Capital University of Science and Technology

Membership Type: Observer
Email: qec@cust.edu.pk
Year in which Organisation/Agency commenced operations: 2015

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Title: Dr.
First Name: Mansoor
Surname: Ahmed
Job Title: Vice Chancellor
Phone: 0092-51-4486706
Fax: 0092-51-4486705
Email Id: mansoor@cust.edu.pk

Nominated Contact Person (if different from CEO)

Title: Mr.
First Name: Fida
Surname: Hussain
Job Title: Director QEC
Phone: 0514486716
Email Id: qec@cust.edu.pk

Organisation Details

Capital University of Science and Technology
Address: Capital University of Science & Technology, Islamabad Expressway, Kahuta Road, Zone-V, Islamabad.
Pakistan
Pakistan
Website: www.cust.edu.pk

Additional Contacts

Name 1: Mr. Umair Manzoor
Email 1: qec@cust.edu.pk

Criteria Requirements for Full Member

1 Criterion: Nature of the operations of the agency:
Measure: The agency is responsible for reviews at institutional or programme level of post-secondary
education institutions or post-secondary quality assurance agencies
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
2 Criterion: Mission statement and objectives:
Measure: The agency has formulated a mission statement and objectives which are consistent with the nature of the agency
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
3 Criterion: Agency staff, Numbers, Profile, Roles:
Measure: The profile of the staff is consistent with the Mission Statement
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
4 Criterion: Profile of reviewers:
Measure: The profile of the reviewers is consistent with the Mission Statement
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
5 Criterion: Independence:
Measure: The judgements and recommendations of the agency’s reports cannot be changed by third parties
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
6 Criterion: Resources:
Measure: The agency has sufficient resources to run its operations in accordance with its mission statement and objectives
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
7 Criterion: External quality assurance criteria and processes:
Measure: The description of the processes and criteria applied should be transparent and publicly available and normally include:
self evaluation, site visit, public report and follow-up measure
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members
8 Criterion: Quality assurance:
Measure: The description of the processes and criteria applied should be transparent and publicly available and normally include:
self evaluation, site visit, public report and follow-up measure
Description: Applicable Only For Full Members

Criteria Requirements for Institutional Member

Institutional Member Criteria:
Measure: Institutional Members are institutions of higher education in the region that are in good standing with the relevant quality assurance agency if one exists.
Proof of recognition as a Higher Education Institution: Capital University of Science & Technology is established by a federal charter and vested with the authority to award degrees at various levels in all disciplines. It has been recognized by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. Proof is provided in the attachment.
Proof of the organisation’s good standing with the local QA agency: Proof is provided in the attachment.

Criteria Requirements for Associate Member

Associate Member Criteria:
Measure:Associate Members are organisations with a major interest and active involvement in evaluation, accreditation and quality assurance in higher education, but without the responsibility for assuring the quality of institutions, education programs, or external quality assurance agencies
Applicable Only For Associate Members

Criteria Requirements for Intermediate Member

1 Criterion: Nature of the operations of the agency:
Measure: The agency is responsible for reviews at institutional or programme level of post-secondary education institutions or post-secondary quality assurance agencies
Description: Applicable Only For Intermediate Members
2 Criterion: Mission statement and objectives:
Measure: The agency has formulated a mission statement and objectives which are consistent with the nature of the agency
Applicable Only For Intermediate Members
3 Criterion: :
Proof of the organisation’s good standing with the local QA agency
Applicable Only For Intermediate Members

Criteria Requirements for Observer

Criterion For Observers:
Measure: APQN accepts as Observers organisations outside the Asia-Pacific region, including: external quality assurance agencies; institutions with a major interest in evaluation, accreditation and quality assurance in higher education; other regional networks that have major interests in and strong links with the region
Criteria Requirements for Observer: Applicable Only For Observers

Documentation and Fees

Additional Information: No additional information is required for my application
Upon approval of my application I agree to pay:
  • $500 (Initial Joining Fee: Full Member, Intermediate Member, Associate Member)
  • $200 Member Fee: Institutional Member
I will be applying for support for: Both Initial Joining Fee and Membership Fee

Documents Submitted









Proof of Recognition as Higher Education Institute.jpg
Proof of good standing with local QA.pdf





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