Winning the odds

“In the hope of securing a medical seat, I went to Kota after Standard XII to prepare for MBBS. However, I wasn’t able to get through the exam and pursuing a medical degree from a private college was not feasible for me either. So as per the conventional norms, I went on to pursue a Bachelor’s in Pharmaceutical Sciences from MIT, Pune. There is a general belief that anyone who pursues a degree in this subject is destined to become a pharmacist which I found…



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