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Sr. No.

Date

Event

Chief Guest

Description

01

26 August 2016

Inauguration of a New Cafeteria in the GGN Khalsa College

 

Today Hon'ble Sh. S. K. Dutta, Former Indian Ambassador to Zimbabwe and Deputy High Commissioner to Australia inaugurated a New Cafeteria in the GGN Khalsa College, Ludhiana.

02

26 August 2016 

Launch of new Website of the GGN Khalsa College

 

Today Hon'ble Sh. S. K. Dutta, Former Indian Ambassador to Zimbabwe and Deputy High Commissioner to Australia launched a new Website of the GGN Khalsa College, Ludhiana

03

26 September 2016 

Lecturer on 'Emotional Intelligence

 

Today in the GGN Khalsa College, Ludhiana Dr. Damanjit Sandhu, Department of Psychology, Punjabi University, Patiala delivered the highly motivational, thought provoking, informative and mind blowing lecturer on 'Emotional Intelligence'. The programme was organised by the Career Counselling Centre in our college.


04

18 April 2017

Foundation stone of New Building of Gurdwara Sahib

 

In the Centenary Year (1917-2017), today in Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana the Hon'ble Sant Baba Iqbal Singh Ji (Baru Sahib Wale) , Giani Harpal Singh Ji (Fatehgarh Sahib), Giani Gurmeet Singh (Dukhniwaran Sahib, Ludhiana), Giani NIrmal Singh (Kalgidhar Gurdwara Ludhiana) and Giani Balwinder Singh (Alamgir Sahib Ludhiana) laid the foundation stone of New Building of Gurdwara Sahib in the college campus.

100 Years ago, Sant Baba Atar Singh Ji and Principal Teja Singh Ji laid the foundation of our college in Gujranwala (Pakistan).

It is a humble attempt to divinise the college campus with an objective to ensure the academic and moral development of our students.

 

05

27 July 2017 

Tree Plantation Drive

 

Today on the occasion of Centenary Celebrations of GGN Khalsa College, Ludhiana (1917-2017), the Campus Beautification Committee, Bhai Kanahiya Sewa Society, Bhagat Puran Singh Eco Club and Nek Chand Memorial Club have organised the "Tree Plantation Drive" to commemorate the completion of 100 Glourious Years by planting 100 tree in college campus.

Padam Shri Baba Seva Singh Ji (Khadoor Sahib Wale) presided over the function.

Padam Shri Dr. Surjit Patar, Dr. Gurbhajan Singh Gill, Tarlochan Lochi and S. Jagtar Singh, Additional Commissioner Income Tax, Ludhiana have graced the occasion.

06

10 September 2017

Books Exhibition 

 

Books Exhibition is organised in Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana in collaboration with the 'Jan Chetna' (a NGO) to inspire the students to read the books to develop their personality and to enhance their literary taste and knowledge.

07

15 September 2017 

Exhibition of "Old Sikh Manuscripts, Old Coins and Traditional Weapons

 

Today in Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle Unit of GGN Khalsa College and Sant Teja Singh Library have organised the Exhibition of "Old Sikh Manuscripts, Old Coins and Traditional Weapons" in collaboration with S. Narinder Singh Ji.
S. Pritpal Singh, President Dukhniwaran Sahib, Ludhiana inaugurated the exhibition. Dr. S. P. Singh, former VC, GNDU, Amritsar, S. G. S. Narula and members of College Managing Committee also participated in this function.
S. Jasbir Singh, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (HQ), Ludhiana also graced the occasion with his kind presence.
The prime objective of this exhibition is to create the awareness among students about Glourious Sikh Heritage and to motivate the students to follow the Sikh traditions and values as laid down by the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji.

