Don Bosco College, Yellagiri Hills
An ISO 9001 : 2015 certified institution

(Affiliated to Thiruvalluvar University)

Guezou Nagar, Athanavoor, Yelagiri Hills.

Vellore District, Tamil Nadu 635853

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Career Guidance Program

Posted On : 08 Aug 2019

 

Introduction:

Don Bosco College (Co-Ed) and Don Bosco Vazhikaatti, chennai conducted Career Guidance Program on 12th July 2019 under the guidance of Fr. Thaddeus SDB, Principal and Fr. Kasi Sagayaraj, Vice Principal.

Preparation:

Career guidance programme was organized by DBC-CGPC (Career Guidance Placement Cell) and the whole programme was facilitated by Don Bosco Vazhikaatti Chennai

Executive Members

Rev. Dr. Thaddeus, Principal Don Bosco College

Rev. Fr. Sagayaraj KL, Vice Principal

Invited Team

Rev.Fr. Andrews Stephen Raj SDB DB, Vazhikaatti Chennai

Mr. Levin Pushparaj, Vazhikaatti Chennai.

Mr. Nirmal Kumar, Vazhikaatti Chennai.

Fig 1. Members name list

Participants:

The Final year students from all the departments (UG) participated in the program.

Proceedings:

The Career Guidance Program started at 9.15 am in the Jubilee Hall. Asst. Professor Mr. Karthik welcomed the invited people, Management, Placement In- charges and the students. Rev. Fr. Sagayaraj KL, Vice Principal addressed about the importance of the event stating about the importance of Job and the requirements available to it. Rev. Dr. Thaddeus, Principal inaugurated the Placement Cell and delivered the keynote address. He mentioned the different job opportunities and the ways to achieve it starting with the importance of NPCC (Next Preferred Choice of Career).

Mr. Shinoj Robert, the Placement Coordinator displayed the Annual Placement Calendar for the year 2019.

 

Three sessions were handled on the day classified batch vise. Sessions are based on the prepared schedule.

Division

09.30 - 11.00

BREAK

11.20 – 1.00

LUNCH

1.45 - 03.15

03.15 - 04.15

Batch 1

Profile Creation & Branding - LLP

11.00 - 11.20

Creativity & Management - DNK

1.00- 01.45

Careers After Graduation - MJP

Interview Skills & Evaluation

Batch 2

Creativity & Management - DNK

Careers After Graduation - MJP

Profile Creation & Branding - LLP

Batch 3

Careers After Graduation - MJP

Profile Creation & Branding - LLP

Creativity & Management - DNK

 Fig 2.  Program Schedule

We carried out activities of self introduction, understand self and understand career. Students were given hands on training based on the activities of identifying uniqueness, strength and weakness, roles and responsibilities, family relationships etc. On the same day, the program focus on choosing the career as a part of the content as (My Choice of Career). IT is based on the regular activity of placement Drive in the college, NPCC (Next Preferred Choice of Career). Attendance was maintained per sessions. The program was concluded by  4:00 PM with the valedictory address by Prof. Karthik and concluded by Prof. Shinoj Robert.

Student Classifications

S.no

Department

Stream

Venue

1

CS, MAT

Stream 1

Conference Hall

2

CA-A, CA-B

Steam 2

Exam Hall

3

CO, MS, EN

Stream 3

Jubilee Hall

Fig 3.  Venue and the session

Feedback: (students)

  1. The Students expressed their satisfaction that they were able to get the idea about the career.
  2. The Students come to know about the importance of job and the approaches to it.
  3. It helps a lot to them starting with preparing a resume and tips to decorate it with ideas.
  4. The students were made a provision to give online feedback.

Follow up Actions

  1. Attendance were taken session wise, the absentees for the particular session were noted and informed to the respective heads of the department.
  2. The absentee for the session were asked to be intimated on the day of parents meet.
  3. The NPCC need to be mapped with the student interest after this program.
  4. Feedback to generate from the MOODLE.

 

Conclusion

This Program has opened the opportunities to get to know what would be the questions the companies will be asking and about the self employment opportunities in and around the campus. It has given them some insights to prepare and to choose the career after the graduation.