IAAR Strategic plan for 2012-2015

In brief

 

Vision


 

Developed culture of quality in higher education of Kazakhstan

 

Mission


 

Advancement of competitiveness of educational organizations through institutional and specialized accreditation and academic ranking

 

Goals


 

• System of quality assurance

* Elaboration and regular revision of standards and criteria for institutional and specialized accreditation and ranking methodology

* Elaboration of instruments of quality assessment in higher education institutions

* Elaboration and enhancement of mechanisms ensuring objectivity in quality assessment in higher education institutions

• Organization of accreditation and ranking processes

• Transmission of objective quality assessment results in higher education to society and stakeholders

* Provision of information about the results of accreditation and ranking

* Information of society and education community through seminars, training, conferences about the results of accreditation and ranking activities and procedures of quality assurance

• Initiation of discussions about actual problems of quality assurance in education

* Organization of conferences aimed at discussing actual problems of quality assurance

* Preparation of publications in general and professional press concerning actual problems in quality assurance

• Comprehensive assistance to accredited institutions and programs of higher education institutions in further advancement of quality of education

o Support of accredited higher education institutions in their effort for acquiring international accreditation

* Developing a system of mutual consultations between the agency and higher education institutions

 

Measuring the effectiveness of goal attainment


 

• Feedback from higher education institutions used to enhance the standards and criteria of accreditation and methodology of ranking

• Increasing number of accredited institutions and programs coupled by the analysis of quality and satisfaction with accomplished accreditation processes

• External overview of activities of the Agency, for example by ENQA