A Guidance counselor tries to understand what motivates each student as well as his or her skills and desires. The Career Advisory cell helps students to become familiar with career opportunities by providing them with vital information on global competitiveness in the fast paced world, in order to make informed choices with regard to their career options.
The IBDP students of Choithram International have gained admissions to prestigious universities in the US, the UK, Canada etc. They have also joined India’s leading colleges.
IB Diploma Programme is officially recognized in India. The Association of Indian Universities (AIU) recognizes the IB Diploma as equivalent to the Plus Two (10+2) Class of the Senior Secondary School, which is the eligibility criterion for admission to the undergraduate courses in India. The IB issues Indian equivalent percentages for the IBDP grades to those students who intend to apply to Indian universities. An IBDP student is able to appear for the entrance examinations for admission to professional courses like engineering, medicine, management, law, etc., in India.
Career guidance in Choithram International starts at grade IX. At this stage students are encouraged to learn about and get information of various job profiles, which helps them to develop an awareness of the world of work.
The next stage is in grade X when the student gets to know about his/her Aptitude and becomes aware of his interests and skills. This helps him/her to decide which subjects to take up in the XIth grade, so as to be able to pursue the career of his/ her choice. The students are also made aware of the need to perform well in the IGCSE exams, as these grades play a major role in admissions at the university level.
Apart from this students are encouraged to research and find out more about various universities and their application procedures. Workshops are held to apprize the students about the requirements for applications, procedures and the various deadlines.
Choithram International has tied-up with Univariety, a college planning and career counseling set-up. Its career experts constantly scrutinize student’s academic performance. Backed by a two-year performance report, it suggests students on best universities in India and abroad and also various scholarships available. All sorts of help are rendered to help students throughout the admission process.