UpGrad Success Stories

Of transformed careers, successful ventures & many achievements


Over 500 Students With Inspiring Stories

“While shutting down my startup within 10 months, I knew I lacked in understanding and testing the product. Now, not only have I plugged that hole by honing my skills in product management, but also am interning with Zivame.”

Roehit Kamana
Product Management Program
currently works at

“After moving out of manufacturing, I could have taken up a sales job in a big organisation but I would have not been satisfied with a 20-30 % growth in my life. I was ready to struggle a bit to be up-to-speed with the latest in the tech world and thus chose to upskill myself in Product Management.”

Manik Singla
Product Management Program
currently works at

“The original plan was to join a B-School and slowly transition into Product Management over 5 years. But I have done it in less than a year and also landed myself a role in Scootsy.”

Guneet Chaddha
Product Management Program
currently works at

“I launched GentClub, a styling platform for men. But the venture could not attract users for the longest time. But with a relook at the product and a foolproof execution plan, my venture grew from 0 to 5000 registered users.”

Romil Jain
Entrepreneurship Program
currently works at

“I was ready to push myself, challenge myself to be able to learn Data Analytics. I knew that would be the game-changer in my career. Be it the time required or the difficulty level, I had my mind made up to let nothing deter me.”

Thulasiram Gunipati
PG Diploma in Data Analytics
currently works at

“Data analysts are now the most sought-after professionals by big corporations as well as startups. And companies across industries are rewarding good analysts with desirable career growth and salaries.”

Abhijeet Verma
PG Diploma in Data Analytics
currently works at

“Data plays a huge role in my current organisation and for the longest time I was fascinated by how my colleagues could make impactful decisions using data. Thus I decided to invest 11 months in upskilling myself and now, I am a data-driven decision maker and this - I did without quitting my job.”

Sajal Roychowdhury
PG Diploma in Data Analytics
currently works at

“My startup was just an idea scribbled on a piece of paper, discussed repeatedly with friends. I did not know how to break down my vision into achievable goals until I educated myself and sought help from experts. Finally after 4 years, I could launch my idea.”

Mridula Chhetri
Entrepreneurship Program
currently works at

“In an session with an expert from IIT Kanpur, I got insightful details of how my product could be positioned. With that I started building the current version of my product and in just 4 months, we launched our MVP with around 3000 users and our initial funding.”

Ayush Agarwal
Entrepreneurship Program
currently works at

“Though my full-time job was to design digital campaigns, I had little idea of how to measure the success of those campaigns. After 5 months of upskilling, my approach at designing campaigns is not only more result-oriented, I’m now working on more organic campaigns.”

Namrata Nath
Digital Marketing Program
currently works at

“After having worked for 2.8 years, I realised that learning was the best way to grow in your career. Therefore I decided to upskill myself in Digital Marketing and in 3 months into my learning spree, I bagged a job offer with 50% salary hike.”

Dheeraj Dani
Digital Marketing Program
currently works at

“When we decided to go digital with our magazine, I realised it’s more than just converting the print file into PDF. That’s when I decided to learn Digital Marketing myself. Now, with the little changes I’ve incorporated through my learnings, the readership of our magazine has gone up by 30%.”

Isha Oswal
Digital Marketing Program
currently works at

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