To familiarize the newly appointed faculty of NUST, a two day training workshop was organized by the Professional Development Center (PDC) on 21 – 22 October, 2014. The workshop was attended by the faculty from SEECS, SCEE, NBS, SCME, ASAB, SNS, SADA and S3H. Pro-Rector Academics, Dr. Asif Raza on behalf of Rector NUST addressed the opening session and congratulated the newly appointed faculty on becoming the part of NUST. The rest of the two days covered the topics on: polices and SoPs as well as rules and regulations concerning the HR department of NUST; functioning of learning management system (LMS); overview of centre for Innovation and Commercialization; administration policies of NUST; working of Student Affairs; functions of Centre for Counseling and Career Advisory; the exam policies, SoPs and rules and regulations as well as the procedure followed by Registrar Dte; introduction to grading and relative marking schemes and ongoing research projects; academic policies and the courses being offered. The workshop concluded with the address of Pro Rector Planning and Resources, Engineer Muhammad Shahid, who gave an overview of the resource planning activities of NUST and wished the newly appointed faculty good luck and success in their career.