Study UK Alumni Awards celebrate the achievements of outstanding UK Alumni who have made an impact through their work in their respective fields.

Winner - Science and Sustainability Award

Sandhya Sukumaran
University of East Anglia
Currently working as a scientist at ICAR, Sandhya specialises in marine genomics and aquaculture innovations. She is also the recipient of various prestigious awards, including Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Best Journal Article and Prof. HPC Shetty Award for Excellence in Fisheries Research 2022.

Winner - Culture and Creativity Award

Kajri Babbar
Arts University Bournemouth
Young filmmaker and theatre artist, Kajri Babbar creates films and documentaries sparking debates on pressing social issues. Her works have screened at the Student Academy Awards and the Cannes Film Festival. She's set to make her feature film directorial debut with the first official UK-India co-production.

Winner - Social Action Award

Gaurav Brahmbhatt
Aston University
Pharmaceutical and healthcare industry professional, Gaurav is on an entrepreneurial journey driven by creating social impact. He co-founded HCAH in 2012, now spanning 100+ cities with 2000 healthcare professionals. Also, a member of the British Business Group and its brand ambassador, Gaurav fosters UK-India partnerships in education and business.

Winner - Business and Innovation Award

Purva Aggarwal 
University of Hertfordshire
Purva has received numerous awards, including recognition in the UK Parliament's Achiever list 75 at 75 for Entrepreneurship (2022). She serves as the youngest board member at the University of Hertfordshire, earning Dean's Awards from Hertfordshire Business School. Purva's innovative work as founder and CEO of ‘Good Good Piggy’ has garnered significant attention, featured in numerous videos, articles, and panel discussions.