PLACEMENT CELL ACTIVITIES   (SESSION  2019-20 )

             

     JULY 2019

1.     Vocational Guidance Week

“Vocational Guidance Week” was celebrated in the college on 23rd July, 2019. On this occasion a counselling session was organised by Placement Cell in collaboration with District Employment Exchange , Panchkula. 84 final year students participated in this program and got benefitted. Senior officials from District Employment Exchange , Panchkula addressed the students and guided them about the type of vocational courses they can enter into depending upon their subjects. The students were also informed about the jobs available to them after completing a particular type of vocational course. The program was coordinated by members of placement cell team.

   AUGUST 2019

 

2.     Counselling Session on “ Industrial Training”

A counselling session on Industrial Training was organised under Placement Cell on 22nd August, 2019. The program was conducted by “Excellence Industrial Training Institute” Panchkula which provides training to the students under NSDL course under Prime Minister’s Yojana. Ms. Taruna Rawal from EITI interacted with the students and discussed about benefits of taking Industrial Training and job opportunities available under NSDL course. She also guided the students about internship training and placement services provided by EITI in different sectors. This program was attended by 53 students from various streams, who actively interacted with the speaker and asked their queries regarding the mentioned scheme.

3.     District Level ROZGAR MELA

District Level “ROZGAR MELA” was organised by District Employment Exchange, Panchkula in collaboration with Govt. P.G. College Sector- 1, Panchkula on 27th August, 2019. On this occasion, senior officials from District Employment Exchange addressed the students and gave information on EDP Training, Financial Assistance Schemes, Prime Minister Employment generation programme, loan facility and employment options available in various sectors. Sixteen companies arrived at GC Sector -1 College campus and conducted interviews for different jobs. Thirty students of different streams from our college attended this program. They got themselves registered with District Employment Exchange, Panchkula and also appeared for interview under various companies. The students were accompanied by placement cell team members Dr. Kiran Bala and  Dr. Aparna Sharma. 

 

SEPTEMBER  2019

 

4.      WORKSHOP ON “PREPARATION OF CIVIL SERVICES EXAMS” ORGANISED BY CAREER GUIDANCE AND PLACEMENT CELL

 A 12 days workshop on “ Preparation of Civil Services Exams” was organized by Career Guidance and Placement cell at Govt. P.G. College for Women, Sector-14, Panchkula from September 16th  to September 30th , 2019  in collaboration with Raj Malhotra’s IAS Study Group, Chandigarh. The main objective of the workshop was to make the students aware about the preparation for the prestigious civil services exam, to boost the confidence level of students and assist them in preparing for their career pursuits. Workshop was attended by 60 students from all streams i.e. Arts, Science and Commerce. Professional Experts from Raj Malhotra’s IAS Study Group such as Mr. Raj Malhotra, Mr. Maninder Singh, Ms. Samriti, Mr. Raghav, Mr. Aakash, Ms. Megha, Mr. Vishal and Mr. Jansher discussed various aspects of civil services exam. They guided  the students with tips for clearing papers in preliminary exam, ideas to clear main exam with high marks, how to select the optional paper, how to be effective in Personality test i.e. Interview, how to read newspapers, how to cover NCERT syllabus etc. The workshop invoked the participants regarding their career pursuance in the competitive environment.

Major highlights of the workshop were:

1.      Discussion on exam syllabus & pattern and preparation strategies.

2.      Special talks on recent developments in Science & Technology, Economy, Polity and various aspects of Geography, History & Professional ethics.

3.       Sessions by eminent faculty on how to master current affairs by interlinking different streams.

It can be conclude that this workshop provided a way to create an intensive educational experience in a short span of time for the maximum benefit of the students.

