Date: 3rd October, 2023
Time: 2 PM onwards
Venue: Seminar Hall, School of Nursing (NIU)
Total No. of participants: 120
The Chief Patron for the workshop was Dr. Devesh Kumar Singh, Hon’ble Chairman, NIU. He is an educationist and an academic leader with the vision, belief, value, understanding and work legacy of quality Education.
The Chief Patron for the workshop was Dr. Vikram Singh, Hon’ble Chancellor, NIU. He is an academic leader with the vision, conviction, appreciation, knowledge, and work legacy of high-quality education.
The Patron for the workshop was Prof. (Dr.) Uma Bhardwaj, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, NIU. She is a leader in higher education with the vision, conviction, appreciation, knowledge, and work ethic of great education.
The Patron for the workshop was Prof. (Dr.) Parsanjeet Kumar, Hon’ble Pro Vice Chancellor, NIU. He is an educationist and an efficient academic leader with a keen focus on Research and publication development.
Prof. (Dr.) Dipak Sethi Director School of Nursing, as the Convenor welcomed the dignitaries and encouraged all the participants.
The Guest Speaker for the Event was Mr. Arto Haimakainen (director of international recruitment), Ms. Elisa Vepsalainen (Director of business operations attendo/silkroard), Mr. Simon Alisch (recruitment marketing director), Mr.Ajay raina (COO & Director NSDCI), Mr. Vikas Yadav (director global services LLP). They explaining about their organization NSDC is a public-private partnership organization in India that was created to promote and facilitate skill development initiatives in the country. (NSDCI) has played an essential role in enabling International Workforce Mobility (IWM) through targeted engagements with foreign governments and partnering for dedicated training programs to create opportunities in foreign countries. They counsel the students by assisting them in identifying their career interests and goals.
Ojective: The main objective of the programme was to provide career guidance and counseling to students by assisting them in identifying their career interests and goals and opportunities with potential employers.
Activities and Highlights:
Career Counseling Sessions: The event commenced with interactive sessions conducted by experienced counselors. These sessions aimed to help students understand their interests, strengths, and career options available in various fields. The counselors provided personalized guidance and answered students’ queries regarding different career paths. These sessions’ facilitated interactions, allowing students to inquire about job opportunities, internships etc. The placement drive included networking sessions where students could directly engage with NSDC. A job fair was organized as part of the placement drive, inviting the Students had the chance to submit their resumes, interact with recruiters, and participate in on-the-spot interviews.
Outcome and Impact:
Increased Awareness: The career counseling and placement drive helped students gain awareness about various career paths, industries, and job opportunities, enabling them to make informed decisions about their future.
Placement Drive: The placement drive provided students with opportunities to connect with employers, learn about job openings, and secure internships or full-time employment. Many students received job offers or further opportunities for the recruitment process.
Student Satisfaction: Feedback from participating students indicated high satisfaction levels with the event. They appreciated the guidance received and felt more confident about their career choices and prospects.
The career counseling and placement drive successfully fulfilled its objectives by providing students with valuable career guidance, enhancing their employability skills, and connecting them with potential employers. The event played a significant role in empowering students to make informed decisions about their future and navigate the transition from education to employment. Such initiatives are crucial for preparing students to meet the demands of the competitive job market and achieve their career aspirations.