A workshop on “Career & Skill Development Avenues As A Company Secretary” was organized at SMS, Varanasi on 07th October, 2016 under the banner of Center for Entrepreneurship Innovation and Skill Development (CEISD). Students from B.Com 3rd year and MBA 1st Semester participated in the programme. Key Note Speaker Mr. Ashish Tiwari (In charge, ICSI, Varanasi Chapter) enlightened the students with various aspects of career progression as a Company Secretary along with the skill set required to pursue the same. During his deliberation he also highlighted the lucrative compensation and working style of a Company Secretary. Ms. Suchita Kothari (Company Secretary & Chief Counselor, Institute of Company) discussed the various aspect of legal and compliance department along with structures of various courses and papers involved.
Earlier during his welcome address Prof. P. N. Jha (Director, SMS-Varanasi) extended a very warm welcome to the dignitaries and said that SMS always strives to help the students not only in their academic endeavors but also in their individual career enhancement and the workshop is a modest attempt towards same. Prof. Amitabh Pandey (Coordinaotr-B.Com Programme) highlighted the importance of Company Secretary as a career avenue and said that the there is huge gap between the demand and supply of qualified Company Secretaries, which creates a great opportunity for the students to purse the same. Programme was coordinated by Mr. Ashish Tiwari (Assistant Professor-SMS) and vote of thanks was given by Prof. Raj Kumar Sigh (Chairperson-CEISD).