of Training and Placement Office
Padre Conceicao College was started in 1997, the Training and Placement
Cell was started in right earnest in July 1999. Proactive action and
hard-work, commenced in the very first year, we were able to attract
blue-chip corporate to our campus like Tata Consultancy Services,
Cognizant Technology Solutions, Keane, Persistent Systems Limited,
Infosys ,Thoughtworks , Wipro Technologies, HSBC , MRF, IBM ,Cartini,
Siemens Information Systems limited, Anglo Eastern Shipping ,Vendanta
,Volkswagen, Topaz Engineering , Wartsila L.L.C , Sulzer, Panasonic ,
Sasken , Robosoft , Hexaware , L&T Engg , Godrej & Boyce Mfg.
Co.Ltd, Goa Shipyard Limited to name a few.
The Training and Placement Cell, is headed by Shri Niyan Marchon (M.Tech – Microelectronics) Associate Professor TPO ,
and is also lecturer in the Electronics and Telecommunication Dept.
Having worked in companies like Mahindra Network Services, Mumbai and
Texas Instruments India, Bangalore, Shri Niyan Marchon comes with a
strong industry background. Besides placement activities, he has taken
keen initiatives in sports, social service and extra-curricular
activities in Padre Conceicao College. The cell also functions with the
strong and dynamic assistance of Mrs. Alzira Xavier (BE-Electronics, MBA), Assistant Training and Placement Officer.
She is also Assistant Professor in Economics and Management in the Humanities
Department. The Training and Placement Cell is ably supported by Ms. Roseline Fernandes,(BE-Computer Science, MBA) and is a
Assistant Professor in the Information Technology Department.
and Placement Cell (TPC) ensures that our students are well-equipped to
excel in life and are able to match up to all the challenges that
real-life working environment offers. The most important attribute of
this department is to run it is a very disciplined and organized manner.
Strong efforts have been made by the Training and Placement Cell to
improve interaction between the Industry, Community and our Institution
by having many activities in different spheres.
placement cell has played key role in organizing and promoting an active
ex-students association, CONEXT. The first ever convention was held in
September 2003 and the response was overwhelming. At this meet, the
alumni association took a concrete shape based on inputs received from
our ex-students as well as others.
Training and Placement Cell has also organized Industrial Visits to
industries like Digilink, Goa Shipyard, Western India Shipyard, Crompton
Greaves and AIR-MPT and AIR-CONTROL Centre at Altinho.
Other Activities of the
Training and Placement cell:
Job placement through campus interviews for Final Year undergraduates. Also conducts recruitments for post Graduate students.
Provides the best arrangements and hospitality for the visiting companies officials.
Provides all audio visual facilities for power
point presentations, written test, Group discussions (GD) and
interviews during placements.
Arranges mock interviews, GD, Case Studies, Aptitude tests, Technical skills and HR interview for students.
Career Counseling and guidance: Arranges talks on Personality development and Interpersonal & Communications skills.
Prepares students to face competitive exams like GATE, GRE, GMAT and TOFEL.
Co-ordinates various activities related to the career of the students along with the Industrial training.
Encourages students in organizing Entrepreneurship Development Programs including verbal and communicative programs.
Arranges Training and workshops for teaching and non-teaching staff.
Pre-placement training in needed software skills, leadership and managerial styles.
TPO is assisted by a student representative (Student placement Coordinator) from each department
Prepares College Newsline bi-yearly, Magazine - ETHOS and Placement Brochures each year.
In association with the respective departments
arranges Expert/Guest lectures from Eminent Personalities from Industry
for Career Counseling and Technical Seminars.
Co-ordination for Industrial visits and Summer training for students in and outside Goa.
Co-ordination of Alumni Association – CONEXT