IQAC-ULAB hosts workshop on Academic Policy Review at BRAC CDM recently. Photo: IQAC-ULAB
The Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) organized an Academic Policy Review Workshop on 23-24 November at BRAC CDM, Savar. The objective of this workshop was to support the improvement plans of the various degree granting departments. The other objectives of the workshop were to: assess the applicability of improvement plan/policy recommendations for all academic departments, check consistency of improvement plan/policy recommendations with past academic policies, discuss how to implement the improvement plan/policy recommendation, set the priority level of the improvement plan/policy recommendations, and recommend improvement plan/policy recommendations for approval of the Academic Council.
On the first day, the workshop started with the welcome speech of Prof. H M Jahirul Haque, Vice Chancellor of the University; followed by the discussion on introduction, mechanics and house rules. The second institutional quality assurance survey findings were then presented by Dr. Jude William Genilo, Director of IQAC and Mr. Mehdi Rajeb, Assistant Professor of ULAB School of Business. On the second day, workshop participants were divided into various groups. Each group was assigned to discuss policy recommendations found in the SAR, EPR and Improvement PIan. The workshop ended with the closing words of IQAC Director; Professor Imran Rahman, Special Advisor to BoT; Professor Shamsad Mortuza, Pro Vice Chancellor; and ULAB Vice Chancellor.