A total of 50 leading companies in India and abroad are expected to participate in a campus placement mela for polytechnic college students in the State being organised here on February 14, 15 and 16.

The centralised campus placement programme involving the final year students and those who passed out of the 64 polytechnics in Kerala last year will be organised here under the aegis of the Government Polytechnic College and Women’s Polytechnic College, Kalamassery, said a press release here.

The State Department for Technical Education and Curriculum Development Centre, Kalamassery, are leading the programme.

The organisers of the programme said that arrangements were being made to enable about 5,000 job-seekers from these polytechnic colleges to attend the placement mela.

The recruiting companies will be able to hold tests and interviews for the polytechnic students. A portal has been launched to enable the smooth running of the placement programme.

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