Category: Guidelines

Guidelines for creating Resume

A polished resume is essential for a successful placement. Your resume is a visual document that HR managers will typically only glance at for a few seconds. A clean structure and well-organized content can help your resume stand out from the rest. Listed below are sample resume format that can be useful for creating an impressive resume.

  • Sample Resume 1 – If you have a shorter list of Awards/ Extra Curricular activities.
  • Sample Resume 2 – If you have a long list of Awards/ Extra Curricular activities.

Font Size

  • Title – 20-26 pt
  • Headings – 14pt
  • Body – 12 pt

Preferred Fonts

Arial, Times New Roman, Tahoma, Verdana.


  • Use tables to build the resume
  • The Full name should be inserted from the second page onwards as header
  • Any colour theme can be used for the resume; However the choice of colours should be formal/serine in nature.

Career Objective

You have to create a career objective that is unique. You can look up for sample career objectives, however do not copy the same. (Refer the further reading suggestion listed at the end of this post.)

Sample Resume 1

Sample Resume 2

Further Reading 
Guidelines for submitting the resume for IET

Guidelines for submitting the resume for IET

Details of the resume format

A resume is a one- or two-page formal document that job hopefuls submit to hiring managers and employment recruiters as a means of itemizing their work experience, educational background, and special skills. Successful resumes entice potential employers to invite applicants to interview for the position. Listed below is the prescribed format for the resume for IET applicants.

  • Affix a recent passport size photo in full formal dress
  • Industrial exposure – If you have done any ODC or Training in any reputed hotel. (Bulleted list)
  • Achievement – Detail on the competitions you have won/ responsibilities undertaken for events. (Bulleted list)
  • Extra curricular activities – Do you actively participate in the college clubs? (Bulleted list)
Save the file name of your resume in the format, “Full Name– Reg No

eg: Jerin Jaison – 180HMCT123

Guideline for the IET Report & PPT Presentation.

The detail of the IET report format and sequence is listed below.

  • If you are viewing on mobile/ would like to print a copy, then click the below button for full screen view.
  • The downloadable sample format can be access by clicking the button “Downloadable resources”.
    • The PAF format can be downloaded here

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