The Directorate of Academic Quality Assurance (DAQA) has the sole mandate of ensuring quality in all academic activities in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. The main objective is to ensure that all programmes offered are relevant and the support infrastructure is adequate as per the CUE regulations and standards.
The Directorate is currently continuing with the visits to various Campuses. The basis of the Audits is : i) The Commission for University Education standards and guidelines, ii) the Jomo Kenyatta University Statutes and the iii) JKUAT quality management systems Manual. In future, the Directorate will carry out quality Audits based on the revised internal quality assurance set standards and guidelines as stipulated in the Quality Assurance Handbook.
Areas to be audited include:
- Effective Teaching and Learning based on the Blooms Taxonomy
- Curriculum development
- Monitoring and Evaluation
- Tests and Measurements
- Internal and External Moderation of Examinations