About Internal Quality Cell

 

About REVA University

Internal Quality Assurance Cell (I.Q.A.C.)

The I.Q.A.C. is formulated as per the provisions of the Statutes of the REVA University and is a mandatory requirement for a university as per the UGC Regulations.
The Cell is headed by the Director-Internal quality. The Cell consists of the members from Academia, Industry, Trustees and senior officers of the University and is formulated as per the provisions of the statutes.

Philosophy of Internal Quality at REVA University:

  • Embedding quality into the academic and administrative activities of the University by educating, training, counselling and motivating all the members of the University.

Vision:
Establishment of an effective internal quality system to enable the university to realize the vision.
"REVA University aspires to become an Innovative University by developing excellent human resources with leadership qualities, ethical and moral values, research culture and innovative skills through higher education of global standards"

Mission:

  • To design and develop appropriate quality system procedures for academic and administrative activities of the university in consultation with all the concerned members.
  • To educate, train, counsel and motivate all the members to effectively implement the developed quality system procedures.
  • To identify and train a group of internal quality monitoring members to monitor the effective implementation of the quality system procedure.

Constitution of I.Q.A.C.:

1.

Dr. V.G. Talwar
Vice-Chancellor

Chair person

2.

Dr. P.S. Venkataramu
Director-Internal Quality

Member Secretary

3.

Smt. Tanisha U Raju,
Trustee

Member

4.

Dr. M. Dhanamjaya
Registrar

Member

5.

Dr.S.Y.Kulkarni
Principal Director

Member

6.

Dr. N. Ramesh
Director-Planning

Member

7.

DrDivakarB.P.
Dean Research & Innovation Council

Member

8.

Dr. Ramachandra.P
Registrar (Evaluation)

Member

9.

Director-CCTP

Member

10.

Mr. Raghuram B.R
Sr. Consultant-M/s. DivyaSree Co. Ltd

Member

11.

Mr.  Sundar K. S
Associate Vice President & Senior Lead Principal, Education, Training & Assessment, GEC, Infosys Limited, Mysore

Member

12.

Mr. D.S Manjunath,
Sr. Engineer, CISCO Systems, Bangalore

Member

13.

Mr. Rajesh K,
Aspire Woods Pvt Ltd,
Bangalore

Member

14.

Dr. Jagadeeshwaran.N.
School of Mechanical Engineering

Member

15.

Prof. Bijay Kumar Jyotishi
School of Computing and Information Technology

Member

16.

Prof. Prem Swaroop Reddy,
School of Civil Engineering

Member

17.

Dr. Vishu Kumar,
School of Physical Sciences

Member

18.

Prof. Beena. G.
School of Arts & Humanities

Member

19.

Prof. Shubha. A.
School of Commerce  & Management Studies

Member

20.

Prof. Neha Mishra
School of Legal Studies

Member

Functions of I.Q.A.C.:

  • Development and application of quality benchmarks/parameters for various academic and administrative activities of the institution;
  • Facilitating the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive to quality education and faculty maturation to adopt the required knowledge and technology for participatory teaching and learning process;
  • Arrangement for feedback response from students, parents and other stakeholders on quality-related institutional processes;
  • Dissemination of information on various quality parameters of higher education;
  • Organization of inter and intra institutional workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles;
  • Documentation of the variousprogrammes/activities leading to quality improvement;
  • Acting as a nodal agency of the Institution for coordinating quality-related activities, including adoption and dissemination of best practices;
  • Development and maintenance of institutional database through MIS for the purpose of maintaining /enhancing the institutional quality;
  • Development of Quality Culture in the institution;
  • Preparation of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) as per guidelines and parameters of NAAC, to be submitted to NAAC.

 

Meeting Schedule:
The I.Q.A.C. meets at least Four Times in a year and these meetings are held in the month of:  Jan, April. July. Oct.

Parameters for Internal Auditing at School Level:

  • Implementation of the approved regulations relating to the academic process with respects to Course Planning, Course Delivery, Course Monitoring Course Evaluation and Course Quality Enhancement.
  • Industrial exposure of the students – industry visits, internships and projects
  • Out-of-classroom learning – information on guest lectures, seminars, conferences, workshops arranged by the School and participation in such activities elsewhere – information should include the details of the beneficiaries.
  •  Regular conduct of meetings at all levels and the meeting minutes.
  • Research output analysis

 

Parameters for Internal Auditing at Faculty Members' Level

  • Quality of Question papers and sample answer sheets of the continuous assessment tests.
  • Result analysis at all levels
  • Steps taken for slow learners or non-performers
  • Steps taken for professional development

Administrative Audit

  • Implementation and effective utilization of the ERP

 

Proceedings of the I.Q.A.C. Meeting:
First Meeting Held on 09/July/2016:   (Proceedings of the meetings)

 

Prof. P. S. Venkataramu
Director-Internal Quality
REVA University,
Rukmini Knowledge Park,
Yelahanka, Bengaluru - 560064
+91 78996 49398
080 6622 6622, Extn: 105, 215