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Educational Guidance is imparted through the VG units functioning in the 14 District Employment Exchanges and through the 7 University Employment Information and Guidance Bureaus in the State.
Apart from the guidance given to the job seekers visiting the office, the Vocational Guidance officers visit colleges, schools etc, where they give career talks and conduct seminars.
Coaching classes are also conducted periodically, to equip the registrants for success in competitive exams of PSC, RRB etc.Collection and dissemination of occupational information on job opportunities, educational training facilities, scholarship and fellowship are major functions of University Employment Information and Guidance Bureau.
UEI&GBs also conducts seminars on personality Development, Job Fest etc in colleges. UEI&GBs also impart exhaustive coaching classes for Bank Recruitment Examinations, UGC/CSIR Exam for JRF/Lectureship, Civil Service Examination etc, etc. They also give practical training on mock interview and Group Discussion.
Deputy Chief of this Bureau frequently visits educational institutions to deliver vocational guidance classes. Another function of the Guidance Bureau is to conduct career seminars in colleges to create awareness among the students on career opportunities and skill developments.
Seminars would focus mainly on career trends in India, career opportunities in India and abroad, opportunities for higher studies, techniques on facing the interview and on personality development. Eminent resource persons would be invited for the purpose.