Nov 2016

KRG-MHE at Qatar’s Workshop on Q.A.

KRG-Ministry of Higher Education at Qatar’s Workshop on Quality Assurance; A delegation from Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research was invited to attend a two-day workshop that was organized in Qatar on Sep 27-28 by the UNESCO office and supported by the Office of Her Highness, Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al Missned of Qatar.

The workshop focused on the possibilities inherent in a Quality Assurance program in the technical work of higher education institutions of Iraq. UNESCO will assist the MHE in developing program policies.During the workshop Dr. Sherwan Kafoor, director of Quality Assurance and Accreditation, presented the current QA process. As a result of the successful pilot project earlier this year, all KRG universities and institutes have now implemented a QA program. Dr. Salahaddin Caco, director of QA for private universities, addressed the group about private universities in the KRG region