“Accreditation of higher education institutions in the digital age”

Date: Tuesday   25-8-2020

Location: “Online”

Attendees:

Assoc. Prof. Ahmed Allam – Director of the Quality Assurance Center

Assoc. Prof. Faika Ibrahim – Deputy Director of the Quality Assurance Center

Target:

The mechanism of accreditation of institutions in light of the Corona pandemic, while taking precautionary measures

Within the framework of permanent cooperation with the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation, Pharos University in Alexandria was represented in the presence of Assoc. Prof.  Ahmed Allam, Director of the Quality Assurance Center and Assoc. Prof. Faika Ibrahim, Deputy Director of the Center, a meeting under the title “Accreditation of Higher Education Institutions in the Digital Age, on Tuesday 25/8/2020. In which A. Prof. Youhansen Eid, Chairman of the Authority’s Board of Directors, presented the most important changes and challenges that will be applied during visits to institutions that will apply for accreditation starting from the academic year 2020/2021.

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“The tenth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation with Daman Centers

“Quality in Egyptian universities under the title:“ Strategic partnership and unity of purpose

 Date: Tuesday 25-2-2020

Location: “The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport

Attendees:

Assoc. Prof. Ahmed Allam – Director of the Quality Assurance Center

Assoc. Prof. Faika Ibrahim – Deputy Director of the Quality Assurance Center

Target:

Representing Pharos University in Alexandria in the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Meetings

Representing Pharos University in the tenth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian universities.

The Ninth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation with the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian universities under the title: “Strategic partnership and unity of purpose”

 Date: Monday 30/9/2019

Location: Misr University for Science and Technology

Attendees:

Assoc. Prof. Ahmed Allam – Director of the Quality Assurance Center

Dr. Faika Ibrahim – Deputy Director of the Quality Assurance

Target:

Representing Pharos University in the ninth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the Directors of Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities: which was organized by the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the exchange of experiences: a strategic partnership and the unity of the goal of the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, on Tuesday 25-2 2020

“Self-evaluation workshop for educational programs for colleges and institutes of higher education”

Date: Tuesday – Wednesday – Thursday 2-4/7/2019

Location: Pharos University in Alexandria – D017:

Attendees:

Academic leaders and Staff members  the all faculties in PUA.

Target:

  • This program aims to develop the participants ’knowledge and skills and support their positive attitudes in order to enable them to prepare and review the self-evaluation of the academic programs of the faculties and institutes of higher education.
  • Increase the communication link between the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation and the Quality Assurance Center at Pharos University in Alexandria.

Representing Pharos University in the Sixth International Conference on Education Quality “Between international planning … and regional implementation” in the presence of Prof. Nourhan Fannaki, Vice President for Education and Student Affairs and Supervisor of the Quality Assurance Center, Assoc. Prof. Ahmed Allam, Director of the Quality Assurance Center, Dr. Faika Ibrahim, Deputy Director of the Quality Assurance Center.

Date: Wednesday – 12/6/2019

Location: Cairo

Conference objectives:

  • Exchanging experiences and disseminating good practices in the field of quality assurance of education.
  • Enhancing the authority’s leadership role at the regional and international levels.
  • Foreseeing mechanisms and methods to improve the educational response to the current and future needs of the labor market.
  • Strengthening partnerships at the local, regional and international levels.

Conference Themes:

  • Internationalization and quality assurance of education.
  • Agenda for the African Framework for Quality Assurance of Education.
  • The role of ensuring quality education in the year of education.
  • Competency-based education and the paradigm shift: teaching health professions as a model.
  • The role of ensuring the quality of technical education in improving response to current and future labor market needs

The eighth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities.

Date: Monday – 15/4/2019

Location: Tanta University

Attendees:

Directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities.

Target:

To exchange of experiences: a strategic partnership and a goal unit.

The Seventh meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities.

Date: Sunday – 22/12/2018

Location: Assiut University

Attendees:

Directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities.

Target:

For the exchange of experiences: a strategic partnership and a goal unit under the title “A comprehensive overview of program accreditation”

The sixth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the Directors of Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities

Date: Wednesday 2/5/2018

Location: Pharos University in Alexandria

Attendees:

Directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities.

Target:

To share experiences: a strategic partnership and a goal unit under the title “Entrepreneurship and Employment Skills” .

The Fifth meeting of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for the directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in the Egyptian universities Date: Wednesday 2/5/2018

Date: Monday 11/27/2017.

 

Location: Banha University

Attendees:

Directors of the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities.

Target:

To exchange experiences: a strategic partnership and a goal unit under the title “The Impact of Accreditation in Higher Education Institutions”

Representing the university by attending the fifth conference of the authority, which was held on 21-22 / 4/2017 under the title Ensuring Quality Education: Reflections on Aspirations Horizons. The conference also included three workshops, the most important of which were – – The National Academic Standards Workshop of Reference for the Engineering Sector: Guidelines and Tips for Application: Target audience: faculty members in colleges of engineering, interested persons and researchers, and the workshop aims to launch the new version of the engineering sector standards, based on competencies, and training on the mechanisms and procedures for its application. Which was attended by a team from the Faculty of Engineering at Pharos University.

The fourth conference of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation, entitled “Building bridges and enhancing confidence,”

Date: 23&24/4/2017.

   Location:   Cairo

Attendees: A delegation from Pharos University

Target:

The fourth international conference of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation focused on how to address challenges and issues in the field of education in light of the participation of a wide range of stakeholders, and the fourth international conference of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation comes to ensure the quality of education in response to those challenges, and then the conference title was Building bridges and enhancing confidence

Conference objectives:

  1. Exchanging experiences and disseminating good practices in the field of quality assurance of education.
  2. Enhancing the leadership role of the authority as it is the independent entity for accreditation at the local level.
  3. Foreseeing mechanisms and methods to enhance the participation of the industry in education in light of the growing importance of the future.
  4. Launching the authority standards for accrediting universities.
  5. Checking the latest developments in the Egyptian Qualifications Framework.
  6. Drafting a new road map for the transition to competency-based education

Conference Themes:

  1. Foreseeing challenges and opportunities in light of a changing education landscape.
  2. Mechanisms for bridging the gap between labor market requirements and education system outcomes.
  3. Community accountability to educational institutions and their responsibilities.
  4. Leading Change: From Goals to Reflective Self-Assessment.
  5. International recognition from quality assurance institutions.
  6. University accreditation

The third meeting with the Quality Assurance Centers in Egyptian Universities – a strategic partnership and a goal unit entitled Good Practices for Quality Assurance Centers.

Date: Wednesday 10/12/2016

Location:   Zagazig University

Attendees: Dr. Faika Ibrahim

Faculty of Dentistry

On 26-8-2019, with the grace of God Almighty, the College of Dentistry was accredited by the National Authority for Quality Assurance of Education and Accreditation Monday

Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management

Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management obtained accreditation from the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation on 07/30/2018

Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of Engineering obtained accreditation from the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation on 3/13/2018

Faculty of Pharmacy

Faculty of Pharmacy had obtained accreditation from the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation on 3/21/2016