Training on Outcome Based Education (OBE), Academic Quality Assurance and Metacognition, FUI
Quality Enhancement Cell FUI arranged a training for faculty and students on October 15, 2018. The focus of the training was on Outcome Based Education (OBE), Academic Quality Assurance and Metacognition. Prof. Dr. Kamran Moosa, Principal Consultant and CEO of Pakistan Institute of Quality Control (PIQC) was the Resource Person. The training provided a valuable insight to the participants regarding OBE and its role in academic teaching quality.
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Participation of FUI Students in Summer Camp at University of Bedfordshire, UK
A group of 42 students accompanying two faculty members from Foundation University Islamabad attended summer camp at University of Bedfordshire, UK from 9-16 September, 2018. There, they learnt about education system of UK and explored new higher educational avenues for their future studies. The students also received completion certificates at the end of summer camp.
MoU with National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad
FUI has joined hands together with National University of Modern Languages Islamabad (NUML) to develop academic and research cooperation, Resource Sharing for faculty and students of both universities through signing an MoU on August 7, 2018 at NUML Islamabad.
MoU with University of Hasselt, Belgium
Foundation University Islamabad and University of Hasselt, Belgium has set forth an MoU on June 22, 2018. The purpose of MoU is to create academic and research linkage between the two universities through initiating activities regarding student and faculty exchange, joint research projects, joint PhD supervision, resource sharing and thesis evaluation.
2nd National Level Seminar on "Promoting Quality Culture in HEIs”, University of Wah
Miss Sundus Iqbal, Data Analyst QEC has participated in 2nd National Level Seminar on "Promoting Quality Culture in HEIs" organized by Directorate of Quality Assurance & Enhancement, University of Wah on May 10, 2018. The event was beneficial with regard to promotion of Quality Culture and ranking of the University.
1st International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education, Khyber Medical University Peshawar
QEC team has attended the 1st International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education organized by Khyber Medical University in Peshawar on December 18-19, 2017. The Conference focused on the Impact of Quality enhancement practices and competition at International level for seeking standardization of qualification framework and employment. The participants were enlightened with good QA practices in imparting knowledge, skills and Research at HEIs.
Training of Key University Incumbents on Quality Assurance & Governance
Registrar FUI, In-Charge QEC, Director FURC, Controller Exam, Prof. Dr. Raja Nasim Akhtar and Dr. Furqan Siddiqui has participated in “Training of Key University Incumbents on Quality Assurance & Governance” on 20th March 2017 organized by Higher Education Commission Pakistan.
National Level Seminar on "Quality Assurance Practices in HEI's"
Mr. Umair Naseer, Assistant Director QEC have participated in National Level Seminar on "Quality Assurance Practices in HEI's" organized by Directorate of Quality Assurance & Enhancement, University of Wah on May 08, 2017. The event was very useful with regard to the development and ranking of QEC in the university.
02 DAY ACTIVITY OF HEADS OF QEC ON 4-5 MAY, 2017
Mr. Umair Naseer, Assistant Director QEC have participated in “02 Day Activity of HEADs of QEC” organized by HEC on May 04-05, 2017. On first day, Mr. Umair Naseer has briefed the participants regarding current standing of QEC in Foundation University Islamabad, permanent staff of QEC, membership of statutory bodies and available resources at FUI. During second day, training on pre-visit preparation of Institution Performance Evaluation and MS/MPhil/Ph.D. programs is provided to the participants.
Program Teams Training:
Quality Enhancement Cell FUI organized training for program teams and QA coordinators of FUI on September 26, 2017 at Conference Room, FURC. Ms Fareena Iqbal, Director QEC at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) was invited to provide training on Self-Assessment Report writing. After successful completion of the training certificate of participation were distributed among all the participants.
Training of QEC Officials on HEC's Ranking Software
In-Charge QEC and Assistant Director QEC have participated in “Training of QEC Officials on HEC’s Ranking Software” on December 09, 2016 organized by HEC. HEC has introduced new software for automation of data regarding rankings of the universities in Pakistan.