Objetivu husi enkontru ne’e maka atu aprezenta strutura foun (hanesan prezidente konsellu diretivu no Diretur Ezekutivu) ba instituisaun akreditadu sira no prinsipal husi enkontru ne’e mos atu hato’o informasaun ba preparasaun akreditasaun programatiku ne’ebe sei hala’o iha fulan setembru tinan 2016.
Durante enkontru ne’ebé hala’o husi oras tuku 02.30 to tuku 05.30 ne’e ativu tebes husi parte instituisaun sira kona-ba preparasaun akreditasaun programatiku ne’ebe sei hala’o iha fulan setembru tinan ida ne’e. kontinuasaun husi enkontru ne’e maka sei halo visita ba instituisaun sira tuir ajenda ne’ebé maka prepara husi ANAAA.
2014 February 20th: Ministry of Education-Dili, Press Release: Institutional Accreditation Results of UNDIL and UNITAL
As a full-member of the ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN), the National Agency for Academic Assessment and Accreditation (NAAAA) participated for the 3rd times since it became a full member in 2010 for this global network conference which was held for 2 days; from 10th – 11th October, and Roundtable meeting for full members at 12th October 2012 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The forum themed - 'Building Regional Confidence towards Harmonizing Higher Education of the ASEAN Plus Three Countries'- was attended by the representatives of quality assurance agencies, higher education institutions and ministries from the ASEAN Plus Three and ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN) member countries and MQA's quality partners as well as local participants from the higher education institutions. The two-day program was officiated by the Honorable Minister of Higher Education Malaysia, Yang Berhormat Dato' Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin.
hosting Agency for the events was the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA),
where this time Timor-Leste has 4 representatives to participate in this
The participants from Timor-Leste are:
1. Ms. Dirce Belo (Quality Officer, NAAAA)
2. Mrs. Elsa Maria Correia (National Director of National Directorate of Higher Education)
3. Mr. Urbanus Bunga Lolon (Rector of ICR, Dili)
4. Mr. Miguel Maia (IQA Unit, National University of Timor Lorosa’e)
The main objectives of this year’s conference are:
i). to serve as a platform of exchanges in exploring the commonalities of higher education quality frameworks among the ASEAN+ 3 countries;
produce a set of principle statements for a national quality assurance
framework which serve as an advisory document to facilitate harmonization of
higher education among the ASEAN+ 3 countries.
Apart from being member of AQAN,
Timor Leste (NAAAA/ANAAA) is also member of the Asia-Pacific Quality Assurance
Network (APQN), the network of quality assurance in Asia Pacific region, and
the International Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education INQAAHE, the
global network for quality assurance.
As accredited higher educations institutions (HEIs), all nine (9) accredited HEIs in Timor-Leste have submitted their 2012 Annual Progress Report on 31 May 2012. And as the continuity of this process, NAAAA will make a pre-review towards all submitted documents in order to check the completeness of those submitted documents prior to any further processes.
To facilitate and add credibility to the process, it was decided to contract external reviewers/panels of international experts to assist the national reviewer in undertaking the 2012 Annual Progress Reports. Unlike the previous years, this year the panels has comprised of three panels; 2 international external reviewers; Prof. Dr. Hazman Shah Abdullah from Malaysia and Dr. Michael Tomlinson from TEQSA, Australia; and 1 national reviewer; Ms. Dirce Belo, the Quality Officer of NAAAA.
Further to the submission of the APR 2012 documents, a site visit should be conducted to confirm the content of the reports submitted. Therefore, the site visits have been conducted on 4th – 13 September 2012 to all 9 accredited HEIs located in Dili, Gleno, and Baucau.
Based on these submitted documents and the site visits conducted, the panels will then come with a formal report of feedbacks to be disseminated to those HEIs.
The hosting Agency for the events was the Tertiary Education Quality & Standards Agency (TEQSA - Australia). Mr. Abrão dos Santos, the Executive Director was representing NAAAA to participate in this global event.
1. to share good practices in QA of
institutions and QA agencies;
2. to share experiences on assuring quality in higher education through External Quality Assurance (EQA) & Internal Quality Assurance (IQA);
3. To enhance global cooperation amongst QA agencies;
The INQAAHE forum is open for members of INQAAHE, AfriQAN, ANQAHE, APQN, ASEAN, AQAAIW, AQAN, CAMES, CANQA, CANQATE, CEENQA, EAQAN, ENAEEE, ENQA, ECA, and RIACES.
Apart from being member of APQN, Timor Leste (NAAAA / ANAAA) is also member of ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN) the network of quality assurance in South East Asia region and International Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education INQAAHE, the global network for quality assurance.