DIRECTORATE OF ACADEMIC QUALITY ASSURANCE

Vision

To be the world’s leading academic quality assurance system in activating teaching, learning community service and research.

Mission

To nurture a culture of quality and continuous improvement in the academic division.

Core Values

Productivity and Team Work. The staff shall collaborate with each other and stakeholders to promote optimum performance and team spirit to achieve the Vision, Mission and Strategic Objectives of the Directorate.

Transparency and Accountability. The Directorate shall uphold a culture of ethics, transparency and accountability in dealing with her stakeholders.

Professionalism. The Directorate shall uphold and promote high standards of expertise and professionalism in all her mandates.

Innovation. The Directorate shall endeavor to utilize the latest and most appropriate technology in achieving its objectives.

Integrity. The Directorate shall promote, uphold and sustain social and ethical responsibility.

Self Development. The Directorate shall endeavor to provide opportunities for self development to her staff.

Process. The Directorate shall endeavor to ensure that laid down guidelines are strictly adhered to.

Responsibility. The Directorate shall define a process for achieving and improving quality.

2.4  Scope

This policy and its procedures shall apply to all its campuses and institutes.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Directorate of Academic Quality Assurance was established in 2014. The office is responsible for coordinating all the following specific responsibilities:-

Conducting and developing pedagogic practices across the University;

Provide guidance in development and implementation of internal and external academic quality assurance procedures and practices in the University;

Ensure that graduates have attained skills, knowledge and competencies that are valued by stakeholders;

Identify internal and external standards and criteria consistent with internationally recognized standards for academic quality assurance at the University;

Facilitate development of a culture of continuous quality improvement to achieve academic excellence;

Assist Faculties, Schools and Institutes in maintaining and developing quality academic programmes through enhanced support processes.

2.  Student complaint.

Students unattended lectures, or any other complaints, observations, compliments, and suggestions on matters of academics can be channeled through the contact below:

CellPhone No. 0721-509934

Quality our Target

Upcoming Events

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No upcoming workshop

KISII UNIVERSITY IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE ITS

1st  ANNUAL MULTIDISCIPLINARY INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

THEME – RESEARCH,INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS(SDGs)

VENUE – KISII UNIVERSITY-LAW SCHOOL

DATES -  28th-29th  JUNE 2017

PREAMBLE

This year’s conference theme seeks to use a multidisciplinary approach in adressing reseach, innovations and Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs). Research in university is geared towards adressing underlying problems and seeks solutions for these problems. Research  and innovation therefore is key to adressing the 17 actions for Sustainable development Goals(SDGs). This conference aims at bringing to the academia and general public the various research activities and innovations that have been undertaken/developed by various researchers, in achieving the SDGs and therefore improving the quality of lives of communities. 

A call is now made for abstracts for paper/poster presentation for following Sub-themes.The abstract should not be more than 300 words and in Times Roman font 12

  • Environmental and Natural Resources
  • Education for sustainable development
  • Heritage and arts
  • Science and Technology
  • Trends and Changes in Agriculture
  • ICT and Innovations
  • Law,Politics and Human Rights
  • Climate Change
  • Gender issues
  • Socio-Economics, entrepreneurship
  • Health
  • Governance , democracy, citizen participation and civil rights
  • Foreign policy and international relations
  • Research, Innovations and Partnership
  • Sustainable Tourism

 

  • IMPORTANT DATES
  • CONFERENCE CHARGES
  • 5th May  2017.  Deadline for abstract submission
  • 19th May 2017.   Communication of Accepted Abstracts
  • 9th June 2017. Deadline for submission of full papers
  •  28th- 29th  June  2017.  Conference 
  •  27th September 2017.  Release of Book of Abstracts.
  • 11th  November 2017 Release of Conference Proceedings.
  • East Africa students:                Kshs  5000
  • East Africa Participants            Kshs  8,000                 
  • International:  students             USD   100
  • International Participants:         USD   200

To be  paid to:

  • Bank:                                 Kenya Commercial Bank
  • Branch:                              Kisii Town
  • Account Title:                     Kisii University – Attention Conference 2017
  • Account No:                       1151310557
  • Bank Swift Code:                KCBLKENX

The abstracts to be e-mailed to both:

researchconference@kisiiuniversity.ac.ke / research@kisiiuniversity.ac.ke

Not later than 5th May 2017

For further information please visit Our website :  www.kisiiuniversity.ac.ke

Tel: +254773452323

E-MAIL  : linetk@kisiiuniversity.ac.ke / lagasa@kisiiuniversity.ac.ke