Pakistan International School Qatar (PISQ) organised a career counselling workshop to enlighten students of engineering and computer science on choosing the best option for their capabilities and interests.
Qatar Disability Resource founder and Hamad Bin Khalifa University's College of Islamic Studies research scholar Sabika Shaban and Texas A&M University at Qatar's associate professor in mechanical engineering and director of Center for Teaching and Learning, Dr Bilal Mansoor were the resource persons.
The workshop also provided vital information about alternate courses in engineering and computer sciences in Qatar, Pakistan and elsewhere.
The students got an idea of topics including the current demand for the chosen field, required qualifications and training, self-assessment, and mandatory skills.
PISQ principal Nargis Raza Otho reiterated the importance of knowing one’s potential and subject of interest before choosing a future career path.