National Science Day - 2021  (12th March 2021)

Title of the event : Future of STI: Impact On Education, Skills and Work

Resourceperson : Dr. S. Moorthy, Professor and Head, Department of Biochemistry and Chemistry, Jaya College of Arts and Science, Chennai.

No. of Participants (Student & Staff) : 110

Objective of the event : 

  • To impart the role of Science, Technology and Innovation in the development of Education.
  • To develop and improve the instrumental knowledge and experimental skills among the students.

Description of the event : 

      The Resourceperson Dr. S. Moorthy, delivered a brief talk about the skills that should be developed by the students to get placed in various Biochemical and Chemical industries like Biocon, Orchid chemicals, Pfizer etc…

      He insisted the students to acquire a sound knowledge about various instrumentation techniques that is used in biomedical and medical fields currently, during their course period by visiting various industries.

      In addition he also insisted the Biochemistry and Chemistry departments to have various tie-up with industries, so that students acquire immense knowledge about the handling of automated instruments which will be further useful for their future innovations.

Outcome of the event: 

  • The event helped the students to understand the importance of automated techniques used in biomedical and medical fields.
  • Students are exposed to the recent advancements in Science, Technology and Industry.