“Suraj School, Sector 75 Gurugram” was visited on 20/07/2019 by Dr. Priyanka Tyagi and Ms. Prerna Sharma, Department of Biological Sciences and Department of Chemistry (School of Basic and Applied Sciences), G.D. Goenka University. The talk was on “Alternative Career Options for Medical Students” which was attended by around 60 students of 10th, 11th and 12th standard.
Dr. Priyanka Tyagi started the session with emphasis on the subjects and their future scope related to biology and also which are not related to biology. She focused on the topics like scope in life Sciences and Applied Biology. She has also drawn attention of the students towards the fields of Biotechnology, Current R&D in Biotechnology, Microbiology and Career Opportunities in Microbiology. This was followed by interactive session with Ms. Prerna Sharma who had discussed all the potential prospects pertaining to Environmental Science and its allied fields. Ms. Prerna focused upon the scope and opportunities for employment in the fields of Environmental Science/Studies and Environmental Engineering. She also explained the students regarding the role and responsibilities of an Environmentalist for the betterment of environment & society along with the recruiting organizations related to the subject in India and abroad. Then they were informed about different courses offered by the G.D. Goenka University. Overall it was a highly interactive session for the students.