 

5.     Extension  lectures organised with Department of Geography

 

Placement cell in collaboration with Department of Geography, organised two extension lectures on 28th September, 2019, on the topics Basis of Remote Sensing and Applications of Remote Sensing. Dr. Anup Kumar, Senior Scientist HARSAC Hisar, presently working at Panchkula in Department of science and technology, delivered the lectures. Students  were enlightened by the Applications of Remote Sensing Geology and Geomorphology. The detailed knowledge was given by imageries, power points and by showing working models of satellites. Principal Mrs. Indira Goyal appreciated for organising this type of activity and said that organising such lectures will shape the future of the students. On this occasion, Head of Deptt.  Dr. Veena Rani and Ms. Meenu Rani with other staff members were present. 90 undergraduate students of Geography attended these lectures  and got benefitted.

 

 

6.     Extension  lectures organised with Department of Physics

 

Placement cell in collaboration with Department of Physics, organised two extension lectures  on 30th  September, 2019, on the topics Review of Solar Cells and Fundamentals of  Nanomaterials. The topics are from the syllabus of  B.Sc  classes. Resource person Dr. Manish Kumar Kashyap from Department of Physics Kurukshetra University Kurukshetra, explained about solar cell materials and nanomaterials and their applications. These are very advance materials and creating a new revolution in energy pr, oduction field. Students can pursue  research in these fields as there is lot of to be discovered in these fields. Total 103 students of B.Sc. (N.M) classes attended the extension lectures and got benefitted. Principal Mrs. Indira Goyal,    Mrs. Indu Bala, Dr. Ranjeet Singh, Mr. Aman and Dr. B.D. Arya graced this occasion.

 

 

OCTOBER  2019

 

7.     Extension  lectures organised with Department of Psychology

 

Placement  cell in collaboration with Department of Psychology, organised two extension lectures in Psychology on 9th October, 2019 from 10.00 a.m to 12.00 p.m in Room no. 407. Sh. H.C. Gupta chairman of Shree Kailash Mansarovar Sewa Samiti, Panchkula delivered lectures on the topics of Stress Management and Health Psychology. Total 67 students were present in these lectures. Dr. Savita Dhull, Dr. Sunita (Psychology Department) and Dr. Bharti Chhikara (Geography Department) were also present in these lectures.

 

 

 NOVEMBER  2019

 

8.     Counselling Session by Start up Incubator Centre

Counselling session on Entrepreneurship Development was organised in the college on 09th November, 2019. Ms. Rupali from Startup Incubator Centre, Govt. College Sector 1 Panchkula delivered a talk and interacted with the students on business ideas and entrepreneurship development. 27 students of different streams (B.Com I, B.Sc I Med, B.Sc III N.M) participated in this program and got benefitted. The program was coordinated by members of placement cell team.

 

 

JANUARY  2020

9.     Extensional Lecture on Vocational Guidance

An extension lecture on “Vocational Guidance” was organised in the college on 22nd Janaury, 2020. On this occasion District Employment Officer, Panchkula   Mrs. Mamta Boora, Dr. Reetika and Mr. Surender Pal Singh from AMITY Chandigarh interacted with the students and guided them about the type of vocational courses they can choose after graduation, depending upon their subjects. The students were also informed about the jobs available to them after completing a particular type of vocational course. Total 107 students from B.Sc. Med. III, B.Sc. Med. II, B.Com III and BBA I participated in the program and got benefitted. The program was coordinated by members of placement cell team.

 

10.                       Extension Lectures on “Career Options and Research Areas for B.Sc. Medical students”

The cut throat competition at all levels in the job market demands a support system that enables the students of an institution to not only attain the academic excellence but to find a comfortable placement in life. With this objective, special coaching classes on “Career Options and Research Areas for B.Sc. Medical students” were organised by Department of Zoology in collaboration with Placement Cell, from 23rd January to 25th January 2020.        Dr. Bindu, Assistant Professor of Zoology from Govt. College Kalka was the speaker on this occasion. On the first day she discussed about various job options available to students after completion of B.Sc (Med.) with main emphasis on Career in Forestry. On second day she gave detailed information about areas of higher studies for medical students and research opportunities in the fields of Physiological Sciences and Genetic Engineering. On the third day her main focus was to develop entrepreneur skills among the students. She elaborated on how the students can establish self business in the fields of Economic Zoology such as vermicomposting, fish farming, bee keeping, poultry etc. In addition, she also explained the scope of research in Bioinformatics and Biotechnology in relation to Economic Zoology. This program was attended by 62 students from B.Sc Med. I, II and III who actively interacted with the speaker and asked their queries. Principal, Mrs. Indira Goyal motivated the students, saying that, well planned and organized career counseling at the institutional level is helpful for student's career progression.

