Sagarikka Sivakumar

Sagarikka Sivakumar

Author, My Unskooled Year


Sagarikka is 18 year old and an ambitious school leaver with a huge appetite for learning. She is very observant with an eye for details. She developed interest in many fields which include computing, stock market, health, film making, photography, creating social awareness, business, gardening, trekking, travelling, training and speaking. Sagarikka is very good at communication and easily connect with people. She is responsible individual and work on a strict schedule. She believe that proper goal setting, time management and the right attitude is the key to success.

Sagarikka have been a speaker at many forums which include Infosys, BIL, MMA, BIM, Rotary, CII, YI, many schools and colleges. She was the chief guest and speaker at International RYLA, Malaysia. She have been a regular blogger and authored the book ‘My Unskooled Year’. Sagarikka have been an avid dancer and won many dancing competitions. She acted in a play which was chosen as the best in South India Drama School competition.

Her experiences have been covered by leading newspapers like The Hindu (English & Tamil), Deccan Chronicle, Dinamalar, Aval Vikatan, Brew magazine among a few.

Currently she is making a documentary film on health & fitness. She have a penchant for photography and film making. This documentary is a unique experiment on her with all the data and statistics. She wish to convey a message to the youngsters through her film.

To conclude, Sagarikka love meeting and interacting with people from different walks of life. She learn from these interactions all the time and consider the world as her classroom. She also have a passion for long distance travelling and look forward to doing solo long bike rides around our country very soon.