|Event Topic||A talk on "Career Prospects in Bio-Technology"|
|Date & Day||22nd October, 2018|
"If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves." - Thomas Edison
The Department of BioSciences, IMS Ghaziabad (University Courses Campus) organized a talk on "Career Prospects in Bio-Technology" on the 22nd of October. The objective of the talk was to provide a clear focus to the students regarding the options available to them after completion of their and graduation and post-graduation. The talk, first in the series of upcoming lectures related to careers in the field of Biology, was delivered by Dr. Sunita Kanswal , Assistant Professor, Biosciences Department. The talk focused on the career ladder and growth prospects in a typical scientific career. The students were educated about the various entry points into research after completion of graduation and postgraduation. Each step in the career ladder was elaborated along with expected educational experience, job profile, learning goals and expected salary. The talk also featured a discussion on alternative career options available in Biotechnology .
All students of M.Sc. Biotechnology and B.Sc. Biotechnology (Third year) attended the lecture and gained a better insight of time points and salary growth in a typical scientific career. The talk helped them to understand and motivated them to plan their own careers in the field of science. Dr. Abha Vashistha, Chairperson Biosciences, presided over the lecture. Dr. Sapna Rakesh (Director, IMS Ghaziabad- University Courses Campus) wished the students good luck for their future.