Ayus Mitra

Ayus was born in India and grew up in the city of Kolkata in the state of West Bengal. He attended Presidency University in Kolkata where he earned his B.Sc. in Economics and his M.Sc. in Applied Economics.

In his free time, Ayus loves singing and playing the guitar, watching movies and soccer, and having conversation with his friends and family. He also likes to try out new cuisines and explore very spicy food.



“My first week in Dallas has been very exciting and unique. I am really looking forward to experiencing the Econ PhD program and meeting new people in the SMU campus.”