CAHNDIGARH,31.03.20-UIPS, Panjab University Chandigarh initiated the system of Online teaching of students through collective sessions, well in advance. The faculty is leaving hardly any stone unturned in arranging/scheduling daily online classes through various platforms, informed Professor Kanwaljit Chopra,Chairperson.

Google classrooms have been created for M. Pharm. and B. Pharm. students. The faculty is uploading lecture material/ relevant notes in the form of audiovisuals, Power Point presentations with voice overs, articles, live interactions, sending MP3 files, PDFs, word documents & videos,she added.
Assignments are being given to the students regularly. All the members are in contact with the respective CRs and immediate queries of students are being addressed through WhatsApp/Email, and even one to one telephonic conversations too to satiate their requirements. The assignments prepared by any student is shared with the whole class. We are all endeavouring our best,Prof Chopra informed.
The creation of WhatsApp groups with the students have been found to be quite pragmatic, productive and useful exercise for disseminating vital information and presentations, and interactions thereof.
A few faculty members are using Zoom application for Video Conferencing with a limited number of PhD and postgraduate scholars and some have uploaded their lectures, telecasted on DD Vyas as part of Swayam Prabha, CEC-UGC, New Delhi.