UGC-Academic Staff College

North-Eastern Hill University

Shillong - 793022, Meghalaya, India

Programme Schedule for 2014-2015

The UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong, will organize the the following programmes during 2014-2015 as per the time schedules given below. Applications are invited for these programmes/courses from college/university teachers on the prescribed application form that can be downloaded from the link below. The applications should reach the Director, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong-793022, twenty (20) days before the date of commencement of the course. Incomplete application forms and late submissions will not be entertained. Teachers from cognate subjects of the listed disciplines are also eligible for admission to these Refresher Courses.

Part time/ad hoc/contract teachers having three years teaching experience are also eligible to attend the UGC-sponsored Refresher Courses and Orientation Programmes. The application form should be duly forwarded by the Principal/Head of the institution/Head of the PG Department. Selected applicants must obtain their release orders from their college/university/institution before joining the programme/course.

Selected applicants will be paid TA/DA as per UGC norms. However, participants attending Short-term Courses will not be paid any TA/DA, but local hospitality like accommodation (if required), service lunch and tea will be provided by the ASC during the course period only.

 

Refresher Courses
Sl. No. Course Name Dates Last Date Course Coordinator

1

Refresher Course in Education
Theme: ICT in Education

26/5/2014 to 15/6/2014

5/5/2014

Dr. B. Kharbirymbai, Department of Education
0364-2723349; 9436110789; brindabazeley@gmail.com

2

Refresher Course in Geography
Theme: N/A

Postponed until further notice

N/A

Dr. H. J. Syiemlieh, Department of Geography
0364-2723211; 9436107682; hjsyiemlieh@nehu.ac.in

3

Refresher Course in Adult and Continuing Education (Interdisciplinary) #
Theme: Community Education

27/10/2014 to 16/11/2014

7/10/2014

Dr. B. P. Sahu, Department of Adult & Continuing Education
0364-2723328; 9436302933; bishnusw@yahoo.com

Dr. N. P. Goel, (Co-Course Coordinator),

0364-2723329; 9436309857; npgoel29@yahoo.com

4

Refresher Course in Hindi
Theme: Hindi Sahitya ka Madhyakal

27/10/2014 to 16/11/2014

12/10/2014

Dr. B. P. Tripathi, Department of Hindi
0364-2723519

5

Refresher Course in Electronics and Communication Engineering*
Theme: Devices, Nano Devices and their Applications

Postponed until further notice

N/A

Dr. S. C. Arya, Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
0364-2723669; scarya@nehu.ac.in

6

Refresher Course in Sociology (Interdisciplinary)**
Theme: Development in North East India: Issues and Concerns

1/9/2014 to 21/9/2014

11/8/2014

Dr. R. M. Shangpliang, Department of Sociology
0364-2723050; rekhakeepintouch@yahoo.com

7

Refresher Course in Disaster Management (Interdisciplinary) #
Theme: N/A

25/9/2014 to 15/10/2014
Selection List

4/9/2014

Ms. J. I. Rapthap, Department of Adult & Continuing Education
0364-2723327; jacinraps@gmail.com

8

Refresher Course in Linguistics (Interdisciplinary)***
Theme: Documentation and Description of Tribal and Endangered Languages and Cultures in North-East India

13/10/2014 to 2/11/2014

7/10/2014

Dr. Umarani Pappuswamy, Department of Linguistics
0364-2723310; umaranip@gmail.com

9

Refresher Course in Chemistry
Theme: Recent Developments in Chemistry

30/10/2014 to 19/11/2014

9/10/2014

Dr. M. K. Sahoo, Department of Chemistry
0364-2722632; 9436706767; mihirs2107@gmail.com

10

Refresher Course in Library and Information Science
Theme: N/A

30/10/2014 to 19/11/2014

9/10/2014

Dr. Bikika Laloo, Department of Library & Information Science
0364-2723141; 9863114496

11

Refresher Course in Political Science
Theme: State, Civil Society and Globalization

20/11/2014 to 10/12/2014

31/10/2014

Dr. R. K. Satpathy, Department of Political Science
0364-2723023; 9436161601; satpathy@sify.com

12

Refresher Course in Zoology
Theme: Recent Advances in Zoology

25/11/2014 to 15/12/2014

4/11/2014

Prof. B. Roy, Department of Zoology
0364-2722331; 9436119798; bishnuroy12@rediffmail.com

