ISTE Student Chapter, in association with the department of E&C Engineering, conducted a Guest Lecture on the topic “Career Awareness Program”, on 25th Feb 2016 in the college premises. Mr. Arun John Mathias from Sandeepani School of Embedded System Design, Bengaluru, delivered the lecture. All the students of the Final year & Pre Final year E&C Engineering, office bearers of ISTE student and faculty members attended the talk and interacted with our experts.
Mr. Arun, started the talk by giving a brief statistics on the current employability status of engineering students. He highlighted the growth of VLSI and Embedded industry, which has increased demand for fresh engineers. His talk also focused on the recent industry trends in core engineering field. He listed more than fifteen roles/designation currently being practiced in the core companies; their skill set requirement, recruiting companies , job responsibilities etc and explained the career growth ladder. Mr. Arun emphasized on the importance of the right mix of knowledge, attitude and additional skills required for a successful career. The talk provided the students a platform for sharing their thoughts and was endowed with proper guidance regarding all the aspects of career in core VLSI & Embedded field.
Earlier, Mr Arun was welcomed with flowers and a brief introduction by Prof. Dr. A Ganesh, Dean Academics of SMVITM. The session was well received by all and our technical expert was presented with a memento as a token of appreciation.