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The Department of Education Guidance & Counseling section organized the 11th Orientation for Class XII passed outs at Conference Hall, Library of Tibetan Works & Archives, Dharamsala on April 20, 2016 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. The inaugural ceremony was presided by Dr. (Mr.) Nawang Rabgyal la and he stressed on importance of upholding ones traditional values and to be a good Tibetan ambassador when studying in different Indian Universities and Colleges. He further urged the students to make best use of different opportunites available in the institutes where they will study. Ms. Donkar Wangmo gave the welcome address and spoke on the purpose of organizing the Orientation. According to her, organizing orientation on Transition makes the students better prepared and ready for the next stage - entering college and makes new adjustment smooth. 50 students from Tibetan Children's Village, Tibetan Homes Foundation, Central School for Tibetans, Sambhota Tibetan School & Private English Medium School attended the event. The topics were Tibetan Identity & Values (Ven. Geshe Lhakdor la, Director, Library of Tibetan Works & Archives, Dharamsala) Transition from School to College & College Admission Procedure (Donkar Wangmo, Chief Counselor), DOE Scholarship & Application Procedure (Tenzin Chondhen, Assistant Counselor) & Vocational Options & Institutes offering the Courses (Ms. Pema Norkyi, Assistant Counselor) etc. The students asked questions to clear their doubts & participated well. Each student was given an information booklet containing latest list of top colleges, courses offered at various colleges, course fee structure, list of fake universities, list of Tibetan Insitutes, list of Vocational Courses/Institutes, DOE Scholarship announcement, Scholarship Form (which can be torn from the book) & information on ban of ragging in colleges etc. It ended with a refreshment for the participants.