CUK’s SLS organizes orientation programme
Srinagar: In pursuance of the initiative of placement of Law students in corporate sector, an orientation programme was organized at Nowgam-I, Central University of Kashmir (CUK) as a joint venture of School of Legal Studies, CUK, Department of Law, University of Kashmir and Principal District and Session Judge, Srinagar here on Wednesday.
Speaking on the occasion, Dean, School of Legal Studies, Dr. Sheikh Showkat Hussain, apprised the participants about the nature of the programme and mentioned that it is aimed at orienting the students for placement and internship by corporate sectors.
He said that until now, the law students in Kashmir have traditionally been seeking jobs in advocacy and judiciary only. “Though at international level corporate sector offers huge avenues. In order to enable our students to benefit from those avenues, an initiative has been taken under the patronization and initiate of Chief Justice, J & K High Court. The program will involve inviting corporate firms for recruiting and internship of law students,” he said.
Prof. Mohammad Hussain, Dean Faculty of Law, University of Kashmir gave a brief idea as to how these initiates where articulated at different levels.
Abdul Rasheed Malik, Principal District & Session Judge, Srinagar elaborated about the importance of this programme and the keen interest that Chief Justice is showing in making it a success.