North South University (NSU) organized a 'Career Fair 2017' at its home campus on November 27. Prof G U Ahsan, pro-vice-chancellor (Designate) of NSU, chaired the inaugural session and Md Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin, president of FBCCI formally, attended the fair as the chief guest. Benazir Ahmed, former chairman of NSU Trust Board, Prof Gour Gobinda Goswami, treasurer, and Farhana Zahir, director of Career and Placement Center, NSU were also present in the opening ceremony.
60 foreign and local companies participated this year which included the Standard Chartered Bank, Grameenphone, British American Tobacco, ACI, BSRM, BRAC, BKASS, Bashundhara Group, Banglalink, Anwar Group, Food Panda, Green Delta, Apex, Asiatic, the Daily Star, etc. Representatives from the organizations provided students, job seekers and guests with all necessary information on the benefits of their workplace andopportunities. Some of the companies even offered recruitment for their matching posts.
After the opening ceremony, guests visited various stalls. Networking sessions aimed at introducing students and job-seekers with top employers of different organizations helped the job seekers get an idea about their future careers.