Dr. Tirth Ram - Vineet
Office No. A/1/92
College of Engineering controls Quality Assurance (QA) activities through Vice Dean, Academic Development, and Quality. Each program has a quality committee to supervise and execute quality activities in their departments. The Vice Deanship of Academic Development and Quality plays the pivotal role in ensuring the consistency of the system and processes among all departments. The Vice Deanship will receive from QA units reports, requirements, KPIs and benchmarks for review by the concerned committees before further submission.
The QA committees aim to apply the principles and methods of continuous quality management and contribute to enhance quality in a dynamic academic context within each department. QA committees of all departments follows the same guidelines and principles regardless of whether they deliver programs accredited by NCAAA, ABET or other accrediting bodies.
Quality Assurance Organization Chart
Tasks and responsibilities of Academic Development & Quality Unit
Apply the principles of quality assurance based on the standards of International/National Accreditation bodies’.
Ensure that the requirements for program accreditation are fulfilled.
Assure a systematic implementation of the curriculum or programs, best utilization of learning resources, optimal educational management, and monitor the outcomes of the academic programs.
Ensure the implementation of a quality program in accordance with appropriate national and international accreditation standards.
Prepare and submit applications for International/National Accreditations.
Participate in International/National Rankings.
Support in management of virtual Quality Assurance Portal ‘Jadeer’.
Identify gaps in the program, curriculum, assessment, and evaluation to suggest the necessary improvement plans to QA committees.
Ensure and enforce quality culture among all programs.
Assist in preparation, review and approval of new curriculums and programs.
Assist in functioning of External Advisory Boards.
Vice Dean, Academic Development & Quality Unit (AD&QU).
Head, AD&QU, appointed by the Dean, College of Engineering.
Quality Coordinators, one from each Program to support the AD&QU activities at Program level.
Dr. Salem Algarni, Vice Dean, Academic Development & Quality Unit
Ph: +966 17 2418 894
Fax: +966 17 2418 152
Dr. Vineet Tirth, Head, Academic Development & Quality Unit
Dr. Abhilash Edacherian, Quality Coordinator, Mechanical Engineering Department
Dr. Mohamed Hechmi Elouni, Quality Coordinator, Civil Engineering Department
Dr. Moutaz Aldrdery, Quality Coordinator, Chemical Engineering Department
Dr. Mohamed Abbas, Quality Coordinator, Electrical Engineering Department
Dr. Shaik Dawood Abdul Khadar, Quality Coordinator, Industrial Engineering Department
Quality Documents Repository
Ministry of education, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Council of Engineers
KKU strategic plan 2016-2020
Useful Guidelines for Faculty
Useful Guidelines for Students