The objectives of the Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC) are to enable newly appointed Lecturers to:
a) understand the significance of education in general, and higher education in particular, in the global and Indian contexts;
b) understand the linkages between education and economic and socio-economic and cultural development, with particular reference to the Indian polity where democracy, secularism and social equity are the basic tenets of society;
c) acquire and improve art of teaching at the college/university level to achieve goals of higher education;
d) keep abreast of the latest developments in their specific subjects;
e) understand the organization and management of a college/university and to perceive the role of teachers in the total system;
f) utilize opportunities for development of personality, initiative and creativity; and
g) promote computer literacy as well use of ICT in teaching and learning process.