Objectives and Responsibilities

  • To support the University’s goal to develop an effective learning environment by continuous quality assurance evaluation and enhancement with regard to teaching, research and management.
  • To facilitate all NUMS colleges and institutes to establish their quality assurance strategic plans and adherence to high quality standards of Academic programmes via NUMS Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC).
  • To represent NUMS at national and international Quality Assurance and Accreditation forums.
  • To acquire certification/accreditation of the University and departments, and if required, of new academic programs.
  • To establish an Institute of Management and Academic Leadership (IMAL) for continuing education and in-service capacity building of faculty and management, in order to enhance the quality of teaching and learning for faculty and researchers of NUMS and for augmenting the quality of service and deliverables by NUMS management.
  • To arrange national and international training workshops for all the constituent colleges/institutions and university management to undertake Self-Assessment and Internal (Peer) Quality Evaluation, and for External Quality Assurance.
  • To devise an effective students’ feedback system for improving the evaluation and review process focusing on quality of curricula, learning and teaching methodologies and for student learning outcome assessment.
  • To prepare NUMS Quality policies, standards, and guidelines/criteria, a self-assessment manual and University ranking document, and obtain compliance reports with regard to current adherence to quality assurance standards from all constituent/affiliated colleges, followed by preparation of evaluation and analysis report.