Center for Accreditation and Quality of Educational Programmes

Center for Accreditation and Quality of Educational Programmes

Director of Center for Accreditation and Quality of Educational Programmes

Yergobek Shyngys

Tel.: +7(727) 211-3381

Е-mail: Shyngys.Ergobek@kaznu.kz

 

The Center for Accreditation and Quality of Educational Programmes is a structural department of Al-Farabi KazNU and is directly subordinate to the vice-rector for academic affairs. The main goal of the Center's activities is coordination of work on organizational and methodological support of the institutional and specialized accreditation procedures, support for teaching staff, departments, faculties and the university on matters of educational quality management improvement. Organizational structure of the Center includes 2 divisions: Accreditation and Licensing division and Division for Quality Control of Educational programmes.

 

Accreditation and Licensing division

Head of Accreditation and Licensing division

Manarbek Gulden

 

Tel.: +7(727) 211-1459

Е-mail: Gulden.Manarbek@kaznu.kz

 

Accreditation and licensing division is a part of the Center for Accreditation and Quality of Educational Programmes. Main purpose of the division is preparation of the documents for acquiring licenses, monitoring of their compliance with relevant licensing requirements and improvement of the educational services and educational programs quality through institutional and specialized accreditation.

 Main functions of the division:

  • Implementation of procedures for accreditation and licensing of educational programmes;
  • Interaction with international and national accreditation agencies and organizations;
  • Planning and implementation of activities for the accreditation and licensing of educational programs, making proposals to the working group for accreditation, administration and the Academic Council on the possibility of accrediting new educational programs;
  • Submission of applications for institutional and specialized accreditation and for obtaining a licenses for new educational programs;
  • Organization of work on preparing a self-assessment reports and a packages of licensing documents in conjunction with faculties;
  • Accompanying the procedure for the on-site visit of experts from accreditation agencies for conducting an external evaluation;
  • Carrying out consultations and seminars faculty and departments staff on questions of accreditation and licensing, being in the competence of service;
  • Preparation of information, analytical and other materials for the participants of the accreditation process;
  • Placement of materials concerning accreditation and licensing issues on the divisions website;
  • Participation in courses, seminars, conferences on accreditation and licensing of educational programs;
  • Intra-university monitoring and monitoring of the implementation of the preparation of self-assessment reports on educational programs;
  • Collection, processing, analysis of information and data on new educational programs from faculties for obtaining state licenses.

 

Division for Quality Control of Educational programmes

Head of Division for Quality Control of Educational programmes

Bainoserova Aigul

 

Tel.: +7(727) 211-1336

Е-mail: Aigul.Bainoserova@kaznu.kz

 

Division for Quality Control of Educational programmes is a part of the Center for Accreditation and Quality of Educational Programmes. Main purpose of the division is control of educational programmes quality and the development of test forms for monitoring students' knowledge, analyzing the quality of control forms in disciplines and their standardization.

 Main functions of the division:

  • Monitoring and information support of the quality of educational programmes;
  • Participation in the work of the Commission for the comprehensive inspection of any faculty or department activities;
  • Participation in the formation of set of university curricula for all educational programs;
  • Control over implementation of curricula of basic and additional educational programs of higher professional education;
  • Organization and methodical guidance of the development and introduction of a testing system (entrance, current, educational, final) as the most objective way to monitor students' knowledge;
  • Development of conceptual questions for application of testing in educational process;
  • Providing a single scientific-methodical and scientific-technical (software) approach to the development and application of test materials based on modern computer technologies;
  • Development of normative documents, orders for the organization of testing at the University;
  • Formation of standards for University’s monitoring resources;
  • Analysis of the quality of monitoring tools and the results of test forms for students’ knowledge control.
  • Use of the testing results for analyzing the state of the educational process;
  • Maintaining connection with the National Testing Center of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • Organization and conduction of current, attestative and final control of students' knowledge in the form of computer testing;
  • Formation of information on the contingent of students participating in the External Evaluation of Educational Achievements (ВОУД) annually conducted by the National Test Center of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • Organization, support and analysis of the results of the EEEA;
  • Development of proposals for further improvement of the testing procedures at the university.