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Title: Quality Assurance and Accreditation (The Egyptian Experience)


1
Quality Assurance and Accreditation (The
Egyptian Experience)
  • Dr. Salwa B. El-Magoli
  • Chairperson QAAP

2
Context
  • The Philosophy
  • Quality Assurance and Accreditation Project
    (QAAP)
  • Key Features of the Egyptian System.
  • Building on Success Issues
  • Achievements
  • Future Vision

3
The Philosophy
  • Investing in people yields the best results
  • Improving education is the best form of
    investment for the future of Egypt
  • Quality assurance of education is the gateway to
    improving standards and competitiveness
  • Positioning Egyptian universities and graduates
    world wide

4
QAAP Project
  • Quality Assurance and Accreditation project
    (QAAP) strives to improve quality, efficiency and
    relevance of Higher Education in Egypt
  • QAAP is governed by a National Committee (NQAAC)
    nominated by the Minister of Higher Education and
    State for Scientific Research

5
National Committee
  • The Committee is composed of
  • 15 members representing Egyptian Governmental
    Universities
  • 9 members representing NGOs, Private
    universities, SCU and other experts in quality
    assurance

6
Projects Mission
  • Ensuring the quality, continuous improvement
    and efficient performance of Egyptian Higher
    Education Institutions. Increasing society's
    confidence in the caliber and capabilities of
    university graduates.

7
Strategic Objectives
  • Building the capacity of Egyptian universities
    to be ready to apply for accreditation
  • Raising academic standards nationally
  • Establishing the Egyptian model for Quality
    Assurance and Accreditation
  • Supporting the establishment of NQAAA

8
Building the Capacity of Egyptian Universities
  • Creating Awareness
  • Initiating and Funding Projects
  • Developing the capabilities of academic staff
    with respect to quality assurance
  • Publishing Guidance Documents
  • Developmental Engagements
  • Assessing Impact

9
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10
Workshop Activities
11
Key Features of the Egyptian System
  • Mission-sensitive
  • Enhancement Model
  • Evaluation Framework
  • Outcomes-related
  • Published Criteria
  • Focuses on Academic Standards
  • Quality Assurance and Accreditation Handbook
  • Internal systems leading to Self-evaluation by
    institutions
  • Developmental Engagements
  • Encourages capacity-building

12
Model of Internal Quality Assurance System
13
Evaluation Framework for Developmental Engagement
and Accreditation
14
  • Academic Standards of Programmes
  • Intended learning outcomes
  • Curriculum
  • Student assessment
  • Student achievement
  • Quality of Learning Opportunities
  • Teaching and learning
  • Student support
  • Learning resources
  • Research and other scholarly activities
  • Community Involvement
  • Effectiveness of Quality Management and
    Enhancement

15
Academic Standards of Educational Programmes
  • Specification
  • Need for National and International Comparability
  • International referencing
  • Egyptian National Academic Reference Standards
    (NARS)
  • Verification

16
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17
Establishment of National Agency for Quality
Assurance and Accreditation
  • Activities Sharing in
  • Draft
  • Mission
  • Vision
  • Structure
  • Articles
  • Development of methods
  • Achievements
  • Presidential Endorsement of the Law June 2006

18
Achievements of Quality Assurance and
Accreditation Project
19
1 Achievements in Faculties
  • Supported the establishment of internal quality
    assurance systems in 60 of all faculties
  • Generated self-evaluation reports for
    participating faculties
  • Established a programme of developmental
    engagements
  • Stimulated faculties to produce action plans to
    be ready to apply for accreditation

20
2 Achievements in Universities
  • Development and External Evaluation of strategic
    plans in public Universities
  • Establishment of quality assurance centers in
    Universities

21
3 National Achievements in Higher Education
  • Development of National Academic Reference
    Standards
  • Building a resource in trained and experienced
    peer reviewers
  • Produced publications in partnership with
    stakeholders

22
4 Overall Achievements of QAAP
  • Created a fit for purpose model of Quality
    Assurance and Enhancement
  • Stimulated an awareness of Quality Assurance
    principles and culture in Egyptian Society
  • Built the capacity of academic staff to engage
    with quality assurance
  • Motivated Higher Education institutions to
    enhance the quality of their provision
  • Contributed to regional development
  • Promoted Egyptian initiatives worldwide

23
Building on Success IssuesIn Universities
  • Increasing the level of participation by all
    institutions
  • Embedding the new systems and processes
  • Achieving self-sustaining internal and external
    quality assurance and continuing improvement

24
Building on Success IssuesIn all Sectors
  • Increasing the level of participation in quality
    assurance developments by all institutions
  • Funding of higher education
  • Governance
  • Student admissions
  • Raising the level of confidence in academic
    standards

25
Future Vision
  • Cooperation with the future national agency for
    quality assurance and accreditation
  • Sustainability of quality systems in higher
    education
  • Continuation of support for higher education
    institutions
  • Spread Quality Assurance philosophy throughout
    all higher education
  • Implementation of Quality assurance systems in
    all higher education institutions

26
Conclusion
  • The Pathway to the Future is
  • working Together to Achieve our Goals

27
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