Walk with a Scholar (WWS) is a dream project of Government of Kerala to excel meritorious students, in learning through specialized mentoring programmes, of the Undergraduate Programmes in Arts, Science and Commerce and to provide guidance to frame their future. The scheme introduces the idea of mentoring and build capacities on the concept, mentor as a ‘Guide’ and ‘Friend’.
Induction Programme: One day training programme for WWS Internal mentors of the College to guide them and prepare them for the mentoring programmes of the respective academic year.
Mentoring: For the purpose of mentoring two categories of mentors are identified- Internal Mentor and External Mentor. The internal mentor is a teacher from the college and department in which the student is studying. Each internal mentor shall be in charge of six students. External mentors could be identified based on the area to be covered including Academic Excellence, Personal Growth, and Social Orientation. They are individuals who are academicians, professionals, intellectuals and activists in the public sphere who are also experts in their respective fields. External mentoring sessions of the three batches are to be conducted separately.
State Level Motivational Camp: It aims to build greater communication skills and self-esteem amongst scholars. This ensures the scholars focused on the development of skills, knowledge, and understanding.
District Level Camp for the Scholars: Scholars from the district will be clustered and given a one day exposure. The programme will be lead by the concerned District co-ordinator.
WWS Motivational Visit: The visit should be devoted for visiting Academic Institutions of Higher Learning and Research at the National/State level.
Mock Interview: It is for final year students to prepare them to attend interviews for job purposes. It will reduce interview anxiety and boost confidence
Mock Test: It aims to prepare the second and final year students for entrance exams like JAM, IELTS, TOEFL, MAT, CAT ect.
Stationery Kit Distribution: A stationary kit consists of pen, pencil, file and note book will be given to each student enrolled in the programme.
Study Materials Distribution: Each student will get a motivational book of his/her area of interest which will guide them to future career.