Core Team

Aashish Agarwal
Team Head, IIT Kanpur ACT
aashish@avfellows.org

Aashish is a final year B.Tech student at IIT Kanpur, pursuing Mechanical Engineering. His love for Hindi Literature led him to be the Coordinator of both the Institute’s Literary Society and events in the IITK Cultural festival. He has also been the President of his departmental society (AME) and an active member of the Institute Counseling Service. Interested in philosophy, Aashish likes watching Ramayana, playing cricket and listening to music for leisure.


Ankit Agarwal
Manager, Mentorship
aagar@avfellows.org

Ankit is a fifth year student at IIT Kanpur, pursuing a dual degree in Electrical Engineering. He is highly interested in and passionate about academics. He has mentored students preparing for IIT-JEE at Resonance, Kota. He has been extensively involved with IITK Electronics club along with participation in various electronics design events in IITK technical festivals. He loves to spend his time solving Rubik’s Cube, puzzles, listening to melodious music and Sufi songs.


Ankit Gupta
Manager, Fellow Search
ankit@avfellows.org

Ankit Gupta is a fifth year student pursuing dual degree in Civil Engineering. He is passionate about work and keeps himself busy round the clock. He has been actively involved as Head Events in Institutes Annual Sports Festival and as Assistant Coordinator in Institute Counselling Service, and always tries give back to the society. An amateur poet, he enjoys reading and writing poetry.


Ankur Agrawal
Manager, Mentorship
ankurag@avfellows.org

Ankur is a fourth year student pursuing B.Tech in Chemical Engineering. He is always keen to work for the student community. As a Link Student and Assistant Coordiantor, he has been an active part of the Institute Counsellling Service. He also takes interest in the happenings of the Business World. He is passionate about learning Psychology and spends his time reading about it.


Khushboo Surana
Manager, Fellow Search
ksurana@avfellows.org

Khushboo is fourth year student pursuing M.Sc (integrated) in Mathematics and Scientific computing. She is dedicated  to studies and also enjoys playing lawn tennis and is a member of Institute’s Lawn tennis team. Khushboo loves to sketch portraits and has also mastered the arts from different states of India.


Prashant Gupta
Manager, Mentorship
pgupta@avfellows.org

Prashant is a third year student pursuing B-Tech degree in Material Science & Engineering. He has been actively involved with institute counseling service in which he was a Student Guide and a Link Student. He started working for Avanti as a mentor in its founding year, and is a Mentorship Manager. Friendly by nature, Prashant loves to help others. He loves to solve Sudoku puzzles in his free time.


Prashant Shukla
Manager, Mentorship
pshukla@avfellows.org

Prashant is a third year student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Materials Science and Engineering. He is highly interested in the politics and economy of India and enjoys having lively debates on these issues. He likes to volunteer for social organizations and is also the life member of Indian Red Cross Society.  He started working for Avanti as a mentor in its founding year, and is a Mentorship Manager.