Major General Md. Mustafizur Rahman, Director General of Drug Administration, Mr. Miun Uddin Mazumder, Managing Director, Sanofi Bangladesh Ltd along with Professor Dr. Yousuf Mahabubul Islam, Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University at the closing ceremony of DIU Pharma Career Expo 2019: 10 years Celebration of Pharmacy Department.
DIU Pharma Career Expo 2019: 10 years Celebration of Pharmacy Department ended today (Sunday) on April 28, 2019 at 71 Milonayoton of Daffodil International University in the capital. Department of Pharmacy of Daffodil International University (DIU) organized this 2- day long DIU Pharma Career Expo 2019 from 27-28 April 2019.
Major General Md. Mustafizur Rahman, Director General of Drug Administration was present a the closing ceremony as the chief guest. Mr. Miun Uddin Mazumder, Managing Director, Sanofi Bangladesh Ltd was present as special guest in the program. Professor Dr. Yousuf Mahabubul Islam, Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University presided over the program. The closing ceremony was also addressed by Prof. Dr. Md. Ekramul Haque and Dr. Sharif Mohammad Shaheen, Head, Department of Pharmacy of Daffodil International University. Prof. Dr. Ahmed Ismail Mostafa, Dean, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences and other faculty members were present at the closing ceremony.
2 day long DIU Pharma Career Expo includes Seminar, Workshop, Round Table Discussion, Career Talk Show, Exhibition and project display. A total of 15 pharmaceutical industries are participating in this Career Expo.
A series of seminar titled “Employability 360 in Pharma–Sector”, “Pharma Product Management in Bangladesh” and “Professional employability in Pharma –sector” will be held where industry leaders and Professional Experts will share their experience and provide guide line for the new comers in this sector.
While addressing as the chief guest Major General Md. Mostafizur Rahman said that pharmacy sector has been contributing a lot in our economy. We earn Tk. 200 crore foreign currency in 2016-17 year and in 2017-18 year we earn Tk. 3600 crore. Here’s a lot of employment opportunity also. Pharmacy graduate can also build career in marketing to supply chain management. So, Pharmacy education is gaining popularity day by day among the students. He added.
Major General Md. Mostafizur Rahman urged the students to continue their learning process every day as there is no bound to learn.
Addressing as the special guest Mr. Md. Muin Uddin Mazumder said that pharmacy career is not limited into home but it outstretched around the world. Lot of Bangladeshi talented guys already successful in pharmacy sector in abroad. Career opportunity is also increasing in pharmacy sector of Bangladesh. He gave example of himself and said, he was entered in pharmacy career as an officer. From then he is now a managing director of a company.
He also said to the students that you have to fix your career at this moment. Here is opportunity to become a researcher to HR manager. So choice is yours. Please make decision and prepare yourself.