 

11.                      Extension  lectures organised with Department of Mathematics

Placement cell in collaboration with Department of Mathematics, organised two extension lectures  on 24th January, 2020. Dr. Neela Pawar, Associate professor, MCM DAV College for Women,  Sector 36A Chandigarh explained about the “ Mathematics and Careers” and “Applications of Mathematics” in various fields. She interacted about the higher studies and research fields in Mathematics. Total 130 students from B.Sc, BA and B.Com attended the extension lecture and got benefited. Principal, Mrs. Indira Goyal graced the occasion and motivated the students for higher studies in Mathematics and discussed application of Mathematics in different aspects of life.

 

FEBRUARY  2020  

12.                       Pre- Placement Training held at Govt. P.G. College Sector- 1 Panchkula.

A Pre-Placement Training Session was organised at Govt. P.G. College Sector- 1 Panchkula, under Career Guidance and Placement Cell from  03rd February to 05th February 2020. During this three days  program the students were given training in  areas like Resume Writing, Spoken English, Communication Skills, I T Skills, Presentation Skills, Effective use of Body Language, Facing Interviews, Confidence Building and Group Discussion etc. so as to prepare them for job interviews to be held on 12th and 13th Feb, 2020. Seventy final year  students from various streams i.e. B.Sc. (Medical) III, B.Sc. ( Non Medical) III, B.Com III, BCA III, B.A. III, M.Com.II and M.Sc.II (Home Science) participated in this program and got benefitted.

 

13.                      Job Fest held at Govt. P.G. College Sector- 1 Panchkula

Job fest was organised at Govt. P.G. College Sector- 1 Panchkula, under Career Guidance and Placement Cell from 12th February to 13th February 2020. During this two days program the students appeared in interviews conducted by 55 different companies in the campus of Govt. P.G. College Sector- 1 Panchkula. On 12th February the interviews were for Arts and Commerce students and on 13th February the interviews were conducted mainly for Science, Home Science and Computer Science students. Fifty nine final year students from various streams i.e. B.Sc. (Medical) III, B.Com III, BCA III, B.A. III, and M.Sc.II (Home Science) participated in this program and got benefitted.

 

14.                      Extension Lecture on “Career opportunities after graduation” by Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran (Mohali)

An extension on “Career opportunities after graduation” was organised under Placement Cell on 07th February, 2020. The program was conducted by Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran (Mohali) in which language trainer Mrs. Urmila Sharma explained about Spoken English and Communication Skills to the students. Mrs. Jagmeet interacted with the students on Time management and Stress management and also discussed about various higher education options available to student after graduation. This program was attended by 80 students from various streams i.e. B.Sc. (Medical) I, II, III, B.Sc. (Non Medical) III, B.Com III, BCA I and BBA III, who actively interacted with the speaker and asked their queries.

 

15. Extension lecture for BCA students on E Karma and Entrepreneur Development Program by startup incubator centre.

An Extension lecture on Haryana Government E Karma and Entrepreneur Development Program was organised by Placement Cell in collaboration with Start-up Incubator Centre, Govt. College,  Sector 1 Panchkula on 24th February, 2020. Mr. Ashok Vashist from Start-up Incubator Centre, Govt. College,  Sector 1 Panchkula interacted with the students and explained about 4-6 months free training provided by Haryana Govt. on latest software technologies for self employment. The training course will cover communication skills, Marketing skills on freelancing portals and technical skills. This program was attended by 20 students from BCA III and BCA II, who actively interacted with the speaker and asked their queries.

