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RBU opens career counseling centres in view of Covid

PUNJAB NEWS EXPRESS | June 08, 2021 09:25 AM

MOHALI: Rayat Bahra University has opened career counseling centres and admission offices in different important towns across the country to help students seeking admission to different courses. This has been done in view of the Covid pandemic conditions.

Disclosing this at a press conference here, Gurvinder Singh Bahra, Chancellor of the Rayat Bahra University, said that the career counseling centres had been opened in view of the restrictions imposed in different states in view of prevailing Covid pandemic during which it was not possible for students to undertake travelling. These career counseling centres would provide all information centres and make admissions online at the students’ in their own town which would be a big relief to the students.

He said the university had taken this initiative to help the students who want to seek admission to professional courses. These career counseling centres and admission offices would be manned by experienced staff which would guide and provide all help to the admission seekers.

These centres have been opened at Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Prades, Rajasthan, Bihar, Uttrakhand, J&K, etc

He said that with state-of-the-art infrastructure, scientifically driven pedagogy, and strong industry collaborations, the Rayat Bahra University attracts students not only from across the country but also abroad.

Gurvinder Singh Bahra said the Rayat Bahra students being equipped with industry relevant skills, there has been an upswing in placements and over 1029 recruiters visited the university and students got over 7487 offers. The highest package offered has been Rs 12.5 lakh.

He said that the top recruiters include Infosys, Cognizant, Sapient, Zenstar, Tech Mahindra, NIIT, Byju’s, Bristlecone, and HDFC Bank. The university has industrial tie-ups with Pracle, Red Hat Academy, Microchip, AWS, Bosch, Paloalto, and Blueprism.

He said the university offers courses in Engineering & Technology, Business, Planning & Architecture, Art & Design, Mass Communication, Sales & Marketing, Hospitality Management, Pharmacy, Health Sciences, and Education.

He said the university has become the leading educational hub in this part of the country. It has introduced New Age Courses in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Cyber Security & Ethical Hacking, Data Science, Android Development, and Full Stack Development, besides M.Sc in Radiology & Imaging Technology, Dialysis Technology, Operation Theater & Anaesthesia Technology, Histopathology, Microbiology, and Diploma Medical Lab Technology.

The University offers attractive scholarship schemes, has the highest placement record, and has ultra modern facilities available for its students.

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