“Workshop on Higher Education Quality Assurance Policy and Processes” was held on 27th - 28th November 2016, with the support granted by the World Bank to the Ministry of Education. The workshop was facilitated by Dr. Ahmed Ali Manik , consultant to Maldives Qualifications Authority.
This 2 day workshop was held at SHE Building, Asaree Maalam with 50 participants from 28 higher education institutes. The objective of the training programme was to raise the capacity and capability of the higher education sector in processes and practices related to assuring and improving quality of higher education. It was also intended to familiarize respective sectorial staff in the emerging higher education quality assurance policy, to be implemented in 2017. A detailed overview was given on Program Accreditation and Institutional Audit, including self-evaluation process, along with a few group activities to enrich the understanding of the participants. The workshop was concluded with a closing ceremony, where participants and officials were given certificates of participation and acknowledgment.