A former education journalist, Antara is a Research Fellow, who works extensively on higher education at ORF Mumbai. A keen observer of the higher education space, she has written articles and opinion editorials extensively on subjects such as government’s education schemes and their implementation, analysis of the Universities Act, ways of promoting research in colleges, anomaly in the examination process, problems affecting IITs and IIMs, gender issues in colleges, among others.
Antara has worked with Hindustan Times, Mumbai as a Senior Correspondent — covering higher education for the features team. She also worked at the Asia desk of CNBC TV18. Antara’s writings have appeared in Hindustan Times, Business World, First Post and Youth Ki Awaaz.