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Visit of HEC PhD Programs Review Committee to CIIT Islamabad Campus Concluded on May 5, 2015
  Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) Review Committee visited CIIT Islamabad Campus on May 5, 2015 and reviewed the post graduate degree programs being offered by the academic departments. This particular review exercise was mainly based on the PhD Program and relevant statistics which were provided to HEC by CIIT.

 The CIIT Academic Department and Quality Enhancement Cell representatives welcomed the visiting Review panel and managed the busy day schedule to meet the targets well in time. The Review Committee team members were included eminent academicians and Quality Assurance Professionals namely; Prof. Dr. Mansoor Ahmed, Prof. Dr. Azam Ali Khwaja, Prof. Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmed Qazi, Mr. Shoaib Irshad and Muhammad Zulfiqar.  

The Review Committee had an opening meeting with the Registrar CIIT in which he gave an over view of CIIT and the PhD programs being offered in different academic departments at CIIT Islamabad Campus. The committee also interacted with Dean of Faculties and Head of Departments and ascertained details about research components of PhD programs. The Review Committee also visited academic departments and had meetings with various faculty members who are engaged as supervisors of  PhD scholars and seen the facilities provided to them.

In closing session, the visiting team apprised the Rector CIIT and shared their observations about the current post graduate program of CIIT Islamabad Campus. The Rector explained and clarified various points highlighted by the Committee and expressed his satisfaction on successful execution of all post graduate degree programs by the academic departments as per national and international requirements and standards.

The visit was concluded with positive comments and satisfactory remarks by the Review Committee about the PhD programs at CIIT Islamabad Campus as all departments are following the HEC criteria and fulfilling the requirements of the PhD degree programs.


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