Internal Quality Assurance Cell

Internal Quality Assurance Cell

The Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) in the university has been established for the purpose of planning, guiding and monitoring Quality Assurance and Quality Enhancement activities of the University.

Objective

  • To develop a quality system for conscious, consistent and catalytic programmed action to improve the academic and administrative performance of the university;
  • To promote measures for institutional functioning towards quality enhancement through internalization of quality culture and institutionalization of best practices.

Functions

  • Development and application of quality benchmarks/parameters for the various academic and administrative activities of the university;
  • Facilitating the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive for quality education and faculty maturation to adopt the required knowledge and technology for participatory teaching and learning process;
  • Arrangement for feedback responses from students, parents and other stakeholders on quality related institutional processes;
  • Dissemination of information on the various quality parameters of higher education;
  • Organization of inter and intra institutional workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles;
  • Documentation of the various programmes/activities of the university, leading to quality improvement;
  • Acting as a nodal agency of the university for coordinating quality-related activities, including adoption and dissemination of good practices;
  • Development and maintenance of Institutional database through MIS for the purpose of maintaining /enhancing the institutional quality;
  • Development of Quality Culture in university;
  • Preparation of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) of the university based on the quality parameters/assessment criteria developed by the relevant quality assurance body (like NAAC, NBA, AB) in the prescribed format;
  • Bi-annual development of Quality Radars (QRs) and Ranking of Integral Units of university based on the AQAR;
  • Interaction with SQACs in the pre and post accreditation quality assessment, sustenance and enhancement endeavors.

Strategies

IQAC shall evolve mechanisms and procedures for

  • Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic, administrative and financial tasks;
  • The relevance and quality of academic and research programmes;
  • Equitable access to and affordability of academic programmes for various sections of society;
  • Optimization and integration of modern methods of teaching and learning;
  • The credibility of evaluation procedures;
  • Ensuring the adequacy, maintenance and proper allocation of support structure and services;
  • Sharing of research findings and networking with other institutions in India and abroad.

IQAC Committee

Chairperson

Prof. (Dr.) A. K. Mittal Vice Chancellor

Members

Dr. Sudharma Singh Registrar
Prof. (Dr.) Manish Gupta Controller of Examination
Prof. Atul Singh Dean, School of Management
Prof. Seethalekshmi K. Dean, School of Engineering
Prof. Rajiv Gupta Dean, School of Pharmacy
Prof. B. Raj Kumar Professor, School of Dental Sciences
Prof. G. K. Dubey Professor, School of Education

External Members

Prof. D. S. Yadav Pro Vice Chancellor,
U. P. Technical University, Lucknow
Dr. A. B. Pant Principal Scientist
Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow

Director & Member Secretary

Dr. S. Ahmad Ali Dean, School of Applied Sciences