Careers in
public policy

Interactive session for students & parents on building a rewarding career in public policy

December 16, 2020

7 PM – 9 PM IST

About the event

Kautilya School of Public Policy organized an interactive session for students and parents on ‘Careers in Public Policy’, and the vast potential they offer. This session helped attendees understand:

  • the multi-disciplinary dimensions of public policy
  • how public policy relates to other disciplines & fields of study
  • how evidence-based, action-oriented public policy education enables tackling 21st century challenges

At Kautilya, our firm belief is that our country needs not only capable leaders, but people who can steer its development with empathy. Leaders of tomorrow will benefit from effective public policy education today, delivered in ways that afford them a glimpse into the future and the endless possibilities of change.


  • Students in the final year of their undergraduate degree, passionate about and dedicated to the task of nation-building
  • Young professionals seeking leadership positions to inspire transformative change
  • Parents seeking greater insight into career opportunities for their children through a Master’s degree in Public Policy
  • Other individuals who are curious about Kautilya School of Public Policy

About the panellists

Catherine Stace

Career Strategist

Catherine Stace is a Career Strategist that heads Career Services at McGill University’s Max Bell School of Public Policy, in Montreal, Canada…

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M V Rajeev Gowda

Politician & Academician

Rajeev Gowda is an Indian politician and academician. He represented Karnataka in the Rajya Sabha from 2014-20…

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Sridhar Pabbisetty

Founding Director, Kautilya

Sridhar Pabbisetty is the Founding Director of Kautilya School of Public Policy. He is spearheading the setting up of the school…

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