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Prof. S.K. Joshi Laboratory Excellence Award

Oct 03, 2021 00:18 IST

Quality Council of India (QCI) launched the Prof. S.K. Joshi Laboratory Excellence Award amidst eminent dignitaries from Government & Industry.

This is country's first-of-its-kind Laboratory Excellence Award.

This Award has been instituted to promote Laboratory Quality and performance improvement in the country.

Late Prof. S.K. Joshi was a luminary in the field of Science and Academica.

Prof. Joshi made a significant contribution in improving scientific research in India by serving as President-INSA, D--CSIR, Director-NPL and Chairman-NABL.

Prof. Joshi was felicitated with Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri, CV Raman Medal of INSA and several other prestigious awards.

There are three Trophies (Gold, Silver, Bronze) in each category of Laboratory (Testing, Medical and Calibration) accompanied with cash award.

The 5 stages of assessment by Technical Expert Committee (TEC) are Application Document Evaluation, Physical/Virtual Presentation, Site Assessment/Verification, Reference check and Jury evaluation.