Quality Meeting at CoHE
25 November 2014 / Ankara
"Evaluation Meeting with Associations having obtained Registration Certificate on Quality Evaluation" was held under the chairmanship of Council of Higher Education (CoHE) vice president, Prof. Dr. Şaban H. Çalış, on 25 November 2014.
The meeting, held with participation of CoHE Executive Board members, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Şişman and Prof. Dr. Tufan Buzpınar, was carried out to make a general evaluation of quality studies having been done so far.
Following the presentations by European Higher Education Area (AYA) Advisory Group members, Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal and Prof. Dr. Mehmet Durman, and by Canan Ünvan, working at CoHE International Relations Multilateral Relations Unit, the meeting continued with presentations of such associations as MUDEK (Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Engineering Programs), FEDEK (Science , Literature, Faculty of Science and Letters, Faculty of Languages, History and Geography Curriculum Programs Assessment and Accreditation Association), TPD (Association for Turkish Psychologists), VEDEK (Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Educational Institutions and programs of Veterinary Medicine), TEPDAD (Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Medical Education Programs), MIAK (Architecture Accrediting Board) and EPDAD (Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Education Faculty Programs), all of which received registration certificate on quality evaluation.
After the presentations of the associations having received Registration Certificate, it was emphasized to enhance cooperation among the institutions, to share experience, that accrediting associations should apply to international accrediting and quality associations for membership and that Turkish higher education institutions should be promoted on accreditation.