08

7 November 2017

construction of the New Gurdwara building

 

Under the able guidance of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council the construction of the New Gurdwara building is started in Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana to commemorate the completion of 100 Glourious Years of our College. It's foundation stone was laid by Sant Baba Iqbal Singh Ji (Baru Sahib Wale) in April 2017

09

20 December 2017

 "Free Computer Coaching Classes and Mobile Training"

 

Today the Post Graduate Department of Computer Science and NSS Unit of Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana has started the "Free Computer Coaching Classes and Mobile Training" for Senior Citizens in Old Age Home Sarbha Nagar, Ludhiana.

10

8 March 2018

International Women's Day

 

Today Women Empowerment Cell in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana organized a Cultural Programme to Celebrate the "International Women's Day". Congratulations to organisers and all staff members for celebrating International Women's Day and especially for sensitising the women issues and acknowledging the women's struggle against gender discriminations.

11

13 April 2018

religious programme on the occasion of Vaisakhi

 

Today Gurmat Sabha and Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle Unit in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College Ludhiana organized the religious programme on the occasion of Vaisakhi.

12

25 July 2018 

Press Conference to share the information regarding academic achievements of our college

 

Today a Press Conference is held in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana to share the information regarding a academic achievements of our college. Dr. S. P. Singh, Former Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar and me addressed to media persons.
We are pleased to share this information with all that University Grants Commission, New Delhi has approved our proposals regarding Community College Scheme and B. Voc Courses, details as follow. We will start these courses from next academic session 2019 - 2020.

Community College Scheme :

(i) IT
(ii) Accounting and finance
(iii) Tourism

B.VOC:

(i) Web Technology and Multimedia
(ii) E-Commerce and Digital Marketing
(iii) Banking and Financial Services
(iv) Retail Management

 

13

30 August 2018 

Special Lecture on "Breast Cancer"

 

JCI Unit of Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana in the association with JCI Ludhiana Queens organised a Special Lecture on "Breast Cancer". On this occasion, Dr. Bharti Uppal, Professor & Head, Department of Biochemistry, Christian Medical College (CMC), Ludhiana, Dr.Samita Sharma and Dr.Isha Agarwal shared their expert views with audience on such a sensitive issue. Large no. of girls students and faculty members participated in this programme.

14

11 September 2018 

Ardas before the Start of Work of Installation of "70 KW Rooftop Solar Power Plant"

 

Today S. G. S Narula, President, GKEC, Dr. S. P. Singh, Hon. Gen. Sec., GKEC & Former Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar, Members of GKEC and Faculty Members participated in the Ardas (Sikh Prayer) to Seek the Blessings of Almighty before the Start of Work of Installation of "70 KW Rooftop Solar Power Plant" in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana. It's Our Commitment and Mission to Protect Our Environment and To Promote the Use of Non-Conventional Sources of Energy.

15

15 September 2018

"TALENT HUNT - 2018"

 

Today "TALENT HUNT - 2018" is organized
in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana. Before the start of programme, Office Bearers of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council participated in the Ardas (Sikh Prayer) on Occasion of Successful Completion of Renovation Process of the Guru Nanak Hall (College Auditorium). In this programme, a new book of A. S. Sandhu (Montreal) is also released.

16

27 Nov 2018

Guru Nanak’s Birthday Celebrations

 

Guru Nanak's Birthday Celebrations in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana.

 

17

03 Dec 2018

Book Release

Dr. S. S. Johl, Hon'ble Chancellor, Central University of Punjab, Bathinda

New Book ‘?????????????????????...” (Jadon Simartiyaan Jaagdiyaan Ne) is released in a program organized by the Post Graduate Department of Punjabi in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana. Dr. S. S. Johl, Hon'ble Chancellor, Central University of Punjab, Bathinda grace the occasion as the Chief Guest. Dr. S. P. Singh, Former Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar, Prof. P. S. Kapur, Former Pro-Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar, Dr. H. S. Bhatia, Professor, GNDU, Amritsar and Dr. Gurbhajan Gill, Former President, Punjab Sahit Academy, and Sh. Sukhi Bath, founder of Punjab Bhawan (Surrey) , Canada shared their observations and views on book. Honorable Members of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council, Punjabi writers, representatives of Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle, Principals of various colleges, faculty members and dignitaries also grace the occasion with their kind presence.

