The next training on quality assurance was held by QAC staff
The next meeting of the Quality Assurance and Control on Education Center staff and the academic-administrative staff of the university was held on April 12, 2019. Uzeyir Zeynalov, a member of the project, participated in the project trainings, informed about the activities carried out within the framework of the project and trainings at European universities.
Later, Sabina Guliyeva, director of the Quality Assurance and Control on Education Center, gave a presentation about activities carried out in the direction of quality assurance at the university within the project “Establishment and Development of Quality Assurance Centers in Azerbaijan Universities” (EQAC) and conveyed their findings to the meeting participants.
The importance of student -teacher surveys for university administration was also discussed by the participants, and their opinions and comments were taken into consideration as well. The meeting participants were informed about the “National Qualifications Framework for lifelong learning of the Republic of Azerbaijan” which was approved by the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated July 18, 2018, and its implementation. The document, that identifies and describes the knowledge, skills and abilities of learners on all stages and levels of education, systematizes qualifications across the country in line with international experience, facilitates international recognition of international mobility and national qualifications abroad, and creates favorable conditions for the education and work of Azerbaijani citizens abroad by providing recognition of qualifications and diplomas. It also strengthens ties between the labor market and the education system, promotes the creation of a system of recognition of the skills gained through informal and non-formal education.
At the end of her speech, Guliyeva emphasized the importance of everyone’s responsibility in the improvement of the quality and answered numerous questions of the participants.
Associate Professor Emiliya Huseynova, PhD on tech, Möhübbet Ahmedov, senior teachers Gazanfar Aliyev, Ilhama Aliyeva, Sabir Babushov, Arif Tagiyev, teacher Sevinj Suleymanova, TGT chairman Samrin Khanlayev and tutor Maryam Asadova made their proposals.
It should be noted that, Quality Assurance and Control Center was established at Mingachevir State University with joining the above mentioned project and it carries out its activities based on the experience gained from a series of trainings held by European universities.