The Department of School and Mass Education, Government of Odisha in collaboration with UNICEF has launched a career portal for Secondary and Higher Secondary students to assist them with skilled recommendation on their future careers.
The portal may be accessed by means of the web site www.odishacareerportal.com with the scholar login ID and password.
The portal will present easy accessibility to info on totally different careers and can give students a chance to work together with academics. Students will even have the ability to entry career steering providers by means of a cellular pleasant app created particularly for the portal.
The Odisha Career steering portal is out there in Odia. It is a singular platform that aggregates info on careers, schools, vocational institutes, entrance exams and scholarships.
The portal contains info on greater than 550 career paths and students will have the ability to entry greater than 2,62,000 schools and vocational institutes with the data on 17,000 plus undergraduate, postgraduate schools and vocational institutes in the State and nation. Detailed info relating to 1,150 entrance exams together with utility process is given. Information can also be out there on greater than 1,120 scholarships, competitions and fellowships for larger training in India and overseas.
Minister, School and Mass Education Samir Ranjan Dash highlighted that this career portal had come at a pertinent time as it’s the want of the hour to make sure all youngsters purchase data on large ranging career choices and make knowledgeable selections throughout the unprecedented training emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The most spectacular facet about this career portal is that its content material is localised and contextualised. Students would have the ability to login to the dashboard by means of a singular ID created to entry info, submit queries and apply.
Principal Secretary, School and Mass Education Department Satyabrat Sahoo stated, “We hope that the career portal reaches all Secondary and Higher Secondary students with its providers and data. The portal will allow adolescents to decide on a career path in alignment with their aspirations and aptitudes and assist to attach them with work alternatives. This additionally offers alternatives to work together with nice personalities, mentors from reputed skilled and vocational institutes, enabling students to additional perceive potential studying and career alternatives. “
While welcoming the company, SPD, Bhupindar Singh Poonia highlighted large affect on lives of students from Secondary and Higher Secondary throughout Odisha in the approaching years at addressing improvement wants and career considerations of adolescent students to endure large bodily and emotional transformation to face world challenges.
Chief of Field Office, UNICEF, Dr Monika Nielsen stated that the Odisha career portal is a major medium for equipping adolescent students of Secondary and Higher Secondary in the State to navigate a clean transition from college to work by means of Higher Education. NICEF is dedicated to assist high quality studying interventions state-wide.