VELLORE: As many as 435 candidates from the districts of Vellore, Tiruvannamalai and Kancheepuram received job offers from over 20 companies that had participated in a one-day private job mela organized at VIT University on Wednesday.
The mela was organized jointly by the Centre for Sustainable Rural Development and Research Studies (CSRDRS) attached to the VIT and the National Institute for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NIMSME) in Hyderabad. Around 1,310 candidates had participated in the mela to fill up 1,178 vacancies offered by the various companies
at the event. Majority of the candidates had undergone training programmes offered by VIT in association with NIMSME, Mahalir Thittam etc.