A window to the world of education and careers

The twelfth edition of The Hindu Education Plus Career Fair is being held at the Convention Centre, Chennai Trade Centre, from 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. on April 9 and 10.

It will introduce students and parents to a range of courses and career options.

Students can take a free psychometric test, which will be conducted by Bodhi Organisational and People Development Consultants, by registering at www.bodhi.co.in.

Besides a panel discussion on new-age careers, a quiz on the same topic will be organised by The Hindu in association with I Love Mondays.

The quiz — visit www.thehindueducationfair.com/career-quiz-2 for details and registration — gives students a chance to win merchandise belonging to Grammy Award winner Ricky Kej and popular screenwriter Niranjan Iyengar.

Over the two days, there will be seminars on opportunities in various streams such as entrepreneurship, humanities, cyber security, journalism, biotechnology, law and architecture, among others. Entry is free.

To register, SMS EPCH name, age to 53030 or log on to www.thehindueducationfair.com.

Helpline number is 9841416933.

VIT University is the presenting sponsor; Rajalakshmi Institutions, the ‘powered-by’ sponsor; Vels University, MARG Institute of Design and Architecture Swarnabhoomi, Bharath University and Karpaga Vinayaga Educational Group are associate sponsors; BSNL is communication partner; thehindu.com is the online partner; and BODHI is psychometric test partner.

The Official Education Portal is www.shiksha.com and IAds & Events, is the event manager.