Internal Quality Assurance System

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Mission of IQAS

The mission of the IQAS is to create a mechanism by which the University, colleges, deanships, research center and administrative departments sustain high quality of education, research and community services, and ensure the required accreditation is achieved in a timely manner.

Objectives of IQAS

The IQAS at KSAU-HS aims to:

  • Sustain quality culture and build the required skills and capacity among University community.
  • Automate the quality assessment processes within the University.
  • Enhance internal quality function to be led by qualified staff to assure the sustainability of quality and conduction of accreditation.
  • Monitor for outcomes, Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), and progress reports to reflect excellence and performance gaps.
  • Provide timely reports to subordinate reflecting satisfactory performance and areas that needs enhancement.

Outcomes

The desired outcomes of the IQAS are:

  • To ensure that the targeted quality is being met, exceeded and sustained by constant review, feedback and enforcement.
  • To timely achieve accreditation by the national and selected international organizations at institutional and program levels.
  • To efficiently implement an automated system that maintains the required excellence level of accredited programs at the University.
  • To provide timely feedback and dashboards activities related to quality.