*Candidates interacted to their mettle with top HR and Recruiting officials from companies of their choice
*Top MNCs & Blue Chip companies from different sectors lured the candidates with attractive salary package
Jalandhar: India’s largest two-day Career cum Job Fair inaugurated at LPU Campus, today, which witnessed an over-whelming response from both job seekers and companies from across India. Over 5000 job seekers walked-in, on the first day, to seek better paying jobs with the most renowned MNCs & Blue Chip companies participating at the fair. Participating companies spanned across industries including IT, ITeS, Education, Pharmacy, Automobiles, Banking, Insurance sectors. The first day came out with selection and short-listing of nearly 1000 candidates. Job aspirants even from distant states including Delhi, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Rajasthan and others kept thronging LPU campus till late in the evening.
Remarking on the ‘Fair’, IBM Staffing – Recruiter Mr Nishank Gupta said, "The size of walk-ins to our stall is pretty good and so is the quality. We are also making on the spot offers. One of the things which I want to specially mention is the support provided by LPU student- volunteers who actually helped in handling and streamlining our processes.” Similarly, Mr Vijay Magotra, Campus Relationship Manager from WIPRO is of the opinion: “Our present association with LPU is very fruitful and we intend to continue to build the relationship in the future as well. This fair has helped us to select candidates conveniently and as per our requirements.”
LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal said: “This Job Fair is to increase awareness of the students about employment opportunities available in the related area of their dreams. Along with, it is also to enable employers to discuss career and training opportunities face to face with the job seekers. I am happy to note that thousands of students from different Indian states have received first-hand opportunity to reach potential employees and many of them have met with their selection, thereof.” One of the job seekers, an M Tech student Roohinder, thanked LPU for arranging country’s largest job fair: “I am very happy to avail this golden chance through LPU’s efforts. I am sure to get selected and I am thankful to LPU as I could not get such an open and wide choice at my own college.