Online Teaching at Economics Deptt PU
CHANDIGARH,03.04.20-Satya Prasad Padhi,Chairperson, Department of Economics, Panjab University informed about the updates on Online teaching:
1.At the minimum, student class representative of each class is in touch with the respective faculty for study materials, lecture notes, guidelines, etc; otherwise, the formation of class-wise/section-wise whatsapp groups has been initiated; some faculties (Dr. Upinder and Dr. Nitin) are also discussing the topics via video/app conferences.
2. Internal (mid-semester) exams are completed; the same for the absentees is scheduled for April-end or so. Others like Assignments for Internal examinations have been given.
3.As of now, close to finishing 3 units (out of 4 units) is the target. That is, if university reopens mid April, the faculty can take extra classes and we can have close to 15 regular classes to finish the rest, discuss doubts, etc.
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PU to Establish Pool of Researchers
Panjab University Chandigarh has sought names of atleast two experienced researchers, evaluators and writers having good number of publications/projects in their respective fields, shared Prof R K Singla, Dean Research.
The purpose behind establishing pool of researchers is to open up new fields of research, boost the innovation ecosystem and also undertake research having societal relevance, Prof Singla informed.