Career guidance workshop was organized on 1st May 2018 for students of commerce stream.38 students & 15 karyakarta palakas attended this workshop. The session started with real life experiences of two karyakarta palakas which emphasized on the importance of hard work while managing both job & studies simultaneously.
Workshop covered different professional courses ( CA,CA & CMA ) in the commerce field in detail & profile of the student to suit them. It emphasized on the sincerity, family support & emotional strength required to opt for these courses. Self Financing courses (BMS,BAF & BBI ) which are more industry oriented were also discussed. These courses help in improving presentation & debating skills apart from industry orientation. Information about different diploma/ certificate courses ( Financial Management, Taxation, supply chain, Travel & tourism & Human Resource ) which can be undertaken with/ after graduation was given. Most of these diplomas can be pursued along with job since lectures for the same are conducted on weekends only. The various courses which offer the masters degree in the field of social work, training the special children & non formal education, which are offered by various reputed institutes , were explored.
The importance of competitive exams like Banks, Railways & staff selection etc. was emphasized & students were advised to enroll for the coaching sessions conducted by VSM team along with one professional institute imparting training in the same field. The information about the availability of part time/full time job opportunity with few firms dealing in taxation, Accounting & different investment avenues, was given which can help students to earn while learning. The session ended with the sharing of experiences of few students who have undergone coaching for competitive exams