Jordan, Iraqi Kurdistan Discuss Cooperation on Higher Education

تم نشره في Tue 25 October / Oct 2016. 09:44 PM - آخر تعديل في Tue 25 October / Oct 2016. 09:45 PM
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AMMAN — Higher Education Accreditation and Quality Assurance Commission President, Bashir Zoubi, on Tuesday, discussed exchanging of expertise in the field of accreditation and quality assurance with the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, Yousif Goran and his accompanying delegation.

Zoubi briefed the Kurdish minister, who was accompanied by the President of the Erbil Polytechnic University, on Jordan's higher education system and its experience in the field of accreditation and quality assurance as well as the commission's tasks in the areas of accrediting universities and disciplines and applying quality assurance standards.

Zoubi said commission began to apply classification criteria for universities that have recently been completed, reviewing the role of the National Centre for tests in evaluating academic programs and conduct academic proficiency exam.

Goran praised the commission's efforts in improving Jordanian institutions of higher education towards global competitiveness.