Jammu, April 15:Website of University of Jammu selected for ACR Award for prestigious ACU PR Marketing and Communication Awards. The Centre for Quality Assurance and Strategic Planning had applied for the ‘2007 Association of Commonwealth Universities PR, Marketing and Communications Awards’ under the category: Websites. The University of Jammu is the only University from India to be selected among five Universities in the world for this Award. The centre has just received communication from the Association of Commonwealth Universities that the University has been selected for ACU PR, Marketing and Communications Award under Website Category. Universities from all over the world had applied for this award and ACU is organizing the ACU PR Marketing and Communication Awards presentation Ceremony and global conference of the ACU’s PR, Marketing and Communication Network from 14th-16th July 2008 in Durban, South Africa and a representative from our University will attend the function as a winning entrant. ·University of Jammu gets the Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy competing against 70 universities including JNU, Jamia Milia and Aligarh Muslim University in the final Presentation round. Prof. J.R.Panda represented the University of Jammu.
·University of Jammu Shines at Getenergy-2008 London: an international Industry-academia exhibition and conference of geologists, geo scientists and multinational companies. The participation and performance of the University is result of recent initiatives and activities of department of geology under Prof. G.M.Bhat in which international oil companies and overseas Universities participated. It is also being possible because of the contribution of alumni like Dr. Bindra thusoo. The Centre for Quality Assurance and Strategic Planning hopes that year 2008 will be the year of garnering support of the alumni network by activating the alumni related activities in the teaching departments in sync with the recent guidelines from NAAC.