* Top ranking student of Bachelor of Pharmacy Programme will be awarded Scholarship worth Rs 30,000/-
Jalandhar: Lovely Professional University (LPU) has recently signed an important MoU with Pharma major LUPIN LTD. Under this, LUPIN will award a scholarship once a year to the top ranking student of Bachelor of Pharmacy Programme of LPU; and, such a student will be acknowledged as "LUPIN SCHOLAR". The scholarship will consist of reimbursement of actual fees for the final year of the course, subject to a maximum of Rupees Thirty Thousand per scholar. During this vital tie-up were also agreed upon including increased academia Industry interaction. The MoU was signed by Mr. Vinay Chaturvedi, Lupin Plant Head, Mr Bhagwan Goswami, Lupin Head Human Resource, for and on behalf of LUPIN LIMITED and Dr. Monica Gulati- Dean of Pharmacy, LPU, in the presence of Sr. Director Navein Juneja, Division of Career Services.
Explaining more about the Scholarship, Mr. Chaturvedi said: "This scholarship will also include provision of the student to pursue / undergo a live project training under the guidance of a LUPIN official, as a part of the academic curriculum." He added: "The award will be given in public during the Annual Day/ Convocation or, in equivalence, any other function of the university, where LUPIN officials will also be present to cheer up the winning Scholars."
Hailing the MoU as a healthy sign and a great motivating force towards the devoted academic pursuits of the students, the Vice Chancellor of LPU, Dr. Ramesh Kanwar said: "This bond with LUPIN is indeed an inspirational and trust-making achievement for University's scholastic approach and aptitude, for which we all are proud of." He hoped from all employed at the University that such a trust must go hand-in-hand with the ability not only to sustain every aspect of quality and performance but to always be on the alert for better ways of doing things next.
Worth indicating, LUPIN Ltd is innovation led transnational pharmaceutical company producing a wide range of quality, affordable generic and branded formulations. Today, it is considered as world's largest manufacturer of quality pharmaceuticals, at affordable prices, which range for ANTI-TB, CARDIOVASCULARS, CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, ANALGESICS, anti- GOUT.
Benchmarked to International standards, LUPIN's world class manufacturing facilities are approved by international regulatory agencies like US FDA, UK MHRA, Japan's MHLW, TGA Australia, WHO, and the MCC South Africa. LUPIN's Drugs and products reach over 70 countries in the world.