Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) was established, in Riphah International University, in Oct 2009 by Higher Education Commission (HEC) with a mandate to monitor, quality of education through a well-structured feedback mechanism. The feedback is obtained from the current and ex-students, faculty, and employers. Since its inception, QEC worked at a high pace, created conducive environments to increase acceptability in the faculties towards the QEC mechanism.
QEC organized several awareness seminars in the university for the program team members, faculty and senior management on quality assurance, preparation of self-assessment reports. Director QEC has attended several national and international events to represent Riphah International University and learn and share good practices with national and international counterparts.
QEC is a progressive and dynamic department striving to achieve distinctions in Quality Circles.
To Develop Riphah International University as a centre of excellence by continuously enhancing the quality of education and research.
“We are committed to make Riphah International University, a center of excellence for Quality Education in all Faculties through enabling environments, adaptive academic mechanisms and competent faculty, with emphasis on inculcation of Islamic Ethical Values and continual improvements “.
Director: Brig (R) Engr. Salim Ahmed Khan SI(M)
Salim Ahmed Khan is a graduate of Mechanical Engineering (production) from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore (session 1971-75). M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering from NUST (session 93-95). Served in the Army Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering for 31 years and retired as Brigadier, decorated with Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Military), worked on academic, maintenance, production and quality assignments throughout his career in the army. His last assignment was as Deputy Chairman, Heavy Industries Taxila, Taxila Cantonment, where he contributed towards the production and quality assurance of the war machines for the country.
He is working as Director Quality Enhancement Cell since 2010 and has been able to win laurels for the university. He has developed excellent working relations with Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan. He is nominated as Institutional Performance Evaluator by the HEC to conduct audits of the public and private sector universities. He has represented Riphah International University at national and international platforms with distinction.
Manager: Dr. Fawad Sadiq
Having over a decade of professional experience, Dr Fawad Sadiq has done BSc in Computer Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore. He holds MS and PhD degrees in Engineering Management from the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad. He is a qualified ISO 9001 QMS Lead Auditor. He has published research papers in Innovation Management in reputed International Journals and has presented work related to Quality Assurance in International Conferences. His expertise includes ISO 9001 Quality Management System implementation and assessment in Higher Education Institutes, Quality Assurance in Higher Education Institutes, Technology and Innovation Management. He is working in Quality Enhancement Cell since 2014.
Data Analyst: Mr. Qammer Rehman
Mr Qammer Rehman Abbasi is associated with Quality Enhancement Cell, Riphah International University since 2009. He has done Master of Philosophy in Statistics from Riphah International University and has over ten years of professional experience at different positions in Quality Management.
Asst. Manager (LHR): Mr. Jalal Ud Din
Mr. Jalal Ud Din has done MBA from Hailey College of Banking & Finance, Punjab UniversityHe has over 11 years of professional experience in different organizations in Pakistan. His last assignment was in TUV Austria Bureau of Inspection & Certification (Pvt) Ltd as Assistant Manager Scheme.
Asst. Manager (FSD): Mr. Shabeeb Ahmed Gill
Mr Shabeeb Ahmed Gill has seven years of experience in academia and industry related to management and teaching. He has done B.Sc in Mathematics, Statistics, and Economics, MPA from G.C University Faisalabad, MPhil in Business Administration from NCBA&E Lahore, and currently pursuing a Ph.D. degree in Business Administration from G.C University Faisalabad. He has published research papers in international journals and presented conference papers at international conferences. He is a qualified ISO 21001 EOMS Lead Auditor. His professional experience ranges from quality assurance in Higher Education and research experience in organizational system performance and entrepreneurship.
QEC Officer: Mr. Shujaat Ali Khan
Management Trainee Officer: Mr. Muhammad Ikram
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