Youth Welfare Department
- University Zonal & Inter Zonal Youth Festival - 2016
Department of Youth Welfare was established in 1971, with the objective of promoting cultural activities among the students and tapping their hidden talent for extra-curricular participation. It channelises the energy of the youth into creative directions and provides opportunities for harmonious and balanced development of their personality. The department organizes University Zonal, Inter-zonal Youth Festivals, Youth Leadership Training & Hiking, Trekking Camps, Inter-State Tours, coaching camps and prepares teams for participation in North Zone Inter-University & All Indian National Inter-University Youth Festivals and other Inter-University competitions organized by Punjab Government/D.P.I.(Colleges) Punjab and different states Universities. The department also holds Seminars, Workshops for students for the promotion of Art & Culture. The department also arranges the Cultural Programmes for different Functions of the University and Seminars, Workshops organized by the different departments of the University. The University maintained its supremacy in the Cultural Field by retaining OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP in the All India Inter-University National Youth Festival, 2007 held at University of Chennai, Madras as well as in North Zone Inter-University Youth Festival for the seventh time in succession. The mega event was organized by association of Indian Universities, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India. The University also won Music, Maharaja Ranjit Singh Trophies in the Festival.