Established in 1987 the UGC-HRDC/ASC at AMU is one of the 66 ASCs in Universities all over India. It conducts courses for the newly appointed Assistant Professors 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 UGC-HRDC/ASC has trained 14,736 University/College teachers/ research scholars from all over the country. As of 31 March 2014 the UGC-HRDC/ASC, AMU has organised the following courses:
In addition to this the UGC-HRDC/ASC also conducts various programmes for professional and academic development of specific groups. These include Language Proficiency Classes, Social Justice, Awareness on Communal Harmony, Literary and Cultural programmes and educational 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 UGC-HRDC/ASC is centered towards smooth delivery and implementation of the courses by computer aided education and ensuring decent accommodation, conveyance, food and medical facilities for the residential participants.