Maahir Shah

Maahir Shah
Class Year: 
2013
Job Title / Company: 
Product Manager, Facebook

Undergraduate Degree: BE Computer Engineering, D. J. Sangvhi College of Engineering (India)

Why did you choose your program and area of study?

I wanted to gain business knowledge to compliment my technical skills and help me transition from technical to product roles.

Briefly describe your Duke Experience.

I learned a lot through the program and I still use the concepts I’ve learned at work very often. To top that, I met some awesome people who are my best friends now.

What impact has the degree had on your career?

MEM helped me transition from being an engineer to being a product thinker.

What advice would you give to prospective applicants - those who are just beginning to explore graduate options at Duke?

Focus on not just the stuff you’ll learn in class, but also the out-of-class opportunities and connections that Duke provides.