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Hi! This is Chandu Khyathi Raghavi. I am a fifth year student at International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabadstudying Bachelors of Technology in Computer Science and MS by Research in Computational Linguistics.

Major interests

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Computational Linguistics
  • Graphics and Visualization
  • Machine Learning


  • Selected for S.N. Bose Scholarship award 2015 . Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India, the Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and WINStep Forward have partnered to support a dynamic and transformative student exchange program between premier institutions in India and the United States), through which I was selected for a research internship at University of Pennsylvania in the Summer 2015.
  • All Rounder of the Batch at International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, criteria for selection being academics, extra curricular activities and contribution to other campus activities.
  • Been awarded Dean’s List of Academic Merit Award for five times in Monsoon 2011, Spring 2011, Monsoon 2013 and Spring 2014 and Spring 2015.
  • Been awarded Research Award at IIIT H in November 2015.
  • Got selected for Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Summer School at Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA) in computer science for the year 2014 and attended the school winning third prize in the Assignment.
  • Best Outgoing Student of our batch in School by considering all facets of student life.
  • Selected in Catch Them Young Program by Infosys, to initiate school children into Information Technology at the High school level.
  • Been awarded National Merit Certificate for 2 subjects in 10th standard, under the curriculum Central Board of Secondary Education.



    • Currently working as a Teaching Assistant(TA) for the course Natural Language Processing in Fall 2015.

    • TA for Natural Language Processing and Applications in Spring 2015.

    • TA for Structured Systems Analysis & Design in Fall 2014.

    • TA for Graphics in Spring 2014.

    • Worked as Student Mentor for the projects "Voice-enable mobile app for easy Grocery Shopping" and "Tools for Speech Data Collection".

    • Sports Co-ordinator for Agni house in IIIT-H for the academic year 2013-2014.

    • Sports Vice Captain for Agni house in IIIT-H for the academic year 2014-2015.

Social activities

  • Social internship at Panchgani (awareness program on the uses of computer, primarily to school children), interacting with people about crafts and education projects going on there. Am a part of the team that initialized a new crafts project for unemployed women in rural Panchgani, India (2012).
  • Teaching voluteer at Ashakiran, a school run by IIIT students for kids who come from nearby slums.


A healthy mind in a healthy body. Participation in organised sports enhances one's physical and social skills. I have represented my School in National Athletic meets. I have been the Best Sports Woman for three consecutive years at IIIT H (2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014).

My interests range in various field and track events of athletics.

I thoroughly enjoy playing badminton.

Reading the oath as the 'Best Sports Woman'.

The Agni Sports Team at IIIT H.

Lighting the torch at our institute.

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