Her’s is a story about a mother’s conviction to break stereotypes and the self-belief of her teenage daughter, who showed why “merit” has more weight than “marks”. An “unschooled” teen rejected from India’s top science school gets into MIT.

“We are a middle-class family. Malvika was doing well in school but somehow I felt that my children (she has younger daughter Radha) need to be happy. Happiness is more important than conventional knowledge,” Suprika, mother of Malvika.

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https://nextshark.com/malvika-raj-joshi-mit/

https://www.huffingtonpost.in/2016/08/30/rejected-by-iit-unschooled-mumbai-girl-malvika-joshi-gets-t_a_21461848/