Madhivanan graduated with a 1st class degree in Engineering from the University of Cambridge coming in the top 10% of his year and specialising  in bioengineering, instrumentation and control and mechanical engineering. In his final year, he completed a project on the automated diagnosis of otitis media and was awarded the 3rd Year Computer-based Project Prize.

Madhi has won gold medals in the UK Mathematics and Chemistry Olympiads. Madhi has worked with UniAdmissions since 2016 and has successfully tutored many students into Oxbridge. In his spare time, Madhivanan enjoys badminton, chess and travelling