CAREER GUIDANCE, COUNSELLING AND PLACEMENT CELL

[Shifts I & II]

The Career guidance, Counselling and Placement cell, in order to enhance the awareness levels, overall competencies and socio-economic status of the students and to help them become employable in the job market by becoming and being wholesome, competitive and scholastic, conducts seminars, workshops, field visits, invited talks on a range of themes and issues, annually. With these, it is largely hoped that the students are sensitised and are ready to accept challenges outside. Finally, with proper counselling and appropriate placement drives, the students either choose further studies or appropriate placements.

Students attending interview at the campus placement programme:
M/S.Mercury Solutions Private Ltd.

N.B: Out of 150 students took part in the Placement drive, 80 students were placed in appropriate positions in ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank & Airtel, through this drive alone.

Section of Students participating in the campus placement programme

Dr. G.Ravichandra Babu, Principal handing over the Offer Letter to one of the successful students.

[Standing from L to R: Dr. D.Rajasekhar, Dean, Shift II and Shri. M. Balaguruvappa, Trustee,
Sir Theagaraya College, Chennai]

List of Programmes conducted by the Placement cell during 2016-2017:

S.No.

Date

Programme

Speaker / Venue / Organisation

Department to which the programme was conducted

1.

11.07.16

Visit to SEBI Shri. K.Vijayan,
Assistant General Manager, SEBI, Southern Region, Chennai
B.Com [A & F] –
Shift II

2.

01.08.16

Career Awareness programme Smt. Chitra Anantharaman, Deputy Director, ICSI – SIRO, Chennai B.Com – [Shift-I]

3.

05.08.16

Motivation Talk on ‘How to succeed in Life’ Shri. S.Ravindran, FCS, B.L., Director,
Skill Will Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Chennai
&
Shri. R.Balasubramaniam, FCS,
Company Secretary in Practice, Chennai
B.Com [A & F] –
[Shift-II]

4.

17.08.16

‘Know the Capital Market in India’ – a discussion Shri. R.Soundara Rajan
Angel Broking Services, Chennai
B.Com [A & F] & B.Com [CA] –
[Shift-II]

5.

31.08.16

Lecture on ‘Facing Exams and Personality Development’ Shri. R.Prakash,
Deputy General Manager, Legal & Company Secretary, Kothari Group of Companies, Chennai
B.Com [CA] & BBA – [Shift II]

6.

05.09.16

Career Awareness programme Dr. T.K.Sridhar, Ph.D., CMA Director, Singar Academy, Trichy B.Com [General] –
[Shift-II]

7.

06.10.16

Career as ‘Cost & Management Accountant’ – a presentation CMA K.Sanyasi Rao
Chairman, SIRC of ICMAI
&
Dr. K.Ponnusamy
Dean, SIRO of ICMAI
B.Com [CA], B.Com [A & F] & BBA Final Year students –
[Shift-II]

8.

08.10.16

‘Investor Awareness Programme’ – a workshop Dr. M.S.Sankar, Ph.D., FCA., ACS,
Additional Director & Financial Advisor for Directorate of Collegiate Education, Chennai
&
Shri. Gopal Krishna Raju, FCA, ACS, ACMA Council Member, ICAI & Practicing Chartered Accountant, Chennai
B.Com [Shift-II]

9.

15.12.16

‘Creating Confidence among Female students’ – a presentation Ms. Rizwana,
Team Head, Target Man Power Team, Rexona Confidence Academy, Chennai
All the female students of
Shift II

10.

08.02.17

Campus Placement Programme Shri. S.Vincent Raj Kumar,
Assistant Manager, HR
Sutherland Global Services Ltd., Chennai
Both Shift I & Shift II students

11.

27.02.17

Placement Officers’ Meet University Students Advisory Bureau, University of Madras

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12.

28.02.17

Seminar on ‘What does the industry expects from a Fresh Graduate?’ Ms. Lakshmi.J
Head – Institutional Sales
CADD Centre Training Services Pvt. Ltd., Chennai
B.Sc. [CS] & BCA students
[Shift-II]

13.

13.03.17
&
14.03.17

Campus Placement Programme Mercury Solution Private Ltd., Chennai
[For ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank & Airtel]
Both Shift I & Shift II students

Dr.V.Balaji
Placement officer