INTERNAL QUALITY ASSURANCE UNIT

University of Peradeniya - Sri Lanka

INTERNAL QUALITY ASSURANCE UNIT

Functions



In order to achieve the objectives, the major functions of the IQAU will be to

  • Facilitate the mission and objectives of the university for enhancing the quality and relevance of teaching and learning and respond to global trends on quality education by preparing guidelines on QA for the University/Institution
  • Guide and assist the program offering entities i.e. departments, faculties and institutes of the university to define program objectives, program outcomes and graduate profiles and support sustainable quality enhancement
  • Develop standards and benchmarks for various academic and administrative activities of the university
  • Organize workshops, seminars and appropriate training for capacity building and promoting QA culture at all levels of the university;
  • Facilitating the creation of outcome-based education and student-centered learning throughout the university using technology for a participatory teaching and learning process
  • Review existing procedures for further improvement of delivery of teaching and learning
  • Provide support to the study program offering academic units to conduct the self-assessment, external peer review and implement QA process at program level
  • Implement QA Reviews/Audit and follow-up actions
  • Present a clear and comprehensive profile, based on self-review of its own programs,