An Alumni interaction on ‘Student Grooming for Campus Placement

23 October, 2021

    An Alumni interaction on ‘‘Student Grooming for Campus Placement” was organized by the Chemical Engineering Department under the Alumni Event on October 23, 2021 to prepare the students for campus/off-campus interviews, to discuss the importance of verbal and nonverbal communication and interaction in interview.  It also aimed to strengthen the bond between alumni and the department.

  Key Features:

  • Expert: Pusha Shukla (2006 pass-out alumnus),
    • Manager Technical safety, Hydrocarbon Engineering, L&T Chiyoda Ltd.
  • Event coordinators: Dr. Milap G. Nayak and Prof. J. B. Trivedi
  • No. of participant: 43
  • Platform: Microsoft Teams

Discussion Points:

  • Importance of resume
  • General eligibility criteria for company like L&T for campus placement
  • Importance of domain knowledge and extra-curricular activities
  • Verbal and nonverbal communication and its impact in the interview
  • Work culture of MNC
  • Challenges and opportunity as a chemical engineer
  • Do’s and don’ts while facing the interview

Words from the Expert:

  • “During the process of oral communication, verbal and nonverbal communications coexist simultaneously.” -  Pusha Shukla