Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC)

1 Introduction
2 Vision
3 Mission
4 Objective/Goals
5 Downloads
6 Contact Us
7 Programme Teams
8 Assessment Teams
1 Introduction

Realizing the challenges to be faced in the field of higher education during 21st century, impact of globalization and the need for knowledge based economy the Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture, Multan established the Quality Enhancement Cell in 2016. The QEC believes that the issue of quality enhancement cannot be separated from the quest of excellence. Quality Assurance (QA) is “the means by which an institution can guarantee with confidence and certainty, that the standards and quality of its educational provision are being maintained and enhanced.” (Higher Education Funding Council, UK).

2 Vision

QEC aims to strengthen the higher education at MNS-University of Agriculture Multan by setting up an exemplary Quality Assurance mechanism that shall be congruent with the national and international practices.

3 Mission

QEC is committed to assure and enhance the quality of higher education at Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture, Multan with respect to good teaching strategies, sound infrastructure, and outcome based education, positive students’ perception, valid programs assessment tools and a learning environment conducive to research activities.

4 Objective/Goals
  • To pursue the progress of the corrective actions highlighted in the Self-Assessment Report (SAR) by the  relative departments.
  •  To scrutinize the current status of educational provision at the level of department by holding meetings  with the Program & Assessment Team.
  •  To know whether the curriculum, subject and teaching and other staff development, research and other academic activities are followed as per the HEC criteria.
  • To nurture the respective departments for getting accreditation reports and certificates from the councils directed by Higher Education Commission.
  • To collect data through feedback and suggestions forms and course outlines/plans from the respective departments.
  •  To steer training session on regular basis for the Programs and Assessment Team to ensue awareness regarding self-assessment ways.
  • To seriously observe the data and define recommendations in consultation with the respective Chairperson /Head/ In-charge of the department.
  • To confirm whether Institutional efficiency and Performance Evaluation Standards (IPES) devised for the betterment of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) are in accordance with the HEC directions.
  • To ensure that the institute follows and abides by the rules & regulations set by HEC with respect of faculty hiring, admission to MS/M.Phil and Ph.D programs. Plagiarism checking service by adopting  best  related software.
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6 Contact Us

Phone : 061-9201684

Email: qec@mnsuam.edu.pk

7 Programme Teams

 

Sr. 

Name of Department

Name of the Team Members

Designation

1

Horticulture

Prof. Dr. Ishtiaq A. Rajwana

Dr. Muhammad Amin

Dr. Kashif Razzaq

Convener

Member

Secretary

2

Agronomy

Prof. Dr. Abdul Ghaffar

Dr. Fahim Nawaz

Mr. Mudassir Aziz

Convener

Member

Secretary

3

Soil & Environmental Science

Dr. Tanveer ul Haq

Dr. M.Baqir Hussain

Dr. Shakeel Ahmed

Convener

Member

Secretary

4

Plant Pathology

Dr. Nadeem Ahmed

Dr. Hassan Riaz

Mr. Asif Mehmood Arif

Convener

Member

Secretary

Entomology

Prof. Dr. Shafqat Saeed

Dr. Mirza Abdul Qayyum

Mr. Mudassir Ali

Convener

Member

Secretary

6

Plant Breeding & Genetics

Prof. Dr. Zulfiqar Ali

Dr. Abu Bakar Siddique

Convener

Secretary

7

Seed Science & Technology

Prof. Dr. M. Hammad Nadeem Tahir

Mr. Ali Sher

Convener

Secretary

8

Biotechnology

Dr. Ummara Waheed

Dr. Zulqarnain

Convener

Secretary

9

Food Science & Technology

Dr. Umar Farooq

Dr. Muhammad Shahbaz

Ms. Afshan Shafi

Convener

Member

Secretary

10

Veterinary & Animal Sciences

Dr. Muhamamd Asif Raza

Dr.  Asghar Abbas 

Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Ishtiaq

Convener

Member

Secretary

11

Agri-Business & Marketing & Applied Economics

Dr. Irfan Ahmed Baig

Dr. Samiullah

Mr. Manan Aslam

Convener

Member

Secretary

12

Computer Science & IT

Dr. Amir Hussain

Mr. Israr Ahmed

Mr. Adnan Altaf

Convener

Member

Secretary

13

Agricultural Engineering

Dr. Alamgir A. Khan

Dr. Sarfraz Hashim

Engr. Shahzad Ahmed

Convener

Member

Secretary

8 Assessment Teams

  1. Institute of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology

a) Plant Breeding and Genetics

Name Designation Address
Dr. Shafqat Saeed Professor Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences,  MNSUAM
Dr. Alamgir Akhtar Associate Professor Chairman, Department of  Agri-Engineering, MNSUAM
Dr. Tassawar Hussain Malik Director Research Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) Multan

b) Seed Science and Technology

Name Designation Address
Dr. Irfan Ahmad Baig Professor Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, MNSUAM
Dr. Umar Farooq Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Food Science and Technology, MNSUAM
Dr. Tassawar Hussain Malik Director Research Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) Multan

 

c) Biotechnology

Name Designation Address
Dr. M. Ashfaq               Professor Institute of Plant Protection, MNSUAM
Dr. Nasir Nadeem                     Associate Professor Department of Agri-Business and Applied Economics, MNSUAM
Dr. Waqas Malik Associate Professor Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Bahauddin Zakariya University,  Multan

 

       2. Institute of Plant Protection

a) Entomology

Name Designation Address
Dr. Zulfiqar  Ali                    Professor Institute of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, MNSUAM
Dr. Umar Farooq Associate Professor Department of Food Science and Technology, MSUAM
M. Ashraf Ansari Manager, Technical Support Syngenta Pak. Ltd. Multan

 

b) Plant Pathology

Name Designation Address
Dr. Irfan Ahmad Baig                     Professor Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, MNSUAM
Dr. Asif Raza Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Veterinary and  Animal Sciences, MNSUAM
Dr. Naveed Aslam Assistant Professor HoD of Plant Pathology, Islamia University, Bahawalpur

       3. Department of Agronomy

Name Designation Address
Dr. Ishtiaq A Rajwana                     Professor Pro Vice Chancellor, MNSUAM
Dr. Nasir Nadeem Associate Professor Department of Agri-Business and Applied Economics, MNSUAM
Dr. Naveed Afzal Senior Scientific Officer Central Cotton Research Institute (CCRI) Multan

 

       4. Department of Food Science and Technology

Name Designation Address
Dr. Irfan Ahmad Baig                    Professor Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, MNSUAM
Dr. Tanveer ul Haq Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences, MNSUAM
Mr. Sheikh Arif Mahmood Group Head Quality and R&D  Volka Foods, Multan

 

       5. Department of Horticulture

Name Designation Address
Dr. M. Ashfaq                       Professor Institute of Plant Protection, MNSUAM
Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Agronomy, MNSUAM
Dr. Aman ullah Malik Professor and Director    Institute of  Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad

 

       6. Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences

Name Designation Address
Dr. M. Ashfaq                   Professor Institute of Plant Protection, MNSUAM
Dr. Alamgir Akhtar Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Agri-Engineering, MNSUAM
Dr. Ehsan ul Haq General Manager Quality Control Yaqoob Group of Companies, Multan

 

       7. Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics

Name Designation Address
Dr. Zulfiqar Ali                Professor Institute of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, MNSUAM
Dr. Tanveer ul Haq Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences, MNSUAM
Dr. Asghar Ali Assistant Professor Institute of Agri and Resource Economics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad

 

       8. Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

Name Designation Address
Dr. Ishtiaq A Rajwana                Professor Pro Vice Chancellor, MNSUAM
Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Agronomy, MNSUAM
Dr. Ayesha Afzal (for CS) Assistant Professor   Department of Computer Science, Air University, Multan
Dr. Nazeer A Zafar (for IT) Professor   Department of  Computer Science, COMSATS, Sahiwal

 

       9. Department of Agri-Business and Applied Economics

Name Designation Address
Dr. Shafqat Saeed                  Professor Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, MNSUAM
Dr. Asif Raza Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, MNSUAM
Dr. Abdul Ghafoor Assistant Professor   Institute of Business and Management Sciences, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad

 

       10. Department of Agri-Engineering

 

Name Designation Address
Dr. M. Hammad Nadeem                  Professor Chairman, Institute of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, MNSUAM
Dr. Umar Farooq Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Food Science and Technology, MNSUAM
Dr. Allah Bakhsh Professor   Dean, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad

 

       11. Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences

a) Poultry

Name Designation Address
Dr. Shafqat Saeed                  Professor Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, MNSUAM
Dr. Nasir Nadeem Associate Professor Department of Agri-Business and Applied Economics, MNSUAM
Dr. Tanveer Ahmad Associate Professor   HoD of Veterinary and Clinical Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University,  Multan

 

b) Fisheries and Aquaculture

Name Designation Address
Dr. Zulfiqar Ali                  Professor Institute of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, MNSUAM
Dr. Alamgir Akhtar Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Agri-Engineering, MNSUAM
Prof. Dr. Naeem Director  Institute of Pure and  Applied Biology, Bahauddin Zakariya University,  Multan

 

Staff Members

muhammad hammad

Muhammad Hammad Nadeem Tahir

Director QEC
Ali Raza Burana

Mr. Ali Raza Burana

Monitoring Officer
somiya ambreen, Deputy Registrar

Somiya Ambreen

Focal Person for QEC