Teachers working in Universities and colleges that are included under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, even though they may not yet be fit to be included under Section 12(b), may be invited to participate in the Orientation Programmes and Refresher Programmes. The teachers of colleges that do not yet come within the purview of Section 12(B), but have been affiliated to a university for at least two years, will be permitted to participate in the programmes/courses. However, they won't be paid TA/DA and other allowances for attending these courses. For Orientation Programmes, newly appointed Assistant Professors within two years of continuous service and all those teachers who require orientation for getting a higher grade will be allowed.
The eligibility for attending Refresher Course
for teachers who have not attended earlier Orientation Course has been
reduced to "two years" from "fiveyears". However,
the gap in two successive Refresher Courses should normally be "one
year" and may be relaxed for the teacher to fulfil eligibility condition
for his career advancement.
The Registration Fee: Every participant must pay an admission
fee (non-refundable) Demand Draft of Rs. 1000/- with their acceptance letter.
Limited dormitory type
chargeable accommodation is available for outstation participants. The participants
will be paid TA/DA as per UGC norms. Limited. funds for boarding are sanctioned
by UGC. Participants may have to bear partly for their boarding expenses.
All outstation participants,
from more than 500 km distance, shall be paid single return first class
railway fare from their place of posting to Varanasi and back through shortest
route only on successful completion of the course. The participants are
required to submit the original railway tickets for the to and fro journey;
otherwise, only sleeper class fare will be paid. Those participants coming
from less than 500 km distance will be paid second class fare only.
Free boarding and lodging
will be provided to the outstation participants during the course, and no
separate DA will be paid for the course days. Local participants will be
provided lunch, tea etc. as per UGC rules.
All participants are required
to bring two passport-size photographs.
The course will be full
time through six days a week even on holidays except Sundays. The detailed
programme shall be provided during registration.
Each participant has to
deliver a seminar/1ecture of 15 minutes duration followed by five minutes
of discussion on any topic related to the theme of the course. Slide projector
(35mm) and overhead projector are available for use. The participants have
to bring their own materials (slides and transparencies) ready for projection.
The write-up for the seminar typed in double space on one side of A4 size
paper must be submitted at the time of registration. The time and date of
seminar shall be notified during the course.
All participants must
register themselves positively on the Inaugural Day at the Academic Staff
College, Central Library Complex, BHU, failing which the selection to participate
shall stand cancelled.
The participants will also
be requested to submit their opinion and suggestions (feedback) on the various
components of the course as well as seminars of the fellow participants
The participants are required
to attend all the sessions of the course sincerely. No leave shall be granted
during the course.
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participants who will complete the course in all respects shall be eligible
to receive the certificate of participation. In case of any default on the
part of the applicant, the Director, UGC-Academic Staff College, BHU, has
all the rights to cancel the admission or withhold payment of TA/DA and
the certificate. And, in such a case no queries will be entertained.