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The Office of the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of Siliguri College was established in the year 2014. At present as per the guideline the Cell has thirteen members with the Principal as the Chairperson and the Director-member Secretary as the Coordinator of IQAC. Internal Quality Assurance Cell is working together with all the stakeholders to select the realistic parameters as well as monitoring the academic and administrative activities to develop attainable quality bench marks in the institution. The dream of the IQAC is to establish the institution as the richest center for knowledge and education in near future with the adoption of multidisciplinary and inter institutional approaches and providing wide variety of exposure with seminars, workshop, model competition, case studies and group discussion to the students
IQAC shall evolve mechanisms and procedures for:
  1. Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic, administrative and financial tasks
  2. The relevance and quality of academic and research programmes
  3. Equitable access to and affordability of academic programmes for various sections of society
  4. Optimization and integration of modern methods of teaching and learning
  5. The credibility of evaluation procedures
  6. Ensuring the adequacy, maintenance and functioning of the support structure and services
  7. Research sharing and networking with other institutions in India and abroad
Some of the functions expected of the IQAC are:
  1. Development and application of quality benchmarks/parameters for various academic and administrative activities of the institution
  2. Facilitating the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive to quality education and faculty maturation to adopt the required knowledge and technology for participatory teaching and learning process
  3. Arrangement for feedback response from students, parents and other stakeholders on quality-related institutional processes
  4. Dissemination of information on various quality parameters of higher education
  5. Organization of inter and intra institutional workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles
  6. Documentation of the various programmes /activities leading to quality improvement
  7. Acting as a nodal agency of the Institution for coordinating quality-related activities, including adoption and dissemination of best practices
  8. Development and maintenance of institutional database through MIS for the purpose of maintaining/enhancing the institutional quality
  9. Development of Quality Culture in the institution
  10. Preparation of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) as per guidelines and parameters of NAAC, to be submitted to NAAC
IQAC will facilitate/contribute:
  1. Ensure heightened level of clarity and focus in institutional functioning towards quality enhancement
  2. Ensure internalization of the quality culture
  3. Ensure enhancement and coordination among various activities of the institution and institutionalize all good practices
  4. Provide a sound basis for decision-making to improve institutional functioning
  5. Act as a dynamic system for quality changes in HEIs
  6. Build an organized methodology of documentation and internal communication

 

Composition of IQAC

Chairperson

Dr. Sujit Ghosh

Principal, Siliguri College

Director

Dr. Prabir Kumar Manna

IQAC, Siliguri College

Members
  • Dr. Prabir Kumar Guha, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Mr. Swapan Kr. Ghosh, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Dr. Nima Doma Lama, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Mr. Samir Saha, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Dr. Ajay Shaw, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Dr. Ajit De, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Dr. Tanusree Biswas, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Dr. Rita Som Paul, Associate Professor, Siliguri College
  • Mr. Prem Kumar Bardewa, ADM, Darjeeling
  • Mr. Anabil Dutta, SDO, Mirik