STUDENTS’ AFFAIRS

Sunday June 25, 2017

FACILITIES


CAFETERIA

Muzaffarabad Campus houses purposefully erected one cafeteria at the city campus that caters to the needs of students. There is cafeteria at sub campus Kotli. These have ample space to organize student functions. University makes it sure that the food-items served at cafeterias are fresh, nutritious as well as economical.

 

DINING HALLS
There is a messing facility in each hostel of the University. Hostel mess is managed by a Mess Committee, consisting of the Warden as Chairman; and three to five representatives of the residents elected monthly/quarterly in such a manner as may be determined by the Warden. The Mess Committee elects a student as its Secretary. The Warden also acts as Treasurer. The Mess Committee is responsible to cater for good meals to their residents.


HEALTH CARE

Health care is considered most important both for students and employees of the University. The University has hired the services of a medical specialist for each campus to provide basic medical facilities to students and employees. To establish Health Care Centre with qualified doctors and paramedical staff at each campus is planned to look after the health of on campus students and the employees.

 

MOSQUES

Each campus has mosque and prayer facility for students and employees of the university.


CAREERS
There is a strong demand for UAJ&K graduates amongst prospective employers including multinationals and prestigious organizations of all sizes. The vocational focus of many of the courses and the integrated periods of industrial training help to develop the maturity and skills that employers look for. Employers are also aware that UAJ&K’s academic reputation attracts high caliber students. In recent years most of fresh graduates are doing
full-time jobs, while others go on to further study.


COUNSELING
The counseling service exists to help students acquire personal skills, self knowledge and psychological resource which will enhance their University learning in terms of developing their full potential as students and emotionally healthy members of the community. This is achieved through counseling students individually or in groups; by contributing to the University environment through consultation and training; by studying the environment and recommending changes based on research data and judgment.
Counseling service also helps in career planning and career opportunity. Students’ worries and concerns include study difficulties, personal and relationship problems, food facility eating issues, etc. are addressed by counseling These may be sorted out through single sessions, short term support or counseling over a longer period.
A Career Counseling Centre has been established for guideline to the students to help them in career selection. The centre is open to all the students.
The centre provides information on a wide range of occupations, employers, further study and vocational training. Students may wish to discuss plans with Career Advisers, or make use of the computer guidance system, or take part in training sessions run by the Centre.


ENTERPRISE AND INDUSTRY LINKS

The University of AJ&K is well-known for its strong links with business and we are keen to build on this and encourage enterprise culture among students and staff.

 

WELFARE
The Directorate of Students’ Affairs provides help in all possible ways in promoting talent and developing the personality of the students. It organizes seminars, symposia, debates and also provides an appropriate forum to the students to freely express and share their views, perceptions and experiences. It also organizes educational tours to give wide exposure on educational and development programmes of the state / country. Students’ career counseling centre has been established, which provides guidance in all matters from admission to job placement at the end of their study programmes.