Registration is continuing apace for the pre-counselling guidance programmes The Hindu-EducationPlus is conducting in Thiruvananthapuram on May 18 for the benefit of students seeking admission to courses in various professional streams after their Plus-Two.
Participation is free for the event, which is being conducted at the auditorium of the Government College for Women. Registrations are on a first-come-first-served basis. B. S. Warrier, education expert and career guru, will present an overview of professional courses at the session.
A senior official from the office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations will focus on the online seat allotment process. Placement training and career guidance experts from Kengcylopedia.com will discuss the matrix for exercising engineering college and course options. These experts will also take part in an interactive session, where students can seek information and get their doubts clarified.
Registration can also be done by e-mail:educationplustvm @thehindu.co.in. Please indicate your address and phone number. Registration forms are also available at the office of The Hindu at the Airport Road, Vallakkadavu. Phone: 0471-2502001.
While State Bank of India, Local Head Office is the presenting sponsor, the associate sponsors of the programmes are Hero MotoCorp and Co-operative Academy for Professional Education. Asianet News is the TV partner.
A handbook with information on aspects of the course-college selection process, the professional courses on offer, engineering course and college selection and the scope of other domains will be provided to each participant -- free of cost.