Career Guidance by XIDAS, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh
A one day career guidance programme by the Xavier Institute of Development Action and Studies (XIDAS), Madhya Pradesh was held on 4th December 2018 for the Sixth Semester B.Com students, Economics Honours students and Sixth Semester English Honours students.
Fr Sunny Jacob SJ, Organization Secretary Jesuit Education of South Asia and Fr. Sanjay Kujur SJ, Asst. Director of XIDAS spoke to the students and explained to them about the career options available after their Degree studies.
The Principal of the College, Fr. Bivan Rodriques Mukhim welcomed the resource persons and spoke of the contributions of Xavier Institutions in the country. He said that the Jesuit fathers are running important institutions of Higher Education in India. He mentioned the St. Xavier’s College in Kolkata and the Loyola College at Chennai. He also said that the Loyola College in Williamnagar, Meghalaya was set up so that the marginalized youth of Meghalaya could get the best education just like other students anywhere in any part of the country.
Fr. Sunny Jacob spoke of the opportunities that the students could avail after the completion of their studies. He motivated the students to give their best in their studies and be someone. “Only hard work will bring success,” he said.
Fr. Sanjay Kujur said that the Xavier Institute of Development and Social Service offers the best study atmosphere and the best placement to the studies. The institute gave preference to social upliftment and many activities have been organized for the same. He spoke of opportunities that awaited the students once they complete their studies from the institute.