 

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22 Dec 2018

Inauguration Ceremony of 70 KW Solar Power Plant

Sh. Bharat Bhushan Ashu, Hon'ble Cabinet Minister, Food & Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Government of Punjab

Inauguration Ceremony of 70 KW Solar Power Plant In the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana. Sh. Bharat Bhushan Ashu, Hon'ble Cabinet Minister, Food & Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Government of Punjab presided over the function. He declared to provide Rs. Five Lacs grant as a financial assistance for development of College. S. Jaswant Zafar, Famous Punjabi Poet, Sh. Narinder Sharma, Councillor, Dr. S. P. Singh, Former Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar, S. G. S. Narula, President, GKEC, Members of GKEC, S. Jatinder Pal Singh, Chairman, Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle and Faculty Members also grace the occasion.

19

09 Jan 2019

‘Balihaari Kudrat Vassya - A Environment Protection Movement’

 

550th Birth Anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev ji, under the able guidance of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council, ‘Balihaari Kudrat Vassya - A Environment Protection Movement’ is launched in GGN Campus to keep the surroundings clean and green along with observing Guru Nanak’s teachings.

 

20

16 March 2019

IQAC of Gujaranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana organized a workshop on ‘Enhancing Quality Higher education: Innovative Practices’

Dr. S. S. Johl, the Chancellor of Central University of Punjab, Bathinda presided over the workshop. Dr. Harish C. Sharma, Former Head, Department of History, G. N. D. U., Amritsar and Dr. Ganesh A. Hedge, Advisor, NAAC Bangalore

IQAC of Gujaranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana organized a workshop on ‘Enhancing Quality Higher education: Innovative Practices’ under Faculty Development Programme. Dr. S. S. Johl, the Chancellor of Central University of Punjab, Bathinda presided over the workshop. Dr. Harish C. Sharma, Former Head, Department of History, G. N. D. U., Amritsar and Dr. Ganesh A. Hedge, Advisor, NAAC Bangalore, were Chief Speakers. The workshop started with Dr. S. P. Singh (Former Vice Chancellor, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar), Honrary General Secretary, Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council formally welcoming the chief guest, the speakers and the faculty of GGN Khalsa College, GGN IMT, GGNIVS, and GGN Khalsa College of Pharmacy & GGN Public School. Dr. Hargunjot Kaur, Coordinator, IQAC shared the previous inspections recommendations and also shared whatever steps had already been taken to increase the quality of education in the college.
Dr. Hedge gave power point presentation in which he talked about the quality in Higher Education and the advanced technologies that are being used to upgrade the same. Dr Hedge insisted that focus has now shifted more to student support and progression, governance and leadership. He sensitized the faculty to issues on inclusion, collaborative and independent learning and nurturing generic competencies. Dr. Harish Sharma gave an insightful lecture on the new recommendations and criteria now applicable on colleges &universities. There was an interactive session with the faculty members asking various questions to the experts to clear their doubts regarding the new rules of NAAC regarding various criteria’s. The presidential remarks were delivered by Dr. S.S. Johl. Dr Johl stressed on special efforts to bring in students from special categories. He also made mention of continuing performance, monitoring and appraisal of the students by the teachers. He said focus should be on transparent efficient and objective examination system. Both Dr. G. Hegde & Dr. Harish Sharma applauded the progress & achievement of the college and congratulated the staff, Principle for their achievement.

