Quality Assurance Framework

Student surveys allow the University to learn from its students, and use this input to improve the learning environment and overall student experience for current and future students | Through these surveys students tell us how they like to learn, as well as making us aware of any challenges they have experienced |

تمنح استطلاعات آراء الطلاب دائماً الفرصة للجامعة للاستفادة من تجربة طلابها | وتستخدم هذه المدخلات لتحسين بيئة التعلم للطلاب وتجاربهم سواء للطلاب الحاليين أم للطلاب الذين سيلتحقون بالجامعة مستقبلا | من خلال هذه الاستطلاعات يخبرنا الطلاب كيف يحبون أن يتعلموا، بالإضافة إلى إطلاعنا على أي تحديات واجهوها أو يواجهونها

A’Sharqiyah University Quality Assurance Framework

Academic excellence and quality are at the heart of A’Sharqiyah University’s values. They are enshrined in the University’s bylaws and policies. ASU’s quality assurance framework aims to provide the vehicle for the University to realize its strategic vision by ensuring:

• a quality experience for ASU students;
• that academic standards are maintained, and
• excellence is achieved in learning, teaching and all associated activity.

Key elements in ASU’s Quality Assurance Framework

A’Sharqiyah’s quality assurance framework is supported by 3 key elements:

• ASU policies, procedures and regulations
• Monitoring, evaluation, feedback and review
• Continuous improvement and enhancement

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Figure 1 Key elements in ASU’s Quality Assurance Framework

ASU’s QA Framework embodies our quality processes which focus on:

Policies, procedures and regulations development, implementation and communication of clear and robust policies, procedures and regulations;
meeting regulatory requirements of the Ministry of Higher Education, the Oman Academic Accreditation Authority and other relevant external bodies
Monitoring, evaluation & review performance monitoring and reflection;
creating and promoting a culture of reflection and self-review.
Continuous improvement and enhancement continuously improving and enhancing the quality of all we do;
acting on feedback from students, staff and other internal and external stakeholders, and sharing ideas and good practice across the University.

 

As part of the quality assurance process, A’Sharqiyah University is conducting a continuous and in-depth University-wide self-study. This is expected to align the University’s activities with its mission, vision and values.