Guest lectures–

a) The Department of Biotechnology, in collaboration with Goa Vigyan Parishad organised a guest lecture of two esteemed personalities Dr. Shekhar Mande, Director of National Centre for Cell Sciences, Pune and Dr. Sharmistha Benerjee, Professor University of Hyderabad on 19th January 2017.

b) Dr. SrinivasKaveri, Director of INSERM, France interacted with students of Biotechnology on 19th September, 2016 and enlightened them regarding opportunities for the Indian students to apply for higher studies in France.

c) The Biotechnology Department at Dhempe College of Arts and Science organized an interactive session ‘Meet The Entrepreneur’ which was held by the Second year students of on the 18th, 19th and 21st of August, 2015. Entrepreneurship Development is a part of their syllabus.

d) Organized a Guest lecture on ‘Marine Biotechnology’ by Dr. Samir Damare, Scientist at National Institute of Oceanography as a part of PEP activity on 24th June, 2015.


e) Organized a Guest lecture on ‘Importance of Nanotechnology’ by Dr. TeotoneVaz, Associate Professor at St. Xavier’s College of Arts & Science as a part of PEP activity on 22nd July, 2015.


f) Organized a medical talk cum camp on 2nd December, 2015 by Dr, Abel DaCosta, psychiatrist, JMU hospital Porvorim