On the morning of April 7, 2018, in Hanoi City, the Center for Educational Quality Accreditation (KĐCLGD) – Association of Vietnam Universities and Colleges (CĐHCĐVN) coordinated with the Academy of Journalism and Communication. Organizing the opening of the official survey to serve the external assessment of the Academy of Journalism and Communication according to the university quality assessment standards of the Ministry of Education and Training.
Attend the opening ceremony:
On the side of the Education Quality Accreditation Center, there was Associate Professor, PhD. Nguyen Phuong Nga – Center Director; Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan – Chief of Central Office, and MSc. Tong Thanh Trung, Center specialist.
On the side of the external expert evaluation team was Prof. Dr. Science. Banh Tien Long – Head of Delegation; MSc. Dinh Tuan Dung – Union Secretary; Prof.Dr. Nguyen Cong Khan – Permanent member; GS. Dr. Nguyen Quang Dong and Associate Professor. Dr. Nguyen Van Uyen is a member of the Evaluation Delegation.
On the side of the Academy of Journalism and Communication, there was Associate Professor, PhD. Truong Ngoc Nam – Director of the Academy, Associate Professor Dr. Luu Van An – Deputy Director of the Academy and Associate Professor Dr. Pham Huy Ky – Deputy Director of the Academy; Executive Committee of the Trade Union, Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, Heads of Departments, Committees, Faculties, and Subjects under the Academy, members of the Self-Evaluation Council, representatives of lecturers, employers, former learners and student.
Associate Professor, PhD. Truong Ngoc Nam – Academy Director, Chairman of the Self-Evaluation Council presented an overview report on the Academy’s activities, which emphasized the strengths and opportunities – challenges for the Academy and solutions to improve the quality of education and meet the needs of society.
The QSCT round to serve the assessment was conducted from April 7, 2018 to April 11, 2018. The team of experts from the GGN conducted a survey, researched documents, and interviewed employers; former learner; learner; Academy Leadership Board; Leaders of mass organizations, faculties, departments, centers, functional departments, and lecturer representatives; surveys to collect feedback from stakeholders, appraisal of graduates’ employment status via direct phone calls with graduates, and visits to Academy facilities to verify the information according to the Academy’s self-assessment report, thereby providing recommendations to help the Academy improve and improve quality.
The closing ceremony of the KSCT round to serve the evaluation of the Academy of Journalism and Communication was held on April 11, 2018. At the Closing Ceremony of the KSCT, Head of the External Evaluation Expert Team, Prof. Dr. Banh Tien Long presented the preliminary report on the results of assessing the quality of education at the Academy of Journalism and Communication. The report clearly stated the strengths of the Academy and the delegation’s recommendations for the Academy to promote its strengths and overcome shortcomings with the aim of continuously improving quality.
Absorbing the recommendations of the Evaluation Expert Team in the preliminary report on the results of educational quality assessment, Representative of the Academy’s Board of Directors, Associate Professor, PhD. Luu Van An presented a summary of the plan to promote the strengths of the Academy and possible solutions to implement the recommendations of the Evaluation Delegation.
At the end of the closing session, the Director of the Center for Educational Quality Assessment – Vietnam Association of Educational Quality Assessment, Head of the Expert Evaluation Team and Director of the Academy signed the minutes of completion of the official survey to serve the quality assessment of the Academy.