By OUR STAFF REPORTER
DEHRADUN, 15 Oct: As an initiative on updating parents and students of senior classes, a one-day Career and College Admissions Fair was organised at the Summer Valley School, here, today. Forty leading Universities, Colleges and Professional institutions offering various courses from across India and abroad, like the UK, USA, New Zealand, etc., participated in this mega event. The fair was declared open by Dr Ashok Wasu, Founder and Director of the School, who met the representatives of the universities. During the Fair, students were given a comprehensive idea of courses and the admission processes along with the latest offerings and scholarships to give them a global edge. This was done on one-to-one basis without any time pressure. The major emphasis was on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) courses with equal exposure to Commerce, Hospitality and Management related areas. Some of the major universities included Lincoln uUniversity, New Zealand, New York Film Academy, USA, Royal Holloway, UK, Chandigarh University, Bennett University, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru, etc., apart from universities located in Dehradun. Over 1500 students of Summer Valley School and various other schools participated in the fair. The event was organised in association with Admizzionz Campuz, a leading career and college admission guidance and support provider in India and abroad. It is the recipient of many awards to include most innovative start up by the CII and Best career counseling platform by ASSOCHAM.