PRE-PLACEMENT CELL

Pre-Placement Cell (PPC) offers workshops to endow students with the essential soft skills and life skills to augment their competitive edge in the job market and excel in life.

With its vision of giving holistic education, the cell looks beyond developing students academically to providing them with other skills that boost their offerings to the workplace and society.

Soft skills are fundamental skills in the workplace.  Students with admirable soft skills can fit into most environments because they are adaptable, flexible, dedicated and persevering, and exhibit the right attitude.  Such traits cut across all disciplines.  In order to carry out well and advance in one’s career, one requests to have high levels of soft skills in dealing with people.  In short, technical skills require to be complemented with soft skills.  Soft skills take years to grow.  Students are therefore encouraged to begin developing their soft skills while pursuing their academic study.

PPC incorporates skilled trainers to carry out the following key areas of soft skills and life skills workshops for students during various semesters:

1. Self Awareness

a)     What is Self Awareness?

b)    Introspection

c)     Guide to Self Awareness and Self Analysis

d)    SWOT Analysis on self

2. Confidence Building

a)     What is Confidence?

b)    Important of Confidence Building

c)     6-steps guide on building Self – Confidence

3. Goal Setting

a)     Purpose of Goal Setting

b)    Importance of Goal Setting

c)     SMART Goals

d)    Performance Goals and Result Goals

4. Professional Grooming and Basic Etiquette

a)     First Impressions

b)    Importance of Professional Grooming

c)     Grooming Guide – Men/ Women

d)    Introduction to Basic Etiquette

e)     Classroom Etiquette/Restroom Etiquette/Telephone Etiquette

f)      General Etiquette

1. Sentence Formation

a)     Using Noun/Types of Noun

b)    Verbs & its usage

c)     Tense chart using Verbs

d)    Subject-Verb Agreement

2. Paragraph Writing

a)     Three Essential Elements

b)    Illustration & Application of the Three Elements

c)     How to write an effective paragraph

3. Rapid Reading

a)     What is Rapid Reading?

b)    Importance of Rapid Reading

c)     Simplifying Rapid Reading

d)    Rapid Reading Passages

4. Public Speaking

a)     Why is Public Speaking important?

b)    Three parts to Public Speaking explained

c)     Guide to successful Public Speaking

1. Motivation

a)     Motivation and its Process

b)    Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

c)     Types of Motivation

d)    Role of Self-Motivation

2. Time Management

a)     What is Time Management

b)    Importance of Time Management

c)     Managing Time Effectively

d)    Blocks to Effective Time Management

3. Stress Management

a)     Stress and its Causes

b)    Symptoms of Unmanaged Stress

c)     Managing Stress

d)    Benefits of Stress Management

4. Presentation Skills

a)     Types of Presentation Communication

b)    A Beginner’s Guide to PowerPoint 2013

c)     4 P’s

d)    Delivering Effective Presentation

1. The Colorful World of Adjectives

a)     Types of Adjectives

b)    Use of Adjective in Sentences

c)     Descriptive Adjective for You

2. Articulation of Thought and Content

a)     What is Articulation

b)    Guide to Effective Articulation

3. Creative Writing

a)     Defining Creative Writing

b)    Types and Techniques

c)     How to Get Started

d)    Tips and Tricks for Beginners

4. Formal Letter Writing

a)     Importance of Formal Letter Writing

b)    Types

c)     Tips to writing a Formal Letter

d)    Formatting a Formal Letter

e)     Samples Letters

1. Communication for Impact

a)     Importance and Types of Communication

b)    6 Steps Model of Communication

c)     Guide to Effective Communication – Listening Skills

d)    Successful Communication at Workplace

2. Interpersonal Relationship Management

a)     Importance of Interpersonal Relationship (IPR)

b)    Benefits of IPR

c)     Developing Interpersonal Abilities

3. Team Building

a)     Definition and Types

b)    Team work skills

c)     Qualities of a Team Player

4. Leadership

a)     Understanding the qualities of a Good Leader

b)    4 Factors of Leadership

c)     Bring out the Leader in You

5. Resume Writing

a)     Concepts of Resume, Curriculum Vitae and Bio-data

b)    Resume – Information and Details

c)     Sample Resume and Template

6. Cover Letter

a)     Cover letter Writing

b)    Sample Cover letter and Template

7. Personal Grooming and Interview Etiquette

a)     Basic Personal Hygiene

b)    Professional Attire – Men

c)     Professional Attire – Women

d)    Interview Etiquette Guide

8. Telephonic Interview

a)     Importance and Preparation

b)    Advantages and Disadvantages

c)     Things to Remember

9. Video Interview

a)     Preparation and Practice

b)    Guide to a Successful Video Interview

10. Group Discussion

a)     Group Discussion Guide

b)    Topics for Group Discussion

c)     Mock GD

11. Personal Interview

a)     Importance and Types of Personal Interviews

b)    FAQs with Answers

12. Extempore

a)     Guide to a Successful Extempore

b)    Extempore Topics