Experience of over 35 years in providing career guidance & counselling services
as well as conducting educational and training programmes.
The Institute for Career Studies (ICS), established in 1985 by Dr Amrita Dass, has an international presence and experience in pioneering career guidance and counselling services.
Leading schools, colleges, professional
institutes and universities across
the world in its network
Benefitted in India and abroad.
We plan to connect
with millions more.
We aim at the empowerment and holistic development of individuals through a spectrum of Hi Touch - Hi Tech services in the field of education – encompassing career counselling, career development, mentoring, training, research, planning, and programme implementation with a global perspective.
ICS Career GPS is a cutting-edge dynamic and informative
mobile app for career guidance - available in English and Hindi.
This has curated in-depth sessions on 6 in-demand quotients for career success – social, emotional, creative, intelligence, tech and spiritual.
This programme is for undergraduates and young professionals.
We have a highly qualified and experienced team of counsellors
ICS’ eminent team of counsellors and professionals has conducted career guidance programmes and counsellor training in leading residential and day schools, colleges and universities.
We regularly partner NGOs, governments and international bodies to reach the unreached
ICS has worked with NGOs and international bodies like the UNICEF, Plan India, Room to Read, Agastya Foundation (Andhra Pradesh) to make career guidance and counselling accessible to students in rural areas.
Recent social outreach initiatives include:
For the rural students of Andhra Pradesh in collaboration with the Agastya Foundation, and for the students of Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh in association with the Directorate of School Education, Jammu.
We have a wide range of programmes to build the capacity of edu-leaders principals and teachers
Our Academic Centre for Educators (ICS-ACE) provides training on pedagogy, blended learning and NEP 2020, etc.
Experiential leadership and management related programmes for school leaders and edu-leaders, which serve as platforms for sharing ideas and best practices.
Online courseware, interactive contact classes and practical training designed by experts
This qualification can be pursued by aspiring and practising career counsellors, teachers and other professionals through:
Accelerated Programme (course duration – minimum of 3 and maximum of 6 months)
ICS-ACE conducts management training programmes to inculcate the required competencies. The methodology is experiential and participatory.
Institutions that ICS has worked with include
government organizations, corporates and NGOs
ICS Education Ltd. offers consultancy to educational and vocational institutes, corporates, entrepreneurs, etc.
Our clients include SIDBI; National Handloom Development Corporation (NHDC); Chickar International School, Bareilly; Indian Council for Secondary Education, New Delhi; NIIT University; Amity University; University of Waterloo, Canada; and University of Barbados – School of Medicine, Barbados.
Services have been provided to the governments of Canada and Singapore; universities in Canada and Barbados; Academica Inc., Canada; India office of Aga Khan Foundation, Geneva; and schools in India.
Benefited 450,000+ students in 1,000+
educational institutions across the world.
ICS conducts regular career guidance programmes across
India, South and South-East Asia, and the Middle East.
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