Skill based training programme would pave way for a bright future for engineering graduates, president of Chalapathi Institute of Engineering & Technology, Y.V Anjaneyulu said here on Tuesday.

Addressing students at a seminar on ``Career Planning & Motivation,’’ held on the premises of CIET, Lam, Mr. Anjaneyulu stressed the importance of life skills and urged the students to imbue communication skills along with core competency in their respective subjects.

Managing Director of `Yuvaraj Motivators,’ Naga Prasad, who was the chief guest, underlined the importance of goal setting and having a definite plan to succeed in their careers. Explaining the importance of determination, he took the examples of several successful people to educate the students.

Director of the college K. Srinivas, Principal P. Suresh Babu were present.