Faculty Development Programmes by Civil Department
The Civil Engineering department of Amritsar College of Engineering & Technology (ACET) conducts Faculty Development Programmes (FDPs). The programme “Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering” was carried out for seven days from 29thJune - 5th July, 2015.
The Sponsoring authority for the FDP was Punjab Technical University (PTU). The programme was inaugurated by Principal Dr. V.K. Banga, Registrar Manoj Kumar, Vice-Principal Col. (Retd.) Gurmukh Singh, P.S. Sidhu HOD (CE), ACET and heads of various departments. Nearly 30 participants from different colleges of Punjab and outside have participated in the FDP. The target audience was the Faculty of several colleges.
The participants were exposed to new technologies used in the civil engineering. Dr. Bhupinder Singh (IIT Roorkee), Dr. S.P. Singh (NIT Jalandhar), Dr. Raj Kumar Seth (Pro Vice Chancellor, Shri Say University, Palampur), Dr. Sanjeev Naval (DAVIET, Jalandhar) and B.R. Batra delivered lectures during the programme. Principal Dr. Banga said that the FDP proved to be beneficial for the faculty of ACET and other colleges.