Employability Skills Centre (ESC) - PG Section Inaugural -Feb 2017
Need for Skill Development stressed
‘The bridging of the gap between Conventional Education system and the expectation of Employers is possible only through providing Skills to the students along with the regular classes’ said Dr Sailaja, Principal Advisor to Andhra Pradesh Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC). She was addressing the Post graduate students of Andhra Loyola College while inaugurating the Employability Skills Centre (ESC) of the PG Section. She went on to say that the APSSDC would offer training in ‘Digital Marketing’ and ‘Java’ to the MBA and MCA students, almost freely, through on line and off line modes from March first week. The students could register themselves through the ESC centre of the College and the trained students would also be provided with Placement opportunities.
The video lectures of the previous courses such as Quantitative Aptitude, Communications Skills are available at youtube and can be accessed through the search words ‘APSSDC Mana TV’. The students must make it a habit of watching them regularly and get employed easily, she advised.
The registration for the First and Second year Degree students are also in progress. They can enrol themselves for free of cost and the training would begin from June 2017, She said. She also delivered a lecture on Stress Management through breathing exercises. Program Manager of APSSDC Sri Srinivas, Vice Principal Dr Rex Angelo, Coordinator of ESC Dr Sahaya Baskaran, Mrs Manjula of MCA Dept and other Faculty members participated. The whole program was telecasted live through Mana TV.
Dr Sahaya Baskaran, Coordinator
Employability Skills Centre (ESC)
Andhra Loyola College