13

Refresher Course in History
Theme: The Making of Tradition

25/11/2014 to 15/12/2014

4/11/2014

Prof. M. Momin, Department of History
0364-2723007; mwmomin@nehu.ac.in

14

Refresher Course in Folkloristics and Semiotics (Interdisciplinary)****
Theme: Folkloristics and Semiotics with Special Reference to North East India: Issues and Perspectives

2/3/2015 to 22/3/2015

10/2/2015

Prof. D. L. Kharmawphlang, Department of Cultural & Creative Studies
0364-2723374; desmondkharmawphlang@gmail.com

Dr. S. K. Nanda, (Co-course Coordinator)

nanda_subrat2@yahoo.com

15

Refresher Course in English
Theme: Text and Hypertext: Genres, Meaning and Interpretation

16/3/2015 to 5/4/2015

23/2/2015

Dr. K. S. Nongkynrih, Department of English
0364-2723522; kynphamsing@gmail.com

16

Refresher Course in Physics
Theme: N/A

Cancelled

N/A

N/A

 
Orientation Programmes
Sl. No. Programme Name Dates Last Date Coordinator

1

28th Orientation Programme

5/5/2014 to 1/6/2014

16/4/2014

Dr. Kuheli Biswas Das, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong
0364-2721403; 9774001698; bis_k27@rediffmail.com

2

29th Orientation Programme

Preponed to 23/6/2014 to 20/7/2014

3/6/2014

Dr. Kuheli Biswas Das, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong
0364-2721403; 9774001698; bis_k27@rediffmail.com

3

30th Orientation Programme

29/1/2015 to 25/2/2015

8/1/2015

Dr. Quendarisa Kharbuli, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong
0364-2721404; 9863061750; quenda_asc@nehu.ac.in

4

31st Orientation Programme

9/2/2015 to 8/3/2015

19/1/2015

Dr. Kuheli Biswas Das, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong Contact: 0364-2721403; 9774001698; bis_k27@rediffmail.com

 
Summer/Winter Schools
Sl. No. Programme Name Dates Last Date Coordinator

1

Special Summer School #
(Equivalent to one Refresher Course/Orientation Programme)

25/8/2014 to 14/9/2014

Selection List

N/A

Dr. Quendarisa Kharbuli, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong
0364-2721404; 9863061750; quenda_asc@nehu.ac.in

2

Special Winter School #
Theme: Linking Education to Society
(Equivalent to one Refresher Course/Orientation Programme)

30/10/2014 to 19/11/2014

9/10/2014

Dr. Quendarisa Kharbuli, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong
0364-2721404; 9863061750; quenda_asc@nehu.ac.in

 

 

Short-term Courses

Sl. No. Course Name Dates Last Date Course Coordinator

1

Short-term Course in Research Methodology with Special Reference to SPSS

19/5/2014 to 24/5/2014

15/5/2014

Prof. Rakesh Mohan, UGC-Academic Staff College
0364-2721401; mohanrakeshdr@yahoo.co.in

2

Short-term Course in SPSS

23/6/2014 to 28/6/2014

17/6/2014

Dr. Quendarisa Kharbuli, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong
0364-2721404; 9863061750; quenda_asc@nehu.ac.in

3

Short-term Course in Biomedical Signal Processing and its Applications

10/11/2014 to 15/11/2014

20/10/2014

Dr. Dinesh Bhatia, Head, Deptt. of Biomedical Engineering, NEHU, Shillong
bhatiadinesh@rediffmail.com

Dr. T. K. Sinha, Co-Course Coordinator

9863095051; tksinha001@gmail.com

 

 

* Eligible Subjects: ECE, Computer Science Engineering, IT, BME, Nano Technology, Physics, Instrumentation and Control, Electrical Engineering.

** Eligible Subjects: Sociology, Social Work, Political Science and Anthropology.

*** Eligible Subjects: Linguistics, Anthropology, Literature (Khasi, Garo, Bodo, Rabha and other languages with some background in linguistics), Folkloristics, English, Philosophy.

**** Eligible Subjects: Literature, Languages, History, Anthropology, Sociology, Philosophy, Communication Studies.

# Open to all subjects.

Download Application Form for Refresher Course/Orientation Programme/Summer School/Winter School

 

Download Application Form for Short-term Course