completed his M.Sc. in Botany (Biotech.) from Fergusson College, Pune in the year 2019. During his M.Sc., Sourabh pursued an internship at the Arid Forest research institute, Jodhpur, and a dissertation project at the Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. After completion of his M.Sc. degree, he joined the Locust Warning Organization (Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare) as a scientific officer. Sourabh qualified for the GATE and DBT JRF fellowships, and he joined the full-time Ph.D. program at IIT Hyderabad in 2020.
Alekhya completed her B.tech in Biotechnology from Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Ghatkesar, in 2020. During her B.Tech, Alekhya pursued her internship at Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Hyderabad and Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (CSIR-IICT), Hyderabad, and her dissertation project at Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI), Hyderabad. Alekhya qualified GATE exam in 2020 and joined the M.Tech in Medical Biotechnology program at the Department of Biotechnology, IIT Hyderabad.