Faculty of engineering and technology, department of aeronautical engineering, organised a daylong refresher programme on Saturday as part the Desh Bhagat University's month-long faculty development programme.
University pro vice-chancellor Shalini Gupta inaugurated the event in which more than 100 faculty and staff members participated. Gupta said the aim of education is individual as well as societal improvement and the teachers are agents for this overall development and improvement.
The aim of the FDP is to prepare teachers for the stupendous task of making students not only successful managers, administrators, technicians and entrepreneurs but also ideal human beings, she added.
Col Venudhar Singh, who was the resource person, presented a lecture on 'Project Management'. He defined 'Project Management' with specific application to IT and said every teacher must be updated and should know about their respective subjects exceptionally well.
Appreciating the initiative, university chancellor Zora Singh and pro-chancellor Tejinder Kaur hoped that the FDPs chalked out by the university would go a long way in updating the knowledge and sharpening the skills of the faculty.
Director, faculty of engineering and technology, Pardeep Singh Cheema thanked the speaker.