Rhythima Shinde is Best Graduate 2018

Rhythima's career in Delft encompasses the successful completion of two MSc programmes: MSc Engineering and Policy Analysis (EPA), with honours, and MSc Computer Science. For her thesis, she researched the electrification of rural India through institutional innovation. She received an impressive 9.5 for her thesis.

Every year, each TU Delft faculty chooses their best graduate. One of them eventually wins the Best Graduate Award and recieves a Best Graduate Medal and Certificate of Excellence in recognition of their graduation work, personal dedication, general study results and the way in which they achieved these. In addition, they receive a personal cash prize of 1,000 euro. Rhythima received, in addition to the statuette Towards a bright future, an extra cash prize of 2,500 euro, a KIVI membership and a new laptop offered by Dell.

You can read more about the Best Graduate 2018 ceremony on the page of Delft University Fund.

TU Delft platform Delta interviewed Rhythima about this great recognition for her work.