‘Alva’s Pragati’, a mega job fair by Moodbidri-based Alva’s Education Foundation (AEF), will be held in Moodbidri of Dakshina Kannada district on October 14-15.
Vivek Alva, Managing Trustee of AEF, spoke to media people in Mangaluru and said that this is a CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) activity of AEF, and that it is absolutely free for both applicants and participating companies.
Started in 2007, ‘Alva’s Pragati’ has always stood for the objective of providing candidates with a wide range of job opportunities and also showcasing the large talent pool, especially from rural and underprivileged areas, he said.
Participation of recruiters
‘Alva’s Pragati 2022’ will feature the participation of top recruiters from major sectors such as BFSI, IT, ITES, manufacturing, sales and retail, hospitality, telecommunications, healthcare, media, construction, education and NGOs.
He said that these sectors provide a large number of openings for graduates and postgraduates in various streams such as medical and allied health, engineering, arts, commerce and management, basic sciences, nursing, ITI, diploma with PUC, SSLC and other qualifications.
Digitization of the recruitment process
He said details of participating companies will be updated in real time on www.alvaspragati.com and candidates are encouraged to visit regularly. Online registration is mandatory for applicants to streamline and digitize the entire recruitment and selection process.
He said the AEF’s expert team will orient students in several places regarding the job description and its scope.
About 110 companies have applied so far and another 96 companies have confirmed their participation. More than 200 companies are expected to participate in the job fair, he added.
September 16, 2022