Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) Visit & Accreditation.
By Marlina Ramli
Faculty of Medicine Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) welcomed the accreditation panel members from the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) on the 4 – the 9th February 2018. The panel members which included Prof Datuk Dr Abd Razzak Mohd Said, Prof Dr Nabishah Mohamad, Prof Dr Jamiyah Hassan, Prof Dr Nordin Simbak, Dr Wan Shihabudin Wan Mamat and Puan Roslina Abdullah conducted the audit on the Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) programme.
During the 5-day visit, besides reviewing and auditing the MBBS programs documents, the panel members also visited Sungai Buloh and Selayang Campuses as well as the Sungai Buloh and Selayang Hospitals. Besides inspecting the educational and students’ facilities in both campuses and hospitals, productive interviews and engaging discussions were also held with staffs and students to ensure compliance with the criteria set by MQA especially in terms of safety, health teaching and learning.
As a result of the visit, the MBBS programme conducted by UiTM has continued to successfully attain the Full MQA Accreditation till the year 2023.
Photography by Wan Ridhuan