*Bio -Technology Department of LPU aiming towards achievements of national & international importance
Jalandhar: Micro-Biology, Bio-Technology & Chemistry Students of Lovely Professional University got selected by premier companies in the field of beverages and biotechnology. In this context, JAGATJIT INDUSTRIES Limited (JIL) and IND-SWIFT LABS LTD selected nine students, under comprehensive selection criteria. For this selection, students of M.SC - BIOTECHNOLOGY, M.SC- MICROBIOLOGY, and M.Sc. Chemistry - Batch 2012 passing out- were eligible. The selected ones will join their duties in the month of June 2012 as Quality Control Officers.
Congratulating students on their accomplishment, the Director General Er. HR Singla further motivated them to continue striving hard to reach on well deserved heights in the near future. He also informed: "The Department of Biotechnology aims to keep on creating latest awareness and understanding among students- would be scientists and researchers- by arranging regular workshops, seminars, conferences in relation to challenges and opportunities in the biotech industry. As such, Department has been imparting education towards related fields of national and international importance, in modern times, so that students may exhibit their best of skills in allied areas."
One of the selected student, Dharmender holds: "The training at the university has built up all of us in such a way that we can have a firm grip on the golden chances as these come to us. The theory and practical knowledge disseminated to us is world class which will surely lead us to be globally fit citizens."
Illustrative, Jagatjit Industries Limited (JIL) provides superior brands by manufacturing and marketing of beverages and also malt, malt extract, malted milk foods, milk powder, ghee, glass. It is also ranked as the third largest Indian Distillery in the country. On the other hand, IND-Swift Labs has fast evolved towards a business model with considerable growth in emerging markets. With manufacturing sites at 6 different locations across India and an independent State-of-the-Art R&D Centre, the Group has embarked to establish itself as reliable partner in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry.