KOTTAYAM: For the first time ever in central Kerala, a Central Government-sponsored national-level career guidance seminar will be held at Kanjirappally here on Tuesday.
The event is aimed at helping high school and higher secondary school students to identify and choose the right career path and expose them to the numerous opportunities existing in the private and public sectors.
The seminar is organised by the Ministry of Youth Affairs through the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, and supported by the Information Communication Technology (ICT) Academy of Tamil Nadu, and will be held at Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally on Tuesday from 9.00 am to 12.30 pm.
The seminar will feature two well-known career gurus, B S Warrier and former DGP of Uttar Pradesh, Abraham Kurien.
They will give an overview of the existing and emerging career opportunities for the youth, and also explain the government schemes and scholarship programs available to the youngsters.
The seminar will explore the higher education opportunities for the youth and provide tips on identifying individual interest areas.
The government-sponsored seminar has no entry fee, and those who register and arrive early will be provided a free copy of ‘Career Guide’. For details on the seminar, contact: Mathew George - 09496329201.