Training/Workshop

Training Programmes on Internal Quality Assurance (IQA)

First workshop on IQA was held on 25th July 2005 at BMICH, Colombo with the participation of 63 IQA Unit members representing all 13 public universities. In addition five Vice Chancellors from the universities of Colombo, Moratuwa, Kelaniya, Sri Jayewardenepura and Open University of Sri Lanka were also present. During the workshop, the participants were introduced to the Organizational Framework and Responsibilities of IQA Units, as well as to the “Preparation of Self-Evaluation Reports” and “Subject Benchmarking Procedures in QA”

Second workshop on IQA was held on 29th December 2005 at SLIDA, Colombo, with the participation of 25 IQA Unit members. The main objective of this workshop was to gather the ideas and suggestions of those who undergone the Comparative Study Tour in Indonesia and Thailand, in order to establish a Internal QA system viable in the Sri Lankan context. During the workshop, following issues were discussed:

Organizational Framework and Responsibilities of Internal QA Units;
Activities of Internal QA Units for the Year 2006;
Awareness Programmes on QA.

As an outcome of the workshop, a working paper was prepared, which will be used by the IQA Units as a Guideline.

National Workshops conducted on Internal Quality Assurance Units (IQAU) in Universities.

National Workshops conducted by the Quality Assurance and Accreditation Council

of the University Grants Commission

 

Venue

 

Date

 

Title of Workshop

 

No. of Participants

 

Sri Lanka Foundation Institute

 

30th March 2016

 

Progress Review of Internal Quality Assurance Units of State Universities

 

73

 

Hotel Tamarind Tree Katunayake

 

18th -19th May 2016

 

Role of IQAUs in State Universities

 

 

71

 

Hotel Berjaya, Mount  Lavinia

 

14th – 15th June 2016

 

Training of Program Reviewers

 

64

 

Hotel Berjaya, Mount  Lavinia

 

28th June 2016

 

Training of Institutional Reviewers

 

14