JU VC Inaugurates Web Lecture Series on Career Planning
Jun 16, 2020
JAMMU: University of Jammu in its strive to achieve world class excellence, has started Web Lecture Series on Career Planning which was inaugurated today by Prof. Manoj Dhar, Vice Chancellor, University of Jammu.
In its inaugural address he congratulated Placement Cell for taking up this most important initiative in the present times by providing a platform for nurturing professional corporate acumen among the young budding professionals which represented the students of department of Computer science, the business school and the students of IT and MBA and other discipline from Kathua campus, Ramnagar campus and Bhaderwah campus.
While expressing the gratitude to the resource person of the first lecture series, he also urged the students to take the benefits of these interactions in their career preparedness planning to be globally competitive to grab the opportunities in the present competitive era.
The resource person for the first web talk Vikram Singh is a world renowned software architect having 20 years of diversified experience in some of the strong global IT brands like DewInfotech, Accenture, Synechron, etc. His expertise includes Corporate Enterprise Application development, Cloud migrations, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence etc.
He elaborated on the various technologies in which most prominent companies of the software industries are hiring the talent. He emphasised on the need to acquire and sharpen their techno skill sets through various available certification programmes on cloud computing, IOT , Cybercrime, and robotics.
Earlier, Prof. Vinay Chauhan, Dean, Student Placement and convenor of the event presented a welcome address. He also apprised the audience about the activities and achievements of the Placement Cell in generating employability for the students of this region.
The outcome of these initiatives have leveraged into strong corporate linkages with brands like ByJu, ITC, airtel, ICICI, HDFC, Infosys, IBM, Jaro education, SBI, RBI etc. Taking forward the path of excellence this web lecture series is an initiative to provide professional guidance towards the career planning of the students.
Dr. Shubhnandan S. Jamwal, Secretary of the program moderated the event including the Q&A session wherein all the queries raised by the students were addressed by the expert. In the vote of thanks to the expert speaker he also apprised the students that there are many more lectures which are planned for which the renowned experts from the industry and academia have consented to deliver the future planned takes.
Sourav Shastri, Rohit Bhagat, Dr. Deepika from off site campus, Dr Suresh Rao, Dr. Shellika, Dr Madhulika from the main campus also attended the lecture along with approximately 90 students.
Shilpa Handoo, training and placement officer provided the technical and logistic support for this event.