Seminar on "Significance of Institutional Performance Evaluation in Quality assurance in HEI's "

The Quality Enhancement Cell at PMAS - Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi organized a seminar on "Significance of Institutional Performance Evaluation in Quality assurance in HEI" on June 12, 2018.

 

Dr. Saeed-ul-Hassan Chishti, Director, Quality Enhancement Cell, International Islamic University, Islamabad was the Resource Person of the seminar. The main objective of the seminar was to give awareness and to enlighten the significance of eleven standards, stated as the Performance Evaluation Standards for H.E.Is, have been outlined in order to measure institutional performance. Dr. Saeed-ul-Hassan Chishti said that these standards articulate 11 specific dimensions of institutional quality & must be met by the institutes in order to secure recognition form the H.E.C as a certification of provision of quality education.

 

In the seminar Deans, Directors, Head of the Departments and large number of faculty members from all faculties and Institutes participated and got valuable insights on the topic. After the lecture, question and answer session was held and the participants shown keen interest in the session. Prof. Dr. Sarwat N. Mirza, Vice Chancellor PMAS-AAUR was the chief guest at the occasion. While addressing, Prof. Dr. Sarwat N. Mirza said that Arid University is striving hard for provision of Quality Higher Education in the Country for ensuring compliance with internationally accepted standards. He appreciated the efforts of Prof. Dr. Mazhar Qayyum, Director QEC and his team for organizing this seminar on an emerging issue related to quality enhancement in academic at the Higher Education Institutions.

 

Earlier, Prof. Dr Mazhar Qayyum, Director QEC welcomed the Vice Chancellor. In his welcoming address, he applauded the effort and the support of the Vice Chancellor to promote the quality culture at the varsity.