Hariharan Sivakumar

Texas A&M University - BE Engineering

Short Bio:

Hariharan is a polite and focused student. He showed the ability to assimilate and evaluate the subject in depth. Hariharan has participated in many extracurricular activities such as karate club, basketball camp, UN programs, debate club and IB CAS programs. He also played a leading role in the South Indian Model United Nations program. He has competed in inter-house sports competitions, basketball tournaments and TIPS NACE soccer competitions. He also won the ICE Award and the Lot Prize of Merit for the IGCSE exams. Hariharan has a positive attitude and a great outdoorsmanship. His humble, dedicated and helpful approach to the trend will bring him on the right track.

College Info:

Texas A&M University (Texas A&M or A&M) is a coeducational public research university in College Station, Texas, United States. It is a state university and since 1948 is a member of the Texas A&M University System. The Texas A&M system endowment is one of the 10 biggest in the nation. Texas A&M’s student body is the largest in Texas and the largest in the United States. Texas A&M’s designation as a land, sea, and space grant institution–the only university in Texas to hold all three designations–reflects a range of research with ongoing projects funded by organizations such as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the Office of Naval Research. In 2001, Texas A&M was inducted as a member of the Association of American Universities. The school’s students, alumni—over 450,000 strong—and sports teams are known as Aggies. The Texas A&M Aggies athletes compete in 18 varsity sports as a member of the Southeastern Conference.
The main campus is one of the largest in the United States, spanning 5,200 acres and is home to the George Bush Presidential Library. About one-fifth of the student body lives on campus. Texas A&M has over 1,000 officially recognized student organizations. Many students also observe the traditions, which govern daily life, as well as special occasions, including sports events. Working with agencies such as the Texas AgriLife Research and Texas AgriLife Extension Service, Texas A&M has a direct presence in each of the 254 counties in Texas. The university offers degrees in over 150 courses of study through ten colleges and houses 18 research institutes.

Course Info:

The College of Engineering is the largest college on the Texas A&M campus, and one of the largest in the country, with more than 16,000 engineering students enrolled in our 14 departments. Texas A&M is ranked 14th nationally in the number of National Merit Scholars, and more than 60 percent of the university’s National Merit Scholars are engineering students. The college is ranked seventh in engineering graduate programs and eighth in undergraduate engineering programs among public institutions by the U.S. News & World Report.
Our students can enhance the value of their degrees through various certificate programs, undergraduate research opportunities, global experiences and by participating in various design competitions, such as Aggies Invent, the steel bridge contest and the SAE hybrid car contest. Our students can also choose from more than 80 different engineering student organizations and earn valuable job experience through co-ops and internships.

Course Fee:
USD 25,000 / year

Living Cost:
USD 12,000 / year