Shah Alam 7 January 2019 – Internal Quality Assurance (IQA) of InQKA took pride having our Assistant Vice Chancellor, Prof Dr Hajah Roziah Mohd Janor as the president of MyQAN. IQA has foreseen with the appointment as MyQAN President, Prof Dr Hajah Roziah would enhance the role of UiTM as a reference point for quality practices. For a start, today IQA had the opportunity to share experiences with 3 Government Link Universities (GLUs) quality units (Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, and Universiti Tuanku Abdul Rahman). The sharing session led by the Director of IQA, Associate Professor Dr Azizah went well and benefited IQA and also the guests (3 from UTP, 3 from Uniten and 2 from UTAR).
The session begun with overview of UiTM Accreditation Governance, which starts with the preparation of IQA documents by program owners and ends with the Senate approval. Detail accreditation evaluation process and the use of evaluation rubrics which was developed by IQA are shared with them. In addition, we also shared our achievements and challenges. The session ends with information from UTP’s Quality Unit Manager highlighting their visit to MQA proposing a special approval track for universities with self-accreditation status in obtaining program provisional accreditation.