Author: Dr. C. Ravichandran, Engineering Dept.,
The Quality Assurance (QA) Committee of the Department of Engineering organized a meeting for its staff members on 8 October 2019 at 12.00 pm in the ACT Auditorium. The agenda of the meeting was to create an awareness of the Strategic Plan for 2019-24 and the development of the Operational Plan for AY 2019-20.
Dr. C. Ravichandran, QA Coordinator, presented the salient features of the Strategic Plan for 2019-24. The vision, mission, goals, college values and graduate attributes were explained in detail and were received well by the audience.
The importance of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in achieving the goals was highlighted. He pointed out that ACT was adapting the Approach, Deployment, Results and Improvement (ADRI) cycle. The significance of the new template for the Operational Plan and the role of the ADRI were explained and the stage was set for discussion.
Mr. Abdul Hamid Hamdan Humaid Al Hinai, Head of the Department of Engineering, with his expertise, presented additional information on these topics and also set many questions for the audience. The audience actively participated in the discussion. The meeting then came to an end.