The Career Development Centre helps the University leaders in building a strong and active university-industry interface by organizing visits, industry speakers & jury for various students’ activities, seminars and understanding industry needs that can be served by the university.
Aim of the Career Development Centre:
Career Development Programme:
Services of Career Development Centre
Career Development is a process that spans throughout the students’ educational journey of self-assessment, Majors and career exploration, making life changing decisions and implementing it. Career Development of students, long term engagement with the Industry and Placements of students for internships and final jobs is an important process at Ahmedabad University.
The Centre helps the students in taking informed decisions about determining their Majors and careers, and guides them to have a clear goal by providing guidance and assistance in reaching it.
Career Counselling, Guidance and Planning
A structured career guidance and counselling programme develops a student’s competencies in self knowledge, educational and occupational exploration and career planning. It helps students acquire the knowledge, skills and experience necessary to identify options, explore alternatives and succeed in society.
Career Development Process:
Psychometric Assessment and Testing
Through Psychometric Tests which include Personality, Aptitude and Career Tests the Centre helps students identify their skills and competencies. Based on the results, the students prepare their Individual Development Plan (IDP). This, in turn, is used to help students work on their areas of development through faculty mentor.
Career Development Workshops
Throughout the year CDC hosts many workshops and industry sessions and guest lectures.
The Workshops are aimed at developing the confidence and etiquettes of students to prepare them to be successful in the highly competitive professional world.
Placement and Internship Assistance
The purpose of the internship is for the student to gain practical experience, which provides a context for applying the principles learned in the classroom. The CDC facilitates the internship of students opting for this service.
Placement is a service offered by the University but we do not guarantee jobs. Bonafide students registered into the University and those who fulfill the basic eligibility criteria, qualify to become a part of the placement process.
Career Development Centre,
Room No 018
GICT Building, Central Campus,
Commerce Six Roads, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad – 380009