FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (FDP)

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. Our mission is to facilitate the development of faculty skills and to help foster an organizational environment in which faculty feel empowered to continually work toward improved educational scholarship..This will maximize every student's potential to provide excellent and compassionate patient care which is our ultimate purpose. As per our department of English conducted two FDP - 22.07.2017 0n EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION by Assistant professor PROF V. SHANKARA NARAYANAN and HOW TO BE AN EFFECTIVE TEACHER ON 29.07.2017 by Dr.NIVEDHANA JAYABAL.

Principles On Which the Faculty Development Program Is Based

• Strong administrative support

• Reward structures for participation in faculty development programs

• Teaching viewed as a scholarly activity

• Systematic skills development

• Based on principles of adult learning

• Sensitive to identified needs

• Participants learn from each other

• Atmosphere of caring and trust

• Based on collaboration, teamwork, and shared vision

• Celebration of successes