Gautam Malyala

1 September 2017 – 31 January 2018 | Profile shared during internship at IIHS


MA, Development, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru

BA, Christ University, Bengaluru


Gautam briefly worked with IT for Change – a research and advocacy organisation working in the emerging field of ICT-enabled education and development. He was involved in multiple communications tasks ranging from creating and managing social media handles to directing video documentations of the organisation’s activities.


While at Azim Premji University, Gautam contributed as the co-editor of the fourth issue of the Students Journal of Education and Development (SJED), the university’s academic journal. For his master’s project, he conducted a study of the factors influencing preferences of higher education among urban students in India. He was also involved in quantitative policy research that analysed the varying impact of firearm regulations in different states of the US.


At IIHS, Gautam would support the Academics and Research team with website content, analytics and digital outreach for the Ford project.