Career Day: Institute advises students on right career choice


Quantity Surveyor at work

By Ruth Oketunde

The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (FCT Chapter) has advised Nigerian students to make right career choices so that they can be relevant in the society.

Mr Otaru Joseph, President of the FCT chapter of the institute, gave the advice at the 2020 Career Day event organised by Government Day Secondary School, Wuse 2, on Thursday.

He noted that right career choices would make the students fulfilled in their chosen profession.

He said the institute had observed that quantity surveying was not a popular course, hence the need to educate the younger generation.

“I want to encourage the younger ones to follow their dreams and also study quantity surveying as opportunities abound.

“What most of them know at this level is law, medicine, engineering, accounting while very little is known about quantity surveying.

“This is why we have taken it upon ourselves, as leaders in the profession, to organise programmes like this so that…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria