HEC launches NFDP for Newly Inducted Faculty Members


ISLAMABAD, NOV 29 /DNA/ – The National Academy of higher Education, HEC has launched the first cohort of National Faculty Development Programme (NDFP) for newly inducted faculty members of higher education institutions. As many as 26 faculty members from public sector universities of Sindh and Balochistan are participating in the first cohort of NFDP, being organized at HEC Centre Karachi. 

The three-week programme aims to transfer essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes in three dimensions of successful career as a faculty member, including Teaching and Learning, Applied Research, and Professional Practice. Different programme modules are Effective Learning and Teaching, Course Design, Assessment and Evaluation, Lesson Planning and Delivery, Technology in Classroom, Learning Management System, Grant Writing, Publishing Research and Career development.

Director General (NAHE) Mr. Faisal Butt welcomed participants of the programme. Underscoring the efforts of NAHE in designing of NFDP, he advised the participants to gain maximum benefits from this valuable opportunity. Different activities to achieve learning objectives of the programme include daily interactive sessions, group projects, presentations and assignments related to various modules.=DNA