SHARE National Workshop on the Impact of Regional Quality Assurance Standards on Higher Education in Malaysia
The SHARE National Workshop on the Impact of Regional Quality Assurance Standards on Higher Education in Malaysia was held at the Renaissance Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on 20 September 2017. The Workshop was held to disseminate the ASEAN Quality Assurance Framework to a Malaysian audience.
86 representatives from the ASEAN Secretariat, Higher Education Institutions, Professional Industry Bodies, the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and the Malaysian Qualifications Agency attended the one day event. The objectives of the workshop were raising awareness and facilitating a better understanding on the state of development of the regional QA framework (AQAF) among the higher education community; analysing the existing external QA structures at national levels against the background of regional standards as laid down in the AQAF; discussing with ministries, university leadership, quality assurance staff at universities and agencies the relevance and possible consequences of the regional framework on national regulations and practices.