FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

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1. What is CDC?

Career Development Center (CDC) is an entity within Daffodil International University to help students prepare for their personal, academic and professional careers. CDC plays the anchor role of helping FRESHERS land the right job within the quickest possible time. CDC is there to help the students of DIU to realize their full potential in their personal, academic and professional career. CDC prepares and trains students of all disciplines for the World of Work. At CDC, we help our DIU students to –

 Discover themselves – to identify the right career path and plan for success in the Long run – personally and professionally

 Develop the basic professional skills so that they may transform the skills to competencies and hence perform better – based on Leadership    Development Stages: Managing Self & Managing Others

 Grow better attitude – build on better confidence in what they do and say – how to present themselves better to win the hearts of others

2. What are the key functions of CDC?

Placement : Internship, Temporary/Permanent Job

 Career Counseling : Career path, Job demand in industries

 Training & Development : Professional (soft) and industry skills

3. What kinds of activities performed by CDC?

Career Planning and Development support for individual student

 Empowering students with Skills , Knowledge & Attitude

 Organizing need based Training, Workshops and Seminars on regular basis

 Help the students to know their strengths and weaknesses

 Help the students to discover their unique skills, interests, values

 Provide students with Job Linkages

 CV de-construction and re-construction, focusing on Roles & Responsibilities

 Application letter writing and how to tune the CV to complement the requirements of the target vacancy or company

 How to research the company before chasing the job

 Interview techniques, tackling difficult questions, body language and speech mannerisms

 Mock Interview session

 Residential Program/ Career Camp

 Internship Orientation named Campus to Corporate

 Career Publications : Career Mapping Journal- “Navigator” and Career Pocket Guide Book -- “Career Street SMART”

 Assist students to pursue higher studies and scholarships at home & abroad

 Assist Students for participating International Cross Cultural Activities/Summer Programs/Campus

 On Campus Job Facilities

 Job searching for the students.

 Liaison with DIU Alumni.

4. How may I get help from CDC?

We are committed to help you whenever you need us. Visit our office at 4th floor of Daffodil Tower;

Daffodil International University, 4/2 Sobhanbag, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh. You may also reach us at Cell: +8801991195535/ Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

5. Is here any scope to get membership of CDC?

Career Development Center (CDC) is open for all. As of now, no membership is required to avail our services.

6. How may I get regular update of CDC activities?

We mail the regular information to your DIU student email address. You may also find the information on our website and Facebook page:

Web: https://cdc.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/diu.cdc/

7. How we can get a job at CDC?

There is an opportunity for you to work with Career Development Center (CDC) as a Student Associate. At appropriate time, CDC notifies all the students through email. You may then submit your updated CV and we will call for an interview.

8. How can we get a job from CDC?

Career Development Center (CDC) notifies the students throughout the year for Job (Part-Time/Full-Time) and Internship opportunities through email. Please check your emails regularly to the notifications.

9. What is the procedure if I want to apply for Job/ Internship?

Get updated Job/ Internship opportunities news through email from Career Development Center (CDC), email us your updated CV at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (for Job placement) and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (for internship placement) with the job thread from email circular.

10.As I am a Current student, Can I apply for Job?

Yes. You can apply for part time job from. Submit your Updated CV and necessary documents when we publish any requirement.

11.What is the Email Address of CDC?

    For any general queries, mail us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. To Apply at JOB circular, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    For internship placement, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    For event purposes, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

12.What is the objective of the seminar/workshop that CD organizes? Why should we do this?

The objective of seminar/workshop is to connect students with the industry personnel. Typically the seminars/workshops are conducted by corporate leaders, Motivational Speakers, Trainers and they share the exceptions from the employers from fresh graduates and growing employees. They also provide guidance and techniques to develop the employability and soft skills.

13. As I am not a student of Daffodil International University, So can I get any service of CDC?

In general, our services are exclusively for the students/Alumni of Daffodil International University. However, sometimes we allow students of other institutions to participate in certain programs.

14.Is there any facility to get feedback from CDC, about my job or internship matter?

Yes. You are always welcome to contact us for any update. However, we expect your patience and allow us a reasonable time period to work on your requirement. We will inform you as soon as there is some confirm updates.

15.If I complete my Bachelor degree from DIU but post-graduation from others university, now am I able to get help from CDC?

Yes, you will be able to get help from Career Development Center (CDC). We always welcome our alumni.

16.If I am not selected for any problem, is there any chance to go for correction again?

We provide feedback not only of the problem but also provide you with possible ways to overcome the problem.

17.If I try to manage my own job or internship then how CDC will help me?

Career Development Center (CDC) will also help you with the introduction letter and any other assistance you may need with your job or internship placement.

18.Does CDC’s website/Facebook contain any template for standard CV and forwarding letter?

Yes. There is. Please visit our website/FB where we post such templates and other career and skill development tools.

19.Can CDC help to get an international internship?

Career Development Center (CDC) works with other entities to find any opportunities for our students for international internship. You may contact us if you are interested and we will notify you whenever there is some opportunities.

20.If I want to study in abroad then how CDC help me?

Career Development Center (CDC) can link you with other entities who can guide you on doing higher studies at overseas universities who have MoU/MoA with Daffodil International University.

21.How many organization we are connected to offer Job/internship placement?

For internship placement currently we are connected with approximately 40 (Forty) organizations and for your career placement/job placement we are now in touch with above 100 (One Hundred) plus companies.

22. Does CDC have any regular program to help me improve my speaking and presentation ability?

Yes. Daffodil Orators, is a free platform for you to improve both your speaking and presentation ability through learning and practicing every Thursday. Anyone from any university can join the session.

You can join Daffodil Orators at Facebook for regular update: www.facebook.com/groups/daffodilorators

23.Can I work with CDC as a volunteer? What are the benefits?

Yes. You can work with us as volunteer. You will also get certificate on you volunteer service which will be benefited your in job interview.

You can get regular volunteerism opportunities update at: www.facebook.com/groups/cdcvolunteer