Internal Quality Assurance Cell

ST.PETER’S COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY,AVADI,CHENNAI-600054.

IQAC – Vision

To promote quality culture as the prime concern of Higher Education Institutions through institutionalizing and internalizing all the quality-enhancing and sustaining initiatives taken with internal and external support.

Objective

The primary aim of the IQAC is

  • To develop a mechanism to promote conscious, consistent and catalytic action plans to improve the academic and administrative performance of the institution.
  • To promote institutional quality enhancement and sustenance through the internalization of quality culture and institutionalization of the best practices.

Strategies

IQAC shall evolve a mechanism and procedures for

  1. Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic, administrative and financial units;
  2. Adoption of relevant and quality academic and research programmes;
  3. Ensuring equitable access to and affordability of academic programmes for various sections of the society;
  4. Optimization and integration of modern methods of teaching and learning;
  5. Ensuring credible assessment and evaluation processes;
  6. Ensuring the proper allocation, adequacy and maintenance of support structure and services;
  7. Sharing of research findings and networking with other institutions in India and abroad.

Functions

  1. Development and application of quality benchmarks;
  2. Setting parameters for various academic and administrative activities of the institution;
  3. Facilitating the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive to quality education and faculty development to adopt the required knowledge and technology for participatory teaching and learning process;
  4. Collection and analysis of feedback from all the stakeholders on quality-related institutional processes;
  5. Dissemination of information on various quality parameters to all the stakeholders;
  6. Organization of intra- and inter-institutional workshops and seminars on quality- related themes and promotion of quality circles;
  7. Documentation of various programmes/activities leading to quality improvement;
  8. Acting as a nodal agency of the institution for coordinating quality-related activities, including adoption and dissemination of the best practices;
  9. Development and maintenance of institutional database through MIS for the purpose of maintaining and enhancing institutional quality;
  10. Periodical conduct of Academic and Administrative Audits along with their follow-up activities; and
  11. Preparation and submission of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) as per the guidelines and parameters of NAAC.

Benefits

IQAC will facilitate / contribute to

  1. Ensuring clarity and focus in the institution’s march towards quality enhancement;
  2. Ensuring internalization of quality culture;
  3. Ensuring enhancement and coordination among the various units and activities of the institution and institutionalizing all good practices;
  4. Providing a sound basis for decision-making to improve institutional functioning;
  5. Acting as a dynamic system for quality changes in HEIs; and
  6. Building a sound methodology for documentation and internal communication.
S. No. Name Composition Position
1 Dr. M.Chinnapandian Chairperson Head of the Institution
2 Mr. K.Prabhu Member from the Management Secretary
3 Dr.Poornachandra Administrative Member Director
4 Mr. K. Sabarish Administrative Member Audit Officer
5 Mr. R. Srinivasan, Director – Vastpro Technologies, Chennai Nominee from Industrialists Industrialists
6 Mohamed Suhail Ahmed
Director & Co-Founder, Envision Electric Vehicles Pvt.Ltd, Chennai
Nominee from Employers Employers
7 Mr.Dinakaran, Revenue Inspector, Avadi Nominee from Local Society Local Society
8 Dr.K.Purushothaman Faculty Member Dean/Academic
9 Dr. S. Thenish Kumar Faculty Member HOD/Chemical
10 Dr. Paul Joshua Faculty Member HOD/ECE
11 Dr. A. Shadrach Jeyasekaran Faculty Member HOD/Mechanical
12 Dr. Tharani Vimal Faculty Member HOD/IT
13 Dr. P. Preethy Rebecea Faculty Member HOD/CSE
14 Dr. R. Murali Faculty Member HOD/MBA
15 Dr. S. Senthil Faculty Member HOD/S&H
16 Mr. M.Akash Raja Singh Nominee from Alumni Alumni-2019 Batch
17 Mr. S.M.Shakthivel Student Member IV Year/EEE
18 Mr.V.Sundarraj Nominee from Stakeholders Parent
19 Dr. R. Murugan Co-ordinator HOD/EEE