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Department of Career Planning & Development

DCPD at Chandigarh University is a fervent proponent of the idea of seeing the career as an on-going process of learning and development, and we make endeavours to imbibe the same in our students. Keeping this principle in mind, we seek to guide the students in developing their personality, right from the start when they set foot in Chandigarh University. With innovative and interactive learning methods, we are catering to all the aptitude, verbal ability and soft skills training requirement across all the Engineering and Non-Engineering departments of Chandigarh University.

Vision: To provide the students with a platform wherein they can learn and enhance their professional skills.

Department of Career Planning & Development
We plan to achieve this by

We plan to achieve this by:

  • Identifying the requirements of the industry and make the students Placement ready.
  • Providing qualitative training by inducing them with knowledge.
  • By judging the current level of students and make training plans to mould them into professionals.

Our Spectrum of Offerings

Training for Placements

To prepare the students to crack various rounds of Placement Drives.

Competitive Exams & Civil Services Preparation

To prepare the students for acquiring Government Jobs and crack entrance exam for IAS, SSC/Bank PO.

Higher Studies Entrance Exam Preparation

To crack entrance exams for higher studies like GRE, GMAT, IELTS, and GATE.


The Department of Career Planning & Development seeks to act as a bridge between the industry leaders of today, and the budding leaders of tomorrow.

Training Domains

Training Domains
IT Skills
  • Programming Fundamental (Logics, Algorithms and Flowcharts)
  • Programming (C & C++)
  • Data Structure
  • Database (SQL)
  • Networking (Virtualisation and Linux Administration)
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Logical & Analytical Reasoning
  • Data Interpretation
  • Verbal Ability
  • Communication Skills
  • Behaviourial Skills
  • GD &Interview Preparation
  • Mock Placement Drives

Why Choose Department of Career Planning & Development?

Opens Multiple Career Options besides Primary Field

Result Oriented Content
  • a. Continuous R&D to Design and Upgrade the Content
  • b. Customization to meet the specific needs of students
  • c. Customization to meet the specific needs of students
  • a. Specifically designed books for each subject
  • b.Customized Handouts
  • c. 2000+ Practice questions for each semester
  • a. Soft Skills Labs
  • b. Projector in all the class rooms
  • a. Audio-Visual Presentation
  • b. Games & Activities
  • c. Simulation Exercises & Role Plays
  • d. Projects & Exercises
  • a. Saturday Workshops
  • b. Evening Doubt Sessions (Optional)
Dynamic Team of Trainers
  • a.Regular evaluation and feedback
  • b.Periodic FDPs
  • a.AMCAT/CU-CAT Assessments
  • b.Systematic Feedback Processes
  • c.Transparent Communication Channels
  • a.Mentorship Programs
  • b.Need based doubt clearing sessions on day ends and weekends
  • a.Company specific workshops
  • b.Summer/Winter Training Camps
  • c.Soft Skills/IT Skills Events
  • d.Expert lecture by Industry Professionals
  • a.Credit based subjects included within course curriculum
  • b.Training & Placement Program
  • a. Fortnightly Online Tests
  • b. Monthly Online Assessments
  • c. Company Specific Online Tests