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Careers in Pharma

Traditionally a career in Pharmacy was not held in esteem, as much as engineering or medicine. On the contrary it was believed that people who could not get into a medical college would land up in Pharmacy. The options too were very limited, you could either work for a Pharma company, set up your own drug store. Doing a MBA ...

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Carry on Trainee Doctor

When resident doctors went on strike in Maharashtra, interns went on duty. Sumedh Hoskote (Intern, Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital), Parel) recounts the experience The elation of passing (rather, surviving) the final MBBS examinations soon makes way for the bewilderment at the prospect of facing the year ahead – that of internship. It’s the period where, one is ...

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Medical College Rankings

Medical College Rankings 2003 In 1998 the Government of Maharashtra decided to form a single university which dealt with all medical and paramedical fields of education. Hence, the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) was born. To regularize admissions into these fields, the Common Entrance Test (CET) was introduced in 1999. The changes completely altered the complexion of medical education ...

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Vet in Harness: What it takes to be a veterinarian. Qualifications: After finishing 12th Science, the necessary cut-off percentage for Vet Science is 90% average in PCB, with more stress on Biology. An entrance exam is held by the College of Veterinary Science, Parel, on topics related to animal biology, nutrition, medicine etc. It has an undisclosed cut-off percentage. On ...

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ICRI ties up with University of South Carolina

After the approval of the Foreign Universities Bill by the government, Institute of Clinical Research (India) (ICRI) has entered into an academic/strategic alliance with Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) to offer Masters in Health Administration-Global. This alliance would further the cause of grooming professionals in upcoming healthcare administration Industry in India and also pave the way for new career ...

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