Part Time jobs are the hot searches now. Times have changed, changing many of the methods. Students are not waiting till completion of their studies; they are looking for new venues to earn while learning. While, some people attend the college and in the evening doing part time jobs, some other people, while doing their regular jobs, are doing part time courses in the evenings. Alternative to these, how nice it would be if one earns in a job, while learning in an institution. Some educational institutions are allowing this facility to students. These institutions are providing opportunities to their students to work in some prescribed timings. Let us explore about this novel idea of earning while learning.
In our country, some educational institutions are entering into agreements with some companies and providing part time job opportunities to their students to work as Apprentices and Trainees. In this method, students can go to the college for a part of a day and work the rest of the day and earn some money in the form of monthly stipend.
Multinational company ‘GenPact’ entered into MoU with some Universities and providing the facility to study degree courses, conducting an entrance test through Associate Training Programme to those of their employees, who joined the company with Intermediate qualification. This method facilitates the students to study and get a degree along with a monthly stipend.
Andhra University, entering into MoU with renowned banking organisation HSBC, has been offering B.Com (Customer Service Management) course with admissions into the course through an entrance test. As part of their studies, students should work part time for 4 hours every day in the company and the company pays monthly stipend to them. After 3 years, they can get the graduation certificate.
The famous software organisation ‘WIPRO’ is also providing this type of part time job opportunities to students through their ‘WIPRO Institute of Software Excellence’. Part of it, those who complete Intermediate in this Institute with Maths and BCA students are provided employment in their organisation and sponsor them to complete MS course in BITS (Birla Institute of Technology and Science).
Bank of Baroda with the co-operation of Manipal University is offering PG Diploma in Banking and Finance through an entrance test. Those of the students, who join this course will not only get monthly stipend during training period, but also get appointment as Probationary Officer on completion of the course. However, the course fee will be more than 3 lakhs of rupees. Even this amount will be sanctioned as loan at the request of the student. ICICI and Punjab National Bank also are conducting such courses.
Eenadu Journalism School conducts an entrance test to those students, who show interest in journalism and gives intensive training in various departments relating to media, while paying monthly stipend to them.
Similarly, Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow, is providing employment as Library Assistants in the University Library, as Cashiers and Junior Accountants on daily wages in their main canteen to students, who face financial problems.
* Students doing Bachelor course in Animal Husbandry in College of Veterinary Sciences, Tirupathi, can work in the College Hospital itself in their final year of the course, getting monthly stipend.
CSM Institute, Pune is providing part time jobs to those students, who are studying courses like CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) and MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer). Similarly, WLC College, being run by British Council in Delhi has created a Campus Placement Cell for part time jobs to its students.
The Central Government Tourism department is giving training as Certified Tourist Guide to interested students in some important cities in the country.
The list is endless with many educational institutions providing part time job opportunities while studying to their students. Alternatively, students, depending on their skills acquired, make the best use of their spare time to work as Content Writers, Research Assistants, Web Designers and Photo Shop Editors. Students can get job experience while studying.
So, you are looking for such part time job opportunity. Then, why waiting. Put the needed efforts … Secure SUCCESS. All the best to you!