Annual IAAR Experts Professional Development Program Launched
The Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating (IAAR) held a webinar on March 10, 2023 for the chairs of the external expert commission on the topic: “External quality assessment for compliance with IAAR standards and focus on improvement”. Webinar moderators Gulnar Iskakova, Advisor on Strategic Development, Timur Kanapyanov, Deputy General Director for International Cooperation, Guliyash Niyazova, Project Manager for Institutional and Specialized Accreditation of Higher Education Institution, briefed the EEC chairmen on the latest changes and additions to IAAR documents, including the Standards and Guidelines for conducting various types of international accreditation, held a discussion on the most important aspects of ensuring the compliance of the external assessment procedure and the report of the external expert commission with the requirements and standards of IAAR. IAAR experts of the first category shared their experience as the Chairman of the EEC with the webinar participants: Andrey Bratsikhin, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Yury Belykh, Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Timur Tabishev, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor. Particular attention of the EEC chairmen was paid to the issues of collegial discussion of the preliminary results of the assessment in accordance with the parameters of the profile of the EP, the logic of generating the EEC report and the requirements for it.