INTERNAL QUALITY ASSURANCE CELL (IQAC)

Institute’s Quality Policy

To strive for global standards of excellence in all our endeavors such as teaching learning, consultancy, R&D etc., through the process of self-evaluation and continuous improvement.

Vision

To make quality the defining element of higher education in India through a combination of self and external quality evaluation, promotion and sustenance initiatives.

Mission

  • To arrange for periodic assessment and accreditation of institutions of higher education or units thereof, or specific academic programmes or projects.
  • To stimulate the academic environment for promotion of quality of teaching-learning and research in higher education institutions.
  •  To encourage self-evaluation, accountability, autonomy and innovations in higher education.
  • To undertake quality-related research studies, consultancy and training programmes, and
  • To collaborate with other stakeholders of higher education for quality evaluation, promotion and sustenance.

Value Framework

  • To promote the following core values among the HEIs of the country:
  • Contributing to National Development
  • Fostering Global Competencies among Students
  • Inculcating a Value System among Students
  • Promoting the Use of Technology
  • Quest for Excellence

Contact IQAC Cell

Coordinator- Internal Quality Assurance Cell

Dr. Prashant M. Ambad

Room no :301

Internal Quality Assurance Cell

Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Aurangabad

Landline no: 240-2375233
Email: iqac.btech@mit.asia

Mon – Sat 10:15A.M. – 5:15P.M.

 

Objective

The primary aim of IQAC is

 To develop a system for conscious, consistent and catalytic action to improve the academic and administrative performance of the institution.
 To promote measures for institutional functioning towards quality enhancement through internalization of quality culture and institutionalization of best practices.

Strategies

IQAC shall evolve mechanisms and procedures for:

a) Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic, administrative and financial tasks;
b) Relevant and quality academic/ research programmes;
c) Equitable access to and affordability of academic programmes for various sections of society;
d) Optimization and integration of modern methods of teaching and learning;
e) The credibility of assessment and evaluation process;
f) Ensuring the adequacy, maintenance and proper allocation of support structure and services;
g) Sharing of research findings and networking with other institutions in India and abroad.

Functions

Some of the functions expected of the IQAC are:

a) Development and application of quality benchmarks
b) Parameters for various academic and administrative activities of the institution;
c) Facilitating the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive to quality education and faculty maturation to adopt the required knowledge and technology for participatory teaching and learning process;
d) Collection and analysis of feedback from all stakeholders on quality-related institutional processes;
d) Dissemination of information on various quality parameters to all stakeholders;
e) Organization of inter and intra institutional workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles;
f) Documentation of the various programmes/activities leading to quality improvement;
g) Acting as a nodal agency of the Institution for coordinating quality-related activities, including adoption and dissemination of best practices;
h) Development and maintenance of institutional database through MIS for the purpose of maintaining /enhancing the institutional quality;
i) Periodical conduct of Academic and Administrative Audit and its follow-up
j) Preparation and submission of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) as per
guidelines and parameters of NAAC.

Benefits

IQAC will facilitate / contribute to

a) Ensure clarity and focus in institutional functioning towards quality enhancement;
b) Ensure internalization of the quality culture;
b) Ensure enhancement and coordination among various activities of the institution and institutionalize all good practices;
c) Provide a sound basis for decision-making to improve institutional functioning;
d) Act as a dynamic system for quality changes in HEIs;
e) Build an organised methodology of documentation and internal communication

IQAC Committee

The Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) is formed in the Institute. The cell is working effectively for the overall quality improvement of the activities of the institute. The institute has well defined policy for the quality assurance, which is ensured by the effective participation from all the stakeholders.

Composition of Internal Quality Assurance Cell for 2020-2021

S.no

Name of IQAC Member

Member Category

Designation

1

Dr. Santosh Bhosle

Chairman

Principal

2

Prof. Ms. B.M. Deshmukh

Management Representative

Director

3

Mr. Amol Thakur

Nominee from Employers

Vice President, Parason Group of Industries, Aurangabad

4

Shri Kandakure T.N.

Nominee from Industrialists

Owner, Dhananjay Enterprises, Aurangabad

5

Dr. Prasanna Patil

Nominee from Local Society

Director Projects, Dr. Hedgewar Hospital

6

Dr. Kishor Kulkarni

Senior Administrative Officers

Vice Principal( Academics)

7

Mr. Makarand Vaishnav

Senior Administrative Officers

Vice Principal(Administration)

8

Dr. Ganesh Sable

Teacher

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering

9

Dr. Ashok Keche

Teacher

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering

10

Dr. Aniruddha Chatterjee

Teacher

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Plastic and Polymer Engineering

11

Mr. S. V. Lomte

Teacher

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Basic Science and Humanities

12

Ms. Rashmita Srinivasan

Teacher

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

13

Mr. Mandar Kulkarni

Nominee from Alumni

Assistant General Manager, Findability Sciences, Aurangabad

14

Mr. Satish Digamber Kulkarni

Nominee from Stakeholders(Parents)

Income Tax Officer, Aurangabad

15

Ms. Anuja Avdhut Suvarnapathaki

Nominee from Students

SY ( Electronics and Telecommunication)

16

Dr. Prashant M. Ambad

Coordinator

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Prashant M. Ambad

(IQAC Coordinator)

Email: iqac.btech@mit.asia / prashant.ambad@mit.asia

 

The role of the Coordinator

The role of the coordinator of the IQAC is crucial in ensuring the effective functioning of all the members. The coordinator of the IQAC may be a senior/competent person with experience and exposure in quality aspects. She/he may be a full-time functionary or, to start with, she/he may be a senior academic  administrator entrusted with the IQAC as an additional responsibility. Secretarial assistance may be facilitated by the administration. It is essential that the coordinator may have sound knowledge about the computer, data management and its various functions such as usage for effective communication. 

Suggestions for Quality Improvement