(Tentative Schedule of Courses for the year 2013-2014)
Phone 0183-2258961;
Sr.No. General Orientation Courses Tentative dates
1 General Orientation Course-91 2 May to 29 May 2013
2 General Orientation Course-92 1 August to 28 August 2013
3 General Orientation Course-93 11 Dec, 2013 to 07 Jan, 2014
3 General Orientation Course-94 03.03.2014 to 31.03.2014
Sr.No. Refresher Courses Tentative dates
1 Punjabi Language, Literature and Culture 7-27 May, 2013
2 Education 13 December 2013 to 02 January 2014
3 Research Methodology in Social Sciences (History, Sociology, Economics, Anthropology, Political Science, Geography, Psychology, Philosophy, Public Administration, Commerce & Law) 5-25 June, 2013
4 Health & Life Sciences (Food Technology, Nutrition, Home Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sports Medicine, Physiotherapy, Bio-Sciences & Physical Education) 10-30 July, 2013
5 Special Summer School 30 May to 19 June , 2013
6 Indian & Foreign Languages, Literature, Translation and Journalism (Hindi, Urdu, Persian, Pali, Parakrit, Sanskrit, Punjabi, Religious Studies and Mass Media) 03-23 December, 2013
7 Material Sciences (Physics, Chemistry & Engineering Applications) Postponed. New Dates will be intimated later on.
8 Computer Science, Electronics and Information Technology 22 October to 11 November, 2013
9 Library & Information Science Postponed. New Dates will be intimated later on.
10 Commerce & Management 15 November to 5 December, 2013
11 Environmental Sciences (ID) 19 November to 9 December, 2013
12 Mathematical Sciences Postponed. New Dates will be intimated later on.
13 Special Winter School Postponed. New Dates will be intimated later on.
14 Interaction Programme for Ph.D. Scholars 15 Jan, 2014 to 04 Feb, 2014
15 Human Rights (ID) 7-27 February, 2014
16 Disaster Management 4-24 February, 2014
17 Teaching of English Language and Literature 4-24 March, 2014
Sr.No. Short Term Courses /Tentative Dates
Tentative dates
1 Workshop for Ph.D./Post-Doctoral Scholars on Research Methodology and Research Ethics & Statistics (Including Assistant Professors and Associate Professors)
20-22 May, 2013
2 Workshop for Teaching Faculty on Higher Education and Administration
21-23 JANUARY, 2014
3 Wokshop on Statistics for Ph.D./Post Doctoral Scholars/Faculty Members
27-29 August, 2013
4 Workshop on the use of Software Technology for Ph.D./Post Doctoral Scholars/Research Scholars /Teaching Faculty
14-16 October, 2013
5 Workshop on Administration for Senior Office Staff (Superintendents and above)
5-7 November, 2013
6 Advanced Workshop on Research Methodology and Statistics for Ph.D Scholars, Assistant Professors and Associate Professors 10-12 Feburary,2014
Sr.No. Interaction Tentative dates
1 Principal's Meet 28.09.2013

1. The temporary/contract teachers who have been teaching for at least three academic sessions in an institute which has been affiliated to a University for atleast two years are allowed by the UGC to participate in the Orientation Programmes/ Refresher Courses.

2. Applicant should clearly mention his/her teaching experience and the date of receiving Senior Scale/Selection Grade, if applicable.

3. Applications on prescribed form available from the office of the ASC/University website be submitted along with a draft of Rs.500/- in favour of Registrar, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar payable at Amritsar on account of registration fee (non-refundable).

4. Applicant should mention his/her Designation, Mobile Number and E-mail ID (Both personal and of the College/Institute) on the application form.

5. The Certificate at the end of the application form should be duly complete and signed by the Principal/Head of the Institute.


Dr. Mohan Kumar
Prof. (Dr.) Jaspal Singh Sandhu
Director, ASC