Hyderabad: Centre for Professional Development of Urdu Medium Teachers (CPDUMT) of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) is organizing two days national seminar “Contemporary Issues in Teaching Urdu” for Urdu medium teachers on January 16 and 17.
The Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Mohammad Aslam Parvaiz presided over the inaugural session held today at CPDUMT auditorium, MANUU Campus. In his presidential address he remarked that the main responsibility of the teachers is to ensure the all round personality development of the students. Teaching is not mere profession but it is a mission, he added.
Prof. S. M. Rahmatullah, the Registrar I/c, strongly supported usage of Urdu script to promote Urdu medium of education.
Prof. Naseemuddin Farees, Dean, School of Languages, Linguistics & Indology delivered the keynote address. Prof. Noushad Husain, Dean, School of Education and Training also spoke.
Earlier, Prof. Mohammed Abdul Sami Siddiqui, Director, Centre welcomed the gathering and briefed about the seminar.
Misbah-ul-Anzar, Assistant Professor, conducted the proceedings and Dr. Mohd. Akbar, Assistant Professor proposed vote of thanks. The valedictory session of the seminar will be held on January 17 at 4.15 pm. (INN)