ACADEMIC WORK TODAY: The academic
work of the semester - classes, laboratories and workshops - must be in full swing
at every College.
At the last week-end of 16th -17th March 2013, at Surat, there
was a Faculty Development Program, in which 42 faculty members participated. A two-day
workshop for developing the new syllabi for the third semester of Diploma Engineering
program was organized at Ahmedabad with the help of National Institute of Technical
Teachers Training & Research, Bhopal. At Vadodara, GTU had organized a two-day Conference
with the support of two Institutes of Pharmacy at Parul and Leicester School of
Pharmacy, DeMontfort University, UK. There were two large conferences organized
by two of our engineering Colleges at Rajkot on 16th -17th and on 17th- 18th March
. On Monday, 18th of March 2013, at the University has started the Research Week
in Engineering, where the research students, working on their theses at Doctoral
and Master’s level, present their work before renowned professors and experts in
their field and learn from them. Last year 2,152 Master’s and 191 Doctoral students
had participated in the Research Week and 43 Workshops were given by experts.
A CALL TO ALL THE STUDENTS:
Please participate in ALCE Competition by sending the courseware, prepared by you,
with the help of your teacher, to GTU. (You have to do it for one Chapter of any
subject, that you are studying. It must include the courseware for the associated
laboratory or workshop sessions also. Please see
Let us prepare the courseware for each course/ subject so that it makes our classes
interesting, our workshop sessions exciting places for learning skills and our laboratory
sessions voyages of discovery.
Let the under-graduate students of the whole world learn engineering by using courseware
developed by you.
2. Let us ensure that at every department of
every College/ Institution, we should have classes for at least 90 days in the semester.
Let us work for interesting and exciting learning systems, regularity and discipline
at every College/ Institution. Jointly we can build a great University. Let us all
work for it.