Industrial Visit of France Boyer De La Giroday SSS Girls
On Friday 15th March 2019, around 30 students of France Boyer De La Giroday SSS Girls visited the MOI in the context of a Career Education Programme in Secondary Schools organised by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research.
The main aim of the visit was to apprise the students of the research activities undertaken at the MOI as well as to guide, counsel and advise students on educational as training possibilities and employment opportunities in oceanography. Dr. Manvendra Singh, Research Scientist welcomed the students and gave a description on the role and functions of the MOI as the technical of the Government. Mrs. Khishma Modoosoodun-Nicolas, Associate Research Scientist, then made a presentation on the research projects of the Institute and career prospects in oceanography. This was followed by a guided tour in the different laboratories with an in-depth description by the MOI scientists.