Job Readiness


Dr.Prajna Pani


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Course Name : Job Readiness

Code(Credit) : CUTM1016 (0-6-0)/CUTM 1182 (0-3-0)

Course Objectives

Develop students' employability skills by fostering proficiencies in Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability, and Communication Skills.

Learning Outcomes

A student should be able to achieve scores as a minimum to be job ready:

COs             Course Outcome                          Mapping COs with POs

CO 1             6.5 in CELTS                                     PO4 (3) PO5 (1)

CO 2            Level 4 in MyPerfectice                   PO2 (3) 

Note: A student will be awarded the credits and grades as outlined in the attached presentation:

Course Syllabus

Course Division


Course I: CELTS - Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing

Course II: CELTS Verbal

Course III: Quantitative Aptitude

Course IV: Logical Reasoning



Course I: CELTS - Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing

Module I:  CELTS Reading

  • Skimming and  Scanning
  • Sentence Completion
  • Choose the Correct options ( A, B, C, D)
  • Locating the Specific Information
  • Assessment on Reading Skill

Module II: CELTS Listening

  • Notes/ Form/Table completion

  • Label the Map/Passage, Multiple Choice Questions

  • Complete the Sentences, Listening to Find Information

  • Assessment on Listening Skills

Module III: CELTS Speaking

  • Speaking about yourself, your family, your work and your interests

  • Introduction & Interview

  • Topic Discussion (e.g, Environment, Covid 19, Job)

  • Assessment on Speaking Skills

Module IV: CELTS Writing

  • Summarising the chart, table or graph

  • Comparing and contrasting graphs and tables

  • Describing maps & diagrams

  • Agreeing & disagreeing

  • Expressing a personal view & opinion

  • Assessment on Writing Skill

  • CV Writing (2nd year)

  • Letter Writing

  • Email Writing(2nd year)

  • Getting Started –writing an introduction 


Course II: CELTS Verbal

Module I: Grammar (4 Hrs)

  • Articles

  • Prepositions

  • Subject-Verb

  • Spotting Errors

  • Sentence Correction

Module II: Vocabulary (5 Hrs)

  • Synonyms

  • Antonyms

  • Contextual Vocabulary

Module III: Reading Comprehension (3 Hrs)

  • Paragraph/ Sentence Completion

  • Jumbled Sentences/ Jumbled Paragraph

  • Reading Comprehension

Module IV: Verbal Analogies (3 Hrs)



Course III: Quantitative Aptitude 

Module I: Number System & Operation (14 Hrs)

  • Speed Math-1 : Multiplication tricks, Square, cube, square root, Cube root tricks

  • Speed Math-2 : Speed Calculations

  • Number System-01 : Operation on Numbers, Classification of Numbers, Tests of Divisibility, Unit Digit Calculation

  • Number System-02 : Arithmetic Progression, Geometric Progression, Factors & Factorials, Trailing Zeroes, Remainder Theorem

  • HCF & LCM : Concepts, short tricks, question discussion

  • Average : Concepts, short tricks, question discussion

  • Assessments

Module II: Basic Arithmetic (16 Hrs)

  • Percentage-01 : Basics of Percentage, Effective percentage, shortcuts

  • Percentage-02 : Advanced questions and discussions

  • Profit & Loss-01 : Basics and advanced questions of Profit & Loss and shortcuts

  • Profit & Loss-02 : MRP, Discount, Successive discount

  • Ratio & Proportion : Types of ratios, Basics & Advanced Question

  • Age : Concepts & Shortcuts

  • Partnership : Concepts & Shortcuts

  • Mixture & Alligation : Rule of Alligation, Basics & Advanced question, Short tricks

  • Assessments

Module III:  Time & Analysis (17 Hrs)

  • Time, Speed, Distance : Concepts, Problems based on relations, Average speed, Stoppage time

  • Trains : Relative Speed & All types of train problems

  • Boats & Streams : Basics, Upstream, Downstream & Shortcuts

  • Race : All concepts & Shortcuts

  • Time & Work : Efficiency, wages, alternative day, chain rule

  • Pipes & Cistern : Positive & Negative work

  • Simple Interest : Concepts & Shortcuts on Simple Interest & Installments

  • Compound Interest : Concepts & Shortcuts on Simple Interest & Installments

  • Logarithm : All Formulae, concepts & Shortcuts

  • Assessments

Module IV: Advanced Arithmetic (16 Hrs)

