The aim of Career Guidance Cell is to instill knowledge, skill and awareness amongst the students of the College about the latest trends in education and career. Our college has provided ample opportunities for its pupils to explore new avenues in career in the field of Science, Arts, Commerce, Social Sciences and Agriculture. In this session, various
Career Oriented Companies and Agencies organized sessions, seminars and workshops in the college to make our students well equipped to deal with the challenges of the outside world. The students in the Colleges are kept in the safe haven and care of their family, teachers and administrators. The students are embellished and polished in the classes so that they could come out as complete beings ready to take on the world. Career Guidance Cell is like a beacon in the lighthouse of college which steers the rudderless boat of the students towards the target. It is with this aim that the cell invited Resource Persons to share their expert opinions on Career Prospects in various streams.
The Cell organizes special Orientation Courses for various students from introductory session for the new recruits to Advanced and specialized knowledge about particular subjects for the outgoing students. There are over 1000 career related books in the library to make the students aware about their career opportunities. Interview skills have become a very important part of career education. The cell organizes specialized interview skill sessions for the students. The
Guidance cell also trains students for competitions like CSAT/PCS/UCE/Bank P.O./SSB. The cell functions under Director Prof. Sawant Singh Manto.
Training and Placement Cell
IThe Training and Placement Cell of Khalsa College Amritsar is working actively since its establishment. Prof. Harbhajan Singh, Director, Training and Placement Cell along with his team is energetically focused towards training and placing the students of the college in their required fields. The outcome of their efforts is that various national and multinational companies are visiting the college campus and blissfully placing the students on reputed positions. On October 10, 2014 HDFC Bank visited the college for placement and 04 students of Agriculture were selected. Genpact visited the College Campus on October 11, 2014 and 19 students of Computer Science were placed. On October 30, 2014 Reliance visited the campus for placement and 30 students of Computer Science and Commerce were placed. Tech Mahindra recruited 02 students of Computer Science stream on February 2-3, 2015. Wipro Technologies, on February 24-25, 2015 recruited 03 of our students. The Cell has been conducting Seminars for the students to polish their skills. On 22-23, 2015 Seminar on Interview preparation and Personality Development was delivered by Mr. Rishabh Gupta, Director, T.I.M.E. Institute. On February 06, 2015 Seminar on Placement Opportunities was delivered by Ms. Richa Dhar from Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida. On February 19, 2015 Seminar on Importance of Foreign Languages in Placements was delivered by Mr. Roypal Singh of Pedagogy Institute of Foreign Languages. A Soft Skills Training Program was organized by the Cell. Ms. Kavita Kahlon, an expert soft skill trainer trained the students of final year classes of all streams.
Various departments have subject societies in order to promote interest and update
knowledge. Periodic meetings and contests are held and prizes awarded. Science Societies
arrange academic excursions and tours. During these tours the students collect material
and information that helps them in the study of their respective subjects.