Principal Dr. Arvinder Singh proposed a vote of thanks to all present and highlighted the achievements of college in the recent past like opening of UGC sponsored B.Voc & Community College courses and installation of Solar Power Panel. He insured that each department defines learning outcomes of programs and monitors their outcomes. He said that efforts are being made to upgrade the knowledge and skills of various stake holders involved at various levels of the programs in the college. S. Gursharan Singh Narula, President K.E.C, S.P.S Kapur (Former P.V.C GND, Uni), Former President K.E.C, S. Bhagwant Singh, S. Kuldeep Singh, S.Hardeep Singh, S. Manjit Singh Chabbra, S. Harpreet Singh, Mrs Gunmeet Kaur, Mrs Shibha Sehajpal, also graced the occasion.

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20 April 2019

One Day NAAC Sponsored National Seminar on "Enhancing Quality in Higher Education: Innovative Practices

Dr. R.S.Bawa, Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, Chandigarh University, Mohali presided over the seminar. Dr. Kuldip Puri, Professor, School of Open Learning, P.U. Chandigarh delivered the keynote address Dr. Vivek Kohli, resource person of the seminar gave insights into the malfunctioning of higher education system, Principal Sohan Lal DAV College of Education, Ambala was the resource person. Dr. L.S. Gill, Deputy Director, DPI College, Mohali was the Guest of Honour. The seminar began with Dr. S. P. Singh.

One Day NAAC Sponsored National Seminar on "Enhancing Quality in Higher Education: Innovative Practices" was organized by IQAC of G.G.N. Khalsa College. Dr. R.S.Bawa, Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, Chandigarh University, Mohali presided over the seminar. Dr. Kuldip Puri, Professor, School of Open Learning, P.U. Chandigarh delivered the keynote address Dr. Vivek Kohli, resource person of the seminar gave insights into the malfunctioning of higher education system, Principal Sohan Lal DAV College of Education, Ambala was the resource person. Dr. L.S. Gill, Deputy Director, DPI College, Mohali was the Guest of Honour. The seminar began with Dr. S. P. Singh (Former V.C. Chancellor GNDU, Amritsar) and Honorary General Secretary, Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council formally welcomed the Chief Guest and various other resource persons. Dr. S. P. Singh identified Education as an essential component in social and economic development of the country. He emphasized on need & significance of quality in higher education.
Dr. Kuldip Puri, in his keynote address stressed upon the role of higher education in empowering the youth for self-sustainability. He brought out challenges being faced in higher education and also suggested methods to improve the vision of higher education in India. Mentoring the present era of globalization & localization, he emphasized on using passion, will –power, perseverance, and persistence as resources.
Dr. Vivek Kohli in his discourse gave more emphasis on ways to improve the quality and efficiency & effectiveness in higher education. He talked in detail about transforming curriculum, converting private institutes into non-profit making institutes, improving industry, alumni’s influence for growth of the institutes. Dr. L.S. Gill, Deputy DPI talked about the efficacy in higher education institutions. He stressed on importance of IQAC, its primary aim to develop a consistent, catalytic action to improve academic and administrative performance of the institution. He also talked about the empowering women through education & employment. He talked about the role of education as education drives employment and leads to economic development.
Dr. R.S. Bawa, V.C. Chandigarh University, Chandigarh, in his presidential remarks highlighted the importance and use of ICT based teaching learning process in higher education as one of the major objectives of IQAC. He said that ICT has become an indispensable part of our life & has greatly influenced practice & procedures of nearly all forms of endeavors with in education system. Dr. Arvinder Singh, Principal, G.G.N. Khalsa College, Ludhiana proposed a vote of thanks to all the dignitaries present. He informed that in the seminar about 60 research papers are presented in Technical Sessions. He congratulated the IQAC of the college on organizing the seminar successfully. Principal, Dr. Arvinder Singh thanked all the delegates for participating and added that the motive of organizing seminar was to provide platform to scholars to highlight various issues relating to higher education & its developments. On this occasion S. Gursharan Singh Narula, President, Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council & other members of Managing Committee S. Kuljeet Singh, S.Bhagwant Singh, S. Hardeep Singh were present. Prof. M.S. Chhabra, Director GGNIMT & GGNIVS, Dr. Harpreet Singh, Principal GGNIMT were also present. S. Gurpreet Singh Kahlon, S. Gurbhajan Gill, alumni of the College, Prof. Prithipal Singh Kapur, Former V.C GNDU, Former Present GKEC, graced the occasion.

