Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Works Ltd. was established on April 12, 1901, with an objective of making available quality medicines at affordable prices, by eminent scientist & entrepreneur Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray which is the first Chemical & Pharmaceutical Company in India.
Tweet India Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. is being headed by Mr. A. K. Arora, who is backed up by his more than 35 years practical and successful experiences of Pharmaceutical Industry and has given his precious and valuable guidance in formulating latest strategies which is followed by many Pharmaceutical Companies, and has been the milestone for the Pharmaceutical Industries.
CSIR - Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata, a premier scientific organization under the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research poised to make an impact in understanding the chemistry of life, finally removing the veil of mystery around life. The spin-offs are bound to have a major impact on the health scenario of the nation. Today by its mandate, CSIR-IICB is engaged in research on diseases and certain biological problems of global interest.
CGHS Kolkata has 18 allopathic dispensaries. Besides a polyclinic provides specialist services in Pediatrics, General Medicine, and Gynecology & Obstetrics. There is also a Dental Surgeon and an Optometrist located in the polyclinic providing services to the beneficiaries. There are two Homoeopathy, one Unani and one Ayurveda units providing respective services. Five Pathological laboratories attached to one each in four dispensaries and the polyclinic are also providing services.
Bharat Serums and Vaccines Limited (BSV) was founded by Dr. Vinod G. Daftary in 1971 to pursue the goal of introducing specialized healthcare products to meet the needs of a quality conscious market. The Company today researches, develops, manufactures, and markets injectable biological, pharmaceutical, and biotech products.
Railway Recruitment Board, initially was known as 'Railway Service Commission' but in January 1985 it was renamed as Railway Recruitment Board. These were the small’s beginnings which is due course developed into a network of railway lines all over the country. By 1880 the Indian Railway system had a route mileage of about 9000 miles. INDIAN RAILWAYS, the premier transport organization of the country is the largest rail network in Asia and the world’s second largest under one management.
During that time with the help and support of Dr. B.C. Roy an eminet physician and then chief minister of West Bengal, the foundation of the present day Chittaranjan Cancer Hospital(CCH) was laid.The hospital was formally inaugurated by Prof.
To trace the history of Jadavpur University is to trace a part of India’s freedom movement, at least from the Swadeshi Movement onwards. It was 1905 -1906. Bengal stood divided. The times were feverish. The hegemony of the British establishment had to be challenged. Education had to play a new role in this changed scenario. It had to become a new form of resistance through which the emergent nationalist spirit could be propagated. With this in mind the National Council of Education (NCE) came into being.
The Government of India, through the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), and based on the recommendation of Scientific Advisory Council to the Prime Minister, decided to create five undergraduate science universities. One of them is located at Kolkata and was started from 2006. Named as the INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (IISER), these IISERs are designed to reach the prestigious position in the global setting that IISc, IIMs and IITs presently enjoy.
CSIR - CCMB is a premier constituent research Institute of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), conducting research in frontier areas of modern biology. The objectives of the Centre are to conduct high quality basic research and training in the areas of modern biology, and promote centralized national facilities for new and modern techniques in the inter-disciplinary areas of biology.