Darpan NGO ID : GJ/2017/0164560

United Way of Baroda

Living My Dream…

Name: Chetan Hadiya

Educational Degree: Bachelor of Technology

Institution/College: Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar

Company/Industry: Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd., Ahmedabad

Designation: Assistant Executive Engineer


Chetan lives in Sedarada, a small village in Bhavnagar District. His father is a farmer and his mother is a homemaker. He has one brother who is studying in 12th science. Chetan scored 91% in 10th grade and 88% in 12th grade. He was passionate about becoming an Engineer in the field of Petroleum. He chose Petroleum Engineering and decided to get a degree from the prestigious Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU), Gandhinagar. The college fees was very high as compared to other colleges and the financial constraints pulled him back. He saw the advertisement of the interest free educational loan in a local newspaper and applied. He cleared the interview and was selected. He was supported for his Engineering.

He successfully completed his Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) with 8.68 CPI in 2016. He was selected in Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (ONGC) as an Assistant Executive Engineer in Ahmedabad through campus interview. He was offered a package of INR 14.20 lacs per annum. He is thankful to United Way of Baroda for helping him in not only improving his financial condition but also communication skills. He quoted that “I would not have achieved this height in my life without United Way of Baroda’s support”.