City boy B. Bharat Raj, a 5th semester student of NIE Institute of Technology, Koorgalli, is one of the three engineering students from Mysore, who have been selected by internet giant Google for the Google Student Ambassador (GSA)-2013 programme. Bharat is pursuing his engineering in Electrical and Electronics.

The students were selected on the basis of technical and communication skills. The selection process consisted of filling an online application followed by a telephonic interview for shortlisted students.

A total of 270 students have been selected from 98 cities across India. This programme provides an opportunity for students to learn about different products of Google directly.

The students will undergo a training programme at Goa from Aug. 1 and 4, where they will receive training from top executives of the company.

Other Google Student Ambassadors from city are Tejaswini, a 4th sem. student of Computer Science, Vidya Vikas Institute of Engineering and Technology (refer SOM dated July 19) and Harsha Prakash of SJCE.

Courtesy : Star Of Mysore