Career is an individual’s metaphorical “journey” through learning, work and other aspects of life. Career choice is one of the most important decisions one has to make. Whether that decision is to select a specialization, organisation or a profession this choice is crucial as it has a direct impact on the aspects of an individual’s life such as life style, self-satisfaction, work-life balance and quality of life.
Understanding this significance and the difficulty of choosing the right career choice, The Bhawanipur Education Society College organized its first in-house career fair in the college premises named – Career Café to make things easier for the high-school graduates and college students.
It was a two day fair, which attracted more than 45 courses by 20 different institutes. The footfall for the event was approximately 1500. There were 22 stalls put up in the Valia Hall providing one-to-one guidance and counseling to students on diverse courses.
The factor that made this career fair unique from others was two-fold. First, there were one to one counseling session conducted in each stall and second, there were 21 eminent speakers invited to talk about the different courses available and trending in the real world. The topic for which was ‘Emerging New Careers of 2019’.
On 6th August at 10:30 am amidst cheers of students, sponsors and faculty members of the college , The Career Fair was inaugurated by Prof. Dilip Shah. Apart from 22 stalls there were as many as 5 seminars that highlighted various options. The two days ended with the visitors giving their valuable inputs for the fair.
The entire effort came from about 100 volunteers who were ably coordinated by Mrigank Agarwal.
The event ended with a musical night, where, ‘CRESCENDO’ the musical collective of the college performed and, it was followed by DJ from Episode 1.
On a whole, the organizers , the audience , the collaborators and every person who was a part of the fair had loads of fun and praised the event for being one of its kind.
The speakers who graced the occasion:
- Calcutta School of Music – Mrs.Chaitali Ganguly
- MBA Preparation- Cubix
- Mass Communication and Journalism-Mr. Suvobrata Ganguly
- Career in Science- Mr.Manas Majumdar
- CFP – Mr. Tapas Saha
- Defence- Commander Rakesh Sharma
- Actuaries- Mr. Saket Saraogi
- IT/Data Analytics – Mr. Sanjib Sanghi
- BSE- Mr. Subhayun Das
- NIHT – Mr. Raunak Singh
- Merchant Navy- Captain R. Chaturvedi
- Environmentalist-Mr. Basav Bhattacharya
- Digital Marketing – Ms. Chandreyee Bagchi
- Hospitality- Ms. Sandhya Joshi
- Blogging – Mr. Suvobrata Ganguly
- Jewellery Designing and Jewellery Manufacturing-Mr. Pankaj Parekh
- MBA- ICFAI- Mr. Kundu
- Dynamics of Capital Markets – Mr. Abhijeet Pal
- Advertising and Digital – Mrs. Soumya Mukherjee
- CS institute – Mr. Sreejesh
- Special Counselling Session by Mrs. Urvi Shukla