Centre for Skill Development and Placements (CSDP)
The college believes that establishing links between education and labor market is an important motivator for undergraduate and post graduate students pursuing their education. The Centre for Skill Development and Placement, St Joseph’s College (Autonomous), a student run activity under the guidance of the Faculty Coordinator and has the following objectives.
Objectives: 1. Information Dissemination :
To disseminate information regarding various higher education courses, competitive examinations and vacancies in the job market by posting them on the placement notice boards. The centre organises various talk sessions with experienced professionals to keep students abreast of the various avenues available for them.
2. Career guidance: Personality Assessment & Competency Mapping
To arrange for Personality Assessment & Competency Mapping of students. This activity entails helping students to identify various competencies they posses and enabling them to work on areas they need to improve and help them in making suitable career choices.
3. Training for skill development :
This objective is to organize training program for a variety of skills development required in the labor market. Workshops on knowledge and skill development for taking various competitive examinations, basic managerial skills, resume writing, Group Discussions and mock Interviews is organized.
To establish contacts with various governments, nongovernmental and corporate sector for lectures, internships and in -house training.
5. Placement Interviews :
Prospective employers can contact the Placement Officer in advance and can visit the college for Campus Hiring from September to February of very year.