Signing of MoU on Education Quality Assurance among Taiwan, Japan and Thailand and attending ‘The 2017 Forum on Transformation of Higher Education and Internationalization of Teaching Quality Assurance’ in Taipei, Taiwan
24 November 2017 | Taiwan
On 24th November 2017, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Namon Jeerungsuwan, the Director of ONESQA served as a speaker in ‘The 2017 Forum on Transformation of Higher Education and Internationalization of Teaching Quality Assurance’ at Taipei Howard Plaza hotel, Taipei, Taiwan and signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Education Quality Assurance with Dr. Shen-Li Fu, Chairman of Taiwan Assessment and Evaluation Association (TWAEA) and Dr. Kyosuke Nagata, President of Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA). The objectives of this MoU will endeavor to promote cooperation on education quality assurance among the three parties on the basis of mutual benefit. The agreement aimed to enhance their understanding and accepting the process and quality assurance systems among the three agencies that will ensure the quality of higher education. Furthermore, the three agencies would like to cooperate to enhance the recognition of their agencies in Japan, Thailand and Taiwan respectively through collaborating activities such as staff exchange to learn QA system and processes from each other and exchanging and sharing assessors’ experiences to strengthen the quality assessment system or to assure institutions’ standard.
On 25th November 2017, the representatives from ONESQA attended the consultation meeting with Ms. Shu-Yuan Wu, Secretary General of TWAEA and Ms. Hui-Ling Lin, Director of Assessment and Research Units on the cooperation programme on joint research on higher education on the topic of ‘Student’s Learning Satisfaction’. The joint research will collect data from learners in higher education in Taiwan, Japan and Thailand. The three collaborating agencies will analyze and summarize the results together in order to identify and share good practices on the subject among them.