Sadakathullah Appa College

(An Autonomous Institution)

THE ACTIVITIES OF THE CAREER GUIDANCE AND PLACEMENT CELL

CAREER GUIDANCE AND PLACEMENT CELL - 2013-2014

The Career Guidance and Placement Cell has been very active and vibrant this academic year. It has organized vivaciously a series of porgrammes and off-campus drives this year also. It has conducted many useful programmes such as

2.College Sponsored Seminars

Sl.No.

Title of the programme

Resource Person

Venue & Date

No. of students participated

1

“Soft Skills & Placement training for Students’ Union Representatives”

Mr. Nishant Telang, GM, Keymind Learning India Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

e- Conference Hall, 14.08.13

29

2

Aptitude Handling Techniques

Mr. Marriappan, Manager, Time Institute,Tirunelveli

New Computer Lab, 14.08.13

45

3

Interview Tips

Mr. Marriappan, Manager, Time Institute, Tirunelveli

Seminar Hall,14.08.13

80

4

A training programme in Fabric painting, Stone Work and Fur doll making for girl students.

S.Chellammal Fevicryl Expert & Teacher, Pidilite Industries Ltd., Chennai

Seminar Hall, 17.09.13

126

A five-day workshop on Entrepreneur Development for the faculty members, jointly organized by the Entrepreneur and Incubation cell and career guidance and placement cell of Manonmaniam Sundaranar University was held at our college from 16.12.13 to 20.12.13. The executive members of the Career Guidance and Placement Cell of our college took care of the proceedings. Two to four technical sessions were conducted each day with a total of sixteen sessions for five days. Clarion and Nihaarika Skill Developers (Recruiter for Kompsos) jointly organized an off-campus recruitment drive in our college for the posts of Analyst and Designer on 29.09.13. Companies like Kompsos, Clarion, Blender, CTSC, TSC, Java, Red hat and Linux participated in the drive to get suitable and competent employees for their concerns. The 266 participants were B.Com, B.Com (CA), B.C.A , B.Sc (CS) , B.Sc (IT) , B.E. and B.Tech graduates from Tirunelveli, Tuticorin and Kanyakumari districts who completed their degrees in the year 2013. The registration was done free of cost. The salary for the selected candidates is around Rs.1.75 lakh per annum. 90 candidates were selected for the second round. The Placement Cell of our college and Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) a Multi National company organized an off campus drive as a jointventure on Apri 03.04.14 and 04.04.14. All the final year UG students those who complete their degree in the academic year 2013-2014 attended the interview. Students from various colleges and universities of the state participated and benefitted.