It was a proud moment for everyone at the Department of Pharmacy, SRMS CET, Bareilly as alum Mr. Mohd. Shah Faraz Alam was back on campus to share his experiences with present day B. Pharm students. The alum of 2006 has had a flourishing career in the industry and he talked about it during his talk on “Role of Production Department in Pharmaceutical Industries and Opportunities for B. Pharm Graduates”.
In his decade long career so far, Mr. Alam has had successful stints with renowned names like Glenmark and Pfizer. He currently works as a Sr. Production Officer with Ind Swift Ltd., Dera Bassi, Mohali, Punjab. His strong background has helped him make the best impression with his employers till date. In fact he is being sent to Ind Swift Ltd plant in Saudi Arabia, for further training, which is another feather in his cap.
Dr. Lalit Singh, Director, Department of Pharmacy at SRMS CET, Bareilly proudly introduced the guest speaker of the day. As someone who has been in students’ shoes not long ago, Mr. Alam’s talk had high resonance with the audience. He also made it extremely relevant to the students by talking about the scope for B. Pharm and M. Pharm graduates in different areas of pharmaceutical industry. Students also asked him questions pertaining to their future careers.
The interactive session was taken a step further by Mr. Alam as he stressed that pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing industry develops and produces a variety of medicinal and other health-related products that save the lives of millions of people. He thus highlighted the importance of looking at the larger picture when pursuing a career in Pharmacy. It was an inspiring session that motivated students of the institute to emulate their illustrious alumni and carve a place for themselves in the industry.