Mary Matha Arts & Science College

Mananthavady, Wayanad, Kerala

IQAC Composition

IQAC
  • Internal Quality Assurance Cell, in fact, is conceived as a mechanism to build and ensure a quality culture at the institutional level.
  • Mary Matha College has an internal quality assurance system, with appropriate structure and processes, and with enough flexibility to meet the diverse needs of the stakeholders.
  • The internal quality assurance mechanism of the institution is called “Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)”.
  • The IQAC is meant for planning, guiding and monitoring Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Enhancement (QE) activities of the Institution.
  • The IQAC channelizes and systematizes the efforts and measures of the institution towards academic excellence. It is not a hierarchical structure or record-keeping exercise in the institution; it is a facilitative and participative organ of the institution. The IQAC is the driving force for ushering in quality by working out intervention strategies to remove deficiencies and enhance quality.   
Goals
  • To develop a quality system for conscious, consistent and catalytic programmed action to improve the academic and administrative performance of the HEIs.
  • To promote measures for institutional functioning towards quality enhancement through internalization of quality culture and institutionalization of best practices.
Structure
  • The IQAC has been constituted under the chairmanship of the head of the HEI. He is assisted by the IQAC Coordinator who a senior faculty member.
Composition

The IQAC has the following composition:

  • Head of the Institution (Principal) – Chairperson
  • Five senior teachers and one senior administrative official - Members
  • Two external experts on Quality Management /Industry / Local Community – Members
  • Coordinator of IQAC – Member Secretary
  • The membership of such nominated members shall be for a period of two years.