A Youth Development Centre (YDC) was established in Government Dungar College in 2009, with the basic objective to inculcate employability skills in the college students, to acquaint the students about new avenues of employments, to prepare them to face interviews and make them suitable for the jobs in future.
The centre runs two broad types of activities-
- A20 hr capsule training programme for all final year graduate students on various job skills, personality development skills, self management skills, soft skills, ICT skills and employability skills
- Compiling and providing information about opportunities for higher studies, job vacancies, scholarships etc.
Beside these activities additional activities are organized from time to time and they include career counseling, Aptitude testing, Skill testing, Personality tests, Group Counseling, organizing Seminars, campus interviews, Debate and essay competitions, skill up-gradation courses, Brainstorming sessions, personality improvement classes, setting up help desk at the time of admissions in college, making employment related newspapers available, organizing placement drive/fairs and providing platform for successful alumni to interact and motivate the students. Special emphasis is given to train the students in making CV’s and for the preparation of interviews, etc. The aim of these activities is to help student overcome and make them confident and competent for the job market.
Infrastructure: There is a separate room with the capacity of approx 150 students for conducting the activities of YDC; well equipped with the facility of internet, audio-visual facility, interactive board facility, separate display boards, and two Computers with printer. Computer and printer facility is also available for the students along with the books and career related magazines. There is a separate room for the members of the YDC to conduct the activities of the YDC throughout the year.