Pooja B V

Placed at: Srikakulam, Andhra PradeshPooja BV_Andhra Pradesh_Srikakulam.jpg

Education: Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science, Visvesvaraya Technological University, G.M.Institute of Technology, Davangere, Karnataka.

Prior work experience:

  • Two years and Seven months of IT experience. Worked as a junior software engineer in designing and developing software in core Java and Java SE 6.0 version.

Key work during fellowship


  • Rural youth employment (Appointed as special officer-in-charge for revamping district youth employment project)

What was done:

  • Developed a new local employment model and helped unemployed rural youth to get recruited at various locally available manufacturing units.
  •  Developed a Rural BPO model and helped district administration to coordinate with corporate sector for process of setting up a rural BPO.
  •  Developed a poultry farming model as a community based livelihood project and helped women in tribal areas to be self-employed.


  • Achieved 6th position in 2013 district youth employment project rankings of the united AP State from a previous year rank 16th.