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30 July 2019

 

 

Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana and University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton (England), have entered an agreement for bringing out more opportunities for faculty members and students of both organisations, and to pursue research projects, seminars, faculty and students exchange programmes and to explore the career opportunities for Indian students in England.
The University of Wolverhampton is one of the best university and emerging centre of higher education in the United Kingdom. Principal Dr. Arvinder Singh has told that this memorandum of understanding (MoU) will give necessary and much needed momentum to our commitment and efforts to provide quality education to our students. He duly acknowledged the pivotal role of Dr. Opinderjit Takhar, Director, Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies, University of Wolverhampton in the finalising the process of signing this MoU. The MoU is signed by College Principal Dr. Arvinder Singh and Mr. Geoff Layer, Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, University of Wolverhampton.
Dr. S. P Singh, former Vice Chancellor, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar and Honorary General Secretary of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council said that this MoU will be mutually beneficial for these two centres of higher education. He congratulated the college Principal Dr. Arvinder Singh, teaching and non teaching staff members for this achievement. He also said that the purpose of this MoU is to cooperate on the development of and articulation of academic programming; and Development of other mutually beneficial programs; Organising joint conferences, workshops, seminars; Exchange of scholarly information particularly with regard to Punjabi and Sikh studies; Undertaking Joint Research Projects.
S. Gursharan Singh Narula, the worthy President of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council & other members S. Bhagwant Singh, S. Kuljit Singh & S. Hardeep Singh expressed their pleasure on signing MoU between the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College and University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton (U.K).

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17 August 2019

TALENT HUNT - 2019'

 

TALENT HUNT - 2019' in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana (17 - 08 - 2019).

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19 Oct 2019

Book Release

by Professor R. S. Bawa, Hon'ble Vice Chancellor of University of Chandigarh

Dr. Kuldip Puri, Professor University School of Open Learning, Panjab University, Chandigarh. Dr. L. S. Gill, Deputy Director DPI Colleges, Punjab and Dr. Vivek Kohli, Principal, Sohan Lal DAV, College of Education, Ambala

Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana Dr. S. P. Singh, Former Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar, Prof. Prithipal Singh Kapur, Former Pro Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar and S. Bhagwant Singh, Secretary, GKEC, Ludhiana released the book "Enhancing Quality in Higher Education: Innovative Practices" (Vol. I & Vol. II) based on the eighty Research Papers presented in the NAAC sponsored seminar on "Enhancing Quality Education: Innovative Practices" organized on 16.4 2019. The seminar was Presided by Professor R. S. Bawa, Hon'ble Vice Chancellor of University of Chandigarh. The Keynote address was delivered by Dr. Kuldip Puri, Professor University School of Open Learning, Panjab University, Chandigarh. Dr. L. S. Gill, Deputy Director DPI Colleges, Punjab and Dr. Vivek Kohli, Principal, Sohan Lal DAV, College of Education, Ambala City were resource persons.

The Volume. I of this Book is Edited by Dr. Arvinder Singh, Principal GGN Khalsa College, Ludhiana& Volume: II is Edited by Dr. Hargunjot Kaur, Associate Professor, P. G. Department of English, GGN Khalsa College, Ludhiana.

