Chetan Bhagat Inaugurates South India’s Largest Mega Educational Festival “Career Utsav
Bengaluru, December, 2016: Bengaluru’s most anticipated educational mega fair, ‘Career Utsav 2016’ organized by K2 Learning, a premier commerce institute, was inaugurated by the youth icon and India’s bestselling author, Chetan Bhagat at the NIMHANS Convention Centre, Bangalore over the weekend.
The only one of its kind Edu Festival saw Students, their parents, teachers, lecturers embrace active participation from leading institutions and colleges. The students participated in different workshops & seminars organized at the event. The event saw education giants like SRM University, Allen Career Institute and many top colleges among 80 + participants from across the country come together to support Career Utsav. Renowned brands like State Bank of India and Lodestar also joined hands to educate students who are at a crossroad in their career after class 12th.
Chetan Bhagat, who was the inaugural speaker and also the Guest of Honour for the event, addressed the young audience and asked them to follow their heart and intuition. He narrated how he himself quit his investment banking career to pursue his love for writing and advised everyone to focus on their interest. Speaking to media personnel after addressing children with his inspirational talk, Mr. Chetan Bhagat expressed his desire to be a part of this mega education expo this year too and was glad that he was able to contribute, help & inspire them to choose a career they love.
"I am happy to be back with the Career Utsav team. It’s always a pleasure to address the youth. The students of Bangalore are very fortunate to have programmes like this where they have information well in advance and they have an ocean of career opportunities being provided to them to choose from" he said while addressing them and taking the topic of “How to be an Achiever”
e have been successful in beating our own records with anoverwhelming 5000 + footfalls this year at CAREER UTSAV, 2016. Thefeedback we received in the previous editions helped us come back with a biggerand better event this year. This year’s edition of ‘Career Utsav’ has beendesigned to provide a platform to offer the best to aspiring students who wantto achieve something in life and carve a niche position for themselves in thesociety”.
“The main purpose of Career Utsav is to help studentspursue their dreams instead of giving in to the highly underestimated parental,peer pressure and get misguided to an unsuccessful career. We have more brandsand institutions on board with us this time, to give the parents and thestudents more options to choose from”, concluded CASripal Jain.
Some of the Highlights of thisYear’s programmes are as follows:
· · · · · · · · Other workshops and seminarson Making a Successful Career in LAW, Emerging Opportunities in Media &Communication, Lucrative careers in Design for Science, Commerce & Arts,Paramedics, a Critical Care Career. Seminar on Education Loan, the bustingmyths & facts of Education Loan.
Free shuttle services were organized across thecity to ensure easy commuting to and fro for the event. Close to 30 buses were operatingfrom various parts of the city.