3 DU Students awarded Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.

Five students from India will join Oxford University in 2023 as Rhodes Scholars.

Three DU Students Selected 

Out of the 5 scholars selected, three are from our own Delhi University.

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Hansa Mukherjee

She is a final-year student at Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi. She is pursuing BA (Hons.) Economics.

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Syed Muhammed Khalid

Khalid is a final year English student at St Stephen’s College, University of Delhi. He aims to study India Muslims in South Asia.

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Vedanta Thapar

He is the second Stephanian to be selected. He is a final year student of B.Sc. Hons. Physics.

Other Students

Apart from the 3 DU students, 2 other have also been selected from India:

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Daksh Walia

Daksh Walia a final year master’s student of Economics at Ashoka University.

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Dr Kirtana Sivasubramanian

She is an MBBS graduate from Government Medical College, Omandurar, Chennai.

Rhodes Scholarship

Rhodes scholars are selected in a two stage process of competitive applications and interview. Around 100 students are selected every year for an all sponsored post graduate course at Oxford University.