The International Resource Centre for Universal Human Values & Ethics at I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar is focused on facilitating the humanization of education globally. Human education would ensure definite humane conduct in the students enabling them to have the vision, commitment, competence and practice to make effort for a humane society. The centre aspires to be a living model of a humane family.
Centre is dedicated for the development of resource persons in Human Values, focused effort for preparation of Resource Persons through Faculty Development Programme and facilitating the Conduct of Foundation Course in 400 plus affiliated institutions. The Foundation Course in Human Values and Professional Ethics has been introduced in 2011 and is consistently running as an essential credit course in Punjabi, Hindi and English and the examinations are conducted in all three languages.
Centre organizes various 1 day/3 days/8 days’ workshop for teachers, students and different segments of society. The Centre is running Post Graduate Diploma in Human Values, M.Tech. Holistic Development (Systems & Technologies) and Ph.D programme. Centre is also involved in internship programmes/projects for B.Tech. students. The Centre also helped in organization of international conference on Human Values in higher education.