On February 9, 2022, the External Evaluation Expert Team (DGN), established by the Center for Educational Quality Accreditation (KĐCLGD) – Association of Vietnam Universities and Colleges (CTĐHCĐVN), conducted a Official survey (KSCT) to serve the evaluation of 03 training programs (CTDT): Information Technology major, Control and Automation Engineering major and Business Administration major at university level of Sao Do University .
The opening ceremony of the KSCT period was held on the morning of February 9, 2022 at Sao Do University. Attending the opening ceremony, there was Associate Professor, PhD. Nguyen Phuong Nga – Director of the Center for Education and Training – Vietnam Association of Community Councils. On the side of the Expert Evaluation Team, there was Associate Professor, PhD. Tran Thi Ha – Former Director – Department of Higher Education – Ministry of Education and Training, Head of the Evaluation Delegation; Associate Professor, PhD. Nguyen Van Uyen – Head of Quality Accreditation Department – Education Quality Accreditation Center – Vietnam Association of General Education Programs, Standing member and members of the external evaluation team of 03 training programs at Sao Do University.
On the side of Sao Do University, there was Dr. Dinh Van Nhuong – Principal, Chairman of the SA Council; Dr. Nguyen Thi Kim Nguyen – Vice Principal, Vice Chairman of the SA Council; Dr. Do Van Dinh – Vice Principal; MSc. Pham Van Kien – Deputy Dean, in charge of the Faculty of Information Technology, Vice Chairman of the SA Council; along with members of 03 Self-Evaluation Councils of 03 training programs, specialized groups, representatives of unions and units of Sao Do University.
Immediately after the opening ceremony of the KSCT, the team of external assessment experts from 03 survey programs immediately started work. The delegation conducted surveys, researched documents, and interviewed employers; former learner; learner; School Leaders; Leaders of mass organizations, faculties, departments, centers, functional departments, and lecturer representatives; Collect feedback from stakeholders; phone to assess the employment status of graduates; Observe the facilities, laboratories, practice rooms and departments of 03 training programs at Sao Do University to verify the information in the self-assessment report of 03 training programs of the University.
The closing ceremony of the KSCT round to serve the evaluation of 03 training programs at Sao Do University was held at 2:00 p.m. on February 13, 2022. At the Closing Ceremony, Associate Professor, PhD. Tran Thi Ha, Head of the external evaluation expert team, presented the preliminary report on the results of quality assessment of 03 training programs of Sao Do University. The report of the Evaluation Team clearly stated the school’s strengths; At the same time, the Evaluation Delegation made recommendations for the School to promote the strengths and overcome the shortcomings of the 03 training programs with the aim of continuously improving the training quality of the School.
Absorbing the recommendations of the Evaluation Expert Team in the Preliminary Report on the results of quality assessment of 03 training programs of Sao Do University, Dr. Dinh Van Nhuong – Principal, Chairman of the SA Council, affirmed that the School will have specific and feasible plans and solutions to implement the recommendations of the SA Expert Team.
At the end of the closing session, the Director of the Center for Educational Quality Evaluation – Vietnam Community Program Association, Head of the evaluation expert team and Principal of Sao Do University jointly signed the minutes of completion of the evaluation period to serve the evaluation of 03 training programs of the school. After the closing session, the Delegation of Evaluation experts continued to work internally until February 15, 2022, ending the period of inspection to serve the evaluation of 03 training programs of Sao Do University.
Some pictures of the activities of the Evaluation Team during the official survey: