IUST holds one day programme on GATE, IES examinations


Srinagar, A one-day career counselling session on “Career Options after completing the degree/course” was held on Tuesday at Islamic University of Science and Technology, Awantipora.

The spokesman said a programme was organized by the Career Counselling & Placement Cell of IUST. The session was chaired by Professor A H Moon, Dean School of Technology. Professor Moon highlighted the policy of the IUST to have a high number of people qualifying national level examinations like GATE in the coming years.

He conveyed the desire of Professor Mushtaq A Siddiqi, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor to prepare a proper roadmap for getting the desired results and appreciated the students of IUST for cracking the GATE Exam.

On this occasion, A S Pandit (IES), Assistant Director, Urban and Planning who was the Resource Person, delivered the keynote address. He dealt at length about the strategy to be adopted in qualifying and scoring high in engineering competitive exams like GATE and IES. He emphasized the importance of GATE in getting placements in the top level central public-sector undertakings like NTPC, Power Grid, Indian Oil etc.

In the end, there was a vibrant Question and Answer session wherein questions & queries raised by the participants especially students were answered.