Inspired beyond Imagination

This morning I woke up in a new place ready to take up a new challenge and ready to join the Biocon Academy for their certificate course in biosciences. What was I expecting? A day filled with nervousness, meeting new people, striking conversations, introducing myself over and over again, understanding the curriculum of the course … Continue reading Inspired beyond Imagination

Biocon Academy – A HORIZON FOR BUILDING EXPERTISE

True to its commitment of Adding value and enhancing skills, Biocon Academy is one of its kind, Centre of Excellence for Advanced Learning in Applied Biosciences addressing the skill deficit by enhancing the employability of Biotech Graduates. With an aim to make biotech graduates ‘Industry-ready’, the Academy has an intensive course format consisting of Customized … Continue reading Biocon Academy – A HORIZON FOR BUILDING EXPERTISE

Biocon Academy – School of Sci-Craft and Industry

“It is the choices that define who we really are, far more than our abilities”. Biocon Academy is one such choice that I made, that has led me to believe in this good old adage. Biocon Academy is a convergence of dreams of aspiring Nobel Laureates, Scientists, Entrepreneurs and what not. The Academy has a … Continue reading Biocon Academy – School of Sci-Craft and Industry

History and Application of Genome Sequencing

Guest lectures at Biocon Academy have a special significance as they offer something unique going beyond the standard curriculum, and are conducted by Subject matter experts from the industry. The first guest lecture of Batch 2 conducted by Dr. Prof. Shiva Kumar, from the Institute of Bioinformatics & Applied Biotechnology, offered a fresh perspective on … Continue reading History and Application of Genome Sequencing

An Interactive Session with Dr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

The 16 anticipating hearts were beating in unison as we awaited the arrival of our esteemed guest for the afternoon session. For once we had all forgotten about the piles of papers to be read and exam that was taking place shortly after. The class dwell into a subsiding silence as a familiar eloquent figure … Continue reading An Interactive Session with Dr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw