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Summary

I am an under-graduate student (Final Year) of Journalism and Mass Communication in Maharaja Manindra Chandra College and a journalist at The Telegraph.

Education

Jul 2014Jun 2017

BA (Honours) in Journalism and Mass Communication

Calcutta University

Expected Date: June 2017

Minor in English and Political Science.

Grade 2 Certified Guitarist

London College of Music

Passed Grade 2 London College of Music examination as a student of Calcutta School of Music.

Experience

Jul 2015Present

Journalist

The Telegraph
  • Part of the Young Metro team (The Telegraph school edition).
  • Covered many education related events in the city.
  • Covered campus events for Metro and t2.
  • Wrote articles and packaged stories related to students' interests.
  • Interviewed four times Olympics gold medalist British rower Adam Freeman-Pask.
  • 250+ bylines.
Feb 2015Jun 2015

Intern (Journalist)

The Telegraph

Worked as an intern for Young Metro (The Telegraph school edition).


Aug 2010Apr 2014

Student Reporter

The Telegraph in Schools
  • Wrote conceptualised articles and packaged stories related to teen interests.
  • Interviewed prominent celebrities including Shah Rukh Khan, Ekta Kapoor and others.
  • Covered education-related events in the city.
  • 17 bylines approximately.

Skills

Journalism
  • 250+ bylines in print (Young Metro, Metro, t2 and TTIS)
  • Knows page-making on QuarkExpress
  • Wrote packaged articles for online portals and magazines

Interests

  • Poetry (Regularly publish poems on my blog)
  • Music (Grade 2 certified in non-classical guitar from University of West London)
  • Reading (fiction and poetry)

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Certifications

  • TTIS Reporter of the year 2011
  • Grade 2 Merit in Non-Classical Guitar from University of West London (London College of Music)