IQAC





IQAC

Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) has been established as a post-accreditation quality sustenance measure for performance evaluation, assessment and accreditation and quality up-gradation of institutions of higher education. According to the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) every accredited institution of higher education should establish Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) as a post accreditation quality sustenance measure. The primary responsibility of IQAC is to ensure quality enhancement and sustenance. It ensures the efficiency and effectiveness of measures taken/methods used to provide high quality education and evaluate the degree to which each task is fulfilled. Since quality enhancement is a continuous process, the IQAC will become a part of the institution's system and work towards realization of the goals of quality enhancement and sustenance. 

Objective:

The Prime objective of the IQAC is to develop a system for conscious, consistent and catalytic action to improve the academic and administrative performance of the institution.

Strategies:

IQAC shall evolve mechanisms and procedures for:

  1. 1. Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic, administrative and financial tasks
  2. 2. The relevance and quality of academic and research programes.
  3. 3. Equitable access to and affordability of academic programmes for various sections of society.
  4. 4. Optimization and integration of modern methods of teaching and learning
  5. 5. The credibility of evaluation procedures
  6. 6. Ensuring the adequacy, maintenance and functioning of the support structure and services
  7. 7. Research sharing and networking with other institutions in India and abroad.

Functions:

Some of the functions expected of the IQAC are:

  • 1. Development and application of quality benchmarks/parameters for the various academic and administrative activities of the institution
  • 2. Dissemination of information on the various quality parameters of higher education
  • 3. Organization of workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles
  • 4. Documentation of the various programmes / activities leading to quality improvement
  • 5. Acting as a nodal agency of the institution for quality-related activities
  • 6. Preparation of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) to be submitted to NAAC based on the quality parameters.

 

Benefits:

IQAC will facilitate / contribute:

  • 1. To a heightened level of clarity and focus in institutional functioning towards quality enhancement and facilitate internalization of the quality culture NAAC for Quality and Excellence in Higher Education
  • 2. To the enhancement and integration among the various activities of the institution and institutionalize many good practices
  • 3. To provide a sound basis for decision making to improve institutional functioning
  • 4. To act as a change agent in the institution
  • 5. To better internal communication.

Recent Activities

1. Preparation of NAAC-SSR.

2. NAAC accreditation process.

3. Input to curriculum development.

SL.NO.

Name

Designation

1

Msgr. Rev. Fr. Dr. N. S. Marie Joseph

Administrator

2

Rev. Fr. Leslie Moras (Chairman)

Principal

3

Dr. Ruth Shantha Kumari T

Associate Professor

4

Mr. Ronald Prakash Cutinha

( Coordinator)

Librarian

5

Ms. Rajalakshmi G.

Associate Professor

6

Ms. Agnes Sylvia D`souza

Associate Professor

7

Dr. Sukanya M.

Assistant Professor

8

Mr. Babu P.

Assistant Professor

9

Dr. Javed Nayeem

Alumni Member

10

Dr. Mohan Monterio

Alumni Member

11

Mr. Dileep

Alumni Member

 

Self Study Report

1. SSR 2014

AQAR Reports

1. AQAR 2013-14

2. AQAR 2014-15

3. AQAR 2015-16