Established in 1987 the UGC ASC at AMU is one of the 66 ASCs in Universities all over India. It conducts courses for the newly appointed lecturers for their orientation towards national values and training in the latest developments of their subjects by engaging experts and resource persons from the academia and industry. Since its inception our ASC has trained 14,736 University/College Teachers/ research scholars from all over the country under these courses.
In addition to this the ASC also conducts various programmes for professional and socio-economic development of specific groups. These include language proficiency classes, social harmony awareness, literary and cultural programmes and visits and tours for the participants.
Relevant study material is provided and an impact analysis is done at the completion of the course, by taking feedback from the Course Participants. The infrastructure available at the ASC is centered towards smooth organization of the courses by computer aided education and ensuring decent accommodation, including conveyance, boarding and food for the residential participants.