8 February 2019
In a bid to provide a platform to young college students pursuing various courses to get recruited in some of the finest companies, the ‘Career & Placement Cell’ of Dev Samaj College for Women(DSCW), Sec 45 here, organised Job fest 2019.
The college campus was thronged by 21 companies from different sectors of industry. Some prominent recruiters were Amazon, Tech Mahindra, Tata Strive, Aviators Hub, Window IT, Leom International, Exide Life Insurance, NIIT, Eprofess Group, B-Desk, Innovative/ Knits, Ambit job consultants , Amartex etc. In this recruitment drive more than 500 students of different colleges participated with great zeal and enthusiasm.
Maximum response was witnessed at the Aviators Hub as the basic requirement of the company was intermediate level students and aviation has always caught the fancy of young girls. Windows IT Company conducted three rounds to shortlist the candidates. Beginning with aptitude round, then technical round and in the end with HR round, they selected quite a few girls. Final interviews for placements will be conducted in the coming months. Tech Mahindra conducted 2 rounds and shortlisted 19 students and were offering pay packages of 1.8 lakh to 2.4 lakhs per annum. Tata Strive shortlisted 70 students and invited them for final selection in the coming month. Amartex, after short listing from 60 Aspiring Students by conducting a written and group discussion finally called 37 students for the personal interview.
Dr. Agnese Dhillon, Secretary , Dev Samaj Managing Committee, inaugurated the fest and wished students all the success for a bright future.
Dr. Jaspal Kaur, Principal , DSCW 45 said, “Our College’s Career and Placement Cell works towards supporting and guiding students on all aspects of job search through personalized career advising sessions & working very closely with them to define their career paths. This way the team in the cell helps students achieve students’ goals.”
Selected students were seen brimming with confidence at the end of the fest. The placement cell of DSCW will hold more such fests in the coming future.