NATIONAL STATUS /REPUTAION OF THE COLLEGE: Since beginning, this academic staff college earned national reputation for its performance under the leadership and guidance of various Directors.
The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), in its review of the performance of 66 Academic Staff Colleges of the country, accredited this college to find a place in the 1st category (PERFORMER). It was a notable achievement for this college and the D.D.U. Gorakhpur University emerged as the only state university of Uttar Prasad whose Academic Staff College got this distinction. Thus, it not only stands at par with several highly resourceful universities in performance but has also left behind many reputed Central Universities of the Country.
Through Academic Staff Colleges, the University Grants Commission aim to enable the newly appointed teachers of university and degree colleges:
To understand the significance of education in general and higher education in particular, in the global as well as Indian context.
To understand the linkage between education and the socio-economic and cultural development,
with particular reference to the Indian polity where democracy, secularism and social equity are the basic tenets.
To acquire and improve basic skills of teaching at the college/university level to achieve goals of higher education.
To acquaint with the latest developments in their specific subjects.
To understand the organization and management of a college/university and to
perceive the role of teachers in the total management system.
To utilize opportunities for the development of his/her personality and the innovative and creativity skills.
To be computer literate and internet savvy so as to develop e-content for up-to-date knowledge of the concerned subject.