Hiring: Reuters, Accenture, IBM, TCS hiring students from English studies
Corporate companies such as Thomson Reuters, Accenture, IBM, TCS, National Instruments Corp, Eli Lilly, Aviva are recruiting students from the UG programmes in atChrist University’s Department of English Studies (Deemed to be), Bengaluru.
The university’s Department of English Studies is focusing on providing students with the necessary skills and knowledge to fit industry needs.Additional attention has been accorded to the course design for developing necessary technical and analytical skills like using research-aid, and computer-based software. The Master’s Programme in Literature and Communication Studies aspires to sustain and revive an academic interest in literary and cultural theories. The papers offered are as contemporarily relevant as possible, even eclectic. A conscious effort has been made to ensure that theories are grounded in textual readings, wherever possible. Testing and evaluation patterns aim at fostering a culture of research rather than an exam driven system, which will enhance student reading and creativity. In keeping with practical demands, ELT, communication study papers and the internship component are skill-based and endeavor to make the programme application oriented.
The University’s Training and Placement Cell provides all audio-visual facilities for presentations, conferences, written tests, group discussions, and personal interviews. After confirmation by the company/organisation, a pre-placement talk, and interview are arranged on a mutually convenient date.