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Novartis India announces next edition of BioCamp


BioCamp will be held in Hyderabad from July 6 to 8, 2015

Novartis Biotechnology Leadership Camp (BioCamp) will be held in Hyderabad from July 6 to 8, 2015. The BioCamp is a pioneering seminar organised by Novartis that brings talented students from diverse faculties and different universities closer to the pharmaceutical industry.

The programme is open to postgraduate students and young researchers in natural sciences, medicine, biotechnology, bio-informatics, pharmacy, business administration or law (specialisation in Intellectual Property Rights) interested in pursuing a career in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry.

“BioCamp has created share of voice in the lives of many bright, young minds in the country. It provides a unique opportunity for a broad range of students to interact with leaders in the pharmaceutical industry. More than that, it helps them make career choices. Novartis’ commitment to BioCamp is a reflection of our deep interest in furthering the cause of healthcare and education,” said Ranjit Shahani, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Novartis India.

Selected students will have the opportunity to learn from and network with leaders in the pharma and business sector as well as hone their team building skills. The top three students from the India BioCamp will represent India at the International BioCamp being held a