The formal inauguration function was presided by Smt. Arunadevi and the Chief Guest was Mrs. Indumathi H, DDPU, Shivamogga and the resource person Mr. Siraj Ahmed were in the stage. Mr. Bharath, English Lecturer PESPUC conveyed the programme. Mr. Krishnamurthy M H, Principal, PESPUC welcomed the gathering.

Smt. Indumathi in her inaugural speech expressed the necessity of conducting such Refresher Course so as to equip the teachers to the need of the changing education system. She also thanked the PES Management for having organized the training programme.

Smt. Arunadevi opined that such training programme would enable the teachers to improve their quality of Teaching and also helps them to have introspection. She also felt that there is a lot of responsibility on the shoulders of the English Teachers as they have to prepare the students to compete at the global level. The chief guest also felicitated by Smt. Arunadevi on the occasion.

On this occasion more than 120 lecturers across the city have taken part in the training programme.