Utkarsh Choudhary

Year of Joining


Area / Specialization

Economics and Finance

Professional Experience (if any)

Project Associate  at IIT Mandi on  ISB-DIRI Project (2019-2020)

Research Topic / Interests

1) Digital Inclusion

2) Financial Inclusion

3) Fintech for the Last Mile

4) Development

Thesis Supervisor(s)


Conference Presentations

1) 4th International Conference on Digital Economy organized by IIM Raipur, 3-4th December.

2) 3rd Annual Conference in Economics and Finance, BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad

Academic Publications

1) The Last-Mile Delivery Of Digital Literacy: An Overview Of Pradhan Mantri Grameen Digital Shaksharta Abhiyan (PMGDISHA)

2) Impact of Wash Facilities on Children Schooling. Does Household Head Gender Matter? Some Empirical evidence from India (Working Paper)

Link to Personal Website (if any)



1) M.A Development Studies, TISS, Mumbai

2) B.E Computer Science, Jain University, Banglore

3) Diploma in Cyber Laws (Distance), Govt. Law College, Pune

Utkarsh Choudhary

PhD Student | Admitted 2020