STUDENT SERVICES

SCHOLARSHIPS
The College makes it possible for deserving students to avail of different scholarships. On a merit-cum-need basis, students may apply for Management, Private and Government scholarships. Fee concessions are given to deserving students.

CAREER GUIDANCE CELL
The Career Guidance Cell, a branch of the Stella Maris Alumnae Association, plays a major role in conducting training programmes and facilitating campus recruitment for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. Career oriented training programmes are organized for final year students. In the second half of the academic year, the activities of the CGC are focussed on organizing campus placement drives, career guidance programmes and orientation on options for higher education.

MENTORING
The college has adopted the mentoring system, by which faculty members offer students both academic and personal guidance. The faculty mentors meet their wards thrice every semester and keep a record of their progress in the mentoring book provided to each students.

REMEDIAL COACHING
Remedial coaching for slow learners is arranged in all the undergraduate departments by the course teacher. The purpose of this extra coaching is to help first-generation learners, students from the vernacular medium and slow learners to cope with the challenge of higher education.

THE WRITING CENTRE
Any student of the college who requires assistance in writing term papers or assignments may approach the Writing centre of the Department of English for help and guidance. The objective of the Writing Centre is to improve the writing skills of students specifically in the areas of grammar, organization and style.

LANGUAGE PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMME
This unique English language support programme was recently launched by the English department to help students hone their skills in spoken English. Teaching is done on a one-to-one basis by peer teachers and is monitored by the faculty in charge of the programme.

BOOK BANK
Every department has a book bank. Students who cannot afford to buy the prescribed textbooks may borrow them from the book bank and keep them for their personal use either for the entire semester or for a shorter period of time, depending on the demand and the number of books available.

PATHWAYS PROGRAMME
The Stella Maris Pathways programme, with its motto "Pathways to Opportunities", helps students from disadvantaged sections of society to become academically and socially competent individuals. Training sessions for undergraduate students are conducted throughout the year and aim at increasing the self-confidence of the students through workshops on personality development. Students also receive training in computer skills, language and communication skills and employability skills.

THE COUNSELLING CENTRE
The college has a Counselling Centre to cater to the specific emotional and psychological needs of the students. Two trained counselors and a clinical psychologist are available from 11 a.m to 2 p.m., and at other times by prior appointment.

HEALTH SERVICES
There is an infirmary on campus. A lady doctor is available on three days of the week between 12 and 2 pm. She is assisted by a trained nurse who is available every day.

COACHING FOR CIVIL SERVICES AND NET/SLET EXAMS
Coaching for the Civil Services exams was launched in November 2009.The college also conducts coaching classes for both faculty and students who are preparing to appear for the NET and SLET exams.

SPRING BOARD FOR LEADERSHIP
Spring Board for Leadership, a training programme for students with potential for leadership, was initiated jointly by Stella Maris and Loyola College in the year 2009 -’10. The meetings are organized approximately once a month, alternately in the two colleges. The resource persons are corporate trainers and persons outstanding in their respective fields of specialization. Intensive workshops are also being planned to sensitise students to political and socio-economic realities.
 
 


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