UM= U’re Marvellous! UM-Career Path 2011
One and a half day in UM is certainly not enough for the UM graduates, GRADUAN® is indeed in demand.
It was raining early morning on the 22nd of March, however that did not stop the massive crowd hitting the Dewan Tunku Canselor (DTC) for a dose of the University Malaya Career Path 2011.
It was full throttle for the organizing committee as graduates and future graduates along with the guests and VIPs were invited for the Opening Ceremony at 2pm on the same day.
The event was launch by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of University Malaya, YB Datuk Dr. Ghauth Jasmon with a very aspiring welcoming speech, followed by a short multimedia presentation and also souvenirs presentation.
The VIPs were then escorted to visit the entire participating booth of companies that took part in Career Path 2011. There are more than 50 companies from both public and private sectors in Malaysia can be found such as MMC Corporation Berhad, Philip Morris (M) Sdn Bhd, Maybank, CIMB Group, BASF group, SHELL Malaysia, Prudential Assurance Malaysia Berhad, Honeywell International, IBM Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), Ernest & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, STAR Publications (M) Bhd, SP Setia Bhd, Schlumberger, Continental Sime Tyre PJ Sdn Bhd, Accenture Solutions Sdn Bhd, Sony EMCS (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Bursa Malaysia and many more. Even the mascot of Nippon Paint (M) Sdn Bhd decided to make an appearance along with its company to entertain the crowd.
According to Professor Datuk Dr Rohana Yusof, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Affairs Division) of UM stated that one of the objectives of Career Path 2011 is to help the graduates define their career goals, understand their career options, and market themself effectively. The first step in their job search process will be to determine the type of employment that is right for them. Hence, the career fair is here to help them, but finding the right job will require considerable effort on their part.
Congratulations to all graduates on your achievement to making it this far. GRADUAN will indeed be next to you guiding you step by step all the way.