SC/ST Minority Cells work in conjunction with AICUF (All India Catholic University Federation) in our College. The major purpose is to bring the students of minority community at par with the main stream student body. Teachers with expertise and specialized knowledge are invited to offer classes and help students in subjects like Financial Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting, Economics and Mathematics and Statistics etc.
As a Christian Minority Educational Institution, St. Xavier's has been very much keen to provide services to the educational and cultural needs of the Minority community along with other caste, creed and Nationality. The Minority Cell basically helps minority students including Christian, Muslim, Jain, Buddhists etc. for their academic development.
The Nature of the Activities of the Cell
The Cell is committed to provide assistance to the SC/ST & minority students through counseling, personality development, development of communication skill, remedial coaching, tutorial classes, and preparatory classes for professional and employment purposes, etc. The Cell is actively engaged in coordinating and resolve the problems in the matter of conduct of remedial coaching and other measures with a view to see that the education system succeeds in bringing the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and minorities to a level quantitatively as well as qualitatively indistinguishable from the level of the rest of the society. The Cell is going to organize several educational Schemes, which are as follows:-
Orientation Programme in English Language
This Programme is to be organized with a view to improving academic skill in English Language.
Orientation Programme in Business Mathematics & Statistics
This Programme is to be organized with a view to developing academic proficiency in Business Mathematics & Business Statistics.
Orientation Programme in Accounting ( for non commerce students)
This Programme is to be organized for non-commerce students for giving general idea on basic accounting at preliminary level.
Personality Development & Communication Skill
The basic objective of this scheme is to improve personality development & communication skill in competing in the practical filed.
Remedial Coaching is to be organized with a view to (a) improving academic skills of the students in various subjects, (b) raising their level of comprehension of basic subjects to provide a stronger foundation for further academic work, (c) strengthening their knowledge, skills and attitudes in such subjects.'
Coaching Classes for entry in Government services
The basic objective of the coaching scheme is to help students to get gainful employment in Central services, State services or equivalent positions in the private sector. The coaching under the scheme should be oriented for particular examinations conducted for selection to services, such as the IAS, State Public Services, Bank recruitment, SSC, etc.
Coaching for NET/SLET
The main objective of the scheme is to train students for appearing in NET or SET, so that sufficient number of candidates becomes available for selection of Assistant Professor in the College/University system from these groups.
Where to go and whom to contact for SC/ST Cell & Minority Cell
The SC/ST Cell is located at St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Room No. 109, Jubilee Building (1st Floor). Students are advised to contact Prof. Dr. S.S.Saha, Coordinator.
The Minority Cell is situated at St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Room No. 108, Jubilee Building (1st Floor). Students are advised to contact Prof. S.M.Gomes, Coordinator.
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