Saraswati Online.Com organized a Parents’ Meet on 20th July, 2019 at Rotary Sadan, Kolkata. Students currently studying MBBS abroad and Parents attended the Meet. The meeting started with a welcome address following which, Mr. Atanu Mukherjee, Vice President, Operations talked about Saraswati Online.Com and its other venture, Saraswati Online.Com Academy, where specialized training is provided for NEET and JEE exams. Mr. Ashok Kumar, Vice President, Sales and Marketing announced the opening of a new office of Saraswati Online.Com in Delhi. Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor of Saraswati Online.Com then addressed the gathering and talked about the organization and the journey of SOLC so far. Dr. Shiva Shankar Bhadra, alumni of Dali University and SOLC shared his experiences in China and talked about his life and career at present. Mr. Monirul Haque from Sangen International, Bangladesh talked about Medical education in Bangladesh. The current students then shared their experiences at their respective countries and talked about life at their universities. Mr. Sandip Singh talked about Medical education in Ukraine, Ms. Katrina from Ukraine threw some light on Bogomolets University and the system of studies there. Dr. Andriichuk Vitali, Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Head Professor of Anatomy of Vinnitsia National Medical University, Ukraine talked about the scheme of studies in his University. The parents of the current students talked about their feelings about the organization and shared their experiences so far. The speeches were followed by an open house and then the programme ended with a sumptuous lunch.
The Graduation Ceremony for the batch Graduating in 2019 was organized by @jinan_university on 25th June, 2019.
The Ceremony was divided into 2 parts-
1. Red Carpet Procession
2. Graduation Night Gala
Students from 2014 MBBS participated in the Red-Carpet Procession along with Dr. Pallavi (Professor for MBBS and CM) and Mr. Bernard Jackson, Saraswati Online.Com coordinator placed at China.
The Red-Carpet Procession was led by Professor Ethan Deng, the Party Secretary, followed by the Students of International School along with the Teachers.
The Graduation Night Gala comprised of a number of performances including dance, choir singing by teachers and students and other performances.
Saraswati Online.Com organized a Sino-Indian Friendship Meet on 25th June, 2019 at JW Marriott, Kolkata. The meet was attended by the delegation from Dali University led by Prof. Li Xiaobing, Vice President, Dali University, The alumni doctors who graduated the International MBBS programme, a joint initiative by Saraswati Online.Com and Dali University. The meet was also graced by the presence of Mr. Zha Liyou, Consul General, P.R. China and renowned personnel from healthcare and academia. Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli presided the meet.
Delegation from Dali University led by Prof. Li Xiaobing, Vice President of Dali University accompanied by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor, Saraswati Online.Com attended a meeting at Indian Medical Association headquarter in Delhi.
On 2nd June, 2019 fifty-seven parents representing twenty nine students gathered together at Bhubaneswar for the annual students’ and parents’ meet hosted by SaraswatiOnline.com India limited. The meeting was addressed by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor of SaraswatiOnline.Com and Mr. Saroj Mahanti, director of the Bhubaneshwar office. The parents and staff deliberated on various issues including the service of care provided to the students through the course of their education. The parents were extremely pleased with the system of academic as well as pastoral care set up by SaraswatiOnline.Com. There were discussions on how most students graduating through Saraswati Online.Com have done incredibly well, passing MCI in the first attempt. Many have gone into their master’s degree and have completed their MD/MS. A few have already gone to the doctoral level of study that is MCH/DM.
Parents of students who graduated eons ago came to show their camaraderie and respect towards the organisation. A student from Orissa, Debashis Sahu appeared for the MCI in December and cleared with a score of 184 out of 300. He is a graduate of Nanchang University, PR China. His parents were present at the meeting although he could not make it. Another student though, namely Prosenjit Swine attended the meeting. He had also appeared for the MCI in December and scored 183 on 300 in his first attempt. He is a graduate of Southern Medical University, PR China. The evening ended with the giving out of congratulatory certificates to such students who passed the MCI screening test on their first attempt.
The support and love given by the parents were warmly welcomed by the Saraswati Online.Com management, it renewed their sprit and their faith that they were on the right path.
SaraswatiOniine.Com organized an Alumni meet for the MBBS doctors who graduated International MBBS Program at P. R. China through Saraswati 0nline.Com. The event took place on 31st May, 2019 from 07:00 pm onwards at Hotel Daspalla, Hyderabad Rd Number 37, C8! Colony, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-33.
