AKU-IED’s Master’s programme receives highest accreditation from NACTE
Karachi: National Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (NACTE), prestigious division of Higher Education Commission awarded highest ‘W’ category accreditation to Aga Khan University Institute for Educational Development’s (AKU-IED) Master of Education (MEd) degree programme. MEd programme is first and only master’s level programme to receive such ranking in country.
NACTE is renowned for its rigorous requirements and evaluation criteria, hence programme underwent thorough examination. This accreditation establishes AKU-IED as a top school for teacher education by recognising programme’s exceptional quality, rigorous curriculum, qualified faculty and cutting-edge facilities.
Dr Farid Panjwani Dean of AKU-IED said, “We are honoured to receive this accreditation from NACTE which demonstrates our dedication to offering education that satisfies highest standards of excellence.”
MEd programme is intended to provide teachers with advanced training in curriculum creation, teaching methods assessment, research and leadership. Programme also aims to improve professional competence of educators and equip them to meet evolving demands of education sector. Dr Muhammad Memon Chairperson of NACTE said, “AKU-IED has always been at forefront of providing innovative and high-quality teacher education.
Published in The Daily National Courier, May, 04 2023