Career Guidance is one of the major activities undertaken by the department to guide the students in selecting the apt courses and careers. Career Guidance units are formed in higher secondary schools all over Kerala to guide the students on courses and careers which help them to attain a bright future.
Career Guidance helps students to make decisions based on their interests, abilities and passion while considering current and future career opportunities. Career Guidance programmes expose the students to various challenging opportunities from all walks of life and enable them to go in tandem with the new trends and competitions of our modern world.
The programmes will be implemented in all Higher Secondary schools through Career Guidance units. At present, there are 1670 career Guidance units in the state. The programmes will help students to explore all possibilities of various disciplines and guide them to attain the cherished goal.
In addition to general career guidance programs, CG&AC Cell offers a lot of other programs to mould a successful and healthy social individual. Few of the are Path Finder, Train The Trainers, Focus Point, We –help, Aptitude Test Software, Training For Career Guides, Sitar, Souhrida Club, Know Thy Self, Amma Ariyan, and Karuthu.
‘DISHA’ Expo is a unique programme sponsored by the government of Kerala for the higher secondary students to have updated information on different courses after plus two. Realizing the need and significance of higher education, the DHSE has planned to conduct such a career exhibition of National level institutions and universities under the guidance and support of Career Guidance Cell.
Kerala is known for its investment in its students & people. Every year around 400,000 students come out of higher secondary courses. As the Department of General Education - Higher Secondary Education Wing are actively working in pursuit of guiding young talents in the right path. Department of General Education - Higher Secondary Education Wing is proud to provide valuable support in their decision-making process for a better career.
There are many esteemed National Institutions are participating in this DISHA EXPO 2019 at Kanjhangad, Kasaragod. The expo was planned in such a way that the students, parents , education workers and moreover, the general public get to know about the campuses, courses, learning methods and admission process of these institutions.