SRINAGAR: Noted academic and administrator, Prof Shabir A. Bhat was mad new Director, Centre for Career Planning and Counselling, University of Kashmir.
He is the recipient of several awards which include Best Teacher and Education leadership Award for outstanding performance and leadership.
Soon after taking over as the new Director, Prof. Shabir said, It is a privilege for me taking over this important role and I am fully aware of the responsibilities and challenges that are ahead.
He added My focus will be on enhancing the employability of students through development of appropriate skills and align higher education with the current and future requirements of industries, enhance competence and character, building academic partnerships with the reputed institutions and universities, creating a vibrant academic environment and facilities for pursuing various competitive courses.
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