QAAC Responsibilities

The Quality Assurance and Accreditation Center (QAAC) is in charge of monitoring and processing the accreditation of all programs leading to academic degrees, applications of new programs, maintaining student capacity for existing programs, and ensuring the compliance of the university and all its academic programs to the general and specialized criteria set by the Jordanian Accreditation and Quality Assurance Commission of Higher Education Institutes (AQACHEI). All undergraduate and graduate programs offered at PSUT are accredited by AQACHEI. Moreover, QAAC provides supplemental services to PSUT's Schools in pursuing and following-up with international accreditations and quality assurance frameworks.

  • Preparing the university’s quality and accreditation manual and supervising the preparation and documentation of the procedures manuals, ensuring that they are distributed within the university, and monitoring their update and development.
  • Assisting in the management and supervision of quality assurance committees and related work teams within the Schools and departments.
  • Promoting the application of local and international accreditation standards, and facilitating coordination with the concerned academic departments and administrative units to monitor the application of both general and private accreditation standards.
  • Monitoring all matters related to general and private accreditation between the university and the Jordanian AQACHEI.
  • Providing effective mechanisms for managing and measuring institutional and functional performance and assisting to deploy those mechanisms, as well as ensuring the continuous improvement of all the university's work and operations to ensure high quality standards.
  • Arranging and facilitating visits from external audit teams, in coordination with the relevant departments of the university, the Jordanian AQACHEI and any other internal and external evaluation and accreditation bodies.
  • Providing all necessary reports and statistics, in addition to providing the decision-makers with any necessary databases.
  • Cooperating with local and international partner organizations to share experiences in the field of quality and accreditation system development.