Academic History


McGill University

PhD in Computer Science

School of Computer Science
Field of Interest : Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence
Reasoning and Learning Lab
Supervisor(s) : Prof. Doina Precup and Prof. Joelle Pineau




University of Cambridge

Masters : MPhil Machine Learning, Speech and Language Technology

Department of Engineering
Computational and Biological Learning Lab
Supervisor : Prof Zoubin Ghahramani, Dr. Yarin Gal
St John’s College, Cambridge



University College London (UCL)

Electronic Engineering with Computer Science
Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Department of Computer Science
Supervisor : Prof John Shawe-Taylor, Dr. Guy Lever



High School : Mastermind




Awards and Honors : 

2017 – 2021 – Grad Excellence Award in Computer Science from McGill University
2016 – MSc/PhD Fellowship from University of Alberta (courteously declined)
2016 – PhD Fellowship from University of Massachusetts Amherst (courteously declined)
2016 – MSc/PhD Fellowship from Columbia University  (courteously declined)
2015 – Cambridge Commonwealth and International Trust (Full funding for pursuing MPhil at University of Cambridge)
2015 – Dean’s List of Top Undergraduate Students at UCL (top 5% in UCL EEE Department)
2015 – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (for summer research project at California Institute of Technology)
2014 – Summer Undergraduate Research Expeditions (for summer research project at Johns Hopkins University)
2011 – 2015 – UCL Barlow Scholarship (for academic excellence as International student)
2012 – 2013 – UCL Goldsmid Prize (top 2% in UCL EEE Department)



PhD Applications: 

These are some relevant research proposals that I have written during my PhD applications in the past.

Data Efficient Deep RL using Bayesian Optimization 

Data Efficient Deep RL with Approximate Inference

Policy Gradient Methods in Deep Reinforcement Learning

Attention Models for Caption Generation

Statement of Purpose

Sample 1

Sample 2

Sample 3

Sample 4