The Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara(JSS) University organised NAAC sponsored two-day national seminar on ‘Academic and administrative audits,’ in the city on Monday.
The programme was inaugurated by chief guest Dr S Chandrashekar Shetty, chairman, Advisory Committee of Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Public Health and Centre for Disease Control and former vice chancellor, RGUHS and Devaraj Urs, University , Kolar.
In his keynote address, Dr Shetty stressed on ‘Quality enhancement in higher education and on the process of academic and administrative audits towards achieving self-reliance and excellence in higher education.
Dr B Suresh, Vice Chancellor of Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University, in his presidential remarks comprehensively dwelt on accreditation process in higher education and the auditing process in the higher education institutions which would lead into self-reliant institutes of excellence.
Dr P A Kushalappa, director (academic), JSS University; Dr H Basavanagowdappa, principal and dean, Faculty of Medical Sciences; Dr G Parthasarthy, principal and dean, Faculty of Pharmacy and Dr Prashanth Vishwanath, internal quality assurance cell co-ordinator, JSS University, Mysuru, were present.
The two-day deliberations will involve eminent speakers from higher education institutes within and outside the state