USTM provide to the students many opportunities and experiences within the
degree programme and beyond such as work-based learning, volunteering,
industrial visit, field visit, mentoring professional support services, etc. as
per the courses they are pursuing. For the last part the University has its own
separate Placement Cell which *is committed to provide all possible assistance
to its graduates and post graduates in their efforts to find employment.
USTM Placement cell has already started activities that will go on yearlong to
facilitate liaison between its students and prospective organizations. In other
words along with bringing in job opportunities for the students the USTM
Placement Cell will also engage the students with the various corporates, Public
& Pvt. sector companies, media houses, industries, IT firms, Govt. Bodies, NGOs
etc. for training , internships and campus recruitment.
At the end of the second last and last semesters on-campus as well as off-campus
along with Pool Campus job interviews will be facilitated by this cell as
required. Also as is deemed necessary pre-placement training programmes will be
organized by the placement cell in USTM to enhance the employability of the
USTM Placement Cell invites corporates, media houses, industries, IT firms, NGOs
etc to associate with the University and its students.
The efforts of the placement cell of USTM is directed at achieving a win-win
situation for both ï¿½ our students and the organizations recruiting them.
Training & Placement Division at USTM forms an Interface between academics &
corporate world. It helps students in making better & informed Career Choices.
With a view to streamline the
communication process, functioning of the Training & Placement Cell with the
Objectives of addressing the requirements of Students from various disciplines
we at USTM, have a Training & Placement Department, governed by the Advisory
Council, as well as a team of Faculty associated with the Training & Placement
Cell. Above that we have nominated student members as part of the Training &
Placement Committee to give their valuable inputs, coordinate with the rest of
the students. A mutually stimulating, qualitative & quantitative swing in the
direction of overall improvement marks the dynamics & mechanics of a well oiled
Training & Placement Division, trying to maintain a perfect balance between
Academics & Corporate Interface. The Training & Placement Cell is making all
possible efforts to move in the right direction to achieve its objectives for
longer interest of student and make them Industry ready by organising activities
in the campus with participation of Business Leaders for experiencing sharing
sessions, conduct skill related workshops.
Other than Academic knowledge
they gain during their stay at the University, the cell makes concrete efforts
to train them up on basic soft skills, self grooming, body language, group
discussion, mock interviews, self development programs, presentation techniques,
art of public speaking, skills for facing interviews & other areas to enhance
the employability factor of the students to help them secure suitable employment
by guiding them to become excellent professionals ï¿½ Corporate/Industry Savvy.
We the Training & Placement Cell
at USTM very strongly believe that long term sustainability of our relationship
with Industry for Training & Placement of our students can be a success by
making sincere effort in the following areas. Assessing the needs of various
industries & providing inputs to concerned departments in the form of internal
feedback or through interactions with Senior Professionals, premier education &
research associations so that required skill set is imparted to our students.
Students of MBA Department have
been training in different organizations/ Industries such as Pantaloons, Max
Cement, Topcem Cement(MCL), Varun Beverages Ltd., ASEB, Indian Oil
Corporation,(AOD), Future Value Retail Ltd, GNRC Hospital, G.L. Publication
Private Ltd., Pepsico, Jagdale Food and Beverages, Pibco Hero, North Eastern
Tubes Ltd., IOCL, HUDCO, Bigbazar, AEGCL(Assam Electricity Grid Corporation
Limited.), HPCL, Coca-Cola, Emami & other Industries.
Other than the Management
Students, the Training & Placement Division makes concrete efforts to make sure
that students from other professional courses are given fair amount of exposure
to their related industries/Scientific Research Organisations, etc.
The Sociology & Social Work
students have been involved in various project driven activities in NIRD (Guwahati),
SIRD, NIPCCD (Guwahati), ASACS (Guwahati) CRS, NECHA, KGMNT, BRO, WHO, UNICEF,
International Red Cross Society, NRLM, AIDS Control Society, NRHM, NNRUM,
ASHADEEP, SSA, RMSA, Social Welfare Deptt., Shankardeva Kalakshetra, OMDUM,
NONGPU CIVIL HOSPITAL, GLOBAL HOSPITAL (Guwahati) Etc.
The Bio-Technology, Bio
Chemistry, Zoology and Botany, students of USTM have undergone training in HPCL
- Tissue Culture Lab, College of Veterinary Science, ARIASP, Assam Agricultural
University for Lab Experience/Demo in Micro Biology, Molecular Biotechnology ,
IASST, Boragaon , Manash Wilife Sanctuary etc. A couple of students have chosen
to go through Internship Training CVS (AAU) sponsored by Department of
Bio-Technology. Some have got themselves associated with Project sponsored by
The students of Chemistry
Department have been visiting the following at regular interval. Research
Labortaries (CSIR ï¿½ NEIST) , Jorhat & CSIR ï¿½ CRRI, New Delhi, Toklai Tea
Research, Jorhat, Rain Forest, Jorhat, North East Hill University (NEHU),
Shillong and IIT, Guwahati. Final semester students of Chemistry done their
major project in CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat under the guidance of Scientists working
Students of other courses like
MCA, Electronics, Psychology, and Education are having their internship in
respective organization of repute in NE, India. For students who aspire to be in
the teaching profession we have provided in house coaching for NET, SLET and
other competitive examination by conducting special classes.
Placement cell of the University
is in touch with most of Corporate and Pvt. Sector organistion for conducting
Campus Placement drive. Some of such companies are in queue for conducting
placement drive for the final semester students.