Global Graduate: Sai Phanindra Srikar Manapragada

Sai Phanindra Srikar Manapragada, Master of Science in Computer Engineering

Tell us about yourself.

I’m majoring in Computer Engineering and specializing in Computer Architecture, RTL Design and Verification at NC State University.

How was your experience at NC State University?

I had a great time, made good friends and learned a lot about other cultures.

What would you say is your biggest accomplishment during your time at NC State?

NC State provided me a steep development curve in terms of where I want to be due to the courses and opportunities provided during my masters.

What are your plans post graduation?

I received an offer from Microsoft and will join them in June 2021.

Do you have any advice for current or incoming international students?

The education system in US might be different to your home country’s. Don’t worry, give your best and reach out to people and get help. You’ll eventually settle in 🙂