FAST NUCES Quality Enhancement Cell achieves W Category in HEC Rating for QECs
FAST NUCES Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) obtains score of 96 out of 100 points (category W) in Higher Education Commission’s (HEC) Annual Rating of QECs for year 2016-17. This substantial increase in the points scored has been achieved through rigorous focus at all levels in the campuses on the quality parameters prescribed in HEC scorecards for QEC Ranking e.g. self-assessment processes, active contribution of QEC on various scholarly platforms, active participation in HEC meetings, regular follow up on correctives actions against accreditation visits, contribution in HEC national workshops as resource person, capacity building of QEC team, faculty development on quality assurance related topics, development of best practices database, periodic publicity of QEC activities through various electronic media, and other efforts for standardization and continuous improvement in education management etc.
FAST-NU QEC Delivers a Key Note Lecture on Quality Management in the University of Central Punjab in July 2018
FAST-NU QEC, as a part of its continual contribution to intellectual forums on quality in higher education according to HEC requirements, delivered a key note lecture titled “Benchmarking –A Modern Tool of Quality Management” for UCP Post Graduate Scholars in July, 2018 in Rawalpindi. The contents of the presentation were well received by all who attended the session.
FAST NUCES QEC Conducts a One Day Workshop on “Outcome Based Assessment” for Faculty and Staff of FAST NUCES Faisalabad Campus
FAST NUCES QEC conducted a one-day training workshop on “Outcome Based Assessment” for Faculty on March 20, 2018 in NUCES Faisalabad Campus. Dr. Farrukh Idrees, Manager QEC was the resource person. The subject workshop had been attended by more than 20 participants. The workshop quality was highly appreciated by the participant.
FAST-NU QEC Participated in INQAAHE Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Mauritius
Dr. Farrukh Idrees, Manager FAST-NU QEC contributed in the prestigious global conferences on Quality Assurance in Higher Education, organized by International Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) from May 02-04 in Mauritius. The conference elaborated innovative global future trends in managing quality assurance frameworks for conventional, hybrid and distant learning higher education management models.