CAREER AND COUNSELLING CELL

 The Career &CounsellingCell of Bidhan Chandra College,Rishra,was operative fromJuly 2012, under the 11th plan period of UGC. The objective of the cell is to unfold the career opportunities of its students and instil confidence in them to face the challenging professional world. It also caters to the emotional needs of the students by organising stress management programmes.

Constitution: Convenor: Madhusree Chatterjee, Assistant Professor in Philosophy [email protected]

                        Members: Unmesh Mandal, Assistant Professor in Computer Science [email protected]

                                         Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Assistant Professor in Physics [email protected]

                                         Sunita Shaw, Assistant Professor in Education [email protected]

 The programmes organised by the cell since inception are:

2012-13

UGC sponsored, XIth plan period

 

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Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

Counselling on Stress Management

24.8.12, 7.9.12, 8.9.12, 14.9.12, 15.9.12

Counsellors from Centre for Counselling Services and Studies in Self Development, Jadavpur University

96, 126, 86, 108, 132 respectively

2.

Career Counselling for B.COM students

30.8.12

Prof. Asish Mitra, Prof.-in-Charge, Career Oriented Programme, St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata

216

3.

Career Counselling for Anchoring & Audio Acting

5.9.12

Sri Jagannath Bose, eminent elocutionist, audio actor and trainer, ex-station director, Kolkata Doordarshan

70

 2014-15

 Members: Prof. Asis Kumar Pan, Prof. Prabir Kanti Basu, Prof. Nityalal Sen

 

Sl. no.

Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

Motivational Camp for the Differently abled Students of college and neighbouring institutions

28.2.15

Counsellors from Centre for Counselling Services and Studies in Self Development, Jadavpur University

College students: 12

Other instt.: 11

 

 

 

2015-16

 

Members: Prof. Asis Kumar Pan, Prof. Prabir Kanti Basu, Prof. Nityalal Sen

 

 

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Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

2.

Stress Management Session for Non- teaching Staff

10.9.15

Counsellors from Centre for Counselling Services and Studies in Self Development, Jadavpur University

15

3.

Career Counselling Session for B.Com

29.9.15

Mr. Rudra Prasad Dutta, an expert in Bombay Stock Exchange

 

117

4.

Career Counselling on Soft Skill Development

30.9.15

Pankaj Jha, centre co-ordinator, Brainware Serampore

26

5.

Online Psychometric Test

23.2.16-3.3.16

eepathsala.com

69

6.

Psychological Counselling Session

12.3.16

“Setu”: a social organisation, comprising of counsellors, psychologists and Professors of Jadavpur University

49

 2016-17

 Members: Prof. Unmesh Mondal, Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Prof. Sunita Shaw

 

Sl. no.

Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

Career Counselling for B.COM students

8.9.16

Institute of Computer Application, Dunlop

65

2.

Counselling session on career prospect

21.9.16

Deshan Group                                                           

100

3.

Seminar on financial market: A SEBI initiative for teaching and non-teaching staff

17.11.16

Jigacha Smile Welfare Society

48

2017-18

Members: Prof. Unmesh Mondal, Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Prof. Sunita Shaw

 

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Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

Career Opportunity after Graduation, talent search examination for competitive courses was also conducted

18.1.18

T.I.M.E. Group

160

2.

Counselling on personality development

20.3.18

Anudip Foundation For Social Welfare

166

 

2018-19

 

Members: Prof. Unmesh Mondal, Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Prof. Sunita Shaw

 

Sl. no.

Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

Workshop on Cyber Security and Personality

30.8.18

Anudip Foundation For Social Welfare

110

2.

Career Opportunity after Graduation, talent search examination for competitive courses was also conducted

18.9.18

T.I.M.E.  Group

97

3.

Career Opportunity in Aviation Industry

11.10.18

Aptech Aviation and Hospitality Academy, Kolkata

98

4.

Career Opportunity in Computer Accountancy

15.2.19

The Institute of Computer Accountance, Howrah

94

2019-20

Members: Prof. Unmesh Mondal, Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Prof. Sunita Shaw

 

Sl. no.

Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

Benefits and Opportunity of WBCS and other competitive coaching

20.8.19

R.I.C.E. Group

102

2.

Career Counselling on multimedia, accounting, tally programming

13.9.19

Lalani Computer Academy, Serampore

186

3.

Safalata Apne Muthi Pe” Career development and personality grooming event

24.9.19

Gillet Guard event

 

169

4.

Memorandum of Understanding was undertaken between college and Webel Technology ltd.(WTL)

28.11.19

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5.

Orientation programme for certificate course on tally GST and e-filing (6 months course)

3.1.20

Debabrata Pal, MBA, M.Com.

 

6.

Certificate course by WTL

w.e.f. 18.2.20 suspended temporarily due to COVID 19 pandemic situation till further notice

Koushik Kumar Kundu, B.Com.(Hons.), Diploma in DDTP, DIHN, Tally, ERP-9

75

7.

E-quiz on “Time for Nature”, observing World Environmental Day in Google Forms. E-certificate issued

5.6.20

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246

2020-21

Members:Prof. Unmesh Mondal, Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Prof. Sunita Shaw

 

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Programme

Date

ResourcePerson

No. of participants

1.

E-quiz on “My Nation, My Pride” observing Independence Day in Google Forms. E- certificate issued.

15.8.20

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333

2.

Webinar on personal tax planning under new finance act 2020 in collaboration with IQAC and Women Cell, platform- Google meet. E- certificate issued.

22.11.20

Prof. Subhayan Basu, Associate Prof., Department of Commerce, Anandamohan College, guest faculty, University of Calcutta, Kolkata & St. Xavier’s College

208

3.

Webinar on communication and presentation skills for future managers and professional ethics in collaboration with Global University System and IQAC, platform- Google meet. E- certificate issued.

6.12.20

Dr. Vikram Sahai, PhD, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, accredited coach from International Coach Federation, licenced coach from The Fluent Self CIC, England

247

Celebration of Earth Day 2021 (Online)

Career and Councelling Cell observed Earth Day on 22/04/2021 with an online poster competition for all the students of the College.  

Winners of the Poster Competition:

First: Rajnandini Sah: History, Semester IV, Day Section, Roll: 112

Second: Abhrajit Samanta: B.Com, Evening Section, Roll: 105

Third:  Suraj Paswan: Political science, Semester VI, Day Section, Roll: 155

 

Webiner on "Career Opportunities & Skill Development" by the speakers of Anudip Foundation, organized by Career & Councelling Cell on 22/05/2021 from 3PM , Platform: Google Meet

Webinar on "Explore the Career Opportunities in Govt Sector & Unlock the Potentials in You", Organized Jointly By: RICE Education- Belgharia (HO) & Bidhan Chandra College, Rishra, on 12/06/2021 at 3PM, Platform: Zoom