For the third consecutive year, The Hindu EducationPlus has launched guidance sessions for students aspiring to get into professional courses, either through the CET cell or the test conducted by the COMED-K. The next event will be held in Mangalore on June 17.The objectives of the session are to help the students understand the admission processes; the potential of various courses; what the industry looks for; how to prepare for challenges ahead.The Mangalore session will be held on Saturday at the Town Hall. The registration fee is Rs. 50. Contact The Hindu office at 336/1/2, Jeppu- 575001, Ph: 0824-2417575 for details.The Hindu EducationPlus will be providing a handbook to the students on a few courses in engineering written by academicians.RASHEED KAPPAN