Inauguration of the New Academic Year 2019-20 was held on 7th August 2019 at Holy Trinity Regional Major Seminary, Jalandhar. The inaugural ceremony began with Holy Eucharist. His Grace Archbishop Anil Jose Thomas Couto, the Metropolitan Archbishop of Delhi was the main celebrant. Most Rev. Dr. Agnelo Rufino Gracias, the Chairman of the seminary and the Apostolic Administrator of the diocese of Jalandhar, Most Rev. Dr. Ignatius L. Mascarenhas, the Bishop of Simla-Chandigarh and Most Rev. Dr. Ivan Pereira, the Bishop of Jammu-Srinagar were present on the occasion. Most Rev. Dr. Agnelo Rufino Gracias, the Chairman welcomed everyone especially the new team of formators beginning with the new Rector Rev. Fr. Sahaya Thadeus and Vice-rector Rev. Fr. John Teja. Schola Brevis was presented by Rev. Fr. Antony Khokkar, Professor in Sacred Scripture which was moderated by His Grace Archbishop Anil Jose Thomas Couto, the Metropolitan Archbishop of Delhi. The inaugural session was followed by staff meeting with the governing board members and then the executive meeting of the Governing Board also was held.