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02 Nov 2019

National Seminar on ‘Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s Teachings’ Organized by Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council (GKEC)

 

National Seminar was organized by Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council and its various institutions namely , Gujranwala Guru NanakKhalsa College (GGN Khalsa College),Gujranwala Guru Nanak Institute of Vocational Studies (GGNIVS),Gujranwala Guru Nanak Institute of Management & Technology (GGNIMT),Gujranwala Guru Nanak Public School(GGN Public school) and Gujranwala Guru Nanak College of Pharmacy (GGN pharmacy college) on the occasion of 550th birth anniversry of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji on the topic : “Relevance of Guru Nanak teachings in 21st century”.The seminar was headed by Rajya Sabha Member S.Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa. In the beginning,Dr S.P. Singh,General Secretary, Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council(GKEC) and Former Vice Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar welcomed the guests and shared his views regarding theseminar. S. Tirlochan Singh, Chairman, National Minority Commission,New Delhi presented theinaugural address and said that it is very important to understand the true essence of Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s teachings. He mentioned that initiatives should be takenfor an enhanced comprehension of teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji for the well being of human kind and for establishing world peace. On this occasion book written by the Principal, GGN Khalsa College, Ludhdiana Dr. Arvinder Singh on Guru Nanak Dev Ji was unveiled.

On this occasion, Prof. Sarabjinder Singh from Punjabi University, Patiala shed light on the contribution of Guru ji in social well being with various historic evidences.He stated that Guru Nanak Dev ji is accredited for taking numerous revolutionary steps for the social well being of mankind. Prof.Harbhajan Singh Bhatia from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar explained the role of Guru Nanak Dev Ji in establishing unity and peace in the society. Prof Manish from DeshBandhuCollege,New Delhi highlighted ‘women empowerment’, ‘human rights’ and ‘freedom in religion’ as the few fundamental teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. S Manmohan Singh, Director Prime TV(Canada) made an appeal to the youth to imbibe the Guru Ji’s didactics for a more rewarding life. He also motivated them to indulge in social work for a more satisfying existence. Prof. Balkar Singh from Punjabi University, Patiala stressed upon adopting the teaching of Guru Nanak Dev Ji by the people of all castes,religions and cultures. S Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa,Member, Rajya Sabha congratulated the GKEC for organizing such an enlightening seminar. He further said that the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji are a ray of hope for the humanity as by adopting them whole heartedly, we could develop a society where freedom,equality,justice and brotherhood would prevail.

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02 Nov 2019

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08 March 2020

 

 

Celebrations of International Women's Day in the Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana. The function was organized by the Women Empowerment Cell of Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa, Ludhiana.

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Apr 27- May 01 2020

five-day International online Workshop on Skill Development through Communication Skills

Dr. J. S. Anand

Principal (Rtd.) D.A.V. College, Bathinda,

Prof. Emeritus, Institute of European Roma Studies & Research, Belgrade

The workshop had covered almost all the latest challenges occurred due to COVID-19 while teaching Soft Skills like, Communication Skills and Personality Development. It had made extensive use of WEBEX, Google Classroom and WhatsApp for the efficient delivery of the lectures, assignments and assessments. The themes that were touched during the workshop; Barrier of Soft Skills for Landed Immigrants, Empowering Students with Effective Communication Skills for Personal and Professional Development, and Nitty Gritty English: From Bowling Talk to Tennis Talk-An Interactive Approach to Speaking

Enhancing Communicative Competence

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May 21-22, 2020

Two Day National Symposium on Indian Education: COVID-19 Impact, Challenges and Opportunities

Dr. Pankaj Mittal, Secretary, AIU, New Delhi and Prof. Sanjay Kaushik, Dean, College Development Council

Panjab University, Chandigarh

The event had covered almost all the aspects related to education system, the challenges and opportunities which would be brought out during COVID-19 pandemic. It was highlighted time and again that the technology can only supplement a teacher but can never be its replacement. The online modules of pursuing various courses were discussed, like; ARPIT, SWAYAM, MOOC, etc. It was conclude that a good teacher must be a good facilitator as it is the era of blended learning where the learners are to be in center and not the teacher.

