Sumiti Thakural

Sumiti Thakural did her Diploma in Computer Science and Engineering (1999-2002) from Kasturba Institute of Technology, formerly known as Kasturba Polytechnic for Women, now known as DSEU Pitampura Campus. She graduated from Imphal University, Sikkim in Information Technology. After that she started a job in a software company. During 2003 she Joined Aadhar Sheila Institute, Pitampura as a teacher.

While telling about her journey from diploma to working as a teacher, she mentioned that as a student we look up to our faculty for guidance. She also emphasised how teachers at Kasturba Institute of Technology have not just shaped her view towards the computer science sector, but also supported her to navigate her career decisions ahead. Sumiti is currently working as a teacher of Artificial Intelligence at DAV School, Gurgaon.

Sumiti shared that she has authored books that have been published by the school. In the context of Delhi Skill and Entrepreneurship University, she expressed that students should take this opportunity. The field of technology has ample opportunities for young professionals. She said that students with Diploma can choose from a bag full of possibilities, and like her, can become a teacher as well. Having knowledge and expertise in your domain is what will be valued. DSEU will help students gain 21st century skills like critical thinking, etc. that would benefit and prepare them for jobs ahead.