Career Development Center

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Overview

Career Development Center (CDC) was established by the Punjab Government under the umbrella of Gender Reform Action Plan in Sargodha University in June 2012. Considering the importance of personality, soft and hard skills development among the students, Sargodha University established its multipurpose CDC in 2019, that is the only well-established center in any public sector university of Pakistan. The Center aims to provide opportunities for on-hand personal and professional grooming of students by engaging them in interactive sessions, critical thinking focused workshops and self-help groups. These trainings provide comprehensive assistance in preparing students for the competitive world of work and professional life.

Vision

We involve our students in the active process of exploring and developing their balanced personalities and career, which will lead to positive impacts on their immediate community as well as on the global workforce in long-term.

Mission

We facilitate our enrolled students to develop their potentials and interests and choose their career paths accordingly by fostering them in an environment of creativity, innovation, critical thinking and decision making.

News & Updates

The campus remains abuzz with literary and scholarly events to keep our energetic youth engaged in debates and discussion stimulating critical thinking.

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Our People

Living and working across the globe in myriad professional positions, our alumni are torchbearers of the integrity of our institution as well as an inspiration for the generations of students at Sargodha University.

Sessions conducted by CDC are a great opportunity for networking and learning social skills. These skills help in adjusting to a professional life after being graduated.

Mr. Aoun Muhammad

BS Sociology & Criminology 2017-2021

I have been associated with CDC for the last two years and during this tenure, my confidence level and skills enhanced and nourished that is fruitful for my overall personality development. I am thankful to CDC for providing me career guideline that is key to a successful career path.

Mr. Abdul Moiz

B.Com (Hons) 2017-21

I did a three month Pakistan US Alumni Network ( PUAN) Summer Internship at the Career Development Center, SU. In addition to that, I had been visiting and hosting varioussessions at CDC and always found the environment conducive for the personal and professional development of the students.

Ms. Nimra Nawaz

Global UGRAD Spring'18 Alumna

English language and literature graduate 2015-18

Fortes

Accomplishing excellence through aligning ourselves to attain global compatibility.

3500

Participants

30000

Beneficiaries

30

Annual Sessions

Women

Empowerment

On Demand

Sessions/Workshops

Community

Outreach

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Services

In order to accomplish our goals and objectives, we provide following services.

Initiatives

Empowering youth through 21st-century academic and professional skills.

Skill Development Program

We arrange the Skill Development Program for the enhancement of the soft skills of the students. Focussing on the skills of the 21st century, interactive sessions are arranged by inviting professional mentors. The skill development program is fruitful to prepare our students to cope up with the increasing pace and changes in the professional world.

On Campus Internship Program

To provide hands-on experience to our students, University has initiated paid On Campus Internship Program in which the learning opportunity along with the professional grooming is provided to the interns under the guideline of highly skilled supervisors in various departments of the University.

Digital Literacy Program

Career Development Center provides opportunities to the students by inculcating digital literacy skills through digital technologies. Through interactive sessions with experts, students develop proficiency in using software such as Microsoft Office and Google Suite. In the digital era, students should be globally connected to explore the world of opportunities and excel in their professional life.

MARYAM GUL

Incharge

Maryam holds a master’s degree in Educational Leadership and Management. Her international experience includes Global Undergraduate Exchange program, International Visitors Leadership Program, American Spaces Workshop South Asian region and Training in Beijing. She got certifications on leadership and management from different international forums including British council, Microsoft, Intel and Global TechChange. Maryam started her career by initiating her own project on career counselling funded by Pakistan United States Alumni Network. She has experience of working on projects with US consulate, International research exchange board (IREX) and British Council. Maryam holds eight years experience in educational consultancy, team building, training and development.

CONTACT DETAILS

Phone: 048-9230392