IQAC in collaboration with Faculty of Engineering and Technology conducted “Awareness Workshop on NBA Engineering: New SAR” delivered by Dr. P.N. Razdan, Principal Advisor, Quality Assurance and Excellence Cell, GEF(M) on 29th Sep’ 21 at Ramaiah Technology Campus (Peenya).
Prof. Rajasekhar Swamy, Dean-FET welcomed the gathering, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof K. K. Raina introduced the speaker and highlighted the theme of the session and its relevance in the present importance of accreditations and rankings for HEI’s. Dr. P. N. Razdan during his talk gave insight to meaning of approvals and accreditations, their importance, NBA objectives, Washington Accord (Tier‑1 Institutes), pre-qualifiers, in descriptive explained about the SAR based ten criteria’s of NBA Self-Assessment-Report (SAR) and discussed about introduction of new criteria pertaining to “First Year Academics”. Dr. Razdan motivated departments to take up ownership and come to the front stage acquiring accreditations to bring in visibility in national and international forums. On this occasion, Registrar Prof. M. Saibaba spoke about the need of accreditation and its importance and Pro Vice Chancellor-Research Prof. Govind Kadambi delivered vote of thanks assuring the leadership team of RUAS that utmost effort will be channelized to get the best output.
The event was attended by more than 100+ participants and the recording of the event is available on the link: https://msruas-my.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/personal/bnnagaraja_it_et_msruas_ac_in/Es2swHyxd-hFjGV1oSfG9C4Bwl6KTWlrO2V34PNnP5GwHA?e=TwYpyQ