The Career Counselling Cell conducts support programmes that enhance their chances to select future course of study as well as placement. The Cell holds regular workshops for the final year students to zero in on their skills and aptitudes, strengths and weaknesses network with the industry leaders/institutes of higher studies to provide them with the opportunity to find a suitable placement/future career.
The Cell has been successful in bringing the best of companies, like WIPRO, TCS, GENPACT etc., to name a few, to the campus head hunting so far and is working relentlessly to enhance connections with various other renowned organisations/industry leaders/institutes so that it can provide the best of the opportunities to its students for their future.
Training & Placement Activites
In the academic session 2016-17,
- Ten (10) students of the UG outgoing batch got selected (on-campus selection drive) by TCS,
- Six (06) were selected (off-campus selection drive) by WIPRO and
- Two (02) were selected (on-campus selection drive) by COGNIZANT.
- The cell also organized two (02) pre-campus selection seminars during this period: one by ICICI Bank and YES Bank in February 2016 for the 2015-16 outgoing batch, and another by TATA Consultancy Services in January 2017 for the 2016-17 outgoing batch.
- The cell, like every year, organized two (02) workshops on communicative English for the outgoing batch of the current academic session, conducted by Prof. Piyali Gupta and Prof. Nilanjana Basu of the Post Graduate Department of English, Bethune College.
- The cell also organized three (03) career counselling Seminars/workshops during this period:
- One seminar on How to prepare yourself for an interview in February 2016, the speakers of which were Dr. Bibhas Chowdhury, Director, Eastern Zone, National Sample Survey Organisation & Mr. Sandip Kar, Regional Head, YES Bank, Kolkata.
- The second was on The Scopes and Prospects after Graduation in January 2017, by GLOBSYN Business School and Career Launcher Educate Limited. It had three separate sessions on Higher Studies, Corporate Jobs and Competitive Examinations for Government Jobs.
Contact Details of Bethune College, Kolkata
Address:Bethune College, Kolkata 181, Bidhan Sarani Kolkata 700 006 West Bengal, India