Gandhinagar, May 27 UNI | 2 months ago

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel today released the annual 'Career Guidance Special-2014', published by State Information Department, to help students choose future course of studies or career after passing out class 10th and 12th.

Speaking at a function to mark the occasion, Ms Patel said the book of vital importance should be very useful to the students in straightway going for employment, or higher education or choosing a professional course for better employment.

She said the book fulfilled the government's commitment to skill development of the youth as well as their employability.

Giving details of the book, Commissioner of Information Bhagyesh Jha said it was divided into four major sections for post-standard X and post-standard XII, about courses for higher education offered by universities, career options, scope for self-employment and entrepreneurship, besides related information available in websites.

He said the most significant objective of the book was to encourage the students choose the right career or go for higher education to suit individual temperament and qualification.

The book will be available from tomorrow at Rs 20 from district offices of the State Information Department, as well as from authorised dealers.

(Posted on 28-05-2014)