The purpose of the alumni association of SaraswatiOnline.Com is to provide a platform to the alumni doctors for rendering socially useful healthcare services to the underprivileged sections particularly and the society at large. The doctors are already individually connected to many socially beneficial services and this association will further enable them to promote their cause.
The program was presided over by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor, Saraswati Online.Com and was attended by alumni students of SarawatiOnline.Com, who are now well placed in the healthcare sector around the country, many have also completed their master degree.
Alumni members included Dr. Pavan Kumar Myeni, alumni of Southwest Medical University who has completed his master degree in Anesthesiology and is currently working as a Consultant at Pace Hospital, Hyderbad. Dr .Sandeep Kumar Mucherla also an alumni of Southwest Medical University who also completed his master degree in Anesthesiology and is working at Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, Dr . Vemuri Gopala Krishna, alumni of Southwest Medical University, working as IPDRG at Auditor Primara Medical Techonology, Madhapura. The list also included alumni from Dali University including Dr . K . Hari Kumar, who completed his Masters in Pharamacology, and is working as Medical Advisor at Critical Research Organization, Hyderabad, Dr . Issac .T working as Duty Doctor at Shenoi Hospital, Secunderbad, Dr . Mahesh Mareddy who completed his Masters in Emergency Medicine, working as Consultant in Emergency Medicine at OEN Hospital, Hyderabad, and Dr . Pavan Kumar Kanchupadu, Diploma in Emergency Medicine, working as an Emergency Physician at Narayana Multi-Speciality Hospital, Hyderabad.
Renowned doctors and personnel from the healthcare sector including Dr. Vithal Rao ,Consultant Ophthalmologist, who is also a parent of a present student of SaraswatiOnline.Com, Dr. Sudhakar Reddy K, HOD & Consultant department of emergency medicine, Max Cure Hospitals, President SEMI Telangana and CEO-VHR Educational Society, Dr. Vakati Sreedhar Managing Director, Remedies Labs and Dr.G.Rajasekhar, Managing Director Sriroop Cosmetic Surgery and CosmetoIogy Center attended the program. The meet was also attended by Ms. Vanita Ganguli, CEO, Saraswati Online.Com and Dr. Uttam Udayan, Vice Dean Medical Education Department, Saraswati Online.Com.
Seeing the involvement of the alumni members in Emergency Medicine, the Chief Mentor at the Meet suggested to explore the possibilities of starting a Mobile Emergency healthcare Unit and the alumni association of SaraswatiOnline.Com will be responsible for the services and will receive full support from SaraswatiOnline.Com in association with renowned hospitals which offer similar services in their respective areas.
“WHAT’S NEXT 2019 – Shillong, Meghalaya”
SaraswatiOnline.Com organized career guidance workshop for science stream students at various schools in Shillong. Few prominent schools are given below:
- Anthony Higher Secondary School, Don Bosco Rd, Laitumkhrah, Shillong, Meghalaya
- Gorkha Pathshala Higher Secondary School, GS Rd, Upper Mawprem, Garikhana, Shillong, Meghalaya
- Laban Bengalee Boys’ Higher Secondary School, Streamlet Road Shillong, Laban, Shillong, Meghalaya
- Jailroad Boys’ Higher Secondary School, Police Reserve, Shillong, Meghalaya
- Lady Kean Girls’ Higher Secondary School, Secretariat Hills, Shillong, Meghalaya
The workshop started with an Ice breaking session with the students which included fun question and answers sessions.
The ice breaking sessions were followed by thorough session with presentation and one to one discussion about career guidance for Science students. The students were informed about the prospects of MBBS. Details of the procedures of taking admissions and requirements for admission into MBBS courses such as marks requirement in the Higher Secondary or equivalent examinations were discussed with the students.
There are many countries which are preferred by Indian students if they want to study MBBS abroad. Details about MBBS in China, MBBS in Philippines, MBBS in Ukraine, MBBS in Bangladesh were shared with the students
The session is followed by a written quiz contest. All the students present in the workshop participate in the quiz contest.
The students were given participation certificates at the end of each workshop and the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners of the quiz competitions received their prizes a week later at the schools’ Assembly.