Bandipora, 18 June 2016. An online career counseling session was conducted at Army Goodwill Schools, Sopore and Bandipora under the aegis of Chinar Corps on 18 Jun 16 by Dr V. Ranade, Professor in Vet College Pune. The online career counseling session was done with an aim to inform about and also to motivate them to pursue a professional career in Veterinary Science.
Over two hundred students of science and arts stream belonging to the areas of Sopore and Bandipora participated in the session. The lecture covered detailed information about Veterinary Science. The students were also counseled on the career avenues after the qualification of their choice. The session was highly interactive and involved the students showing keen interest in the entire exercise. The session ended with the question answer round which reflected the children’s dynamism and inquisitiveness.
The need of the hour for the youth of Kashmir is proper guidance on various career options and endeavors like this help in providing them the stepping stone for a brighter future. The initiative of the Watlab based Army in conducting the lecture was highly appreciated by the students and the faculty of various educational institutions whose students benefitted from this initiative.