JAMMU, May 4: Government Polytechnic, Bikram Chowk Jammu, in association with CT Group of Institutions, Jalandhar, organised a mega placement drive- Job Fest 2019, on the college campus today, in which more than 550 students of Polytechnics, ITIs and Graduate of J&K participated.
The Job Fest-2019 was inaugurated by Dr Ravi Shankar Sharma, Director, Technical Education, J&K, who encouraged all the aspiring students for the most significant phase of their academic journey. He laid stress upon the various challenges a student faces in seeking job and also encouraged them to convert the said challenges into fruitful opportunities by continuous hard work and dedication.
In his welcome address, Er Arun Bangotra, Principal of the college, motivated the participating students to take this Job Fest as the first stepping stone of their professional career. He further added that the Job Fest was organized with an endeavour to provide employment opportunities to Polytechnic, ITI and Graduate students of J&K in 17 renowned multinational and national companies such as Reliance Jio, Motherson Sumi, Indo Farm Equipment Ltd, Furukawa Mina Electric Pvt Ltd, Club JB, HIM Technoforge Ltd, Team Lease, Pukhraj, Phoenix Udhoy, Impinge Solutions, Red Carpet, Jivo Welness, Travo Care World Wide Service Pvt Ltd etc. All these companies conducted their placement process for the passout students of 2017, 2018 and passing out students of 2019 batch.
Abhishek Soni, Director, Centre for Career Planning and Counseling, CT Group of Institutions, said that the Job Fest is one of the most remarkable events that bring together organizations from various sectors under one roof with highly competitive and professional job seekers, thereby serving as the platform for an open and wide-ranging employment opportunities for the students.
The Training and Placement Cell of Government Polytechnic Jammu, comprises of Rajesh Khajuria, TPO, Er Sanam Gupta, Er Ajay Thapa, Er Sakshi Kapai, Er Rameez Rashid, Er Mehmood & Er P K Angral made all the arrangements for the smooth conduct of the Job Fest. Er Jasdeep Kour presented vote of thanks.
Others present on the occasion, included Er Ritu Jamwal, Principal, Women Polytechnic Jammu; Er Vivek Sharma, Govt Polytechnic Kathua; Er Suket Gupta, Principal Govt Polytechnic Reasi; Er Vinod Azad, Principal Govt Polytechnic Poonch; Er Inderjeet Singh, Er Kuldeep Bhatia, Ar Ritika Wadera, all HODs, staff and students of the college.