 

MARCH  2020

 16. Eligibility test for providing free training to students under E Karma and Entrepreneur Development Program

An Eligibility test for providing free training to students under Haryana Government E Karma and Entrepreneur Development Program was organised by Placement Cell in collaboration with Start-up Incubator Centre, Govt. College, Sector 1 Panchkula on 03rd March, 2020. Mr. Ashok Vashist and  Ms. Deepti Gupta from Start-up Incubator Centre, Govt. College, Sector 1 Panchkula interacted with the students and explained about 4-6 months free training provided by Haryana Govt. on latest software technologies for self employment. The training course will cover communication skills, Marketing skills on freelancing portals and technical skills. This program was attended by 77  final year students from various streams i.e. B.Sc. (Medical) III, B.Sc. (Non Medical) III, B.Com III, BCA III and BA III, who actively interacted with the speaker and asked their queries. A half an hour eligibility test was also conducted for students on the basis of which 29 final year students got qualified and selected for the above mentioned training program.

 

In charge

Placement Cell

GCW, Panchkula.

                                                   

PLACEMENT CELL ACTIVITIES (2018-19)

  August 2018

Ø  An aptitude test “Inquizitive Minds -2018” was organized from 9th Aug to 11th Aug 2018 in collaboration with Career Launcher Academy. It was the college level round in which around 350 students of final year of all the streams participated.

Ø  A career counseling session on “Latest technologies and Job Opportunities in the field of IT” for the final year students of all the streams was organized by Solitaire Infosys Mohali on 29th Aug 2018. A general aptitude test was also conducted through which the company shortlisted 42 students to have a hands on experience on its overseas projects.

 

September 2018

Ø   Extension lecture on “Succulent Plants and Career Options in the field of Horticulture” was organized for  B.Sc. (Med.) final year students by Department of  Botany. Dr. Nidhi from National Cactus and Botanic Garden, Panchkula was the speaker.

Ø  A 12 days workshop on Personality Development and General Aptitude was organized from 17th Sept. to 29th Sept. 2018 for final year students of all streams, in collaboration with Mind Tree Eduvation, Chandigarh.

Ø  Extension lecture on the topic “Global and Unique Fortuity” and “Persona management and soft skills” was organised by social science society on 28th Sept 2018.. Mr. Sianyam Goyal from Aptect Learning, Kalgidhar Enclave, Zirakpur was the speaker.

October 2018

Ø  An Extension lecture on “ Enterpreneurship” was  delivered by Mr. Akash Sharma from ITM  group of institutions, Delhi. Around 65 students from final year of all streams attended the lecture.

Ø  Dr. S. S. Hundal, Prof. and Head, Dept. of Zoology, Panjab Agriculture University, Ludhiana, delivered extension lectures on the topics “ Job opportunities after graduation” and “Emerging research areas in the field of life sciences”  to  B.Sc Med. students on 13th Oct. 2018.

January 2019

Ø  Two extension lectures on ‘Research Methodology in Tissue Culture’ and ‘Job   opportunities in the field of Biotechnology’ was organized by Botany Dept. on 08th January, 2019. Dr. Sunil Kumar from Dept. of Biotechnology GCM Sector11 Chandigarh was the speaker. 53 students of B.Sc (Med.) attended the lectures.

Ø  Three extension lectures on “ Computerized accounting : Tally applications” were delivered by Ms. Monica Gupta, Propriter,  DSS-35, Sector 19 Panchkula on 16th, 17th, and 18th Jan, 2019. The programme was organized by Commerce Dept. and 123 students from B.Com II participated in this.

Ø  Extension lectures on “Environmental Pollution and their harmful effects” and “Career in Environ mental Protection ” were delivered by Dr. Pinky Jangra, from Haryana  State Pollution Control Board, Panchkula on 23, Jan 2019. The programme was organized by Chemistry Dept. and 52 students from B.Sc. Med. and B.Sc. N.M stream  participated in this.

