Two Day National Level Workshop on Revised NAAC Accreditation Process -Acing Quantitative and Qualitative Metrics  

Organised by:

Internal Quality Assurance Cell 
Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore

Contact:

Dr.S. Selvanayaki
IQAC Coordinator
Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
Email: [email protected] 

Date: 12th October 2022 - 13th October 2022
Venue: Kumaraguru Campus

About the Institution 

Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT), Coimbatore, India instituted in 1984 is an institution born out of a rich legacy, strong vision, and great commitment of Sakthi Group of Companies. The dynamic vision of the Founder Chairman Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam is to deliver education of exception and inspiration and the institution is dedicated to offer noteworthy educational experience that expands intellectual horizons and builds empowered and conscientious students. Strategicallylocated amidst the IT corridor in a sprawling 156 acres campus, KCT offers 14 Undergraduate (B.E. and B.Tech.) and 16 Postgraduate (M.E., M.Tech., MCA and MBA) programmes. 12 academic departments have been recognized as research centres, research leading to Ph.D. degree, awarded by Anna University. With the efficient administration of Dr. B. K. Krishnaraj Vanavarayar, Chairman, the resourcefulness of Shri. M. Balasubramaniam, Correspondent and the foresightedness of Shri. Shankar Vanavarayar, Joint Correspondent, KCT is elevated into one of the state’s leading private academic and research focused institutions today. 

KCT epitomizes the vision of its founder to nurture the youth to build a progressive future. The student-led centres, Ré, iQube and Garage along with the industry focused KC.IRI, KCT TIFAC CORE, CEAD, and FORGE, KCT provides unique experiential education model to its students in addition to offering the industry with consulting services and the aspiring entrepreneurs with guidance for business start -ups. KCT strives to augment the quality of life of the students by sowing the seeds of quest for Knowledge, Character, and Transformation. KCT has been awarded  A++ Grade, the highest grade awarded to institutions by NAAC, securing a CGPA of 3.62 on a 4 – point scale in its Third Cycle. 

About the Workshop 

Quality education is the key for the growth and success of any nation. Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) play a vital role in providing quality education and there exist various practices that need to be adopted for the same.  NAAC accreditation helps the HEI in Positioning the institution at global level, enhancing perception among stakeholders, nourish global competencies among students and access to external funds for research from national agencies/ industries. 

 KEY OBJECTIVES OF THIS WORKSHOP  

  • To build awareness about NAAC Accreditation and its benefits to the higher education Institutions. 
  • To discuss the revised process of NAAC Accreditation Framework. 
  • Facilitating the techniques for better presentation of qualitative and quantitative metrics of NAAC Accreditation Framework.
  • Providing platform for exchange of experiences and best educational practices for quality enhancement among the participants from various institutions. 

 

EXPECTED OUTCOMES  

  • Aids Institutional Preparation-before, during and after the process of Assessment & Accreditation 
  • Identifying and presenting the best practices for the metrics and techniques to enhance the visibility.    

 

RESOURCE PERSONS 

  1. Dr. M.Jayakumar (Retired)
    Professor and Head,
    Dept. of Extension and Career Guidance ,
    School of
    Education ,    
    Bharathiar University, Coimbatore
     
  2. Dr. T. Poongodi,
    Professor & Head,
    Department of  Food Science and Nutrition, 
    Periyar University, Salem
  3. Dr. U.Jerinabi
    Professor in Commerce
    IQAC Coordinator
    Avinashilingham Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women
    Coimbatore
  4. Dr.Prashanth Vishwanath MBBS, MD, Ph.D
    Director(Research), 
    Department of BioChemistry
    JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research, 
    Mysore, Karnataka
  5. Dr. Ramakrishna Malkapuram
    Dean, IQAC
    Vignan’s Foundation for Science , Technology and Research, 
    Guntur.  

 

TECHNICAL SESSIONS: 

Day1:    

Session I :
Revised Assessment and Accreditation Framework – NAAC Accreditation process

Session II: 
Criteria 1:
Curricular Aspects 
Criteria II : Teaching, Learning and Evaluation   

Session III :
Criteria III : 
Research, Innovations and Extension

Session IV:
Criteria IV : 
Infrastructure and Learning Resources  

Tutorial on Outcomes 1 and 2    

 

Day 2:  

Session I:
Criteria V : 
Student Support and Progression 

Criteria VI :  Governance, Leadership and Management  

Criteria VII : Institutional Values and Best Practices 

Session II:
Discussion on Tutorial 
 

Session III:
Sharing of Best Practices
 

Session IV:
Re-Imagining Assessment and Accreditation in Higher Education in India – White paper Discussion and Takeaways.

TARGET PARTICIPANTS     

Dean Academics/ Administration, IQAC Directors/Coordinators, NAAC Coordinators and Criteria Champions of HEI (Universities, Engineering Institutions, Arts and Science Colleges) 

REGISTRATION FEE: Rs.2000 /- per Faculty and Rs. 5000/- for 3+ persons from the same institution  

 

Programme Convenor 

Dr D Saravanan 
Principal
Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
Email: [email protected] 

Programme Coordinator 

Dr.S. Selvanayaki
IQAC Coordinator
Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
Email: iqac@kct.ac.in 

Organising Committee 

Dr.  K. Kavitha, Professor/ ECE
Dr.M. Bharathi, Professor/ ECE
Dr. R . Kavitha, Associate Professor/ EEE
Ms. Bharathi Priya, Assistant Professor/ CSE 

 

PAYMENT PROCESS  

The participants shall make the prescribed payment through NEFT/IMPS to the following account: 

Beneficiary Name: The Correspondent,Kumaraguru College of Technology      

Bank A/c Number: 1245115000000014      

Type of Bank A/c: Current A/c    

Bank Name: The Karur Vysya Bank Limited Bank  

Branch: KCT Campus Branch       

IFSC Code: KVBL0001245    

 

After Payment participants should fill up the online application form by using the link given below with all the required details. 

After successful registration, the participants will receive a confirmation via email to join the official “WhatsApp” Group 

Certificates will be provided on successful completion of the Workshop.