Education

Faculty Enrichment Programme at Khalsa College

Punjab Tribune Bureau | April 09, 2019 08:29 PM

AMRITSAR: The Post-Graduate Department of Commerce and Business Administration, Khalsa College, Amritsar(KCA) organized a Faculty Enrichment Programme, sponsored by UGC on Statistical Techniques using STATA here today. DR. Sunil Kumar, Professor, Faculty of Economics from South Asian University, New Delhi was the resource person for the programme. The primary objective of the programme was to provide practical training to the participants about the application of statistical techniques through STATA.

 

Principal Dr. Mehal Singh while welcoming the guest speakers said that Dr. Sunil Kumar possesses a vast knowledge and experience in usage of application of statistical techniques in different research areas with the use of statistical softwares like STATA, EVIEWS, SPSS, SYSTAT. He highlighted that the practical knowledge about various research techniques for the faculty members is necessary besides having theoretical knowledge about these techniques. Dr. JS Arora, HOD Commerce department introduced the theme to the audience.

 

  

Dr. Kumar meanwhile highlighted the importance of optimal communication in consulting, teaching and collaborative research, with a focus on the analysis of ordered categorical data. He then elaborated on the basics of STATA software in the first technical session while providing hands-on training to the participants on the panel data regression technique using STATA in the second technical session.

 

Around 60 participants from different departments of the college and other institutions participated in the programme and gained knowledge about the practical application of research techniques. Dr. Avtar Singh, proposed the vote of thanks. Dr. Arvinder Kaur, Dr. Sawraj Kaur, Dr. Deepak Devgan, Dr. Poonam Sharma, Dr. Rachhpal Singh, Dr. Nidhi Sabharwal, Prof. Meenu Chopra, Prof. Reema Sachdeva, Prof. Aanchal Arora, Prof. Sukhdeep Kaur, Prof. Sakshi Sharma, Prof. Shikha Choudhary, Dr. Megha, Dr. Manisha Behal, Dr. Shivani Nischal, Prof. Pooja Puri, Dr. Samiya, Dr. Komal Narang, Prof. Ravijot Kaur, Prof. Hartejpreet Singh were present.

Have something to say? Post your comment
Must Read
CEO writes letter to PS Transport for issuance of advice to public and private bus service providers to stick to model code of conduct
CEO writes letter to PS Transport for issuance of advice to public and private bus service providers to stick to model code of conduct
Congress candidate Chaudhary Santokh Singh kicks off his campaign in Jalandhar (West) constituency
Congress candidate Chaudhary Santokh Singh kicks off his campaign in Jalandhar (West) constituency
She can’t be sane, says Capt Amarinder after Sadhvi Pragya’s repulsive remark on late IPS officer Hemant Karkare
She can’t be sane, says Capt Amarinder after Sadhvi Pragya’s repulsive remark on late IPS officer Hemant Karkare
DC and CP finalise arrangements at DAC for smooth nomination process
DC and CP finalise arrangements at DAC for smooth nomination process
DC and CP finalizes arrangements for strong rooms of EVMs and VVPATs along with counting centres
DC and CP finalizes arrangements for strong rooms of EVMs and VVPATs along with counting centres
This election is referendum on Modi’s non-performance: Manish Tewari
This election is referendum on Modi’s non-performance: Manish Tewari
Equity indices close in the red, Jet plunges over 32 pc
Equity indices close in the red, Jet plunges over 32 pc
Punjab CM orders special Girdawari to assess crop loss due to rain & storm
Punjab CM orders special Girdawari to assess crop loss due to rain & storm
Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari, private person for taking bribe
Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari, private person for taking bribe
Youth will take Cong and Amarinder to task for reneging on promises made to them – Harsimrat Badal
Youth will take Cong and Amarinder to task for reneging on promises made to them – Harsimrat Badal
ECI appoints Vikram Jeet Duggal as SSP Amritsar (Rural)
ECI appoints Vikram Jeet Duggal as SSP Amritsar (Rural)
Commissionerate police arrest four extortionists including a minor and his elder brother
Commissionerate police arrest four extortionists including a minor and his elder brother