Deekshith Nevil Pinto

11 September 2017 – 31 May 2018 | Profile shared during internship at IIHS


MSc Ecology and Environment Studies, Nalanda University, Bihar

BE Environmental Engineering, Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysore

Deekshith worked as an Environmental Engineer in Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Bengaluru, for two years where he was responsible for Plant 1 Environmental Management activities.  He has been an intern at the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board as well as the Foundation for MSME Clusters (FMC). He is an ISO 14001 EMS certified internal auditor.


Deekshith’s passion for teaching and research, inspired him to quit his corporate career in 2015 and join Nalanda, a research-intensive, interdisciplinary, international University.  He has worked on a wide range of research topics including, the science of climate change, industrial pollution control, sustainable development, environmental sociology. His research interests include earth science, climatology, environmental policy, sociology and engineering.