The University Students Counselling and Placement Cell (USCPC) is a specialised unit established on 13.12.2007 with the objective of strengthening the process of providing the best possible career option, development of personality, creating scope for improving skills and other human resource development activities.
This is unit of Tamilnadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) Which was formed realizing the importance of education research in animal and fisheries sciences so as to increase its productivity towards better income generation for the resource poor farmers, the government of Tamilnadu established the first veterinary and animal sciences university in Asia on 20th September 1989 with its head quarters at Chennai with the name Tamilnadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (popularly abbreviated as TANUVAS). The Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukkudi was also made as another constituent college of this university. The mandates of the University are to impart education, to ensure advancement of learning and prosecution of research and to undertake extension to rural people in cooperation with the government departments in different branches of veterinary and animal sciences.
In a rapidly changing environment a special cell - the University Students Counselling and Placement Cell (USCPC) has been strengthened to cater the needs of university students from the faculties of Veterinary, Fishery and Food Technology, for their placements in various institutions / organizations reputed nationally and internationally.
The Cell is headed by Dr. M. Prabu, Associate Professor and Head.
Though the concept does not appear to be new it is poised for unique development as career development is now an additional priority of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University and job placement is how our University has started to measure success for both its students and itself.
Enabling student alumni of TANUVAS to make informed choices about their future careers and realise their career aspirations.
The USCPC provides a wide range of services for TANUVAS undergraduates and postgraduates, including the following core elements:
- Career Advice and Guidance
- Information on Courses, Fairs, Presentations, Talks and Workshops
Coaching for Competitive examinations
- We also provide tailored advice and information for graduates, employers, university staff and prospective students