Guest Lecturer - Shri. Pushkar Dharap

Topic: Growing Opportunities for Youth in Politics and Governance
Designation: Head - GAO India Unit

  • He said, A wide gamut of career opportunities are available in politics as political strategists, political analysts, policy makers, media managers, etc. Politics in India has a formal annual market of 20,000 crore. The various opportunities in politics can be broadly divided into these: electoral, organisational, government, manager, and backoffice.

  • He said, To succeed in electoral politics, one needs to be able to grab extra votes, ones other than those of the party base.Organizational politics is all about party management and has a dearth of skilled people.