Higher Education Commission, National Computing Education Accreditation Council Workshop concludes
Islamabad, June 27, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), Higher Education Commission (HEC) in collaboration with National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC) organized a three-day training workshop for the Program Evaluators of NCEAC held here at HEC Islamabad. Prof. Dr. Shahrin Bin Sahib Director, Division of Academics Development Management Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia was the resource person for the workshop.
The inaugural session of the workshop was chaired by Prof Dr. Aftab Ahmed, Chairman NCEAC. The event was started with the name of Allah almighty with the recitation from the Holy Quran. Mr. Fida Hussain, Director General, QAA delivered the welcome address. Welcoming the participants and guests Prof. Dr. Aftab Ahmad, Chairman NCEAC briefly describes the role of NCEAC and the purpose of the workshop.
Prof. Dr. Shahrin Bin Sahib, Resource Person of the workshop gave his brief introduction and shared his valuable practical insights about the importance of accreditation and its implementation back in Malaysia
In the end Prof. Dr. Riaz Hussain Qureshi, Advisor (HRD-HEC) who was invited as the chief guest for the event addressed the participants and appreciated the working of NCEAC.
The Participants of the workshop were senior faculty members of Institutions from all over the country who serve as the Program Evaluators of the NCEAC. The key objective of the workshop was to improve the relevant skills of Program Evaluators to perform the accreditation based on prescribed standards, criteria and procedures, establish the credibility of accreditation process among stakeholders as an effective tool for quality improvement They would ultimately perform as Master Trainers to train other experts of NCEAC in the subsequent training workshops.
For more information, contact:
Higher Education Commission
Sector H-9, Islamabad
Tel: 90402404, 90402412