University of Information Technology and Communications Organized a Workshop about Education Quality and Universities Ranking

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The department of quality assurance and university performance in UOITC organized a workshop about education quality and universities ranking by attending a number of university’s lecturers.

20032017 01The head of quality assurance department in UOITC the lecturer Jamal A. Othman presented the most important international ranks of the professional universities in the world which are; Shanghai rank (ARWU) and Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) rank and their relationship with the project of Iraqi universities ranking and with the prepared form for this purpose by the department of supervision and scientific evaluation in the ministry of higher education which contained several major pivots, the main of them are; scientific research pivot that considered as essential standard for measuring the quality of education and the ranking of the university in addition to the scientific and organizational pivots with the other cultural activities.
20032017 02The workshop concentrated on discussing the followed mechanisms to enhance the university rank such as encouraging researchers within specific suggestions for publication in professional scientific fields indexed in Thomson Reuters and Scopas, preparing seminars, conferences and workshops that are evaluated by the university and documenting them in the media using official letters, as well as the subject of research sabbatical for the lecturers and researchers and scientific publication fees. It is hoped the workshop will result several recommendations concentrate on encouraging researchers to participate in international conferences and publishing in professional scientific research journals along with the ability of university participation in supporting the researchers to enhance the quality level of the university among Iraqi universities.