30-NOV-2018: Language workshop and training for job application held
Aligarh, November 30: 'Two Days Language Workshop and Training for Job Application and Selection`, was jointly organised by University Hobbies Workshop, Cultural Education Centre, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and English Language Teachers` Association of India (ELTAI), Aligarh Chapter . The workshop consisted of four sessions moderated by resource persons from ELTAI.
In the opening lecture by Ms Adiba Faiyaz (Member ELTAI), gave tips on writing a job application (cover letter) and 'statement of purpose' and added that a good cover letter provides an edge to an application.
Dr Amirullah Khan (Associate Professor), in his talk focussed on interview skills. Dr Sherin Shervani (Member ELTAI), deliberated on the topic of writing a Curriculum Vitae, Resume and recommendation letters and Dr Sohail Ahmed (Member ELTAI) focussed on honing the Group Discussion skills.
The workshop session covered all the aspects of a perfect interview and focussed on practical approach by dividing students into teams of two (interviewers and interviewees) and staging mock interviews. The students participated in mock discussion sessions to get a practical first hand understanding of the format of formal group discussions.
Dr Siddhartha Chakraborti (President, University Hobbies Workshop, CEC) and Muneeba Anis (Student Coordinator, ELTAI) distributed the certificates among the participants.
Alisha Ibkar (President, ELTAI, Aligarh Chapter), delivered the vote of thanks.
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