One-week Webinar Series- Meeting the Mentor organized by Government Polytechnic College Jammu concluded today. Four successful online sessions were conducted on Google Meet Platform and facilitating parallel live YouTube streaming. The Webinar series which started on 5th August was inaugurated by Principal Secretary to School Education and Skill Development Department, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon. While Speaking at the Webinar titled” Meeting the Mentors”, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon stressed on imparting the quality training in market-relevant skills to the students to generate greater employability opportunities for the students of Skill Development Department. He appreciated the efforts of the institute in organizing such online webinars for the students in current situation that will help them to understand various career options after Diploma.
Sh. Sajad Hussain Ganaie, Director Skill Development Department, also emphasized the importance of such online webinars as very crucial for enriching the knowledge of students in current situation.
Er. Arun Bangotra, Principal, Govt. Polytechnic Jammu thanked all the mentor for guiding the students to various potential career options and making the future nation builders acquaint to bound of opportunities that lay ahead of them.
A total of 775 students from the entire Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir who had enrolled for the Webinar Series participated enthusiastically in all the four sessions. The highlight of the sessions was open question answer section by students being answered directly by the mentor themselves related to future prospects and potential career for Diploma students.
The mentors of the Webinar Series titled Meeting the Mentors who interacted with students were Er. Jagdeep Singh, Technical Specialist at Cummins Inc, USA, Er. Brajveer Singh, Technical Specialist at Department of Atomic Energy, GOI, Er. Kuldeep Singh Gandralia, Entrepreneur with an industrial set up Prayog Industries Ltd and the mentor for the final session was alumni of Government polytechnic Jammu, Er. Amit Khullar presently serving as Wing Commander in Indian Air Force.
The sessions were attended by Joint Directors of Polytechnic and Joint Directors of ITI of Jammu and Kashmir Division, Principals of various Polytechnics of Jammu and Kashmir Division, Superintendents of ITI of Jammu and Kashmir Division, HODs, faculty members and various students of polytechnic sector from both Jammu and Kashmir Division.
The member of the organizing committee was Sh. Rajesh Khajuria, TPO, Er. Ajay Thapa, Er. Jasdeep Kour, Er. Shoket Ali and Er. Akash Dusgotra. The session was moderated by Er. Jasdeep Kour, Lecturer Government Polytechnic Jammu and the vote of thanks was presented by Rajesh Khajuria, Training & Placement Officer.