 

February 2019

Ø  A career counselling session on ‘BANKING OLYMPIAD’ (related to training for banking jobs) was organizd for final year students of all the streams on 5th feb 2019. This session was organized by Oberoi Educational Trust Chandigarh. The purpose of counselling session was to build the Interest and Knowledge of students in Banking Sector.  86 students from different streams participated in this event and got benefitted.

 

 

Ø  On 11th Feb 2019,  AAA BRIGHT ACADEMY, SECTOR-15A CHANDIGARH organized a career counselling session on Training for Govt Jobs like Bank PO/ SSC/ clerk as well as Haryana Govt Jobs. The Lecture was delivered by Mr.Sumit Mahajan, Centre Head, Panchkula, AAA Bright Academy. 44 students from final year of different streams attended this session and interacted with the resource person.

 

Ø  On 13th Feb, 2019,a counselling session was organized by Startup Incubator cum Centre of Excellence for promoting Entrepreneurship and Self Employment among students. The lecture was delivered by Mr. Ashok Vashisth. 40 students from M.Com Final attended this session and interacted with the Resource Person.

 

Ø  Orientation Programme for Job Training under Placement Cell was organized on 18th, 20th and 21st Feb, 2019 at Govt PG College, Sector-1, Panchkula. 100 students of our college from final year of different streams attended this 3 days Job-Training Programme.

 

Ø  A Mega Job-Fest was organized at Govt PG College, Sector-1, Panchkula on 25th Feb, 2019. 100 students from final year of commerce, BBA, M.Com, BA, BCA, B.Sc (H.Sc), B.Sc (Medical and Non Medical) streams appeared in Interviews conducted by various companies related to Banking, IT/Software, Accounting, Engineering,  Financial Services, Medical, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Managing IT, E-Commerce Tours and Travels, BPO. 36 companies interviewed the students.

 

 

 

 

 

Ø  A counselling session was organized on 27th Feb, 2019 by Startup Incubator cum Centre of Excellence for promoting Entrepreneurship and self employment among students. The lecture was delivered by Mr. Ashok Vashist. 30 students from B.Sc (Non-Medical) participated in this session and got benefitted.

 

March 2019

 

Ø  A career Guidance Programme was organized by Commerce Department in Collaboration with Placement Cell on 1st March, 2019.The lecture was delivered by Ms. Ritika Madaan from AMITY UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH. The lecture was conducted by a team of 3 members from District Employment Exchange, Panchkula. 68 students from B.Com and BBA streams attended this lecture.

 

Ø  A Counselling session was organized on 6th March, 2019 by Startup Incubator cum Centre of Excellence for promoting Entrepreneurship and self employment among students. The lecture was delivered by Mr. Ashok Vashist. 28 students from BA final year participated in this session and interacted with the resource person.

 

Ø  ‘BANKING OLYMPIAD’ was organized at Oberoi Educational Trust on 7th March, 2019. 56 students from commerce, arts and science streams appeared in this OLYMPIAD which included 100 objective type questions based on Banking Knowledge. The duration of exam was 1 hour. The aim of the OLYMPIAD was to enhance the knowledge of the students in banking sector and help them to make a career in Banking Financial Service and Insurance Sector (BFSI).

 

 

Ø  A career counselling session on Indian Administrative Services (IAS) was organized on 14th March, 2019 by Abhimanu IAS Study Group, Sector-25/ Chandigarh. The talk was delivered by Mrs. Vineet Aulakh, a Motivational Speaker from Abhimanu IAS Study Group. 45 students attended this session. The Aim of this session was to enhance the knowledge of students and how to make a career in Administrative Services.

 

 

 

 

 

Ø  A BOOT CAMP  was organized for the students of all the streams  organized by Startup Incubator cum Centre of Excellence on 15th March, 2019. Mr. Ashok Vashist addressed and motivated the students to become Entrepreneurs with the application of their Innovative Ideas in various fields. 52 students attended the BOOT CAMP and interacted with the resource person.