A place to call my own

A warm welcome to all the admitted students at HGSE! I am sure you must be very excited and eager to start planning the year ahead. I distinctly remember this time last year, where I suddenly felt like there were a million things to take care of once I had made my decision. On top of … More A place to call my own

From Delhi To Cambridge

It is never easy to leave home. Especially when you’re moving not just to a new city but an entirely new country. As my year at HGSE draws to a close, I realise how quickly I’ve come to call Cambridge home. I was nervous and excited in equal measure before relocating to Cambridge. My friends, … More From Delhi To Cambridge

Statement of Purpose: Telling your story

While participating in two panels last weekend for the Admissions Office, memories of this time last year came flooding back! It was around this time that I was starting to put finishing touches on the ‘all important’ Statement of Purpose. For all you prospective students out there, I thought I’d put in some quick pointers. Hopefully these … More Statement of Purpose: Telling your story

IEP Connects: IEP Global Conference

On October 18-19, 2014 the International Education Policy Program at HGSE hosted the IEP Global Conference. Alumni and the current cohort gathered over the weekend to discuss pertinent issues associated with international education – policy reform, evaluation, entrepreneurship, education in armed conflict and much more. Through the conference I got to meet and interact with alumni from … More IEP Connects: IEP Global Conference

My Family Away From Home

Exactly two months ago I landed at Logan International Airport, a little nervous and very excited. It has been two full months now away from home, the longest I’ve ever been away. Whirlwind doesn’t even begin to describe it and maybe I should save that for another post. But two months ago was also when I … More My Family Away From Home