Chandigarh Polytechnic College in association with Department of Technical Education and Industrial Training, Govt. of Punjab Chandigarh and Punjab State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh organized "Polytechnic Placement Fest 2018 - A Mega Job Fair" on 20th April 2018.
The fest was inaugurated by Chief guest, Shri Chander Gaind, IAS Secretary, Punjab State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh, Guest of Honor, Shri Rajeev Puri, Registrar, PSBTE&IT, Revered Chancellor Chandigarh University, S. Satnam Singh Sandhu, and Pro-Vice Chancellor, Chandigarh University, Dr. B.S Sohi, CPC took this unique initiative, realizing the fact that many organizations are parched for suitable manpower. This fest was open for all Polytechnic students and was organized with a view to reduce the unemployment problem.
As many as 20 companies namely Continental Engines Pvt., iQor Global Services India, Reliable AES, Chang Yun, Jindal Electric, Precision Group, DMC, Vevsa, Edge Telecom, ARN Teleservices, HGTech, Enatel Telecom, Amar Ujala, Mechlin Technologies and Mobiloitte Technologies (l) Pvt. Ltd. and others turned up.
A total of 560 students from 30 Polytechnic colleges appeared for placement in different companies. 28 students have been selected and 130 students have been shortlisted for the next process of the company. The HR officials of different companies managed to hunt a good number of students.
Polytechnic Placement Fest was successful in bringing together organizations from various sectors including MNCs, Indian Corporate, and Public Sector undertakings etc. under one roof; thereby serving as a platform for open and wide ranging employment opportunities for the students.