ADMISSIONS 2020-21

CAREER SESSIONS

26 JULY 2019

Date of the Workshop 26.07.2019
Topic of the Workshop Career Workshop
Resource Person Svasti Dutta, Alumni DPS Rohini and Summer Intern with the Office of Admissions and Outreach at Ashoka University
Name of the Organization Ashoka University
Attended by Students of Class X

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

A Career Workshop was conducted by Svasti Dutta, Alumni, for the students of Class-X highlighting the Liberal Education and 21 Century skills available at Ashoka University. She briefed students about the importance of exploring multiple academic disciplines and making an informed decision. At Ashoka University, she stated, students are free to design their own undergraduate degree by choosing the subjects they are most passionate about. Svasti also shared her personal experiences as a II year Psychology (Hons.) student at the University. She addressed student queries related to the admission process and the types of graduate and post-graduate courses available at the university.


16 MAY 2019

Date of the Workshop 16.05.2019
Topic of the Workshop Careers in advertising
Resource Person Sankul Nagpal, Alumni
Name of the Organization DPS Rohini
Attended by XII, Humanities

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

An orientation session on Careers in advertising with special emphasis on becoming a voiceover artist was conducted by Sankul Nagpal, Alumni, for the Humanities stream, Class XII. Sankul briefed students about job opportunities in the field of advertising and shared details of free software available on the Internet, which is required to become a voiceover artist. He also talked about maintaining a balance between academics and co- curricular activities. He answered questions related to competitive exams for entrance into Law.


25 APRIL 2019

Date of the Workshop 25.04.2019
Topic of the Workshop From Misfit to Miss Perfect- A Session on motivation and self-worth
Resource Person Ms. Kriti Singhal
Name of the Organization The Education Tree
Attended by XII Commerce and Humanities

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

A session on motivation and self worth-'From Misfit to Miss Perfect' was conducted for Class XII Commerce and Humanities students on 25 April 2019. The Resource person, Ms. Kriti Singhal from The Education Tree dealt with sensitive issues like self esteem and self-worth citing her own example. She talked about the importance of goals and vision, and also emphasized on tireless labour to achieve the same.


23 JANUARY 2019

Date of the Workshop 23.01.2019
Topic of the Workshop CHOICE OF STREAM
Resource Person Ms. Mamta Nangia (Career Councellor)
Name of the Organization DPS Rohini
Attended by STUDENTS OF CLASS XI

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

A session on stream selection for class XI was conducted for the students of class X on 23 January, 2019. The session commenced with the Vice Principal, Ms. Kanika Govi’s address to the students and an orientation speech presented by Ms. Mamta Nangia, the school Career Counsellor. Subject Coordinators of various subjects briefed students about the subjects, skills required to study them and the challenges faced by students while studying those subjects. They were also informed about the different career options available in various streams and subjects.


13 OCTOBER 2018

Date of the Workshop 13.10.2018
Topic of the Workshop CAREE FAIR
Resource Person & Name of the Organization Ms. Prerona Sanyal, Social Media Manager, Ms. Preeti Chauhan, Associate Professor at Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University
Mr. Vikas Narula from UPES, Mr. Pawan Mishra from Benett University, Ms. Hansa Sachdeva from Ahmedabad University
Mr. Lalit Ambastha from National Law University, Dwarka. Dr. Usha Mudiganti and Mr. Ankush Rathore from Ambedkar University
Ms. Aditi Bhadiyal from Ashoka University and Mr. Prateek Batra from O.P Jindal University, Mr. Naresh Sharma from Crafts Film School
Attended by PARENTS AND STUDENTS OF CLASSES IX-XII

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

The event comprised of an interactive session by guest speakers from various Indian universities. It was followed by individual counselling sessions by the university representatives in the school premises. The session commenced with the Vice Principal, Ms. Kanika Sachdeva Govi, addressing the audience. Ms. Prerona Sanyal, Social Media Manager and student counsellor from University Connections then briefed the audience about the skills required to pursue an area of study and making a career choice. She reiterated the need to be well informed before choosing a college or university. It was an informative session on the whole and provided a platform for students and parents to explore a wide arena of academic options available in India.


27-28 FEBRUARY 2018

Date of the Workshop 27-28 February 2018
Topic of the Workshop Capacity Building Programme on Career and Guidance.
Resource Person Ms. Archana Narain, Principal, Indian Heights, Dwarka.
Name of the Organization Maharaja Agrasen School, Pitampura
Attended by Ms. Mamta Nangia

The session was initiated with an innovative introduction by the participants with career options similar to their names and personal quality. Day One included the difference between career and guidance in detail. The sources for decision making on career choice were identified including personal variables, personality and values.
Day Two included a number of case studies, discussions and presentations on the choice of career options. Role Plays were performed on careers including work culture, challenges, roles and responsibilities, remuneration to understand the careers in detail. A quiz about career awareness was also conducted for identifying careers for a reality check.
Brainstorming sessions on various career options were conducted. It was interesting to participate in career related activities that can be planned for the students.


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