Placement Cell

A number of students who study in colleges are not aware of what a placement does. Therefore, in this section, we will clarify through Techno’s own experience as to what are the placement cell benefits. The TECHNO Placement Cell interacts with the companies on a continuous basis, to bring the optimum and best-fit career opportunities to the students of TECHNO for their summers, winters and final placements. The cell plays an integral and vital role in building the TECHNO brand in the corporate world. The cell intends to foster functional, mutually beneficial and long-term relationships within its corporate and industrial networks. The placement cell activities focuses on the wholesome approach, aptly titled the Campus Engagement Program, and aims to involve the potential employers and recruiters throughout the year, in a variety of avenues, such as Summer & Winter Internships, Guest Lectures, Live Projects, Final placements among others.

Now that you have understood the placement cell meaning, you can dig deeper into its precise roles. The Placement Cell functions as a channel-facilitator for the managers of tomorrow and the corporate world. Although a lot of emphasis is laid upon successful final placements, it is not where the effort stops. TIHS’s cell for placement for undergraduate degree course in Lucknow is geared towards providing the ideal bridge between the academic and professional life for students. Besides working on successful summer internships for the newly joined students, continuous effort remains underway to expose the students to the dynamic challenges posed by the corporate world in forms of Live Projects, Workshops & Competitions among others. The cell, being in constant contact with the corporate world, is in the best position to understand the changing needs of the industry. Having understood the current needs, placement cell for undergraduate degree course in Lucknow also takes an initiative in conducting workshops aiming to provide and further enhance the skill sets of the students. Workshops are conducted by the experts in the industry, and the Campus Placement Cell strives to conduct these workshops within the campus so as to ensure maximum numbers of students are benefitted.

The Placement Cell’s activities can be broadly categorized into:

  • Career counseling by faculty and trained professionals in different functional areas.
  • A structured Personality Development Programme, wherein interviewing skills are imbibed by trainers and corporates alike.
  • Developing effective resumes.
  • Mentoring by the alumni, in terms of sharing experiences vis-à-vis realities of corporate life, refining expectations and projecting future trends.
  • The Placement Cell indentifies the potential recruiters, interacts with selected companies and coordinates the visit of such corporate executives to the campus.
  • An effective way of creating awareness about companies among students is to provide information. The information could be in the form of company brochures, pamphlets and other published information. The Placement Officer ensures distribution of published material among students.
  • At TECHNO, various events, guest speaker panels, conferences, workshops and academic fairs are organized in which companies participate directly or contribute through partnerships.
  • Projects are an integral part of the academic curriculum at TECHNO. Both Summer and Live projects with organizations provide students with basic understanding of the companies operations; this ultimately enhances the adaptability of students at large.