KU SOM's 8th Job and Internship fair (KJIF) on August 20
KAROBAR CORRESPONDENT
Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019
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KU SOM is organizing its 8th edition of Job and Internship Fair (KJIF) on August 20, 2019 at KUSOM premises.Standard Chartered bank, OYO, Sipradi, Unilever, Beed Management, Deer Walk Institute of Technology, Gorkha Brewery, Movers and Shakers (M&S), Panchakanya, Samsung India, copYeti Airlines, ShikharInsurance among others are some of the participating companies for this year.
The annual sought after event by corporates, KJIF organized by Placement Cell of Kathmandu University School of Management (KU SOM), is an annual Flagship Event which acts as a bridge between students of KU SOM and Corporate houses. It gives students not only a platform to connect with the company of their choice but also provides employers an opportunity to explore the talent pool of KUSOM. The Event aims to derive maximum benefits and provide a win-win solution to both the parties.
Since its establishment in 2011, the Event has been receiving an overwhelming response from the leading national and multinational companies every year.
The Event has been able to achieve its mission of establishing right connections with the industry which is being reflected in the success rate of placements and feedback given by companies about the Event. Last year, KJIF 2018 was conducted as a two-day Event to cater to the demand of ever growing participation of leading companies in the fair. The fair witnessed the participation of as many as 52 companies—some of them being Unilever, Nabil Bank, Siddhartha Bank, MAW, Panchakanya, Kathmandu Guest House (KGH), Daraz, OYO, NIC Asia Capital, Chaudhary Group, Beed Management, Global IME Bank, Mero Job, Laxmi Group, Sipradi, Teach For Nepal, Urban Girl, and Berger. More than 170 students of Kathmandu University comprising of BBA, MBA, and BBIS students were interviewed last year resulting in a record number of placements.