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Meet MS in Pharm Sci, Mina Akter

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Mina Akter

• Where are you from?

I’m from Bangladesh, Dhaka, in Southern Asia. 

• Give your background or any other personal thing you want to share.

I am completing my master’s degree in pharmaceutical sciences at South Dakota State University.  

• Why did you choose SDSU for your master’s degree? 

I chose South Dakota State University mainly because the course of curriculum is well-developed and organized. All faculty members are friendly and cooperative.

• What do you like about SDSU and Brookings so far?

What I like the most about SDSU is this university offers various opportunities such as  transformational research, international experiences, sustainability and entrepreneurship initiatives, internships and mentoring, and a broad range of student life and leadership opportunities. Brookings is a peaceful and quiet place to live.

• Where do you want to go after you get your master’s degree?

I want to enroll in a Ph.D. program for enhancing my knowledge in my interesting research after completing my master’s degree.