Finishing School

Finishing School

Education Dept., Government of Gujarat has started Finishing School in the year of 2017 under Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat(KCG).Finishing School has 4 components each of 25 hours; Component 1 & 2 (Employability and Life Skill) and Component 3 & 4 (Functional English and Communication) It is an Employability Enhancement Initiative of the Education Department, Government of Gujarat for imparting training on Skill development for students of Higher and Technical Education to make them Industry-ready.
Our college got the opportunity to offer opportunities to prepare our students for soft skills under the programme of ‘Finishing School’ supported by KCG, Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The first batch of Finishing School has been trained during this year. The programme is well accepted by the students who got the opportunity to attend it, giving the feedback about the programme.

The first batch of Finishing School for component 1 and 2had been conducted by the faculty Kshitija Acharya from Vadodara, empanelled by KCG, during October 03, 2018 to October 12, 2018 and October 22,2018 to October 26, 2018 for Life Skills and Employability Skills and during April 17,2019 to April 21,2019 and during April 24,2019 to April 28,2019 for Communication Skills components 3 and 4 by Nisha Mehta from Delhi, empaneled by KCG. There were 36 students who enrolled in this programme and became the part of finishing school programme and 30 students have finished it successfully. They were given training in the area of presentation, public speaking, interview skills, employability and adaptability. Each day of the programme provided learning for the students which was thoroughly enjoyed by them.

Programme and Syllabus

Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat initialised the program titles Finishing School with a view to develop interpersonal skills of the students and their proficiency in English language and speaking. In order to teach them interview skills, public speaking, soft skills, use of right words at right place, resume writing, group discussion and so on, the program is divided into four different components as follows :

Component 1. Life Skills                                 

Component 2. Employability Skills                

Component 3. English Functional Skills        

Component 4. English Functional Skills

Details of each component:

Component 1. Life Skills Component 2. Employability Skills Component 3. English Functional Skills Component 4. English Functional Skills
Self awareness – SWOT Body language Introducing self and others Asking & answering questions
self esteem Time management Let’s name it Hello
Observation and concentration skills Professional goal setting Describing people Let’s pair up
Self confidence Following directions Roll, camera & action First step
Critical thinking Resume writing Everyday English Essential building blocks
Empathy Cover letter Right word, right place Speak and contribute
Stress management Group discussion Let’s connect Effective communication
Self discipline Presentation skills Building blocks Let’s discuss in group
Interpersonal skills Grooming and personal hygiene Framing it right ! From the reporter’s desk
Team work Interview skills Developing a paragraph Speak right !
Commitment Leadership skills
Negotiation skills Professional ethics
Life goal setting Efficiency
Problem solving and decision making Planning and organizing skills
Stress Management

List of Students

Batch 1 Click here

Videos

Finishing School 1

Finishing School 2