Kolkata, July 20 (IBNS): St. Michael’s Institute of Leadership Education (SMILE) on Tuesday introduced undergraduate courses in the field of bio science here in Kolkata.
SMILE which is under the aegis of St. Michael’s Academy, a high secondary school under West Bengal Board, joined hands with Southern Institute of Medical Sciences (SIMS) to provide undergraduate courses in fields like biotechnology, bioinformatics and genetics.
SIMS College of Nursing Principal P. Padmasree added to the list by saying, “We will also offer through SMILE, vocational courses such as nursing, MLT (Medical Laboratory Technician) and X-Ray technician.”
South Asian Environment Forum Chairman Dipayan Dey, who is an honorary adviser to SMILE, said, “We measure our performance by our students’ excellence in academic and cultural activities coupled with an enduring interest to discovery.”
(Reporting by Arnab Chakraborty)