Seminar on ‘employability skills’ held at KU

Srinagar: Kashmir University’s Directorate of Distance Education (DDE) on Tuesday held a seminar-cum-workshop on ‘employability skills.’
Dean of Academic Affairs, Prof Mohammad Ashraf Wani, presided over the day-long seminar titled “employability skills required in contemporary job markets, with special focus on careers in travel industry”.
Statement issued by the varsity spokesman said that the students pursuing PG Diploma in Tourism Management, Business Administration and Business Entrepreneurship at the DDE interacted with experts from the industry and got acquainted with latest developments in the field of travel industry and career opportunities in this sector.
In his address, Prof Wani laid stress on close coordination between the university and industry to tap the best talent for overall growth and development of the travel industry.
In her welcome address, Director DDE, Prof Neelofar Khan said the directorate is always at the forefront of imparting practical training and ensuring industrial exposure to its students pursuing various programmes.