ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced evaluation visits to HEC recognised 15 higher education institutions across the country through Institutional Performance Evaluation (IPE) and Postgraduate Programme Review (PGPR).
The universities evaluated by Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) of HEC during three days visits included University of Gujrat, University of Lakki Marwat and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University, Larkana. HEC will conduct evaluation of 15 institutions/universities by June 2021.
The apex body for higher education maintained that purpose of these visits is to bring improvement in the higher education sector.
The performance is evaluated on the basis of 11 IPE standards, which are Mission Statement and Goals, Planning and Evaluation, Organisation and Governance, Integrity, Faculty, Students, Institutional Resources, Academic Programmes and Curricula, Public Disclosure & Transparency, Assessment and Quality Assurance and Student Support Services, according to a statement released by the HEC.