Faculty of Life Sciences has organized an Online Induction Program for the students of M. Sc. Biotechnology/ Microbiology Sem-I

Department: Life Sciences

Year/Semester:

M.Sc. Biotechnology/ Microbiology I & III Sem

Activity: Departmental Induction Programme 2020-21
Date and Duration: 07/12/2020
Title: Induction Program for M.Sc. I Year

Resource person/agency and affiliation:  

Dr. Shekhar Jain, HOD, Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University, Mandsaur

Brief description/ Remarks:

Faculty of Life Sciences has organized an Online Induction Program for the students of M. Sc. Biotechnology/ Microbiology Sem-I on 07.12.2020 during 11:30 am to 01:15 pm via Google Meet app. A total of 15 new reported students in M. Sc. have attended the program. The program was organized to make the students aware of their academic aspects, scope of the courses, information and major achievements of the department.

This program was started with Saraswati Vandana by B. Sc final year student, for blessing everyone for new journey, than it was carried on by the motivational views, encouraging thoughts and interactive talk in which Final year students of M. Sc shared their experience with the teachers and department. They also gave good wishes for the new journey to new entrants. Their influential and encouraging talk created a positive and enthusiastic aura for new comers.

With the progress of programme, Dr. Shekhar Jain, HOD, Faculty of Life Sciences, welcomed all the newly admitted students. In his presentation, he has given information about the establishment of department, details of courses, academic calendar, various activities of the department and exam schemes. Further, he explained in details about the huge opportunities in the field of Biotechnology and Microbiology, and given information about the achievements and placements of current and previous M. Sc students. Research works done by students of the department were also discussed during presentation. He also enlightens students about various research fellowships available after M.Sc. and their valuable impact on the future. The whole program was anchored by Ms. Trapti Rajguru, student M. Sc. Biotechnology. Vote of thanks was presented by Ms. Priyal Sethiya, student M. Sc. Biotechnology and coordinated by Ms. Heena Shah, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University. All faculty members were present in the program. Some photographs of the program have been given below:

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Outcome:

  • New entrants got aware about the department, details of courses, academic calendar, various activities of department, exam schemes, evaluation system, research facilities, research fellowships and job opportunities in the field of Biotechnology and Microbiology.

This type of activity engages with the new students as they come with diverse thoughts, backgrounds & perceptions. Hence it becomes important to help them to adjust in the new environment.

No. of participants: 22 Students

Prepared by: Ms. Heena Shah, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Sciences

Verified and Submitted by (HOD/HOI): Dr. Shekhar Jain