COIMBATORE: Bharathiar University will organise a refresher course in mathematics and another in social science from January 27 to February 16 at the university premises.
For the benefit of teachers in the related fields, experts would discuss recent researches and advances in the field of mathematics and social sciences, a university release said.
For the course in mathematics, university and college teachers belonging to the discipline and having completed two years of service are eligible to apply.
For the course in social science, university and college teachers belonging to the disciplines of sociology, economics, history, geography and population studies, and having completed two years of service are eligible to apply.
Application forms could be obtained from the Director, UGC - Academic Staff College, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore - 641046 by sending a self addressed, stamped (Rs. 5) envelope.
Forms could also be downloaded from the website www.b-u.ac.in. Filled in application forms should be forwarded by the Principal or Secretary of the respective college along with a demand draft for Rs. 500.
The participants would be paid travel allowance and dearness allowance according to UGC - ASC norms. Accommodation for deserving candidates would also be provided at a nominal rent.