Two Weeks' Faculty Development Programme (FDP)

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII)-NER Office Guwahati announces


Organised by the Placement & Counselling Cell and Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya

(Date: March 01-14, 2018)

The Placement & Counselling Cell and the Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya as a part of its outreach programme is organizing two weeks’ Faculty Development Programme (FDP) sponsored by the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII)-NER Office Guwahati. The FDP is designed to train and develop professionals in entrepreneurship development so that they can act as resource persons in guiding and motivating young S&T persons to take up entrepreneurship as a career. Through this FDP, 15-20 faculty members of Science and Engineering colleges, Polytechnics and Entrepreneurship Development Organisations will be trained. The FDP shall provide inputs on process and practice of entrepreneurship development, communication and inter-personal skills, creativity, problem solving, achievement motivation training, inputs on resource and knowledge industries. The training methodology will include case studies, group discussion, games and simulation exercise, field visits and classroom lectures. 

Programme Objective

Faculty Development Programme (FDP) aims at equipping teachers with skills and knowledge that are essential for inculcating entrepreneurial values in students and guiding and monitoring their progress towards entrepreneurial career.

Target Group

Applications are invited from the teachers of Science & Technology Colleges/Institutions, persons from the organisation engaged in entrepreneurship development. Altogether 20 applications will be accepted on first come first serve basis. All applications should be routed through proper channel through their respective institutions/organisations.

Completed applications in the enclosed format must reach Dr. Abhigyan Bhattacharjee, Co-ordinator, within February 15, 2018 by email/post. The organiser reserves the right to reject such applications which are incomplete or which do not comply with the guidelines.

Limited boarding facility (up to 5 persons) may be provided for outstation participants in the Guest House (on sharing basis at dormitory/single or double). There is no registration fee for attending the programme. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the programme.


Dr. Abhigyan Bhattacharjee
(Co-ordinator) Associate Professor,
Department of Management & Co-ordinator,
Placement & Counselling Cell
North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus,

Cell: 09435017519/08415098100

Download details