Seminars Workshops

Seminars, Conferences and Workshops  at University of Science & Technology, Bannu


Sr.

Title of the Event

Date

Target Group

Arranged / Attended

Purpose/Objective

1

Workshop of Phase-IV QECs held in Karachi

01-27&28-2011

Phase IV QECs

Attended

Training on Criteria/Standards

2

Establishment of QEC at the University: An Orientation Seminar

29-Mar-11

Vice Chancellor, Deans, and Heads of teaching departments

Arranged

To give an orientation about QA/QEC and its activities and solicit future support from them.

3

Orientation Session about QEC by Ms. Asiyah Bukhari, Deputy Director QEC, KUST

25-Apr-11

Vice Chancellor, Deans, and all Heads of Teaching Departments

Arranged

To give an orientation about QAA and establishment of QEC in the University.

4

Training Session for Program Teams of Three Departments

06-22&23-2011

Members of Program Teams of Three Programs/Departments

Arranged

To enable the PTs in Writing their first draft of the Reports

5

1st Meeting & 2nd Workshop of Phase-IV QECs at Karachi

06-9&10-2011

Phase IV QECs

Attended

Exercise on Self-assessment Repots

6

Video Conference Session on QS Ranking Proforma, in Islamabad

27-Jun-11

All HEIs

Attended

To help in filling up the QS Ranking Proforma for Database

7

Implementation of Plagiarism Policy and Plagiarism Decision Service (Turnitin)

26-Sep-11

All HEIs

Attended

To assist the participants in using the Software

8

Two-Day Training Workshop for Program Teams/ Assessment Teams

10-6&7- 2011

Program Teams/ Assessment Teams

Arranged

Discussion on Criteria/ Standards of Self Evaluation and assessment of SARs by ATs and implementation plan. Resource person was Ms. Asiyah Bukhari, Deputy Director QEC, KMU, Peshawar

9

Two Day workshop on “Teaching & Assessment at Higher Education”

01-23&24-2012

About 35 participants from the University and affiliated colleges attended the workshop.

Arranged

To acquaint the faculty members and officials of examination with the latest tools and techniques of teaching and assessment in higher education and provide them an opportunity to share and discuss challenges in this regard.

10

Informal Meetings with Faculty & Program Team of Institute of Education & Research (IER) to help them in understanding all Criteria/ Standards  

Last week of March 2012

Program Team and Faculty of IER

Arranged

To get an understanding of all Criteria/ Standards of Self-Assessment Manual by Program Team.  

11

Universities Ranking Orientation Session 2012

27-Aug-12

All HEIs

Attended

To provide them guidance for filling up the University Ranking Proforma/ Annexures
(All Public and Private sector Universities)

12

Third Meeting and a Workshop of Phase IV QECs

09-19&20-2012

Phase IV QECs

Attended

Exercise on Self Assessment Reports

13

Malcolm Baldrige Criteria for Programme Evaluation, Resource Person: Mr. Abdul Wahid Usmani, Consultant Deptt. of Quality Assurance, King Al- Saud University, Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)
(Video Conference session arranged through the HEC by the KMU, Peshawar)

8-Feb-13

All Pakistan QEC’s (we invited to video conference session our all Program Team Members)

Arranged

To acquaint all Pakistan QEC’s to Using Malcolm Baldrige Model for Program Evaluation

14

Monthly Video Conference Session among QEC’s of Public and Private sector Universities, Title: Quality Technology and Funding Issues, Resource Person: Mr. Munir Ahmed, Dy. Director QAA, HEC

10-Apr-13

All Pakistan QEC’s (we had invited for the video conference session ‘Program Team Members’

Attended

To furnish the modern techniques to the Public and Private universities about Technology and funding issues

15

Video Conference Workshop among QEC’s of Public and Private sector Universities in Pakistan, Resource Person:  Prof. Colin N. Peiris, QAA Council, Sri Lanka

05-23rd&24th -2013

All Pakistan QEC’s (We invited for the video conference workshop all the ‘Program Team Members and Assessment Team Members’ who participated.

