Visit of STD XII Students of DAV School, Airoli

Day and Date: Friday, 16th October 2015
Time: 11am – 2 pm
Coordinator: Smitha A. Mathew, Academic Coordinator,School of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics

Objective:

  1. To spread awareness about the promise of Biotechnology in improving human lives and introduce students to the various facets of Biotechnology and associated areas.
  1. To familiarize students with the plethora of career options available in LifeSciences’ Industry.

Schedule:

Students were shown an introductory presentation on ‘Career Opportunities in Biosciences’ followed by a tour to some of the important laboratories in the School i.e.Central Instrumentation Facility, Plant and Animal Tissue Culture Facility, Bioinformatics Facility, Biomedical Engineering laboratories and Food Technology laboratory.

Outcome:

Students were excited after the laboratory visits and thereby more aware about the various career options available to them apart from traditionally knows fields of engineering and medicine.