  • Equation : Linear & Quadratic

  • Permutation : All concepts & Shortcuts on factorial, fundamental principles of counting

  • Combination : All concepts & Shortcuts on Selection (Groups/teams)

  • Probability : Terms related to Probability, Event, Theorems related Probability, Conditional Probability. Shortcuts on coins, dices, balls, cards, etc

  • Data Interpretation : (Bar/Pi-Chart /Line) graph

  • Mensuration : Area & Volume

  • Height & Distance : Lines of Sight, Horizontal line, Angle of Elevation, Angle of Depression

  • Assessments


Course IV: Logical Reasoning 

Module I: Verbal Reasoning-I (14 Hrs)

  • Series-1 : Number series (Missing & Wrong)

  • Series-2 : Letter, Alpha numeric, Miscellaneous series

  • Coding & Decoding : Letter Coding, Number coding, Message coding, Substitution coding, Conditional coding

  • Word Problem : Analogy, Odd man out, word formation, letter pair

  • Logical Thinking : Brain Riddles

  • Assessments

Module II : Verbal Reasoning-II (14 Hrs)

  • Order & Ranking : Ranking & Sequence

  • Direction Sense Test : Shortest Distance, Angular movement concept and Dusk & Dawn

  • Clock : Concepts of Angle, Reflex angle, Right angle Opposite, Coincide and Incorrect clock

  • Calendar : All concepts & Shortcuts

  • Blood Relation : Jumbled-up descriptions, coded relations, Relation Puzzles

  • Assessments

Module III : Non Verbal Reasoning (14 Hrs)

  • Cubes & Dices

  • Cubes & Cuboids

  • Embedded Figure& Figure series

  • Figure Puzzle & Figure grouping

  • Figure Counting

  • Mirror & Water Image

  • Paper Cutting & Paper folding

  • Assessments

Module IV : Advanced Reasoning (16 Hrs)

  • Sitting Arrangement : Circular, Square, Rectangular, Linear, Triangular

  • Puzzle : Box, Floor, Month, Day

  • Advanced Puzzle : 3 variable

  • Logical Venn Diagram

  • Syllogism

  • Statement & Conclusion

  • Data Sufficiency

  • Assessments

Session Plan

Course I: CELTS 

Session 1

CELTS: Reading and Listening

Baseline Test & Orientation

Session 2

Reading Passage 1: Skimming & Scanning

Lab Practice (Online) - Reading passage 1: Statements agreeing with the information in the text


Skimming and Scanning

Practice Test:

Session 5

Reading Comprehension

Reading Passage 2: Statements Agreeing with the Information in the Text; Reading Paragraph 3: Statements agreeing with the information in the text, Choose the Correct Letter A, B, C, D


IELTS Reading: True, False, Not Given

Practice Test:

Session 9

Complete the Sentences, Listening to Find Information


Practice Test:

Session 15

Session 23

CV Writing (2nd year)


Practice: Students will create a proper LinkedIn profile and follow all of the University's social media channels for scoring the credits.


Session Plan

Session 1

Articles and Prepositions

Prepositions: Practice Set -1; Practice Set-2

Master IN, ON, AT:

Common Preposition Mistakes

Common Errors in the Use of Articles

Session 2

Online Test on Articles and Prepositions

Session 3

Session 4

Spotting Errors and Sentence Correction

Introduction to Sentence Correction -

Practice Set -1

Common Sentence Errors:

Spotting Errors :

Session 5

Session 6

Assessment Test on Synonyms

Session 7

Session 8

Assessment Test on Antonyms

Session 9

Session 10

Session 11

Session 12

Online Test on Reading Comprehension

Session 13

Verbal Analogies - I

Session 14

Verbal Analogies -II

Session 15

Assessment Test on Verbal Analogies

Session 26

Terms related to Probability, Events, Theorems related to Probability, and Conditional Probability. Shortcuts on coins, dice, balls, cards, etc


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Our Main Teachers

Dusmanta Nayak

Learning & Development Manager

Dusmanta Nayak is an Experienced Aptitude and Reasoning Trainer with a proven track record of over 5 years, delivering exceptional training in prestigious institutions such as KIIT University, MITS, and GIFT in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Currently serving as a Learning and Development Manager and Aptitude and Logical Reasoning Trainer at Centurion University of Technology and Management, Bhubaneswar.

Mrutyunjaya currently working as aptitude trainer in Training and placement Department, Centurion university of technology and management. He has over 3 years of experience of teaching in the field of aptitude training in addition to logical reasoning for campus placements.