Attended

To gain experience in matters related to quality enhancement

16

Monthly Video Conference Session among QEC’s of Public and Private sector Universities, Title: Survey Analysis Tools, Resource Person: Ms. Ambreen Asif Quershi, IBA ,Sukkar

25-Jun-13

All Pakistan QEC’s (We invited for the video conference session all the ‘Program Team Members and Assessment Team Members’ who participated.

Attended

To gain experience in matters related to quality enhancement

17

The Data Analyst QEC, UST, Bannu attended the fourth meeting and workshop of phase iv QEC’s at HEC regional center Peshawar.

04-3rd & 4th-2013

Phase IV QECs

Arranged

• Problems encountered in conducting teachers’ and course evaluation
• Remedial actions taken on weaknesses identified by the evaluations
• Any new good practices introduced by QECs in their respective universities.

18

Arranged “Two Days Workshop on Quality Enhancement and Self-Assessment Activities”  

07-23&24-2013

All Heads of the Departments/ Institutes

Arranged

To make aware the Heads of the Departments/ Institutes about the Quality Enhancement Activities for efficient liaison and co-operation

19

Logo Competition of QA-Islamic  (International Level)

25-Jul-13

All member of QA- Islamic

Attended

To design the Official Logo for QA-Islamic

20

Arranged “Two Days Workshop on Quality Enhancement through Self-Assessment”

08-1&2-2013

All Principal of Affiliated Colleges

Arranged

To introduce Self-Assessment Process at the college level    

21

Kirk Patrick Model for Evaluating Trainings in Higher Education” Resource person “Dr. Abdul Wahid Usmani, Consultant, Department of Quality Assurance, King Al-Saud University , Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)”

6-Sep-13

Program Team Members and Assessment Team Members.

Attended

To gain experience in matters related to quality enhancement

22

Two Days Training Workshop on writing Self-Assessment Report for Program Team Members, Resource Person of the Workshop Ms. Asiyah Bukhari, Dy. Director QEC, KMU, Peshawar

10-10th&11th -2013

Program Team Members

Arranged

Preparation of Self-Assessment Report

23

One Day Workshop on Tuning Process, Resource Person of the workshop was Dr. Sadaqat Ali Bangash, Assistant Professor, Institute of Management Science, UST, Bannu.
Note: The Resource Person has got training, on the Subject matter, at international level.     

5-Nov-13

All Heads of the Departments/ Institutes of the UST, Bannu

Arranged

To aware the HODs about the Tuning Process/ To assist them in implementation

24

Four “One Day Digital Library Orientations/Training Workshops” for faculty members and students. Recourse Person Mr. Muhammad Hussain, Assistant Librarian

01-7th to 16th- 2014.

Faculty members/ Students

Arranged

To acquaint about the Digital Library usage/ function

25

Four “One Day Workshops/ Orientation on Teacher Evaluation Proforma” for faculty members of UST Bannu at four different campuses. Recourse Person Prof. Muhammad Hassan, Director QEC

04-21 to 24- 2014

Faculty Members, UST Bannu

Arranged

To aware about Teacher Evaluation Proforma

26

One Day Orientation/ Workshop on References Management Software “End Note”, Recourse Person Mr. Muhammad Hussain, Assistant Librarian

17-Apr-14

Faculty Members / M.Phil. / Ph.D. Scholars

Arranged

Using of End Note to enhance/ facilitate publication

27

One Day Workshop on “Statistical Packages of Social Sciences (SPSS)”Recourse Person Mr. Muhammad Hussain, Assistant Librarian

29-Apr-14

Students of IMS

Arranged

Using of SPSS for Research activities

28

Two Days Workshop on “Leadership and Team Management”, Recourse Person Mr. Fahad Nawaz, Lecturer Institute of Management Sciences (IMS) and Internationally Certified Master Trainer

06-4th – 5th-2014

Faculty Members of UST Bannu

Arranged

To acquaint the Quality of Leadership and Team Management in HoDs/ Faculty Members

 

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