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Jun 03- Jun 05, 2020

Three-day National Conference on Financial Implications of COVID-19 on India with Special Reference to Punjab

Dr. R.S. Bawa

Vice-Chancellor,

Chandigarh University,

Gharuan, Mohali, Punjab

Dr. Raj Kumar

Vice Chancellor,

Panjab University, Chandigarh

The three days long conference had included and covered almost all the economic aspects related to the economy of Punjab. It had emphasized on the importance of providing digital marketing for selling essential products to the consumers. One of the resource persons had focused on Rs. 20 lakh crore economic packages announced by the prime minister for revival of economy and also supported the Atamnirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan of the government. The issue of palpable unrest of rural people of Punjab was raised which included rural labourers, the poultry sector as well as police treatment of the masses amid the lockdown. Certain measures like one-time (loan) restructuring, additional institutional funding, waiver of penal interest, policy innovations for triggering consumer demand, controlling cartelisation of raw material and changing criterion of affordability for GST applicability to help the industrial sector were emphasized upon.

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Jun 07- Jun 08, 2020

Two-day International Symposium on Religious Tourism: Historic Sikh Shrines

S. K.C. Singh, Former Indian Ambassador to UAE and Iran, Mr. Malwinder Singh Jaggi, Managing Director, Punjab Tourism Development and Corporation Ltd., Chandigarh

The main focus of the event was on the Sikh Gurudwara Saheb situated in various regions, like; Pakistan, and India. It was observed that the initiative taken by the college was actually a task of the Tourism department. If the tourism department does not perform its duty well then a lot of shrines, Gurudwaras, religious places related to Sikh history would soon be forgotten. The sacred Panj Takth Saheb were also talked about in detail, including the pious history associated with all the takhats.

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Jun 22, 2020

One day Hands on Workshop on the topic, ‘Using PYTHON to Analyse the Data’

 

The workshop proved to be beneficial for the teachers as well as the learners. It brought into the notice of everyone how to use the technology in hand to solve the problems related to research, etc. PYTHON seemed to be an easy way to analyse the data. (along with deptt of computer science)

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Jul 13-17, 2020

One Week FDP

 

All the faculty members were benefitted as they learnt how to use the tiny mobile in their hand to teach their students online. The workshop was an endeavour to equip the fraternity workind under the patronage of various institutes of Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council.

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Jul 31, 2020

One-day National Symposium

Topic: COVID-19: Alternative Mode of Teaching Learning Process

Dr. S. P. Singh, (Former Vice-Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar), President, Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council, Ludhiana, Punjab, Resource Persons:

Prof. Dr. Karamjit Singh, Registrar, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Dr. L. S. Gill, Former Deputy Director, DPI, Chandigarh, Prof Manjit Singh, Critical Analyst on PTC Channel, Former Professor, Panjab University, Chandigarh, and Ms. Gunmeet Kaur, Principal, GGN Public School

The one-day event was filled with zest and zeal as the topic to be discussed and lecture to be delivered was related to the current situation where teaching and learning had become a challenge for all. The speakers talked about the global educational system which has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. They also delved into the pains and gains, challenges and opportunities brought about by this pandemic.

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Aug 04, 2020

Vice-Chancellor’s Conclave

Topic: New Education Policy, 2020

Dr. S. P. Singh

Former, Vice-Chancellor, GNDU, Amritsar

Dr. Rajkumar

Vice-Chancellor, Panjab University, Chandigarh

Dr. Rajneesh Arora

Former Vice-Chancellor, PTU, Jallandhar

Prof. Dr. R. S. Bawa

Pro Chancellor, Chandigarh University, Gharuan

Dr. M. P. Singh Ishar

Vice-Chancellor, Maharaja Ranjit Singh Technical University, Bathinda

The conclave of learned and intellectual Vice-Chancellors pondered over the major challenges, changes, and opportunities which would affect the teaching and learning in current scenario. It was also brought to the notice that the old and experienced teachers who are not well versed with the technology would suffer due to which the majority of the students would be deprived of quality education. On the other hand, the blended learning mentioned in the NEP, 2020 was discussed and the changed curriculum as per the requirement of present generation was also deliberated upon.