05-APR-2016: The Training and Placement Office (General), in collaboration with Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Aligarh Muslim University organized Recruifest'16, a festival of recruitment for the AMU students. The event provided the students, exposure to companies of national and international repute.
Professor M Rizwan Khan, Director, IQAC and the organizing secretary of the event said that the event provided the students, a platform to take a step ahead in their career. He stated that there are plenty of job opportunities available for talented students which need only exploration and the event would serve as effective means for this.
Mr Saad Hameed, Training and Placement Officer (General), AMU and coordinator, Recrufest'16 informed that objective of Recrufest'16 is to provide maximum job opportunities to the students of AMU at a large scale and to decrease the regional unemployment. He said that the initiative is directed towards promoting AMU in the corporate world as well as in various other fields and provide international exposure to the students.
While addressing the inaugural function as Chief Guest, Dr Talha Chishti, Director, Marya Day Frozen Food said that he feel honored to be a part of the initiative and assured to provide all necessary support and guidance to the students for their better future prospects.
Mr Sarwar Raza, Managing Partner, Legis Legal said that he is delighted to see AMU taking up such grand initiative which was very rarely seen in the past. He wished the recruitment festival to provide maximum benefits to the students.
Dr Khurram Nisar, joint organizing secretary, while conducting the program said that in almost every profession, alumni of AMU acquired and continue to acquire commendable and well-reputed posts and work extremely hard with full commitment to their jobs.
Md Mehraj Ali, an AMU engineering student proposed the Vote of thanks as the Team Leader of Recrufest'16 on behalf of the organizing team and whole students' fraternity.
Around 1200 AMU students participated in the fest, most of whom secured successful placements. Reputed companies from various sectors like IT, ITES, Banking, Finance, Manufacturing, Real estate, Education, Social Sector, Tourism, Law, etc. participated in the Mega fest.
The organizing team of Recrufest'16, headed by Prof Rizwan went to various halls of AMU to sensitize students about career opportunities in different fields and motivated the students for participation. The students were made aware about the role of placements in different companies in their respective fields under the programme named 'LET'S TALK CAREER'.
The head members, Professor Rizwan Khan, Mr Khurram Nisar and Mr Saad Hameed, with team members Mr Mohd Wasim Akram and Mr Md Mehraj Ali informed that this kind of job fair will be conducted in future also at a bigger and more open platform with the increased number of companies participating.
Related PicturesMr Saad Hameed addresing the Ingual session of Recruifest'16